gabriel mircescu

Summary

Affiliation: "Carol Davila" University of Medicine and Pharmacy - Nephrology Dept., "Dr Carol Davila" Teaching Hospital of Nephrology
Location: Bucharest, Romania

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of hemodialysis on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant system in patients with chronic renal failure
    M Mohora
    Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Department of Biochemistry, Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Intern Med 33:237-42. 1995
  2. ncbi request reprint Myofibroblast involvement in tubular basement membrane remodeling in type II diabetic nephropathy
    E Mandache
    Department of Nephropathology, Carol Davila Clinical Hospital for Nephrology, Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Morphol Embryol 52:75-9. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Is hepcidin-25 a clinically relevant parameter for the iron status in hemodialysis patients?
    Lavinia O Brătescu
    International Healthcare Systems Sf Pantelimon Dialysis Center, Bucharest, Romania
    J Ren Nutr 20:S77-83. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Oxidative stress, renal anemia, and its therapies: is there a link?
    Cristina Capusa
    Department of Nephrology, Dr Carol Davila Teaching Hospital of Nephrology, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
    J Ren Nutr 20:S71-6. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Nutritional intervention in uremia--myth or reality?
    Liliana Garneata
    Dr Carol Davila Teaching Hospital of Nephrology, Bucharest, Romania
    J Ren Nutr 20:S31-4. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Tuberculin skin test, interferon-gamma assay, and T cells subpopulations in hemodialysis patients
    Ligia Petrescu
    Nephrology Department, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
    J Ren Nutr 20:S109-17. 2010
  7. pmc Evaluation of calcium acetate/magnesium carbonate as a phosphate binder compared with sevelamer hydrochloride in haemodialysis patients: a controlled randomized study (CALMAG study) assessing efficacy and tolerability
    Angel L M de Francisco
    Hospital Marques de Valdecilla, Universidad de Cantabria, Santander, Spain
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:3707-17. 2010
  8. pmc The safety and efficacy of intravenous ferric carboxymaltose in anaemic patients undergoing haemodialysis: a multi-centre, open-label, clinical study
    Adrian Covic
    Dialysis and Transplantation Center, Parhon University Hospital, Lasi, Romania
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:2722-30. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Bone marrow iron, iron indices, and the response to intravenous iron in patients with non-dialysis-dependent CKD
    Simona Stancu
    Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
    Am J Kidney Dis 55:639-47. 2010
  10. pmc Can the response to iron therapy be predicted in anemic nondialysis patients with chronic kidney disease?
    Simona Stancu
    Calea Grivitei 4, 010731 Bucharest, Romania
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:409-16. 2010

