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Rino Munda, MD

Professor of Surgery Emeritus

Clinical Interest

Transplant Surgery

Research Interests

Surgery, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation

Specialties

Surgery-Transplant

Education/Credentials
  • Bachelor's Degree: Universidad Nacional Mayor De San Marcos
  • Medical Degree: Facultad De Medicina Cayetano Heredia
  • General Surgery Residency: Mount Sinai Hospital
  • Vascular Surgery Fellowship: New York Medical College
  • Transplantation Fellowship: University of Cincinnati
Board Certifications & Licenses
  • American Board of Surgery 11/11/1974
Contact Information
  • Medical Sciences Building
  • 231 Albert Sabin Way
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0558
  • Office 513-558-6001
  • Email rino.munda@uc.edu

Peer Reviewed Publications

Roy-Chaudhury, Prabir; Lee, Timmy C; Munda, Rino 2013. Predicting dialysis vascular access blood flow and diameter: too much, too little, or just right. Kidney international, 84 6, 1076-8

Roy-Chaudhury, Prabir; Chan, Jenq-Shyong; Lee, Timmy; Mistry, Meenakshi; Campos, Begoña; Wang, Yang; Munda, Rino 2012. Of veins, valves, and vascular access! Kidney international, 82 11, 1236-7

Roy-Chaudhury, Prabir; Lee, Timmy; Woodle, Ben; Wadehra, Davinder; Campos-Naciff, Begoña; Munda, Rino 2012. Balloon-assisted maturation (BAM) of the arteriovenous fistula: the good, the bad, and the ugly. Seminars in nephrology, 32 6, 558-63

Roy-Chaudhury, Prabir; Wang, Yang; Krishnamoorthy, Mahesh; Zhang, Jianhua; Banerjee, Rupak; Munda, Rino; Heffelfinger, Sue; Arend, Lois 2009. Cellular phenotypes in human stenotic lesions from haemodialysis vascular access. Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association, 24 9, 2786-91

Roy-Chaudhury, Prabir; Arend, Lois; Zhang, Jianhua; Krishnamoorthy, Mahesh; Wang, Yang; Banerjee, Rupak; Samaha, Antoine; Munda, Rino 2007. Neointimal hyperplasia in early arteriovenous fistula failure. American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation, 50 5, 782-90

Woodle, E Steve; Alloway, Rita; Rike, Adele; Roy-Chaudhury, Prabir; Tevar, Amit; Susskind, Brian; Everly, Jason; Mogilishetty, Gautham; Brailey, Paul; Govil, Amit; Rudich, Steve; First, M Roy; Alexander, J Wesley; Munda, Rino; Cardi, Michael; Arend, Lois 2007. Corticosteroid elimination: the Cincinnati experience. Clinical transplants, , 51-60

Alexander, J Wesley; Goodman, Hope R; Cardi, Michael; Austin, Joe; Goel, Sharad; Safdar, Shahzad; Huang, Shaoming; Munda, Rino; Fidler, James P; Buell, Joseph F; Hanaway, Michael; Susskind, Brian; Roy-Chaudhury, Prabir; Trofe, Jennifer; Alloway, Rita; Woodle, E Steve 2006. Simultaneous corticosteroid avoidance and calcineurin inhibitor minimization in renal transplantation. Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation, 19 4, 295-302

Alexander, J Wesley; Metze, Timothy J; McIntosh, Matthew J; Goodman, Hope R; First, M Roy; Munda, Rino; Cardi, Michael A; Austin, Joe N; Goel, Sharad; Safdar, Shahzad; Greenberg, Norman; Chen, Xiaowu; Woodle, E Steve 2005. The influence of immunomodulatory diets on transplant success and complications. Transplantation, 79 4, 460-5

Alloway, R R; Hanaway, M J; Trofe, J; Boardman, R; Rogers, C C; Hanaway, M J; Buell, J F; Munda, R; Alexander, J W; Thomas, M J; Roy-Chaudhury, P; Cardi, M; Woodle, E S 2005. A prospective, pilot study of early corticosteroid cessation in high-immunologic-risk patients: the Cincinnati experience. Transplantation proceedings, 37 2, 802-3

Boardman, R E; Alloway, R R; Alexander, J W; Buell, J F; Cardi, M; First, M R; Hanaway, M T; Munda, R; Rogers, C C; Roy-Chaudhury, P; Susskind, B; Trofe, J; Woodle, E S 2005. African American renal transplant recipients benefit from early corticosteroid withdrawal under modern immunosuppression. Transplantation proceedings, 37 2, 814-6

