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Scientific Publications

Recent publications in peer-reviewed journals

1: Cortes M, Tapuria N, Khorsandi SE, Ibars EP, Vilca-Melendez H, Rela M, Heaton ND. Diaphragmatic hernia after liver transplantation in children: Case series and review of the literature. Liver Transpl. 2014 Dec;20(12):1429-35. doi: 10.1002/lt.23977. Epub 2014 Nov 5. PubMed PMID: 25124299.

2: Cherian PT, Mishra AK, Kumar P, Sachan VK, Bharathan A, Srikanth G, Senadhipan B, Rela MS. Laparoscopic liver resection: wedge resections to living donor hepatectomy, are we heading in the right direction? World J Gastroenterol. 2014 Oct 7;20(37):13369-81. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i37.13369. PubMed PMID: 25309070; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4188891.

3: Ramachandran P, Shanmugam NP, Sinani SA, Shanmugam V, Srinivas S, Sathiyasekaran M, Tamilvanan V, Rela M. Outcome of partial internal biliary diversion for intractable pruritus in children with cholestatic liver disease. PediatrSurg Int. 2014 Oct;30(10):1045-9. doi: 10.1007/s00383-014-3559-x. Epub 2014 Jul 27. PubMed PMID: 25064227.

4: Somasundaram A, Loganathan N, Varghese J, Shivakumar S, Jayanthi V. Does leptospirosis behave adversely in cirrhosis of the liver? Indian J Gastroenterol. 2014 Sep 21. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25239730.

5: Govil S, Reddy MS, Rela M. Surgical resection techniques for locally advanced hilarcholangiocarcinoma. Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2014 Aug;399(6):707-16. doi: 10.1007/s00423-014-1216-4. Epub 2014 Jun 4. PubMed PMID: 24893723.

6: Olithselvan A, Rajagopala S, Vij M, Shanmugam V, Shanmugam N, Rela M. Tuberculosis in liver transplant recipients: experience of a South Indian liver transplant center. Liver Transpl. 2014 Aug;20(8):960-6. doi: 10.1002/lt.23903. PubMed PMID: 24789170.

7: Rao P, Koshy A, Philip J, Premaletha N, Varghese J, Narayanasamy K, Mohindra S, Pai NV, Agarwal MK, Konar A, Vora HB. Pegylated interferon alfa-2b plus ribavirin for treatment of chronic hepatitis C. World J Hepatol. 2014 Jul 27;6(7):520-6. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v6.i7.520. PubMed PMID: 25068004; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4110544.

8: Govil S. Central hepatic resection under hypothermic total vascular exclusion using ante-situm techniques while maintaining liver blood supply. Hepatogastroenterology. 2014 Jul-Aug;61(133):1350-2. PubMed PMID: 25513094.

9: Govil S. Central hepatic resection under hypothermic total vascular exclusion using ante-situm techniques while maintaining liver blood supply. Hepatogastroenterology. 2014 Jul-Aug;61(133):1350-2. PubMed PMID: 25436309.

10: Reddy MS, Carter N, Cunningham A, Shaw J, Talbot D. Portal Venous Oxygen Persufflation of the Donation after Cardiac Death pancreas in a rat model is superior to static cold storage and hypothermic machine perfusion. Transpl Int. 2014 Jun;27(6):634-9. doi: 10.1111/tri.12313. Epub 2014 Apr 12. PubMed PMID: 24628941.

11: Varghese J, Reddy MS, Cherian T, Vijaya S, Jayanthi V, Rela M. Anti-HBs response to hepatitis B immunoglobulin prophylaxis in liver transplant recipients. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2014 May;33(3):226-30. doi: 10.1007/s12664-014-0457-z. Epub 2014 Apr 24. PubMed PMID: 24760685.

12: Varghese J, Reddy MS, Venugopal K, Perumalla R, Narasimhan G, Arikichenin O, Shanmugam V, Shanmugam N, Srinivasan V, Jayanthi V, Rela M. Tacrolimus-related adverse effects in liver transplant recipients: its association with trough concentrations. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2014 May;33(3):219-25. doi: 10.1007/s12664-014-0456-0. Epub 2014 Apr 18. PubMed PMID: 24740447.

