B A Warady

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Mercy Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Darbepoetin alfa for the treatment of anemia in pediatric patients with chronic kidney disease
    Bradley A Warady
    The Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:1144-52. 2006
  2. pmc Blood pressure in children with chronic kidney disease: a report from the Chronic Kidney Disease in Children study
    Joseph T Flynn
    Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Hypertension 52:631-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Optimal care of the infant, child, and adolescent on dialysis: 2014 update
    Bradley A Warady
    Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Mo Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 64:128-42. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Paediatrics: Peritoneal dialysis for AKI--time may be of the essence
    Bradley A Warady
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Nat Rev Nephrol 8:498-500. 2012
  5. pmc Peritoneal dialysis prescription in children: bedside principles for optimal practice
    Michel Fischbach
    Pediatry 1, University Hospital, Avenue Moliere, Strasbourg Cedex, France
    Pediatr Nephrol 24:1633-42; quiz 1640, 1642. 2009
  6. pmc Dialysis-associated peritonitis in children
    Vimal Chadha
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nephrology, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, VA, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 25:425-40. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Single-dosage pharmacokinetics of sodium ferric gluconate complex in iron-deficient pediatric hemodialysis patients
    Bradley A Warady
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Nephrology, Children s Mercy Hospital, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:1140-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Morbidity and mortality in children with anemia at initiation of dialysis
    Bradley A Warady
    Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 18:1055-62. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Frequent hemodialysis in children
    Bradley A Warady
    The Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 14:297-303. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The short PET in pediatrics
    Bradley A Warady
    Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA
    Perit Dial Int 27:441-5. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Chronic Renal Insufficiency in NAPRTCS Patients
    Bradley Warady; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications70

  1. ncbi request reprint Darbepoetin alfa for the treatment of anemia in pediatric patients with chronic kidney disease
    Bradley A Warady
    The Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:1144-52. 2006
    ..31 g/dl (95% CI: -0.45, 1.07) between the means. These results, and the comparable safety profiles, demonstrate that darbepoetin alfa is non-inferior to rHuEpo in the treatment of anemia in pediatric patients with CKD...
  2. pmc Blood pressure in children with chronic kidney disease: a report from the Chronic Kidney Disease in Children study
    Joseph T Flynn
    Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Hypertension 52:631-7. 2008
    ..Treatment with angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors or angiotensin receptor blockers may improve BP control in these patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Optimal care of the infant, child, and adolescent on dialysis: 2014 update
    Bradley A Warady
    Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Mo Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 64:128-42. 2014
    ..In turn, the content of this article should provide the reader with valuable guidance toward the goal of providing optimal care to patients receiving dialysis. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Paediatrics: Peritoneal dialysis for AKI--time may be of the essence
    Bradley A Warady
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Nat Rev Nephrol 8:498-500. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Peritoneal dialysis prescription in children: bedside principles for optimal practice
    Michel Fischbach
    Pediatry 1, University Hospital, Avenue Moliere, Strasbourg Cedex, France
    Pediatr Nephrol 24:1633-42; quiz 1640, 1642. 2009
    ..An understanding of all of these principles is integral to the provision of clinically optimal PD...
  6. pmc Dialysis-associated peritonitis in children
    Vimal Chadha
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nephrology, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, VA, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 25:425-40. 2010
    ..The vast majority of patients are treated successfully and continue peritoneal dialysis, with the poorest outcome noted in patients with peritonitis secondary to Gram-negative organisms or fungi and in those with a relapsing infection...
  7. ncbi request reprint Single-dosage pharmacokinetics of sodium ferric gluconate complex in iron-deficient pediatric hemodialysis patients
    Bradley A Warady
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Nephrology, Children s Mercy Hospital, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:1140-6. 2007
    ..The clinical use of sodium ferric gluconate complex in iron-deficient pediatric patients receiving hemodialysis was recently approved. This study was designed to describe the pharmacokinetic parameters of the medication...
  8. ncbi request reprint Morbidity and mortality in children with anemia at initiation of dialysis
    Bradley A Warady
    Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 18:1055-62. 2003
    ..Further studies should ascertain whether anemia per se increases the risk of death or whether it is a marker for other conditions that shorten patient survival, such as chronic inflammation or recurrent infection...
