Keri E. Lunsford, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Institute for Academic Medicine
Assistant Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Publications

Pre-Transplant Serum Chemokines As Biomarkers for Prediction of Futility Following Liver Transplantation in High Acuity Recipients
Lunsford, KE, Moore, LW, Nguyen, DTM, Graviss, EA, Manner, CJ, Vyas, H, Thomas, JV, Minze, LJ, Dorman, SA, Saharia, A, Mobley, CM, Hobeika, MJ, Victor, III, DW, McFadden, RS, Gaber, AO, Li, XC & Ghobrial, RM 2018, American Association for the study of Liver Diseases - AASLD 2018, San Francisco, United States, 11/9/18 - 11/13/18, .

Survival and Recidivism in Patients Undergoing Early Liver Transplant for Acute Alcoholic Hepatitis: A Single Center Analysis
Thomas, JV, Lunsford, KE, Victor, III, DW, Theriot, L, Ontiveros, J, Nguyen, DTM, Graviss, EA, Saharia, A, Mobley, CM, Hobeika, MJ, Corkrean, J, Balogh, J, Galati, J, Ankoma-Sey, V, Egwim, C, Duchini, A, Li, XC, McFadden, RS, Monsour, Jr. HP, Gaber, AO & Ghobrial, RM 2018, American Association for the study of Liver Diseases - AASLD 2018, San Francisco, United States, 11/9/18 - 11/13/18, .

Propensity-Matched Analysis of Patients with Mixed Hepatocellular-Cholangiocarcinoma and Hepatocellular Carcinoma Undergoing Liver Transplantation
Lunsford, KE, Court, C, Seok Lee, Y, Lu, DS, Naini, BV, Harlander-Locke, MP, Busuttil, RW & Agopian, VG 2018, Liver Transplantation, vol. 24, no. 10, pp. 1384-1397. DOI: 10.1002/lt.25058

Liver transplantation for locally advanced intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma – Authors' reply
Lunsford, KE, Javle, M, Gaber, AO, Vauthey, JN & Ghobrial, RM 2018, The Lancet Gastroenterology and Hepatology, vol. 3, no. 8, pp. 529-530. DOI: 10.1016/S2468-1253(18)30167-5

Liver transplantation for locally advanced intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma treated with neoadjuvant therapy: a prospective case-series
Lunsford, KE, Javle, M, Heyne, K, Shroff, RT, Abdel-Wahab, R, Gupta, N, Mobley, CM, Saharia, A, Victor, DW, Nguyen, DT, Graviss, EA, Kaseb, AO, McFadden, RS, Aloia, TA, Conrad, C, Li, XC, Monsour, HP, Gaber, AO, Vauthey, J-N, Ghobrial, RM & Methodist–MD Anderson Joint Cholangiocarcinoma Collaborative Committee (MMAJCCC) 2018, The lancet. Gastroenterology & hepatology. DOI: 10.1016/S2468-1253(18)30045-1

Conquering combined thoracic organ and liver transplantation: Indications and outcomes for heart-liver and lung-liver transplantation
Yi, SG, Lunsford, KE, Bruce, C & Ghobrial, RM 2018, Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation, vol. 23, no. 2, pp. 180-186. DOI: 10.1097/MOT.0000000000000509

A Cross-sectional Evaluation of the Relationship Between Vitamin D Status and Supplement Use Across Levels of Kidney Function in Adults: Vitamin D Status, Supplements, and Kidney function
Moore, LW, Suki, WN, Lunsford, KE, Sabek, O, Knight, RJ & Gaber, AO 2018, BMJ.

BK virus as a mediator of graft dysfunction following kidney transplantation
Yi, SG, Knight, RJ & Lunsford, KE 2017, Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation. DOI: 10.1097/MOT.0000000000000429

Optimizing Survival Outcomes for Advanced Age Patients Undergoing Liver Transplant
Balogh, J, Lunsford, KE, Nguyen, DTM, Graviss, EA, Saharia, A, Mobley, CM, Burroughs, SG, Cercio, O, Victor, JD, Monsour, Jr. HP, Gaber, AO & Ghobrial, RM 2017, 2017 American Transplant Congress, 4/30/17, .