13: Ramachandran P, Shanmugam NP, Vij M, Rela M. Surgical management of hepatic arterioportal fistula in a neonate. PediatrSurg Int. 2014 May;30(5):557-9. doi: 10.1007/s00383-014-3472-3. Epub 2014 Jan 22. PubMed PMID: 24448912.

14: Dattani N, Baker A, Quaglia A, Melendez HV, Rela M, Heaton N. Clinical and histological outcomes following living-related liver transplantation in children. Clin Res HepatolGastroenterol. 2014 Apr;38(2):164-71. doi: 10.1016/j.clinre.2013.10.009. Epub 2013 Nov 26. PubMed PMID: 24290247.

15: Rela M, Rajalingam R, Shanmugam V, O’ Sullivan A, Reddy MS, Heaton N. Novel en-bloc resection of locally advanced hilarcholangiocarcinoma: the Rex recess approach. HepatobiliaryPancreat Dis Int. 2014 Feb;13(1):93-7. PubMed PMID: 24463086.

16: Govil S. Is superior mesenteric artery reimplantation during surgery for pancreaticoduodenal tumors an underutilized procedure? Indian J Gastroenterol. 2014 Jan;33(1):67-71. doi: 10.1007/s12664-013-0431-1. Epub 2013 Nov 12. PubMed PMID: 24214582. 17: Patra S, Vij M, Kapoor D, Rela M. Unsuspected hepatic schistosomiasis in a liver explant. Trop Gastroenterol. 2014 Jan-Mar;35(1):53-4. PubMed PMID: 25276910.

18: Reddy MS, Varghese J, Venkataraman J, Rela M. Matching donor to recipient in liver transplantation: Relevance in clinical practice. World J Hepatol. 2013 Nov 27;5(11):603-11. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v5.i11.603. Review. PubMed PMID: 24303088; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3847943.

19: Reddy MS, Narasimhan G, Cherian PT, Rela M. Death of a living liver donor: opening Pandora’s box. Liver Transpl. 2013 Nov;19(11):1279-84. doi: 10.1002/lt.23731. PubMed PMID: 24039073.

20: Patra S, Vij M, Kancharla R, Lingappa L, Rela M. Systemic Wangiella dermatitidis infection presenting as liver mass and obstructive cholangiopathy. Trop Gastroenterol. 2013 Oct-Dec;34(4):277-9. PubMed PMID: 25046897.

21: Rela M. Technique of hepatic arterial anastomosis in living donor pediatric auxiliary partial orthotopic liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2013 Sep;19(9):1046-8. doi: 10.1002/lt.23699. PubMed PMID: 23825046.

22: Vij M, Perumalla R, Srivastava M, Rajalingam R, Bharathan A, Periasami S, Rela M. Liver Metastasis of Extremity Pleomorphic Liposarcoma Treated with Hepatic Resection. J Gastrointest Cancer. 2013 Aug 20. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23959373.

23: Govil S. Liver resection under hypothermic total vascular exclusion. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2013 Jul;32(4):222-6. doi: 10.1007/s12664-013-0328-z. Epub 2013 Mar 10. Review. PubMed PMID: 23475551.

24: Vij M, Patra S, Rela M. Hepatic metastasis with heterologous rhabdomyoblastic differentiation in a patient with gastrointestinal stromal tumor treated with imatinib. Indian J PatholMicrobiol. 2013 Jul-Sep;56(3):291-3. doi: 10.4103/0377-4929.120402. PubMed PMID: 24152514.

25: Bernal W, Hyyrylainen A, Gera A, Audimoolam VK, McPhail MJ, Auzinger G, Rela M, Heaton N, O’Grady JG, Wendon J, Williams R. Lessons from look-back in acute liver failure? A single centre experience of 3300 patients. J Hepatol. 2013 Jul;59(1):74-80. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2013.02.010. Epub 2013 Feb 22. PubMed PMID: 23439263.

26: George S, Varghese J, Chandrasekhar S, Perumalla R, Reddy MS, Jayanthi V, Rela M. Gram-negative bacteria causing infective endocarditis: Rare cardiac complication after liver transplantation. World J Hepatol. 2013 May 27;5(5):296-7. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v5.i5.296. PubMed PMID: 23717742; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3664289.

27: Patra S, Vij M, Kota V, Kancherla R, Rela M. Pigmented perivascular epithelioid cell tumor of the liver: report of a rare case with brief review of literature. J Cancer Res Ther. 2013 Apr-Jun;9(2):305-7. doi: 10.4103/0973-1482.113401. PubMed PMID: 23771383.

