R Marcen

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Are low levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D a risk factor for cardiovascular diseases or malignancies in renal transplantation?
    Roberto Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid 28034, Spain
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:iv47-52. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Anemia at 1 year after kidney transplantation has a negative long-term impact on graft and patient outcomes
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 44:2593-5. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The effects of mineral metabolism markers on renal transplant outcomes
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 44:2567-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Achieving chronic kidney disease treatment targets in renal transplant recipients: results from a cross-sectional study in Spain
    Roberto Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplantation 87:1340-6. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Patient outcomes after kidney allograft loss
    Roberto Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Ramon y Cajal Hospital, Alcala de Henares University, 28034 Madrid Spain
    Transplant Rev (Orlando) 22:62-72. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of osteoporosis, osteopenia, and vertebral fractures in long-term renal transplant recipients
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 39:2256-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Posttransplant diabetes mellitus in renal allograft recipients: A prospective multicenter study at 2 years
    R Marcen
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 38:3530-2. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Conversion from cyclosporine microemulsion to tacrolimus in stable kidney transplant patients with hypercholesterolemia is related to an improvement in cardiovascular risk profile: a prospective study
    R Marcen
    Nephrology Service, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 38:2427-30. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in renal transplantation--current controversies
    Roberto Marcen
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:iii3-8. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint High body mass index and posttransplant weight gain are not risk factors for kidney graft and patient outcome
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 39:2205-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications77

  1. doi request reprint Are low levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D a risk factor for cardiovascular diseases or malignancies in renal transplantation?
    Roberto Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid 28034, Spain
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:iv47-52. 2012
    ..We performed an observational prospective study in renal transplant recipients to investigate the effects of vitamin D deficiency on cardiovascular and malignancy risks...
  2. doi request reprint Anemia at 1 year after kidney transplantation has a negative long-term impact on graft and patient outcomes
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 44:2593-5. 2012
    ..The present study investigated the incidence and risk factors for anemia in the first year after transplantation and its effects on graft and patient outcomes...
  3. doi request reprint The effects of mineral metabolism markers on renal transplant outcomes
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 44:2567-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of the present work was to assess the association between calcium/phosphate mineral metabolism markers and graft outcomes...
  4. doi request reprint Achieving chronic kidney disease treatment targets in renal transplant recipients: results from a cross-sectional study in Spain
    Roberto Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplantation 87:1340-6. 2009
    ..The aim of this work was to investigate the prevalence of CKD-stages and whether the guidelines for general population (Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative) are routinely followed in kidney transplant in Spain...
  5. doi request reprint Patient outcomes after kidney allograft loss
    Roberto Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Ramon y Cajal Hospital, Alcala de Henares University, 28034 Madrid Spain
    Transplant Rev (Orlando) 22:62-72. 2008
    ..Complications during the first transplant such as BK virus nephropathy or lymphoproliferative diseases do not necessarily recur after the repeat transplant...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of osteoporosis, osteopenia, and vertebral fractures in long-term renal transplant recipients
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 39:2256-8. 2007
    ..The objective of the present work was to determine the incidence of osteopenia and osteoporosis versus vertebral fractures in renal transplant recipients with stable graft function and with a follow-up of at least 10 years...
  7. ncbi request reprint Posttransplant diabetes mellitus in renal allograft recipients: A prospective multicenter study at 2 years
    R Marcen
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 38:3530-2. 2006
    ..033) were associated with PTDM. In conclusions, the incidence of PTDM at 24 months in immunosuppressive protocols including MMF is about 22%, and it is associated with older age, increased BMI, and immnunosuppression with Tac...
  8. ncbi request reprint Conversion from cyclosporine microemulsion to tacrolimus in stable kidney transplant patients with hypercholesterolemia is related to an improvement in cardiovascular risk profile: a prospective study
    R Marcen
    Nephrology Service, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 38:2427-30. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in renal transplantation--current controversies
    Roberto Marcen
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:iii3-8. 2006
    ..Further studies are required to determine optimal regimens for minimizing cardiovascular risk in renal transplant recipients...
  10. ncbi request reprint High body mass index and posttransplant weight gain are not risk factors for kidney graft and patient outcome
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 39:2205-7. 2007
    ..Its effects on renal transplant outcomes are controversial. The aim of our present work was to investigate the impact of high body mass and posttransplant weight gain on patient and graft outcomes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lumbar bone mineral density in renal transplant patients on neoral and tacrolimus: a four-year prospective study
    Roberto Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Ctra Colmenar Viejo Km 9, 1, 28034 Madrid, Spain
    Transplantation 81:826-31. 2006
    ..This prospective study was designed to investigate the long-term evolution of bone mineral density (BMD) in kidney transplant recipients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes and C2 cyclosporin monitoring in maintenance renal transplant recipients: 1 year follow-up study
    Roberto Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:803-10. 2005
    ..The advantages of this policy beyond the first 12 months remain a matter of debate. The purpose of the present work was to evaluate the C2 target ranges on CsA monitoring after the first year in stable kidney transplant patients...
  13. doi request reprint [Retransplant]
    Roberto Marcen
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid
    Nefrologia 29:62-71. 2009
    ..Immunosuppressive therapy is similar to that used with first transplants. Lymphoproliferative diseases, BK virus nephropathy and primary glomerulonephritis do not preclude a second transplant (Evidence C)...
  14. doi request reprint Evolution of rejection rates and kidney graft survival: a historical analysis
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 41:2357-9. 2009
    ..The aim of the present work was to investigate the incidence of graft rejection and graft outcomes with various immunosuppressive protocols...
  15. ncbi request reprint Patients with a failed renal transplant
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Ramon y Cajal Hospital, University of Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain
    Minerva Urol Nefrol 63:35-44. 2011
    ..Recurrent diseases such as glomerulonephritis, lyphoproliferative diseases, BK virus nephopathy and previous non-adherence to the treatment do not necessarily preclude retransplantation...
  16. doi request reprint Effects of the new immunosuppressive agents on the occurrence of malignancies after renal transplantation
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, University of Alcala de Henares, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3055-7. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present study was to investigate the effects on the appearance of malignancies of 3 immunosuppressive periods: azathioprine (AZA), cyclosporine (CsA), and tacrolimus (TAC)...
  17. doi request reprint Immunosuppressive drugs in kidney transplantation: impact on patient survival, and incidence of cardiovascular disease, malignancy and infection
    Roberto Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Ramon y Cajal Hospital, Alcala de Henares University, Madrid, Spain
    Drugs 69:2227-43. 2009
    ..Preliminary results with belatacept suggest its safety and efficacy, and open new perspectives in the immunosuppression of de novo renal transplant recipients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Chronic kidney disease in renal transplant recipients
    R Marcen
    Servicios de Nefrología y Urología, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad de Alcala, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 37:3718-20. 2005
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Secondary hyperparathyroidism after kidney transplantation: a cross-sectional study
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 41:2391-3. 2009
    ..The purpose of the present study was to investigate the prevalence of hyperparathyroidism among a population of kidney graft recipients...
  20. doi request reprint Vitamin D deficiency in kidney transplant recipients: risk factors and effects of vitamin D3 supplements
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 41:2388-90. 2009
    ..These guidelines may also be applied to renal transplant recipients. The aim of the present study was to assess the vitamin D status and the effects of vitamin D3 supplements among a cohort of kidney graft recipients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Ischemic heart disease after renal transplantation in patients on cyclosporine in Spain
    Roberto Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    J Am Soc Nephrol 17:S286-90. 2006
    ..Emphasis should be placed on the need to stop smoking and to control hypertension and pre- and posttransplantation levels of serum cholesterol...
  22. ncbi request reprint Comparison of C0 and C2 cyclosporine monitoring in long-term renal transplant recipients
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 35:1780-2. 2003
    ..7%) had C0 <150 ng/mL and C2/C0 >5. We conclude that C2 in monitoring stable patients needs further evaluation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of the hemodynamic and respiratory parameters during laparoscopic versus open living donor nephrectomy: an experimental model
    J Saenz
    Urology Department, Hospital Fuenlabrada, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 39:2105-8. 2007
    ..66 vs 14.9 +/- 4.07 cm H2O). Laparoscopic nephrectomy caused an increase in CO and MAP and decreased SVR. Likewise there were elevations of RAP, ETCO2, and MV and a slight decrease in the "compliance."..
  24. ncbi request reprint One-center comparison between primary immunosuppression based on neoral cyclosporine and tacrolimus for renal transplantation
    J Pascual
    Servicios de Nefrologia, Urología y Anatomía Patológica, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 34:94-5. 2002
  25. ncbi request reprint Outcome of cadaveric renal transplant patients treated for 10 years with cyclosporine: is chronic allograft nephropathy the major cause of late graft loss?
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad de Alcala, Madrid, Espana
    Transplantation 72:57-62. 2001
    ..The introduction of cyclosporine (CsA) has improved the short-term outcome of renal transplantation, but its effect on the long-term survival is not well known...
  26. doi request reprint Complete switch to everolimus in long-term kidney transplants: evolution of the renal function
    A Fernandez
    Nephrology Service, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 41:2345-7. 2009
    ..The 27 patients, including 17 treated with tacrolimus and 10 with cyclosporine, who were controlled for at least 6 months were included in this study. Seventeen of them were diagnosed to display chronic allograft nephropathy (CAN)...
  27. doi request reprint Changes in visceral flow induced by laparoscopic and open living-donor nephrectomy: experimental model
    F J Burgos
    Urology, Nephrology, Experimental Surgery, General Surgery, and Anesthesiology Departments, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad de Alcala, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 41:2491-2. 2009
    ..With adequate intravascular volume expansion, no differences were observed in RBF between the laparoscopic and open approaches...
  28. ncbi request reprint Renal transplant recipient outcome after losing the first graft
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 35:1679-81. 2003
    ..We did not observe differences in patient survival between retransplant and relisted patients. Because the number of cases is limited, our results need to be confirmed by larger series...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prolonged delayed graft function decreases graft survival in transplant patients taking cyclosporine
    G Fernandez-Juarez
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 34:338-9. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Risk factors of ischemic heart disease after renal transplantation
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Ramon y Cajal, 12 Octubre Hospitals, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 34:394-5. 2002
  31. ncbi request reprint Effects of urodilatin on renal graft blood flow during ischemia-reperfusion syndrome in a pig autotransplant model
    J Pascual
    Servicios de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 34:56-7. 2002
  32. doi request reprint Risk factors for early renal graft thrombosis: a case-controlled study in grafts from the same donor
    Y Amezquita
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 40:2891-3. 2008
    ..No other recipient, donor, or perioperative factor was significantly associated with the complication. Our findings suggested that implantation of a right kidney might be followed by prophylactic anticoagulant or antiaggregant therapy...
  33. ncbi request reprint Mycophenolate mofetil tolerability and dose changes in tacrolimus-treated renal allograft recipients
    J Pascual
    Servicios de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 38:2398-9. 2006
    ..These adverse event-related changes were not associated with AREs, but produced deleterious effects on long-term graft function...
  34. doi request reprint Utilization of elderly kidney donors (>70 years) does not affect graft survival in the medium term
    C Galeano
    Nephrology Department, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:3935-7. 2010
    ..Earlier studies performed in Spain have shown the suitability of donors aged 60-65 years. In this single-center study, we evaluated our results using donors >70 years old...
  35. ncbi request reprint Influence of immunosuppression on the prevalence of cancer after kidney transplantation
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 35:1714-6. 2003
    ..Special attention must be devoted to older male patients with a long-term follow up to develop preventive and surveillance strategies...
  36. ncbi request reprint Variability of mycophenolate mofetil trough levels in stable kidney transplant patients
    A Fernandez
    Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 39:2185-6. 2007
    ..84 +/- 0.54 vs 1.46 +/- 0.44 mg/dL and 0.45 +/- 0.42 vs 0.19 +/- 0.14 g/L; P < .05). Therefore, great within-patient variability in trough MMF levels was associated with poor kidney function and proteinuria...
  37. ncbi request reprint Conversion from calcineurin inhibitors to everolimus in kidney transplant recipients with malignant neoplasia
    A Fernandez
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 38:2453-5. 2006
    ..Sudden switching from calcineurin inhibitors to everolimus is safe and may be used in long-term transplant recipients with malignancies. In patients with advanced chronic nephropathy this approach appeared to be less beneficial...
  38. ncbi request reprint Modifications of renal blood flow and serum interleukin levels induced by laparoscopic and open living donor nephrectomies for kidney transplant: an experimental study in pigs
    F J Burgos
    Urology Department, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 37:3676-8. 2005
    ..However, there was less increase in IL levels during laparoscopic than the open approach. The influence of these circumstances on graft function after kidney transplantation is not clearly established...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Present and future of kidney transplantation]
    F J Burgos
    Servicio de Urologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad Alcala, Madrid
    Actas Urol Esp 26:731-58. 2002
    ..Periodical exams for detecting the development of tumours are mandatory in this population. Finally, xenotransplantation is an attractive alternative, although immunological, infective and ethical barriers should previously be resolved...
  40. doi request reprint Cholecalciferol supplements improve vitamin D deficiency in renal transplant recipients
    S Jiménez Álvaro
    Department of Nefrología, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:2921-3. 2010
    ..Low doses of cholecalciferol improved vitamin D status and decreased iPTH levels at 12 months. Higher doses than those used in our study are needed to increase serum 25OHD concentrations above 30 ng/mL...
  41. doi request reprint Management of chronic kidney disease after renal transplantation: is it different from nontransplant patients?
    S Jiménez Álvaro
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 41:2409-11. 2009
    ..The purpose of the present study was to compare the management of CKD complications of transplant recipients and nontransplant patients...
  42. ncbi request reprint Interaction between omeprazole and tacrolimus in renal allograft recipients: a clinical-analytical study
    J Pascual
    Servicios de Nefrología y Urología, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 37:3752-3. 2005
    ..Despite possible competition or interaction at the molecular level, clinical management was not significantly affected in renal allograft recipients...
  43. ncbi request reprint A low incidence of new-onset insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus using tacrolimus in kidney recipients in Europe
    J Pascual
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 35:1760-1. 2003
    ..The tendency to employ lower oral doses of Tac, lower blood target levels, and a reduced steroid dose appear to minimize glucose disturbances in RT...
  44. ncbi request reprint Immunohumoral response during laparoscopic and open living donor nephrectomy: an experimental model
    J Saenz
    Urology Department, Hospital Fuenlabrada, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 39:2102-4. 2007
    ..The influence of these observations on ischemia-reperfusion injury or on immediate graft function after kidney transplantation has not been clearly established...
  45. doi request reprint Mycophenolate mofetil absorption quotient: interest to clinical practice
    A Fernandez
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 41:2317-9. 2009
    ..07 +/- 7.45.3 vs 5.28 +/- 4.9). The relationship between MMF dose and levels does not establish differences in kidney function and proteinuria among stable transplant patients; patients with diarrhea may show decreased absorption...
  46. ncbi request reprint Lumbar bone mineral density after kidney transplantation: a three-year prospective study
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 37:1466-7. 2005
    ..About one third of patients had bone loss during the first year after transplantation. We were unable to identify any risk factor for this complication in patients on low-dose steroids...
  47. doi request reprint Prophylaxis and treatment of cytomegalovirus infection postrenal transplantation in two Madrid units
    A Fernandez
    Nephrology Department, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 41:2416-8. 2009
    ..Complete prevention of cytomegalovirus (CMV) disease continues to be an unresolved problem in renal transplantation...
  48. ncbi request reprint Spanish experience with cyclosporine
    J Pascual
    Servicios de Nefrologia, Urología y Anatomía Patológica, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 36:117S-119S. 2004
    ..During the coming years, new drugs and protocols will allow even more optimized use...
  49. ncbi request reprint [Blood flow determination in vascular access with ionic dialysance]
    J L Merino
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid
    Nefrologia 26:481-5. 2006
  50. ncbi request reprint Self-expanding metallic ureteral stents for treatment of ureteral stenosis after kidney transplantation
    F J Burgos
    Department of Urology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad de Alcala, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 37:3828-9. 2005
    ..Nitinol ureteral stent implantation is an effective alternative for the treatment of ureteral stenosis in patients with chronic graft dysfunction or high surgical risk...
  51. doi request reprint [Treatment of uraemic anorexia with megestrol acetate]
    M Fernandez Lucas
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid
    Nefrologia 30:646-52. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of megestrol acetate, an appetite stimulant used in cancer patients, as a treatment for anorexia in dialysis patients...
  52. doi request reprint Endourologic implants to treat complex ureteral stenosis after kidney transplantation
    F J Burgos
    Department of Urology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad de Alcala, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 41:2427-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of nitinol stents and the Detour extra-anatomical ureteral bypass graft in treatment of ureteral stenosis after kidney transplantation...
