Marc Ghannoum

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Successful treatment of lithium toxicity with sodium polystyrene sulfonate: a retrospective cohort study
    Marc Ghannoum
    Department of Nephrology, Verdun Hospital, Verdun, QC, Canada
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 48:34-41. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Blood purification in toxicology: nephrology's ugly duckling
    Marc Ghannoum
    Department of Nephrology, Verdun Hospital, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 18:160-6. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Enhanced poison elimination in critical care
    Marc Ghannoum
    University of Montreal, Verdun Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada H4G2A3
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 20:94-101. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Extracorporeal treatment for thallium poisoning: recommendations from the EXTRIP Workgroup
    Marc Ghannoum
    Nephrology, Verdun Hospital, 4000 Lasalle Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:1682-90. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Successful hemodialysis in a phenytoin overdose: case report and review of the literature
    M Ghannoum
    Division of Nephrology, Verdun Hospital, University of Montreal, Verdun, Quebec
    Clin Nephrol 74:59-64. 2010
  6. doi request reprint The EXTRIP (EXtracorporeal TReatments In Poisoning) workgroup: guideline methodology
    Valery Lavergne
    Department of Medical Biology, Sacre Coeur Hospital, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 50:403-13. 2012
  7. pmc Risk factors and consequences of hyperaluminemia in a peritoneal dialysis cohort
    Valery Lavergne
    Department of Medical Biology, Sacre Coeur Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Perit Dial Int 32:645-51. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of prosthetic joint infections: validation of a surgical algorithm and proposal of a simplified alternative
    Valérie Martel-Laferrière
    Departement de Microbiologie et Immunologie, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 28:395-400. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Aluminum transfer during dialysis: a systematic review
    Joëlle Mardini
    Nephrology Department, Verdun Hospital, University of Montreal, 4000 Lasalle Blvd, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Int Urol Nephrol 46:1361-5. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Lymphopenia as a novel marker of Clostridium difficile infection recurrence
    Valery Lavergne
    Departement de Microbiologie médicale et infectiologie, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, 5400, boulevard Gouin Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H4J 1C5, Canada
    J Infect 66:129-35. 2013

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Successful treatment of lithium toxicity with sodium polystyrene sulfonate: a retrospective cohort study
    Marc Ghannoum
    Department of Nephrology, Verdun Hospital, Verdun, QC, Canada
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 48:34-41. 2010
    ..Sodium polystyrene sulfonate (SPS, Kayexalate), a cation exchanger, has been promising in animal models and human reports to reduce absorption and enhance elimination of Li...
  2. doi request reprint Blood purification in toxicology: nephrology's ugly duckling
    Marc Ghannoum
    Department of Nephrology, Verdun Hospital, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 18:160-6. 2011
    ..The EXtracorporeal TReatments In Poisoning workgroup, formed by several international experts in different medical fields and represented by over 20 societies, now has this mission...
  3. doi request reprint Enhanced poison elimination in critical care
    Marc Ghannoum
    University of Montreal, Verdun Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada H4G2A3
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 20:94-101. 2013
    ..This review illustrates the potential indications and limitations in the application of these modalities as well as the pharmacological characteristics of poisons amenable to enhanced elimination...
  4. doi request reprint Extracorporeal treatment for thallium poisoning: recommendations from the EXTRIP Workgroup
    Marc Ghannoum
    Nephrology, Verdun Hospital, 4000 Lasalle Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:1682-90. 2012
    ..The EXtracorporeal TReatments In Poisoning (EXTRIP) workgroup was formed to provide recommendations on the use of extracorporeal treatment (ECTR) in poisoning. To test and validate its methods, the workgroup reviewed data for thallium (Tl)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Successful hemodialysis in a phenytoin overdose: case report and review of the literature
    M Ghannoum
    Division of Nephrology, Verdun Hospital, University of Montreal, Verdun, Quebec
    Clin Nephrol 74:59-64. 2010
    ..We believe that in severe cases of phenytoin intoxication, hemodialysis can be used to accelerate total body burden of the drug, even if protein binding is significant...
  6. doi request reprint The EXTRIP (EXtracorporeal TReatments In Poisoning) workgroup: guideline methodology
    Valery Lavergne
    Department of Medical Biology, Sacre Coeur Hospital, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 50:403-13. 2012
    ..Each statement was voted on a Likert scale (1-9) to establish the strength of recommendation. This approach will permit the production of the first important practice guidelines on this topic...
  7. pmc Risk factors and consequences of hyperaluminemia in a peritoneal dialysis cohort
    Valery Lavergne
    Department of Medical Biology, Sacre Coeur Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Perit Dial Int 32:645-51. 2012
    ..Our objectives were to evaluate risk factors related to Al accumulation and to assess its clinical consequences in patients from 2 centers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of prosthetic joint infections: validation of a surgical algorithm and proposal of a simplified alternative
    Valérie Martel-Laferrière
    Departement de Microbiologie et Immunologie, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 28:395-400. 2013
    ..Our simplified algorithm, based on these 2 criteria, showed comparable performance to the DPP algorithm but increased eligibility for DR by a 2.4 fold...
  9. ncbi request reprint Aluminum transfer during dialysis: a systematic review
    Joëlle Mardini
    Nephrology Department, Verdun Hospital, University of Montreal, 4000 Lasalle Blvd, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Int Urol Nephrol 46:1361-5. 2014
    ..Our objective is to verify, in AL-exposed patients, the postulate that the direction of Al transfer is predicted by the concentration gradient between free diffusible plasma Al and dialysate Al...
  10. doi request reprint Lymphopenia as a novel marker of Clostridium difficile infection recurrence
    Valery Lavergne
    Departement de Microbiologie médicale et infectiologie, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, 5400, boulevard Gouin Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H4J 1C5, Canada
    J Infect 66:129-35. 2013
    ..Treatment of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) is often limited by recurrence in 25% of cases. The objective of this study was to determine risk factors of CDI recurrence during a provincial endemic...
  11. doi request reprint Aluminum toxicokinetics in peritoneal dialysis patients
    Corinne Seng Yue
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 49:659-63. 2011
    ..A national contamination of dialysate solutions with Al provided the opportunity to study Al TK in peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients and to better understand the influence of covariates on its disposition...
  12. doi request reprint Treatment of chronic pulmonary blastomycosis with caspofungin
    Joëlle Mardini
    University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    J Med Microbiol 60:1875-8. 2011
    ..Echinocandins are not recommended because of poor in vitro activity against Blastomyces dermatitidis and lack of supporting clinical data. We report a case of chronic pulmonary blastomycosis treated successfully with caspofungin...