A Y Wang

Summary

Affiliation: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi Coexistence of Kaposi's sarcoma and tuberculosis in a renal transplant recipient
    A Y Wang
    Department of Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Transplantation 66:115-8. 1998
  2. ncbi Association of inflammation and malnutrition with cardiac valve calcification in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients
    A Y Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Center for Nutritional Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin N T, Hong Kong
    J Am Soc Nephrol 12:1927-36. 2001
  3. ncbi Independent effects of residual renal function and dialysis adequacy on actual dietary protein, calorie, and other nutrient intake in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    A Y Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Center for Nutritional Studies, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    J Am Soc Nephrol 12:2450-7. 2001
  4. ncbi Important differentiation of factors that predict outcome in peritoneal dialysis patients with different degrees of residual renal function
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin NT, Hong Kong
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:396-403. 2005
  5. ncbi Effects of losartan or enalapril on hemoglobin, circulating erythropoietin, and insulin-like growth factor-1 in patients with and without posttransplant erythrocytosis
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine, Center of Clinical Trials and Epidemiological Research, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    Am J Kidney Dis 39:600-8. 2002
  6. ncbi Hyperphosphatemia in Chinese peritoneal dialysis patients with and without residual kidney function: what are the implications?
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Am J Kidney Dis 43:712-20. 2004
  7. ncbi A novel association between residual renal function and left ventricular hypertrophy in peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, China
    Kidney Int 62:639-47. 2002
  8. ncbi Cardiac hypertrophy and remodeling in relation to ACE and angiotensinogen genes genotypes in Chinese dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Kidney Int 63:1899-907. 2003
  9. ncbi Independent effects of residual renal function and dialysis adequacy on dietary micronutrient intakes in patients receiving continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Center for Nutritional Studies, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:569-76. 2002
  10. ncbi Cardiac valve calcification as an important predictor for all-cause mortality and cardiovascular mortality in long-term peritoneal dialysis patients: a prospective study
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:159-68. 2003

Detail Information

Publications52

  1. ncbi Coexistence of Kaposi's sarcoma and tuberculosis in a renal transplant recipient
    A Y Wang
    Department of Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Transplantation 66:115-8. 1998
    ..We describe a case of Kaposi's sarcoma that developed in a renal transplant recipient as early as 5 months after the transplant...
  2. ncbi Association of inflammation and malnutrition with cardiac valve calcification in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients
    A Y Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Center for Nutritional Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin N T, Hong Kong
    J Am Soc Nephrol 12:1927-36. 2001
    ..The data also indicate that VC and atherosclerosis should be considered as associated syndromes, sharing similar pathogenic mechanisms, namely active inflammation...
  3. ncbi Independent effects of residual renal function and dialysis adequacy on actual dietary protein, calorie, and other nutrient intake in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    A Y Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Center for Nutritional Studies, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    J Am Soc Nephrol 12:2450-7. 2001
    ..The study confirmed significant and independent effect of RRF, but not PD solute clearance, on actual DPI, DCI, and other nutrient intake in patients on CAPD...
  4. ncbi Important differentiation of factors that predict outcome in peritoneal dialysis patients with different degrees of residual renal function
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin NT, Hong Kong
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:396-403. 2005
    ..73 m2 vs those with complete anuria and differentiated factors that predict outcome in the two groups of patients...
  5. ncbi Effects of losartan or enalapril on hemoglobin, circulating erythropoietin, and insulin-like growth factor-1 in patients with and without posttransplant erythrocytosis
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine, Center of Clinical Trials and Epidemiological Research, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    Am J Kidney Dis 39:600-8. 2002
    ..Further large-scale study is needed to determine the exact interaction between the renin-angiotensin system and regulation of IGF-1 and EPO synthesis and define the exact mechanism by which losartan and enalapril reduce Hb levels...
  6. ncbi Hyperphosphatemia in Chinese peritoneal dialysis patients with and without residual kidney function: what are the implications?
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Am J Kidney Dis 43:712-20. 2004
    ..Hyperphosphatemia is an important predictor for mortality in hemodialysis patients. This study evaluated significant factors associated with hyperphosphatemia in peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients...
  7. ncbi A novel association between residual renal function and left ventricular hypertrophy in peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, China
    Kidney Int 62:639-47. 2002
    ..This study evaluated the association between residual renal function (RRF) and the severity of LVH in endstage renal failure (ESRF) patients undergoing long-term continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD)...
