Faissal Tarrass

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of water shortages on health and human development
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Hospital Princess Lala Meryem 92000 Larache, Morocco
    Perspect Public Health 132:240-4. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Water conservation: an emerging but vital issue in hemodialysis therapy
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Hemodialysis, Larache Hospital Center, Larache, Morocco
    Blood Purif 30:181-5. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Current understanding of ozone use for disinfecting hemodialysis water treatment systems
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Dialysis, Hospital Princess Lala Meryem, Larache, Morocco
    Blood Purif 30:64-70. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Marked facial enlargement in secondary hyperparathyroidism
    Meryem Benjelloun
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Ibn Rochd University Hospital Center, 20100 Casablanca, Morocco
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:3082-3. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Recycling wastewater after hemodialysis: an environmental analysis for alternative water sources in arid regions
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Hassani Hospital Center, Nador, Morocco
    Am J Kidney Dis 52:154-8. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Severe jaw enlargement associated with uremic hyperparathyroidism
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Hassani Hospital, Nador, Morocco
    Hemodial Int 12:316-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Heart valve calcifications in patients with end-stage renal disease: analysis for risk factors
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Ibn Rochd University Hospital Center, Casablanca, Morocco
    Nephrology (Carlton) 11:494-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Optimizing hypertension control in hemodialysis patients: a proposed management strategy
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Ibn Rochd University Hospital Center, 20100 Casablanca, Morocco
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 18:355-60. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Chronic lead poisoning: a "forgotten" cause of renal disease
    Meryem Benjelloun
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Ibn Rochd University Hospital Center, Casablanca, Morocco
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 18:83-6. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Doppler echocardiograph evaluation of pulmonary hypertension in patients undergoing hemodialysis
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Ibn Rochd University Hospital Center, Casablanca, Morrocco
    Hemodial Int 10:356-9. 2006

Collaborators

  • Ghislaine Medkouri
  • Meryem Benjelloun
  • Benyounes Ramdani
  • Khadija Hachim
  • Mohamed Benghanem Gharbi
  • Laila Alaoui
  • Mohamed Gharbi Benghanem

