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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., 2020. Effect of Intraoperative Goal-Directed Fluid Management on Tissue Oxygen Tension in Obese Patients: a Randomized Controlled Trial. Obesity Surgery. Available at:
  2. Mühlbacher, J. et al., 2020. Impact of Infant Positioning on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Performance During Simulated Pediatric Cardiac Arrest. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Publish Ahead of Print. Available at:
  3. 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:
  4. 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:
  5. Mühlbacher, J. et al., 2017. Blockade of HLA Antibody-Triggered Classical Complement Activation in Sera From Subjects Dosed With the Anti-C1s Monoclonal Antibody TNT009—Results from a Randomized First-in-Human Phase 1 Trial. Transplantation, 101(10), pp.2410–2418. Available at: