M Cirillo

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Affiliation: Second University of Naples
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi Relation of urinary albumin excretion to coronary heart disease and low renal function: role of blood pressure
    Massimo Cirillo
    Nephrology, Medical School of Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Kidney Int 65:2290-7. 2004
  2. ncbi Creatinine clearance and hemoglobin concentration before and after heart transplantation
    Massimo Cirillo
    Departments of Nephrology and Heart Surgery, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Semin Nephrol 25:413-8. 2005
  3. ncbi Ageing and changes in phosphate transport: clinical implications
    Massimo Cirillo
    Centre for Interdepartmental Clinical Research, Unit of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 23:S152-7. 2010
  4. ncbi Urinary albumin in space missions
    Massimo Cirillo
    Nephrology Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Gravit Physiol 9:P193-4. 2002
  5. ncbi Urinary albumin in head-down bed rest
    Massimo Cirillo
    Nephrology Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Gravit Physiol 9:P195-6. 2002
  6. ncbi Evaluation of glomerular filtration rate and of albuminuria/proteinuria
    Massimo Cirillo
    Interdepartmental Center of Clinical Research, Unit of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples Italy
    J Nephrol 23:125-32. 2010
  7. ncbi Urinary albumin and cardiovascular profile in the middle-aged population
    Massimo Cirillo
    Department of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Semin Nephrol 25:367-71. 2005
  8. doi Glomerular filtration rate and serum phosphate: an inverse relationship diluted by age
    Massimo Cirillo
    Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 24:2123-31. 2009
  9. ncbi Relationship of gender, age, and body mass index to errors in predicted kidney function
    Massimo Cirillo
    Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:1791-8. 2005
  10. ncbi [Renal dysfunction as a marker of cardiovascular risk]
    M Cirillo
    Nefrologia, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli, Italy
    G Ital Nefrol 26:79-82. 2009

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  1. ncbi Relation of urinary albumin excretion to coronary heart disease and low renal function: role of blood pressure
    Massimo Cirillo
    Nephrology, Medical School of Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Kidney Int 65:2290-7. 2004
    ..The present epidemiologic study investigated if (1) blood pressure status affects the association of urinary albumin excretion with CHD; and (2) urinary albumin excretion is associated with low renal function also...
  2. ncbi Creatinine clearance and hemoglobin concentration before and after heart transplantation
    Massimo Cirillo
    Departments of Nephrology and Heart Surgery, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Semin Nephrol 25:413-8. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi Ageing and changes in phosphate transport: clinical implications
    Massimo Cirillo
    Centre for Interdepartmental Clinical Research, Unit of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 23:S152-7. 2010
    ..Data suggest that the relation between kidney function and serum phosphorus should be reevaluated considering the possible confounding effect of age...
  4. ncbi Urinary albumin in space missions
    Massimo Cirillo
    Nephrology Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Gravit Physiol 9:P193-4. 2002
    ..On average, 24h urinary albumin was 27.4% lower in space than on ground; the difference was statistically significant. Low urinary albumin excretion could be another effect of exposure to weightlessness (microgravity)...
  5. ncbi Urinary albumin in head-down bed rest
    Massimo Cirillo
    Nephrology Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Gravit Physiol 9:P195-6. 2002
    ..9% during control. The difference in changes over baseline was significant between HDBR and control (p < 0.01 by paired comparison). The data support the hypothesis that low gravity reduces renal albumin excretion...
  6. ncbi Evaluation of glomerular filtration rate and of albuminuria/proteinuria
    Massimo Cirillo
    Interdepartmental Center of Clinical Research, Unit of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples Italy
    J Nephrol 23:125-32. 2010
    ..Vice versa, high muscle mass could imply normal ratios even in the presence of high urinary albumin, because of high urinary creatinine due to high creatinine generation...
  7. ncbi Urinary albumin and cardiovascular profile in the middle-aged population
    Massimo Cirillo
    Department of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Semin Nephrol 25:367-71. 2005
    ..High urinary albumin excretion is likely a sign of vascular damage existing both at the renal and cardiac levels and induced by 1 or more uncontrolled cardiovascular risk factors...
