Arthur J Matas

1974 …2020

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Research Output

2009

The authors reply

Ibrahim, H. N. & Matas, A. J., May 28 2009, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 360, 22, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Transplant tourism and unregulated black-market trafficking of organs

Starzl, T., Teperman, L., Sutherland, D., Sollinger, H., Roberts, J., Miller, C., Merion, R., Matas, A., Marsh, J. W., Langnas, A., Kam, I., Hippen, B., Gaston, R., Freeman, R., Fung, J., Eason, J., Fine, R., Crippen, J. & Abecassis, M., Jun 1 2009, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 9, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

8 Scopus citations

Urinary peptide patterns in native kidneys and kidney allografts

Zhang, Y., Oetting, W. S., Harvey, S. B., Stone, M. D., Monkkonen, T., Matas, A. J., Cosio, F. G. & Nelsestuen, G. L., Jun 27 2009, In : Transplantation. 87, 12, p. 1807-1813 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Use of cardioprotective medications in kidney transplant recipients

Gaston, R. S., Kasiske, B. L., Fieberg, A. M., Leduc, R. E., Cosio, F. C., Gourishankar, S., Halloran, P., Hunsicker, L., Rush, D. & Matas, A. J., Aug 1 2009, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 9, 8, p. 1811-1815 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations
2008

2202 Kidney transplant recipients with 10 years of graft function: What happens next?

Matas, A. J., Gillingham, K. J., Humar, A., Kandaswamy, R., Sutherland, D. E. R., Payne, W. D., Dunn, T. B. & Najarian, J. S., Nov 1 2008, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 8, 11, p. 2410-2419 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Scopus citations

Design of a regulated system of compensation for living kidney donors

Matas, A. J., May 1 2008, In : Clinical Transplantation. 22, 3, p. 378-384 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Earlier is not necessarily better in preemptive kidney transplantation

Akkina, S. K., Connaire, J. J., Snyder, J. J., Matas, A. J. & Kasiske, B. L., Oct 1 2008, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 8, 10, p. 2071-2076 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

First things first: Laying the ethical and factual groundwork for living kidney donor selection standards

Steiner, R. & Matas, A. J., May 1 2008, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 8, 5, p. 930-932 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

9 Scopus citations

In defense of a regulated system of compensation for living donation

Matas, A. J., Hippen, B. & Satel, S., Aug 1 2008, In : Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation. 13, 4, p. 379-385 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

43 Scopus citations
32 Scopus citations

Posttransplant diabetes mellitus and acute rejection: Impact on kidney transplant outcome

Matas, A. J., Gillingham, K. J., Humar, A., Ibrahim, H. N., Payne, W. D., Gruessner, R. W. G., Dunn, T. B., Sutherland, D. E. R., Najarian, J. S. & Kandaswamy, R., Feb 1 2008, In : Transplantation. 85, 3, p. 338-343 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations

Pretransplant donor-specific and non-specific immune parameters associated with early acute rejection

Reinsmoen, N. L., Cornett, K. M. M., Kloehn, R., Burnette, A. D., McHugh, L., Flewellen, B. K., Matas, A. J. & Savik, K., Feb 1 2008, In : Transplantation. 85, 3, p. 462-470 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Response to: Spital 'uncertainty does not preclude rationality'

Steiner, R. & Matas, A., Sep 1 2008, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 8, 9, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Should we pay donors to increase the supply of organs for transplantation? Yes

Matas, A. J., Jun 14 2008, In : BMJ. 336, 7657, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Steroid Elimination-Who, When, How?

Matas, A. J., Dec 1 2008, In : Transplantation proceedings. 40, 10 SUPPL., p. S52-S56

