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Omontys (Peginasatide) Post Marketing Interview with
with Anne-Marie Duliege, M.D., M.S.
Anne-Marie Duliege, M.D., M.S.
Link to Powerpoint of ASN Interviews
ASN 2012 Nephrology Interviews!
Treatment Effect of Frequent Hemodialysis on Interdialytic Weight Gain and Extracellular Volum and Their Relation to Changes in Left Ventricular Mass

Dr. Raimann

Dr. Raimann

Serum aldosterone concentrations relate to fluid overload and serum potassium levels in hemodialysis patients
Time-to-Dialysis when Estimated GFR (eGFR) Drops below 15 ml/min/1.73m2: Results from the African American Study of Kidney Disease (AASK) Study

Dr. Laing Li PhD

Dr. L. Li

Differential Risk of ESRD versus Death in Black versus White Veterans is attenuated by Older Age and Lower Levels of Kidney Function Dr. J. Weiss MD
Relationship between BP & Mortality in Older Adults with CKD :Modified by Age & Renal Function
Predicting Mortality in Dialysis Patients: Does a Simple Chest X-Ray Have Prognostic Value? Ethan Bohn, Dr. Claudio Rigatto
Tumor Necrosis Factor-α Modifies the Relationship between Obestatin and All-Cause and Cardiovascular Mortality in Maintenance Hemodialysis Patients
Hemodialysis.com Author Interview: Dr.Ilia Beberashvili
Dr. I. Beberashvili
Predictors of Red Cell Transfusion in Hemodialysis Patients

Scott Sibbel, PhD, MPH, DaVita Clinical Research S. Sibbel, PhD

Comparative Analysis of Transfusion Trends Between Types of Providers of Dialysis Services Using Medicare Claims Data

Mahesh Krishnan
Dr. Krishnan

dr. allan nissenson, nephrologist
Dr. Nissenson

Comparative Analysis of Vascular Access & Immunization Between For Profit & Nonprofit
Patient‑Reported Pruritus Rates and Indicators of Infection Co‑vary Directly Among Patients Receiving Dialysis.
Hemodialysis.com Author Interview : Dr. T. Christopher Bond, PhD
Dr. Bond
Changing Hemoglobin Targets: Effects on Epoetin Alfa, Intravenous Iron, and Iron Storage Measures from 2009–2012
The Effect of Oral Ferric Citrate on Intravenous Iron Dose and Serum Iron Markers
Palliative Care Experience of US Internal Medicine Subspecialty and US Adult Nephrology Fellows

Kenar D Jhaveri MD, Dr. Jhaveri

& Hypertrilyceridemia
Associated with
Better Survival
in Hemodialysis
Hamid Moradi, MD
Dr. Moradi

Dr. Jovanovich
Dr. Jovanovich

Dr. Jessica Kendrick, nephrologist
Dr. J. Kendrick
Low dietary potassium intake and increase risk of metabolic syndrome
Kidney Disease Independent Risk Factor for Maternal Mortality in Pregnancy
Reasons for Phosphate Binder Discontinuation Vary by Binder Type

Thomas F. Parker, III, MD
Dr. Tom Parker

Extracellular Volume Control to Decrease Hospitalizations
Factors Associated with Persistent Pain in Hemodialysis
Racial Differences in Initial Dialysis Access and Hospitalizations among Home Hemodialysis

Hemoglobin Trends in Incident ESRD from 2008-2011

Deidra C. Crews, MD, ScM, FASN 
Dr. D. Crews

Dietary Habits, Poverty, and CKD in an Urban Population
Delphine Tuot, MDCM, MAS
Dr. D. Tuot
Blood Pressure Control among CKD Patients in a Public Health System

Dr. Julie Lin, Dietary Patterns in CKD
Dr. J. Lin

Dietary Patterns & Kidney Disease: A Longitudinal Analysis (MESA)
Margaret K. Yu, MD, Bessie A. Young, MD Association between Major Depression & CKD in an Outpatient Diabetic Population

