Stephen MacDonald

Summary

Affiliation: ANZDATA Registry
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The p53Pro72Arg polymorphism is associated with albuminuria among aboriginal Australians
    Stephen P McDonald
    Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin, Australia
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:677-83. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Obesity is a risk factor for peritonitis in the Australian and New Zealand peritoneal dialysis patient populations
    Stephen P McDonald
    ANZDATA Registry, Adelaide, South Australia
    Perit Dial Int 24:340-6. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Indigenous transplant outcomes in Australia: what the ANZDATA Registry tells us
    Stephen McDonald
    ANZDATA Registry, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Nephrology (Carlton) 9:S138-43. 2004
  4. pmc End-stage kidney disease due to haemolytic uraemic syndrome--outcomes in 241 consecutive ANZDATA registry cases
    Wen Tang
    ANZDATA Registry, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Nephrol 13:164. 2012
  5. pmc The effects of living distantly from peritoneal dialysis units on peritonitis risk, microbiology, treatment and outcomes: a multi-centre registry study
    Yeoungjee Cho
    Australia and New Zealand Dialysis and Transplant Registry, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Nephrol 13:41. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Australian registries-ANZDATA and ANZOD
    Stephen P McDonald
    ANZDATA and ANZOD Registries, Adelaide, Australia
    Transplant Rev (Orlando) 27:46-9. 2013
  7. pmc Streptococcal peritonitis in Australian peritoneal dialysis patients: predictors, treatment and outcomes in 287 cases
    Stacey O'Shea
    Australia and New Zealand Dialysis and Transplant Registry, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Nephrol 10:19. 2009
  8. pmc Oxpentifylline versus placebo in the treatment of erythropoietin-resistant anaemia: a randomized controlled trial
    David Wayne Johnson
    Australian Kidney Trials Network, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Nephrol 9:8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Recurrence of IgA nephropathy among renal allograft recipients from living donors is greater among those with zero HLA mismatches
    Stephen P McDonald
    ANZDATA Registry, Adelaide, Australia
    Transplantation 82:759-62. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Kidney transplant rejection in Australia and New Zealand: relationships between rejection and graft outcome
    S McDonald
    ANZDATA Registry, Adelaide, Australia
    Am J Transplant 7:1201-8. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint The p53Pro72Arg polymorphism is associated with albuminuria among aboriginal Australians
    Stephen P McDonald
    Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin, Australia
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:677-83. 2002
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  2. ncbi request reprint Obesity is a risk factor for peritonitis in the Australian and New Zealand peritoneal dialysis patient populations
    Stephen P McDonald
    ANZDATA Registry, Adelaide, South Australia
    Perit Dial Int 24:340-6. 2004
    ..The aim of the present investigation was to examine the association between body mass index (BMI) and peritonitis rates among incident peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients in a large cohort with long-term follow-up...
  3. ncbi request reprint Indigenous transplant outcomes in Australia: what the ANZDATA Registry tells us
    Stephen McDonald
    ANZDATA Registry, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Nephrology (Carlton) 9:S138-43. 2004
    ..63-2.34) (P <0.001), compared with non-Aboriginal Australians. Despite the advantages in terms of morbidity and quality of life, it remains uncertain whether transplantation offers a mortality advantage among Aboriginal Australians...
  4. pmc End-stage kidney disease due to haemolytic uraemic syndrome--outcomes in 241 consecutive ANZDATA registry cases
    Wen Tang
    ANZDATA Registry, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Nephrol 13:164. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the characteristics and outcomes of patients receiving renal replacement therapy for end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) secondary to haemolytic uraemic syndrome (HUS)...
  5. pmc The effects of living distantly from peritoneal dialysis units on peritonitis risk, microbiology, treatment and outcomes: a multi-centre registry study
    Yeoungjee Cho
    Australia and New Zealand Dialysis and Transplant Registry, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Nephrol 13:41. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to determine whether distance between residence and peritoneal dialysis (PD) unit influenced peritonitis occurrence, microbiology, treatment and outcomes...
  6. doi request reprint Australian registries-ANZDATA and ANZOD
    Stephen P McDonald
    ANZDATA and ANZOD Registries, Adelaide, Australia
    Transplant Rev (Orlando) 27:46-9. 2013
    ..Both of these registries are conducted and governed along similar lines. Key factors include strong clinical links in data collection and governance, and the involvement of contributors in a wide variety of activities and output...
  7. pmc Streptococcal peritonitis in Australian peritoneal dialysis patients: predictors, treatment and outcomes in 287 cases
    Stacey O'Shea
    Australia and New Zealand Dialysis and Transplant Registry, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Nephrol 10:19. 2009
    ..There has not been a comprehensive, multi-centre study of streptococcal peritonitis in patients on peritoneal dialysis (PD) to date...
