Publications

  1. Li H, Stegall MD, Dean PG, Casey ET, Reddy KS, Khamash HA, Heilman RL, Mai ML, Taner CB, Kosberg CL, Bakken LL, Wozniak EJ, Giles KL, Veal LA, Gandhi MJ, Cosio FG, Prieto M. Assessing the efficacy of kidney paired donation-performance of an integrated three-site program. Transplantation. 2014 Aug 15; 98(3):300-5.
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  2. Wadei HM, Heckman MG, Rawal B, Taner CB, Mai ML, Cortese C, Rosser BG, Gonwa TA, Keaveny AP. Renal Outcomes of Liver Transplant Recipients Who Had Pretransplant Kidney Biopsy. Transplantation. 2014 Jun 12.
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  3. Wadei HM, Bulatao IG, Gonwa TA, Mai ML, Prendergast M, Keaveny AP, Rosser BG, Taner CB. Inferior long-term outcomes of liver-kidney transplantation using donation after cardiac death donors: Single-center and organ procurement and transplantation network analyses. Liver Transpl. 2014 Jun; 20(6):728-35.
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  4. Wadei HM, Heckman MG, Rawal B, Taner CB, Farahat W, Nur L, Mai ML, Prendergast M, Gonwa TA. Comparison of kidney function between donation after cardiac death and donation after brain death kidney transplantation. Transplantation. 2013 Aug 15; 96(3):274-81.
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  5. Mai ML, Mai WK, Taner CB, Prendergast MB, Wadei HM, Gonwa TA. Antithymocyte globulin induction and rapid steroid taper leads to excellent results in kidney transplantation with donation after cardiac death donors: importance of rejection and delayed graft function. Transplant Proc. 2013 May; 45(4):1528-30.
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  6. Leaphart CL, Gonwa TA, Mai ML, Prendergast MB, Wadei HM, Tepas JJ 3rd, Taner CB. Formal quality improvement curriculum and DMAIC method results in interdisciplinary collaboration and process improvement in renal transplant patients. J Surg Res. 2012 Sep; 177(1):7-13. Epub 2012 Mar 30.
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  7. Wadei HM, Zaky ZS, Keaveny AP, Rosser B, Jones M, Mai ML, Bulatao I, Gonwa TA. Proteinuria following sirolimus conversion is associated with deterioration of kidney function in liver transplant recipients. Transplantation. 2012 May 27; 93(10):1006-12.
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  8. Heilman RL, Cortese C, Geiger XJ, Younan K, Wadei HM, Mai ML, Reddy KS, Gonwa TA. Impact of early conversion from tacrolimus to sirolimus on chronic allograft changes in kidney recipients on rapid steroid withdrawal. Transplantation. 2012 Jan 15; 93(1):47-53.
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  9. Heilman RL, Younan K, Wadei HM, Mai ML, Reddy KS, Chakkera HA, Gonwa TA. Results of a prospective randomized trial of sirolimus conversion in kidney transplant recipients on early corticosteroid withdrawal. Transplantation. 2011 Oct 15; 92(7):767-73.
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  10. Gonwa TA, McBride MA, Mai ML, Wadei HM. Kidney transplantation after previous liver transplantation: analysis of the organ procurement transplant network database. Transplantation. 2011 Jul 15; 92(1):31-5.
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  11. Mai ML, Wadei H, Gonwa TA. Rabbit anti-thymocyte globulin: Evidence for clinical benefit in high immunological risk kidney transplantation. Clinical Medicine Insights: Therapeutics. 2011; 3:39-49.
  12. Mai ML. Sexual health in kidney disease. Dial Transplant. 2010; 39(9):374-6.
  13. Mai ML, Ahsan N, Wadei HM, Genco PV, Geiger XJ, Willingham DL, Taner CB, Hewitt WR, Grewal HP, Nguyen JH, Hughes CB, Gonwa TA. Excellent renal allograft survival in donor-specific antibody positive transplant patients-role of intravenous immunoglobulin and rabbit antithymocyte globulin. Transplantation. 2009 Jan 27; 87(2):227-32.
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  14. Wadei HM, Geiger XJ, Cortese C, Mai ML, Kramer DJ, Rosser BG, Keaveny AP, Willingham DL, Ahsan N, Gonwa TA. Kidney allocation to liver transplant candidates with renal failure of undetermined etiology: role of percutaneous renal biopsy. Am J Transplant. 2008 Dec; 8(12):2618-26.
