Publications by authors named "Shaida Varnous"

65Publications

Changes in Heart Transplant Allocation Policy: "unintended" Consequences but Maybe Not so "unexpected…".

ASAIO J 2020 Dec 9. Epub 2020 Dec 9.

Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, Cardiology Institute, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Assistance Publique des Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP), Sorbonne University Medical School, Paris, France, INSERM, UMRS 1166-ICAN, Institute of Cardiometabolism and Nutrition, Paris, France UMR INSERM 1166, IHU ICAN, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP), Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Cardiology Institute, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Sorbonne Université, Paris, France Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, Cardiology Institute, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Assistance Publique des Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP), Sorbonne University Medical School, Paris, France, INSERM, UMRS 1166-ICAN, Institute of Cardiometabolism and Nutrition, Paris, France Department of Medical Intensive Care Unit, Cardiology Institute, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP), Sorbonne University Medical School, Paris, France, INSERM, UMRS 1166-ICAN, Institute of Cardiometabolism and Nutrition, Paris, France Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, Cardiology Institute, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Assistance Publique des Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP), Sorbonne University Medical School, Paris, France, INSERM, UMRS 1166-ICAN, Institute of Cardiometabolism and Nutrition, Paris, France.

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December 2020

A single-center long-term experience with marginal donor utilization for heart transplantation.

Clin Transplant 2020 Nov 18;34(11):e14057. Epub 2020 Aug 18.

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Groupe Hospitalier Pitié-Salpêtrière, APHP, Sorbonne Université, Paris, France.

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November 2020

Favorable Outcomes of a Direct Heart Transplantation Strategy in Selected Patients on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Support.

Crit Care Med 2020 Apr;48(4):498-506

Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, Cardiology Institute, Pitié-Salpêtrieère Hospital, Assistance Publique des Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP), Sorbonne University Medical School, Paris, France.

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April 2020

Sarcoidosis diagnosed on granulomas in the explanted heart after transplantation: Results of a French nationwide study.

Int J Cardiol 2020 May 17;307:94-100. Epub 2020 Jan 17.

Sorbonne Université, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Hôpital De la Pitié-Salpêtrière, Service de Médecine Interne 2, Centre de Référence National Maladies Systémiques Rares, 75013 Paris, France. Electronic address:

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May 2020

Predictive risk factors for postoperative pneumonia after heart transplantation.

BMC Anesthesiol 2020 01 7;20(1). Epub 2020 Jan 7.

Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Sorbonne Université, UMR INSERM 1166, IHU ICAN, Paris, France.

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January 2020

Reverse transcriptase multiplex ligation-dependent probe amplification in endomyocardial biopsies for the diagnosis of cardiac allograft rejection.

J Heart Lung Transplant 2020 02 26;39(2):115-124. Epub 2019 Nov 26.

Paris Translational Research Centre for Organ Transplantation, INSERM, UMR-S970, Paris, France; Pathology department, Hôpital Necker, Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris and Paris Descartes University, Paris, France; Pathology department, Nantes University, Nantes, France. Electronic address:

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February 2020

Influence of hormones on the immunotolerogenic molecule HLA-G: a cross-sectional study in patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia.

Eur J Endocrinol 2019 Nov;181(5):481-488

Department of Pharmacology, Sorbonne Université, INSERM CIC Paris-Est, UNICO AP-HP.6 Cardio-Oncology Program, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Paris, France.

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November 2019

Long-term outcome of heart transplantation performed after ventricular assist device compared with standard heart transplantation.

Arch Cardiovasc Dis 2019 Aug - Sep;112(8-9):485-493. Epub 2019 Jul 26.

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiology Institute, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, UPMC, AP-HP, 75013 Paris, France.

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November 2019

Combined heart and liver transplantation: State of knowledge and outlooks.

Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 2019 04 8;43(2):123-130. Epub 2019 Jan 8.

Cardio-thoracic surgery department, hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière (AP-HP), 47-83, boulevard de l'Hôpital, 75013 Paris, France.

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April 2019

Effect of recipient gender and donor-specific antibodies on antibody-mediated rejection after heart transplantation.

Am J Transplant 2019 04 29;19(4):1160-1167. Epub 2018 Oct 29.

APHP, Pitié-Salpétrière, Sorbonne University, Cardiac Surgery Department, Institute of Cardiology, Paris, France.

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April 2019

Antibody-mediated rejection induced cardiogenic shock: Too late for conventional therapy.

Clin Transplant 2018 05 30;32(5):e13253. Epub 2018 Apr 30.

Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, Cardiology Institute, Pitié Salpêtrière Hospital, University of Paris VI, Paris, France.

