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Successful Transplant of a Nonagenarian Liver Graft With Fully Replaced Right Hepatic Artery Reconstruction.

Exp Clin Transplant 2019 02 31;17(1):121-123. Epub 2017 Jul 31.

From the Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation Unit, University of Pisa Medical School Hospital, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.6002/ect.2016.0179DOI Listing
February 2019

Post-transplant liver graft schistosomiasis in a migrant from Sub-Saharan Africa.

Transpl Infect Dis 2018 Oct 13;20(5):e12950. Epub 2018 Jul 13.

Department of Translational Research, N.T.M.S., University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tid.12950DOI Listing
October 2018

Use of Elderly Donors in Liver Transplantation: A Paired-match Analysis at a Single Center.

Ann Surg 2018 08;268(2):325-331

Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, University of Pisa Medical School Hospital, Pisa, Tuscany, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000002305DOI Listing
August 2018

Osteopontin in hepatocellular carcinoma: A possible biomarker for diagnosis and follow-up.

Cytokine 2017 11 12;99:59-65. Epub 2017 Jul 12.

CNR Institute of Clinical Physiology, Pisa, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cyto.2017.07.004DOI Listing
November 2017

Perfusion machines and hepatocellular carcinoma: a good match between a marginal organ and an advanced disease?

Transl Gastroenterol Hepatol 2017 7;2:87. Epub 2017 Nov 7.

Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, University of Pisa Medical School Hospital, Pisa, Tuscany, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/tgh.2017.10.01DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5723731PMC
November 2017

Ultrastructural alterations of pancreatic beta cells in human diabetes mellitus.

Diabetes Metab Res Rev 2017 09 18;33(6). Epub 2017 Apr 18.

Department of Translational Research and New Technologies in Medicine and Surgery, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/dmrr.2894
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September 2017

Safety and feasibility of electrochemotherapy in patients with unresectable colorectal liver metastases: A pilot study.

Int J Surg 2017 Aug 15;44:26-32. Epub 2017 Jun 15.

Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, University of Pisa Medical School Hospital, Via Paradisa 2, I-56124, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsu.2017.06.033DOI Listing
August 2017

Use of donors with genitourinary malignancies for liver transplantation: a calculated risk?

Transpl Int 2017 07 22;30(7):737-739. Epub 2017 May 22.

Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation Unit, University of Pisa Medical School Hospital, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tri.12962DOI Listing
July 2017

Anti-inflammatory signaling during ex vivo liver perfusion improves the preservation of pig liver grafts before transplantation.

Liver Transpl 2017 05;23(5):707-708

Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, University of Pisa Medical School Hospital Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lt.24683DOI Listing
May 2017

Modification of immunosuppressive therapy as risk factor for complications after liver transplantation.

Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 2017 Apr 12;31(2):199-209. Epub 2017 Apr 12.

Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, University of Pisa Medical School Hospital, Via Paradisa 2, I-56124, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpg.2017.03.001DOI Listing
April 2017

Increased FNDC5/Irisin expression in human hepatocellular carcinoma.

Peptides 2017 02 21;88:62-66. Epub 2016 Dec 21.

Institute of Clinical Physiology, CNR, Pisa, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.peptides.2016.12.014DOI Listing
February 2017

Role of MDCT in the detection of early abdominal complications after orthotopic liver transplantation.

Clin Imaging 2016 Nov - Dec;40(6):1200-1206. Epub 2016 Aug 26.

Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Vascular and Interventional Radiology, and Nuclear Medicine, Pisa University Hospital, Via Paradisa 2, 56124, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinimag.2016.08.018DOI Listing
January 2017

Liver Transplantation for Hepatic Trauma: A Study From the European Liver Transplant Registry.