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

The declaration of Istanbul on Organ trafficking and transplant tourism

Abboud, O., Abbud-Filho, M., Abdramanov, K., Abdulla, S., Abraham, G., Abueva, A. V., Aderibigbe, A., Al-Mousawi, M., Alberu, J., Allen, R. D. M., Almazan-Gomez, L. C., Alnono, I., Alobaidli, A. A., Alrukhaimi, M., Álvarez, I., Assad, L., Assounga, A. G., Baez, Y., Bagheri, A., Adel Bakr, M. & 131 others, Bamgboye, E., Barbari, A., Belghiti, J., Abdallah, T. B., Mohamed, S. B. A., Bos, M., Britz, R., Budiani, D., Capron, A., Castro, C. R., Chapman, J., Zhonghua, K. C., Codreanu, I., Cole, E., Cozzi, E., Danovitch, G., Davids, R., De Broe, M., De Castro, L., Delmonico, F. L., Deraoi, R., Dittmer, I., Domíngue-Gil, B., Duro-Garcia, V., Ehtuish, E., El-Shoubaki, H., Epstein, M., Fazel, I., Fernandez Zincke, E., Garcia-Gallont, R., Gohd, A. J., Gill, J., Glotz, D., Gopalakrishnan, G., Gracida, C., Grinyo, J., Ha, J., Haberal, M. A., Hakim, N., Harmon, W., Hasegawa, T., Ahmed, A. H., Hickey, D., Hiesse, C., Hongji, Y., Humar, I., Hurtado, A., Ismail, M. W., Ivanovski, N., Jha, V., Kahn, D., Kamel, R., Kirpalani, A., Kirste, G., Kobayashi, E., Koller, J., Kranenburg, L., Lameire, N., Laouabdia-Sellami, K., Lei, R., Levin, A., Lloveras, J., Lóhmus, A., Luciolli, E., Lundin, S., Wai, C. L., Lynch, S., Maïga, M., Bruneel, M. F. M., Maric, N., Martin, D., Masri, M., Matamoros, M. A., Matas, A., McNeil, A., Melser, B., Megi, E., Moazam, F., Mohsin, N., Mor, E., Morales, J., Munn, S., Murphy, M., Naicker, S., Naqvi, S. A. A., Noël, L., Obrador, G., Oliveros, Y., Ona, E., Costerlee, A., Oyen, O., Padilla, B., Pratschke, J., Rahamimov, R., Rahmel, A., Reznik, O., Rizvi, S. A. H., Roberts, L. A., Rodriguez-Iturbe, B., Rowinski, W., Saeed, B., Sarkissian, A., Sayegh, M. H., Scheper-Hughes, N., Mehmet, S. S., Shaheen, F. A., Sharma, D., Shinozaki, N., Simforoosh, N., Singh, H., Hean, T. S., Somerville, M., Stadtler, M., Stephan, A., Suirez, J., Suaudeau, J., Sumethkul, V., Takahara, S., Thiel, G. T., Tibell, A., Tomadze, G., Kwok-Lung Tong, M., Fu-Chang Tsai, D., Uriarte, R., Vanrenterghem, Y. F. C., Vathsala, A., Weimar, W., Wikler, D., Young, K., Yuldashev, U. & Zhao, M., Sep 1 2008, In : Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 3, 5, p. 1227-1231 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

109 Scopus citations

Transplant center regulations - A mixed blessing? An ASTS council viewpoint

Abecassis, M. M., Burke, R., Cosimi, A. B., Matas, A. J., Merion, R. M., Millman, D., Roberts, J. P. & Klintmalm, G. B., Dec 1 2008, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 8, 12, p. 2496-2502 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

30 Scopus citations
2007

Cystatin C is not superior to creatinine-based models in estimating glomerular filtration rate in former kidney donors

Louvar, D. W., Rogers, T. B., Bailey, R. F., Matas, A. J. & Ibrahim, H. N., Nov 1 2007, In : Transplantation. 84, 9, p. 1112-1117 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Do inherited hypercoagulable states play a role in thrombotic events affecting kidney/pancreas transplant recipients?

Adrogué, H. E., Matas, A. J., McGlennon, R. C., Key, N. S., Gruessner, A., Gruessner, R. W., Humar, A., Sutherland, D. E. R. & Kandaswamy, R., Jan 1 2007, In : Clinical Transplantation. 21, 1, p. 32-37 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Increased urologic complications in children after kidney transplants for obstructive and reflux uropathy

Khositseth, S., Askiti, V., Nevins, T. E., Matas, A. J., Ingulli, E. G., Najarian, J. S., Gillingham, K. J. & Chavers, B. M., Sep 1 2007, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 7, 9, p. 2152-2157 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Inhibition of the membrane attack complex of complement for induction of accommodation in the hamster-to-rat heart transplant model

Suhr, B. D., Black, S. M., Guzman-Paz, M., Matas, A. J. & Dalmasso, A. P., Nov 1 2007, In : Xenotransplantation. 14, 6, p. 572-579 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Must all living donor compensation be viewed as valuable consideration? [2]

Gaston, R. S., Danovitch, G. M., Epstein, R. A., Kahn, J. P., Matas, A. J. & Schnitzler, M. A., May 1 2007, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 7, 5, p. 1309-1310 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Scopus citations

