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Jakob Mühlbacher Jakob Mühlbacher, PhD

Department of General Surgery (Division of Visceral Surgery)
Position: Consultant

ORCID: 0000-0002-8592-8259
T +43 1 40400 56210

Further Information


Carcinoma, Pancreatic Ductal; Complement System Proteins; Critical Illness; Intensive Care; Kidney Transplantation

Research group(s)


  • Torque Teno Virus for the prediction of humoral alloreactivity in liver transplant recipients. (2019)
    Source of Funding: Medical Scientific Fund of the Mayor of the City of Vienna, Clinical Research
    Principal Investigator

Selected publications

  1. Mühlbacher, J. et al., 2021. Anti‐interleukin‐6 antibody clazakizumab in late antibody‐mediated kidney transplant rejection: effect on cytochrome P450 drug metabolism. Transplant International. Available at:
  2. Mühlbacher, J. et al., 2020. Effect of Intraoperative Goal-Directed Fluid Management on Tissue Oxygen Tension in Obese Patients: a Randomized Controlled Trial. Obesity Surgery, 31(3), pp.1129–1138. Available at:
  3. Mühlbacher, J. et al., 2020. Impact of Infant Positioning on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Performance During Simulated Pediatric Cardiac Arrest: A Randomized Crossover Study. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 21(12), pp.e1076–e1083. Available at:
  4. Mühlbacher, J. et al., 2020. Non-invasive Chemokine Detection: Improved Prediction of Antibody-Mediated Rejection in Donor-Specific Antibody-Positive Renal Allograft Recipients. Frontiers in Medicine, 7. Available at:
  5. Mühlbacher, J. et al., 2019. Feasibility of ultrasound measurement in a human model of acute compartment syndrome. World Journal of Emergency Surgery, 14(1). Available at: