B L Laskin
Affiliation: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
- Early clinical indicators of transplant-associated thrombotic microangiopathy in pediatric neuroblastoma patients undergoing auto-SCTB L Laskin
Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
Bone Marrow Transplant 46:682-9. 2011..We suggest that careful attention to blood pressure and urinalysis will assist in the early diagnosis of TA-TMA, whereas serum creatinine seems to be an insensitive marker for this condition...
- Small vessels, big trouble in the kidneys and beyond: hematopoietic stem cell transplantation-associated thrombotic microangiopathyBenjamin L Laskin
Divisions of Nephrology and Hypertension, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
Blood 118:1452-62. 2011..We focus on TA-TMA as a distinct complication of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, emphasizing the central role of the kidney in this disease...
- Cost-efficient screening for BK virus in pediatric kidney transplantation: a single-center experience and review of the literatureB L Laskin
Nephrology and Hypertension Division, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Pediatr Transplant 14:589-95. 2010..We also conducted a cost analysis suggesting that urine PCR testing, as used by us, is not cost efficient in the detection of BKV. We conclude that plasma only-based PCR testing for BKV may be sufficient in most clinical settings...