  9. ncbi request reprint Frequent hemodialysis in children
    Bradley A Warady
    The Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 14:297-303. 2007
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  10. ncbi request reprint The short PET in pediatrics
    Bradley A Warady
    Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA
    Perit Dial Int 27:441-5. 2007
    ..While a shortened version of the PET has been used in adults and reliably characterizes peritoneal membrane transport capacity, no similar experience with children has been reported...
  11. ncbi request reprint "Flush before fill" in children receiving automated peritoneal dialysis
    Bradley A Warady
    Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA
    Perit Dial Int 23:493-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate the impact of the "flush before fill" technique on the frequency of peritonitis in children receiving automated peritoneal dialysis (APD)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Peritonitis in children who receive long-term peritoneal dialysis: a prospective evaluation of therapeutic guidelines
    Bradley A Warady
    Pediatric Nephrology, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 18:2172-9. 2007
    ..These data serve as the basis for new evidence-based guidelines. Modification of empiric therapy to include aminoglycosides should be considered...
  13. ncbi request reprint Iron therapy in the pediatric hemodialysis population
    Bradley A Warady
    Section of Pediatric Nephrology, Children s Mercy Hospital, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 19:655-61. 2004
    ..In summary, although both oral and i.v. iron maintained patients in an iron-replete state in this short-term study, only i.v. therapy allowed for a significant improvement in iron stores...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sodium ferric gluconate complex therapy in anemic children on hemodialysis
    Bradley A Warady
    The Children s Mercy Hospital, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:1320-7. 2005
    ..Administration of SFGC was safe and efficacious in the pediatric HD population. Given the equivalent efficacy of the two doses, an initial dosing regimen of 1.5 mg kg(-1) is recommended for pediatric HD patients...
  15. pmc Chronic kidney disease in children: the global perspective
    Bradley A Warady
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nephrology, The Childrens Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:1999-2009. 2007
    ..Additional efforts to define the epidemiology of pediatric CKD worldwide are necessary if a better understanding of the full extent of the problem, areas for study, and the potential impact of intervention is desired...
  16. ncbi request reprint Optimal care of the pediatric end-stage renal disease patient on dialysis
    B A Warady
    The Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 33:567-83. 1999
    ..Future clinical research efforts intended to address topics such as dialysis adequacy, anemia management, and growth should be encouraged...
  17. ncbi request reprint Sodium ferric gluconate complex maintenance therapy in children on hemodialysis
    Bradley A Warady
    The Children s Mercy Hospital, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:553-60. 2006
    ..0 mg/kg, not to exceed 125 mg, with subsequent adjustments made according to TSAT and/or serum ferritin levels...
  18. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal evaluation of transport kinetics in children receiving peritoneal dialysis
    B A Warady
    The Children s Mercy Hospital, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 13:571-6. 1999
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  19. ncbi request reprint Fungal peritonitis in children receiving peritoneal dialysis: a report of the NAPRTCS
    B A Warady
    The Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Kidney Int 58:384-9. 2000
    ..The rarity of fungal peritonitis (FP) in children receiving chronic peritoneal dialysis (PD) has limited the amount of information available regarding the risk factors and management associated with this infection...
  20. ncbi request reprint Should the DOQI adequacy guidelines be used to standardize peritoneal dialysis in children?
    B A Warady
    University of Missouri, School of Medicine, and The Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City 64108, USA
    Perit Dial Int 21:S174-8. 2001
    ..Only when anemia, nutrition, infection, growth, and quality of life are optimally managed in combination with effective dialysis can a clinician feel confident that the child on PD has been provided with needed and deserved care...
  21. pmc Relapsing peritonitis in children who undergo chronic peritoneal dialysis: a prospective study of the international pediatric peritonitis registry
    Jerome C Lane
    Division of Kidney Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60614, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:1041-6. 2010
    ..In this report, we present the IPPR results that pertain to relapsing peritonitis (RP)...