Dr. Locatelli - Nephrology Research
Dr. F. Locatelli

Mortality and Cardiovascular Events Are Associated with Low Hgb

Neil R. Powe, MD, MPH, MBA, nephrologist

Dr. N. Powe

Vascular Access Type and Trajectory of Inflammatory Markers in Hemodialysis
BP Control in CKD in a Public Health System

Nisha Bansal, MD, MAS

Dr. N. Bansal

Progression to ESRD with Preemptive Vascular Access Placement
Incident Atrial Fib & ESRD in Adults with CKD
Kidney Function and Telomere Length
Link to Powerpoint of 37 ASN Interviews

Allon Friedman, M.D. Dr. A. Friedman

Long Chain n-3 Fatty Acids and Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death in Patients Starting Hemodialysis

Dr. T. Chowdhury Turin &
Dr. B. R. Hemmelgarn

Association between Variability in eGFR and Mortality

Dr. Pietro Ravani, PhD, MSc, MD

Dr. Ravani

Risk of Infectious and Non-Infectious Complications of Permanent Hemodialysis Access
Association between Hemodialysis Access Type & Clinical Outcomes
Unique Research Interviews from the current
Nephrology Literature Researchers


Powerpoint of recent nephrology and hemodialysis inteviews
M. Ilker Yilmaz, MD
Longitudinal Analysis of Vascular Function and Biomarkers of Metabolic Bone Disorders before and after Renal Transplantation
Ante Mandić
Atrial fibrillation, atrioventricular blocks and bundle branch blocks in hemodialysis patients
Virginia Wang, PhD MSPH
Comparison of outcomes for veterans receiving dialysis care from VA and non-VA providers

Malene Schou Nielsson MD
Malene Schou Nielsson MD

Validity of the coding for intensive care admission, mechanical ventilation, and acute dialysis in the Danish National Patient Registry: a short report
Prof. Iain Macdougall
Peginesatide for Anemia in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Not Receiving Dialysis

Patrick H. Pun, MD MHS

Dialysate Calcium Concentration and the Risk of Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Hemodialysis Patients

Dr Daniele Zink
Dr Daniele Zink

Human embryonic stem cells differentiate into functional renal proximal tubular–like cells

Prof Jackie Ying
Prof Jackie Ying

Dr. Manuel Arias
Clinical profile and post-transplant anaemia in renal transplant recipients restarting dialysis after a failed graft: changing trends between 2001 and 2009
Dr. Bryce A. Kiberd
Access to kidney transplantation: outcomes of the non-referred

Claudia Praehauser

Cohort study on the quality of oral anticoagulation therapy in chronic haemodialysis patients treated with phenprocoumon
Dr. Manfred Hecking
Novel views on new-onset diabetes after transplantation:
development, prevention and treatment
Dr. Marcus Saemann
Dr. Friedrich K. Port

Csaba P. Kovesdy MD FASN.
Csaba P. Kovesdy MD FASN

Survival Advantage in Black Versus White Men With CKD:
Effect of Estimated GFR and Case Mix

Dr. Angela Yee-Moon Wang, MD, PhD
Angela Yee-Moon Wang MD

Plasma Sodium and Subclinical Left Atrial Enlargement in Chronic Kidney Disease
Edmund Huang, MD
Edmund Huang, MD
Improved survival among sickle cell kidney transplant recipients in the recent era.
Effect of Peripheral Vascular Disease on Kidney Allograft Outcomes: A Study of U.S. Renal Data System.

Meteb M. AlBugami, MD
Meteb M. AlBugami, MD

Sodium thiosulfate-based treatment in calcific uremic arteriolopathy: a consecutive case series.

Anita A. Vashi, MD, MPH
Anita A. Vashi, MD, MPH

Use of Hospital-Based Acute Care Among Patients Recently Discharged From the Hospital

Kunitoshi Iseki M.D
Kunitoshi Iseki M.D.

