Denis F Geary

Summary

Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Home nocturnal hemodialysis in children
    Denis F Geary
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 147:383-7. 2005
  2. ncbi Development of a nocturnal home hemodialysis (NHHD) program for children
    Denis F Geary
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
    Semin Dial 17:115-7. 2004
  3. ncbi Darbepoetin alfa (Aranesp) in children with chronic renal failure
    Denis F Geary
    Division of Nephrology, and Department of Population Health Sciences, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Kidney Int 68:1759-65. 2005
  4. ncbi Calcium and phosphate balance in adolescents on home nocturnal haemodialysis
    Daljit K Hothi
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:835-41. 2006
  5. doi Platelet-associated complement factor H in healthy persons and patients with atypical HUS
    Christoph Licht
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Nephrology, Program in Cell Biology, The Hospital for Sick Children, and University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Blood 114:4538-45. 2009
  6. doi Attitudes of caregivers to management of end-stage renal disease in infants
    Jun Chuan Teh
    Division of Nephrology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Perit Dial Int 31:459-65. 2011
  7. ncbi Short-term effects of nocturnal haemodialysis on carnitine metabolism
    Daljit K Hothi
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:2637-41. 2006
  8. doi Evaluating methods for improving ultrafiltration in pediatric hemodialysis
    Daljit K Hothi
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:631-8. 2008
  9. ncbi The use of darbepoetin in infants with chronic renal impairment
    Anne M Durkan
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, M5G IX8, Toronto, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:694-7. 2006
  10. pmc Anemia in children with chronic kidney disease
    Susan M Koshy
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, M5G 1X8, Toronto, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:209-19. 2008

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi Home nocturnal hemodialysis in children
    Denis F Geary
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 147:383-7. 2005
    ..To describe the effect of home nocturnal hemodialysis (NHD) in North American children...
  2. ncbi Development of a nocturnal home hemodialysis (NHHD) program for children
    Denis F Geary
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
    Semin Dial 17:115-7. 2004
    ..The steps involved in the development of this program are outlined. The experience of Simonsen (4), that NHHD is feasible and provides excellent dialysis for children, is confirmed...
  3. ncbi Darbepoetin alfa (Aranesp) in children with chronic renal failure
    Denis F Geary
    Division of Nephrology, and Department of Population Health Sciences, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Kidney Int 68:1759-65. 2005
    ..Darbepoetin alfa use has been reported in 7 children with chronic renal failure (CRF). Our objective was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of darbepoetin and determine a therapeutic dose in a larger sample of children with CRF...
  4. ncbi Calcium and phosphate balance in adolescents on home nocturnal haemodialysis
    Daljit K Hothi
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:835-41. 2006
    ....
  5. doi Platelet-associated complement factor H in healthy persons and patients with atypical HUS
    Christoph Licht
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Nephrology, Program in Cell Biology, The Hospital for Sick Children, and University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Blood 114:4538-45. 2009
    ..This CFH-dependent response did not involve P-selectin mobilization, indicating a complement-induced platelet response distinct from alpha-granule secretion...
  6. doi Attitudes of caregivers to management of end-stage renal disease in infants
    Jun Chuan Teh
    Division of Nephrology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Perit Dial Int 31:459-65. 2011
    ..To characterize the attitudes of pediatric nephrologists caring for infants with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) compared with attitudes from a survey published in 1998. Nephrology nurses and social workers were included...
  7. ncbi Short-term effects of nocturnal haemodialysis on carnitine metabolism
    Daljit K Hothi
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:2637-41. 2006
    ..Conversely, as a consequence of increased dialysis dose, NHD may have the potential to aggravate plasma nutrient deficiencies. Our objective was to determine the effects of NHD on plasma free-carnitine levels and carnitine metabolism...
  8. doi Evaluating methods for improving ultrafiltration in pediatric hemodialysis
    Daljit K Hothi
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:631-8. 2008
    ..Despite this, the desired dry weight was not achieved in 66% of our treatments. No clear benefit was seen with UF profiles...
  9. ncbi The use of darbepoetin in infants with chronic renal impairment
    Anne M Durkan
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, M5G IX8, Toronto, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:694-7. 2006
    ..In conclusion, darbepoetin can be successfully administered to infants with chronic renal insufficiency, but the dose needs to be tailored to each individual. Administration would be facilitated by smaller unidose syringes...
  10. pmc Anemia in children with chronic kidney disease
    Susan M Koshy
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, M5G 1X8, Toronto, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:209-19. 2008
    ..Pediatric nephrologists are encouraged to use current clinical practice guidelines and best evidence in conjunction with their clinical experience to optimally manage patients with anemia...
  11. doi Bolus fluid therapy and sodium homeostasis in paediatric gastroenteritis
    Stephen B Freedman
    Sections of Emergency Medicine and Gastroenterology, Department of Paediatrics, Alberta Children s Hospital, Alberta, Canada
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:215-22. 2013
    ..The study aims to assess the risk of developing hyponatraemia when large-volume bolus fluid rehydration therapy is administered...
  12. pmc Intensive hemodialysis associates with improved survival compared with conventional hemodialysis
    Gihad E Nesrallah
    Division of Nephrology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Soc Nephrol 23:696-705. 2012
    ..In conclusion, there is a strong association between intensive home hemodialysis and improved survival, but whether this relationship is causal remains unknown...
  13. ncbi Quality of life in children with chronic kidney disease-patient and caregiver assessments
    Ann Marie McKenna
    Division of Nephrology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto M5G 1X8, ON, Canada
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:1899-905. 2006
    ..Our objective was to compare health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in children with different stages of CKD to each other and to a control population...
  14. doi Body size in children with chronic kidney disease after gastrostomy tube feeding
    Julianna L Sienna
    Division of Nephrology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 25:2115-21. 2010
    ....
  15. ncbi Outcome of isolated antenatal hydronephrosis
    Adam M Cheng
    Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:38-40. 2004
    ..To define the clinical outcome in isolated antenatal hydronephrosis (ANH), defined as pelviectasis without vesicoureteral reflux or urinary tract obstruction...
  16. ncbi A prospective cohort study of incident maintenance dialysis in children: an NAPRTC study
    Mary B Leonard
    Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Kidney Int 63:744-55. 2003
    ..This study evaluated dialysis characteristics, complications, practices, and outcomes in an incident pediatric cohort...
  17. ncbi Central venous lines for chronic hemodialysis: survey of the Midwest Pediatric Nephrology Consortium
    Rudolph P Valentini
    Division of Nephrology, The Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Michigan, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:291-5. 2008
    ..As treatment strategies varied greatly, future prospective studies are needed to determine the effectiveness of each individual therapy...