  53. ncbi request reprint Post-kidney transplant surgical complications under new immunosuppressive regimens
    F J Burgos
    Urology Department, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 38:2445-7. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the use of mTOR inhibitor-based immunosuppressive regimens leads to a higher incidence of lymphoceles, while the use of MMF does not increase the incidence of surgical complications...
  54. ncbi request reprint Mycophenolate mofetil levels in stable kidney transplant recipients
    A Fernandez
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 39:2182-4. 2007
    ..They did not have discriminatory value at the time of determination or 3 months later. Nevertheless, low MMF levels could help recognize patients at risk of developing chronic nephropathy...
  55. ncbi request reprint [Temperature dialysate and hemodialysis tolerance]
    J L Teruel
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid
    Nefrologia 26:461-8. 2006
    ..At the end of that period, the clinical improvement remained unchanged. In summary, low temperature dialysate is particularly beneficial for highly symptomatic patients...
  56. ncbi request reprint [Predialysis arterial hypertension: risk factor for cardiovascular mortality during hemodialysis treatment]
    M Fernandez Lucas
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid
    Nefrologia 25:23-7. 2005
  57. ncbi request reprint Wisconsin and Celsior solutions in renal preservation: a comparative preliminary study
    R Marcen
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Facultad de Medicina de Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 37:1419-20. 2005
    ..069). Our results showed that C solution was equivalent to W solution with respect to DGF and primary function of kidneys. The differences in renal function may have been due to differences in donor and recipient ages...
  58. ncbi request reprint [Urea distribution volume calculated by ionic dialysance]
    J L Teruel
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid
    Nefrologia 26:121-7. 2006
    ..The aim of the present work was to analyse the concordance between the ionic dialysance and the direct dialysis quantification methods to estimate de urea distribution volume...
  59. ncbi request reprint [The Cockcroft-Gault equation is better than MDRD equation to estimate the glomerular filtration rate in patients with advanced chronic renal failure]
    J L Teruel
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Nefrologia 27:313-9. 2007
    ..We conclude that in our population with advanced chronic renal failure the classic CG equation is more accurate than the MDRD equation. Corrected CG equation has not any advantage respect to classic CG equation...
  60. ncbi request reprint Cytomegalovirus infection after renal transplantation: selective prophylaxis and treatment
    J Pascual
    Servicios de Nefrología y Urología, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 35:1756-7. 2003
    ..Despite these factors, our CMV infection rate and severity were similar to those reported with more aggressive protocols, with extended prophylaxis, preemptive therapy, or intense surveillance...
  61. ncbi request reprint Effect of hypertension before beginning dialysis on survival of hemodialysis patients
    Milagros Fernández Lucas
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Kidney Dis 41:814-21. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate the effect of hypertension before starting hemodialysis therapy on survival of patients without diabetes during renal replacement therapy...
  62. ncbi request reprint Cadaveric kidney transplantation for the elderly
    Julio Pascual
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, C Colmenar Km 9, 100, E 28034 Madrid, Spain
    Nephron 91:361-78. 2002
  63. ncbi request reprint [Control of the dialysis dose by ionic dialysance and bioimpedance]
    J L Teruel
    Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid
    Nefrologia 27:68-73. 2007
    ..If the Kt, determined by ionic dialysance, is divided by the V, estimated by bioelectrical impedance, a Kt/V at the end of dialysis session (Kt/VDiBi) is obtained...
  64. ncbi request reprint [Coronary disease in renal transplantation]
    R Marcen
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Ctra de Colmenar Viejo, Km 9, 1 28034 Madrid
    Nefrologia 22:12-9. 2002
  65. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience with everolimus (Certican) in elderly recipients: the "old-for-old" concept
    Julio Pascual
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplantation 79:S85-8. 2005
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience with everolimus (Certican): optimizing dose and tolerability
    Julio Pascual
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Transplantation 79:S80-4. 2005
    ..As a result of its mode of action, this class of agent (i.e., everolimus and sirolimus) is associated with certain adverse events (e.g., lymphocele, arthralgia, edema and hyperlipidemia)...