Effects of angiotensin receptor blockade (ARB) on mortality and cardiovascular outcomes in patients with long-term haemodialysis: a randomized controlled trial

Jason M. Misurac, MD
Jason M. Misurac, MD

Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs Are an Important Cause of Acute Kidney Injury in Children
Frank J.M.F. Dor, MD, PhD
Jeff A. Lafranca, MD, PhD-candidate
Systematic review and meta-analysis of the relation between body mass index and short-term donor outcome of laparoscopic donor nephrectomy

Thomas Idorn

MD, PhD Student
Dr. Thomas Idorn MD

Gastrointestinal factors contribute to glucometabolic disturbances in nondiabetic patients with end-stage renal disease.
Dr. Chirag Parikh
Urinary Cystatin C and Acute Kidney Injury After Cardiac Surgery

Dr. John Pickering
Dr John Pickering

Combining creatinine and volume kinetics identifies missed cases of acute kidney injury followng cardiac arrest.

Sion Roy MD
Sion Roy MD
Matthew Budoff, MD

Chronic Kidney Disease is Associated with Increased Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis as Revealed by Multidetector Computed Tomographic Angiography

Paulo Santos MD, PhD
Paulo Roberto Santos and Francisco Plácido Arcanjo

Social adaptability and substance abuse: Predictors of depression among hemodialysis patients?

L. Ebony Boulware, MD
L. Ebony Boulware, MD

Selecting renal replacement therapies: what do African American and non-African American patients and their families think others should know? A mixed methods study

Shoichi Fujimoto
Keiko Nishi

Electrocardiographic Assessment of Incident Atrial Fibrillation in Hemodialysis Patients

Dr Pablo Urena MD
Dr Pablo Urena MD

Efficacy of cinacalcet with low-dose vitamin D in incident haemodialysis subjects with secondary hyperparathyroidism

Eiichiro Kanda, M.D.
High serum bicarbonate level within the normal range prevents the progression of chronic kidney disease in elderly chronic kidney disease patients
Gijs Fortrie PhD student 
Determinants of renal function at hospital discharge of patients treated with renal replacement therapy in the intensive care unit.
Beverley Essue and
Stephen Jan
How are patients managing with the costs of care for chronic kidney disease in Australia?
Thomas Nickolas, MD, MS
Pancreas-kidney transplantation is associated with reduced fracture risk compared with kidney-alone transplantation in men with type 1 diabetes.

Dr. Rinat Abramovitch
Dr. Rinat Abramovitch

Hemodynamic response magnetic resonance imaging: application for renal hemodynamic characterization

N.D. Vaziri M.D., MACP
N.D. Vaziri M.D., MACP

Exhaled breath and fecal volatile organic biomarkers of chronic kidney disease.

Role of Urea in Intestinal Barrier Dysfunction and Disruption of Epithelial Tight Junction in Chronic Kidney Disease.

Charuhas V Thakar, MD, FASN
Charuhas V Thakar, MD, FASN

Degree of Acute Kidney Injury before Dialysis Initiation and Hospital Mortality in Critically Ill Patients

Dr. Salman Waheed MD

Professor Josef Coresh,
Professor Josef Coresh, MD, PhD

Combined Association of Creatinine, Albuminuria, and Cystatin C with All-Cause Mortality and Cardiovascular and Kidney Outcomes

Howard Trachtman, MD
Howard Trachtman, MD

Bisphenol A exposure is associated with low-grade urinary albumin excretion in children of the United States
Dr. John Kyriazis
Samy Suissa, PhD
Concurrent use of diuretics, angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors, and angiotensin receptor blockers with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and risk of acute kidney injury: nested case-control study

John Kyriazis, MD
The Role of Serum Magnesium and Calcium on the Association between Adiponectin Levels and All-Cause Mortality in End-Stage Renal Disease Patients