28: Rela M, Kota V, Shanmugam V, Vadeyar H. Middle hepatic vein to middle hepatic vein anastomosis in right lobe living donor liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2013 Feb;19(2):229-31. doi: 10.1002/lt.23569. PubMed PMID: 23404862.

29: Kasahara M, Sakamoto S, Shigeta T, Uchida H, Hamano I, Kanazawa H, Kobayashi M, Kitajima T, Fukuda A, Rela M. Reducing the thickness of left lateral segment grafts in neonatal living donor liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2013 Feb;19(2):226-8. doi: 10.1002/lt.23572. PubMed PMID: 23172804.

30: Sachan D, Varghese J, Joseph J, Srinivasan V, Jayanthi V, Rela M. HBsAg Positive Patient Characteristics in Hospital and Blood Donation Camps. ISRN Hematol. 2013 Sep 4;2013:675191. doi: 10.1155/2013/675191. eCollection 2013. PubMed PMID: 24083029; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3777120.

31: Joshi D, Bjarnason I, Belgaumkar A, O’Grady J, Suddle A, Heneghan MA, Aluvihare V, Rela M, Heaton N, Agarwal K. The impact of inflammatory bowel disease post-liver transplantation for primary sclerosing cholangitis. Liver Int. 2013 Jan;33(1):53-61. doi: 10.1111/j.1478-3231.2011.02677.x. Epub 2011 Nov 22. PubMed PMID: 22103794.

32: Davila D, Ciria R, Jassem W, Briceño J, Littlejohn W, Vilca-Meléndez H, Srinivasan P, Prachalias A, O’Grady J, Rela M, Heaton N. Prediction models of donor arrest and graft utilization in liver transplantation from maastricht-3 donors after circulatory death. Am J Transplant. 2012 Dec;12(12):3414-24. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2012.04242.x. Epub 2012 Sep 27. PubMed PMID: 23016623.

33: Govil S. Rapid improvement in liver volume induced by portal vein ligation and staged hepatectomy: the ALPPS procedure. HPB (Oxford). 2012 Dec;14(12):874. doi: 10.1111/j.1477-2574.2012.00573.x. Epub 2012 Sep 21. PubMed PMID: 23134191; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3521918.

34: Govil S, Ramaswamy VK. Major liver resection without preoperative biliary drainage in jaundiced patients with hilar biliary obstruction. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2012 Dec;31(6):333-6. doi: 10.1007/s12664-012-0249-2. Epub 2012 Sep 5. PubMed PMID: 22948562.

35: Patra S, Vij M, Varghese JS, Rela M. Aggressive primary hyperoxaluria involving the liver in an adult. Liver Int. 2012 Nov;32(10):1564. doi: 10.1111/j.1478-3231.2012.02845.x. Epub 2012 Jul 12. PubMed PMID: 22784009.

36: Ciria R, Davila D, Khorsandi SE, Dar F, Valente R, Briceño J, Vilca-Melendez H, Dhawan A, Rela M, Heaton ND. Predictors of early graft survival after pediatric liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2012 Nov;18(11):1324-32. doi: 10.1002/lt.23532. PubMed PMID: 22887968.

37: Cherian T, Giakoustidis A, Yokoyama S, Heneghan M, O’Grady J, Rela M, Wendon J, Heaton DN, Verma A. Treatment of refractory cerebral aspergillosis in a liver transplant recipient with voriconazole: case report and review of the literature. ExpClin Transplant. 2012 Oct;10(5):482-6. Review. PubMed PMID: 23031086.

38: Vij M, Patra S, Rela M. Pigmented hepatocellular adenoma with complete CD34 immunostaining pattern: a diagnostic dilemma. Indian J PatholMicrobiol. 2012 Oct-Dec;55(4):528-30. doi: 10.4103/0377-4929.107801. PubMed PMID: 23455796.

39: Govil S. Salvage pancreaticogastrostomy for pancreatic fistulae after pancreaticoduodenectomy. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2012 Sep;31(5):263-6. doi: 10.1007/s12664-012-0213-1. Epub 2012 Aug 28. PubMed PMID: 22923318.