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  15. Ghabril M, Nguyen J, Kramer D, Genco T, Mai M, Rosser BG. Presentation of an acquired urea cycle disorder post liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2007 Dec; 13(12):1714-6.
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  16. Gonwa TA, McBride MA, Anderson K, Mai ML, Wadei H, Ahsan N. Continued influence of preoperative renal function on outcome of orthotopic liver transplant (OLTX) in the US: where will MELD lead us? Am J Transplant. 2006 Nov; 6(11):2651-9. Epub 2006 Aug 25.
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  17. Mai ML, Ahsan N, Gonwa T. The long-term management of pancreas transplantation. Transplantation. 2006 Oct 27; 82(8):991-1003.
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  18. Wadei HM, Mai ML, Ahsan N, Gonwa TA. Hepatorenal syndrome: Pathophysiology and management. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2006 Sep; 1(5):1066-79.
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  19. Sanchez EQ, Gonwa TA, Levy MF, Goldstein RM, Mai ML, Hays SR, Melton LB, Saracino G, Klintmalm GB. Preoperative and perioperative predictors of the need for renal replacement therapy after orthotopic liver transplantation. Transplantation. 2004 Oct 15; 78(7):1048-54.
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  20. Mai ML, Gonwa TA. Renal dysfunction and orthotopic liver transplantation: management strategies and indications for combined liver and kidney transplantation. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2004 Jun; 9(2):116-22.
  21. Gonwa T, Jennings L, Mai ML, Stark PC, Levey AS, Kintmalm GB. Estimation of glomerular filtration rates before and after orthotopic liver transplantation: Evaluation of current equations. Liver Transpl. 2004 Feb; 10(2):301-9.
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  22. Gonwa TA, Mai ML, Melton LB, Smith D, Levy MF, Goldstein RM, Klintmalam GB. Immunosuppression for delayed or slow graft function in primary cadaveric renal transplantation: use of low dose tacrolimus therapy with post-operative administration of anti-CD25 monoclonal antibody. Clin Transplant. 2002 Apr; 16(2):144-9.
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  23. Gonwa TA, Mai ML, Melton LB, Hays SR, Goldstein RM, Levy MF, Klintmalm GB. End-stage renal disease (ESRD) after orthotopic liver transplantation (OLTX) using calcineurin-based immunotherapy: risk of development and treatment. Transplantation. 2001 Dec 27; 72(12):1934-9.
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  24. Gonwa TA, Mai ML, Melton LB, Hays SR, Goldstein RM, Levy MF, Klintmalm GB. Renal replacement therapy and orthotopic liver transplantation: the role of continuous veno-venous hemodialysis. Transplantation. 2001 May 27; 71(10):1424-8.
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  25. Ahsan N, Blanchard RL, Mai ML. Gastrointestinal tuberculosis in renal transplantation: a case report and review. Clin Transplant. 1995 Aug; 9(4):349-52.
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  26. Mai M. Undisclosed Impotence in a Man with Hypertensive Nephrosclerosis on Chronic Hemodialysis. Seminars in Dialysis. 1995; 8:122-5.
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  27. Gonwa TA, Mai ML, Pilcher J, Johnson C, Pierson S, Capehart JE, Alivizatos PA. Stability of long-term renal function in heart transplant patients treated with induction therapy and low-dose cyclosporine. J Heart Lung Transplant. 1992 Sep-Oct; 11(5):926-8.
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  28. Gonwa TA, Husberg BS, Klintmalm GB, Mai ML, Goldstein RM, Capehart JE, Miller AH, Johnston SB, Alivizatos PA. Simultaneous heart and kidney transplantation: a report of three cases and review of the literature. J Heart Lung Transplant. 1992 Jan-Feb; 11(1 Pt 1):152-5.
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  29. Brinker K, Gonwa TA, et al. Kidney transplantation in Dallas: 1964-1991. Dallas County Medical Society Journal. 1991 Dec; 539-41.
  30. Gonwa TA, Morris CA, Mai ML, Husberg BS, Goldstein RM, Klintmalm GB. Race and liver transplantation. Arch Surg. 1991 Sep; 126(9):1141-3.
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  31. Mai M, Emmett M, Sheikh M, Santa Ana C, Schiller L, Fordtran J. Calcium acetate, an effective phosphorous binder in patients with renal failure. Kidney International. 1989; 36:690-5.
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