Boardman, R; Trofe, J; Alloway, R; Rogers, C; Roy-Chaudhury, P; Cardi, M; Safdar, S; Groene, B; Buell, J; Hanaway, M; Thomas, M; Alexander, W; Munda, R; Woodle, E S 2005. Early steroid withdrawal does not increase risk for recurrent focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. Transplantation proceedings, 37 2, 817-8

Boardman, Robyn E; Alloway, Rita R; Alexander, J Wesley; Buell, Joseph F; Cardi, Michael; First, M Roy; Hanaway, Michael J; Munda, Rino; Rogers, Christin C; Roy-Chaudhury, Prabir; Susskind, Brian; Trofe, Jennifer; Woodle, E Steve 2005. African-American renal transplant recipients benefit from early corticosteroid withdrawal under modern immunosuppression. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, 5 2, 356-65

Buell, Joseph F; Lee, Lucy; Martin, Jill E; Dake, Natalie A; Cavanaugh, Teresa M; Hanaway, Michael J; Weiskittel, Pat; Munda, Rino; Alexander, J Wesley; Cardi, Michael; Peddi, V Ram; Zavala, Edward Y; Berilla, Elaine; Clippard, Marketa; First, M Roy; Woodle, E Steve 2005. Laparoscopic donor nephrectomy vs. open live donor nephrectomy: a quality of life and functional study. Clinical transplantation, 19 1, 102-9

Hanaway, M J; Roy-Chaudhury, P; Buell, J F; Thomas, M; Munda, R; Alloway, R R; Ellison, V; Rudich, S M; Fisher, L; Woodle, E S 2005. Pilot study of early corticosteroid elimination after pancreas transplantation. Transplantation proceedings, 37 2, 1287-8

Rogers, Christin C; Alloway, Rita R; Buell, Joseph F; Boardman, Robyn; Alexander, J Wesley; Cardi, Michael; Roy-Chaudhury, Prabir; First, M Roy; Succop, Paul; Munda, Rino; Woodle, E Steve 2005. Body weight alterations under early corticosteroid withdrawal and chronic corticosteroid therapy with modern immunosuppression. Transplantation, 80 1, 26-33

Roy-Chaudhury, Prabir; Kelly, Burnett S; Melhem, Murad; Zhang, Jianhua; Li, Jinsong; Desai, Pankaj; Munda, Rino; Heffelfinger, Sue C 2005. Vascular access in hemodialysis: issues, management, and emerging concepts. Cardiology clinics, 23 3, 249-73

Roy-Chaudhury, Prabir; Kelly, Burnett S; Melhem, Murad; Zhang, Jianhua; Li, Jinsong; Desai, Pankaj; Munda, Rino; Heffelfinger, Sue C 2005. Novel therapies for hemodialysis vascular access dysfunction: fact or fiction! Blood purification, 23 1, 29-35

Woodle, E Steve; Alloway, Rita R; Buell, Joseph F; Alexander, J Wesley; Munda, Rino; Roy-Chaudhury, Prabir; First, M Roy; Cardi, Michael; Trofe, Jennifer 2005. Multivariate analysis of risk factors for acute rejection in early corticosteroid cessation regimens under modern immunosuppression. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, 5 11, 2740-4

Bole P.; Carbonaro T.; Lande A.; Munda R.; Purdy R. 12-01-1974. Aortofemoral steal: hemodynamic deprivation in mesenteric artery Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery, 15 4, 486-489

Benedetti E.; Boudreaux P.; Brayman K.; Burke G.; Corry R.; Drangstveit M.B.; Egidi F.; Fabrega A.; First R.; Frey D.; Gruessner A.; Gruessner R.W.G.; Johnson C.; Kaufman D.; Marsh C.; Martin M.; Melzer J.; Munda R.; Perkins J.; Sollinger H.; Starzl T.; Stock P.; Stratta R.; Sutherland D.E.R. 08-01-1997. Tacrolimus in pancreas transplantation: A multicenter analysis Clinical Transplantation, 11 4, 299-312

Darouiche R.; Deysine M.; Kreismann E.; Mitsutake K.; Munda R.; Niwaya K.; Roy-Chaudhury P. 07-08-2004. Infections associated with surgical implants [4] (multiple letters) New England Journal of Medicine, 351 2, 193-195

