Luciano M Vargas, MD

Assistant Professor

  • 196 Citations
  • 5 h-Index
20072019
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Research Output 2007 2019

  • 196 Citations
  • 5 h-Index
  • 13 Article
  • 1 Review article
2019

Failure of abdominal wall closure after intestinal transplantation: Identifying high-risk recipients

Cloonan, M. R., Fortina, C. A., Mercer, D. F., Vargas, L. M., Grant, W. J., Langnas, A. N. & Merani, S., Nov 1 2019, In : Clinical Transplantation. 33, 11, e13713.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abdominal Wall
Transplantation
Transplants
Pediatrics
Abdomen

Including colon in intestinal transplantation: a focus on post-transplant renal function – a retrospective study

Ewald, C., Swanson, B. J., Vargas, L., Grant, W. J., Mercer, D. F., Langnas, A. N. & Merani, S., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Transplant International.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Colon
Retrospective Studies
Transplantation
Transplants
Kidney

Multiorgan transplantation as a viable treatment option in infantile juvenile polyposis syndrome

Chandan, O. C., Reyes-Santiago, E., Vargas, L., Mercer, D., Grant, W., Langnas, A., Quiros-Tejeira, R. E. & Vo, H., May 1 2019, In : Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition. 68, 5, p. E86-E87

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transplantation
Juvenile polyposis syndrome
2018

Invasive pneumococcal infections in pediatric liver-small bowel-pancreas transplant recipients

Vo, H. D., Florescu, D. F., Brown, C. R., Chambers, H. E., Mercer, D. F., Vargas, L. M., Grant, W. J., Langnas, A. N. & Quiros, R., May 2018, In : Pediatric Transplantation. 22, 3, e13165.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pneumococcal Infections
Pancreas
Sepsis
Pediatrics
Pneumonia
1 Citation (Scopus)
Short Bowel Syndrome
Cholecystectomy
Cholelithiasis
Laparotomy
Parenteral Nutrition
2017
2 Citations (Scopus)

Risk of Intestinal Malignancy in Patients with Short Bowel Syndrome

Thompson, J. S., Weseman, R. A., Mercer, D. F., Rochling, F. A., Vargas, L. M., Grant, W. J. & Langnas, A. N., May 1 2017, In : Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 41, 4, p. 562-565 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Short Bowel Syndrome
Neoplasms
Colonic Neoplasms
Crohn Disease
Colectomy
2016
3 Citations (Scopus)

Cholecystectomy and Liver Disease in Short Bowel Syndrome

Thompson, J. S., Weseman, R. A., Rochling, F. A., Lyden, E., Grant, W. J., Vargas, L. M., Langnas, A. N. & Mercer, D. F., Feb 1 2016, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 20, 2, p. 322-327 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Short Bowel Syndrome
Cholecystectomy
Liver Diseases
Gallbladder
Fibrosis
2015
41 Citations (Scopus)
Sepsis
Confidence Intervals
Mortality
Transplants
Odds Ratio
2014
47 Citations (Scopus)

Adenovirus: Current epidemiology and emerging approaches to prevention and treatment

Sandkovsky, U., Vargas, L. M. & Florescu, D. F., Aug 2014, In : Current Infectious Disease Reports. 16, 8, 416.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adenoviridae
Epidemiology
Hematopoietic Stem Cells
Antiviral Agents
Transplants
4 Citations (Scopus)
Parvovirus
Acute Liver Failure
Aplastic Anemia
Bone Marrow Transplantation
Liver Transplantation
27 Citations (Scopus)

Serial transverse enteroplasty allows children with short bowel to wean from parenteral nutrition

Mercer, D. F., Hobson, B. D., Gerhardt, B. K., Grant, W. J., Vargas, L. M., Langnas, A. N. & Quiros, R., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 164, 1, p. 93-98 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parenteral Nutrition
Short Bowel Syndrome
Small Intestine
Operative Time
Pathologic Constriction
2013
1 Citation (Scopus)

Left lobe liver transplants

Bathla, L., Vargas, L. M. & Langnas, A. N., Dec 1 2013, In : Surgical Clinics of North America. 93, 6, p. 1325-1342 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Living Donors
Liver Transplantation
Transplants
Liver
Tissue Donors
2011
18 Citations (Scopus)

Stool calprotectin monitoring after small intestine transplantation

Mercer, D. F., Vargas, L. M., Sun, Y., Moreno, A. M. A., Grant, W. J., Botha, J. F., Langnas, A. N. & Sudan, D. L., May 27 2011, In : Transplantation. 91, 10, p. 1166-1171 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leukocyte L1 Antigen Complex
Small Intestine
Transplantation
Ostomy
Transplants
2007
52 Citations (Scopus)

Calprotectin: A novel noninvasive marker for intestinal allograft monitoring

Sudan, D., Vargas, L. M., Sun, Y., Bok, L., Dijkstra, G. & Langnas, A. N., Aug 1 2007, In : Annals of surgery. 246, 2, p. 311-315 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leukocyte L1 Antigen Complex
Allografts
Biopsy
Enteritis
Ileostomy