Liver Transplantation

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Accepted Articles (Accepted, unedited articles published online and citable. The final edited and typeset version of record will appear in future.)

Edited By: John Lake and John Roberts

Impact Factor: 3.944

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2012: 5/26 (Transplantation); 11/199 (Surgery); 15/74 (Gastroenterology & Hepatology)

Online ISSN: 1527-6473

Associated Title(s): Clinical Liver Disease, Hepatology


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  1. Original Articles

    1. Diagnosis and management of biliary complications in pediatric living donor liver transplant recipients

      Flávia H Feier, Paulo Chapchap, Renata Pugliese, Eduardo A da Fonseca, Francisco C Carnevale, Airton M Moreira, Charles Zurstrassen, Aline C Santos, Irene K Miura, Vera Baggio, Adriana Porta, Teresa Guimarães, Helry Cândido, Marcel Benavides, Andre Godoy, Katia M. R. Leite, Gilda Porta, Mario Kondo and Joao Seda-Neto

      Accepted manuscript online: 23 APR 2014 10:58AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23896

  2. Letters to the Editor

    1. Re: Fate of Abstracts Presented at the 2004-2008 International Liver Transplantation Society Meetings

      Joel Durinka and Jorge Ortiz

      Accepted manuscript online: 23 APR 2014 10:57AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23895

  3. Original Articles

    1. Liver transplantation outcomes in Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders

      Mohamed A Chinnaratha, Uthayanan Chelvaratnam, Katherine A Stuart, Simone I Strasser, Geoffrey W McCaughan, Paul Gow, Leon A Adams, Alan J Wigg and on behalf Australia and New Zealand Liver Transplant Clinical Study Group

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 APR 2014 03:25AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23894

  4. Research Articles

    1. Iron induced oxidative rat liver injury after non-heart beating warm ischemia is mediated by TNFα and prevented by deferoxamine

      Xianwa Niu, Wen Hua Huang, Bastiaan De Boer, Luc Delriviere, Ling Jun Mou and Gary P Jeffrey

      Accepted manuscript online: 19 APR 2014 09:29PM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23893

  5. Original Articles

    1. Pilot study on high-intensity focused ultrasound ablation as a bridging therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma patients waitlisted for liver transplant

      Kenneth S H Chok, Tan To Cheung, Regina C L Lo, Ferdinand S K Chu, Simon H Y Tsang, Albert C Y Chan, William W Sharr, James Y Y Fung, Wing Chiu Dai, See Ching Chan, Sheung Tat Fan and Chung Mau Lo

      Accepted manuscript online: 18 APR 2014 02:10AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23892

    2. The long-term effect of childhood liver transplantation on body cell mass

      Looi Cheng Ee, Rebecca Joanne Hill, Kerrie Beale, Charlton Noble, Jonathan Fawcett and Geoffrey John Cleghorn

      Accepted manuscript online: 18 APR 2014 12:09AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23891

    3. Surgical site infection after liver re-transplantation: incidence and risk factors

      Harshal Shah, Walter C. Hellinger, Michael G. Heckman, Nancy Diehl, Jefree A. Shalev, Darrin L. Willingham, C. Burcin Taner, Dana K. Perry and Justin Nguyen

      Accepted manuscript online: 17 APR 2014 11:42PM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23890

    4. Etiology and mortality of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis in liver transplant recipients: A cohort study

      Cristina Pérez-Cameo, Víctor Vargas, Lluís Castells, Itxarone Bilbao, Isabel Campos-Varela, Joan Gavaldà, Albert Pahissa and Oscar Len

      Accepted manuscript online: 10 APR 2014 05:15AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23889

    5. New-Onset Cognitive Dysfunction Impairs the Quality of Life in Patients After Liver Transplantation

      Anita Blanka Tryc, Henning Pflugrad, Annemarie Goldbecker, Hannelore Barg-Hock, Christian P. Strassburg, Hartmut Hecker and Karin Weissenborn

