David S. Raiford, M.D.


Faculty Appointments
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs Professor of Medical Education and Administration Professor of Medicine
M.D., Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MarylandB.S., Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Office Address
320 Light Hall
Nashville, TN 37232-0260
Lundquist AL, Chari RS, Wood JH, Miller GG, Schaefer HM, Raiford DS, Wright KJ, Gorden DL. Serum sickness following rabbit antithymocyte-globulin induction in a liver transplant recipient: case report and literature review. Liver Transpl. 2007 May; 13(5): 647-50. PMID: 17377915, DOI: 10.1002/lt.21098, ISSN: 1527-6465.

Schneider JA, White EA, Welch DC, Stokes LS, Raiford DS. Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt for treatment of intractable colonic ischemia associated with portal hypertension: a bridge to liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2006 Oct; 12(10): 1540-3. PMID: 17004262, DOI: 10.1002/lt.20860, ISSN: 1527-6465.

Washington K, Wright K, Shyr Y, Hunter EB, Olson S, Raiford DS. Hepatic stellate cell activation in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis and fatty liver. Hum. Pathol. 2000 Jul; 31(7): 822-8. PMID: 10923919, PII: S0046-8177(00)81677-9, DOI: 10.1053/hupa.2000.8440, ISSN: 0046-8177.

Lamps LW, Pinson CW, Raiford DS, Shyr Y, Scott MA, Washington MK. The significance of microabscesses in liver transplant biopsies: a clinicopathological study. Hepatology. 1998 Dec; 28(6): 1532-7. PMID: 9828217, PII: S0270913998004856, DOI: 10.1002/hep.510280613, ISSN: 0270-9139.

Pinson CW, Chapman WC, Wright JK, Hunter EB, Awad JA, Raiford DS, Payne JL, Geevarghese S, Blair TK, Van Buren DH. Experience with neoral versus sandimmune in primary liver transplant recipients. Transpl. Int. 1998; 11 Suppl 1: S278-83. PMID: 9664997, ISSN: 0934-0874.

Payne JL, McCarty KR, Drougas JG, Chapman WC, Wright JK, Pinson NY, Beliles KE, Newsom VL, Hunter EB, Raiford DS, Awad JA, Burk RF, Donovan KL, Van Buren DH, Pinson CW. Outcomes analysis for 50 liver transplant recipients: the Vanderbilt experience. Am Surg. 1996 Apr; 62(4): 320-5. PMID: 8600857, ISSN: 0003-1348.

Raiford DS. Pruritus of chronic cholestasis. QJM. 1995 Sep; 88(9): 603-7. PMID: 7583073, ISSN: 1460-2725.

Becker YT, Raiford DS, Webb L, Wright JK, Chapman WC, Pinson CW. Rupture and hemorrhage of hepatic focal nodular hyperplasia. Am Surg. 1995 Mar; 61(3): 210-4. PMID: 7887531, ISSN: 0003-1348.

Raiford DS, Thigpen MC. Kupffer cell stimulation with Corynebacterium parvum reduces some cytochrome P450-dependent activities and diminishes acetaminophen and carbon tetrachloride-induced liver injury in the rat. Toxicol. Appl. Pharmacol. 1994 Nov; 129(1): 36-45. PMID: 7974494, PII: S0041-008X(84)71226-9, DOI: 10.1006/taap.1994.1226, ISSN: 0041-008X.

Drougas JG, Hunter EB, Raiford DS, Burk RF, Awad JA, Wright JK, Lopez RR, Donovan KL, Franks JJ, Thomas AT. Liver transplantation: results with Vanderbilt's first 25 liver recipients. J Tenn Med Assoc. 1994 Jan; 87(1): 7-10. PMID: 8145559, ISSN: 0040-3318.