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of hemodialysis on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant system in patients with chronic renal failure
    M Mohora
    Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Department of Biochemistry, Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Intern Med 33:237-42. 1995
    ..Our data indicate that the time since the start of dialysis is an important, but not unique factor, influencing possible oxidative damage during hemodialysis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Myofibroblast involvement in tubular basement membrane remodeling in type II diabetic nephropathy
    E Mandache
    Department of Nephropathology, Carol Davila Clinical Hospital for Nephrology, Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Morphol Embryol 52:75-9. 2011
    ..The results represent strong arguments for a direct involvement of myofibroblasts in the process of renal interstitial remodeling, tubular basement membrane thickening, and stromal fibrosis in the late stages of diabetic nephropathy...
  3. doi request reprint Is hepcidin-25 a clinically relevant parameter for the iron status in hemodialysis patients?
    Lavinia O Brătescu
    International Healthcare Systems Sf Pantelimon Dialysis Center, Bucharest, Romania
    J Ren Nutr 20:S77-83. 2010
    ..The immunometric methods and mass spectroscopy are currently used to measure hepcidin-25, but no standard exists, and values, although similar in trends, differ in absolute value...
  4. doi request reprint Oxidative stress, renal anemia, and its therapies: is there a link?
    Cristina Capusa
    Department of Nephrology, Dr Carol Davila Teaching Hospital of Nephrology, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
    J Ren Nutr 20:S71-6. 2010
    ..Future randomized prospective trials, with "hard" clinical end-points, are needed to establish the real effect of biochemical pro-oxidative changes on patient's outcome...
  5. doi request reprint Nutritional intervention in uremia--myth or reality?
    Liliana Garneata
    Dr Carol Davila Teaching Hospital of Nephrology, Bucharest, Romania
    J Ren Nutr 20:S31-4. 2010
    ..However, a careful selection of motivated patients who could benefit from such a diet, closer nutritional monitoring, and dietary counseling are required...
  6. doi request reprint Tuberculin skin test, interferon-gamma assay, and T cells subpopulations in hemodialysis patients
    Ligia Petrescu
    Nephrology Department, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
    J Ren Nutr 20:S109-17. 2010
    ..Observational, prospective, diagnostic study conducted in a HD center in a country with high prevalence of tuberculosis...
  7. pmc Evaluation of calcium acetate/magnesium carbonate as a phosphate binder compared with sevelamer hydrochloride in haemodialysis patients: a controlled randomized study (CALMAG study) assessing efficacy and tolerability
    Angel L M de Francisco
    Hospital Marques de Valdecilla, Universidad de Cantabria, Santander, Spain
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:3707-17. 2010
    ..Phosphate binders are required to control serum phosphorus in dialysis patients. A phosphate binder combining calcium and magnesium offers an interesting therapeutic option...
  8. pmc The safety and efficacy of intravenous ferric carboxymaltose in anaemic patients undergoing haemodialysis: a multi-centre, open-label, clinical study
    Adrian Covic
    Dialysis and Transplantation Center, Parhon University Hospital, Lasi, Romania
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:2722-30. 2010
    ..This study primarily investigated the safety, and also the efficacy, of ferric carboxymaltose (FCM), a next-generation i.v. iron formulation, given as a bolus-push injection in patients with CKD undergoing maintenance haemodialysis (HD)...
  9. doi request reprint Bone marrow iron, iron indices, and the response to intravenous iron in patients with non-dialysis-dependent CKD
    Simona Stancu
    Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
    Am J Kidney Dis 55:639-47. 2010
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  10. pmc Can the response to iron therapy be predicted in anemic nondialysis patients with chronic kidney disease?
    Simona Stancu
    Calea Grivitei 4, 010731 Bucharest, Romania
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:409-16. 2010
    ..We investigated the accuracy of peripheral and central iron indices to predict the response to intravenous iron in nondialysis patients with CKD and anemia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of computer-assisted European Best Practice Guideline implementation on adherence and target attainment: ORAMA results
    Francesco Locatelli
    Department of Nephrology, Dialysis and Renal Transplantation, A Manzoni Hospital, Lecco, Italy
    J Nephrol 22:662-74. 2009
    ..The Optimal Renal Anemia Management Assessment (ORAMA) study investigated the impact of European Best Practice Guideline (EBPG) prompting on patient outcomes...
  12. doi request reprint Factors affecting the quality of life of haemodialysis patients from Romania: a multicentric study
    Anca Seica
    Nephrocare Dialysis Center, Iasi, Romania
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 24:626-9. 2009
    ..Therefore, QoL needs to be regularly assessed in this setting. Our study describes QoL, as well as demographic and clinical variables associated with QoL in chronic haemodialysis (HD) patients in Romania...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison of genomic profiles of Escherichia coli isolates from urinary tract infections
    Codruta Romanita Usein
    National Institute of Research and Development for Microbiology and Immunology Cantacuzino, Bucharest, Romania
    Roum Arch Microbiol Immunol 62:137-54. 2003
    ..For better understanding the epidemiology of UTIs, diseases commonly caused by such a heterogeneous species like E. coli, molecular analysis methods could be essential due to their increased power of identification and fingerprinting...
  14. ncbi request reprint Nephrology and renal replacement therapy in Romania
    N Ursea
    Carol Davila Teaching Hospital of Nephrology, Bucuresti, Romania
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 12:684-90. 1997
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  15. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress parameters in hemodialysis patients with or without diabetes
    V Atanasiu
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Biochemistry, Carol Davila UMF, Bucharest, Romania
    Rom J Intern Med 44:433-42. 2006
    ..We have concluded that hemodialysed diabetes patients are more susceptible to oxidative stress than hemodialysed patients without diabetes...
  16. ncbi request reprint Influence of epoietinum therapy on the oxidative stress in haemodialysis patients
    Gabriel Mircescu
    Dr Carol Davila Teaching Hospital of Nephrology, Bucharest, Romania
    Nephron Clin Pract 100:c126-32. 2005
    ..The causes of oxidative stress in haemodialysis (HD) patients are still controversial. Beside the uraemic state and dialysis-related factors, adjuvant drug therapies such as epoietinum (rHuEpo) and intravenous iron were involved...
  17. doi request reprint Does dialysis modality influence the oxidative stress of uremic patients?
    Cristina Capusa
    Nephrology Department, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
    Kidney Blood Press Res 35:220-5. 2012
    ..Since peritoneal membrane is more compatible and residual renal function better preserved during peritoneal dialysis, we questioned whether the oxidative burden in chronic kidney disease (CKD) is influenced by dialysis modality...