Publications

  1. Mathur AK, Chakrabarti AK, Mellinger JL, Volk ML, Day R, Singer AL, Hewitt WR, Reddy KS, Moss AA. Hospital resource intensity and cirrhosis mortality in United States. World J Gastroenterol. 2017 Mar 14; 23: (10)1857-1865.
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  2. Kahn A, Agrwal N, Carey EJ, Madura JA 2nd, Hewitt WR Jr, Lambert KL, Grys TE, Vikram HR. Gastric lap-band infection due to Mycobacterium abscessus presenting as new-onset ascites in a cirrhotic patient. Infect Dis (Lond). 2016 Aug; 48 (8):632-5 Epub 2016 May 25
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  3. Chakrabarti AK, Sheetz KH, Katariya NN, Singer AL, Hewitt WR, Heilman RL, Khamash H, Reddy KS, Moss AA, Mathur AK. Do Patient Assessments of Hospital Quality Correlate With Kidney Transplantation Surgical Outcomes? Transplant Proc. 2016 Jul-Aug; 48 (6):1986-92
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  4. Batra RK, Heilman RL, Smith ML, Thomas LF, Khamash HA, Katariya NN, Hewitt WR, Singer AL, Mathur AK, Huskey J, Chakkera HA, Moss A, Reddy KS. Rapid Resolution of Donor-Derived Glomerular Fibrin Thrombi After Deceased Donor Kidney Transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2016 Mar; 16 (3):1015-20 Epub 2015 Dec 21
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  5. Chakkera HA, Kudva YC, Chang YH, Heilman RL, Singer AL, Mathur AK, Hewitt WR, Khamash HA, Huskey JL, Katariya NN, Moss AA, Behmen S, Reddy KS. Glucose homeostasis after simultaneous pancreas and kidney transplantation: a comparison of subjects with C-peptide-positive non-type 1 diabetes mellitus and type 1 diabetes mellitus. Clin Transplant. 2016 Jan; 30: (1)52-9.
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  6. Batra R, Katariya N, Hewitt W, Mathur A, Reddy S, Moss A, Segev D, Singer A. Public health safety and transplant with increased-risk organs: striking the balance. Exp Clin Transplant. 2015 Apr; 13 Suppl 1:9-12.
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  7. Carpenter SG, Grimsby G, DeMasters T, Katariya N, Hewitt WR, Moss AA, Reddy KS, Castle EP, Mulligan DC. Robotic resection of choledochocele in an adult with intracorporeal hepaticojejunostomy and Roux-en-Y anastomosis: encouraging progress for robotic surgical treatment of biliary disease. J Robot Surg. 2014 Mar; 8: (1)77-80.
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  8. Abt PL, Marsh CL, Dunn TB, Hewitt WR, Rodrigue JR, Ham JM, Feng S. Challenges to research and innovation to optimize deceased donor organ quality and quantity. Am J Transplant. 2013 Jun; 13(6):1400-4. Epub 2013 Apr 25.
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  9. Badell IR, Hanish SI, Hughes CB, Hewitt WR, Chung RT, Spivey JR, Knechtle SJ. Domino liver transplantation in maple syrup urine disease: a case report and review of the literature. Transplant Proc. 2013 Mar; 45(2):806-9. Epub 2012 Sep 6
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  10. Chakkera HA, Chang YH, Bodner JK, Behmen S, Heilman RL, Reddy KS, Mulligan DC, Moss AA, Khamash H, Katariya N, Hewitt WR, Pitta TL, Frassetto LA. Genetic differences in Native Americans and tacrolimus dosing after kidney transplantation. Transplant Proc. 2013 Jan-Feb; 45(1):137-41.
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  11. DeStephano CC, Harrison BA, Mordecai M, Crawford CC, Shine TS, Hewitt WR, McBride LR, Murray MJ. Anesthesia for combined cardiac surgery and liver transplant. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2010 Apr; 24(2):285-92. Epub 2009 Dec 29.
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  12. Aduen JF, Sujay B, Dickson RC, Heckman MG, Hewitt WR, Stapelfeldt WH, Steers JL, Harnois DM, Kramer DJ. Outcomes after liver transplant in patients aged 70 years or older compared with those younger than 60 years. Mayo Clin Proc. 2009 Nov; 84: (11)973-8.