Transplantation 2016 11;100(11):2372-2381

1 Department of General, Transplant and Liver Surgery, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland.2 Hepato-Biliary Center, AP-HP Paul Brousse Hospital, University Paris-Sud, Villejuif, France.3 Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary and Transplantation Surgery, Department of Surgery, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.4 Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany.5 Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, Sant'Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy.6 Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation Unit, Department of Surgery and Transplantation, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy.7 Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, University of Pisa Medical School Hospital, Pisa, Italy.8 Department of General and Visceral Surgery, University Hospital of Muenster, Muenster, Germany.9 Department of Transplantation, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway.10 Unit of Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Hospital Universitario Reina Sofia, Córdoba, Spain.11 Transplant Institute, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sahlgrenska Academy, Gothenburg, Sweden.12 Department of Abdominal, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, Charité Universitätsmedizin, Campus Virchow, Berlin, Germany.13 Department of General and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany.14 Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery, Jena University Hospital, Jena, Germany.15 Unità Operativa Chirurgia Generale e Trapianti di Fegato, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy.16 Liver Transplant Center, General Surgery Unit, A.O. Città della Salute e della Scienza, Molinette Hospital, University of Turin, Turin, Italy.17 Liver Transplant Unit, Hospital Juan Canalejo, La Coruna, Spain.18 Abdominal Trasplant Unit, Universitary Clinical Hospital, Santiago de Compostela, Spain.19 Hepatic-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery and Liver Transplant Unit, University Hospital Virgen del Rocío of Seville, Seville, Spain.20 Abdominal Transplant Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium.21 Department of Abdominal Surgery and Transplantation, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Liège, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium.22 Department of Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland.23 Center of Cardiovascular Surgery and Transplantations, Brno, Czech Republic.24 Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Goethe University Hospital and Clinics, Frankfurt, Germany.25 Department of Visceral, Transplant, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany.26 Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany.27 Service de Chirurgie Digestive et Transplantation, University Lille Nord de France, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Lille, Lille, France.28 The Liver Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham Edgbaston, Birmingham, United Kingdom.29 Institute of General Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Emergency and Organ Transplantation, University of Bari, Bari, Italy.30 Department of Surgery, Pope John XXIII Hospital, Bergamo, Italy.31 Department of Experimental Medicine and Surgery, Section of Transplantation, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy.32 Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands.33 Department of Surgery and Organ Transplantation, Porto, Portugal.34 Department of HBP Surgery and Transplant, Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebro'n, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.35 Service of General and Digestive Surgery and Abdominal Organ Transplantation, "Doce de Octubre", University Hospital, Madrid, Spain.36 Liver Unit, Gregorio Marañón University Hospital, Madrid, Spain.37 Unidad de Trasplante Hepatico, Hospital Universitarro Puerta de Hierro, Madrid, Spain.38 Hepatobiliopancreatic Surgery and Transplantation Unit, La Fe University Hospital, Valencia, Spain.39 Inonu University, Liver Transplantation Institute, Malatya, Turkey.

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November 2016

Development of a normothermic extracorporeal liver perfusion system toward improving viability and function of human extended criteria donor livers.

Liver Transpl 2016 11;22(11):1615-1616

Laboratory of Clinical Pathology, University of Pisa Medical School Hospital Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lt.24601DOI Listing
November 2016

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Liver Transpl 2016 10;22(10):1445-6

Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation Unit, University of Pisa Medical School Hospital, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lt.24518DOI Listing
October 2016

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Liver Transpl 2016 09 1;22(9):1303. Epub 2016 Aug 1.

Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, University of Pisa Medical School Hospital, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lt.24481DOI Listing
September 2016

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Liver Transpl 2016 07;22(7):1042-3

Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, University of Pisa Medical School Hospital, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lt.24463DOI Listing
July 2016

Beyond the Limit: Approaching Systematic Use of Nonagenarian Donors in Liver Transplantation.

Transplantation 2016 07;100(7):e37-8

1 Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation Unit, University of Pisa Medical School Hospital, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000001207DOI Listing
July 2016

Biliary complications following orthotopic liver transplantation: May contrast-enhanced MR Cholangiography provide additional information?

Eur J Radiol Open 2016 6;3:108-16. Epub 2016 Jun 6.

Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation-Pisa University Hospital, Via Paradisa 2, 56124 Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejro.2016.05.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4906040PMC
June 2016

Mast cells infiltrate pancreatic islets in human type 1 diabetes.

Diabetologia 2015 Nov 15;58(11):2554-62. Epub 2015 Aug 15.

Department of Translational Research and New Technologies in Medicine and Surgery, University of Pisa, Via Roma 55, 56126, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00125-015-3734-1DOI Listing
November 2015

Strategies to optimize the use of marginal donors in liver transplantation.

