Rubin Zhang, MD

Rubin Zhang, MD

Selected Publications

Amatya A, Florman S, Paramesh A, McGee J, Killackey M, Ren Q, Alper B, Heneghan J, Simon E, Sullivan K, Slakey D, and Zhang R. HLA-matched Kidney Transplantation in the Era of Modern immunosuppressive Therapy. Dialysis and Transplantation 2010; 2010:39:193-8.

Kandil E, Florman S, Alabbas H, Abdullah O, McGee J, Noureldine S, Slakey D, and Zhang R. Exploring the Effect of Parathyroidectomy for Tertiary Hyperparathyroidism after Kidney Transplantation. Am. J. Med. Sci. 2010; 339:420-4.

Killackey M, Zhang R, Sparks K, Paramesh A, Slakey D, and Florman S. The Challenges of Abdominal Organ Transplant in Obesity. CME topic, South. Med. J. 2010; 103:532-40.

Van Sickels NJ, Mave V, Zhang R, Killackey MT, Paramesh AS, Regenstein FG, and Mushatt D. Five Organ Transplant Patients Infected With Influenza in the Early Fall of 2009. J La State Med Soc 2010; 160: 206-213.

McGee J, Magnus JH, Islam T, Jaffe B, Zhang R, Florman S, Hamm LL , Mruthinti N, Sullivan K, Slakey DP. Donor-Recipient Gender and Size Mismatch Impacts Graft Success after Kidney Transplantation. J. Am. Coll. Surg. 2010; 210:718-25.

Liao J, Soltani Z, Ebenezer P, Zhang R, Asghar A, Aguilar E, Francis J, Hu X, Ferder L and Reisin E. Tesaglitazar, a Dual Peroxisome Proliferator Activated Receptor Agonist, Improves Metabolic Abnormalities and Reduces Renal Injury in Obese Zucker Rats. Nephron Exp Nephrol 2010; 114(2):e61-e68.

Paramesh AS, Buell J, Zhang R, Killackey MT, Hanley K and Slakey DP. Who’s Your Kidney Donor? Bringing about Louisiana’s First Domino Paired Exchange Transplants. J La State Med Soc 2011; 163:102-104.

Ren Q, Paramesh AS, Yau CL, Florman S, Killackey M, Slakey DP, Alper B, Simon E, Hamm LL and Zhang R. Kidney Transplantation in Highly Sensitized African Americans. Transplant International 2011; 24(3):259-65.

Jalandhara N, Thakor P, Goswami M, and Zhang R. Hepatic Veno-Occlusive Disease in Kidney Transplant Patient. Dialysis and Transplantation 2011; 5:226-230.

Paramesh AS, Zhang R, Baker J, Yau CL, Slakey DP, Killackey MT, Ren Q, Sullivan K, Heneghan J and Florman S. The Effect of HLA Mismatch on Highly Sensitized Renal Allograft Recipients. Clin Transplant 2011; Accepted, published online: 28 JUL 2010; DOI: 10.1111/j.1399-0012.2010.01306.x

McGee J, Magnus JH, Zhang R, Florman S, Hamm LL, Islam TM, Sullivan K, Mruthinti N, and Slakey DP. Race and Gender are not Independent Risk Factors of Allograft Loss after Kidney Transplantation. American Journal of Surgery 2011; 201:463-467.

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