Elizabeth Daher

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. pmc Acute kidney injury after trauma: Prevalence, clinical characteristics and RIFLE classification
    Krasnalhia Lívia S de Abreu
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Walter Cantidio University Hospital, Ceara, Brazil
    Indian J Crit Care Med 14:121-8. 2010
  2. pmc Evaluation of renal function in sickle cell disease patients in Brazil
    G B Silva Júnior
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Ciências Médicas, Departamento de Medicina Clinica, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, CE, Brasil
    Braz J Med Biol Res 45:652-5. 2012
  3. pmc Delayed diagnosis of pheochromocytoma associated with chronic kidney disease
    G H Fernandes
    Divisions of Nephrology and Cardiology, Hospital Universitario Walter Cantidio, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Indian J Nephrol 20:166-7. 2010
  4. pmc Tuberculosis-associated chronic kidney disease
    Jobson Lopes de Oliveira
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:843-4. 2011
  5. pmc Renal function evaluation in patients with American cutaneous leishmaniasis after specific treatment with pentavalent antimonial
    Rodrigo A Oliveira
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Campus Cariri, Rua Divino Salvador, Centro, Barbalha, Ceara, Brazil
    BMC Nephrol 13:44. 2012
  6. pmc Renal tuberculosis in the modern era
    Elizabeth De Francesco Daher
    Department of Internal Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:54-64. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Leptospirosis-associated acute kidney injury: penicillin at the late stage is still controversial
    E F Daher
    Post Graduation Program in Medical Sciences, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    J Clin Pharm Ther 37:420-5. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Renal function improvement with pentavalent antimonial agents in patients with visceral leishmaniasis
    Elizabeth F Daher
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Brazil
    Am J Nephrol 33:332-6. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical presentation of leptospirosis: a retrospective study of 201 patients in a metropolitan city of Brazil
    Elizabeth F Daher
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Hospital Universitario Walter Cantidio, Universidade Federal do Ceará UFC Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Braz J Infect Dis 14:3-10. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Clinical and epidemiological features of visceral leishmaniasis and HIV co-infection in fifteen patients from Brazil
    E F Daher
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Hospital Universitario Walter Cantidio, Universidade Federal do Ceará Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    J Parasitol 95:652-5. 2009

Collaborators

  • Rodrigo A Oliveira
  • Geraldo Bezerra da Silva Júnior
  • G B Silva Júnior
  • Alexandre Braga Libório
  • Geraldo B Silva Junior
  • A B Libório
  • Jobson Lopes de Oliveira
  • Krasnalhia Lívia S de Abreu
  • G H Fernandes
  • Samuel de Paula Miranda
  • C M B E Costa
  • A X Couto Bem
  • A L M O Guedes
  • Renan M Montenegro
  • J H Souza
  • R Costa
  • Ivna Aguiar Porto
  • A C Figueiredo Filho
  • A S Lopes Filho
  • Renan M Montenegro Junior
  • A P F Vieira
  • José Italo Soares Mota
  • Manoel R A Martins
  • Patrícia R L Figueiredo
  • Sônia M H A Araújo
  • Fernanda M Melo
  • Sônia L Silva
  • Natália A Rocha
  • Adller G C Barreto
  • Bárbara B Oliveira
  • C R M Sobrinho
  • Rosa M S Mota
  • P L M M Albuquerque
  • J H P Garcia
  • Rafael Nogueira de Macedo
  • Francisco Albano Menezes
  • Rosa Maria Salani Mota

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. pmc Acute kidney injury after trauma: Prevalence, clinical characteristics and RIFLE classification
    Krasnalhia Lívia S de Abreu
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Walter Cantidio University Hospital, Ceara, Brazil
    Indian J Crit Care Med 14:121-8. 2010
    ..Acute kidney injury (AKI) is an uncommon but serious complication after trauma. The objective of this study was to evaluate the prevalence, clinical characteristics and outcome of AKI after trauma...
  2. pmc Evaluation of renal function in sickle cell disease patients in Brazil
    G B Silva Júnior
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Ciências Médicas, Departamento de Medicina Clinica, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, CE, Brasil
    Braz J Med Biol Res 45:652-5. 2012
    ..5% of the patients, and there was no significant difference regarding renal function between the two groups. Further studies are required to establish the best therapeutic approach to renal abnormalities in SCD...
  3. pmc Delayed diagnosis of pheochromocytoma associated with chronic kidney disease
    G H Fernandes
    Divisions of Nephrology and Cardiology, Hospital Universitario Walter Cantidio, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Indian J Nephrol 20:166-7. 2010
    ..The dalayed diagnosis of pheochromocytoma in the present case has contributed to the development of CKD...
  4. pmc Tuberculosis-associated chronic kidney disease
    Jobson Lopes de Oliveira
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:843-4. 2011
    ..This case illustrates a case of chronic kidney disease secondary to TB in a young, otherwise healthy man...
