Georgios Aperis

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Slow continuous ultrafiltration in a patient with anomaly of a persistent left superior vena cava
    Georgios Aperis
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, Rhodes, Greece
    J Ren Care 38:151-4. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The role of melatonin in patients with chronic kidney disease undergoing haemodialysis
    Georgios Aperis
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, Agioi Apostoloi, Rhodes, Greece
    J Ren Care 38:86-92. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Anacetrapib: a new weapon against dyslipidemia
    Georgios Aperis
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, Agioi Apostoloi, Greece
    Curr Clin Pharmacol 6:227-35. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Posaconazole: a new antifungal weapon
    Georgios Aperis
    Department of Nephrology, General Hospital of Rhodes, Greece
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 6:204-19. 2011
  5. doi request reprint The role of paricalcitol on proteinuria
    Georgios Aperis
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, 85100 Rhodes, Greece
    J Ren Care 37:80-4. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Lactic acidosis after concomitant treatment with metformin and tenofovir in a patient with HIV infection
    Georgios Aperis
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, 85100 Rhodes, Greece
    J Ren Care 37:25-9. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The use of pregabalin in the treatment of uraemic pruritus in haemodialysis patients
    Georgios Aperis
    Department of Nephrology, General Hospital of Rhodes, Rhodes 85100, Greece
    J Ren Care 36:180-5. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Corynebacterium minutissimum endocarditis: a case report and review
    George Aperis
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Division of Infectious Diseases, Gray Jackson Building, GRJ 516, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Infect 54:e79-81. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Relationship between depression, clinical and biochemical parameters in patients undergoing haemodialysis
    Christina Bornivelli
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, Agioi Apostoloi, 85100 Rhodes, Greece
    J Ren Care 38:93-7. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Reversal of refractory sulfasalazine-related renal failure after treatment with corticosteroids
    Polichronis Alivanis
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, Rhodes, Greece
    Clin Ther 32:1906-10. 2010

Collaborators

  • Polichronis Alivanis
  • Christina Bornivelli
  • Christos Paliouras
  • Maria Kastrouni
  • Ioannis Giannikouris
  • Nikolaos Karvouniaris
  • Angelos Zervos
  • Antonios Arvanitis
  • Fotini Lambrianou
  • Eleni Sarantopoulou

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Slow continuous ultrafiltration in a patient with anomaly of a persistent left superior vena cava
    Georgios Aperis
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, Rhodes, Greece
    J Ren Care 38:151-4. 2012
    ..Nephrologists and health care professionals must be aware of this uncommon anatomic variant. Unnecessary manipulations can lead to serious complications, such as cardiac arrhythmias, cardiac arrest and venous sinus thrombosis...
  2. doi request reprint The role of melatonin in patients with chronic kidney disease undergoing haemodialysis
    Georgios Aperis
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, Agioi Apostoloi, Rhodes, Greece
    J Ren Care 38:86-92. 2012
    ..Studies have shown that exogenous melatonin improves sleep-wake cycle in daytime haemodialysis patients. However, large randomised controlled trials are needed in order to establish its role in this patient population...
  3. ncbi request reprint Anacetrapib: a new weapon against dyslipidemia
    Georgios Aperis
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, Agioi Apostoloi, Greece
    Curr Clin Pharmacol 6:227-35. 2011
    ..However, longterm clinical trials are required in order to assess whether it reduces mortality in individuals at high-risk of cardiovascular disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Posaconazole: a new antifungal weapon
    Georgios Aperis
    Department of Nephrology, General Hospital of Rhodes, Greece
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 6:204-19. 2011
    ..Posaconazole has pharmacokinetic advantages and low side effect profile, which are very important, especially in the seriously ill population...
  5. doi request reprint The role of paricalcitol on proteinuria
    Georgios Aperis
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, 85100 Rhodes, Greece
    J Ren Care 37:80-4. 2011
    ..However, our study raises a question regarding why some patients do not respond to paricalcitol. Patients with proteinuria due to diabetic nephropathy seem to respond better than patients with glomerulopathy...
  6. doi request reprint Lactic acidosis after concomitant treatment with metformin and tenofovir in a patient with HIV infection
    Georgios Aperis
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, 85100 Rhodes, Greece
    J Ren Care 37:25-9. 2011
    ..Health professionals must be aware of this uncommon effect in patients on antiretroviral treatment. Prompt initiation of CVVHF resulted in resolution of both lactic acidosis and renal failure...
  7. doi request reprint The use of pregabalin in the treatment of uraemic pruritus in haemodialysis patients
    Georgios Aperis
    Department of Nephrology, General Hospital of Rhodes, Rhodes 85100, Greece
    J Ren Care 36:180-5. 2010
    ..44 ± 2.01 and 1.7 ± 1.31, respectively), p < 0.0003. Uraemic pruritus is a common and distressing symptom in patients undergoing haemodialysis. Pregabalin appears to be an effective alternative treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Corynebacterium minutissimum endocarditis: a case report and review
    George Aperis
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Division of Infectious Diseases, Gray Jackson Building, GRJ 516, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Infect 54:e79-81. 2007
    ..The diagnosis was established with transesophageal echocardiogram. The patient was managed successfully with antibiotic therapy...
  9. doi request reprint Relationship between depression, clinical and biochemical parameters in patients undergoing haemodialysis
    Christina Bornivelli
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, Agioi Apostoloi, 85100 Rhodes, Greece
    J Ren Care 38:93-7. 2012
    ..30, p < 0.05), CRP (r = 0.38, p < 0.001) and AIS scores (r = 0.54, p < 0.0001). In conclusion, depression seems to be related to high CRP, low haemoglobin levels and sleep disorders...
  10. doi request reprint Reversal of refractory sulfasalazine-related renal failure after treatment with corticosteroids
    Polichronis Alivanis
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, Rhodes, Greece
    Clin Ther 32:1906-10. 2010
    ..Sulfasalazine is a combination of sulfapyridine and 5-aminosalicylic acid and is used as a first-line treatment in inflammatory bowel disease...
  11. doi request reprint Quality of life of Greek patients with end stage renal disease undergoing haemodialysis
    Maria Kastrouni
    Nephrology Department, General Hospital of Rhodes, Agioi Apostoloi, Rhodes 85100, Greece
    J Ren Care 36:126-32. 2010
    ..The results from our study reflect the differences of the health care systems in various countries as well as population-related beliefs and values...
  12. ncbi request reprint Tolvaptan: a new therapeutic agent
    Georgios Aperis
    Department of Nephrology, General Hospital of Rhodes, Greece
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 6:177-88. 2011
    ..Tolvaptan opens a new page not only in the treatment of normovolemic and hypervolemic hyponatremia but also in the treatment of acute decompensated heart failure and probably in ADPKD...