World J Hepatol 2015 Nov;7(26):2636-47

Daniele Pezzati, Davide Ghinolfi, Paolo De Simone, Emanuele Balzano, Franco Filipponi, Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation Unit, University of Pisa Medical School Hospital, 56124 Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4254/wjh.v7.i26.2636DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4651908PMC
November 2015

Involvement of the receptor for advanced glycation end products in liver transplantation.

Ann Hepatol 2015 Mar-Apr;14(2):190-7

Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Pisa, Italy.

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October 2015

Lymphoepithelioma-like hepatocellular carcinoma: Case report and review of the literature.

World J Gastroenterol 2015 Sep;21(36):10468-74

Andrea Cacciato Insilla, Pinuccia Faviana, Luca Emanuele Pollina, Daniela Campani, Department of Surgical, Medical, Molecular Pathology and Critical Area, Division of Surgical Pathology, University Hospital of Pisa, 56124 Pisa, Italy.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4579894PMC
September 2015

Everolimus-based immunosuppression in a case of ABO-incompatible liver transplantation with calcineurin inhibitor-related posterior occipital syndrome.

Transpl Int 2014 Sep 29;27(9):e84-6. Epub 2014 Mar 29.

Liver Transplantation Unit, Department of Oncology, Transplantation and New Technologies, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tri.12304DOI Listing
September 2014

Circulating gamma-glutamyltransferase fractions in cirrhosis.

Liver Int 2014 Aug 24;34(7):e191-9. Epub 2014 Jan 24.

Department of Translational Research and Novel Technologies in Medicine and Surgery, University of Pisa, Medical School, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/liv.12455DOI Listing
August 2014

Direct effects of rosuvastatin on pancreatic human beta cells.

Acta Diabetol 2013 Dec 17;50(6):983-5. Epub 2013 Mar 17.

Islet Cell Laboratory, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Pisa, Via Paradisa, 2, 56124, Pisa, PI, Italy,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00592-013-0465-yDOI Listing
December 2013

Balance of pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines in cirrhotic patients undergoing liver transplantation.

Transpl Immunol 2013 Jun 15;28(4):193-7. Epub 2013 Apr 15.

Liver Transplant Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trim.2013.04.001DOI Listing
June 2013

Modified RECIST to assess tumor response after transarterial chemoembolization of hepatocellular carcinoma: CT-pathologic correlation in 178 liver explants.

Eur J Radiol 2013 May 15;82(5):e212-8. Epub 2013 Jan 15.

Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University of Pisa, Via Paradisa 2, 56100 Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejrad.2012.12.009DOI Listing
May 2013

Contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging of 102 nodules in cirrhosis: correlation with histological findings on explanted livers.

Abdom Imaging 2013 Apr;38(2):290-6

Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital of Pisa, Via Paradisa 2, 56100, Pisa, Italy.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00261-012-9952-9
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00261-012-9952-9DOI Listing
April 2013

Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt for hepatitis C virus-related portal hypertension after liver transplantation.

Clin Transplant 2012 Sep-Oct;26(5):699-705. Epub 2012 Feb 23.

General Surgery and Liver Transplantation Unit, Department of Liver Transplantation, Hepatology, and Infectious Diseases, Cisanello Hospital, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1399-0012.2011.01595.xDOI Listing
March 2013

Abnormal hyperventilation in patients with hepatic cirrhosis: role of enhanced chemosensitivity to carbon dioxide.

Int J Cardiol 2012 Jan 20;154(1):22-6. Epub 2010 Sep 20.

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Fondazione G. Monasterio CNR-Regione Toscana, Pisa, Italy.

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S016752731000656
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2010.08.066DOI Listing
January 2012

Evaluation of a new software version of the FloTrac/Vigileo (version 3.02) and a comparison with previous data in cirrhotic patients undergoing liver transplant surgery.

Anesth Analg 2011 Sep 16;113(3):515-22. Epub 2011 Jun 16.

Liver Transplant Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Pisana, Ospedale Cisanello, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1213/ANE.0b013e31822401b2DOI Listing
September 2011

A role for autophagy in β-cell life and death.

Islets 2009 Sep-Oct;1(2):157-9

Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4161/isl.1.2.9372DOI Listing
March 2011

MR cholangiography in orthotopic liver transplantation: sensitivity and specificity in detecting biliary complications.

Clin Transplant 2010 Jul-Aug;24(4):E82-7

2nd Unit of Radiology, Department of Oncologic and Radiological Sciences, Pisa University Hospital, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1399-0012.2009.01190.xDOI Listing
February 2011

Single-session percutaneous ethanol ablation of early-stage hepatocellular carcinoma with a multipronged injection needle: results of a pilot clinical study.

J Vasc Interv Radiol 2010 Oct;21(10):1533-8

Division of Diagnostic Imaging and Intervention, Department of Liver Transplantation, Cisanello University Hospital, Building No 30C, Via Paradisa 2, IT-56124, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvir.2010.06.019DOI Listing
October 2010

Religiosity associated with prolonged survival in liver transplant recipients.

Liver Transpl 2010 Oct;16(10):1158-63

Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lt.22122DOI Listing
October 2010

Loco-regional interventional treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma: techniques, outcomes, and future prospects.

Transpl Int 2010 Jul 14;23(7):698-703. Epub 2010 May 14.

Division of Diagnostic Imaging and Intervention, Department of Liver Transplantation, Pisa University Hospital and School of Medicine, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1432-2277.2010.01109.xDOI Listing
July 2010

Severe liver trauma: the transplant surgeon's perspective. A case report.

Hepatogastroenterology 2008 Jul-Aug;55(85):1458-9

Liver Transplant Unit, Cisanello Hospital, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy.

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January 2009

Doxorubicin-eluting bead-enhanced radiofrequency ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma: a pilot clinical study.

J Hepatol 2008 Aug 24;49(2):217-22. Epub 2008 Apr 24.

Division of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Department of Oncology and Radiology, Cisanello University Hospital - Building No. 9, Via Paradisa 2, IT-56124 Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2008.03.021DOI Listing
August 2008

Quality assurance, efficiency indicators and cost-utility of the evaluation workup for liver transplantation.

Liver Transpl 2005 Sep;11(9):1080-5

Liver Transplant Unit, University of Pisa, Cisanello Hospital, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lt.20484DOI Listing
September 2005

Stress-inducing factors in ICUs: what liver transplant recipients experience and what caregivers perceive.

Liver Transpl 2005 Aug;11(8):967-72

Postsurgical and Transplant I.C.U., Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Pisana, Ospedale di Cisanello, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lt.20515DOI Listing
August 2005

Hepatitis C virus infection and human pancreatic beta-cell dysfunction.

Diabetes Care 2005 Apr;28(4):940-1

Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Metabolic Unit, University of Pisa and Pisa University Hospital, Via Paradisa 2, 56124 Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2337/diacare.28.4.940DOI Listing
April 2005

Aminopyrine breath test in cirrhotic patients awaiting liver transplantation: do we really need it ?

Transpl Int 2004 Nov 27;17(10):651-2. Epub 2004 Oct 27.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00147-004-0772-xDOI Listing
November 2004

Use of fenoldopam to control renal dysfunction early after liver transplantation.

Liver Transpl 2004 Aug;10(8):986-92

Post-Surgical and Transplantation Intensive Care Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera Pisana, Ospedale di Cisanello, Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lt.20145DOI Listing
August 2004

A simplified technique for the en bloc procurement of abdominal organs that is suitable for pancreas and small-bowel transplantation.

Surgery 2004 Jun;135(6):629-41

Divisione di Chirurgia Generale e Trapianti, Dipartimento di Oncologia, Trapianti e Nuove Tecnologie in Medicina, Università di Pisa, and U.O. Nefrologia e Trapianti, Azienda Ospedaliera Pisana, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2003.10.011DOI Listing
June 2004

Clinical practice and the use of resources in the search for a new organizational ethic.

Authors:
Franco Filipponi

Transplant Proc 2003 May;35(3):981-2

Liver Transplant Unit, Cisanello Hospital, Via Paradisa 2, 56124 Pisa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0041-1345(03)00264-1DOI Listing
May 2003