  5. pmc Renal function evaluation in patients with American cutaneous leishmaniasis after specific treatment with pentavalent antimonial
    Rodrigo A Oliveira
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Campus Cariri, Rua Divino Salvador, Centro, Barbalha, Ceara, Brazil
    BMC Nephrol 13:44. 2012
    ..Renal evaluation studies are rare in American Cutaneous Leishmaniasis (ACL). The aim of this study is to investigate whether specific treatment reverts ACL-associated renal dysfunction...
  6. pmc Renal tuberculosis in the modern era
    Elizabeth De Francesco Daher
    Department of Internal Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:54-64. 2013
    ..Awareness of renal TB is urgently needed by physicians for suspecting this disease in patients with unexplained urinary tract abnormalities, mainly in those with any immunosuppression and those coming from TB-endemic areas...
  7. doi request reprint Leptospirosis-associated acute kidney injury: penicillin at the late stage is still controversial
    E F Daher
    Post Graduation Program in Medical Sciences, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    J Clin Pharm Ther 37:420-5. 2012
    ..The use of penicillins at the late stage of leptospirosis is still controversial. We aimed to evaluate the use of penicillin in patients with leptospirosis-associated acute kidney injury (AKI)...
  8. doi request reprint Renal function improvement with pentavalent antimonial agents in patients with visceral leishmaniasis
    Elizabeth F Daher
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Brazil
    Am J Nephrol 33:332-6. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate tubular and glomerular function after visceral leishmaniasis (VL) treatment with pentavalent antimonials...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical presentation of leptospirosis: a retrospective study of 201 patients in a metropolitan city of Brazil
    Elizabeth F Daher
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Hospital Universitario Walter Cantidio, Universidade Federal do Ceará UFC Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Braz J Infect Dis 14:3-10. 2010
    ..leptospirosis is a zoonosis of worldwide importance. The disease is endemic in Brazil. This study was conducted to describe the clinical and laboratory presentation of leptospirosis in a metropolitan city of Brazil...
  10. doi request reprint Clinical and epidemiological features of visceral leishmaniasis and HIV co-infection in fifteen patients from Brazil
    E F Daher
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Hospital Universitario Walter Cantidio, Universidade Federal do Ceará Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    J Parasitol 95:652-5. 2009
    ..Treatment should be done with pentavalent antimonials or amphotericin B in the case of relapse. Although there is no consensus, secondary prophylaxis should be considered in severe cases...
  11. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury due to anabolic steroid and vitamin supplement abuse: report of two cases and a literature review
    Elizabeth F Daher
    Division of Nephrology, Hospital Geral de Fortaleza, Secretaria da Saúde do Estado do Ceará, Fortaleza, CE, Brazil
    Int Urol Nephrol 41:717-23. 2009
    ..Acute kidney injury (AKI) is not frequently described. The purpose of this study is to report two cases of AKI associated with anabolic steroid and vitamin supplement abuse...
  12. ncbi request reprint Leptospirosis-associated acute kidney injury
    Elizabeth De Francesco Daher
    Discipline of Nephrology of the Medical School of the Federal University of Ceará
    J Bras Nefrol 32:400-7. 2010
    ..Mortality in leptospirosis-associated AKI is around 22%...
  13. doi request reprint Predictors of oliguric acute kidney injury in leptospirosis. A retrospective study on 196 consecutive patients
    Elizabeth F Daher
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Brazil
    Nephron Clin Pract 112:c25-30. 2009
    ..Acute kidney injury (AKI) occurs in 10 to 60% of patients with leptospirosis. The aim of this study is to investigate markers for oliguric AKI in leptospirosis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Acute kidney injury due to rhabdomyolysis-associated gangrenous myositis
    Elizabeth F Daher
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Faculdade de Medicina, Hospital Universitario Walter Cantidio, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Acta Biomed 79:246-50. 2008
    ..He was discharged from the ICU after 38 days, still with leg pain. Acute kidney injury due to rhabdomyolysis should be considered as a possible complication of gangrenous myositis...
  15. doi request reprint Metabolic acidosis in AIDS patients
    Elizabeth F Daher
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Universitario Walter Cantidio, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, Brazil
    Arch Med Res 40:109-13. 2009
    ..Metabolic acidosis (MA) is a frequent and serious complication in HIV-infected patients. The aim of the study is to compare patients with and without MA associated with HIV...
  16. ncbi request reprint Clinical presentation and renal evaluation of human visceral leishmaniasis (kala-azar): a retrospective study of 57 patients in Brazil
    Elizabeth F Daher
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, CE, Brazil
    Braz J Infect Dis 12:329-32. 2008
    ..3mg/dL group. Renal dysfunction is an important feature of this disease; it is associated with important morbidity and can increase mortality...
  17. ncbi request reprint Berardinelli syndrome. A case report with fatal outcome
    Elizabeth Daher
    Division of Genetics, Hospital Universitario Walter Cantidio, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, CE, Brazil
    Invest Clin 49:251-5. 2008
    ..Considering the rarity of this syndrome it is important to describe the clinical presentation and evolution of this patient with Berardinelli Syndrome, which developed renal dysfunction and had a fatal outcome...