      Accepted manuscript online: 8 APR 2014 03:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23887

    6. Perioperative Complications in Liver Transplantation Using Grafts from Donation after Cardiac Death: A Propensity-matched Study

      Xiongxiong Pan, Worapot Apinyachon, Wei Xia, Johnny C. Hong, Ronald W. Busuttil, Randolph H. Steadman and Victor W. Xia

      Accepted manuscript online: 8 APR 2014 03:49AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23888

  6. Editorial

    1. Portopulmonary Hypertension: Formidable Dual Threat versus Hopeful Dual Therapy

      Michael J. Krowka and Rodrigo Cartin-Ceba

      Accepted manuscript online: 8 APR 2014 03:43AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23885

    2. Late Hepatic Artery Thrombosis in Pediatric Liver Transplantation: An Incomplete story

      Amy Gallo and Carlos O. Esquivel

      Accepted manuscript online: 8 APR 2014 03:43AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23886

  7. Original Articles

    1. Pilot test of a patient decision aid about liver transplant organ quality

      Michael L. Volk, Meghan Roney and Angela Fagerlin

      Accepted manuscript online: 7 APR 2014 03:30AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23882

    2. Modification of Portal Venous Pressure by Olprinone in a Swine Partial Hepatectomy Model: Translational Research from Rats to Humans

      Kohta Iguchi, Etsuro Hatano, Kenya Yamanaka, Motohiko Sato, Gen Yamamoto, Yosuke Kasai, Tatsuya Okamoto, Masayuki Okuno, Kojiro Taura, Kyoko Fukumoto, Kazuyuki Ueno and Shinji Uemoto

      Accepted manuscript online: 3 APR 2014 11:20PM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23884

  8. Letters to the Editor

    1. Treatment of Persistent/Medically Refractory Covert Hepatic Encephalopathy with Molecular Adsorbent Recirculating System

      Michael D. Leise, Nelson Leung, Ziad El-Zoghby, Humberto C. Gonzalez Gonzalez, Jane H. Cerhan and Scott L. Nyberg

      Accepted manuscript online: 3 APR 2014 11:18PM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23883

  9. Original Articles

    1. Serum adipokine & inflammatory markers before and after liver transplantation in recipients with major cardiovascular events

      Kymberly D Watt, Chun Fan, Terry Therneau, Julie K Heimbach, Eric C Seaberg and Michael R Charlton

      Accepted manuscript online: 2 APR 2014 01:26AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23880

    2. Assessment of alcohol consumption in liver transplant candidates and recipients: the best combination among the tools available

      Salvatore Piano, Lucio Marchioro, Elisabetta Gola, Silvia Rosi, Filippo Morando, Marta Cavallin, Antonietta Sticca, Silvano Fasolato, Giovanni Forza, Anna Chiara Frigo, Mario Plebani, Giacomo Zanus, Umberto Cillo, Angelo Gatta and Paolo Angeli

      Accepted manuscript online: 2 APR 2014 01:21AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23881

    3. Decision making in Liver Transplantation--limited application of the Liver Donor Risk Index (LDRI)

      Leslie Mataya, Andrew Aronsohn, Richard Thistlethwaite and Lainie Friedman Ross

      Accepted manuscript online: 1 APR 2014 10:39PM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23879

    4. Comparison of the tolerance of hepatic ischemia reperfusion injury in living donors: Macrosteatosis versus microsteatosis

      Sangbin Han, Gaabsoo Kim, Sukkoo Lee, Choonhyuk David Kwon, Misook Gwak, Sanghoon Lee, Sangyun Ha, Cheolkeun Park, Justin Sangwook Ko and Jaewon Joh

      Accepted manuscript online: 31 MAR 2014 01:49AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23878

  10. Research Articles

    1. Hepatic venous congestion in living donor grafts in liver transplantation: Is there an effect on hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence?

