Abdulla Khalaf Al-Hwiesh

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi Successful prevention of tunneled, central catheter infection by antibiotic lock therapy using vancomycin and gentamycin
    Abdulla K Al-Hwiesh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nephrology Division, King Fahd Hospital of the University, King Faisal University, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 18:239-47. 2007
  2. ncbi Pyoderma gangrenosum in a renal transplant recipient: a case report
    Abdullah K Al-Hwiesh
    Consultant Internist Nephrologist, Department of Internal Medicine, King Fahd Hospital of the University, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 17:559-63. 2006
  3. ncbi Tunneled femoral vein catheterization for long term hemodialysis: a single center experience
    Abdulla K Al-Hwiesh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nephrology Division, King Fahd Hospital of the University, King Faisal University, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 18:37-42. 2007
  4. ncbi Outpatient percutaneous renal biopsy in adult patients
    Abdulla K Al-Hweish
    Department of Nephrology, King Fahd Hospital, King Faisal University, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 18:541-6. 2007
  5. ncbi Xanthgranulomatous pyelonephritis associated with Staphylococcus aureus
    Abdulla K Al-Hwiesh
    Department of Internal Medicine, King Fahad Hospital, Al Khobar University, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 18:613-6. 2007
  6. ncbi Calciphylaxis of both proximal and distal distribution
    Abdulla K Al-Hwiesh
    King Fahd University Hospital, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 19:82-6. 2008
  7. ncbi Tunneled catheter-antibiotic lock therapy for prevention of dialysis catheter-related infections: a single center experience
    Abdulla Khalaf Al-Hwiesh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nephrology Division, King Fahd Hospital of the University, King Faisal University, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 19:593-602. 2008
  8. ncbi Prevention of staphylococcal peritonitis in CAPD patients combining ablution and mupirocin
    Abdulla K Al-Hwiesh
    Department of Internal Medicine, King Fahd University Hospital, King Faisal University, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 19:737-45. 2008

Collaborators

  • Abdulla K Al-Hweish
  • Ibrahim Saeed Abdul-Rehaman

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi Successful prevention of tunneled, central catheter infection by antibiotic lock therapy using vancomycin and gentamycin
    Abdulla K Al-Hwiesh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nephrology Division, King Fahd Hospital of the University, King Faisal University, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 18:239-47. 2007
    ..11 per 1000 DS), p 0.05). Our study suggests that antibiotic-lock therapy using a combination of vancomycin and gentamycin is useful in preventing catheter-related blood stream infection in patients on HD...
  2. ncbi Pyoderma gangrenosum in a renal transplant recipient: a case report
    Abdullah K Al-Hwiesh
    Consultant Internist Nephrologist, Department of Internal Medicine, King Fahd Hospital of the University, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 17:559-63. 2006
    ..To our knowledge, the association between PG and renal transplant has not been reported previously...
  3. ncbi Tunneled femoral vein catheterization for long term hemodialysis: a single center experience
    Abdulla K Al-Hwiesh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nephrology Division, King Fahd Hospital of the University, King Faisal University, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 18:37-42. 2007
    ..We conclude that tunneled femoral catheters are suitable alternatives for long-term hemodialysis access. Additional studies with a greater sample size are needed to confirm this conclusion...
  4. ncbi Outpatient percutaneous renal biopsy in adult patients
    Abdulla K Al-Hweish
    Department of Nephrology, King Fahd Hospital, King Faisal University, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 18:541-6. 2007
    ..it resolved spontaneously without intervention. We conclude that in selected patients, same-day discharge after 6 hours of renal biopsy may be given safely without increased risk of complications...
  5. ncbi Xanthgranulomatous pyelonephritis associated with Staphylococcus aureus
    Abdulla K Al-Hwiesh
    Department of Internal Medicine, King Fahad Hospital, Al Khobar University, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 18:613-6. 2007
    ..He had been known to have diabetes mellitus type II for 20 years, and he was diagnosed to have a left renal stone three months prior to this presentation. The patient's urine and the left psous abscess grew staphylococcus aureus...
  6. ncbi Calciphylaxis of both proximal and distal distribution
    Abdulla K Al-Hwiesh
    King Fahd University Hospital, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 19:82-6. 2008
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of calciphylaxis with both proximal and distal distribution...
  7. ncbi Tunneled catheter-antibiotic lock therapy for prevention of dialysis catheter-related infections: a single center experience
    Abdulla Khalaf Al-Hwiesh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nephrology Division, King Fahd Hospital of the University, King Faisal University, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 19:593-602. 2008
    ..05). Our study suggests that antibiotic-lock therapy using a combination of vancomycin and gentamycin is useful in preventing catheter-related blood stream infection in patients on HD...
  8. ncbi Prevention of staphylococcal peritonitis in CAPD patients combining ablution and mupirocin
    Abdulla K Al-Hwiesh
    Department of Internal Medicine, King Fahd University Hospital, King Faisal University, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 19:737-45. 2008
    ..aureus peritonitis...