  8. pmc Oxpentifylline versus placebo in the treatment of erythropoietin-resistant anaemia: a randomized controlled trial
    David Wayne Johnson
    Australian Kidney Trials Network, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Nephrol 9:8. 2008
    ..The main hypothesis of this study is that Oxpentifylline administration will effectively treat erythropoietin- or darbepoietin-resistant anaemia in chronic kidney disease patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Recurrence of IgA nephropathy among renal allograft recipients from living donors is greater among those with zero HLA mismatches
    Stephen P McDonald
    ANZDATA Registry, Adelaide, Australia
    Transplantation 82:759-62. 2006
    ..Risk factors contributing to recurrence of IgA nephropathy (IgAN) after transplantation are unclear. Some (but not all) series have suggested greater degrees of human leukocyte antigen (HLA) matching play a role...
  10. ncbi request reprint Kidney transplant rejection in Australia and New Zealand: relationships between rejection and graft outcome
    S McDonald
    ANZDATA Registry, Adelaide, Australia
    Am J Transplant 7:1201-8. 2007
    ..The reduced rates of rejection have not been associated with improved graft survival...
  11. pmc Relationship between dialysis modality and mortality
    Stephen P McDonald
    Renal Unit, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, 28 Woodville Road, Woodville South SA 5011, Australia
    J Am Soc Nephrol 20:155-63. 2009
    ..Treatment with PD may be advantageous initially but may be associated with higher mortality after 12 mo...
  12. ncbi request reprint Incidence and treatment of ESRD among indigenous peoples of Australasia
    S McDonald
    ANZDATA Registry, Adelaide, Australia
    Clin Nephrol 74:S28-31. 2010
    ..The majority of this is driven by diabetic nephropathy. Both groups have lesser utilization of transplantation as a renal replacement therapy than non-indigenous comparators, and lesser utilization of home dialysis modalities...
  13. doi request reprint Morbidity burden of end-stage kidney disease in Australia: hospital separation rates among people receiving kidney replacement therapy
    Stephen P McDonald
    Renal Unit, Central Northern Adelaide Renal and Transplantation Service, Adelaide, South Australia
    Nephrology (Carlton) 16:758-66. 2011
    ..We examined these rates among Australians receiving KRT...
  14. ncbi request reprint Homocysteine, renal disease and cardiovascular disease in a remote Australian Aboriginal community
    S McDonald
    Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin, Northen Territory, Australia
    Intern Med J 35:289-94. 2005
    ..Nutritional problems, in particular low folate levels, are also common. This suggests that increased homocysteine concentrations might be widespread, and a possible contributor to the high rates of cardiovascular disease...
  15. ncbi request reprint Interfaces between cardiovascular and kidney disease among Aboriginal Australians
    Stephen P McDonald
    ANZDATA Registry, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, SA 5011, Australia
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 12:39-48. 2005
    ..Many of these factors are beyond the control of the individual or even community; addressing these issues a broader focus and biopsychosocial model...
  16. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing reported rates of treated end-stage renal disease
    Stephen McDonald
    Australia and New Zealand Dialysis and Transplant Registry, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, SA 5011, Australia
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 12:32-8. 2005
    ..Although a major contribution comes from increasing disease prevalence, understanding the implications of this increase requires comprehension of a number of other factors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Associations between use of cyclosporine-sparing agents and outcome in kidney transplant recipients
    Stephen P McDonald
    ANZDATA Registry, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Kidney Int 61:2259-65. 2002
    ..Use of cyclosporine-sparing agents (CsSpA) is routinely recorded by the Australia & New Zealand Dialysis and Transplant (ANZDATA) Registry, and we used these data to examine the associations between CsSpA use and outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Survival of recipients of cadaveric kidney transplants compared with those receiving dialysis treatment in Australia and New Zealand, 1991-2001
    Stephen P McDonald
    ANZDATA Registry, Adelaide, Australia
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 17:2212-9. 2002
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  19. ncbi request reprint ESRD in Australia and New Zealand at the end of the millennium: a report from the ANZDATA registry
    Stephen P McDonald
    Australia and New Zealand Dialysis and Transplant Registry, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Am J Kidney Dis 40:1122-31. 2002
    ..The manner of addressing this challenge varies around the world as seen in different patterns of RRT. We present here a summary of the incidence and prevalence of treated ESRD in Australia and New Zealand in 2000...
  20. ncbi request reprint Obesity is associated with worse peritoneal dialysis outcomes in the Australia and New Zealand patient populations
    Stephen P McDonald
    Australia and New Zealand Dialysis and Transplant Registry, Adelaide, Australia
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:2894-901. 2003
    ..Such patients should be closely monitored during PD and should be considered for early transfer to an alternative renal replacement therapy if difficulties are experienced...
  21. ncbi request reprint Validation of self-reported cigarette smoking in a remote Australian Aboriginal community
    Stephen P McDonald
    Menzies School of Health Research, Northern Territory Clinical School, Flinders University of South Australia, Northern Territory
    Aust N Z J Public Health 27:57-60. 2003
    ..To examine the relationship between self-reported tobacco smoking and urinary cotinine concentrations in the setting of a remote Aboriginal community...
  22. ncbi request reprint Current incidence, treatment patterns and outcome of end-stage renal disease among indigenous groups in Australia and New Zealand
    Stephen P McDonald
    ANZDATA Registry, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Nephrology (Carlton) 8:42-8. 2003
    ..Tackling this problem will involve a spectrum of people and approaches, from tertiary care providers and RRT to local staff and preventative programs...
  23. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival of children with end-stage renal disease
    Stephen P McDonald
    Australia and New Zealand Dialysis and Transplant ANZDATA Registry, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
    N Engl J Med 350:2654-62. 2004
    ..Although renal-replacement therapy for children with end-stage renal disease has been used for several decades, data on patients' long-term survival are sparse...
  24. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein, cardiovascular risk, and renal disease in a remote Australian Aboriginal community
    Stephen McDonald
    Menzies School of Health Research, Casuarina, Northern Territory 0810, Australia
    Clin Sci (Lond) 106:121-8. 2004
    ..This suggests that a strong focus on prevention and management of infections will be important in reducing these conditions, in addition to interventions directed at more traditional risk factors...
  25. doi request reprint Steroids and recurrent IgA nephropathy after kidney transplantation
    P Clayton
    Australia and New Zealand Dialysis and Transplant Registry, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Australia
    Am J Transplant 11:1645-9. 2011
    ..50, 95% CI 0.30-0.84). These results suggest that the risk of graft loss from recurrent disease should be considered when tailoring immunosuppression for patients with IgAN...
  26. ncbi request reprint Randomized cross-over comparison of intravenous and subcutaneous darbepoetin dosing efficiency in haemodialysis patients
    Matthew J Cervelli
    Renal Unit and Pharmacy Department, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Health Service, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Nephrology (Carlton) 10:129-35. 2005
    ..c. and i.v. dosing equivalence, however, no blinded cross-over randomized studies of s.c. and i.v. dose efficiency or intra-patient variability in response have been published...
  27. pmc Pregnancy and maternal outcomes among kidney transplant recipients
    Vicki Levidiotis
    Australian and New Zealand Dialysis and Transplant ANZDATA Registry, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Am Soc Nephrol 20:2433-40. 2009
    ..Maternal complications included preeclampsia in 27% and gestational diabetes in 1%. Taken together, these data confirm that a live birth in women with a functioning graft does not have an adverse impact on graft and patient survival...
  28. ncbi request reprint Renal disease, the metabolic syndrome, and cardiovascular disease
    Wendy E Hoy
    Centre for Chronic Disease, Discipline of Medicine, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Herston 4029, Australia
    Ethn Dis 16:S2-46-51. 2006
    ..To describe the association between renal disease and other features of the metabolic syndrome and its derivative illnesses among Australian Aborigines in remote settings...
  29. ncbi request reprint Implementing iron management clinical practice guidelines in patients with chronic kidney disease having dialysis
    Michelle J Irving
    Centre for Kidney Research, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 185:310-4. 2006
    ..To evaluate the outcomes of and barriers to implementing standard guidelines (Caring for Australasians with renal impairment [CARI]), using iron management in patients having dialysis as an example...
  30. ncbi request reprint Lean body mass-adjusted Cockcroft and Gault formula improves the estimation of glomerular filtration rate in subjects with normal-range serum creatinine
    Wai H Lim
    Renal Unit, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, South Australia, Australia
    Nephrology (Carlton) 11:250-6. 2006
    ..g. inulin clearances), but is inconvenient. The aim of the present study was to determine whether serum creatinine-based prediction formulae adjusted for lean body mass (LBM) could improve the accuracy of GFR estimation in these subjects...
  31. ncbi request reprint Differentiating tonsillitis from glandular fever: is the lymphocyte white blood cell count ratio any help?
    Emma Louise Smale
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:952; author reply 952. 2007
  32. ncbi request reprint Gastric bypass surgery: a survey of primary care physicians
    Randy A Sansone
    Department of Psychiatry, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH, USA
    Eat Disord 15:145-52. 2007
    ..However, there was a significant gender difference, with female physicians being less supportive than male physicians. We discuss the implications of these results...