Affiliation: University Hospital
- Everolimus in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney diseaseGerd Walz
Renal Division, University Hospital Freiburg, Hugstetter St, 55 79106 Freiburg, Germany
N Engl J Med 363:830-40. 2010..Experimental and observational studies suggest that the mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) pathway plays a critical role in cyst growth...
- [Organizational forms of emergency medicine from the viewpoint of hospital management. Discipline-specific or interdisciplinary?]G Walz
Medizinische Klinik IV, Universitatsklinikum, Hugstetter Strasse 55, Freiburg, Germany
Chirurg 82:342-7. 2011..However, it appears reasonable to centralize all ER resources, to optimize the workflow using electronic patient charts and order entry sets and to incorporate the general practitioner into the treatment of simple medical problems...
- Rapidly progressive hepatic alveolar echinococcosis in an ABO-incompatible renal transplant recipientM Geyer
Renal Division, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
Transpl Infect Dis 13:278-84. 2011..This case documents an altered clinical course of the parasitosis and the challenge of serological diagnostic tools under an intensified regimen of immunosuppressive agents, including rituximab...
- ABO-incompatible kidney transplantation with antigen-specific immunoadsorption and rituximab - insights and uncertaintiesM Geyer
University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
Contrib Nephrol 162:47-60. 2009....
- [Disseminated histoplasmosis with involvement of mediastinum and skin in an immunocompetent patient]R Wobser
Abteilung für Nephrologie und Allgemeinmedizin, Medizinische Klinik IV, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg, Hugstetterstrasse 55, Freiburg
Dtsch Med Wochenschr 134:589-93. 2009..A 29-years-old Brazilian woman was admitted to hospital because of progressive dyspnoea, shivering and fever. She reported a noticeable swelling at the right mandible and an ulcerative tumor at the side of the nose...
- Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis following exposure to gadolinium-containing contrast agentS Clorius
Department of Medicine, Renal Division, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
Clin Nephrol 68:249-52. 2007..We provide a short overview and hope to raise overall awareness towards this entity and the use of MRA contrast agents in renal patients...
- Leflunomide therapy for polyomavirus-induced allograft nephropathy: efficient BK virus elimination without increased risk of rejectionS Teschner
Renal Division, Department of Medicine, University Hospital of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
Transplant Proc 41:2533-8. 2009..Leflunomide has immunosuppressive and antiviral properties and may be an alternative treatment agent. We report a two-center experience with use of leflunomide for treatment of PVAN...