  22. doi request reprint Enterococcal peritonitis in children receiving chronic peritoneal dialysis
    Scott M Sutherland
    Stanford University Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Nephrology, 300 Pasteur Drive, Room G 306, Stanford, CA 94035, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:4048-54. 2010
    ..Enterococcus is an uncommon peritoneal pathogen in children receiving CPD but represents a potential therapeutic challenge due to its innate resistance to cephalosporins and emerging resistance to glycopeptides...
  23. ncbi request reprint What are the clinical correlates of adequate peritoneal dialysis?
    V Chadha
    Department of Nephrology, The Children s Mercy Hospital, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Semin Nephrol 21:480-9. 2001
    ..The review addresses the possible clinical correlates of dialysis adequacy in children that exist today and the additional data on the topic that needs to be collected in the future...
  24. ncbi request reprint Validation of PD Adequest 2.0 for pediatric dialysis patients
    B A Warady
    The Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 16:205-11. 2001
    ..These data suggest that the PD Adequest 2.0 for Windows program can predict urea and creatinine clearances with reasonable accuracy in pediatric PD patients, making it a valuable resource in prescription management...
  25. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for mortality in infants and young children on dialysis
    E G Wood
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Cardinal Glennon Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 37:573-9. 2001
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  26. ncbi request reprint Is growth a valid outcome measure of dialysis clearance in children undergoing peritoneal dialysis?
    V Chadha
    Section of Nephrology, Children s Mercy Hospital, University of Missouri, Kansas City 64108, USA
    Perit Dial Int 21:S179-84. 2001
    ..Our study evaluated growth as a clinical outcome measure of peritoneal dialysis (PD) adequacy in children with end-stage renal disease (ESRD)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Urea kinetic analysis of automated peritoneal dialysis allows calculation of a CAPD-equivalent Kt/V(urea)
    S J Schurman
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Nephrology, University of South Florida College of Medicine and All Children s Hospital, St Petersburg, Florida, USA
    Kidney Int 58:1318-24. 2000
    ..We have adapted a variable volume direct quantitation urea kinetic model (UKM) in an effort to assess DOQI APD guidelines...
  28. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal dialysis in children: challenges for the new millennium
    J T Flynn
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, C S Mott Children s Hospital, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Adv Ren Replace Ther 7:347-54. 2000
    ..The outcome of children receiving PD will be markedly improved only when ongoing and future research efforts reveal the optimal solutions to these important issues...
  29. ncbi request reprint Posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder in pediatric renal transplantation
    T Srivastava
    Section of Pediatric Nephrology, The Children s Mercy Hospital, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 13:748-54. 1999
    ..Since all but one of our patients were EBV seronegative at the time of transplant, vigilance is especially important for early detection of PTLD in this group of the pediatric renal transplant population...
  30. ncbi request reprint Comparison of single-pool and equilibrated Kt/V values for pediatric hemodialysis prescription management: analysis from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Clinical Performance Measures Project
    Stuart L Goldstein
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:1161-6. 2006
    ..20 difference in spKt/V and estimated eKt/V at higher Kt/V values, but Kt/V discordance rates only varied from 0.3 to 5.5% depending on the paired Kt/V values used...
  31. ncbi request reprint Assessment and treatment of short stature in pediatric patients with chronic kidney disease: a consensus statement
    John D Mahan
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, The Ohio State University COMPH, Columbus, OH, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:917-30. 2006
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  32. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive outcomes in children with chronic kidney disease: Current findings and contemporary endeavors
    Arlene C Gerson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University Medical Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 12:208-15. 2006
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  33. ncbi request reprint Vancomycin disposition following intraperitoneal administration in children receiving peritoneal dialysis
    Douglas L Blowey
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, University of Missouri at Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Perit Dial Int 27:79-85. 2007
    ..g., automated PD (APD)] and long-dwell [e.g., continuous ambulatory PD (CAPD)] PD...
  34. ncbi request reprint Prevention of peritonitis in children receiving peritoneal dialysis
    Ari Auron
    Section of Pediatric Nephrology, The Children s Mercy Hospital, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:578-85. 2007
    ..We conclude that measures to decrease the frequency of peritonitis can be successfully applied to children and should be incorporated as part of standard care...
