Patrick Saudan

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality of care and survival of haemodialysed patients in western Switzerland
    Patrick Saudan
    Division of Nephrology, University Hospital, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:1975-81. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Renin-angiotensin system blockade and contrast-induced renal toxicity
    Patrick Saudan
    Division of Nephrology, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva Switzerland
    J Nephrol 21:681-5. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint [Nephrology]
    P Saudan
    Service de Nephrologie, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 8:41-5. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint [Nephrology]
    Patrick Saudan
    Service de Nephrologie, Departement de Medecine Interne, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 6:32-5. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Adding a dialysis dose to continuous hemofiltration increases survival in patients with acute renal failure
    P Saudan
    Nephrology Unit, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Kidney Int 70:1312-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint ACE inhibitors or angiotensin II receptor blockers in dialysed patients and erythropoietin resistance
    Patrick Saudan
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Geneva University Hospital, Switzerland
    J Nephrol 19:91-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Variability in quality of care among dialysis units in western Switzerland
    Patrick Saudan
    Division of Nephrology, University Hospital of Geneva, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:1854-63. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Contribution of interferon-γ release assays (IGRAs) to the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection after renal transplantation
    Karine Hadaya
    Division of Nephrology, Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland
    Transplantation 95:1485-90. 2013
  9. pmc Epoetin administrated after cardiac surgery: effects on renal function and inflammation in a randomized controlled study
    Sophie de Seigneux
    Service of Nephrology, Department of Medical Specialties, Geneva University Hospitals, Rue Gabrielle Perret Gentil 4, 1211, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Nephrol 13:132. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Long-term prognosis after acute kidney injury requiring renal replacement therapy
    Pierre Alain Triverio
    Service de Nephrologie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Geneva, Switzerland
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 24:2186-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality of care and survival of haemodialysed patients in western Switzerland
    Patrick Saudan
    Division of Nephrology, University Hospital, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:1975-81. 2008
    ..Many factors affect survival in haemodialysis (HD) patients. Our aim was to study whether quality of clinical care may affect survival in this population, when adjusted for demographic characteristics and co-morbidities...
  2. ncbi request reprint Renin-angiotensin system blockade and contrast-induced renal toxicity
    Patrick Saudan
    Division of Nephrology, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva Switzerland
    J Nephrol 21:681-5. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, it is a common practice in many centers to stop these drugs before coronarography. Our goal was to study whether renal function was affected in patients taking ACEIs or ARBs and undergoing a coronary angiogram...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Nephrology]
    P Saudan
    Service de Nephrologie, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 8:41-5. 2012
    ..There is no need to initiate dialysis in asymptomatic patients, and daily haemodialysis seems better than three times weekly hemodialysis. Finally, N-acetylcysteine does not prevent contrast nephropathy...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Nephrology]
    Patrick Saudan
    Service de Nephrologie, Departement de Medecine Interne, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 6:32-5. 2010
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  5. ncbi request reprint Adding a dialysis dose to continuous hemofiltration increases survival in patients with acute renal failure
    P Saudan
    Nephrology Unit, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Kidney Int 70:1312-7. 2006
    ..62) was not affected by the type of renal replacement therapy. These results suggest that increasing the dialysis dose especially for low molecular weight solutes confers a better survival in severely ill patients with ARF...
  6. ncbi request reprint ACE inhibitors or angiotensin II receptor blockers in dialysed patients and erythropoietin resistance
    Patrick Saudan
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Geneva University Hospital, Switzerland
    J Nephrol 19:91-6. 2006
    ..To examine whether angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEIs) or angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) are associated with a state of recombinant human erythropoietin (rHuEPO) resistance in hemodialyzed patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Variability in quality of care among dialysis units in western Switzerland
    Patrick Saudan
    Division of Nephrology, University Hospital of Geneva, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 20:1854-63. 2005
    ..We analysed variations in quality indicators among dialysis facilities in western Switzerland to identify opportunities for improving care for patients with end-stage kidney disease...
  8. doi request reprint Contribution of interferon-γ release assays (IGRAs) to the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection after renal transplantation
    Karine Hadaya
    Division of Nephrology, Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland
    Transplantation 95:1485-90. 2013
    ..Detecting LTBI in this population is therefore important to prevent active TB. The tuberculin skin test (TST) has a poor sensitivity in this setting...
  9. pmc Epoetin administrated after cardiac surgery: effects on renal function and inflammation in a randomized controlled study
    Sophie de Seigneux
    Service of Nephrology, Department of Medical Specialties, Geneva University Hospitals, Rue Gabrielle Perret Gentil 4, 1211, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Nephrol 13:132. 2012
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  10. doi request reprint Long-term prognosis after acute kidney injury requiring renal replacement therapy
    Pierre Alain Triverio
    Service de Nephrologie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Geneva, Switzerland
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 24:2186-9. 2009
    ..Data on the long-term survival and renal function of patients with acute kidney injury (AKI) treated with continuous renal replacement therapy are scarce...