40: Varghese J, Jayanthi V, Rela M. Mortality associated with carbapenem-resistant Klebsiellapneumoniae infections in liver transplant recipients. Liver Transpl. 2012 Sep;18(9):1124; author reply 1125. doi: 10.1002/lt.23464. PubMed PMID: 22927143.

41: Sanjay P, Takaori K, Govil S, Shrikhande SV, Windsor JA. ‘Artery-first’ approaches to pancreatoduodenectomy. Br J Surg. 2012 Aug;99(8):1027-35. doi: 10.1002/bjs.8763. Epub 2012 May 9. Review. PubMed PMID: 22569924.

42: Cresswell AB, Jassem W, Srinivasan P, Prachalias AA, Sizer E, Burnal W, Auzinger G, Muiesan P, Rela M, Heaton ND, Bowles MJ, Wendon JA. The effect of body position on compartmental intra-abdominal pressure following liver transplantation. Ann Intensive Care. 2012 Jul 5;2Suppl 1:S12. doi: 10.1186/2110-5820-2-S1-S12. Epub 2012 Jul 5. PubMed PMID: 22873413; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3390292.

43: Veena AB, Rajesh G, Varghese J, Sundaram KR, Balakrishnan V. Alcoholic chronic pancreatitis and alcoholic liver cirrhosis: differences in alcohol use habits and patterns in Indian subjects. Pancreas. 2012 Jul;41(5):703-6. doi: 10.1097/MPA.0b013e31823b62ca. PubMed PMID: 22481284.

44: Stangou AJ, Lobato L, Zeldenrust S, Rela M, Portmann B, Linke RP, Conceicao I, Otto G, Wilczek H, Suhr O, Azoulay D, Grateau G, Picken M, O’Grady J, Heaton N, Ericzon BG, Benson MD. Solid organ transplantation for non-TTR hereditary amyloidosis: report from the 1st International Workshop on the Hereditary Renal Amyloidoses. Amyloid. 2012 Jun;19Suppl 1:81-4. doi: 10.3109/13506129.2012.668503. Epub 2012 Apr 27. PubMed PMID: 22540225.

45: Patra S, Vij M, Venugopal K, Rela M. Hepatic solitary fibrous tumor: report of a rare case. Indian J PatholMicrobiol. 2012 Apr-Jun;55(2):236-8. doi: 10.4103/0377-4929.97892. PubMed PMID: 22771653.

46: Marangoni G, O’Sullivan A, Faraj W, Heaton N, Rela M. Pancreatectomy with synchronous vascular resection–an argument in favour. Surgeon. 2012 Apr;10(2):102-6. doi: 10.1016/j.surge.2011.12.001. Epub 2011 Dec 30. Review. PubMed PMID: 22209537.

47: Sutcliffe RP, Battula N, Haque A, Ali A, Srinivasan P, Atkinson SW, Rela M, Heaton ND, Prachalias AA. Utility of drain fluid amylase measurement on the first postoperative day after pancreaticoduodenectomy. World J Surg. 2012 Apr;36(4):879-83. doi: 10.1007/s00268-012-1460-0. PubMed PMID: 22354484.

48: Suzuki H, Bartlett AS, Muiesan P, Jassem W, Rela M, Heaton N. High model for end-stage liver disease score as a predictor of survival during long-term follow-up after liver transplantation. Transplant Proc. 2012 Mar;44(2):384-8. doi: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2011.11.013. PubMed PMID: 22410023.

49: Cherian PT, Alrabih W, Douiri A, Quaglia A, Heneghan MA, O’Grady J, Rela M, Heaton ND. Liver transplantation in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients: procoagulant, but is antithrombotic prophylaxis required? Liver Transpl. 2012 Jan;18(1):82-8. doi: 10.1002/lt.22449. PubMed PMID: 22006832.

50: Zen Y, Quaglia A, Heaton N, Rela M, Portmann B. Two distinct pathways of carcinogenesis in primary sclerosing cholangitis. Histopathology. 2011 Dec;59(6):1100-10. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2559.2011.04048.x. PubMed PMID: 22175890.

51: DeOliveira ML, Jassem W, Valente R, Khorsandi SE, Santori G, Prachalias A, Srinivasan P, Rela M, Heaton N. Biliary complications after liver transplantation using grafts from donors after cardiac death: results from a matched control study in a single large volume center. Ann Surg. 2011 Nov;254(5):716-22; discussion 722-3. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0b013e318235c572. PubMed PMID: 22042467.

