Kidney Allocation System: Old vs. New
From Cells to Robots: A Spectrum of Technical Innovation in Kidney Transplantation
Islet Transplantation
Pediatric Renal Transplantation
Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation: Chapter 2 - Risks and Benefits
Liver Transplant List Management: Challenges on the List
Liver Donor Call 101
Expanding Live Donation by Understanding the Risk
Fast and Furious: Donor Safety in Living Donation
The A2ALL experience: Lessons Not Learned
Pump Fiction or Pump Fact?
Culture Based Intervention for Increasing Donation
Home Alone: Local Procurement Center
Donor Intervention Trials: A Space Odyssey
Braveheart: Solution to Risk Aversion
There Will Be Blood: Liver Fracking
Use of Social Media to Facilitate Identification of Potential Living Donors
Impact of Delayed Graft Function Varies by Demographic and Clinical Characteristics in Deceased Donor Kidney Transplantation
Frailty Among Females Accounts for Higher Post-Transplant Costs and Length of Stay
Single-Slice Analytic Morphomics Improves Empiric Risk Assessment of Liver Transplant Patients
Induction Immunosuppression and Clinical Outcomes in HIV-infected Kidney Transplant Recipients
The Donor Application: Utilizing Social Media to Identify Potential Live Donors
Matching Priority for Difficult-to-match KPD Pairs
Survival Benefit and Utilization of DCD Kidneys Across the Spectrum of Organ Quality
Academic vs. Clinical Productivity of Elite US Transplant Surgeons: Who Publishes More and Who Operates More?
NK1.1+ Cells may Play a Role in B Cell-dependent Transplant Tolerance
Bioengineered Immunotherapeutic Nanoparticles Prevent Transplant Vasculopathy In Vivo
Trends in Liver Transplant Rates and Waitlist Survival
Skipping Comparable Local Waitlist Candidates Under Share-35
Early Changes in Deceased Donor Kidney Distribution Following Implementation of the Kidney Allocation System (KAS)
Immune Dysregulation and Rejection in HIV+ Kidney Transplant Recipients
SDF-CXCR4 Axis as a Potential Means of Increasing Engraftment of Pluripotent Stem Cell Derivatives into the Structurally Normal Liver
Normothermic Ex Vivo Liver Perfusion (Nevlp) Using Steen Solution as Preservation Technique for Liver Transplantation- First Clinical Results
Risk of ESRD Caused by Diabetes, Hypertension, and Glomerulonephritis in Live Kidney Donors
Impact of Deceased Donor Allocation Changes on Outcomes Among Pediatric Kidney Transplant Recipients
Survival Benefit and Utilization of DCD Livers across the Spectrum of Organ Quality
Trends in Waitlist Removal Due to Illness Severity: The Impact of CMS Policy
Regional Comparison of Liver Donor Risk Indexes: Who is the Reference Donor?
Inhibition of Hedgehog Signaling With Vismodegib Significantly Improves Graft Function and Mortality Following Steatotic Liver Transplantation in Zucker Rats
How are Potential Living Kidney Donors Recruited?
Mental Health-Related Quality of Life, Depression, and Anxiety in Living Kidney Donors
Defining the Epidemiologic Landscape of HIV-infected Deceased Donors in the United States
Lower Rates of Living Donor Kidney Transplantation Among African Americans: What Prevents Higher Rates of Donation?
Does Privacy Exist in Directed Organ Donation?
Are we Overlooking Half of our DCD Candidates?
A Risk Index for Living Donor Kidney Transplantation
Quantifying Risk of ESRD in Living Kidney Donors
Paravertebral Block Is an Effective and Safe Method for Immediate Post Operative Pain Control in Live Liver Donors
Analysis of Reasons for Incompatibility for Donation Among the Cases of Potential Brain Death Reported in Korea
Impact of Pre-Transplantation Computed Tomography on Organ Donation in Patients who Have Suffered Terminal Events
Validation of the Newly Developed North America Islet Donor Scoring System in the Medium Volume Islet Transplant Center
Changes in HCV-Infected Donors and the US Heroin Epidemic
Are Waitlisted Transplant Patients Potential Organ Donors? Misconceptions and Missed Opportunities
Same Policy, Different Impact: Center and Regional Effects of SHARE 35 Liver Allocation
Long Term Safety of Intravenous Ketorolac use After Donor Nephrectomy
Living Kidney Donor Preferences: A Novel Use of a Visual Instrument to Quantify ESRD Risk Acceptance
The Impact of Allograft Steatosis on Long-term Patient and Graft Survival After Liver Transplantation: Time for a New Threshold?
Utility of a Scoring Tool for Living Kidney Donor Volunteers
The Effect of Left Ventricular Assist Devices on Waitlist Movement and Likelihood of Transplantation
Kidney Donor Profile Index Informs Decision to Retransplant for Patients with One Prior Failed Kidney Transplant
Laparoscopic Repair of Transplant Kidney Urine Leak Into the Peritoneum After Nephrostomy Tube Placement
Why are Living Kidney Donors Declined?
Extending DCD Progression-to-Death Times to 2 Hours Allows More Kidney Transplants With Excellent Results
Disparity of Expectations Between Providers and Patients Following Renal Transplantation
Metabolic Syndrome Screening in Obese Living Kidney Donor Evaluations
Comparison of Life-Saving Swine Renal Allograft Volumes Changes in Outbred Versus Inbred Transplantation
Wedge Biopsies Are More Accurate Than Core Biopsies for Predicting MAPI Scores in Older Deceased Donor Kidneys
Prior Living Kidney Donors on the Waiting List After KAS
Delays in Prior Living Donors Receiving Priority on the Waiting List
Normothermic Ex Vivo Kidney Perfusion is a Safe Preservation Method for Kidney Transplantation
Dynamics of Delayed Graft Function-Associated Risk in Deceased Donor Kidney Transplantation
Evaluating Delayed Graft Function after Kidney Transplantation as a Potential Surrogate Outcome
Outcomes Following Laparoscopic and Open Appendectomy in Kidney Transplant Recipients
Socioeconomic Status and Readmission Following Kidney Transplant
Outcomes Following Inguinal Hernia Repair in Kidney Transplant Recipients
Perioperative Renal Transplantation Management in Small Children using Adult-Sized Living or Deceased Donor Kidneys
Is Prolonged Cold Ischemia a Contraindication to Using Kidneys From Acute Kidney Injury Donors?
Increased Survival for Solid Organ Transplant Recipients Hospitalized with Severe Sepsis
Eversion Endarterectomy of the Deceased Donor Renal Artery to Prevent Kidney Discard
Early Post KT Changes in HRQOL
Belatacept-Treated Patients Had Superior Graft Survival vs. Cyclosporine-Treated Patients: Final Results From BENEFIT
Exanding the Donor Pool Using HCV+ Kidneys to Cure HCV and End-Stage Renal Disease
Long-Term Survival Outcomes in Belatacept-Treated vs. Cyclosporine-Treated Patients: Final Results From BENEFIT-EXT
A2 to B Blood Type Kidney Transplantation in an HIV+ Recipient: A Case Report
HDAC2 Deletion Mitigates Renal Injury After Prolonged Cold Ischemia Prior to Transplant
HDAC11 Deletion Increases Tolerance of Warm Renal Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury
Short-term Post-donation Renal Function of Living Kidney Donors in the United States
Long-Term Renal Function in Living Kidney Donors who had Histological Abnormalities at Donation
Recipient Outcomes Following Transplantation of Allografts From Live Kidney Donors Who Subsequently Developed End Stage Renal Disease
Risk of End-Stage Renal Disease in Potential HIV-Infected Live Kidney Donors
Identifying Appropriate Kidney Transplant Recipients for ATG versus IL2 Receptor Antagonist Induction
Identifying Appropriate Kidney Transplant Recipients for Early Steroid Withdrawal Protocols
Alemtuzumab Induction for Elderly Kidney Transplantation
Is Ketorolac Really Safe for Living Donor Nephrectomy?
Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Peripheral Vascular Disease Screening in Kidney Transplant Candidates
Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder Following Alemtuzumab Induction in Kidney Transplantation
Desensitization Strategy Enabling HLA Antibody-incompatible Living Donor Renal Transplantation of Highly Sensitized Children
Access to Kidney Transplantation Is Associated With Neighborhood Socioeconomic Disadvantage
Pediatric Kidney Transplant Centers and Mortality: Distance Matters
Early Hospital Readmission Following Kidney Transplantation: Older Recipients
Early Hospital Readmission Following Kidney Retransplantation
Early Hospital Readmission Following Incompatible Kidney Transplantation
Is Readmission Following Kidney Transplantation Becoming More Risky?
Differential Effect of Delayed Graft Function On Kidney Transplant Outcomes
Normothermic Ex Vivo Kidney Perfusion vs Cold Storage Improves Kidney Graft Function After DCD Transplantation
Analysis of Local versus Imported Expanded Criteria Donor (ECD) Kidneys: A Single Center Experience With 497 ECD Kidney Transplants
The Mortality and Cost of Seizures in KTx Recipients - Results of the National Inpatient Sample
Who Gets Transplanted Under the New Kidney Allocation System (KAS)? A Single-Center Experience
Alemtuzumab Induction Therapy to Decrease Length of Stay in Kidney Transplant Patients and the Impact on Rate of Readmissions
CMV Infection Is Lower With Alemtuzumab Induction
Match Offer Failure and Its Impact on Kidney Paired Donation
Post-Kidney Transplant Infections in Desensitized Patients Receiving Thymoglobulin or IL-2 Receptor Antibody Induction: Results of a Randomized Clinical Trial
Hospital Readmissions in the First Year Following Incompatible Kidney Transplantation: A Multi-Center Study
Cognitive Impairment and Mortality in Adults on the Kidney Transplant Waitlist
Induction Agent Use and Outcomes in Older KT Recipients
The Incidence of Depression Following Live Kidney Donation
Access to Live Donor Kidney Transplantation (LDKT) in Older Adults
Does Donor and Recipient Age Disparity Make A Difference With Expanded Criteria Donors?
When Kidney Transplants and Procurement Occur at One Location: A National Study of Graft Survivals
Outcomes in Octogenarians Undergoing Kidney Transplantation: A Propensity Score Matched Analysis Using the UNOS Dataset
Characterization of Ischemia and Rejection in Porcine Renal Transplantation
Deceased Donor Kidney Transplantation from Infants and Toddlers into Adults in the Era of Extreme Donor Shortage
Mitochondrial Membrane Potential Correlates With Ischemic Injury and Kidney Graft Function in Rats
The Presence of Anti-vimentin Antibodies at the Time of Transplant may be a Risk Factor for Early Chronic Allograft Nephropathy
Infection Risk With Desensitization and Alemtuzumab Induction in Pediatric Renal Transplantion
Strategies for Improving Outcomes Among High Risk HIV+ Kidney Transplant Recipients
Lymphocyte-depleting Induction Therapy Lowers the Risk of Acute Rejection in African American Pediatric Kidney Transplant Recipients
Eculizumab for Treatment of Antibody Mediated Rejection-Clinical and Cost Effectiveness
Correlation Between Anti-antiotensin II Type 1 Receptor Antibodies and Kidney Transplant Outcomes
Utilization of HCV-positive Donors' Kidneys: Potential Benefits in the Era of Direct Acting Antiviral (DAA) Therapy
Recipient Means Testing: The Major Barrier to Use of the National Living Donor Travel Grant Program
Profiling Immunologic Risk for Acute Rejection in Kidney Transplantation: Recipient Age is a Dominant Risk Factor
Risk of Death After Graft Loss Following Incompatible Kidney Transplantation
Optimal Donor/Recipient Pairing for High KDPI Grafts can Yield Similar Survival to Medium KDPI Grafts
Changes in Fatigue After Kidney Transplantation
Long-term Outcomes of Thymoglobulin versus IL-2 Receptor Antagonist in Low Risk Kidney Transplant Recipients Stratified by the Kidney Donor Profile Index (KDPI)
Renal Transplantation in Obese Recipients. What are the Risks?
