Giorgio Graziani

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Affiliation: Istituto Clinico Humanitas
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Renal dysfunction in acute congestive heart failure: a common problem for cardiologists and nephrologists
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Via Manzoni 56, 20089, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Heart Fail Rev 19:699-708. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Chyluria associated with nephrotic-range proteinuria: pathophysiology, clinical picture and therapeutic options
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Rozzano, Italy
    Nephron Clin Pract 119:c248-53; discussion c254. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone in traumatic brain injury: when tolvaptan becomes a life saving drug
    Giorgio Graziani
    Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Via Manzoni, 56 20089 Rozzano, MI, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 83:510-2. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Life-threatening hypercalcemia in patients with rhabdomyolysis-induced oliguric acute renal failure
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Rozzano Milan, Italy
    J Nephrol 24:128-31. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Different cardiovascular responses to hemodialysis-induced fluid depletion and blood pressure compliance
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit EAS, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    J Nephrol 23:55-61. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis an unsolved riddle
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    J Nephrol 22:203-7. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Looking at appearance of urine before performing a renal biopsy in nephrotic syndrome
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Humanitas Clinical Institute, Via Manzoni 56, Rozzano Milan, Italy
    J Nephrol 24:665-8. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint [Pathophysiology and prevention of contrast-induced acute renal failure]
    G Graziani
    UO di Medicina d Urgenza e Nefrologia, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Rozzano MI, Italy
    G Ital Nefrol 24:20-4. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint [Sepsis, acute renal failure and multiple organ dysfunction syndrome]
    G Graziani
    Dipartimento di Medicina d Urgenza, U O di Nefrologia e Dialisi, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Rozzano MI
    G Ital Nefrol 23:S13-21. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Role of the kidney in plasma cytokine removal in sepsis syndrome: a pilot study
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Department, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    J Nephrol 19:176-82. 2006

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  1. doi request reprint Renal dysfunction in acute congestive heart failure: a common problem for cardiologists and nephrologists
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Via Manzoni 56, 20089, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Heart Fail Rev 19:699-708. 2014
    ..Finally, we discuss three new promising non-pharmacological tools for the prevention of AHF recurrence, including two methods that exploit sympathetic denervation and one technique that acts by increasing vagal tone...
  2. doi request reprint Chyluria associated with nephrotic-range proteinuria: pathophysiology, clinical picture and therapeutic options
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Rozzano, Italy
    Nephron Clin Pract 119:c248-53; discussion c254. 2011
    ..Among the medical alternatives, a low-fat diet supplemented with medium-chain triglycerides is often followed by complete clinical and biochemical remission...
  3. doi request reprint Syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone in traumatic brain injury: when tolvaptan becomes a life saving drug
    Giorgio Graziani
    Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Via Manzoni, 56 20089 Rozzano, MI, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 83:510-2. 2012
    ..Given its mechanism of action, this drug seems the ideal treatment for the syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion (SIADH) when the osmotic imbalance leads to life threatening complications...
  4. ncbi request reprint Life-threatening hypercalcemia in patients with rhabdomyolysis-induced oliguric acute renal failure
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Rozzano Milan, Italy
    J Nephrol 24:128-31. 2011
    ..In a third of patients presenting with rhabdomyolysis-induced acute renal failure (ARF), a biphasic plasma calcium profile may occur...
  5. ncbi request reprint Different cardiovascular responses to hemodialysis-induced fluid depletion and blood pressure compliance
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit EAS, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    J Nephrol 23:55-61. 2010
    ..On the basis of cardiovascular compliance, hemodialysis (HD) patients can be classified as hypotension prone (HP) or hypotension resistant (HR)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis an unsolved riddle
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    J Nephrol 22:203-7. 2009
    ..Therefore the nephrologist, must keep this in mind and advise patients that the risk of renal impairement induced by iodinated contrast media infusion, is exceedingly more elevated than the occurrence of Gd-induced NSF which is below 1%...
  7. doi request reprint Looking at appearance of urine before performing a renal biopsy in nephrotic syndrome
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Humanitas Clinical Institute, Via Manzoni 56, Rozzano Milan, Italy
    J Nephrol 24:665-8. 2011
    ..The patient progressively gained body weight and improved quality of life. No relapses were observed after 3 years of follow-up. This case emphasizes the possible role of a noninvasive therapeutical option for patients with chyluria...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Pathophysiology and prevention of contrast-induced acute renal failure]
    G Graziani
    UO di Medicina d Urgenza e Nefrologia, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Rozzano MI, Italy
    G Ital Nefrol 24:20-4. 2007
    ..The protective effect seemed to involve not only the kidney: the drug was found to induce a significant reduction of the necrotic area in myocardial infarction...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Sepsis, acute renal failure and multiple organ dysfunction syndrome]
    G Graziani
    Dipartimento di Medicina d Urgenza, U O di Nefrologia e Dialisi, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS, Rozzano MI
    G Ital Nefrol 23:S13-21. 2006
    ..Therefore, septic patients who have a combination of pulmonary, cardio-vascular, renal and cerebral lesions present with the picture of multiple organ dysfunction syndrome, that can increase mor-tality to > 0%...
