Recent publications from members of the Lung Transplant Program at the Columbia University Medical Center

  • Lederer DJ, Benn EKT, Barr RG, Wilt JS, Reilly G, Sonett JR, Arcasoy SM, Kawut SM. Racial differences in waiting list outcomes in COPD. Am J Respir Crit Care Med2008;177(4):450-454.
  • Kawut SM, Lederer DJ, Wilt JS, D'Ovidio F, Sonett JR, Arcasoy SM, Keshavjee S, Barr M. Outcomes after lung retransplantation in the modern era. Am J Respir Crit Care Med2008;177(1):114-20.
  • Brodie HD, Lederer DJ, Gallardo J, Trivedi S, Burzynski J, Schluger N. Use of an interferon-gamma release assay to diagnose latent tuberculosis infection in the foreign-born. Chest 2008;133(4):869-74.
  • D.I. Sternberg, D. Shimbo, S.M. Kawut, J. Sarkar, G. Hurlitz, F. D'Ovidio, D.J. Lederer, J.S. Wilt, S.M. Arcasoy, D.J. Pinsky, J.M. D'Armiento, J.R. Sonett. Platelet activation in the postoperative period after lung transplantation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2008;135:679-.
  • Raiten JM, Jordan D, Bacchetta M. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for cardiogenic shock in a patient with Hughes-Stovin Syndrome. Submitted 2008.
  • Bacchetta MD, Comas G, Pak S, Glithero K, Schlingmann I, Ginsburg M. Endobronchial sclerosis of pulmonary parenchyma in rats. Under review. 2008.
  • Lederer DJ, Horn EM, Rosenzweig EB, Karmally W, Jahnes M, Barst RJ, Kawut SM. Plasma serotonin levels are normal in pulmonary arterial hypertension. Pulm Pharmacol Ther2007;(in press).
  • Al-Naamani N, Maarouf OH, Ahya VN, Lederer DJ, Mendez JD, Wilt JS, Doyle AM, Rybak D, D'Ovidio F, Sonett JR, Arcasoy SM, Nickolas TL, Kawut SM. Assessment of kidney function in lung transplant candidates. J Heart Lung Transplant (Accepted with Revision).
  • Yegen HA*, Lederer DJ*, Barr RG, Wilt JS, Fang Y, Bagiella E, D'Ovidio F, Okun JM, Sonett JR, Arcasoy SM, Kawut SM. Risk factors for venous thromboembolism after lung transplantation. Chest 2007;132(2):547-53.
    *Equal contribution
  • Lederer DJ, Thomashow BM, Ginsburg ME, Austin JHM, Bartels MN, Yip CK, Jellen PA, Brogan FL, Kawut SM, Maxfield RA, DiMango AM, Simonelli PF, Gorenstein LA, Pearson GDN, Sonett JR. Lung volume reduction surgery for pulmonary emphysema: Improvement in the BODE index after 1 year. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2007;133(6): 1434-8.
  • M.J. Russo, D.I. Sternberg, K.N. Hong, R.A. Sorabella, A.J. Moskowitz, A.C. Gelijns, J.R. Wilt, F. D'Ovidio, S. Kawut, S. Arcasoy, J.R. Sonett. Post-lung transplant survival is equivalent regardless of CMV-match status: an Analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing database. Ann Thorac Surg 2007;84:1129-35.
  • A.M. Assaad, S.M. Kawut, S.M. Arcasoy, E.B. Rosenzweig, J.S. Wilt, J.R. Sonett, A.C. Borczuk. Platelet-derived growth factor is increased in pulmonary capillary hemangiomatosis. Chest 2007;131:850-5.
  • Arcasoy SM. Selection of patients with cystic fibrosis for lung transplantation. In: Braunwald E, Fauci AS, Isselbacher KJ, Kasper DL, Hauser SL, Longo DL, Jameson JL (Eds.) Harrison's Online. 2007
  • D'Ovidio F, Mura M, Ridsdale R, Takahashi H, Waddell TK, Hutcheon M, Hadjiliadis D, Singer LG, Pierre A, Chaparro C, Gutierrez C, Miller L, Darling G, Liu M, Post M, Keshavjee S. Effect of reflux and bile acid aspiration on lung allograft and its surfactant and innate immunity molecules SP-A and SP-D. Am. J. Transpl 2006;6(8):1930-8.
  • Lederer DJ, Arcasoy SM, Wilt JS, D'Ovidio F, Sonett JR, Kawut SM. Six-Minute Walk Distance Predicts Waiting List Survival in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2006 15;174(6):659-64.
  • Lederer DJ, Caplan-Shaw CE, O'Shea MK, Wilt JS, Basner RC, Bartels MN, Sonett JR, Arcasoy SM, Kawut SM. Racial and ethnic disparities in survival in lung transplant candidates with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Am J Transplant 2006;6(2):398-403.
  • Caplan-Shaw CE, Arcasoy SM, Shane E, Lederer DJ, Wilt JS, O'Shea MK, Addesso V, Sonett JR, Kawut SM. Osteoporosis in diffuse parenchymal lung disease. Chest 2006 Jan;129(1):140-6. Erratum in: Chest 2006 Mar;129(3):831.
  • Robbins IM, Kawut SM, Yung D, Reilly MP, Lloyd W, Cunningham G, Loscalzo J, Kimmel SE, Christman BW, Barst RJ. A study of aspirin and clopidogrel in idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension. Eur Respir J 2006 Mar;27(3):578-84.
  • Kawut SM, Horn EM, Berekashvili KK, Lederer DJ, Widlitz AC, Rosenzweig EB, Barst RJ.Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor use and outcomes in pulmonary arterial hypertension. Pulm Pharmacol Ther 2006;19(5):370-4.
  • Yip NH, Lederer DJ, Kawut SM, Wilt JS, D'Ovidio F, Wang Y, Dwyer E, Sonett JR, Arcasoy SM. Immunoglobulin G levels before and after lung transplantation. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2006 Apr 15;173(8):917-21.
  • Arcasoy SM, Wilt J. Medical complications after lung transplantation. Sem Respir Crit Care Med 2006;27:508-20.
  • Orens JB, Estenne M, Arcasoy SM, Conte JV, Corris P, Egan JJ, Egan T, Keshvajee S, Knoop C, Kotloff R, Martinez FJ, Nathan S, Palmer S, Patterson A, Singer L, Snell G, Studer S, Vachiery JL, Glanville AR. International Guidelines for the Selection of Lung Transplant Candidates: 2006 Update. J Heart Lung Transplant 2006;25:745-55.