Use of Alemtuzumab is Associated With Reduced Mortality in African American Kidney Transplant Recipients
The Impact of Hospital Characteristics in Cardiovascular Disease After Kidney Transplantation: Analysis of Outcomes and Costs
Dramatic Improvements in Racial Disparities in Kidney Transplant Outcomes in the US
Late Surveillance Biopsy as a Predictor of Long-term Allograft Outcome in Kidney Transplantation
Assessing the Phenotype of Renal Tubule Cell Injury During Cold Ischemia and Transplantation
How to Improve Pre-kidney Transplant Education for Hispanics: An Analysis of Preferences and Perceptions of Northwestern Memorial Hospital's Hispanic Kidney Transplant Program
Robotic Single-port Donor Nephrectomy
Identifying Barriers to Pre-emptive Kidney Transplantation in a Living Donor Transplant Cohort
Ex vivo Assessments for Porcine Kidney Viability and Function
Evaluating Waiting List Survival Parity among Liver Transplant Candidates: The Effect of Awarding MELD Exception Points for Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Comparison of Outcomes Between Doxorubicin Drug Eluting Bead (DEB) Embolization and Conventional Transarterial Chemoembolization (TACE) for Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) Prior to Liver Transplantation.
Factors Related to Measured Portal Vein and Hepatic Artery Flows in Deceased Donor Liver Transplant
Time on Waiting List Is a Poor Predictor of Recurrence for Hepatocellular Carcinoma Following Liver Transplantation: A Region 3 Single Center Study
Simultaneous Liver/Kidney Transplantation in Elderly Patients with Validation of a Clinical Risk Score for Patient Selection
Living Donor Liver Transplantation in Recipients Over 100kg
Radiologic Progression on the Waitlist Does Not Predict HCC Recurrence After Liver Transplant
Patent or Not Patent - Perioperative Elevated Resistive Indices Do Not Predict Hepatic Artery Thrombosis in Extended Criteria Donor Livers
Outcomes of Small-for-size Grafts in Adult Living Donor Liver Transplantation
Use of Thrombolytic Protocol in Deceased by Cardiac Death(Dcd) Liver Transplantation(Lt) to Minimize Biliary Complications
Changes in Utilization and Post-transplant Outcomes Associated With Hepatitis C (+) Donor Livers
hEPCR. hTBM and hEPCR. hTFPI Prolong Survival of GalTKO. hCPRP Porcine Livers Perfused With Human Blood
Prognostic Impact of Peri-transplant Serum Sodium Concentrations in Cadaveric Liver Transplantation
Comparative Analysis of Patients with Mixed Hepatocellular-Cholangiocarcinoma Undergoing Liver Transplantation: A Single Center Matched Cohort Analysis
The Impact of Gender Discordance on Graft Survival Among Liver Transplant Recipients
Intra-operative Hepatic Arterial Flow Predicts Hepatic Artery Complications After Deceased Donor Liver Transplantation
Impact to OPOs of Mandated Broader Liver Sharing: Single Large Metropolitan Area Experience
Adding Anti-Inflammatory Agents During Normothermic Ex-Vivo Liver Perfusion Improves the Preservation of Pig Liver Grafts Before Transplantation
Live Donor Liver Transplantation With Older Donors Only Impacts on a Late HCV Recurrence
Donor-Recipient Matching in Deceased Donor Liver Transplantation: Analysis of Outcomes Using UNOS Match Sequence Data
Use of BQ123, Epoprostenol, and Verapamil as Vasodilators During Normothermic Ex Vivo Liver Perfusion. Which One is the Best Option?