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  13. Taner B, Willingham DL, Hewitt WR, Grewal HP, Nguyen JH, Hughes CB. Polycystic liver disease and liver transplantation: single-institution experience. Transplant Proc. 2009 Nov; 41: (9)3769-71.
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  14. Grewal HP, Willingham DL, Nguyen J, Hewitt WR, Taner BC, Cornell D, Rosser BG, Keaveny AP, Aranda-Michel J, Satyanarayana R, Harnois D, Dickson RC, Kramer DJ, Hughes CB. Liver transplantation using controlled donation after cardiac death donors: an analysis of a large single-center experience. Liver Transpl. 2009 Sep; 15(9):1028-35.
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  15. Willingham DL, Peiris P, Canabal JM, Krishna M, Hewitt WR, Shine TS, Arasi LC, Aranda-Michel J, Hughes CB, Kramer DJ. Unexplained and prolonged perioperative hypotension after orthotopic liver transplantation: undiagnosed systemic mastocytosis. Liver Transpl. 2009 Jul; 15(7):701-8.
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  16. Hellinger WC, Crook JE, Heckman MG, Diehl NN, Shalev JA, Zubair AC, Willingham DL, Hewitt WR, Grewal HP, Nguyen JH, Hughes CB. Surgical site infection after liver transplantation: risk factors and association with graft loss or death. Transplantation. 2009 May 15; 87(9):1387-93.
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  17. Ghabril M, Dickson RC, Krishna M, Bonatti H, Aranda-Michel J, Keaveny AP, Satyanarayana R, Hewitt W, Hughes CB, Nguyen JH. Liver transplantation using young pediatric donor grafts in adults with hepatitis C infection. Transplantation. 2009 Apr 27; 87(8):1174-9.
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  18. Nguyen JH, Bonatti H, Dickson RC, Hewitt WR, Grewal HP, Willingham DL, Harnois DM, Schmitt TM, Machicao VI, Ghabril MS, Keaveny AP, Aranda-Michel J, Satyanarayana R, Rosser BG, Hinder RA, Steers JL, Hughes CB. Long-term outcomes of donation after cardiac death liver allografts from a single center. Clin Transplant. 2009 Mar-Apr; 23(2):168-73. Epub 2009 Feb 11.
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  19. 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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  20. Shaddix KK, Fakhre GP, Nields WW, Steers JL, Hewitt WR, Menke DM. Primary alveolar soft-part sarcoma of the liver: anomalous presentation of a rare disease. Am Surg. 2008 Jan; 74(1):43-6.
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  21. Ghabril M, Dickson RC, Machicao VI, Aranda-Michel J, Keaveny A, Rosser B, Bonatti H, Krishna M, Yataco M, Satyanarayana R, Harnois D, Hewitt W, Willingham DD, Grewal H, Hughes CB, Nguyen J. Liver retransplantation of patients with hepatitis C infection is associated with acceptable patient and graft survival. Liver Transpl. 2007 Dec; 13(12):1717-27.
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  22. Pungpapong S, Alvarez S, Hellinger WC, Kramer DJ, Willingham DL, Mendez JC, Nguyen JH, Hewitt WR, Aranda-Michel J, Harnois DM, Rosser BG, Hughes CB, Grewal HP, Satyanarayana R, Dickson RC, Steers JL, Keaveny AP. Peritonitis after liver transplantation: Incidence, risk factors, microbiology profiles, and outcome. Liver Transpl. 2006 Aug; 12(8):1244-52.
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  23. Huguet KL, Hughes CB, Hewitt WR. Gallbladder carcinosarcoma: A case report and literature review. J Gastrointest Surg. 2005 Jul-Aug; 9(6):818-21.
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  24. Machicao VI, Bonatti H, Krishna M, Aqel BA, Lukens FJ, Nguyen JH, Rosser BG, Satyanarayana R, Grewal HP, Hewitt WR, Harnois DM, Crook JE, Steers JL, Dickson RC. Donor age affects fibrosis progression and graft survival after liver transplantation for hepatitis C. Transplantation. 2004 Jan 15; 77(1):84-92.
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  25. Arkadopoulos N, Chen S, Khalili T, Detry O, Hewitt W, Lilja H, Kamachi H, Petrovic L, Mullon CJP, Demetriou AA, Rozga J. Transplantation of hepatocytes for prevention of intracranial hypertension in pigs with ischemic liver failure. Cell Transplant. 1998; 7(4):357-63.