Dr. Belinda Spoto, CNR-IBIM
Dr. Belinda Spoto

Dr. Carmine Zoccali CNR-IBIM
Dr. Carmine Zoccali

The fat-mass and obesity-associated gene (FTO) predicts mortality in CKD of various severity.
Kostas C. Siamopoulos, MSc, MD
Mononuclear Leukocyte Apoptosis and Inflammatory Markers in Patients with CKD

Marisa Battistella,Pharm D
Conversion from epoetin alfa to darbepoetin alfa: effects on patients' hemoglobin and costs to canadian dialysis centres.
Koro Goto
Obesity-related chronic kidney disease is associated with spleen-derived IL-10

Douglas D. DeCarolis, PharmD
Douglas D. DeCarolis, PharmD

Enoxaparin Outcomes in Patients With Moderate Renal Impairment.

Ms. Teresa Salgado  Pharmacists and Dialysis Centers
Ms. Teresa Salgado

Exploring the role of pharmacists in outpatient dialysis centers: a qualitative study of nephrologist views

Author's Interview: Ms. Teresa Salgado and
Fernando Fernandez-Llimos, Ph.D., Pharm.D.,  M.B.A

Nisha Bansal, MD, MAS
Nisha Bansal, MD, MAS

Incident Atrial Fibrillation and Risk of End-Stage Renal Disease in Adults with Chronic Kidney Disease

Connie Rhee, MD, MSc,
Connie Rhee, MD, MSc

Hypothyroidism and Mortality among Dialysis Patients
Evaluation of potential renal transplant recipients with computed tomography angiography.
Comparison of the glomerular filtration rate in children by the new revised Schwartz formula and a new generalized formula
Timing of dialysis initiation in AKI in ICU

Professor David Johnson
Professor David Johnson

Anti-glomerular basement membrane antibody disease is an uncommon cause of end-stage renal disease
Multivessel coronary artery bypass grafting versus percutaneous coronary intervention in ESRD

BK polyoma virus nephropathy in the native kidney

Dr. Krista Lentine MD, MS
Dr. Krista Lentine MD, MS

Obesity and Kidney Transplant Candidates: How Big Is Too Big for Transplantation

Donald L. Bliwise, Ph.D.

Associations among nocturnal sleep, daytime intradialytic sleep, and mortality risk in patients on daytime conventional hemodialysis: US Renal Data System special study data
Dr. Baris Afsar

The Relationship between Red Cell Distribution Width with Erythropoietin Resistance in Iron Replete Hemodialysis Patients

Minako Wakasugi, M.D.,
M.P.H., Ph.D.
Cause-Specific Excess Mortality Among Dialysis Patients: Comparison With the General Population in Japan

Peter Pickkers, M.D., Ph.D
Peter Pickkers, M.D., Ph.D

Dorien Kiers MScDorien Kiers MSc

Comparison and clinical suitability of eight prediction models for cardiac surgery-related acute kidney injury

Bradley A. Bart, M.D
Bradley A. Bart, M.D

Ultrafiltration in Decompensated Heart Failure with
Cardiorenal Syndrome

Peter Bárány, MD, PhD

Pentraxin 3, a Sensitive Early Marker of Hemodialysis-Induced Inflammation

Chaim Charytan, M.D.
Chaim Charytan, M.D.

Intravenous ferric carboxymaltose versus standard medical care in the treatment of iron deficiency anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease: a randomized, active-controlled, multi-center study
Paweena Susantitaphong, MD
Prof. Somchai Eiam-Ong, MD
Reliability of Blood Pressure Parameters for Dry Weight Estimation in Hemodialysis Patients
Akiko Kowada, MD, PhD Cost effectiveness of the interferon-γ release assay for tuberculosis screening of hemodialysis patients
Ahsan Alam, MD, CM, MS, FRCP(C)
Ahsan Alam, MD, CM, MS, FRCP(C)
Serum Adiponectin Levels and Mortality after Kidney Transplantation.
Francois Cachat MD
Francois Cachat MD
Microalbuminuria and hyperfiltration in subjects with nephro-urological disorders
Preoperative Statin Use and Postoperative Acute Kidney Injury
T. Cooper Woods, Ph.D. Elevated Serum Bone Morphogenetic Protein 4 in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease and Coronary Artery Disease
Olivera Marsenic Couloures M.D. Cystatin C in children on chronic hemodialysis
Vallabh O. Shah, PhD 
David L. Vander Jagt, PhD,
Raymond R. Townsend, MD,
Harold I. Feldman, MD
Plasma metabolomic profiles in different stages of CKD