Abts C.; Alexander L.; Allon M.; Alloway R.; Alpers C.E.; Alster J.; Beck G.J.; Behnken S.; Belt L.; Berceli S.; Besarab A.; Brayman K.; Buchanan C.; Campos-Naciff B.; Canaan T.; Chertow (Chair) G.; Cheung A.K.; Clark C.; Crawford C.; Davidson I.; de Boer I.H.; Dember L.M.; Diener-West M.; Dolmatch B.; Duess M.; El-Khatib M.; Farber A.; Feldman H.I.; Fenves A.; Gassman J.; Gravley J.; Greene T.; Hamburg N.; Hamlett J.; Harrison D.; Hawkins N.; Higgins H.; Himmelfarb J.; Hoofnagle A.N.; Huber T.S.; Hudkins K.; Hwang C.; Ihnat D.; Imrey P.B.; Inker L.; Jansen M.; Kaufman J.; Kestenbaum B.; Kinikini D.; Kivork C.; Kraiss L.; Kubiak R.W.; Kundzins J.; Kusek J.W.; Lavasani I.; Lee T.; LeSage P.; Levit A.; Li L.; Li M.; Lightfoot T.; Livingston C.; Louis T.; MacKrell J.; Malikova M.; Maloney M.; Manahan L.; Mandaci O.; Mangadi K.; McCaslin G.; Mortensen R.; Munda R.; Pflum A.; Radeva M.; Robbin M.; Robinson-Cohen C.; Roy-Chaudhury P.; Sarfati M.; Schlotfeldt L.; Shiu Y.T.; Snell C.; Soares D.; Stern L.; Taylor M.; Terry C.M.; Thieken L.; Trahan Y.; Treiman G.; Umphrey H.; Valencia A.; Vazquez M.A.; Vita J.; Vongpatanasin W.; Weiss B.; Wietecha T.; Wiggins K.; Wise J.; Woodard L.; Young C.; Zelnick L.R. 05-01-2019. Mineral Metabolism Disturbances and Arteriovenous Fistula Maturation European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 57 5, 719-728

Abts C.; Alexander L.; Allon M.; Alloway R.; Alpers C.E.; Alster J.; Beck G.J.; Behnken S.; Belt L.; Berceli S.; Besarab A.; Brayman K.; Buchanan C.; Campos-Naciff B.; Canaan T.; Chertow G.; Cheung A.K.; Clark C.; Crawford C.; Davidson I.; Dember L.M.; Diener-West M.; Dolmatch B.; Duess M.; El-Khatib M.; Farber A.; Feldman H.I.; Fenves A.; Gassman J.; Gravley J.; Greene T.; Hamburg N.; Hamlett J.; Harrison D.; Hawkins N.; Higgins H.; Himmelfarb J.; Huber T.S.; Hudkins K.; Hwang C.; Ihnat D.; Imrey P.B.; Inker L.; Jansen M.; Kaufman J.S.; Ke S.; Kinikini D.; Kivork C.; Kraiss L.; Kundzins J.; Kusek J.W.; Lavasani I.; Lee T.; LeSage P.; Levit A.; Li L.; Li M.; Lightfoot T.; Livingston C.; Louis T.; MacKrell J.; Malikova M.; Maloney M.; Manahan L.; Mandaci O.; Mangadi K.; McCaslin G.; McClellan W.; Mortensen R.; Mueller M.; Munda R.; Pflum A.; Radeva M.; Robbin M.L.; Roy-Chaudhury P.; Rubin J.; Sarfati M.; Schlotfeldt L.; Shiu Y.T.; Snell C.; Soares D.; Star R.; Stern L.; Taylor M.; Terry C.; Thieken L.; Trahan Y.; Treiman G.; Umphrey H.; Valencia A.; Vazquez M.A.; Vita J.; Vongpatanasin W.; Weiss B.; Wietecha T.; Wiggins K.; Wise J.; Woodard L.; Young C. 05-01-2018. Relationships Between Clinical Processes and Arteriovenous Fistula Cannulation and Maturation: A Mul American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 71 5, 677-689