  35. ncbi request reprint Outcome of infants born to women with chronic kidney disease
    Douglas L Blowey
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, University of Missouri at Kansas City, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 14:199-205. 2007
    ..Although congenital anomalies or long-term developmental issues do not appear to be a significant risk, these areas deserve further study, especially as newer immunosuppressive medications are employed in kidney transplant recipients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Gram-negative peritonitis in children undergoing long-term peritoneal dialysis
    Aleksandra Zurowska
    Department of Paediatric and Adolescent Nephrology and Hypertension, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:455-62. 2008
    ..The objective of this study is to evaluate the clinical presentation, early and late response to treatment, and identification of factors influencing the outcome of gram-negative peritonitis (GNP) in children...
  37. ncbi request reprint Use of rhGH in children with chronic kidney disease: lessons from NAPRTCS
    Mouin G Seikaly
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75235, and Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:1195-204. 2007
    ..80, 0.50, and 0.19 SDS, in CRI, dialysis, and transplant patients, respectively. Thus, rhGH can improve height gain in some children with CKD. The use of rhGH appears to be most effective in prepubertal children with CRI...
  38. pmc Design and methods of the Chronic Kidney Disease in Children (CKiD) prospective cohort study
    Susan L Furth
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Children s Center, Baltimore MD, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 1:1006-15. 2006
    ..The primary outcome is the rate of decline of GFR. The CKiD study will be the largest North American multicenter study of pediatric CKD...
  39. ncbi request reprint Recurrence of proteinuria following renal transplantation in congenital nephrotic syndrome of the Finnish type
    Tarak Srivastava
    Section of Nephrology, The Children s Mercy Hospital, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA, and Department of Biochemistry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:711-8. 2006
    ..This is the first report of increased Palb activity in recurrence of proteinuria following transplantation in NPHS1. We speculate the role of increased Palb activity in the recurrence of proteinuria following transplantation in NPHS1...
  40. ncbi request reprint How should chronic medical therapies be altered with the onset of end-stage renal disease and initiation of dialysis?
    Kathleen L Wyne
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75390 8857, USA
    Semin Dial 19:8-24. 2006
  41. ncbi request reprint Neurodevelopment of infants with end-stage renal disease: is it improving?
    Bradley A Warady
    Pediatr Transplant 6:5-7. 2002
  42. ncbi request reprint Chronic dialysis in children and adolescents. The 2001 NAPRTCS Annual Report
    Alicia M Neu
    The Jhons Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimere, Maryland, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 17:656-63. 2002
    ..There was also a modest, but significant, increase in hematocrit in the dialysis registry, as the median hematocrit at 6 months of follow-up was 31% in patients who started dialysis between 1997 and 2000 ( P<0.001)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of darbepoetin alfa in pediatric patients with chronic kidney disease
    Gary Lerner
    Division of Nephrology, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, 4650 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 17:933-7. 2002
    ..The mean terminal half-life of darbepoetin alfa in this study was approximately two- to fourfold longer than that previously reported for epoetin in pediatric patients...
  44. ncbi request reprint Anemia in pediatric hemodialysis patients: results from the 2001 ESRD Clinical Performance Measures Project
    Diane L Frankenfield
    Center for Beneficiary Choices, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Kidney Int 64:1120-4. 2003
    ..Despite improvements in dialysis care, anemia remains a problem in pediatric hemodialysis patients...
  45. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal analysis of intermediate outcomes in adolescent hemodialysis patients
    Alicia M Neu
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 2535, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 18:1172-6. 2003
    ..In summary, these longitudinal data demonstrate significant improvements in nearly all clinical parameters studied in these adolescent HD patients...
  46. ncbi request reprint Coping strategies utilized by adolescents with end stage renal disease
    Julia A Snethen
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, College of Nursing, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Nephrol Nurs J 31:41-9. 2004
    ..Personal characteristics of gender, transplant status, age, and religious views were significantly related to the coping strategies the adolescents reported using...
