Ziv Harel

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of progression to chronic dialysis in survivors of severe acute kidney injury: a competing risk study
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 61 Queen Street, 7th Floor, M5C 2 T2, ON Toronto, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 15:114. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Nephrologist follow-up improves all-cause mortality of severe acute kidney injury survivors
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Kidney Int 83:901-8. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal adverse events with sodium polystyrene sulfonate (Kayexalate) use: a systematic review
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Med 126:264.e9-24. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Lapses in safety in end-stage renal disease patients admitted to surgical services
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Hemodial Int 16:286-93. 2012
  5. pmc The effect of combination treatment with aliskiren and blockers of the renin-angiotensin system on hyperkalaemia and acute kidney injury: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, ON, Toronto, Canada M5B 1W8
    BMJ 344:e42. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint The association between renal replacement therapy modality and long-term outcomes among critically ill adults with acute kidney injury: a retrospective cohort study*
    Ron Wald
    1Division of Nephrology, St Michael s Hospital and University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada 2Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada 3Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada 4Department of Critical Care Medicine and Sunnybrook Research Institute, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada 5Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada 6Division of Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada 7Departments of Critical Care and Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada 8Division of Nephrology, London Health Sciences Centre, London, ON, Canada 9Division of General Internal Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Crit Care Med 42:868-77. 2014
  7. doi request reprint No increase in adverse events during aliskiren use among ontario patients receiving angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors or angiotensin-receptor blockers
    Cameron J Gilbert
    Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 29:586-91. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Risk of chronic dialysis and death following acute kidney injury
    Ron Wald
    Division of Nephrology, St Michael s Hospital and University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Med 125:585-93. 2012
  9. pmc Detecting chronic kidney disease in population-based administrative databases using an algorithm of hospital encounter and physician claim codes
    Jamie L Fleet
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Western University, London, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 14:81. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Outcome of patients who develop early-onset peritonitis
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    Adv Perit Dial 22:46-9. 2006

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of progression to chronic dialysis in survivors of severe acute kidney injury: a competing risk study
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 61 Queen Street, 7th Floor, M5C 2 T2, ON Toronto, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 15:114. 2014
    ..We aimed to determine predictors of chronic dialysis and death among survivors of dialysis-requiring acute kidney injury...
  2. doi request reprint Nephrologist follow-up improves all-cause mortality of severe acute kidney injury survivors
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Kidney Int 83:901-8. 2013
    ..62-0.93)). Thus, early nephrology follow-up after hospitalization with acute kidney injury and temporary dialysis was associated with improved survival. This finding requires definitive testing in a randomized controlled trial...
  3. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal adverse events with sodium polystyrene sulfonate (Kayexalate) use: a systematic review
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Med 126:264.e9-24. 2013
    ..Our objective was to systematically review case reports of adverse gastrointestinal events associated with sodium polystyrene sulfonate use...
  4. doi request reprint Lapses in safety in end-stage renal disease patients admitted to surgical services
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Hemodial Int 16:286-93. 2012
    ..As such, it is imperative that these patients be closely monitored in order to mitigate against potential adverse events...
  5. pmc The effect of combination treatment with aliskiren and blockers of the renin-angiotensin system on hyperkalaemia and acute kidney injury: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, ON, Toronto, Canada M5B 1W8
    BMJ 344:e42. 2012
    ..To examine the safety of using aliskiren combined with agents used to block the renin-angiotensin system...
  6. ncbi request reprint The association between renal replacement therapy modality and long-term outcomes among critically ill adults with acute kidney injury: a retrospective cohort study*
    Ron Wald
    1Division of Nephrology, St Michael s Hospital and University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada 2Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada 3Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada 4Department of Critical Care Medicine and Sunnybrook Research Institute, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada 5Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada 6Division of Critical Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada 7Departments of Critical Care and Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada 8Division of Nephrology, London Health Sciences Centre, London, ON, Canada 9Division of General Internal Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Crit Care Med 42:868-77. 2014
    ..Our objective was to determine whether continuous renal replacement therapy was associated with a lower risk of chronic dialysis as compared with intermittent hemodialysis, among survivors of acute kidney injury...
  7. doi request reprint No increase in adverse events during aliskiren use among ontario patients receiving angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors or angiotensin-receptor blockers
    Cameron J Gilbert
    Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 29:586-91. 2013
    ..The extent to which concomitant treatment increases the risk of these outcomes in routine clinical practice is unknown. We addressed this issue with the use of administrative databases...
  8. doi request reprint Risk of chronic dialysis and death following acute kidney injury
    Ron Wald
    Division of Nephrology, St Michael s Hospital and University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Med 125:585-93. 2012
    ..Acute kidney injury frequently arises within an acute care hospitalization. Outcomes among acute kidney injury survivors following hospital discharge are poorly documented...
  9. pmc Detecting chronic kidney disease in population-based administrative databases using an algorithm of hospital encounter and physician claim codes
    Jamie L Fleet
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Western University, London, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 14:81. 2013
    ..We examined the validity of algorithms that used combined hospital encounter and physician claims database codes for the detection of CKD in Ontario, Canada...
  10. ncbi request reprint Outcome of patients who develop early-onset peritonitis
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    Adv Perit Dial 22:46-9. 2006
    ..26). In summary, there is an important trend toward increased death and technique failure in PD patients who develop peritonitis early in the course of their PD therapy...
  11. pmc Evaluation of deficiencies in current discharge summaries for dialysis patients in Canada
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    J Multidiscip Healthc 5:77-84. 2012
    ..These patients have unique and complex health care needs that may not be effectively communicated on standard discharge summaries, which may result in potential medical errors and adverse events...
  12. doi request reprint Correlates of left ventricular mass in chronic hemodialysis recipients
    Ron Wald
    Division of Nephrology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 61 Queen Street East, Room 9 140, Toronto, ON, M5C 2T2, Canada
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 30:349-56. 2014
    ..Blood pressure and left ventricular dilatation are independent determinants of elevated left ventricular mass. Aggressive blood pressure reduction and avoidance of volume overload may confer LVM regression and improve clinical outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint The impact of estimated glomerular filtration rate reporting on nephrology referral pattern, patient characteristics and outcome
    David M J Naimark
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Nephron Clin Pract 121:c10-5. 2012
    ..The present study sought to investigate the impact of eGFR reporting on nephrology referrals and patient outcome...
  14. pmc Frequency and factors influencing publication of abstracts presented at three major nephrology meetings
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int Arch Med 4:40. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  15. doi request reprint Inflammatory pseudotumor of the kidney allograft
    Ziv Harel
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Toronto General Hospital, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Kidney Dis 54:533-7. 2009
    ..We report the first case of inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor infiltrating a renal allograft and highlight the role immunosuppression may have in the development of this lesion...
  16. ncbi request reprint Practical considerations when prescribing icodextrin: a narrative review
    Samuel A Silver
    Division of Nephrology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Am J Nephrol 39:515-27. 2014
    ..This narrative review will help healthcare providers to confidently prescribe icodextrin to maximize its benefit in peritoneal dialysis patients. © 2014 S. Karger AG, Basel. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Predicting and preventing acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery
    Ziv Harel
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Toronto General Hospital, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 17:624-8. 2008
    ..Here we review the evolution of predictive models of renal risk after cardiac surgery, and highlight the important gains made in preventing its occurrence...