Michio Kuwahara

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  1. doi request reprint Type II diabetes mellitus is a risk factor for heart failure in pre-dialysis patients
    Michio Kuwahara
    Division of Nephrology, Shuuwa General Hospital, Kasukabe, Saitama, Japan
    Ther Apher Dial 16:541-7. 2012
  2. pmc Baseline characteristics and prevalence of cardiovascular disease in newly visiting or referred chronic kidney disease patients to nephrology centers in Japan: a prospective cohort study
    Soichiro Iimori
    Department of Nephrology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    BMC Nephrol 14:152. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Effects of sevelamer hydrochloride on mortality, lipid abnormality and arterial stiffness in hemodialyzed patients: a propensity-matched observational study
    Soichiro Iimori
    Department of Nephrology, Shuwa General Hospital, Saitama, Japan
    Clin Exp Nephrol 16:930-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Rate of ankle-brachial index decline predicts cardiovascular mortality in hemodialysis patients
    Michio Kuwahara
    Department of Nephrology, Shuuwa General Hospital, Kasukabe, Japan
    Ther Apher Dial 18:9-18. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Effect of anemia on cardiac disorders in pre-dialysis patients immediately before starting hemodialysis
    Michio Kuwahara
    Division of Nephrology, Shuwa General Hospital, 1200 Yahara Shinden, Kasukabe, Saitama 344 0035, Japan
    Clin Exp Nephrol 15:121-5. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Diagnostic usefulness of bone mineral density and biochemical markers of bone turnover in predicting fracture in CKD stage 5D patients--a single-center cohort study
    Soichiro Iimori
    Department of Nephrology, Shuwa General Hospital, Saitama, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:345-51. 2012
  7. pmc Lower serum sodium level predicts higher risk of infection-related hospitalization in maintenance hemodialysis patients: an observational cohort study
    Shintaro Mandai
    Department of Nephrology, Shuuwa General Hospital, 1200 Yaharashinden, Kasukabe, Saitama 344 0035, Japan
    BMC Nephrol 14:276. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Type II diabetes mellitus is a risk factor for heart failure in pre-dialysis patients
    Michio Kuwahara
    Division of Nephrology, Shuuwa General Hospital, Kasukabe, Saitama, Japan
    Ther Apher Dial 16:541-7. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that not only CKD, but also type II DM, is a potent risk for left ventricular dysfunction, which causes HF and IHD in pre-dialysis patients with CKD...
  2. pmc Baseline characteristics and prevalence of cardiovascular disease in newly visiting or referred chronic kidney disease patients to nephrology centers in Japan: a prospective cohort study
    Soichiro Iimori
    Department of Nephrology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    BMC Nephrol 14:152. 2013
    ..In this report, we describe the baseline characteristics and risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD) prevalence among this cohort...
  3. doi request reprint Effects of sevelamer hydrochloride on mortality, lipid abnormality and arterial stiffness in hemodialyzed patients: a propensity-matched observational study
    Soichiro Iimori
    Department of Nephrology, Shuwa General Hospital, Saitama, Japan
    Clin Exp Nephrol 16:930-7. 2012
    ..The effects of sevelamer HCl on mortality, lipid abnormality and arterial stiffness were examined in patients with chronic kidney disease stage 5D...
  4. doi request reprint Rate of ankle-brachial index decline predicts cardiovascular mortality in hemodialysis patients
    Michio Kuwahara
    Department of Nephrology, Shuuwa General Hospital, Kasukabe, Japan
    Ther Apher Dial 18:9-18. 2014
    ..03) and PAD (HR, 0.595; P < 0.0001) events. Our findings suggested that the rate of a decline in ABI and the baseline ABI value are potent correlation factors for survival and CVE morbidity among patients on hemodialysis in Japan...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of anemia on cardiac disorders in pre-dialysis patients immediately before starting hemodialysis
    Michio Kuwahara
    Division of Nephrology, Shuwa General Hospital, 1200 Yahara Shinden, Kasukabe, Saitama 344 0035, Japan
    Clin Exp Nephrol 15:121-5. 2011
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  6. doi request reprint Diagnostic usefulness of bone mineral density and biochemical markers of bone turnover in predicting fracture in CKD stage 5D patients--a single-center cohort study
    Soichiro Iimori
    Department of Nephrology, Shuwa General Hospital, Saitama, Japan
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:345-51. 2012
    ..The reason for this may be the heterogeneity of underlying pathogenesis of the fracture...
  7. pmc Lower serum sodium level predicts higher risk of infection-related hospitalization in maintenance hemodialysis patients: an observational cohort study
    Shintaro Mandai
    Department of Nephrology, Shuuwa General Hospital, 1200 Yaharashinden, Kasukabe, Saitama 344 0035, Japan
    BMC Nephrol 14:276. 2013
    ..However, specific pathogenesis or diseases contributing to mortality in the hyponatremic population are unknown. This study aimed to clarify the relationship between serum sodium level (sNa) and infection risk in ESRD patients...