L Weekers

Summary

Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc Urinary and dietary sodium and potassium associated with blood pressure control in treated hypertensive kidney transplant recipients: an observational study
    Annie Saint-Remy
    Nephrology Hypertension Unit, University Hospital of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    BMC Nephrol 13:121. 2012
  2. doi request reprint What's new in renal and pancreatic transplantation in 2011?
    L Weekers
    Service of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Liege, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 44:2784-6. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint [Prevention of diabetic nephropathy: from microalbuminuria to end-stage renal insufficiency]
    L Weekers
    Service de Néphrologie et de Diabétologie, Nutrition et Maladies Metaboliques, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege
    Rev Med Liege 58:297-306. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint [Diabetic nephropathy]
    L Weekers
    Service de Nephrologie, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege
    Rev Med Liege 60:479-86. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Evolution of native kidney function after pancreas transplantation alone
    H Le Dinh
    Department of Abdominal Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital, Liege, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 44:2829-33. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint [Arterial pulse pressure in relation to the duration of type 1 diabetes: a cross-sectional controlled study]
    J C Philips
    Service de Diabetologie, Nutrition et Maladies Metaboliques, Departement de Medecine, CHU Sart Tilman, Universite de Liege, Belgique
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 99:683-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint [Hypertension and diabetes]
    J M Krzesinski
    Service de Nephrologie, CHU Sart Tilman
    Rev Med Liege 60:572-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint [Differences in glycemic balance (but not weight) correlate positively with changes in absolute cardiovascular risk in diabetic patients]
    S Hadjadj
    , Centre Hospitalier Universitaire d'Angers
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 93:1033-6. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint [Clinical study of the month. Nephroprotective role of angiotensin II receptor antagonists in type 2 diabetes: results of the IDNT and RENAAL trials]
    L Weekers
    , CHU Sart-Tilman
    Rev Med Liege 56:723-6. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint [Clinical study of the month. The CALM study assessing the combination of an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor and an angiotensin II receptor antagonist in the treatment of diabetic nephropathy]
    J C Philips
    , CHU Sart Tilman,
    Rev Med Liege 56:126-8. 2001

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Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Urinary and dietary sodium and potassium associated with blood pressure control in treated hypertensive kidney transplant recipients: an observational study
    Annie Saint-Remy
    Nephrology Hypertension Unit, University Hospital of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    BMC Nephrol 13:121. 2012
    ..Using an agreement between office and home BP, the present study investigated the relations between the BP control in Kt recipients and their urinary excretion and dietary consumption of sodium and potassium...
  2. doi request reprint What's new in renal and pancreatic transplantation in 2011?
    L Weekers
    Service of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Liege, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 44:2784-6. 2012
    ..The main information drawn from these papers is summarized in this brief review...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Prevention of diabetic nephropathy: from microalbuminuria to end-stage renal insufficiency]
    L Weekers
    Service de Néphrologie et de Diabétologie, Nutrition et Maladies Metaboliques, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege
    Rev Med Liege 58:297-306. 2003
    ..We briefly discuss the results of the main studies that have led to those conclusions...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Diabetic nephropathy]
    L Weekers
    Service de Nephrologie, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege
    Rev Med Liege 60:479-86. 2005
    ..Among individuals with type 2 diabetes, kidney disease is often multifactorial. This paper reviews recent developments in the pathophysiology, epidemiology and treatment of diabetic nephropathy...
  5. doi request reprint Evolution of native kidney function after pancreas transplantation alone
    H Le Dinh
    Department of Abdominal Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital, Liege, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 44:2829-33. 2012
    ..This study investigated changes in kidney function over time among a cohort of patients undergoing pancreas transplantation alone (PTA) from January 2002 to December 2011...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Arterial pulse pressure in relation to the duration of type 1 diabetes: a cross-sectional controlled study]
    J C Philips
    Service de Diabetologie, Nutrition et Maladies Metaboliques, Departement de Medecine, CHU Sart Tilman, Universite de Liege, Belgique
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 99:683-6. 2006
    ..The role of such PP rise in the increased cardiovascular risk of patients with type 1 diabetes, although suspected in the recent EURODIAB Prospective Complications Study, deserves further investigation...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Hypertension and diabetes]
    J M Krzesinski
    Service de Nephrologie, CHU Sart Tilman
    Rev Med Liege 60:572-7. 2005
    ..A frequent evaluation of the cardiovascular risk is required together with research of renal dysfunction or microproteinuria...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Differences in glycemic balance (but not weight) correlate positively with changes in absolute cardiovascular risk in diabetic patients]
    S Hadjadj
    , Centre Hospitalier Universitaire d'Angers
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 93:1033-6. 2000
    ..008 and Rho = 0.019; NS, respectively). These results suggest that, in diabetic patients, changes in glycaemic control affect their CRP by an effect on total cholesterol, but the changes in body weight do not affect their CRP...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Clinical study of the month. Nephroprotective role of angiotensin II receptor antagonists in type 2 diabetes: results of the IDNT and RENAAL trials]
    L Weekers
    , CHU Sart-Tilman
    Rev Med Liege 56:723-6. 2001
    ..This effect goes beyond the reduction in blood pressure and makes of ARA's one of the important tools in the treatment of type 2 diabetic nephropathy...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Clinical study of the month. The CALM study assessing the combination of an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor and an angiotensin II receptor antagonist in the treatment of diabetic nephropathy]
    J C Philips
    , CHU Sart Tilman,
    Rev Med Liege 56:126-8. 2001
    ..No comparison is made between this "new" association and the more frequently used biotherapy (i.e. ACE-I plus thiazidic diuretic) and therefore its usefulness in regular practice is still to be determined...