Risk Analysis of Patients with Proven Coronary Artery Disease Undergoing Liver Transplant
Balogh, J, Lunsford, KE, Nguyen, DTM, Graviss, EA, Cercio, O, Mobley, CM, Saharia, A, Burroughs, SG, Gaber, AO & Ghobrial, RM 2017, American Journal of Transplantation, vol. 17, no. suppl 3.

Dangerous dietary supplements: Garcinia cambogia-associated hepatic failure requiring transplantation
Lunsford, KE, Bodzin, AS, Reino, DC, Wang, HL & Busuttil, RW 2016, World Journal of Gastroenterology, vol. 22, no. 45, pp. 10071-10076. DOI: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i45.10071

Unique CD8+ T Cell-Mediated Immune Responses Primed in the Liver
Zimmerer, JM, Horne, PH, Fisher, MG, Pham, TA, Lunsford, KE, Ringwald, BA, Avila, CL & Bumgardner, GL 2016, Transplantation, vol. 100, no. 9, pp. 1907-15. DOI: 10.1097/TP.0000000000001290

Predicting Mortality in Patients Developing Recurrent Hepatocellular Carcinoma After Liver Transplantation: Impact of Treatment Modality and Recurrence Characteristics
Bodzin, AS, Lunsford, KE, Markovic, D, Harlander-Locke, MP, Busuttil, RW & Agopian, VG 2016, Annals of Surgery. DOI: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000001894

Avoiding Futility in Simultaneous Liver-kidney Transplantation: Analysis of 331 Consecutive Patients Listed for Dual Organ Replacement
Lunsford, KE, Bodzin, AS, Markovic, D, Zarrinpar, A, Kaldas, FM, Gritsch, HA, Xia, V, Farmer, DG, Danovitch, GM, Hiatt, JR, Busuttil, RW & Agopian, VG 2016, Annals of Surgery. DOI: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000001801

Simultaneous liver-kidney transplantation or liver transplantation alone for patients in need of liver transplantation with renal dysfunction
Pham, P-TT, Lunsford, KE, Bunnapradist, S & Danovitch, GM 2016, Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 194-200. DOI: 10.1097/MOT.0000000000000299

Liver transplantation and sleeve gastrectomy in the medically complicated obese: New challenges on the horizon
Reino, DC, Weigle, KE, Dutson, EP, Bodzin, AS, Lunsford, KE & Busuttil, RW 2015, World Journal of Hepatology, vol. 7, no. 21, pp. 2315-8. DOI: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i21.2315

Renal outcomes of simultaneous liver-kidney transplantation compared to liver transplant alone for candidates with renal dysfunction
Brennan, TV, Lunsford, KE, Vagefi, PA, Bostrom, A, Ma, M & Feng, S 2015, Clinical Transplantation, vol. 29, no. 1, pp. 34-43. DOI: 10.1111/ctr.12479

Resident designed intern orientation to address the new ACGME common program requirements for resident supervision
Rialon, KL, Barfield, ME, Elfenbein, DM, Lunsford, KE, Tracy, ET & Migaly, J 2013, Journal of Surgical Education, vol. 70, no. 3, pp. 350-356. DOI: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2012.11.015

Upregulation of IL-1ß, IL-6, and CCL-2 by a novel mouse model of pancreatic ischemia-reperfusion injury
Lunsford, KE, Baird, BJ, Sempowski, GD, Cardona, DM, Li, Z, Weinhold, KJ, Sudan, DL & Brennan, TV 2013, Transplantation, vol. 95, no. 8, pp. 1000-1007. DOI: 10.1097/TP.0b013e318286483a

Selection of the brain-dead potential organ donor
Ravindra, KV, Lunsford, KE & Kuo, PC 2013, . in The Brain-Dead Organ Donor: Pathophysiology and Management. vol. 9781461443049, Springer New York, pp. 147-154. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-4304-9_13