Perioperative outcomes of cardiac surgery in kidney and kidney-pancreas transplant recipients

John, R., Lietz, K., Huddleston, S., Matas, A., Liao, K., Shumway, S., Joyce, L. & Bolman, R. M., May 1 2007, In : Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 133, 5, p. 1212-1219 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Resolved: In minimizing kidney transplant immunosuppression, steroids should go before calcineurin inhibitors

Matas, A. J. & Pavlakis, M., Dec 1 2007, In : Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 18, 12, p. 3026-3030 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Scopus citations

Stable kidney function in the second decade after kidney transplantation while on cyclosporine-based immunosuppression

Kandaswamy, R., Humar, A., Casingal, V., Gillingham, K. J., Ibrahim, H. & Matas, A. J., Mar 1 2007, In : Transplantation. 83, 6, p. 722-726 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
27 Scopus citations

Steroid-free immunosuppression in kidney transplant recipients: the University of Minnesota experience.

Humar, A., Dunn, T. B., Kandaswamy, R., Payne, W. D., Sutherland, D. E. R. & Matas, A. J., 2007, In : Clinical transplants. p. 43-50 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Scopus citations

Two years postconversion from a prograf-based regimen to a once-daily tacrolimus extended-release formulation in stable kidney transplant recipients

Alloway, R., Steinberg, S., Khalil, K., Gourishankar, S., Miller, J., Norman, D., Hariharan, S., Pirsch, J., Matas, A., Zaltzman, J., Wisemandle, K., Fitzsimmons, W. & First, M. R., Jun 1 2007, In : Transplantation. 83, 12, p. 1648-1651 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Scopus citations
2006

Death on the kidney waiting list - Good candidates or not?

Casingal, V., Glumac, E., Tan, M., Sturdevant, M., Nguyen, T. & Matas, A. J., Aug 1 2006, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 6, 8, p. 1953-1956 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Graft loss from recurrent glomerulonephritis is not increased with a rapid steroid discontinuation protocol

Ibrahim, H., Rogers, T., Casingal, V., Sturdevant, M., Tan, M., Humar, A., Gillingham, K. & Matas, A., Jan 1 2006, In : Transplantation. 81, 2, p. 214-219 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

In Reply

Matas, A. J., Jun 1 2006, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 47, 6, p. 1085-1086 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Limiting financial disincentives in live organ donation: A rational solution to the kidney shortage

Gaston, R. S., Danovitch, G. M., Epstein, R. A., Kahn, J. P., Matas, A. J. & Schnitzler, M. A., Nov 1 2006, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 6, 11, p. 2548-2555 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

68 Scopus citations

Living or deceased donor kindey transplants for candidates with significant extrarenal morbidity

Kandaswamy, R., Kasiske, B., Ibrahim, H. & Matas, A. J., May 1 2006, In : Clinical Transplantation. 20, 3, p. 346-350 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Recurrent disease after kidney transplantation - It is time to unite to address this problem!

Matas, A. J., Nov 1 2006, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 6, 11, p. 2527-2528 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

15 Scopus citations

Risk factors for rising creatinine in renal allografts with 1 and 3 yr survival

Paraskevas, S., Kandaswamy, R., Humar, A., Gillingham, K. J., Gruessner, R. W., Payne, W. D., Najarian, J. S., Sutherland, D. E. R. & Matas, A. J., Nov 1 2006, In : Clinical Transplantation. 20, 6, p. 667-672 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Scopus citations

The current role of calcineurin inhibitors in posttransplant immunosuppression?

Matas, A. J. & Kandaswamy, R., Dec 1 2006, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 6, 12, p. 2827-2829 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

2 Scopus citations

The ethics statement of the Vancouver Forum on the live lung, liver, pancreas, and intestine donor

Pruett, T. L., Tibell, A., Alabdulkareem, A., Bhandari, M., Cronin, D. C., Dew, M. A., Dib-Kuri, A., Gutmann, T., Matas, A., McMurdo, L., Rahmel, A., Rizvi, S. A. H., Wright, L. & Delmonico, F. L., May 1 2006, In : Transplantation. 81, 10, p. 1386-1387 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

98 Scopus citations

The performance of three serum creatinine-based formulas in estimating GFR in former kidney donors

Ibrahim, H. N., Rogers, T., Tello, A. & Matas, A., Jun 1 2006, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 6, 6, p. 1479-1485 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations

Transplantation using marginal living donors

Matas, A. J., Feb 2006, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 47, 2, p. 353-355 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