52: Basso MS, Subramaniam P, Tredger M, Verma A, Heaton N, Rela M, Mieli-Vergani G, Dhawan A. Sirolimus as renal and immunological rescue agent in pediatric liver transplant recipients. Pediatr Transplant. 2011 Nov;15(7):722-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-3046.2011.01560.x. PubMed PMID: 22004546.

53: Hadžić N, Quaglia A, Portmann B, Paramalingam S, Heaton ND, Rela M, Mieli-Vergani G, Davenport M. Hepatocellular carcinoma in biliary atresia: King’s College Hospital experience. J Pediatr. 2011 Oct;159(4):617-22.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2011.03.004. Epub 2011 Apr 13. PubMed PMID: 21489554.

54: Raza S, Farid S, Reddy M, Ahmad N. Duplication of the inferior vena cava. J Surg Case Rep. 2011 Sep 1;2011(9):10. doi: 10.1093/jscr/2011.9.10. PubMed PMID: 24950511; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3649301.

55: Fabre JW, Whitehorne M, Grehan A, Sawyer GJ, Zhang X, Davenport M, Rela M. Critical physiological and surgical considerations for hydrodynamic pressurization of individual segments of the pig liver. Hum Gene Ther. 2011 Jul;22(7):879-87. doi: 10.1089/hum.2010.144. Epub 2011 Mar 7. PubMed PMID: 21091276.

56: Marangoni G, Ali A, Faraj W, Heaton N, Rela M. Clinical features and treatment of sump syndrome following hepaticojejunostomy. HepatobiliaryPancreat Dis Int. 2011 Jun;10(3):261-4. PubMed PMID: 21669568.

57: Vara R, Turner C, Mundy H, Heaton ND, Rela M, Mieli-Vergani G, Champion M, Hadzic N. Liver transplantation for propionic acidemia in children. Liver Transpl. 2011 Jun;17(6):661-7. doi: 10.1002/lt.22279. PubMed PMID: 21618686.

58: Sutcliffe RP, Lewis D, Kane PA, Portmann BC, O’Grady JG, Karani JB, Rela M, Heaton ND. Manganese-enhanced MRI predicts the histological grade of hepatocellular carcinoma in potential surgical candidates. ClinRadiol. 2011 Mar;66(3):237-43. doi: 10.1016/j.crad.2010.08.007. Epub 2010 Dec 23. PubMed PMID: 21295202.

59: Mirza D, Millar AJ, Sharif K, Vilca-Melendez H, Rela M, Heaton N. The use of TachoSil in children undergoing liver resection with or without segmental liver transplantation. Eur J Pediatr Surg. 2011 Mar;21(2):111-5. doi: 10.1055/s-0030-1267221. Epub 2011 Apr 14. PubMed PMID: 21494994.

60: Giakoustidis A, Cherian PT, Zen Y, Jassem W, Prachalias A, Srinivasan P, Heaton ND, Rela M. Metastatic pulmonary adenocarcinoma 6 years after curative resection for ampullary adenocarcinoma. Metastatic disease from initial primary ormetachronoustumour? JOP. 2011 Jan 5;12(1):32-6. PubMed PMID: 21206098.

61: Yokoyama S, Bartlett A, Dar FS, Heneghan M, O’Grady J, Rela M, Heaton N. Outcome of liver transplantation for haemophilia.HPB (Oxford). 2011 Jan;13(1):40-5. doi: 10.1111/j.1477-2574.2010.00237.x. Epub 2010 Dec 1. PubMed PMID: 21159102; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3019540.

62: Howlader M, Heaton N, Rela M. Resection of liver metastases from breast cancer: towards a management guideline. Int J Surg. 2011;9(4):285-91. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2011.01.009. Epub 2011 Jan 31. Review. PubMed PMID: 21281746.

63: Sethi H, Peddu P, Prachalias A, Kane P, Karani J, Rela M, Heaton N. Selective embolization for bleeding visceral artery pseudoaneurysms in patients with pancreatitis. HepatobiliaryPancreat Dis Int. 2010 Dec;9(6):634-8. PubMed PMID: 21134834.

