Alfonso Santos, M.D.

Alfonso Santos, M.D. - Research & Publications

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Publications

Ten-Year Patient and Graft Survival of Adult Kidney Transplant Recipients With Prior Malignancy in the Us
American Journal of Transplantation
2014

Impact of Tacrolimus (Fk) Level On Evolution of Graft Function in the First Year After Kidney Transplant (Kt) Among Recipients With Dgf: a Ten Year Retrospective Analysis.
American Journal of Transplantation
2013

Statistical Approaches for Competing Risk in Kidney Transplant (Kt) Outcome Research.
American Journal of Transplantation
2014

Risk Factors for Initiating Steroids After Steroid Avoidance Among Kidney Transplant Recipients in the Us.
American Journal of Transplantation
2009

Impact of Steroid Avoidance After Kidney Transplantation On Graft Survival.
American Journal of Transplantation
2009

Effect of Kidney Transplant (Kt) Donor Age and Recipient Blood Pressure On Five Year Graft Function; a Single Center Five-Year Retrospective Study
American Journal of Transplantation
2012

Extended Criteria Donor (Ecd) Renal Allograft Use in Older Recipients in a Short Wait Time Center: Is There An Advantage?
American Journal of Transplantation
2013

Comparison of Patient and Graft Outcomes of Hus Kidney Transplants (Kt) With and Without Post Transplant Recurrence: a 10 Year Retrospective Analysis.
American Journal of Transplantation
2013

Use of Sirolimus in Renal Allograft Recipients With Pre-Transplant History of Cancer: Analysis of Practice Trend and Outcomes in the Us.
American Journal of Transplantation
2014

Dual Versus Single Graft Failure Affects Retransplantation Rate in Simultaneous Pancreas-Kidney Transplant Recipients.
American Journal of Transplantation
2014

The Success of Continued Steroid Avoidance After Kidney Transplantation in the Us
American Journal of Transplantation
2009

Outcome of Kidney Transplants (Kt) in Us Adult Hus Patients: a Ten Year Database Analysis
American Journal of Transplantation
2013

Association of Serum Mycophenolic Acid (Mpa) Levels and Mycophenolic Acid (Mmf) Dose With Bk Viremia Post Kidney Transplantation (Kt).
American Journal of Transplantation
2014

Early Steroid Avoidance Reduces the Chance for a Subsequent Transplant in Renal Transplant Recipients With Graft Failure
American Journal of Transplantation
2013

Analysis of Patient Survival Outcome Between Waiting List Adult Hus Patients Who Received Kidney Transplants (Kt) and Those Who Did Not
American Journal of Transplantation
2013

A Detailed Look At Socioeconomic Factors and Kidney Allograft Loss: Education Level Is An Important Contributor Regardless of Race.
American Journal of Transplantation
2010

The Effect of Single Versus Dual Graft Loss On Sensitization in Simultaneous Pancreas-Kidney Transplant Recipients
American Journal of Transplantation
2014

Effects of Various Therapeutic Levels of Tacrolimus On Early Post Transplant Outcomes.
American Journal of Transplantation
2013

Research Interests

  • Dr. Santos' academic interests include: patient selection and assessment in kidney transplantation, and clinical impact of blood pressure medications in kidney transplant recipients. Dr. Santos has presented oral abstracts and chaired a scientific session at the American Transplant Congress. He has reviewed scientific abstracts for ATC and papers submitted to transplant journals. Recently, he received teaching awards from the UF Department of Medicine and UF College of Medicine.
  • Dr. Santos' clinical interests include: screening and evaluation of kidney transplant candidates, medical complications of kidney transplantation, clinical impact of blood pressure medications in kidney transplant recipients, and the outcomes of combined kidney and other solid organ transplants.