George Hajishengallis, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Dr. Hajishengallis D.D.S., Ph.D.

Local Complement-Targeted Intervention in Periodontitis: Proof-of-Concept Using a C5a Receptor (CD88) Antagonist

Hsu, Chi-yuan
Dr. Hsu, Chi-yuan and
Dr. Hsu, Raymond

Temporal Changes in Incidence of Dialysis-Requiring AKI
Godela M. Fick-Brosnahan MD Serum uric acid, kidney volume and progression in autosomal-dominant polycystic kidney disease

Lars H. Lund, MD PhD
Lars H. Lund, MD PhD

Association between use of renin-angiotensin system antagonists and mortality in patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction.
Gihad Nesrallah, MD
Biofeedback dialysis for hypotension and hypervolemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Dr. Rukshana Shroff,
Mandy Wan
Fibroblast growth factor 23 and soluble klotho in children with Chronic Kidney Disease
Christoforos D. Giannaki PhD
Uremic Versus Idiopathic Restless Legs Syndrome: Impact on Aspects Related to Quality of Life
End-stage renal failure due to amyloidosis: outcomes in 490 ANZDATA registry cases

r. A. Kadri
Chief of Medicine
Hotel Dieu- Grace Hospital
Windsor, Ontario
Dr. A. Kadri

Comparison of alteplase (tissue plasminogen activator) high-dose vs. low-dose protocol in restoring hemodialysis catheter function:
The ALTE-DOSE study

Dr. Marc Elliott, PhD: Experiences of Care Among Medicare Beneficiaries With ESRD: Medicare Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) Survey Results
Marc N. Elliott, PhD

Experiences of Care Among Medicare Beneficiaries With ESRD: Medicare Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) Survey Results

Joshua Barzilay MD
Joshua Barzilay MD

Albuminuria and Rapid Loss of GFR and Risk of New Hip and Pelvic Fractures
Fistula First Breakthrough Initiative (FFBI): Lessons About Arteriovenous Fistula Prevalence Goals.

Dr. Adam Davey
Dr. Adam Davey

Decline in renal functioning is associated with longitudinal decline in global cognitive functioning, abstract reasoning and verbal memory
Dr. Benjamin R. Lee
Protective Effects of Reducing Renal Ischemia-reperfusion Injury During Renal Hilar Clamping: Use of Allopurinol as a Nephroprotective Agent
Dr. Pasquale Esposito
Mechanisms underlying sCD40 production in hemodialysis patients.
Dr. Stephanie Thompson
Clinical decision support to improve blood pressure control in hemodialysis patients: a nonrandomized controlled trial.

Dr. Alan Salama
Dr. Alan Salama

Intravenous Cyclophosphamide and Plasmapheresis in Dialysis-Dependent ANCA-Associated Vasculitis

Dr. Wuchrich
R. Wuthrich MD

Randomized Clinical Trial of the
Iron-Based Phosphate Binder PA21
in Hemodialysis
Suree Lekawanvijit,
Cardiorenal Syndrome: Emerging Role of Protein-Bound Uremic Toxins
Thomas Rogerson
and Angela Webster

Tests for latent TBerculosis in end stage kidney disease

Dr. John Wigneswaran
Dr. John Wigneswaran

Interview with Dr. John Wigneswaran, Head of Fresenius' UFComplete fluid-management program


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