64: Grünfeld JP. Systemic diseases: from amyloidosis to cryoglobulinemia. Clin J AmSocNephrol. 2010 Nov;5(11):1912-5. doi: 10.2215/CJN.08130910. Epub 2010 Oct 14. PubMed PMID: 20947791.

65: Sutcliffe RP, Lolis E, Prachalias AA, Srinivasan P, Rela M, Rela M, Heaton ND. Use of an aberrant right hepatic artery arising from the superior mesenteric artery of the recipient for arterial reconstruction in liver transplantation. Ann Transplant. 2010 Oct-Dec;15(4):44-8. PubMed PMID: 21183875.

66: Sutcliffe RP, Lam W, O’Sullivan A, Prachalias A, Rela M, Heaton N. Pancreaticoduodenectomy after liver transplantation in patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis complicated by distal pancreatobiliary malignancy. World J Surg. 2010 Sep;34(9):2128-32. doi: 10.1007/s00268-010-0624-z. PubMed PMID: 20499064.

67: Chava SP, Singh B, Stangou A, Battula N, Bowles M, O’Grady J, Rela M, Heaton ND. Simultaneous combined liver and kidney transplantation: a single center experience. Clin Transplant. 2010 May-Jun;24(3):E62-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-0012.2010.01168.x. PubMed PMID: 20618811.

68: Foxton MR, Al-Freah MA, Portal AJ, Sizer E, Bernal W, Auzinger G, Rela M, Wendon JA, Heaton ND, O’Grady JG, Heneghan MA. Increased model for end-stage liver disease score at the time of liver transplant results in prolonged hospitalization and overall intensive care unit costs. Liver Transpl. 2010 May;16(5):668-77. doi: 10.1002/lt.22027. PubMed PMID: 20440776.

69: Bartlett A, Vara R, Muiesan P, Mariott P, Dhawan A, Mieli-Vergani G, Rela M, Heaton N. A single center experience of donation after cardiac death liver transplantation in pediatric recipients. Pediatr Transplant. 2010 May;14(3):388-92. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-3046.2009.01206.x. PubMed PMID: 20519017.

70: Stangou AJ, Banner NR, Hendry BM, Rela M, Portmann B, Wendon J, Monaghan M, Maccarthy P, Buxton-Thomas M, Mathias CJ, Liepnieks JJ, O’Grady J, Heaton ND, Benson MD. Hereditary fibrinogen A alpha-chain amyloidosis: phenotypic characterization of a systemic disease and the role of liver transplantation. Blood. 2010 Apr 15;115(15):2998-3007. doi: 10.1182/blood-2009-06-223792. Epub 2009 Jul 24. PubMed PMID: 19633201.

71: Al-Hussaini A, Taylor RM, Samyn M, Bansal S, Heaton N, Rela M, Mieli-Vergani G, Dhawan A. Long-term outcome and management of hepatopulmonary syndrome in children. Pediatr Transplant. 2010 Mar;14(2):276-82. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-3046.2009.01218.x. Epub 2009 Aug 3. PubMed PMID: 19686444.

72: Faraj W, Dar F, Bartlett A, Melendez HV, Marangoni G, Mukherji D, Vergani GM, Dhawan A, Heaton N, Rela M. Auxiliary liver transplantation for acute liver failure in children. Ann Surg. 2010 Feb;251(2):351-6. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0b013e3181bdfef6. PubMed PMID: 20054274.

73: Dar FS, Asai K, Haque AR, Cherian T, Rela M, Heaton N. Liver transplantation for acute intermittent porphyria: a viable treatment? HepatobiliaryPancreat Dis Int. 2010 Feb;9(1):93-6. PubMed PMID: 20133237.

74: Bartlett A, Rela M. Progress in surgical techniques in pediatric liver transplantation. Pediatr Transplant. 2010 Feb;14(1):33-40. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-3046.2009.01209.x. Epub 2009 Jul 29. Review. PubMed PMID: 19659807.

75: Faraj W, Dar F, Marangoni G, Alvarez FE, Howlader M, Mukherji D, Heaton N, Rela M. Liver transplantation for syndromic biliary atresia with a pedunculated accessory hepatic lobe. Pediatr Transplant. 2010 Feb;14(1):E1-3. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-3046.2009.01190.x. Epub 2009 May 30. PubMed PMID: 19496982.