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May 2018

Heart Transplantation for Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: A Single-Center Experience.

Arq Bras Cardiol 2018 Feb 19;110(2):181-187. Epub 2018 Feb 19.

Department of Cardiac Surgery, La Pitié Salpêtrière, Assistance Publique des Hôpitaux de Paris; Université Pierre et Marie Curie-Paris 6, France.

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February 2018

Performance of existing risk scores around heart transplantation: validation study in a 4-year cohort.

Transpl Int 2018 05 21;31(5):520-530. Epub 2018 Feb 21.

Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery Department, Cardiology Institute, Pitié Salpétrière University Hospital, Paris, France.

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May 2018

Reply to the Editor-Rhythmologic Challenges Following Heart Transplantation.

HeartRhythm Case Rep 2017 Dec 19;3(12):608-609. Epub 2017 Oct 19.

APHP Hôpital Pitié-Salpêtrière Institut de Cardiologie Paris, France.

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December 2017

Successful catheter ablation of recipient left ventricular tachycardia 26 years after heterotopic heart transplantation.

HeartRhythm Case Rep 2017 Mar 16;3(3):159-163. Epub 2017 Jan 16.

APHP, Hôpital Pitié-Salpêtrière, Institut de Cardiologie, Paris, France.

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March 2017

High-urgency waiting list for cardiac recipients in France: single-centre 8-year experience.

Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2017 Feb;51(2):271-278

Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Institute of Cardiology, Groupe Hospitalier Pitié-Salpétrière, APHP, Paris VI, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France.

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February 2017

Gene Expression Profiling for the Identification and Classification of Antibody-Mediated Heart Rejection.

Circulation 2017 Mar 1;135(10):917-935. Epub 2017 Feb 1.

From Paris Descartes University and Hôpital Necker, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, France (A.L., J.P.D.V.H., M.R.); Paris Translational Research Centre for Organ Transplantation, INSERM, UMR-S970, France (A.L., J.P.D.V.H., O.A., T.B., J.P.E., C.L., P.B., X.J.); Pathology Department, Necker Hospital, Paris, France (J.P.D.V.H.); Alberta Transplant Applied Genomics Centre; University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada (L.H., J.R., J.M.V., K.F., P.F.H.); Cardiology Department and Intensive Care (M.C.B.), Cardiology and Heart Transplant Department (R.G., X.J.), and Pathology Department (P.B.), Georges Pompidou Hospital, Paris, France; Pathology (P.R.) and Cardiac Surgery Departments (S.V., P.L.), La Pitié Salpétrière Hospital, Paris; Pathology (C.T.) and Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Departments (S.P), Laennec Hospital, Nantes; Pathology (A.F.) and Cardiovascular Surgery Departments (A.G), Charles Nicolle Hospital, Rouen, France.

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March 2017

Impact of cardiac arrest resuscitated donors on heart transplant recipients' outcome.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2017 03 16;153(3):622-630. Epub 2016 Nov 16.

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris 6, Assistance Publique des Hôpitaux de Paris, Groupe Hospitalier Pitié-Salpêtrière, Paris, France.

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March 2017

Two hearts, one soul: heterotopic heart transplantation follow-up with cardiac computed tomography.

Eur Heart J 2016 11 1;37(44):3356. Epub 2016 Jul 1.

Département d'imagerie cardiovasculaire, Hôpital de la Pitié Salpêtrière, Paris, France.

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November 2016

Temporal trends and changing profile of adults with congenital heart disease undergoing heart transplantation.

Eur Heart J 2016 Mar 8;37(9):783-9. Epub 2015 Dec 8.

Adult Congenital Heart Disease Unit, Cardiology Department, M3C, Reference Center for Complex Congenital Heart Diseases, European George Pompidou Hospital, AP-HP, Paris, France.

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March 2016

Successful Heart Transplantation for Unreversible Endomyocardial Fibrosis Related to FIP1L1-PDGFRA Chronic Eosinophilic Leukemia.

Transplantation 2015 Nov;99(11):e176-7

1 Department of Internal Medicine, Foch Hospital and Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines University, Suresnes, France. 2 Department of Pathology, Pitié-Salpetrière Hospital, and Pierre et Marie Curie University, Paris, France. 3 Clinical Research Unit and Center for Clinical Research, Avicenne Hospital and Paris XIII University, Bobigny, France. 4 Department of Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, Pitié-Salpetrière Hospital, and Pierre et Marie Curie University, Paris, France. 5 Department of Cardiology, Foch Hospital and Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines University, Suresnes, France. 6 Institute of Immunology, French Eosinophil Network and Research Unit, Lille University Hospital, Université Lille Nord de France, Lille, France.