  8. ncbi Cardiac hypertrophy and remodeling in relation to ACE and angiotensinogen genes genotypes in Chinese dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Kidney Int 63:1899-907. 2003
    ..However, the extent to which these polymorphisms are related to LVH and remodeling in dialysis patients remains unknown...
  9. ncbi Independent effects of residual renal function and dialysis adequacy on dietary micronutrient intakes in patients receiving continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Center for Nutritional Studies, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:569-76. 2002
    ..Dialysis patients are at risk of vitamin and mineral deficiencies, not only because of losses during chronic hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis but also because of low intakes...
  10. ncbi Cardiac valve calcification as an important predictor for all-cause mortality and cardiovascular mortality in long-term peritoneal dialysis patients: a prospective study
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:159-68. 2003
    ..Valvular calcification by itself has similar prognostic importance as the presence of atherosclerotic vascular disease. Its coexistence with other atherosclerotic complications indicates more severe disease and has the worst outcome...
  11. ncbi Inflammation, residual kidney function, and cardiac hypertrophy are interrelated and combine adversely to enhance mortality and cardiovascular death risk of peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T Hong Kong
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:2186-94. 2004
    ..43 (P = 0.001) for all-cause mortality and cardiovascular mortality, respectively. In conclusion, inflammation, RRF, and LVH are interrelated and combine adversely to increase mortality and cardiovascular death risk of PD patients...
  12. ncbi Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibition for cardiac hypertrophy in patients with end-stage renal disease: what is the evidence?
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin New Territories, Hong Kong
    Nephrology (Carlton) 9:190-7. 2004
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  13. ncbi Resting energy expenditure and subsequent mortality risk in peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T Hong Kong
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:3134-43. 2004
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  14. ncbi Associations of serum fetuin-A with malnutrition, inflammation, atherosclerosis and valvular calcification syndrome and outcome in peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:1676-85. 2005
    ..However, its relationships with cardiac valvular calcification and atherosclerosis and outcome have not been evaluated in peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients...
  15. ncbi Circulating soluble vascular cell adhesion molecule 1: relationships with residual renal function, cardiac hypertrophy, and outcome of peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Am J Kidney Dis 45:715-29. 2005
    ..In this study, we examined circulating soluble VCAM-1 (sVCAM-1) in relation to different clinical and biochemical parameters, as well as mortality and cardiovascular events, in peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients...
  16. ncbi Factors predicting outcome of fungal peritonitis in peritoneal dialysis: analysis of a 9-year experience of fungal peritonitis in a single center
    A Y Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong
    Am J Kidney Dis 36:1183-92. 2000
    ..For peritonitis caused by species other than Candida, the choice of antifungal therapy needs to be individualized, based on fungal species and sensitivities...
  17. ncbi Cardiac valvular calcification as a marker of atherosclerosis and arterial calcification in end-stage renal disease
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Arch Intern Med 165:327-32. 2005
    ..We tested the hypothesis that valvular calcification is a marker of atherosclerosis in patients with ESRD...
  18. ncbi Is a single time point C-reactive protein predictive of outcome in peritoneal dialysis patients?
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Center for Nutritional Studies, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:1871-9. 2003
    ..43 to 7.13), and residual GFR (HR, 0.57; 95% CI, 0.38 to 0.86) were also independently predictive of cardiovascular mortality. In conclusion, a single, random hs-CRP level has significant and independent prognostic value in PD patients...
  19. ncbi Evaluation of handgrip strength as a nutritional marker and prognostic indicator in peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Center for Nutritional Studies, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:79-86. 2005
    ..Handgrip strength is a simple, easily performed bedside test that has been shown to correlate with lean body mass in patients close to inception of dialysis...
  20. ncbi Severe bone marrow failure associated with the use of alternating steroid with chlorambucil in lupus membranous nephropathy in Chinese
    A Y Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Lupus 10:295-8. 2001
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  21. ncbi Important factors other than dialysis adequacy associated with inadequate dietary protein and energy intakes in patients receiving maintenance peritoneal dialysis
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, New Territories, China
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:834-41. 2003
    ..Anorexia that results in inadequate nutrient intake is considered one of the most important causes of malnutrition in dialysis patients...
  22. ncbi Characterization of early IgA nephropathy
    F M Lai
    Departments of Anatomical and Cellular Pathology, Medicine and Therapeutics, and Chemical Pathology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong
    Am J Kidney Dis 36:703-8. 2000
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  23. ncbi Recurrent IgA nephropathy in renal transplant allografts
    A Y Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Center of Clinical Trial and Epidemiological Research, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Am J Kidney Dis 38:588-96. 2001
    ..The trend toward a greater risk for GD for living related compared with unrelated allografts in patients with IgA nephropathy needs to be confirmed with further prospective study...