  11. ncbi request reprint Safety of low-dose spironolactone administration in chronic haemodialysis patients
    Patrick Saudan
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University Hospital, Geneva Medical School, Geneva, Switzerland
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 18:2359-63. 2003
    ..We performed a study to assess whether low-dose spironolactone (3 x 25 mg/week) could be administered without inducing hyperkalaemia in haemodialysis patients...
  12. doi request reprint [Bisphosphonate-induced collapsing focal segmental glomerulosclerosis; two clinical cases and literature review]
    Valerie Jotterand
    Service de médecine interne générale, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Rue Micheli du Crest, 24, 1211 Geneve 14, Switzerland
    Nephrol Ther 5:134-8. 2009
    ..For patients with chronic kidney disease, introduction of bisphosphonates should be reconsidered given the risk of rapid progression to end stage renal disease and the lack of evidence for reduction of fracture risk in this population...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Acute renal failure in 2008]
    Belen Ponte
    Service de Nephrologie, Hôpital universitaire Ramon y Cajal, 28000 Madrid, Espagne
    Rev Med Suisse 4:568, 570-2, 574-5. 2008
    ..Therefore, earlier detection and prevention of frequent causes of acute renal failure in patients at risk are of paramount importance...
  14. ncbi request reprint [2013 update in nephrology]
    Sophie de Seigneux
    Service de Nephrologie, Département des spécialités médicales, HUG, 1211 Geneve
    Rev Med Suisse 10:74-7. 2014
    ..results about the use of calcimimetics to decrease cardiovascular mortality have been reported but there is good evidence that hemodiafiltration with high ultrafiltration volume can decrease significantly the mortality in these..
  15. ncbi request reprint I.v. N-acetylcysteine and emergency CT: use of serum creatinine and cystatin C as markers of radiocontrast nephrotoxicity
    Pierre Alexandre Poletti
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Geneva, 24, Rue Micheli du Crest, 1211 Geneve 14, Switzerland
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 189:687-92. 2007
    ..v. administration of N-acetylcysteine (NAC) on serum levels of creatinine and cystatin C, two markers of renal function, in patients with renal insufficiency who undergo emergency contrast-enhanced CT...
  16. doi request reprint [Drugs dosing in intensive care unit during continuous renal replacement therapy]
    Vincent Bourquin
    Service de Nephrologie, Departement de Medecine Interne, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve HUG, 1211 Geneve, Suisse
    Nephrol Ther 5:533-41. 2009
    ..Monitoring the plasma level of drug - when available - can establish a relation between the blood concentration and its effect; thus, facilitating drug dosing...
  17. doi request reprint Interferon-gamma release assays versus tuberculin skin testing for detection of latent tuberculosis in chronic haemodialysis patients
    Pierre Alain Triverio
    Division of Nephrology, Geneva University Hospital, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 24:1952-6. 2009
    ..End stage renal disease increases the risk of reactivating latent tuberculosis (LTBI). Interferon-gamma release assays (IGRA) are an alternative to the tuberculin skin test (TST) for detecting LTBI...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Paraproteinemia and renal diseases]
    Anne Pascale Grandjean
    Service de médecine interne générale, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 6:460-6. 2010
    ..Autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation remains the standard of care treatment for eligible patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Hypertension in pregnancy]
    Laurence Clivaz Mariotti
    Service de médecine communautaire, Departement de Medecine Interne, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 3:2012, 2015-6, 2018 passim. 2007
    ..Angiotensin converting enzymes inhibitors and angiotensin II receptor blockers are contraindicated, even during the first trimester of pregnancy. The prescription of diuretics during pregnancy should be avoided...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Is hyperuricemia involved in the pathogenesis of hypertension and renal insufficiency?]
    Soraya Hadjeres
    Service de médecine interne générale, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 5:451-2, 454-6. 2009
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction of patients on chronic haemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis
    Jean Blaise Wasserfallen
    University Hospital Lausanne Chuv, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 136:210-7. 2006
    ..In contrast to quality of life, patient satisfaction on chronic haemodialysis (HD) and peritoneal dialysis (PD) has only rarely been studied...
  22. ncbi request reprint Quality of life on chronic dialysis: comparison between haemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis
    Jean Blaise Wasserfallen
    University Hospital Lausanne, Switzerland
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:1594-9. 2004
    ..Quality of life (QOL) assessment in patients on chronic haemodialysis (HD) or peritoneal dialysis (PD) has only rarely been carried out with the generic Euroqol-5D questionnaire...