Description of Research Expertise:
I have interests in the following research areas: polycystic kidney disease, diabetic nephropathy, sensitization due to transplant nephrectomy, recurrent lupus nephritis after kidney transplantation, and BK infection after kidney transplantation
Goral S, Helderman JH.: Current and emerging maintenance immunosuppressive therapy. Dialysis and Transplantation : 561-567,2004.
Goral S, Edwards KM.: Cat Scratch Disease Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. 5th edition : 2004.
Mange K, Doyle A, Goral S, Sellers M, Bloom R.: Impact on clinical studies of the choice of equations to estimate renal function. ATC 2004, Boston, MA, USA : 2004.
Bloom R, Sayer G, Constantinescu S, Fa K, Goral S, Doyle A, Naji A, Markmann J, Grossman R.: Increased mortality in hepatitis C virus recipients is associated with preexisting diabetes (DM). ATC 2004, Boston, MA, USA : 2004.
Doyle A, Blumberg E, Goral S, Bloom R.: Prolonged course of prophylactic ganciclovir results in a lower risk of developing CMV disease in high risk patients. American Transplant Congress (ATC) 2004, Boston, MA, USA : 2004.
Shaffer D, Langone A, Nylander WA, Goral S, Kizilisik AT, Helderman JH.: A pilot protocol of a calcineurin-inhibitor free regimen for kidney transplant recipients of marginal donor kidneys or with delayed graft function. Clin Transplantation 17 (9:31): 4,2003.
Golper TA, Goral S, Becker BN, Langman CB.: L-carnitine treatment of anemia. Am J Kidney Dis 41 (4 suppl 15): 27-34,2003.
Goral S, Ynares C, Shappel S, Snyder S, Feurer I, Kazancioglu R, Fogo A, Helderman JH.: Recurrent lupus nephritis in renal transplant recipients: It is not rare. Transplantation 15;75 (5): 651-656,2003.
Doyle A, Goral S, Grossman R, and Bloom R.: Lower risk of developing CMV disease in high risk patients with 6 months of prophylactic ganciclovir. ATC 2003, Washington, DC, USA : 2003.
Geiger Z, Chang I, Goral S, Helderman H, Fogo A.: A 50-year old man with persistent renal allograft dysfunction. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 40 (1): 210-217,2002.