Rationale for Withholding Antifibrinolytics to Treat Hyperfibrinolysis: Rapid Transition to Fibrinolysis Shutdown Following Cadaveric Liver Reperfusion and Trauma Resuscitation
Impact of Ideal Body Weight vs Actual Body Weight on the Prediction of SFSS and Graft Loss After Living Donor Liver Transplantation
Long-Term Outcomes After Splenectomy for Small-For-Size Syndrome in Live Donor Liver Transplantation
A Nationwide Analysis of Reoperation After Liver Transplant
Outcomes Following Inguinal Hernia Repair in Liver Transplant Recipients
HCV Treatment in Liver Transplantation: Changes in Center Attitudes and Practices in the DAA Era
Outcomes Following Inguinal Hernia Repair in Patients with End Stage Liver Disease
Do Lay Rankings of Hospitals Correlate to Better Liver Transplantation Outcomes: Comparing US News Rankings and the SRTR Database
Comparative Analysis of Patients Undergoing Liver Transplantation With Rare Malignancies: A Large Single-center Experience
Model of Liver Reperfusion Using Ex-vivo Technology can be Used to Identify Novel Biomarkers Which are Predictive of Postoperative Allograft Function
Using Nanoice for Solid Organ Procurement Provides Better Cooling Physiology With Improved Preservation Injury
Utilizing Imported Liver Grafts for HCC Recipients
Visceral Adiposity Potentiates HCC Recurrence Following OLT for HCC
Human Bile Composition Changes After Liver Transplantation and Correlation With Outcomes
Outcomes of Combined Lung-liver Transplantation
Outcomes of DCD Liver Transplantation Utilizing Donors With High Donor Risk Index
LACE Index Risk Assessment Tool Predicts Liver Transplant Readmissions
Both Intestinal Microbiota and Diet Contribute to NASH Development
Diet Causes Shift in Microbial Population and NASH Phenotype
The Impact of Heparin and Alteplase on Pulmonary Graft Function in Donation After Cardiac Death - An Experimental Study
Risk Factors Leading to Classification as Increased Risk
Brain Dead Donors are not Being Lost by Donation After Cardiac Death
Trauma After Transplantation: Patient and Graft Survivals in Abdominal Transplant Recipients
International Medical Graduates Among Top US Transplant Surgeons
Health Literacy of Solid Organ Transplant Candidate Patient and Caregiver Pairs
CTLA4Ig Suppresses Both de novo and Recall Alloantibody Responses in a Mouse Model of Allosensitization
Medication Compliance Assessment in Abdominal Transplant Patients Utilizing a Mobile Phone Application
Program Compliance in the Era of Increasing Numbers of Increased Risk Donors
E-Visits to Multiple List
Anatomy of a Systems Improvement Agreement: Comprehensive Review from 2008
The Impact of Early Hospital Readmisison Folloing Simultaneous Pancreas Kidney Transplantation
Total Pancreatectomy and Islet Auto Transplantation: Effect of Blood Transfusion on Islet Graft Function
Late Bleeding After Pancreas Transplantation - An Ominous Sign
Racial Disparities in Simultaneous Pancreas-Kidney (SPK) Transplant Graft Survival
Pancreatectomy with islet autotransplant in chronic pancreatitis: is a laparoscopic assisted approach feasible and beneficial?
The Impact of Using an Intraoperative Goal Directed Fluid Therapy Protocol on Clinical Outcomes of Patients Undergoing Total Pancreatectomy and Islet Cell Autotransplant
Donor Hemoglobin A1C Levels do not Predict Pancreas Graft Survival Outcomes
Does Performing Simultaneous Kidney and Pancreas Biopsies in SPK Recipients Make a Difference in Long Term Graft Survival?
Abstract P-166 can be found on page 67
Abstract P-167 can be found on page 70