  8. doi Glomerular filtration rate and serum phosphate: an inverse relationship diluted by age
    Massimo Cirillo
    Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 24:2123-31. 2009
    ..73 m(2)). GFR and serum phosphate decrease with ageing. This population-based study investigated by age-controlled analyses the relationship of GFR with serum phosphate in adults with GFR above the low range...
  9. ncbi Relationship of gender, age, and body mass index to errors in predicted kidney function
    Massimo Cirillo
    Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:1791-8. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi [Renal dysfunction as a marker of cardiovascular risk]
    M Cirillo
    Nefrologia, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli, Italy
    G Ital Nefrol 26:79-82. 2009
    ..04-3.26), and 5.93 in individuals with high UAE and low eGFR (95%CI 2.58-13.61). Concomitant evaluation of UAE and eGFR should be considered to adequately assess kidney dysfunction and cardiovascular risk...
  11. ncbi Low salt diet and treatment of hypertension: an old story
    Massimo Cirillo
    Unit of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 22:136-8. 2009
    ..By the first years of the 1950s, the evidence was already available that salt restriction is an effective antihypertensive treatment and that adherence to the treatment should be assessed by monitoring urinary electrolytes...
  12. ncbi Low glomerular filtration in the population: prevalence, associated disorders, and awareness
    M Cirillo
    Department of Nephrology, Second University of Naples SUN, Policlinico Nefrologia Ed 17, Naples, Italy
    Kidney Int 70:800-6. 2006
    ..Persons with low kidney function are rarely aware of kidney disease unless of very high serum creatinine or presence of many disorders typical of kidney disease...
  13. ncbi [Urinary albumin excretion and coronary artery disease]
    M Cirillo
    Nefrologia, Seconda Universita di Napoli, Naples
    G Ital Nefrol 23:S11-5. 2006
    ..High urinary albumin excretion is a likely sign of vascular damage existing both at renal and cardiac levels and induced by one or more uncontrolled CV risk factors...
  14. ncbi Low muscular mass and overestimation of microalbuminuria by urinary albumin/creatinine ratio
    Massimo Cirillo
    Unit of Nephrology, Medical School of Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Hypertension 47:56-61. 2006
    ..2% and 7.1%; P=0.706). A high albumin/creatinine ratio in persons with low muscle mass indicates low urinary creatinine more often than microalbuminuria and cardiovascular disease...
  15. ncbi [Nephrolithiasis in patients with intestinal diseases]
    M Cirillo
    Nefrologia, Seconda Universita degli Studi di Napoli, Napoli, Italy
    G Ital Nefrol 25:42-8. 2008
    ..The presence of hyperconcentrated acidic urine should be controlled by correct hydration and administration of citrate...
  16. doi Definition of kidney dysfunction as a cardiovascular risk factor: use of urinary albumin excretion and estimated glomerular filtration rate
    Massimo Cirillo
    Unit of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Arch Intern Med 168:617-24. 2008
    ..Urinary albumin excretion (UAE) and estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) have been used separately to provide information about cardiovascular risk. We analyzed whether UAE and eGFR used together provide complementary information...
  17. ncbi Cross-sectional and prospective data on urinary calcium and urinary stone disease
    Massimo Cirillo
    Division of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Kidney Int 63:2200-6. 2003
    ..Urinary calcium is considered a risk factor for urinary stone disease (USD), although prospective data are missing. This epidemiologic study investigates cross-sectionally and longitudinally the relation of urinary calcium excretion to USD...
  18. ncbi [Phosphatemia and age: a neglected relation in medical practice]
    Massimo Cirillo
    Nefrologia, Facolta di Medicina, Universita di Salerno, Salerno, Italy
    G Ital Nefrol 28:32-8. 2011
    ..Data suggest that the relation between kidney function and phosphatemia should be re-evaluated considering possible confounding due to age...
  19. ncbi Early identification of kidney disease by eGFR: what is the prevalence of eGFR in the population?
    Massimo Cirillo
    Division of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Via Sergio Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 21:S102-6. 2008
    ..Data support the use of eGFR to identify people with or at risk of low kidney function. Awareness of kidney disease is low in people with low eGFR unless serum creatinine is very high or they have many associated disorders...
  20. ncbi Pulse pressure and isolated systolic hypertension: association with microalbuminuria. The GUBBIO Study Collaborative Research Group
    M Cirillo
    Division of Adult and Pediatric Nephrology, Medical School of the Second University of Naples, Italy
    Kidney Int 58:1211-8. 2000
    ..Microalbuminuria is considered an early sign of glomerular damage caused by hypertension. The study shows the relationship of pulse pressure and isolated systolic hypertension to microalbuminuria in nondiabetic subjects...
  21. ncbi [Microalbuminuria in nondiabetic adults]
    M Cirillo
    Cattedra di Nefrologia, Seconda Universita di Napoli, Napoli
    G Ital Nefrol 19:273-7. 2002
    ..Present data are not consistent on the possible correlation between microalbuminuria and renal function in non-diabetics...
  22. ncbi [Early detection of chronic kidney disease: epidemiological data on renal dysfunction]
    M Cirillo
    Policlinico Nefrologia, Seconda Universita di Napoli, Via Sergio Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
    G Ital Nefrol 25:690-3. 2008
    ..These data support the use of eGFR for the screening of people with or at risk of developing kidney disease. Awareness of kidney disease is very low in the Italian population...
  23. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of anemia and uncontrolled anemia in chronic hemodialysis patients--the Campania Dialysis Registry
    B Di Iorio
    Department of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples Italy
    Int J Artif Organs 30:325-33. 2007
    ..This study investigated prevalence and correlates of anemia and uncontrolled anemia in chronic hemodialysis patients...
  24. ncbi The heart in uremia: role of hypertension, hypotension, and sleep apnea
    N G De Santo
    Chairs of Nephrology, Heart Surgery, Pharmacology, and Excellency Center for Heart Failure at the Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Am J Kidney Dis 38:S38-46. 2001
    ..This allows patients with coronary disease to undergo coronary artery bypass (preferably) or percutaneous transluminal angioplasty. Patients for whom surgery is not appropriate should be treated using more traditional medical procedures...
  25. ncbi Headache and cardiovascular risk factors: positive association with hypertension
    M Cirillo
    Schools of Medicine, Chair of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Headache 39:409-16. 1999
    ..The high prevalence of hypertension among patients with headache was not due to overweight. The data indicate that headache is significantly associated with hypertension, but not with other cardiovascular risk factors...
  26. ncbi Systolic hypertension: the nephrologist's point of view
    M Cirillo
    Chair of Nephrology, Medical School, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Miner Electrolyte Metab 25:69-72. 1999
    ..Thus, high systolic blood pressure appears an unhealthy condition also for patients with or at risk for kidney diseases...
  27. ncbi Bioelectrical impedance analysis in heart transplantation: early and late changes
    D Stellato
    Department of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Semin Nephrol 21:282-5. 2001
    ..The late changes more likely reflect the shift of body water from the extra- to the intracellular space with stable total body water...
  28. ncbi [Survival is not enough: improving quality of life]
    N G De Santo
    Prima Cattedra di Nefrologia, Seconda Universita degli Studi di Napoli, Istituto Italiano per gli Studi Filosofici, Via Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
    G Ital Nefrol 25:648-55. 2008
    ..Such principles have been recently adopted by the French President Sarkozy in devising the national health care program...
  29. ncbi Level of hydration and renal function in healthy humans
    P Anastasio
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adult and Pediatric Nephrology, Medical School, Second Naples University, Naples, Italy
    Kidney Int 60:748-56. 2001
    ..After a meat meal, GFR increased only in the high hydration regimen and natriuresis only in the low hydration regimen. Hydration affects GFR and natriuresis under fasting conditions and after a meat meal...
  30. ncbi Nephrotic edema
    N G De Santo
    Department of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Semin Nephrol 21:262-8. 2001
    ..The role and risks of albumin infusion are illustrated. The new hypothesis of pulse reverse osmosis is discussed. The final section deals with the measurement of colloid osmotic pressure in the clinical setting...