76: Sagias FG, Mitry RR, Hughes RD, Lehec SC, Patel AG, Rela M, Mieli-Vergani G, Heaton ND, Dhawan A. N-acetylcysteine improves the viability of human hepatocytes isolated from severely steatotic donor liver tissue. Cell Transplant. 2010;19(11):1487-92. doi: 10.3727/096368910X514620. Epub 2010 Jun 29. PubMed PMID: 20587150.

77: Legido-Quigley C, Cloarec O, Parker DA, Murphy GM, Holmes E, Lindon JC, Nicholson JK, Mitry RR, Vilca-Melendez H, Rela M, Dhawan A, Heaton N. First example of hepatocyte transplantation to alleviate ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency, monitored by NMR-based metabonomics. Bioanalysis. 2009 Dec;1(9):1527-35. doi: 10.4155/bio.09.112. PubMed PMID: 21083101.

78: O’Sullivan AW, Heaton N, Rela M. Cancer of the uncinate process of the pancreas: surgical anatomy and clinicopathological features. Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int. 2009 Dec;8(6):569-74. Review. PubMed PMID: 20007071.

79: Jassem W, Fuggle S, Thompson R, Arno M, Taylor J, Byrne J, Heaton N, Rela M. Effect of ischemic preconditioning on the genomic response to reperfusion injury in deceased donor liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2009 Dec;15(12):1750-65. doi: 10.1002/lt.21936. PubMed PMID: 19938126.

80: Carswell KA, Sagias FG, Murgatroyd B, Rela M, Heaton N, Patel AG. Laparoscopic versus open left lateral segmentectomy. BMC Surg. 2009 Sep 7;9:14. doi: 10.1186/1471-2482-9-14. PubMed PMID: 19735573; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2742511.

81: El-GhazalyHarb ST, O’Sullivan AW, Marangoni G, Heaton ND, Rela M. Managing arterial collaterals due to coeliac axis stenosis during pancreaticoduodenectomy. JOP. 2009 Sep 4;10(5):547-9. Review. PubMed PMID: 19734635.

82: O’Riordan A, Dutt N, Cairns H, Rela M, O’Grady JG, Heaton N, Hendry BM. Renal biopsy in liver transplant recipients. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2009 Jul;24(7):2276-82. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfp112. Epub 2009 Mar 16. PubMed PMID: 19293134.

83: Dar FS, Faraj W, Zaman MB, Bartlett A, Bomford A, O’Sullivan A, O’Grady J, Heneghan M, Rela M, Heaton ND. Outcome of liver transplantation in hereditary hemochromatosis. Transpl Int. 2009 Jul;22(7):717-24. doi: 10.1111/j.1432-2277.2009.00863.x. Epub 2009 Mar 16. PubMed PMID: 19490544.

84: Sawyer GJ, Rela M, Davenport M, Whitehorne M, Zhang X, Fabre JW. Hydrodynamic gene delivery to the liver: theoretical and practical issues for clinical application. Curr Gene Ther. 2009 Apr;9(2):128-35. Review. PubMed PMID: 19355870.

85: Thomas H, Marriott P, Portmann B, Heaton N, Rela M. Cystic dystrophy in heterotopic pancreas: a rare indication for pancreaticoduodenectomy. HepatobiliaryPancreat Dis Int. 2009 Apr;8(2):215-7. PubMed PMID: 19357039.

86: Chava SP, Singh B, Zaman MB, Rela M, Heaton ND. Current indications for combined liver and kidney transplantation in adults. Transplant Rev (Orlando). 2009 Apr;23(2):111-9. doi: 10.1016/j.trre.2009.01.005. Review. PubMed PMID: 19298942.

87: Turkova A, Ball C, Gilmour-White S, Rela M, Mieli-Vergani G. A paediatric case of acute liver failure associated with efavirenz-based highly active antiretroviral therapy and effective use of raltegravir in combination antiretroviral treatment after liver transplantation. J AntimicrobChemother. 2009 Mar;63(3):623-5. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkn548. Epub 2009 Jan 22. PubMed PMID: 19164417.

88: Thomas H, Madanur M, Bartlett A, Marangoni G, Heaton N, Rela M. Pancreatic trauma–12-year experience from a tertiary center. Pancreas. 2009 Mar;38(2):113-6. doi: 10.1097/MPA.0b013e31818d92d7. PubMed PMID: 19002020.