14 Scopus citations

United States Renal Data System: 2005 Annual Data Report. Atlas of end-stage renal disease in the United States

Collins, A. J., Kasiske, B., Herzog, C., Chavers, B., Foley, R., Gilbertson, D., Grimm, R., Liu, J., Louis, T., Manning, W., Matas, A., McBean, M., Murray, A., St. Peter, W., Xue, J., Fan, Q., Guo, H., Li, Q., Li, S., Li, S. & 22 others, Roberts, T., Snyder, J., Solid, C., Wang, C., Weinhandl, E., Arko, C., Chen, S. C., Dalleska, F., Daniels, F., Dunning, S., Ebben, J., Frazier, E., Johnson, R., Sheets, D., Wang, X., Forrest, B., Berrini, D., Constantini, E., Everson, S., Frederick, P., Eggers, P. & Agodoa, L., Jan 2006, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 47, SUPPL. 1, p. A5-A6

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

13 Scopus citations

Urinary β2-Microglobulin Is Associated With Acute Renal Allograft Rejection

Oetting, W. S., Rogers, T. B., Krick, T. P., Matas, A. J. & Ibrahim, H. N., May 1 2006, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 47, 5, p. 898-904 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations
43 Scopus citations
2005

A multicenter pilot study of early (4-day) steroid cessation in renal transplant recipients under simulect, tacrolimus and sirolimus

Woodle, E. S., Vincenti, F., Lorber, M. I., Gritsch, H. A., Hricik, D., Washburn, K., Matas, A. J., Gallichio, M. & Neylan, J., Jan 1 2005, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 5, 1, p. 157-166 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

71 Scopus citations

A prospective randomized trial of steroid-free maintenance regimens in kidney transplant recipients - An interim analysis

Kandaswamy, R., Melancon, J. K., Dunn, T., Tan, M., Casingal, V., Humar, A., Payne, W. D., Gruessner, R. W. G., Dunn, D. L., Najarian, J. S., Sutherland, D. E. R., Gillingham, K. J. & Matas, A. J., Jun 1 2005, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 5, 6, p. 1529-1536 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

88 Scopus citations

Conversion of stable kidney transplant recipients from a twice daily prograf-based regimen to a once daily modified release tacrolimus-based regimen

Alloway, R., Steinberg, S., Khalil, K., Gourishankar, S., Miller, J., Norman, D., Hariharan, S., Pirsch, J., Matas, A., Zaltzman, J., Wisemandle, K., Fitzsimmons, W. & First, M. R., Mar 2005, In : Transplantation proceedings. 37, 2, p. 867-870 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

110 Scopus citations

Excerpts from the United States Renal Data System 2004 Annual Data Report: Atlas of end-stage renal disease in the United States

Collins, A. J., Kasiske, B., Herzog, C., Chavers, B., Foley, R., Gilbertson, D., Grimm, R., Liu, J., Louis, T., Manning, W., Matas, A., McBean, M., Murray, A., St. Peter, W., Xue, J., Fan, Q., Guo, H., Li, S., Li, S., Roberts, T. & 20 others, Snyder, J., Solid, C., Wang, C., Weinhandl, E., Arko, C., Chen, S. C., Dalleska, F., Daniels, F., Dunning, S., Ebben, J., Frazier, E., Johnson, R., Sheets, D., Forrest, B., Berrini, D., Constantini, E., Everson, S., Frederick, P., Eggers, P. & Agodoa, L., Jan 1 2005, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 45, SUPPL. 1, p. v-vii

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

176 Scopus citations

Focal segmental glomerular sclerosis in kidney allograft recipients: An evidence-based approach

Koushik, R. & Matas, A. J., Apr 1 2005, In : Transplantation Reviews. 19, 2, p. 78-87 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

3 Scopus citations

Long-term deterioration of kidney allograft function

Kasiske, B. L., Gaston, R. S., Gourishankar, S., Halloran, P. F., Matas, A. J., Jeffery, J. & Rush, D., Jun 1 2005, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 5, 6, p. 1405-1414 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

96 Scopus citations

Mycobacterial infections after kidney transplant

Jie, T., Matas, A. J., Gillingham, K. J., Sutherland, D. E. R., Dunn, D. L. & Humar, A., Mar 2005, In : Transplantation proceedings. 37, 2, p. 937-939 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Patient-initiated request for donation information

Matas, A. J., Murphy, T. F., Davies, E. A. & Henry, M. L., Jan 1 2005, In : Virtual Mentor. 7, 9, p. 589-594 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate