H Nakamoto

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Affiliation: Saitama Medical School
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint How automated peritoneal dialysis is applied and maintained in Japan
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Saitama Medical University, Saitama, Japan
    Contrib Nephrol 177:13-23. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Orally administrated Juzen-taiho-to/TJ-48 ameliorates erythropoietin (rHuEPO)-resistant anemia in patients on hemodialysis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Hemodial Int 12:S9-S14. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Role of the renin-angiotensin system in the pathogenesis of peritoneal fibrosis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Perit Dial Int 28:S83-7. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint New animal models for encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis--role of acidic solution
    H Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Iruma gun, Japan
    Perit Dial Int 21:S349-53. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Early estimation of high peritoneal permeability can predict poor prognosis for technique survival in patients on peritoneal dialysis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 22:11-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Telemedicine system for patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical University, Saitama, Japan
    Perit Dial Int 27:S21-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Successful use of thoracoscopic pericardiectomy in elderly patients with massive pericardial effusion caused by uremic pericarditis
    H Nakamoto
    Departments of Nephrology and Surgery, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Am J Kidney Dis 37:1294-8. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Hypoalbuminemia is an important risk factor of hypotension during hemodialysis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Hemodial Int 10:S10-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Renin-angiotensin system plays an important role in the regulation of water transport in the peritoneum
    H Imai
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 17:20-4. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the effects of an ACE inhibitor and alphabeta blocker on the progression of renal failure with left ventricular hypertrophy: preliminary report
    H Suzuki
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Japan
    Hypertens Res 24:153-8. 2001

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  1. doi request reprint How automated peritoneal dialysis is applied and maintained in Japan
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Saitama Medical University, Saitama, Japan
    Contrib Nephrol 177:13-23. 2012
    ..In the future, telemedicine systems with APD may be play an important role for young and elderly patients on PD...
  2. doi request reprint Orally administrated Juzen-taiho-to/TJ-48 ameliorates erythropoietin (rHuEPO)-resistant anemia in patients on hemodialysis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Hemodial Int 12:S9-S14. 2008
    ..In conclusion, TJ-48 was effective in improving erythropoietin-resistant anemia in end-stage renal disease patients. This effect was, at least in part, due to the anti-inflammatory effect of TJ-48 in patients on hemodialysis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Role of the renin-angiotensin system in the pathogenesis of peritoneal fibrosis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Perit Dial Int 28:S83-7. 2008
    ..In the present study, we evaluated the effect of an ARB, olmesartan medoxomil (CS866), on the progression of peritoneal fibrosis in peritoneal dialysis by examining its effect in a model of peritoneal fibrosis in hypertensive rats...
  4. ncbi request reprint New animal models for encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis--role of acidic solution
    H Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Iruma gun, Japan
    Perit Dial Int 21:S349-53. 2001
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate whether pH-neutral or acidic dialysis solutions induce peritoneal fibrosis...
  5. ncbi request reprint Early estimation of high peritoneal permeability can predict poor prognosis for technique survival in patients on peritoneal dialysis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 22:11-7. 2006
    ..We conclude that early estimation of high peritoneal permeability can predict poor outcome for patients on CAPD...
  6. ncbi request reprint Telemedicine system for patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical University, Saitama, Japan
    Perit Dial Int 27:S21-6. 2007
    ..In addition, data can be monitored at the patient's home in real time. The present paper reports our recent advances in telemedicine systems for CAPD patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Successful use of thoracoscopic pericardiectomy in elderly patients with massive pericardial effusion caused by uremic pericarditis
    H Nakamoto
    Departments of Nephrology and Surgery, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Am J Kidney Dis 37:1294-8. 2001
    ..These cases suggest that thoracoscopic pericardiectomy is a safe and effective treatment of pericardial effusion caused by uremic pericarditis in elderly patients on hemodialysis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hypoalbuminemia is an important risk factor of hypotension during hemodialysis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Hemodial Int 10:S10-5. 2006
    ..598, p=0.0016). From these data, we conclude that hypoalbuminemia is a major risk factor of hypotension during HD...
  9. ncbi request reprint Renin-angiotensin system plays an important role in the regulation of water transport in the peritoneum
    H Imai
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 17:20-4. 2001
    ..Administration of ACEI or ARB in patients undergoing continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis should be carried out with caution...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the effects of an ACE inhibitor and alphabeta blocker on the progression of renal failure with left ventricular hypertrophy: preliminary report
    H Suzuki
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Japan
    Hypertens Res 24:153-8. 2001
    ..In conclusion, combination therapy with a calcium antagonist and abeta blocker might be effective treatment for hypertensive patients with chronic renal insufficiency and left ventricular hypertrophy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Self-measured systolic blood pressure in the morning is a strong indicator of decline of renal function in hypertensive patients with non-diabetic chronic renal insufficiency
    H Suzuki
    Department of Nephrology, Kidney Disease Center, Saitama Medical School, Japan
    Clin Exp Hypertens 24:249-60. 2002
    ..39 for office DBP; and 0.38 for home morning DBP. The level of urinary protein excretion did not correlate with the decline in GFR. These data suggest that self BPM improves prognostic ability in hypertensive patients with CRI...
  12. ncbi request reprint Newly developed immobilized polymyxin B fibers improve the survival of patients with sepsis
    H Nemoto
    Department of Nephrology and Kidney Disease Center, Saitama Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    Blood Purif 19:361-8; discussion 368-9. 2001
    ..However, in severe sepsis, this therapy does not improve the survival rate...
  13. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure reduction in the morning yields beneficial effects on progression of chronic renal insufficiency with regression of left ventricular hypertrophy
    H Suzuki
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Japan
    Clin Exp Hypertens 24:51-63. 2002
    ..73 +/- 0.14 to 2.62 +/- 0.50mg/dl). From these results, it is suggested that antihypertensive treatment with combination therapy based on self-monitoring BP is cardio-renoprotective in patients with chronic renal insufficiency and LVH...
  14. ncbi request reprint Thoracoscopic surgery and pleurodesis for pleuroperitoneal communication in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    H Okada
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical College, Irumagun, Japan
    Am J Kidney Dis 34:170-2. 1999
    ..After the procedure, both of them had no recurrence of hydrothorax and underwent CAPD safely. We recommend thoracoscopic surgery and pleurodesis as the first choice of therapeutic methods for pleuroperitoneal communication...
  15. ncbi request reprint Low serum albumin in elderly continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients is attributable to high permeability of peritoneum
    H Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 17:238-43. 2001
    ..However, caution should be exercised, owing to the lower serum albumin seen in elderly patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Improved outcome prediction for patients with multiple organ failure undergoing continuous hemodiafiltration
    S Takahira
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Iruma, Japan
    Ther Apher 5:31-5. 2001
    ..However, rescoring at Day 3 of each index was much more powerful to accurately predict the outcome of such patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint [A case of myeloma kidney complicated by extramedullary plasmacytoma with massive bleeding]
    T Inoue
    Department of Nephrology, Second Department of Pathology, Saitama Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    Nippon Jinzo Gakkai Shi 43:347-50. 2001
    ..We report here a case of multiple myeloma with an unusual clinical course...
  18. ncbi request reprint Heme oxygenase-1 regulates vascular tone of the peritoneum undergoing peritoneal dialysis
    Y Ishida
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 17:15-9. 2001
    ..In addition, HO-1 regulates peritoneal function by the regulation of vascular tone in the peritoneum...
  19. ncbi request reprint Crystal nephropathy: a variant form of myeloma kidney--a case report and review of the literature
    Y Kanno
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Iruma, Japan
    Clin Nephrol 56:398-401. 2001
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  20. ncbi request reprint The newly developed calcium antagonist, azelnidipine, increases drain volume in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients
    Hiromichi Suzuki
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 22:18-23. 2006
    ..We therefore suggest that activation of the sympathetic nervous system induced by calcium antagonists may be important in the regulation of drain volume in CAPD patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Is technique survival on peritoneal dialysis better in Japan?
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Japan
    Perit Dial Int 26:136-43. 2006
    ..This may be related to good sanitation and excellent PD training programs. Peritoneal membrane failure continues to be the major challenge for long-term technique survival on PD in Japan...
  22. ncbi request reprint Recommendations on the management of encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis in Japan, 2005: diagnosis, predictive markers, treatment, and preventive measures
    Yoshindo Kawaguchi
    Division of Kidney and Hypertension, Department of Internal Medicine, Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Perit Dial Int 25:S83-95. 2005
    ..Aspects covered include diagnosis, risk factors and predictive markers, treatment, and prevention, including criteria for withdrawal from peritoneal dialysis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Decline of renal function is associated with proteinuria and systolic blood pressure in the morning in diabetic nephropathy
    Hiromichi Suzuki
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Clin Exp Hypertens 27:129-38. 2005
    ..8 +/- 1.5 mg daily. The levels of both blood pressure and proteinuria-creatinine ratio in the morning mainly associate with progression of renal function in diabetic patients with hypertension and nephropathy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Erythropoietin resistance in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Tokorozawa Kidney Clinic, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 20:111-6. 2004
    ..We conclude that treatment with ACEIs and ARBs induces erythropoietin resistance in patients on CAPD. The inhibitory effect of ARBs on erythropoiesis is less than that of ACEIs...
  25. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for vascular complications in patients on peritoneal dialysis
    Hiroshi Arima
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 22:192-7. 2006
    ..To help prevent vascular complications, it is important to monitor and manage serum albumin in patients on PD...
  26. ncbi request reprint Residual renal function plays an important role in regulating parathyroid hormone in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Saiko Okada
    Kidney Disease Center, Saitama Medical University, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 23:150-4. 2007
    ..Based on these findings, we suggest that RRF is an important factor for the regulation of Ca-P metabolism in patients on CAPD...
  27. ncbi request reprint Crossover study of amlodipine versus nifedipine CR with home blood pressure monitoring via cellular phone: internet-mediated open-label crossover trial of calcium channel blockers for hypertension (i-TECHO trial)
    Munekazu Ryuzaki
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kawasaki Municipal Ida Hospital, Kanagawa, Japan
    J Hypertens 25:2352-8. 2007
    ..We developed a new data collection system named i-converter that could transmit data to a website via cellular phone. Using the system, we compared the effects of two calcium channel blockers on the home blood pressure...
  28. ncbi request reprint Overview of regular dialysis treatment in Japan (as of 31 December 2005)
    Shigeru Nakai
    Patient Registration Committee, Japanese Society for Dialysis Therapy, Tokyo, Japan
    Ther Apher Dial 11:411-41. 2007
    ..Results showed that the mean life expectancy of the dialysis population was approximately 40-60% of that of the general population of the same sex and age...
  29. ncbi request reprint Estrogen and angiotensin II interactions determine cardio-renal damage in Dahl salt-sensitive rats with heart failure
    Rie Hoshi-Fukushima
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical University, Saitama, Japan
    Am J Nephrol 28:413-23. 2008
    ..The present study attempted to elucidate the relationship between the process of cardiac remodeling and nephrosclerosis in ovariectomized Dahl salt-sensitive (DSS) rats with myocardial infarction (MI)...
  30. doi request reprint Effect of telmisartan and amlodipine on home blood pressure by monitoring newly developed telemedicine system: monitoring test by using telemedicine. Telmisartan's effect on home blood pressure (TelTelbosu)
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Clin Exp Hypertens 30:57-67. 2008
    ..TEL has a good effect on home BP for 24 hours compared to AM. This telemedicine system has a great advantage in monitoriong home BP correctly in hypertensive patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of patients treated with a combination of continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis
    Hitoshi Hoshi
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 22:136-40. 2006
    ..Our findings suggest that the combined use of CAPD and HD improves solute clearance in CAPD patients who are insufficiently dialyzed...
  32. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure monitoring by cellular telephone in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Tokorozawa Kidney Clinic, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 20:105-10. 2004
    ..Our new telemedicine system that monitors BP by cellular telephone provides great advantages in monitoring BP at home in patients on CAPD...
  33. ncbi request reprint Comparison and survival of patients receiving hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis in a single center
    Kousuke Uchida
    Kidney Disease Center, Saitama Medical University, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 23:144-9. 2007
    ..Moreover, this study suggests the importance of early referral and evaluation of risk factors in individual patients before they are started on dialysis therapy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Clinical strategy for the treatment of hypertension in non-diabetic and diabetic nephropathy in Japan
    Yoshihiko Kanno
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Iruma gun, Saitama, Japan
    Contrib Nephrol 143:145-58. 2004
  35. ncbi request reprint Intensive blood pressure reduction is beneficial in patients with impaired cardiac function coexisting with chronic renal insufficiency
    Naofumi Ikeda
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    Hypertens Res 25:41-8. 2002
    ..These results suggest that intensive blood pressure reduction might be beneficial in cases complicated by cardiorenal failure...
  36. ncbi request reprint A selective angiotensin receptor antagonist, Valsartan, produced regression of left ventricular hypertrophy associated with a reduction of arterial stiffness
    Hiromichi Suzuki
    Department of Nephrology and Kidney Disease Center, Saitama Medical School, Moroyama machi, Iruma gun, Saitama, Prefecture, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 19:59-66. 2003
    ..05). The decrease in LVMi was associated with a reduction in PWV and AI. In CAPD patients with LVH, ARB reduced LVMi in association with alterations in arterial hemodynamics...
  37. ncbi request reprint Effects of antihypertensive drugs on peritoneal vessels in hypertensive dogs with mild renal insufficiency
    Yuji Ishida
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 19:10-4. 2003
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint A comparison of corticosteroid and warfarin therapy in IgA nephropathy with crescent formation: preliminary trial
    Yoshihiko Kanno
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, 38 Morohongo, Moroyama machi, Iruma gun, Saitama 350 0495, Japan
    Clin Exp Nephrol 7:48-51. 2003
    ..Several trials using steroids combined with other therapies such as warfarin have demonstrated unremarkable results. We investigated the renoprotective effects of warfarin and steroids in IgAN patients with crescent formation...
  39. ncbi request reprint Selection of the dose of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor for patients with diabetic nephropathy depends on the presence or absence of left ventricular hypertrophy
    Hiromichi Suzuki
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Hypertens Res 25:865-73. 2002
    ..Our results provide some indications for the use of ACE inhibitors in diabetic patients when renal dysfunction and/or cardiac hypertrophy are present...
  40. ncbi request reprint Effect of diabetes on peritoneal function assessed by personal dialysis capacity test in patients undergoing CAPD
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, and PDC Study Group in Japan, Saitama, Japan
    Am J Kidney Dis 40:1045-54. 2002
    ..We evaluated differences in individual peritoneal membrane transport function and nutritional status in patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) and nondiabetic (non-DM) patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis in patients undergoing continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis in Japan
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 18:119-23. 2002
    ..However, only 22 of 133 patients (16.5%) were able to consult with a counselor in the hospital. A mental health support system should be provided to EPS patients in Japan...
  42. ncbi request reprint Continuous hemodiafiltration with polymyxin-B immobilized fiber is effective in patients with sepsis syndrome and acute renal failure
    Hiromichi Suzuki
    Department of Nephrology and Kidney Disease Center, Saitama Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    Ther Apher 6:234-40. 2002
    ..From these data, it is suggested that the combined therapy with PMX and CHDF is effective in improvement of survival rate of patients with septic shock and acute renal failure...
  43. ncbi request reprint Telemedicine system using a cellular telephone for continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 19:124-9. 2003
    ..This newly developed system has great advantages for CAPD patients, especially elderly and handicapped patients. The system can be expanded into a network that serves all CAPD patients and all hospitals in Japan...
  44. ncbi request reprint Once-weekly hemodialysis helps continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis patients who have insufficient solute removal
    Yoshihiko Kanno
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 19:143-7. 2003
    ..In conclusion, once-weekly HD therapy in conjunction with regular CAPD therapy improves solute clearance and symptoms related to uremia in CAPD patients with an insufficient dialysis dose...
  45. ncbi request reprint Effects of an angiotensin II receptor blocker, valsartan, on residual renal function in patients on CAPD
    Hiromichi Suzuki
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Moroyama, Iruma, Saitama, Japan
    Am J Kidney Dis 43:1056-64. 2004
    ..It is unknown whether antihypertensive drugs affect residual renal function in addition to BP reduction...
  46. ncbi request reprint Role of adhesion molecules in the progression of peritoneal sclerosis
    Hiroe Imai
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 19:180-5. 2003
    ..Treatment with ARB prevents the progression of peritoneal fibrosis and suppresses expression of adhesion molecules in the peritoneum...
  47. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal dialysis versus hemodialysis: a five-year comparison of survival and effects on the cardiovascular system, erythropoiesis, and calcium metabolism
    Toshihiko Suzuki
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 19:148-54. 2003
    ..Blood pressure and cholesterol level are both likely to be important contributors to mortality and morbidity in renal patients...
  48. ncbi request reprint Encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis--a clinician's approach to diagnosis and medical treatment
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Tokorozawa Kidney Clinic, Tokorozawa, Japan
    Perit Dial Int 25:S30-8. 2005
    ..A variety of therapeutic approaches to EPS have been reported. This review discusses medical treatment of EPS and includes an overview of the clinical features and diagnostic aspects of the condition...
  49. ncbi request reprint Role of platelet factor 4-heparin complex antibody (HIT antibody) in the pathogenesis of thrombotic episodes in patients on hemodialysis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Tokorozawa Kidney Clinic, 1564 1 Shimoyasumatsu, Tokorozawa shi, Saitama, Japan
    Hemodial Int 9:S2-7. 2005
    ..Further studies are needed to clarify the role of HIT antibody in the pathogenesis of thrombotic episodes in these patients...
  50. ncbi request reprint Exogenous 5'-nucleotidase improves glomerular autoregulation in Thy-1 nephritic rats
    Tsuneo Takenaka
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical College, Iruma Saitama 350 0495, Japan
    Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 290:F844-53. 2006
    ..Finally, our findings suggest that mesangial cells and/or 5'-nucleotidase plays an important role in mediating renal autoregulation...
  51. ncbi request reprint Successful use of icodextrin in elderly patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Tokorozawa Kidney Clinic, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 21:168-74. 2005
    ..From the foregoing data, we concluded that, as compared with conventional glucose solution, icodextrin has beneficial effects on ultrafiltration volume and clinical symptoms in elderly patients on CAPD...
  52. ncbi request reprint Glucocorticoid protects against the development of encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis on peritoneal dialysis
    Hiroe Imai
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 18:124-30. 2002
    ..In rats treated with pH 7.0 DS, no signs of EPS were seen. Our study suggests that low-pH DS induced the development of EPS. Glucocorticoid protects against the development of EPS on peritoneal dialysis...
  53. ncbi request reprint An atypical pattern of Epstein-Barr virus infection in a case with idiopathic tubulointerstitial nephritis
    Hirokazu Okada
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical College, 38 Morohongo, Moroyama machi, Irumagun, Saitama 350 04, Japan
    Nephron 92:440-4. 2002
    ..The long-term observation of such patients is important because CAEBV may progress into lymphoproliferative diseases...