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of water shortages on health and human development
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Hospital Princess Lala Meryem 92000 Larache, Morocco
    Perspect Public Health 132:240-4. 2012
    ..6 million deaths every year from diseases associated with lack of access to safe drinking water, inadequate sanitation and poor hygiene. In this paper we review the impact of water shortages on health and human development...
  2. doi request reprint Water conservation: an emerging but vital issue in hemodialysis therapy
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Hemodialysis, Larache Hospital Center, Larache, Morocco
    Blood Purif 30:181-5. 2010
    ..This article reviews the current water conservation techniques in hemodialysis and the potential benefits drawn when using this technology...
  3. doi request reprint Current understanding of ozone use for disinfecting hemodialysis water treatment systems
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Dialysis, Hospital Princess Lala Meryem, Larache, Morocco
    Blood Purif 30:64-70. 2010
    ..This study aims to review the literature on the application of ozone in the disinfection of water treatment systems for hemodialysis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Marked facial enlargement in secondary hyperparathyroidism
    Meryem Benjelloun
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Ibn Rochd University Hospital Center, 20100 Casablanca, Morocco
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:3082-3. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Recycling wastewater after hemodialysis: an environmental analysis for alternative water sources in arid regions
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Hassani Hospital Center, Nador, Morocco
    Am J Kidney Dis 52:154-8. 2008
    ..A cost-benefit analysis is also performed through comparison of intended cost with that of seawater desalination, which is widely used in irrigation...
  6. doi request reprint Severe jaw enlargement associated with uremic hyperparathyroidism
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Hassani Hospital, Nador, Morocco
    Hemodial Int 12:316-8. 2008
    ..This report describes a localized enlargement of the mandible due to a brown tumor in a patient undergoing chronic hemodialysis. Literature on jaw involvement in secondary hyperparathyroidism is reviewed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Heart valve calcifications in patients with end-stage renal disease: analysis for risk factors
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Ibn Rochd University Hospital Center, Casablanca, Morocco
    Nephrology (Carlton) 11:494-6. 2006
    ..Our aims were to determine the prevalence of VC in our maintenance haemodialysis (HD) population and to examine some possible aetiologic factors for its occurrence...
  8. ncbi request reprint Optimizing hypertension control in hemodialysis patients: a proposed management strategy
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Ibn Rochd University Hospital Center, 20100 Casablanca, Morocco
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 18:355-60. 2007
    ..The purpose of the study was to assess the efficiency of a goal-oriented therapeutic strategy in lowering blood pressure and reducing the need for antihypertensive medications in 168 patients undergoing long-term hemodialysis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Chronic lead poisoning: a "forgotten" cause of renal disease
    Meryem Benjelloun
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Ibn Rochd University Hospital Center, Casablanca, Morocco
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 18:83-6. 2007
    ..A high index of suspicion for lead intoxication in chronic kidney disease patients should be practiced, especially in patients with hyperuricemia. Chelation of lead urinary excretion is helpful in the diagnosis of this disease...
  10. ncbi request reprint Doppler echocardiograph evaluation of pulmonary hypertension in patients undergoing hemodialysis
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Ibn Rochd University Hospital Center, Casablanca, Morrocco
    Hemodial Int 10:356-9. 2006
    ..The role of the vascular access, anemia, or secondary hyperparathyroidism as the etiology of PH in HD patients did not hold in this study...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Transfusion-transmitted virus (TTV) and renal failure]
    Faissal Tarrass
    Service d Hemodialyse, hôpitaux Drôme Nord Site de Romans, BP 1002, route du Tain, 26100 Romans sur Isère, France
    Nephrol Ther 2:176-82. 2006
    ..This paper reviews, characterization of the virus, the history of its discovery, taxonomy and identification. Current status of TTV infection in patients with renal diseases are also summarised...
  12. ncbi request reprint Ehlers-Danlos syndrome coexisting with juvenile nephronophtisis
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology, Ibn Rochd Hospital, Casablanca, Morocco
    Nephrology (Carlton) 11:117-9. 2006
    ..Further evaluation identified hypermobile joints and hyperextensible skin, which led to the diagnosis of the EDS. These data suggest that patients with EDS need to be evaluated carefully for the presence of renal anomalies...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Acute renal failure secondary to the transurethral resection of the prostate syndrome]
    Faissal Tarrass
    Servicio de Nefrología y Diálisis, Hospital Universitario Ibn Rochd, Casablanca, Marruecos
    Arch Esp Urol 60:84-5. 2007
    ..However acute renal failure, known to be a clinical presentation of some TURP syndromes was less discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Calcareous degeneration of the eye--an unusual complication of uraemic hyperparathyroidism
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Ibn Rochd University Hospital Center, Casablanca, Morocco
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:3330. 2006
  15. doi request reprint Acute abdomen caused by spontaneous renal cyst rupture in an ADPKD haemodialysed patient
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Hassani General Hospital, Nador, Morocco
    Nephrology (Carlton) 13:177-8. 2008
  16. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous kidney rupture--an unusual complication of Wegener's granulomatosis
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Ibn Rochd University Hospital Center, 20100 Casablanca, Morocco
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:280. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint End-stage renal disease following carboplatin chemotherapy for a nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Ibn Rochd University Hospital Center, Casablanca, Morocco
    Ren Fail 29:1049-51. 2007
    ..The authors report a case of definitive renal failure secondary to carboplatin chemotherapy for a nasopharyngeal carcinoma. The mechanisms that give rise to the chronic nephropathy are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cauda equina compression revealing brown tumor of the spine in a long-term hemodialysis patient
    Faissal Tarrass
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Ibn Rochd University Hospital Center, 20100 Casablanca, Morocco
    Joint Bone Spine 73:748-50. 2006
    ..Emergent decompressive surgery is required to remove pressure on neurological structures and to stabilize the spine...