  18. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury in an infectious disease intensive care unit - an assessment of prognostic factors
    Elizabeth F Daher
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculdade de Medicina, Hospital Universitario Walter Cantidio, Unversidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Swiss Med Wkly 138:128-33. 2008
    ..Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a common complication in many infectious diseases. There are few studies to investigate risk factors for death in infectious diseases-associated AKI...
  19. ncbi request reprint Clinical and laboratory features of disseminated histoplasmosis in HIV patients from Brazil
    Elizabeth F Daher
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Trop Med Int Health 12:1108-15. 2007
    ..To identify the main clinical and laboratory features of disseminated histoplasmosis (DH) in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) patients and compare them with those of HIV patients with other opportunistic diseases...
  20. ncbi request reprint End-stage renal disease due to delayed diagnosis of renal tuberculosis: a fatal case report
    Elizabeth De Francesco Daher
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medicine School, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, CE, Brazil
    Braz J Infect Dis 11:169-71. 2007
    ..The patient had ESRD due to secondary uropathy to prolonged tuberculosis of urinary tract that was caused by delayed clinical and laboratorial diagnosis, and probably also due to inadequate antituberculous drugs administration...
  21. doi request reprint Renal dysfunction in leprosy: a historical cohort of 923 patients in Brazil
    Elizabeth F Daher
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Walter Cantidio University Hospital, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Trop Doct 41:148-50. 2011
    ..5, P = 0.02) and advanced age (OR = 1.04, P = 0.01). Four patients (0.4%) died. Leprosy is associated with renal dysfunction, especially in older patients and those presenting with reaction episode and multibacillary classification...
  22. doi request reprint Urinary calcium excretion and insulin resistance in patients with acromegaly
    Alexandre Braga Libório
    Division of Nephrology, Hospital Geral de Fortaleza, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Int Urol Nephrol 44:1473-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether urinary calcium (U(Ca)) excretion is a direct consequence of growth hormone secretion or secondary to hyperfiltration and/or insulin resistance...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Cardio-renal syndrome: pathophysiology and treatment]
    Samuel de Paula Miranda
    Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, Brasil
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 55:89-94. 2009
    ..The present review evaluates the inter-relations between anemia, heart failure and renal disease, which were recently included in the so-called cardio-renal anemia syndrome...
  24. ncbi request reprint Erythema induratum of Bazin and renal tuberculosis: report of an association
    Elizabeth De Francesco Daher
    Serviços de Dermatologia e Nefrologia, Hospital Universitario Walter Cantidio, Departamento de Medicina Clinica, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, CE, Brazil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 46:295-8. 2004
    ..This case illustrates a clear association between erythema induratum and renal tuberculosis, demonstrated by the remission of the cutaneous lesions after the treatment of the renal tuberculosis...
  25. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for death among critically ill patients with acute renal failure
    Geraldo Bezerra da Silva Júnior
    Intensive Care Unit of Hospital Universitário Walter Cantídio, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Rua Mário Alencar Araripe 61, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 124:257-63. 2006
    ..Acute renal failure is a common medical problem, with a high mortality rate. The aim of this work was to investigate the risk factors for death among critically ill patients with acute renal failure...
  26. ncbi request reprint Renal involvement in human rabies: clinical manifestations and autopsy findings of nine cases from northeast of Brazil
    Elizabeth De Francesco Daher
    Hospital Universitario Walter Cantidio, Departamento de Medicina Clinica, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, Brasil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 47:315-20. 2005
    ..Histopathologic findings are nonspecific, so hemodynamic instability, caused by autonomic dysfunction, hydrophobia and dehydration must be responsible for acute renal failure in rabies...
  27. ncbi request reprint Rhabdomyolysis and acute renal failure after strenuous exercise and alcohol abuse: case report and literature review
    Elizabeth De Francesco Daher
    Hospital Geral de Fortaleza, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 123:33-7. 2005
    ..Acute renal failure due to rhabdomyolysis has been widely described and its main pathophysiological mechanisms are renal vasoconstriction, intraluminal cast formation and direct myoglobin toxicity...
  28. ncbi request reprint Pattern of renal function recovery after leptospirosis acute renal failure
    Elizabeth De Francesco Daher
    Hospital Walter Cantídio, School of Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, CE, Brazil
    Nephron Clin Pract 98:c8-14. 2004
    ..The objective of the present study was to verify how and when renal function recovery occurs after leptospirosis ARF. Patients and..
  29. ncbi request reprint Acute renal failure after massive honeybee stings
    Elizabeth De Francesco Daher
    Hospital Universitario Walter Cantidio, Departamento de Medicina Clinica, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Hospital Geral de Fortaleza, Servico de Nefrologia, Secretaria de Saúde do Estado do Ceará, Brasil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 45:45-50. 2003
    ..In conclusion, acute renal failure after bee stings is probably due to pigment nephropathy associated with hypovolemia. Early recognition of this syndrome is crucial to the successful management of these patients...