  54. ncbi request reprint Changes in the organisms of resistant peritonitis in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Tokorozawa Kidney Clinic, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 20:52-7. 2004
    ..In addition, opportunistic infection has become a serious peritonitis problem. Given these data, we conclude that the incidence of resistant peritonitis is increasing and that the organisms of resistant peritonitis are changing...
  55. ncbi request reprint Effects of icodextrin on glycemic and lipid profiles in diabetic patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis
    Tetsuya Babazono
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Diabetes Center, Tokyo Women s Medical University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Nephrol 27:409-15. 2007
    ..We conducted this prospective, open-labeled, multicenter study to determine the effects of icodextrin on glycemic and lipid parameters in diabetic patients undergoing continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (PD) or automated PD...
  56. ncbi request reprint Frequency of anti-heparin-PF4 complex antibodies (HIT antibodies) in uremic patients on chronic intermittent hemodialysis
    Takefumi Matsuo
    Hyogo Prefectural Awaji Hospital, Sumoto, Japan
    Pathophysiol Haemost Thromb 35:445-50. 2006
    ..In some patients on chronic intermittent dialysis carrying HIT antibodies, HIT may occur following rHuEPO treatment. The presence of HIT should be borne in mind in chronic dialysis patients carrying HIT antibodies for 3 months or more...
  57. ncbi request reprint Selection of hemoperfusion therapy for patients with septic shock on the basis of the primary disease
    Yoshihiko Kanno
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Moroyama machi, Iruma gun, Saitama 350 0495, Japan
    J Artif Organs 6:205-10. 2003
    ..When a patient with sepsis or septic shock is treated with hemoperfusion, the decision as to whether PMX-F should be given alone or in combination with CHF might be determined on the basis of the primary disease of the patient...
  58. ncbi request reprint [Survey on the current status of delivered informed consent for renal replacement therapy among patients with end-stage renal disease]
    Hirofumi Nakano
    Society for Senile Patients on Peritoneal Dialysis
    Nihon Jinzo Gakkai Shi 48:658-63. 2006
    ..Delivered information about RRT to ESRD patients may be biased in Japan. The findings of this study suggested that a lack of medical experience of the modality contributes to insufficient IC...
  59. ncbi request reprint [Molecular mechanisms underlying renal hypertension]
    Tsuneo Takenaka
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical College
    Nihon Rinsho 64:381-4. 2006
  60. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal changes of peritoneal function calculated by personal dialysis capacity in a patient after long-term continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Hidetomo Nakamoto
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 19:97-102. 2003
    ..From those data, we conclude that, in long-term CAPD patients, intra-abdominal lavage can induce improvement in peritoneal function, but not in calcification of the peritoneum...
  61. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of meropenem plus tobramycin followed by meropenem plus vancomycin for treating peritonitis in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Kazuhiro Kobayashi
    Department ofNephrology, Saitama Medical School, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 22:65-8. 2006
    ..We conclude that MTV therapy may be an even better choice of treatment for peritonitis in patients on CAPD than was the previous empirical treatment (combination of first-generation cephalosporin and aminoglycosides)...
  62. ncbi request reprint Combination therapy with peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis
    Hideki Kawanishi
    Tsuchiya General Hospital, 3 30 Nakajimacho, Naka ku, Hiroshima 730 8655, Japan
    Perit Dial Int 26:150-4. 2006
  63. ncbi request reprint Gastric angiodysplasia in patients undergoing maintenance dialysis
    Koji Tomori
    Department of Nephrology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 19:136-42. 2003
    ..Argon plasma coagulation is an effective treatment for gastric angiodysplasia in patients on dialysis...
  64. ncbi request reprint Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis is effective for patients with severe congestive heart failure
    Hiroshi Takane
    Saitama Medical School, Japan
    Adv Perit Dial 22:141-6. 2006
    ..These results suggest that CAPD is a treatment of choice for patients suffering from a combination of congestive heart failure and chronic renal insufficiency...