      Suk-Won Suh, Jeong-Moo Lee, Tae You, YoungRok Choi, Nam-Joon Yi, Kwang-Woong Lee and Kyung-Suk Suh

      Accepted manuscript online: 25 MAR 2014 04:17AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23877

  11. Original Articles

    1. Liver Transplantation and cirrhotomimetic hepatocellular carcinoma: Classification and outcomes

      Erica F Clayton, Saloni Malik, Alexander Bonnel, Yifei Mu, Kim Olthoff, Abraham Shaked, Peter L Abt, Heather Peterman, K.Rajender Reddy, Shane Ottmann, Emma E Furth and Matthew H Levine

      Accepted manuscript online: 25 MAR 2014 04:17AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23876

    2. The Impact of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy on Survival in Candidates for Liver Transplantation

      Sachin Batra, Victor I Machicao, John S Bynon, Shivang Mehta, Rajasekhar Tanikella, Michael J. Krowka, Steven Zacks, James Trotter, Kari E. Roberts, Robert S. Brown, Steven M. Kawut, Michael B Fallon and for the Pulmonary Vascular Complications of Liver Disease Group

      Accepted manuscript online: 22 MAR 2014 04:06AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23875

    3. Aetiology and management of hepatic artery thrombosis after adult liver transplantation

      Moustafa Mabrouk Mourad, Chris Liosis, Bridget K Gunson, Hynek Mergental, John Isaac, Paolo Muiesan, Darius F Mirza, M Thamara P.R. Perera and Simon R Bramhal1

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 MAR 2014 12:11AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23874

  12. Research Articles

    1. Long-Term Follow-Up of portopulmonary hypertension patients after Liver Transplantation

      Saira Khaderi, Rashid Khan, Zeenath Safdar, Rise Stribling, John M Vierling, John A Goss and Norman L Sussman

      Accepted manuscript online: 20 MAR 2014 01:37AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23870

    2. The Role of cardiac catheterization and percutaneous coronary intervention in pre-operative assessment and management of patients prior to OLT

      Haripriya Maddur, Patrick D Bourdillon, Suthat Liangpunsakul, A Joseph Tector, Jonathan A Fridell, Marwan Ghabril, Marco A Lacerda, Charlotte Bourdillon, Changyu Shen and Paul Y Kwo

      Accepted manuscript online: 20 MAR 2014 01:31AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23873

  13. Original Articles

    1. Inferior long term outcome of liver-kidney transplantation from donation after cardiac death donors: Single center and OPTN analyses

      Hani M Wadei, Ilynn G. Bulatao, Thomas A. Gonwa, Martin L Mai, Mary Prendergast, Andrew P. Keaveny, Barry G. Rosser and C. Burcin Taner

      Accepted manuscript online: 20 MAR 2014 01:28AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23871

  14. Letters to the Editor

    1. El Gharbawy, Nour response to editors, Liver Transplantation

      Ramadan M. El Gharbawy and Bakr M. Nour

      Accepted manuscript online: 20 MAR 2014 12:58AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23869

  15. Original Articles

    1. MicroRNAs in bile of patients with biliary strictures after liver transplantation

      Tim O. Lankisch, Torsten Voigtländer, Michael P. Manns, Angelika Holzmann, Seema Dangwal and Thomas Thum

      Accepted manuscript online: 20 MAR 2014 12:54AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23872

    2. Intraoperative hemodialysis during liver transplantation: A decade of experience

      M.K. Nadim, W Ananthapanyasut, L Matsuoka, K Appachu, M Boyajian, L Ji, A Sedra and Y.S. Genyk

      Accepted manuscript online: 17 MAR 2014 01:10AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23867

  16. Letters from the Frontline

    1. Use gastrojugular shunt as a less invasive portal systemic shunt before liver transplantation

      Gao Feng, Chen Jing, Zeng Qian, Guan Jun and Huang Danni

      Accepted manuscript online: 17 MAR 2014 12:10AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23866