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November 2015

Pre- and post- transplantation lung cancer in heart transplant recipients.

Ann Thorac Surg 2015 May;99(5):1793-4

Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Georges Pompidou European Hospital, Descartes University, Paris, France. Electronic address:

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May 2015

Bilateral kidney infarction due to primary Al amyloidosis: a first case report.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 May;94(17):e777

From the Department of Nephrology and Dialysis (FM, LJ, PR, EP); Department of Pathology (IB), Tenon Hospital, APHP, Paris, France; Clinical Hematology Unit (VL); and Department of Cardiac Surgery (SV), La Pitié Salpétrière Hospital, APHP, F-75013 Paris, France.

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May 2015

MicroRNAs as non-invasive biomarkers of heart transplant rejection.

Eur Heart J 2014 Dec 31;35(45):3194-202. Epub 2014 Aug 31.

Paris Translational Research Center for Organ Transplantation, INSERM UMR 970, Biostatistics and Histopathology Platform, PARCC Cardiovascular Research Institute, Paris F-75015, France Université Sorbonne Paris Cité, France.

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December 2014

Clinical outcome and quality of life of patients surviving 20 years or longer after heart transplantation.

Transpl Int 2014 Jun 29;27(6):576-82. Epub 2014 Mar 29.

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, La Pitiè-Salpêtrière Hospital, Paris, France.

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June 2014

Everolimus immunosuppression in de novo heart transplant recipients: what does the evidence tell us now?

Transplant Rev (Orlando) 2013 Jul 3;27(3):76-84. Epub 2013 May 3.

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18-20, 1090 Vienna, Austria.

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July 2013

SynCardia temporary total artificial heart as bridge to transplantation: current results at la pitié hospital.

Ann Thorac Surg 2013 May 3;95(5):1640-6. Epub 2013 Apr 3.

Service de Chirurgie Thoracique et Cardio-Vasculaire, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Institut de Cardiologie, Groupe Hospitalier Pitié-Salpêtrière, Université Paris VI, Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France.

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May 2013

[Analysis of 2000 heart transplant, procedures at la Pitié Hospital].

Bull Acad Natl Med 2012 Apr-May;196(4-5):983-94; discussion 994-6

Chirurgie thoracique et cardio-vasculaire - Institut de cardiologie, Hôpital Pitié-Salpêtrière, 47-83, boulevard de l'Hôpital - 75651 Paris cedex 13.

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June 2013

Population pharmacokinetics of everolimus in cardiac recipients: comedications, ABCB1, and CYP3A5 polymorphisms.

Ther Drug Monit 2012 Dec;34(6):686-94

Pharmacy Department, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris AP-HP, Paris, France.

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December 2012

Incidence and risk factors for seizures after heart transplantation.

J Neurol 2010 Apr 6;257(4):563-8. Epub 2009 Nov 6.

Epileptology Unit, AP-HP, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, 47-83 boulevard de l'Hôpital, 75013, Paris, France.

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April 2010

[Cardiac transplantation in 2008].

Presse Med 2008 Jun 15;37(6 Pt 2):1085-92. Epub 2008 May 15.

Service de chirurgie thoracique et cardiovasculaire, Institut du coeur, Université Pierre et Marie Curie Parie VI, APHP, Groupe hospitalier Pitié-Salpêtrière F -75013 Paris, France.

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June 2008

Limited mechanical circulatory support following orthotopic heart transplantation.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2006 Apr 8;5(2):88-9. Epub 2005 Dec 8.

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Pitié Salpêtrière Hospital, 47-83 boulevard de l'hôpital, 75651 Paris Cedex 13, France.

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April 2006

Secretory phospholipase A(2) activity and release kinetics of vascular tissue remodelling biomarkers after coronary artery bypass grafting with and without cardiopulmonary bypass.

Clin Chem Lab Med 2007 ;45(3):372-5

Département de Chirurgie Thoracique et Cardiovasculaire, Groupe Hospitalier Pitié-Salpêtrière, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France.

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July 2007

Release of brain natriuretic-related peptides (BNP, NT-proBNP) and cardiac troponins (cTnT, cTnI) in on-pump and off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery.

Surg Today 2006 ;36(9):783-9

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, CHU Pitié-Salpêtrière, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, AP-HP, 47-83 Boulevard de l'Hôpital, 75651 Paris, Cedex 13, France.

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March 2007

External aortic annuloplasty ring for valve-sparing procedures.

Ann Thorac Surg 2005 Jan;79(1):356-8

Institut de Cardiologie, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Hôpital Pitié Salpétrière, Paris, France.

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January 2005