Albert Power

Summary

Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi Renal impairment reduces the efficacy of thrombolytic therapy in acute ischemic stroke
    Albert Power
    Imperial Renal and Transplant Center, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    Cerebrovasc Dis 35:45-52. 2013
  2. doi Appraising stroke risk in maintenance hemodialysis patients: a large single-center cohort study
    Albert Power
    Hemodialysis Research Group, Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Center, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Hammersmith Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Kidney Dis 59:249-57. 2012
  3. doi Long-term Tesio catheter access for hemodialysis can deliver high dialysis adequacy with low complication rates
    Albert Power
    Haemodialysis Research Group, Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Institute, West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Hammersmith Hospital, Du Cane Road, London W12 0HS, United Kingdom
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:631-7. 2011
  4. doi Intracranial arterial calcification is highly prevalent in hemodialysis patients but does not associate with acute ischemic stroke
    Albert Power
    West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Institute, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
    Hemodial Int 15:256-63. 2011
  5. doi Ten-year patient survival on maintenance haemodialysis: association with treatment time and dialysis dose
    Seema Singh
    Imperial College Renal and Transplant Centre, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    J Nephrol 26:763-70. 2013
  6. doi Translumbar central venous catheters for long-term haemodialysis
    Albert Power
    Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Institute, West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Imperial College Healthcare Trust, Hammersmith Hospital, DuCane Road, London W12 0HS, UK
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:1588-95. 2010
  7. doi High but stable incidence of subdural haematoma in haemodialysis--a single-centre study
    Albert Power
    West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, DuCane Road, London W12 0HS, UK
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:2272-5. 2010
  8. doi Pre-emptive replacement of water treatment components improves responsiveness to erythropoiesis-stimulating agents in maintenance haemodialysis patients: a quality improvement report
    Seema K Singh
    Imperial College Renal and Transplant Centre, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    Blood Purif 36:265-73. 2013
  9. doi Comparison of Tesio and LifeCath twin permanent hemodialysis catheters: the VyTes randomized trial
    Albert Power
    Hemodialysis Research Group, Imperial College Renal and Transplant Center, Hammersmith Hospital, London UK
    J Vasc Access 15:108-15. 2014
  10. doi Screening for transient ischemic attacks in hemodialysis patients
    Albert Power
    Imperial College Renal and Transplant Center, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Hammersmith Hospital, London UK
    J Nephrol 26:919-24. 2013

Collaborators

  • Damien R Ashby
  • Nicola Kumar
  • David Cohen
  • Michelle Willicombe
  • David Taube
  • Neill Duncan
  • Seema K Singh
  • Peter Choi
  • Seema Singh
  • Dawn Goodall
  • Candice Clarke
  • Adam G McLean
  • Simon Beagle
  • Thomas Cairns
  • Adam McLean
  • Margaret Nevin
  • Claire Edwards
  • Megan Griffith
  • Andrew Palmer
  • Marina Loucaidou
  • Richard Corbett