  67. ncbi request reprint Conversion to everolimus in a patient with arterial hypertension and recurrent cutaneous neoplasia--a case report
    Julio Pascual
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Carretera de Colmenar, Km9 100, 28034 Madrid, Spain
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:iii38-41. 2006
    ..Therefore, conversion to everolimus from CsA in a renal transplant recipient led to improvements in blood pressure and resolution of recurrent cutaneous neoplasia, with no evidence of rejection or changes in renal function...
  68. doi request reprint A randomized trial of basiliximab with three different patterns of cyclosporin A initiation in renal transplant from expanded criteria donors and at high risk of delayed graft function
    Amado Andres
    Nephrology Service, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Transplant 23:23-32. 2009
    ..Late onset group did not achieve improvement in DGF rate and showed a higher incidence of clinically treated and biopsy-proven acute rejection...
  69. ncbi request reprint Renal function: defining long-term success
    Julio Pascual
    Department of Nephrology, Ramon y Cajal Hospital, Ctra Colmenar Viejo Km9 1, Madrid 28034, Spain
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:vi3-vi7. 2004
    ..Consequently, the vast majority of renal transplant recipients maintain good long-term renal function with tacrolimus cornerstone immunosuppression without adopting CNI minimization or withdrawal strategies...
  70. ncbi request reprint Sudden death after arteriovenous fistula ligation in a renal transplant patient
    Julio Pascual
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Ann Vasc Surg 22:134-5. 2008
    ..We present a heart failure NYHA IV renal transplant patient with fatal evolution after surgical closure of her high-flow AV fistula...
  71. ncbi request reprint Very early serum creatinine as a surrogate marker for graft survival beyond 10 years
    Julio Pascual
    Nephrology Unit, Ramon y Cajal Hospital, Madrid, Spain
    J Nephrol 22:90-8. 2009
    ..Available studies of early serum creatinine (SCr) as a surrogate marker for long-term graft loss are multicenter, registry-based or limited to 5- to 7-year survival...
  72. doi request reprint [Evaluating renal function and indications for starting dialysis]
    Jose Luis Teruel
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid
    Nefrologia 29:38-43. 2009
    ..The patient who is going to be treated by dialysis peritoneal precise a very narrow follow-up to be able to programme the placement of the catheter peritoneal with a minimum of 15 days before beginning the training...
  73. ncbi request reprint [Metastasis in renal graft of primary renal adenocarcinoma]
    I Gómez García
    Servicio de Urologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid
    Actas Urol Esp 28:458-61. 2004
    ..C.C.) in the renal graft. This paper describes the case of a patient with a normally functioning renal transplant and A.C.R.D. who develops RCC in his own kidney, with metastasis in the renal graft...
  74. ncbi request reprint Uneventful thoracic healing with everolimus after aortic valve replacement
    Julio Pascual
    Department of Nephrology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:271-2. 2007
    ..Although the most advisable practice may be everolimus withdrawal during the perioperative period, everolimus was maintained with transient dose decrease without any wound healing problem...
  75. ncbi request reprint Influence of laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy in ischemia-reperfusion syndrome and renal function after kidney transplantation: an experimental study
    F J Burgos
    Department of Urology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Universidad Alcala, Madrid, Spain
    Transplant Proc 35:1664-5. 2003
    ..The decrease of creatinine was slower for the laparoscopic than for the open group during the first posttransplant week (2 vs 1.3 mg/dL on the first day and 1.4 vs 0.8 mg/dL on the seventh day posttransplant, respectively) (P<.05)...
  76. doi request reprint [Managing a failed kidney graft. Nephrectomy versus embolisation]
    Isabel Pérez-Flores
    Servicio de Nefrologia, Hospital Clinico San Carlos, Madrid
    Nefrologia 29:54-61. 2009
    ..This could be the first step unless the conditions enumerated in point 3 come up (Level evidence B). It is desirable to use prophylactic antibiotic before the embolization to avoid infectious complications (Level evidence B)...
  77. doi request reprint Salvage of accidentally sectioned peritoneal catheter: report of three cases
    Casandra Puig Hooper
    Nephrology Service, Interventional Nephrology Unit, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Alcala de Henares University, Madrid, Spain
    Semin Dial 22:677-8. 2009
    ..We report three cases of accidental cutting of the peritoneal catheter and present the steps taken to salvage the catheter without discontinuing the technique and avoiding withdrawal of the catheter...