  31. ncbi Sleep disorders in kidney disease
    R M De Santo
    Italian Institute for Phylosophical Studies, Naples, Italy
    Minerva Urol Nefrol 62:111-28. 2010
    ..For a unifying hypothesis demographic factors, lifestyles, disease related factors, psychological factors, treatment related factors, and social factor must be taken into consideration...
  32. ncbi Relation of urinary urea to blood pressure: interaction with urinary sodium
    M Cirillo
    Division of Nephrology, Medical School, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Hum Hypertens 16:205-12. 2002
    ..The hypothesis is made that high protein intake could counteract sodium-dependent blood pressure rise via stimulation of renal sodium excretion...
  33. doi Urinary stone disease in adults with celiac disease: prevalence, incidence and urinary determinants
    Carolina Ciacci
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    J Urol 180:974-9. 2008
    ..Data are missing on urinary stone disease in celiac disease, a common malabsorptive disorder. In this study we analyzed urinary stone disease and urine composition in adults with celiac disease...
  34. ncbi Parathyroidectomy improves the quality of sleep in maintenance hemodialysis patients with severe hyperparathyroidism
    Maria Grazia Esposito
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 21:S92-6. 2008
    ..05) as were plasma calcium and phosphate (p<0.01). The study indicates that insomnia in patients with severe hyperparathyroidism on maintenance hemodialysis is ameliorated by parathyroidectomy...
  35. ncbi Association of gender and age with erythropoietin resistance in hemodialysis patients: role of menstrual status
    Biagio R Di Iorio
    Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Blood Purif 22:423-7. 2004
    ..Female gender is associated with high erythropoietin (EPO) resistance in end-stage renal disease. The aim of our study was to investigate the roles of age and menstrual status in this relationship...
  36. pmc A rare symptomatic presentation of ecchordosis physaliphora: neuroradiological and surgical management
    M Rotondo
    Department of Neurosurgery and Neuroradiology, Second University of Naples, SUN, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:647-9. 2007
    ..Histological examination diagnosed the lesion as an ecchordosis physaliphora. Here we focus on the analysis of the neuroradiological aspects that play a crucial role from both a diagnostic and a therapeutic standpoint...
  37. ncbi The kidney in heart failure
    Natale G De Santo
    First Division of Nephrology Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Semin Nephrol 25:404-7. 2005
    ..Because in chronic kidney disease heart dysfunction commonly is present, an efficient cardiologist-nephrologist interaction should be promoted...
  38. ncbi Sleep disorders occur very early in chronic kidney disease
    Rosa Maria De Santo
    Istituto Italiano per gli Studi Filosofici, Salito Scudillo 20, La Collinetta, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 21:S59-65. 2008
    ....
  39. ncbi Survival is not enough--quality of life in CKD
    Natale G De Santo
    First Division of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Via Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 21:S1-2. 2008
  40. ncbi Pierre-Joseph Desault (1738-1795)--a forerunner of modern medical teaching
    Natale G De Santo
    First Chair of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 16:742-53. 2003
    ..He "imprinted" his pupils with his professional teaching, his surgical procedures and his personal charm...
  41. ncbi To survive is not enough. Quality of life in CKD--the need for a new generation of health-oriented economists
    Natale G De Santo
    First Division of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Via Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 21:S32-50. 2008
    ..The search for happiness and good quality of life are old concepts born in the Mediterranean area over the centuries, starting with Hesiod and Homer, and sleep and dreams were being investigated centuries before Freud was born...
  42. ncbi Renal function in space: the link between osteoporosis, hypercalciuria, and aquaporins
    Natale Gaspare De Santo
    Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Ren Nutr 15:183-8. 2005
    ..This report discloses the need to prevent bone loss in order to prepare for long stays at lunar bases or voyages to Mars...
  43. ncbi The build-up of clinical science
    Natale G De Santo
    First Division of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 19:S14-21. 2006
    ..Because of their scientific stature they were able to plan, build and foresee the impact of these changes...
  44. ncbi Anemia and erythropoietin in space flights
    Natale G De Santo
    Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Semin Nephrol 25:379-87. 2005
    ....