  10. ncbi request reprint Role of the kidney in plasma cytokine removal in sepsis syndrome: a pilot study
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Department, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    J Nephrol 19:176-82. 2006
    ..Moreover, urinary excretion of IL-1 and IL-6 was done in the same interval by measuring the percentage of fractional excretion (FE%) of these cytokines...
  11. ncbi request reprint The future management of nephrology and dialysis
    Giorgio Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    J Nephrol 16:S30-3. 2003
    ..The work experience, in particular the advantages and disavantages of public versus private environment, represents another important topic of this paper...
  12. ncbi request reprint Calcium and phosphate plasma levels in dialysis patients after dietary Ca-P overload. Role of gastric acid secretion
    Giorgio Graziani
    Division of Internal Medicine, Nephrology and Dialysis, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Via Manzoni 56, I 20089 Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Nephron 91:474-9. 2002
    ..In contrast, with the "trade off" hypothesis we did not observe any postprandial phosphate peak after the dietary load, and, in contrast with normal subjects, omeprazole administration did not influence the phosphate profile...
  13. doi request reprint Gitelman syndrome: pathophysiological and clinical aspects
    G Graziani
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    QJM 103:741-8. 2010
    ..Moreover, the differential diagnosis between other similar electrolyte-induced clinical disorders and GS is also discussed...
  14. doi request reprint Current and emerging treatments for idiopathic focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis in adults
    Claudio Ponticelli
    Division of Nephrology, IRCCS Humanitas Hospital, Via Manzoni 56, 20089 Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    Expert Rev Clin Immunol 9:251-61. 2013
    ..A number of new drugs, including rituximab, galactose and antifibrotic agents, are under investigation...
  15. doi request reprint Plasma pentraxin-3 as a marker of bioincompatibility in hemodialysis patients
    Silvia Oldani
    Nephrology Unit, Humanitas Clinical Institute, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    J Nephrol 25:120-6. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess whether pentraxin-3 (PTX3) could be a reliable biomarker of HD-induced inflammation and of membrane biocompatibility...
  16. doi request reprint Education and counseling of renal transplant recipients
    Claudio Ponticelli
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    J Nephrol 25:879-89. 2012
    ..Last but not least, abidance by hygienic measures may help in preventing cardiovascular and infectious complications...
  17. ncbi request reprint Gadolinium and lanthanum: a iatrogenic transmetallation?
    Simona Brambilla
    Clinical Laboratory, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    Clin Biochem 41:1029-33. 2008
  18. ncbi request reprint Changes in viremia and circulating interferon-alpha during hemodialysis in hepatitis C virus-positive patients: only coincidental phenomena?
    Salvatore Badalamenti
    Division of Nephrology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Milan, Italy
    Am J Kidney Dis 42:143-50. 2003
    ..The aim of the present study in HCV-positive (HCV+) HD patients is to determine whether HD induces the production of interferon-alpha (IFN-alpha) and if such production can contribute to viremia reduction...
  19. doi request reprint Inter-day glycemic variability assessed by continuous glucose monitoring in insulin-treated type 2 diabetes patients on hemodialysis
    Marco Mirani
    Metabolic Section, Department of Internal Medicine, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, IRCCS, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Diabetes Technol Ther 12:749-53. 2010
    ..Therefore, to better understand their metabolic balance, we studied a group of diabetes patients on hemodialysis by a continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system...
  20. doi request reprint Proteinuria after kidney transplantation
    Claudio Ponticelli
    Division of Nephrology, Humanitas Scientific Institute, Rozzano, Milano, Italy
    Transpl Int 25:909-17. 2012
    ..Inhibitors of renin-angiotensin system (RAS) are useful in reversing microalbuminuria and can reduce proteinuria, but their efficacy in interfering with patient or graft survival is not demonstrated...
  21. doi request reprint Hypertension in kidney transplant recipients
    Claudio Ponticelli
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, IRCCS, Via Manzoni 56, Rozzano Milano, Italy
    Transpl Int 24:523-33. 2011
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  22. doi request reprint The dialysis scenario in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    David Cucchiari
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Rozzano, MI, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 29:1507-13. 2014
    ..In this paper, we have reviewed the currently available literature in an attempt to answer the most controversial issues about the topic. ..
  23. doi request reprint Renal transplantation in elderly patients. How to select the candidates to the waiting list?
    Claudio Ponticelli
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Via Manzoni 56, 20089, Rozzano Milano, Italy Electronic address
    Transplant Rev (Orlando) 28:188-92. 2014
    ..A careful screening of the presence and degree of frailty, comorbidity and poor compliance to treatment is highly recommended before admitting older candidates to the waiting list for transplantation. ..
  24. doi request reprint Pilot study to assess increased dialysis efficiency in patients with limited blood flow rates due to vascular access problems
    Salvatore Mandolfo
    Renal Unit Ospedale Maggiore, Lodi, Italy
    Hemodial Int 12:55-61. 2008
    ..9+/-13, L 32.1+/-12 mL/min). The results of this study indicate that HDF remains the best means of providing increased removal of large-molecular weight solutes even in patients with vascular access problems...
  25. ncbi request reprint Evidence against hepatitis C virus trapping in dialysis membranes
    Claudio Angelini
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 17:317-8. 2002