  17. Original Articles

    1. Recurrence of primary sclerosing cholangitis in pediatric liver transplant recipients

      Veena L. Venkat, Sarangarajan Ranganathan, George V. Mazariegos, Qing Sun and Rakesh Sindhi

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 MAR 2014 11:59PM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23868

  18. Letters from the Frontline

    1. Wow, that Portal Vein is Small: Preventing Portal Vein Thrombosis in Liver Transplantation of Small Children

      M.J. Englesbe, A.K. Mathur, S.A. Waits and J.C. Magee

      Accepted manuscript online: 12 MAR 2014 04:12AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23865

  19. Research Articles

    1. The effect of anterograde persufflation on energy charge and hepatocyte function in donation after cardiac death livers unsuitable for transplant

      Shirin E Khorsandi, Suttiruk Jitraruch, Lynette Fairbanks, Corina Cotoi, Wayel Jassem, Hector Vilca-Melendez, Andreas Prachalias, Anil Dhawan, Nigel Heaton and Parthi Srinivasan

      Accepted manuscript online: 7 MAR 2014 01:01AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23864

  20. Original Articles

    1. The Effect of Pretransplant Serum Sodium Concentration on Outcome Following Liver Transplantation

      Michael D. Leise, Byung Cheol Yun, Joseph J. Larson, Joanne T. Benson, Ju DongYang, Terry M. Therneau, Charles B. Rosen, Julie K. Heimbach, Scott W. Biggins and W. Ray Kim

      Accepted manuscript online: 25 FEB 2014 04:52AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23860

  21. Letters to the Editors

    1. Carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae colonization at liver transplantation: A management challenge

      Maddalena Giannella, Maria Cristina Morelli, Francesco Cristini, Giorgio Ercolani, Matteo Cescon, Michele Bartoletti, Sara Tedeschi, Eddi Pasqualini, Russell E. Lewis, Antonio Daniele Pinna and Pierluigi Viale

      Accepted manuscript online: 22 FEB 2014 09:20PM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23857

  22. Original Articles

    1. Health related quality of life: Two decades after liver transplantation

      Kara M. Sullivan, David M. Radosevich and John R. Lake

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 FEB 2014 03:54AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23855

    2. Donor-specific alloantibodies are associated with fibrosis progression after liver-transplantation in HCV-infected patients

      Jacqueline G. O'Leary, Hugo Kaneku, Linda Jennings, Brian M. Susskind, Paul I. Terasaki and Göran B. Klintmalm

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 FEB 2014 03:41AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23854

  23. Letters to the Editor

    1. Liver grafts allocation for hepatocellular carcinoma patients: Is a forced ablate and wait protocol nationally applicable?

      Fateh Bazerbachi, Elizabeth Aby and John Lake

      Accepted manuscript online: 7 FEB 2014 05:52AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23849

  24. Letters from the Frontline

    1. Techniques for safe organ recovery after endovascular aortic and bariatric surgery

      Laurence J. Belin, Robert C. Neely and Michael D. Kluger

      Accepted manuscript online: 3 FEB 2014 10:23AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23843

  25. Original Articles

    1. No increase in blood transfusion during liver transplantation since the withdrawal of aprotinin

      N. Schofield, A. Sugavanam, K. Thompson and S.V. Mallett

      Accepted manuscript online: 30 JAN 2014 09:58PM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23839

    2. Pregnancy outcomes after living donor liver transplantation: Results from a Japanese survey

      Shoji Kubo, Shinji Uemoto, Hiroyuki Furukawa, Koji Umeshita, Daisuke Tachibana and the Japan Liver Transplantation Society

      Accepted manuscript online: 30 JAN 2014 04:05AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23837

    3. The effects of air embolism size and location on porcine hepatic microcirculation in machine perfusion

      Maria-Louisa Izamis, Andreas Efstathiades, Christina Keravnou, Soteria Georgiadou, Paulo N. Martins and Michalakis Averkiou

      Accepted manuscript online: 30 JAN 2014 03:37AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/lt.23838


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