  47. ncbi request reprint Exercise capacity in pediatric patients with end-stage renal disease
    Anirut Pattaragarn
    Section of Pediatric Nephrology, Children s Mercy Hospital, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA
    Perit Dial Int 24:274-80. 2004
    ..To evaluate the correlation between exercise capacity and hemoglobin in pediatric patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) treated with automated peritoneal dialysis (APD) and hemodialysis...
  48. ncbi request reprint Growth in adolescent hemodialysis patients: data from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ESRD Clinical Performance Measures Project
    Alicia M Neu
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:1156-60. 2005
    ..Many adolescents who remain on hemodialysis have poor linear growth. Further evaluation is needed to delineate contributory factors and the possible underutilization of rhGH...
  49. ncbi request reprint Adolescent hemodialysis: results of the 2000 ESRD Clinical Performance Measures Project
    Diane L Frankenfield
    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services CMS, Center for Beneficiary Choices, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 17:10-5. 2002
    ..These data provide important information about the clinical status of adolescent hemodialysis patients in the United States. Continued data collection and analyses are planned to identify areas for potential improvement in patient care...
  50. ncbi request reprint Report of an NIH task force on research priorities in chronic kidney disease in children
    Russell W Chesney
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 50 North Dunlap, 38103 4909, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:14-25. 2006
  51. pmc Hemoglobin decline in children with chronic kidney disease: baseline results from the chronic kidney disease in children prospective cohort study
    Jeffrey J Fadrowski
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, David M Rubenstein Child Health Building, Room 3055, 200 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:457-62. 2008
    ..The level of glomerular filtration rate at which hemoglobin declines in chronic kidney disease is poorly described in the pediatric population...
  52. ncbi request reprint The international pediatric peritonitis registry: a global Internet-based initiative in pediatric dialysis
    Reinhard Feneberg
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, University Children s Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Perit Dial Int 25:S130-4. 2005
    ..The International Pediatric Peritonitis Registry (IPPR) was established in October 2001 as a global consortium of 47 pediatric dialysis centers in order to assess the validity of these guidelines...
  53. ncbi request reprint Impact of specialization of primary nephrologist on the care of pediatric hemodialysis patients
    Jeffrey J Fadrowski
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:115-21. 2006
    ..Children with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) receiving hemodialysis may have their care overseen primarily by a pediatric nephrologist or internal medicine (IM) nephrologist...
  54. ncbi request reprint Estimating total body water in children on the basis of height and weight: a reevaluation of the formulas of Mellits and Cheek
    Bruce Z Morgenstern
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:1884-8. 2002
    ..Actual TBW measurement in children on PD must still be determined to verify the use of these formulas and to accurately assess dialysis delivery and adequacy...
  55. ncbi request reprint Increased access to transplantation for blood group B cadaveric waiting list candidates by using A2 kidneys: time for a new national system?
    Paul W Nelson
    Saint Luke s Hospital and the University of Missouri, Kansas City, USA
    Am J Transplant 2:94-9. 2002
    ..55). These data support the national trial for additional OPOs to voluntarily allocate A2 and A2B kidneys preferentially to B waiting list candidates, thus increasing access of blood group B patients to renal transplantation...
  56. ncbi request reprint Flow cytometry beads rather than the antihuman globulin method should be used to detect HLA Class I IgG antibody (PRA) in cadaveric renal regraft candidates
    Christopher F Bryan
    Midwest Transplant Network, Westwood, KS 66205, USA
    Clin Transplant 16:15-23. 2002
    ..These data provided our histocompatibility laboratory with the rationale to stop performing the AHG PRA and perform only the flow Class I PRA method for regraft candidates...
  57. ncbi request reprint Citrate clearance in children receiving continuous venovenous renal replacement therapy
    Vimal Chadha
    Section of Pediatric Nephrology, The Children s Mercy Hospital, University of Missouri at Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 17:819-24. 2002
    ..Sufficient citrate clearance to prevent its toxic accumulation is achieved by convective clearance (CVVH) alone and diffusive clearance (CVVHDF) does not appear to be mandatory when utilizing citrate anticoagulation during CRRT...