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  26. Watanabe FD, Shackleton CR, Cohen SM, Goldman DE, Arnaout WS, Hewitt W, Colquhoun SD, Fong TL, Vierling JM, Busuttil RW, Demetriou AA. Treatment of acetaminophen-induced fulminant hepatic failure with a bioartificial liver. Transplant Proc. 1997 Feb-Mar; 29(1-2):487-8.
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  27. Chen S, Kahaku E, Watanabe F, Hewitt W, Eguchi S, Middleton Y, Arkadopoulos N, Rozga J, Demetriou AA. Treatment of severe liver failure with a bioartificial liver. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1997; 831:350-9.
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  28. Hewitt W, Corno V, Eguchi S, Kamlot A, Middleton Y, Beeker T, Demetriou AA, Rozga J. Isolation of human hepatocytes from livers rejected from whole organ transplantation. Transplant Proc. 1997; 29:1945-7.
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  29. Rosenthal RJ, Hiatt JR, Phillips EH, Hewitt W, Demetriou AA, Grode M, Intracranial pressure. Effects of pneumoperitoneum in a large-animal model. Surg Endosc. 1997; 11(4):376-80.
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  30. Watanabe F, Mullon C, Hewitt W, Arkadopoulos N, Kahaku E, Eguchi S, Khalili T, Arnaout W, Shackleton C, Rozga J, Solomon B, Demetriou AA. Clinical experience with a bioartificial liver in the treatment of severe liver failure: A phase I clinical trial. Ann Surg. 1997; 225(5):484-94.
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  31. Eguchi S, Lilja H, Hewitt WR, Middleton Y, Demetriou AA, Rozga J. Loss and recovery of liver regeneration in rats with fulminant hepatic failure. J Surg Res. 1997; 72(2):112-22.
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  32. Chen SC, Hewitt WR, Watanabe FD, Eguchi S, Kahaku E, Middleton Y, Rozga J, Demetriou AA. Clinical experience with a porcine hepatocyte-based liver support system. Int J Artif Organs. 1996 Nov; 19(11):664-9.
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  33. Hewitt W, Sokol TP, Fleshner PR. Should HIV status alter indications for hemorrhoidectomy? Dis Colon Rectum. 1996; 39:615-8.
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  34. Chen S, Eguchi S, Watanabe F, Hewitt W, Kahaku E, Arnaout WS, Rozga J, Demetriou AA. Hepatic support strategies. Transplant Proc. 1996; 28:2036-8.
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  35. Eguchi S, Rozga J, Lebow L, Chen S, Wang C-C, Rosenthal R, Fogli L, Hewitt W, Middleton Y, Demetriou AA. Treatment of hypercholesterolemia in the Watanabe rabbit using allogeneic hepatocellular transplantation under a regeneration stimulus. Transplantation. 1996; 62(5):588-93.
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  36. Rosenthal R, Chen S, Hewitt W, Wang C-C, Eguchi S, Geller S, Phillips E, Demetriou AA, Rozga J. Techniques for intrasplenic hepatocyte transplantation in the large animal model. Surg Endosc. 1996; 10:1075-9.
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  37. Chen S, Hewitt W, Eguchi S, Watanabe F, Arkadopoulos N, Corno V, Suh K, Middleton Y, Rodriguez O, Kahaku E, Lane R, Demetriou AA, Rozga J. Prolonged survival in anhepatic pigs treated with the bioartificial liver. Surg Forum. 1996; 47:161-3.
  38. Eguchi S, Kamlot A, Hewitt W, Chen S, Wang C-C, Arkadopoulos N, Corno V, Suh K, Ljubimova J, Lebow L, Demetriou AA, Rozga J. Hepatocyte Transplantation facilitates liver regeneration in rats with fulminant hepatic failure. Surg Forum. 1996; 47:445-8.
  39. Eguchi S, Kamlot A, Ljubimova J, Hewitt W, Lebow L, Demetriou AA, Rozga J. Fulminant hepatic failure in rats: survival and effect on blood chemistry and liver regeneration. Hepatology. 1996; 24:1452-9.
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  40. Chen S, Hewitt W, McGrath M, Middleton Y, Kahaku E, Eguchi S, Demetriou AA, Rozga J. Treatment with a bioartificial liver prolongs survival in anhepatic pigs. Int J Art Organs. 1996; 19:664-9.