89: Battula N, Madanur M, Priest O, Srinivasan P, O’Grady J, Heneghan MA, Bowles M, Muiesan P, Heaton N, Rela M. Spontaneous rupture of hepatocellular carcinoma: a Western experience. Am J Surg. 2009 Feb;197(2):164-7. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2007.10.016. Epub 2008 Oct 16. PubMed PMID: 18926518.

90: Bernal W, Cross TJ, Auzinger G, Sizer E, Heneghan MA, Bowles M, Muiesan P, Rela M, Heaton N, Wendon J, O’Grady JG. Outcome after wait-listing for emergency liver transplantation in acute liver failure: a single centre experience. J Hepatol. 2009 Feb;50(2):306-13. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2008.09.012. Epub 2008 Nov 17. PubMed PMID: 19070386.

91: Sze YK, Dhawan A, Taylor RM, Bansal S, Mieli-Vergani G, Rela M, Heaton N. Pediatric liver transplantation for metabolic liver disease: experience at King’s College Hospital. Transplantation. 2009 Jan 15;87(1):87-93. doi: 10.1097/TP.0b013e31818bc0c4. PubMed PMID: 19136896.

92: Joshi D, Rela M, Rizzi P, Heneghan M, O’Grady J, Portmann B, O’Donohue J. Iron-deficiency anaemia. BMJ Case Rep. 2009;2009:bcr2006101725. doi: 10.1136/bcr.2006.101725. Epub 2009 Feb 16. PubMed PMID: 21687176; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3105864.

93: Marangoni G, Faraj W, Sethi H, Rela M, Muiesan P, Heaton N. Liver resection in liver transplant recipients. HepatobiliaryPancreat Dis Int. 2008 Dec;7(6):590-4. PubMed PMID: 19073403.

94: Battula N, Malireddy K, Madanur M, Srinivasan P, Karani J, Rela M. True giant aneurysm of gastroduodenal artery. Int J Surg. 2008 Dec;6(6):459-61. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2006.05.010. Epub 2006 Jun 21. PubMed PMID: 19059144.

95: Faraj W, Dar F, Marangoni G, Bartlett A, Melendez HV, Hadzic D, Dhawan A, Mieli-Vergani G, Rela M, Heaton N. Liver transplantation for hepatoblastoma. Liver Transpl. 2008 Nov;14(11):1614-9. doi: 10.1002/lt.21586. PubMed PMID: 18975296.

96: Quaglia A, Portmann BC, Knisely AS, Srinivasan P, Muiesan P, Wendon J, Heneghan MA, O’Grady JG, Samyn M, Hadzic D, Dhawan A, Mieli-Vergani G, Heaton N, Rela M. Auxiliary transplantation for acute liver failure: Histopathological study of native liver regeneration. Liver Transpl. 2008 Oct;14(10):1437-48. doi: 10.1002/lt.21568. Erratum in: Liver Transpl. 2009 Jan;15(1):119. Knisely, Alex S [corrected to Knisely, A S]. PubMed PMID: 18825705.

97: Aw MM, Verma A, Rela M, Heaton N, Mieli-Vergani G, Dhawan A. Long-term outcome of mycophenolatemofetil rescue therapy for resistant acute allograft rejection in pediatric liver transplant recipients. Liver Transpl. 2008 Sep;14(9):1303-8. doi: 10.1002/lt.21530. PubMed PMID: 18756458.

98: Tucker ON, Marriott P, Rela M, Heaton N. Emergency liver transplantation following severe liver trauma. Liver Transpl. 2008 Aug;14(8):1204-10. doi: 10.1002/lt.21555. PubMed PMID: 18668654.

99: Zhao M, Amiel SA, Ajami S, Jiang J, Rela M, Heaton N, Huang GC. Amelioration ofstreptozotocin-induced diabetes in mice with cells derived from human marrow stromal cells. PLoS One. 2008 Jul 16;3(7):e2666. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0002666. PubMed PMID: 18628974; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2441861.

100: Heaton N, Faraj W, Melendez HV, Jassem W, Muiesan P, Mieli-Vergani G, Dhawan A, Rela M. Living related liver transplantation in children. Br J Surg. 2008 Jul;95(7):919-24. doi: 10.1002/bjs.6060. PubMed PMID: 18496888

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