Abts C.; Alexander L.; Allon M.; Alloway R.; Alpers C.; Alster J.; Beck G.; Behnken S.; Belt L.; Berceli S.; Besarab A.; Brayman K.; Buchanan C.; Campos-Naciff B.; Canaan T.; Chertow G.; Cheung A.; Clark C.; Crawford C.; Davidson I.; Dember L.; Diener-West M.; Dolmatch B.; Duess M.; El-Khatib M.; Farber A.; Feldman H.I.; Fenves A.; Gassman J.; Gravley J.; Greene T.; Hamburg N.; Hamlett J.; Harrison D.; Hawkins N.; Higgins H.; Himmelfarb J.; Huber T.S.; Hudkins K.; Hwang C.; Ihnat D.; Imrey P.B.; Inker L.; Jansen M.; Kaufman J.M.; Ke S.; Kinikini D.; Kivork C.; Kraiss L.W.; Kundzins J.; Kusek J.; Larive B.; Lavasani I.; Lee T.; Lesage P.; Levit A.; Li L.; Li M.; Lightfoot T.; Livingston C.; Louis T.; Mackrell J.; Malikova M.; Maloney M.; Manahan L.; Mandaci O.; Mangadi K.; McCaslin G.; McClellan W.; Mortensen R.; Munda R.; Pflum A.; Radeva M.; Robbin M.; Roy-Chaudhury P.; Rubin J.; Sarfati M.; Schlotfeldt L.; Snell C.; Soares D.; Star R.; Stern L.; Taylor M.; Thieken L.; Trahan Y.; Treiman G.; Umphrey H.; Valencia A.; Vazquez M.; Vita J.; Vongpatanasin W.; Weiss B.; Wietecha T.; Wiggins K.; Wise J.; Woodard L.; Young C. 01-01-2016. Multiple preoperative and intraoperative factors predict early fistula thrombosis in the Hemodialysi Journal of Vascular Surgery, 63 1, 163-170.e6

Alexander J.; Cavallo T.; Chaudhury P.; First M.; Munda R.; Peddi V. 01-01-2001. Immediate allograft dysfunction due to atheroembolic disease American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 37 2, 423-426

Alexander J.; Gianotti L.; Munda R. 01-01-1992. Pancreatitis-induced microbial translocation: A study of the mechanisms Research in Surgery, 4 2, 87-91

Alexander J.; Heyd T.; Munda R.; Perez R. 01-01-1986. The effect of donor-specific transfusions, 16,16-dimethyl PGE<inf>2</inf> and dietary pr Transplantation Proceedings, 18 5 SUPPL. 4, 110-112

Alexander J.; First M.; Joffe S.; Munda R. 01-01-1985. Experience with pancreatic allografts in renal transplant recipients Transplantation Proceedings, 17 1 I, 353-357

Alexander J.; First M.; Linnemann C.; Munda R. 01-01-1985. Beneficial effect of pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine in splenectomized renal transplantation rec Transplantation Proceedings, 17 1 I, 147-150

Alexander J.; First M.; Munda R.; Suttman M. 01-01-1984. Simultaneous pancreas and kidney procurement Transplantation Proceedings, 16 1, 248-250

Daha M.; Koolen M.; Munda R.; Paul L.; Van Brummelen P.; Van Es L. 01-01-1984. Excretion of urokallikrein in renal transplant patients: Relation to graft rejection, renal function Transplantation, 37 5, 471-474

Johnson C.; Munda R.; Pesce A.; Tasset J. 01-01-1984. The pharmacokinetics of amitriptyline in dogs with experimental renal dysfunction Federation Proceedings, 43 3,

Alexander J.; Morris M.; Munda R.; Stinnett J. 01-01-1981. Corynebacterium parvum vaccine as an adjuvant to immunosuppression in renal transplantation Surgical Forum, Vol. 32 , 360-362

Alexander J.; Fidler J.; First M.; Gartside P.; Munda R. 01-01-1978. Pulmonary infections in renal transplant recipients Annals of Surgery, 187 2, 126-133

Bole P.; Clauss R.; Devanesan J.; Moallem S.; Munda R.; Purdy R. 01-01-1976. Civilian arterial injuries Annals of Surgery, 183 1, 13-23

Bole P.; Cortes L.; Devanesan J.; Munda R.; Purdy R. 01-01-1975. Repair of a false aneurysm of the abdominal aorta Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care, 15 3, 255-259

Bole P.; Clauss R.; Gomez R.; Lande A.; Munda R.; Pooley R. 01-01-1973. Repair of Two False Aneurysms of the Abdominal Aorta Archives of Surgery, 107 1, 91-94