  45. ncbi The nature of water: Thales' arkhe
    Natale G De Santo
    First Division of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 22:98-102. 2009
    ....
  46. ncbi [Rationale, pros and cons of GFR estimation: the Cockcroft-Gault and MDRD equations]
    M Cirillo
    Nefrologia, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli, Italy
    G Ital Nefrol 26:310-7. 2009
    ..73 m2 because the study did not include healthy persons. The two equations often give conflicting estimates of GFR. Nephrologists have to understand the rationale of the two equations for the correct interpretation of these discrepancies...
  47. ncbi [Health care based on patients' needs]
    N G De Santo
    Prima Cattedra di Nefrologia, Seconda Universita degli Studi di Napoli, Via Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
    G Ital Nefrol 25:629-31. 2008
    ..Managers should consider health care as an asset and should reinforce clinical research. Such a program has been recently adopted in France...
  48. ncbi Enhanced Na-Li countertransport: a marker of inherited susceptibility to type 2 diabetes
    Olga Vaccaro
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University of Naples, Napoli, Italy
    Int J Epidemiol 34:1123-8. 2005
    ..Aim To evaluate whether enhanced Na-Li CT activity is a predictor of type 2 diabetes...
  49. ncbi Sleeping disorders in patients with end-stage renal disease and chronic kidney disease
    Rosa Maria De Santo
    Laboratory for Psychological Support, Dialysis Unit Neoren Montesarchio BH, First Division of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Ren Nutr 16:224-8. 2006
    ..Some data exist on sleep disorders in CKD patients, and show that lack of a refreshing sleep is present even at early stages of the disease and may affect 82.2% of patients without any relationship to comorbidities...
  50. ncbi Mariano Semmola (1831-1895): the effect of low protein diet in primary albuminuria
    Natale G De Santo
    First Division of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 19:S48-57. 2006
    ..It is evident from the renal literature from 1850 to 1908 that he achieved fame as a scientist, and that his theories on kidney disease were adopted in clinical practice...
  51. ncbi The nature of water: Greek thought from Homer to Acusilaos
    Rosa Maria De Santo
    Istituto Italiano per gli Studi Filosofici, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 22:92-7. 2009
    ..From Orphism started the need of rituals capable of separating the spirit from the body. From Homer to Acusilaos, water was a very important element which connected humans and gods, long before Thales of Miletus defined it the arche...
  52. ncbi Low urinary albumin excretion in astronauts during space missions
    Massimo Cirillo
    Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Nephron Physiol 93:p102-5. 2003
    ..Physiological changes occur in man during space missions also at the renal level. Proteinuria was hypothesized for space missions but research data are missing...
  53. ncbi Long-term follow-up of celiac adults on gluten-free diet: prevalence and correlates of intestinal damage
    Carolina Ciacci
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gastrointestinal Unit, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Digestion 66:178-85. 2002
    ..The study reports data on the control of celiac disease and on its correlates in a large cohort of celiac adults during long-term treatment with gluten-free diet...
  54. ncbi Effects of soy isoflavones on menopausal neurovegetative symptoms
    N Colacurci
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics Outpatient, Menopausal Clinic, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 56:407-12. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effects of a 3-month administration of different doses of either oral or transdermal soy isoflavones on climacteric complaints in postmenopausal women...
  55. ncbi Sevelamer worsens metabolic acidosis in hemodialysis patients
    N G De Santo
    First Division of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 19:S108-14. 2006
    ..Since metabolic acidosis can be deleterious, a study was devised to compare the time course of serum bicarbonate concentration during treatment with sevelamer hydrochloride or calcium carbonate...
  56. ncbi Continuous monitoring of left ventricle function by VEST in hemodialyzed patients
    Vincenzo Cuccurullo
    Nuclear Medicine Unit, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Semin Nephrol 26:80-4. 2006
    ..75, P<.05). Data indicate that the ventricular function study system could be a powerful tool for characterization of the profile of left ventricular function in hemodialyzed patients...