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi Renal impairment reduces the efficacy of thrombolytic therapy in acute ischemic stroke
    Albert Power
    Imperial Renal and Transplant Center, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    Cerebrovasc Dis 35:45-52. 2013
    ..We therefore examined the impact of renal impairment on clinical outcomes with thrombolysis within the current 4.5-hour therapeutic window...
  2. doi Appraising stroke risk in maintenance hemodialysis patients: a large single-center cohort study
    Albert Power
    Hemodialysis Research Group, Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Center, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Hammersmith Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Kidney Dis 59:249-57. 2012
    ..Factors influencing stroke risk by subtype and subsequent prognosis are poorly described in the literature...
  3. doi Long-term Tesio catheter access for hemodialysis can deliver high dialysis adequacy with low complication rates
    Albert Power
    Haemodialysis Research Group, Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Institute, West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Hammersmith Hospital, Du Cane Road, London W12 0HS, United Kingdom
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:631-7. 2011
    ....
  4. doi Intracranial arterial calcification is highly prevalent in hemodialysis patients but does not associate with acute ischemic stroke
    Albert Power
    West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Institute, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
    Hemodial Int 15:256-63. 2011
    ..The mechanisms underlying the high incidence of ischemic stroke in this patient group require further comprehensive study...
  5. doi Ten-year patient survival on maintenance haemodialysis: association with treatment time and dialysis dose
    Seema Singh
    Imperial College Renal and Transplant Centre, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    J Nephrol 26:763-70. 2013
    ..Analyses of national registry-based datasets have demonstrated the association of longer haemodialysis treatment times with lowered mortality risk...
  6. doi Translumbar central venous catheters for long-term haemodialysis
    Albert Power
    Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Institute, West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Imperial College Healthcare Trust, Hammersmith Hospital, DuCane Road, London W12 0HS, UK
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:1588-95. 2010
    ..Lack of conventional venous access routes mandates the use of alternative strategies such as the translumbar approach...
  7. doi High but stable incidence of subdural haematoma in haemodialysis--a single-centre study
    Albert Power
    West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, DuCane Road, London W12 0HS, UK
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:2272-5. 2010
    ..The prognosis remains poor with 40% mortality at 30 days. The extent of this problem in non-US populations has not been described in the literature...
  8. doi Pre-emptive replacement of water treatment components improves responsiveness to erythropoiesis-stimulating agents in maintenance haemodialysis patients: a quality improvement report
    Seema K Singh
    Imperial College Renal and Transplant Centre, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    Blood Purif 36:265-73. 2013
    ..These benefits were derived in the absence of haemolysis or significant changes in water quality. Renewal of water system components should be conducted even in the absence of proven microbiological and chemical failure...
  9. doi Comparison of Tesio and LifeCath twin permanent hemodialysis catheters: the VyTes randomized trial
    Albert Power
    Hemodialysis Research Group, Imperial College Renal and Transplant Center, Hammersmith Hospital, London UK
    J Vasc Access 15:108-15. 2014
    ..The authors studied the immediate and long-term performance and complications of two twin-catheter systems, the Tesio catheter (TC) and the LifeCath Twin (LC), to inform clinical practice...
  10. doi Screening for transient ischemic attacks in hemodialysis patients
    Albert Power
    Imperial College Renal and Transplant Center, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Hammersmith Hospital, London UK
    J Nephrol 26:919-24. 2013
    ..We systematically screened hemodialysis patients for TIA to estimate its incidence and determine whether there was significant scope to reduce subsequent strokes by risk modification...
  11. doi Sodium citrate versus heparin catheter locks for cuffed central venous catheters: a single-center randomized controlled trial
    Albert Power
    Haemodialysis Research Group, Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Institute, West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:1034-41. 2009
    ..Studies of its use as a catheter lock have suggested its efficacy in preventing infection and bleeding complications compared with sodium heparin...
  12. pmc Bacteremia associated with tunneled hemodialysis catheters: outcome after attempted salvage
    Damien R Ashby
    Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Institute, Hammersmith Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 4:1601-5. 2009
    ....
  13. doi Incidence, risk factors, and outcomes of stroke post-transplantation in patients receiving a steroid sparing immunosuppression protocol
    Michelle Willicombe
    Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Centre, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
    Clin Transplant 29:18-25. 2015
    ..03 (1.85-8.79), p < 0.001. This study has identified subgroups of patients who are at increased risk of CVA post-transplant in patients otherwise receiving a steroid sparing immunosuppression protocol. ..
  14. doi Haemodialysis: hospital or home?
    Albert Power
    Imperial College Renal and Transplant Centre, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
    Postgrad Med J 90:92-7. 2014
    ..An increasing emphasis on empowering patient choice and promoting self-management of chronic illness is a powerful driver for the expansion of home haemodialysis programmes in the UK and internationally. ..