  58. ncbi request reprint Anthropometric prediction of total body water in children who are on pediatric peritoneal dialysis
    Bruce Z Morgenstern
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Phoenix Children s Hospital, 1919 East Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85016, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 17:285-93. 2006
    ..In summary, a new set of anthropometric TBW prediction equations that are suited specifically for use in pediatric PD patients have been provided...
  59. doi request reprint Measuring health-related quality of life in children with ESRD: performance of the generic and ESRD-specific instrument of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory (PedsQL)
    Stuart L Goldstein
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:285-97. 2008
    ..Minimal data exist to describe health-related quality of life in children with end-stage renal disease (ESRD)...
  60. ncbi request reprint Frequent hemodialysis with NxStage system in pediatric patients receiving maintenance hemodialysis
    Stuart L Goldstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Renal, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:129-35. 2008
    ..Variable changes in proinflammatory cytokine levels were observed. We suggest that frequent HD with the NxStage system be considered for children who would benefit from home-based maintenance dialysis...
  61. ncbi request reprint The cimetidine protocol: a convenient, accurate, and inexpensive way to measure glomerular filtration rate
    Stanley Hellerstein
    Pediatr Nephrol 18:71-2. 2003
  62. ncbi request reprint Renal graft survival is not influenced by a positive flow B-cell crossmatch
    Christopher F Bryan
    Midwest Transplant Network, Westwood, KS 66205 1867, USA
    Clin Transplant 21:72-9. 2007
    ..The influence of a positive B-cell crossmatch on graft outcome in renal transplantation is controversial...
  63. ncbi request reprint ABO blood group influences a candidate's likelihood of receiving an HLA zero antigen mismatch kidney
    Christopher F Bryan
    Midwest Transplant Network, Westwood, KS, USA
    Clin Transplant 18:55-60. 2004
    ..The national HLA-0 mm kidney allocation sharing system's imbalance by ABO blood group could be partially resolved in the future by allocating HLA-0 mm blood group A(2) kidneys to B patients...
  64. ncbi request reprint Use of the multipurpose drainage catheter for the provision of acute peritoneal dialysis in infants and children
    Ari Auron
    Section of Pediatric Nephrology, The Children s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, University of Missouri at Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 49:650-5. 2007
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  65. ncbi request reprint Plasma cell-rich acute cellular rejection of a transplanted kidney associated with antibody to the red cell Kidd antigen
    Marilyn S Hamilton
    Department of Pathology, The Children s Mercy Hospital and Clinics, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 10:974-7. 2006
    ..This antibody was formed without a history of a recent blood transfusion or exposure to intravenous immunoglobulin. The role this antibody could have in the rejection of the transplant is discussed...
  66. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of pediatric chronic kidney disease
    Vimal Chadha
    Section of Nephrology, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, VA, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 12:343-52. 2005
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint Successful renal transplantation despite low levels of donor-specific HLA class I antibody without IVIg or plasmapheresis
    Christopher F Bryan
    Midwest Transplant Network, Westwood, KS 66205 1867, USA
    Clin Transplant 20:563-70. 2006
    ....
  68. ncbi request reprint Nephrogenic fibrosing dermopathy in children
    Ari Auron
    Section of Pediatric Nephrology, The Children s Mercy Hospital, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas, MO, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:1307-11. 2006
    ..There is no curative treatment currently available and very few cases have been reported in children. We hereby report two cases so as to alert pediatric health care providers about the existence of this disorder...
  69. ncbi request reprint HLA points assigned in cadaveric kidney allocation should be revisited: an analysis of HLA class II molecularly typed patients and donors
    Christopher F Bryan
    Midwest Transplant Network, Westwood, KS, USA
    Am J Transplant 3:459-64. 2003
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Improving access to kidney transplantation without decreasing graft survival: long-term outcomes of blood group A2/A2B deceased donor kidneys in B recipients
    Christopher F Bryan
    Midwest Transplant Network, Westwood, KS 66205, USA
    Transplantation 80:75-80. 2005
    ..However, this practice is controversial, and long-term data are lacking. This study analyzed the long-term outcomes of A2/A2B deceased donor kidneys transplanted into selected B recipients...

Research Grants2

  1. Chronic Renal Insufficiency in NAPRTCS Patients
    Bradley Warady; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..