  24. ncbi The role of lean body mass as a nutritional index in Chinese peritoneal dialysis patients--comparison of creatinine kinetics method and anthropometric method
    C C Szeto
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin
    Perit Dial Int 20:708-14. 2000
    ..To compare, in Chinese continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) patients, the creatinine kinetics method (LBM-CK) and the anthropometric method (LBM-AM) for determining lean body mass (LBM)...
  25. ncbi Impact of dialysis adequacy on the mortality and morbidity of anuric Chinese patients receiving continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    C C Szeto
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    J Am Soc Nephrol 12:355-60. 2001
    ..Dialysis adequacy has a significant impact on the clinical outcome of CAPD patients, and the beneficial effect is preserved in anuric patients as well as in an ethnic group that has a low overall mortality...
  26. ncbi Clinical course of peritonitis due to Pseudomonas species complicating peritoneal dialysis: a review of 104 cases
    C C Szeto
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Kidney Int 59:2309-15. 2001
    ..Peritonitis due to Pseudomonas species is a serious complication in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) patients. The clinical course of peritonitis due to Pseudomonas complicating CAPD remains unclear...
  27. ncbi Prognostic value of cardiac troponin T is independent of inflammation, residual renal function, and cardiac hypertrophy and dysfunction in peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin New Territories, Hong Kong
    Clin Chem 53:882-9. 2007
    ..We investigated whether cardiac troponin T (cTnT) independently predicted outcome and added prognostic value over other clinical risk predictors in chronic peritoneal dialysis (PD) with end-stage renal disease...
  28. ncbi Hepatitis B virus-related nephropathy and lupus nephritis: morphologic similarities of two clinical entities
    F M Lai
    Department of Anatomical and Cellular Pathology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin
    Mod Pathol 13:166-72. 2000
    ..This study focused on the use of specific monoclonal antisera to detect glomerular hepatitis B virus antigens, which contribute to the diagnosis of hepatitis B virus-related nephritis...
  29. ncbi Plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 gene polymorphism 4G/4G genotype and lupus nephritis in Chinese patients
    A Y Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Kidney Int 59:1520-8. 2001
    ..This study was therefore conducted to determine the association of the 4G/5G polymorphism of the PAI-1 gene with the development and severity of lupus nephritis...
  30. ncbi Acute renal failure in a patient with Rosai-Dorfman disease
    F M Lai
    Medicine and amp Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Am J Kidney Dis 34:e12. 1999
    ..This report emphasizes the importance of early diagnosis and intervention to safeguard renal function in extensive Rosai-Dorfman disease...
  31. ncbi Reversible renal failure in paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria
    K M Chow
    Departments of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Am J Kidney Dis 37:E17. 2001
    ..To our knowledge, this case is the first to report such disorder with thorough investigation including concomitant diagnostic MRI imaging and renal biopsy...
  32. ncbi Selective internal radiation therapy by yttrium-90 microspheres for hepatocellular carcinoma after renal transplantation
    C C Szeto
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Clin Transplant 15:284-8. 2001
    ..The patient enjoyed 15 months of symptom-free survival before she died of liver failure. Practical aspects and potential applications of SIR therapy in this group of patients are discussed...
  33. ncbi Rapid recurrence of ANCA-negative pauci-immune vasculitis after cadaveric renal transplantation
    K M Chow
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Department of Anatomical and Cellular Pathology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Am J Kidney Dis 38:E3. 2001
    ..This case confirms that ANCA-negative vasculitides may recur in transplanted patients taking mycophenolate mofetil. Transplantation is contraindicated when active disease is evident...
  34. ncbi Nutrient intake during peritoneal dialysis at the Prince of Wales Hospital in Hong Kong
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
    Am J Kidney Dis 49:682-92. 2007
    ..Individuals undergoing peritoneal dialysis are at increased risk of developing cardiac disease and malnutrition...
  35. ncbi Nonconvulsive status epilepticus in peritoneal dialysis patients
    K M Chow
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Am J Kidney Dis 38:400-5. 2001
    ..It shows NCSE as a differential diagnosis for acute confusion. We emphasize the need for nephrologists to consider NCSE as a differential diagnosis for uremic encephalopathy...