  57. ncbi Thrombosis of vascular access associated with factor V Leiden, antiphospholipid antibodies and antiheparin antibodies in a young woman on dialysis receiving warfarin following mitral valve replacement
    Daniela Molino
    First Division of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Via Pansini, 5, 80141 Napoli, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:1719-20. 2006
  58. ncbi Anasarca caused by Cryptococcus neoformans after heart transplantation
    Daniela Molino
    Division of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Heart Lung Transplant 22:478-83. 2003
    ..This case demonstrates that in immunosuppressed patients with anasarca of unknown origin, a diagnosis of intestinal opportunistic infection also should be considered...
  59. ncbi Red blood cell count in short-term prediction of cardiovascular disease incidence in the Gubbio population study
    Paolo Emilio Puddu
    Associazione per la Ricerca Cardiologica, Rome, Italy
    Acta Cardiol 57:177-85. 2002
    ..This analysis investigates the association between red blood cell (RBC) count, after preliminarily taking into account haematocrit, and incidence of coronary and cardiovascular events...
  60. ncbi Vasopressin, hypercalciuria and aquaporin--the key elements for impaired renal water handling in astronauts?
    Christian Drummer
    Medical Faculty, University RWTH Aachen, Germany
    Nephron 92:503-14. 2002
  61. ncbi High prevalence of sleep disorders at the time of CKD diagnosis
    Rosa Maria De Santo
    Laboratory for Psychological Support, Dialysis Centre Neoren, Montesarchio, Italy
    J Ren Nutr 18:104-6. 2008
    ....
  62. ncbi High prevalence of sleep disorders in hemodialyzed patients requiring parathyroidectomy
    Rosa Maria De Santo
    Unit for Psychological Support, Dialysis Unit Neoren, Montesarchio, Benevento, Italy
    J Ren Nutr 18:52-5. 2008
    ..The present study was devised to assess a possible difference in sleep disorders of patients on hemodialysis needing parathyroidectomy and those in whom medical therapy controlled hyperparathyroidism...
  63. ncbi Constructing clinical science
    Natale Gaspare De Santo
    Second University of Naples
    Med Secoli 17:65-93. 2005
    ..However experimentation on animals, as well as practical bedside teaching at the hospital also became important. Through their work hospitals and universities were associated in a common goal...
  64. ncbi Vascular access for hemodialysis: the impact on morbidity and mortality
    Biagio R Di Iorio
    Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, A Landolfi Hospital of Solofra, Avellino, Italy
    J Nephrol 17:19-25. 2004
    ..This study, using registry data, evaluated the morbidity and mortality risk associated with the use of different permanent vascular access (VA) in a HD patient cohort...
  65. ncbi Classic risk factors for cardiovascular disease in chronic kidney disease
    Natale Gaspare De Santo
    Semin Nephrol 25:357. 2005
  66. ncbi History of fluid balance and kidney function in space
    Christian Drummer
    Clinical Pharmacology, University RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    J Nephrol 17:180-6. 2004
    ..The manuscript in particular summarizes the outcome of this research and describes the present understanding of how the body fluid regulatory system adapts to the extreme environment of Space...
  67. ncbi Unusual cases of chronic intoxication by vitamin D
    Daniela Chiricone
    1st Chair of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 16:917-21. 2003
    ..9 pg/mL, plasma parathyroid hormone was 2.5 pg/mL. Hypercalcemia was acutely treated by oral hydration, furosemide, and prednisone. Chronic treatment per os was discontinued after five months...
  68. ncbi Erythropoietin as a volume-regulating hormone: an integrated view
    Karl A Kirsch
    Department of Physiology, Charité Universitätsmedizin and Center of Space Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    Semin Nephrol 25:388-91. 2005
    ..Further observations from the clinical side are needed to support these ideas and the consequences need to be implemented into clinical practice...
  69. ncbi Candidate risk factors for cardiovascular disease in CKD
    Natale G De Santo
    Semin Nephrol 26:1-2. 2006
  70. doi Age, renal tubular phosphate reabsorption, and serum phosphate levels in adults
    Massimo Cirillo
    N Engl J Med 359:864-6. 2008