  36. ncbi Uraemic tumoural calcinosis
    Kai Ming Chow
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:505-6. 2004
  37. ncbi Differential associations of traditional and non-traditional risk factors with carotid intima-media thickening and plaque in peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Am J Nephrol 27:458-65. 2007
    ..This study sought to examine the associations of traditional and non-traditional cardiovascular risk factors with carotid intima-media thickening and plaque in peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients...
  38. ncbi N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide: an independent risk predictor of cardiovascular congestion, mortality, and adverse cardiovascular outcomes in chronic peritoneal dialysis patients
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Am Soc Nephrol 18:321-30. 2007
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  39. doi Increased circulating inflammatory proteins predict a worse prognosis with valvular calcification in end-stage renal disease: a prospective cohort study
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Am J Nephrol 28:647-53. 2008
    ..It remains unknown whether inflammation may predict a worse prognosis with valvular calcification (VC) in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients...
  40. ncbi The John F. Maher Award Recipient Lecture 2006. The "heart" of peritoneal dialysis: residual renal function
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    University Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Perit Dial Int 27:116-24. 2007
    ..We provide evidence to explain why RRF is so important to patients receiving long-term PD treatment and why it should be regarded as the "heart" of PD...
  41. ncbi Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D status and cardiovascular outcomes in chronic peritoneal dialysis patients: a 3-y prospective cohort study
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1631-8. 2008
    ..Patients with kidney disease are at high risk of developing 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] deficiency...
  42. ncbi Comparison of clinical outcome and ease of handling in two double-bag systems in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis: a prospective, randomized, controlled, multicenter study
    Philip Kam Tao Li
    Department of Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Am J Kidney Dis 40:373-80. 2002
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  43. ncbi Feasibility of resuming peritoneal dialysis after severe peritonitis and Tenckhoff catheter removal
    Cheuk Chun Szeto
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:1040-5. 2002
    ..An early assessment of peritoneal function after Tenckhoff catheter reinsertion may be valuable...
  44. ncbi The impact of increasing the daytime dialysis exchange frequency on peritoneal dialysis adequacy and nutritional status of Chinese anuric patients
    Cheuk Chun Szeto
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin
    Perit Dial Int 22:197-203. 2002
    ..To study the effect of increasing the daytime dialysis exchange frequency on dialysis adequacy and nutritional status of Chinese anuric patients...
  45. ncbi Cefazolin plus ceftazidime versus imipenem/cilastatin monotherapy for treatment of CAPD peritonitis--a randomized controlled trial
    Chi Bon Leung
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Perit Dial Int 24:440-6. 2004
    ..Peritonitis is a serious complication of peritoneal dialysis (PD). We studied the efficacy of imipenem/cilastatin monotherapy in the treatment of PD-related peritonitis...
  46. ncbi Anasarca secondary to problems in three organs: one man with three diseases?
    Grace Lai Hung Wong
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:1651-3. 2004
  47. ncbi Severe acute respiratory syndrome in a hemodialysis patient
    Bonnie Ching Ha Kwan
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Am J Kidney Dis 42:1069-74. 2003
    ..Difficulties of diagnosis, infection control, and treatment of SARS in renal failure patients are discussed in this report...
  48. doi Use of cardiac biomarkers in end-stage renal disease
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    University Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, 102 Pok Fu Lam Road, Hong Kong
    J Am Soc Nephrol 19:1643-52. 2008
    ..Together, these data demonstrate how these two cardiac biomarkers may play an adjunctive role to echocardiography in assessing cardiovascular risk and how they may aid in the clinical treatment of these patients...
  49. ncbi The "heart" of peritoneal dialysis
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    University Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China
    Perit Dial Int 27:S228-32. 2007
    ..Data are provided to demonstrate why preservation of residual renal function may be the key to improving survival and cardiovascular outcomes in PD patients...
  50. ncbi Chronic inflammation in peritoneal dialysis: the search for the holy grail?
    Roberto Pecoits-Filho
    Divisions of Renal Medicine and Baxter Novum, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Perit Dial Int 24:327-39. 2004
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  51. ncbi Cardiovascular risk factors in peritoneal dialysis patients revisited
    Angela Yee Moon Wang
    University Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China
    Perit Dial Int 27:S223-7. 2007
    ..In addition, it provides evidence to demonstrate how loss of residual renal function may be central to the development of cardiovascular disease in the peritoneal dialysis population...
  52. ncbi Renal function and bisphosphonate safety
    Susan M Ott
    J Bone Miner Res 23:453-4; author reply 455. 2008