Robert M Perkins

Summary

Affiliation: Geisinger Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Renal replacement therapy in austere environments
    Christina M Yuan
    Nephrology Service, Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20012, USA
    Int J Nephrol 2011:748053. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Variability in estimated glomerular filtration rate is an independent risk factor for death among patients with stage 3 chronic kidney disease
    Robert M Perkins
    Nephrology Department, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania 17822, USA
    Kidney Int 82:1332-8. 2012
  3. pmc GFR decline and mortality risk among patients with chronic kidney disease
    Robert M Perkins
    Henry Hood Center for Health Research, MC 44 00, 100 North Academy Avenue, Danville, PA 17822, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:1879-86. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Bisphosphonate therapy, death, and cardiovascular events among female patients with CKD: a retrospective cohort study
    James E Hartle
    Nephrology Department, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 59:636-44. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Increased risk of death and de novo chronic kidney disease following reversible acute kidney injury
    Ion D Bucaloiu
    Department of Nephrology, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania, USA
    Kidney Int 81:477-85. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Effect of pentoxifylline on GFR decline in CKD: a pilot, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    Robert M Perkins
    Nephrology Service, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, WA 98431, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:606-16. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury in the critically ill, morbidly obese patient: diagnostic and therapeutic challenges in a unique patient population
    Ion D Bucaloiu
    Department of Nephrology, Geisinger Medical Center, 100 North Academy Avenue, Danville, PA 17822, USA
    Crit Care Clin 26:607-24. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Hyperkalemia after packed red blood cell transfusion in trauma patients
    Matthew C Aboudara
    Department of Internal Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Trauma 64:S86-91; discussion S91. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Thrombotic microangiopathy in United States long-term dialysis patients
    Robert M Perkins
    Nephrology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, and Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:191-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and peritoneal dialysis: "exceptions to the exception" in reverse epidemiology?
    Kevin C Abbott
    Nephrology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D C, USA
    Semin Dial 20:561-5. 2007

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Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Renal replacement therapy in austere environments
    Christina M Yuan
    Nephrology Service, Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20012, USA
    Int J Nephrol 2011:748053. 2011
    ..Austere" dialysis, as such, is defined as the provision of renal replacement therapy in any setting in which traditional, first-world therapies and resources are limited, incapacitated, or nonexistent...
  2. doi request reprint Variability in estimated glomerular filtration rate is an independent risk factor for death among patients with stage 3 chronic kidney disease
    Robert M Perkins
    Nephrology Department, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania 17822, USA
    Kidney Int 82:1332-8. 2012
    ..The prognostic utility of complementing existing risk stratification metrics with dynamic changes in GFR among patients with CKD warrants investigation...
  3. pmc GFR decline and mortality risk among patients with chronic kidney disease
    Robert M Perkins
    Henry Hood Center for Health Research, MC 44 00, 100 North Academy Avenue, Danville, PA 17822, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:1879-86. 2011
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  4. doi request reprint Bisphosphonate therapy, death, and cardiovascular events among female patients with CKD: a retrospective cohort study
    James E Hartle
    Nephrology Department, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 59:636-44. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that bisphosphonate therapy would reduce the risk of mortality and cardiovascular events in this population...
  5. doi request reprint Increased risk of death and de novo chronic kidney disease following reversible acute kidney injury
    Ion D Bucaloiu
    Department of Nephrology, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania, USA
    Kidney Int 81:477-85. 2012
    ..91). Thus, a resolved episode of hospital-associated acute kidney injury has important implications for the longitudinal surveillance of patients without preexisting, clinically evident kidney disease...
  6. doi request reprint Effect of pentoxifylline on GFR decline in CKD: a pilot, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    Robert M Perkins
    Nephrology Service, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, WA 98431, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:606-16. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that pentoxifylline would slow the estimated GFR decrease in patients with chronic kidney disease at high risk of progression...
  7. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury in the critically ill, morbidly obese patient: diagnostic and therapeutic challenges in a unique patient population
    Ion D Bucaloiu
    Department of Nephrology, Geisinger Medical Center, 100 North Academy Avenue, Danville, PA 17822, USA
    Crit Care Clin 26:607-24. 2010
    ..Lastly, the authors review some of the challenges and limitations in providing renal support to critically ill MO individuals, and identify potential areas for future research in this population...
  8. doi request reprint Hyperkalemia after packed red blood cell transfusion in trauma patients
    Matthew C Aboudara
    Department of Internal Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Trauma 64:S86-91; discussion S91. 2008
    ..We analyzed a cohort of trauma patients to ascertain the impact of component product transfusion upon plasma potassium values...
  9. ncbi request reprint Thrombotic microangiopathy in United States long-term dialysis patients
    Robert M Perkins
    Nephrology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, and Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:191-6. 2006
    ..The incidence, risk factors, recurrence rates and prognosis of thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA) among long-term dialysis patients in the United States have not been previously described in a national population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and peritoneal dialysis: "exceptions to the exception" in reverse epidemiology?
    Kevin C Abbott
    Nephrology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D C, USA
    Semin Dial 20:561-5. 2007
    ..At present, the levels of lipids and blood pressure which are best associated with survival in PD patients are not well-defined...
  11. ncbi request reprint Bisphosphonates and mortality in women with CKD and the presence or absence of cardiovascular disease
    Robert M Perkins
    Geisinger Center for Health Research, Danville, Pennsylvania, Nephrology Department and, Division of Medicine, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 9:874-80. 2014
    ..Whether a prior cardiovascular event (myocardial infarction, stroke, or heart failure) modifies this association is unknown...
  12. ncbi request reprint Parathyroidectomy versus cinacalcet hydrochloride-based medical therapy in the management of hyperparathyroidism in ESRD: a cost utility analysis
    Rajeev Narayan
    Division of Nephrology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 49:801-13. 2007
    ..Newer calcimimetic agents, such as cinacalcet, may be an alternative, but raise the possibility of indefinite medical treatment that also would increase costs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of beta-blockers and aspirin after myocardial infarction by patient renal function in the Department of Defense health care system
    Kevin C Abbott
    Nephrology Service, Clinical Information System, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:593-603. 2006
    ..Whether the previously reported underutilization of standard-of-care medications in the management of patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) persists in more recent years or differs by ward of admission has not been reported...
  14. ncbi request reprint Resuscitative hyperkalemia in noncrush trauma: a prospective, observational study
    Robert M Perkins
    Department of Internal Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:313-9. 2007
    ..Given the arrhythmic risks of hyperkalemia, particular caution is necessary with trauma patients who present with plasma potassium levels > 4.0 mmol/L and require aggressive transfusion support...
  15. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury and ESRD management in austere environments
    Gaurav Raman
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 19:149-57. 2012
    ..The article intends to increase awareness about nephrology care of disaster victims, among nephrology and non-nephrology providers alike...
  16. pmc Fat-free weight prediction in morbidly obese females
    Ion D Bucaloiu
    Department of Nephrology, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA
    Int J Nephrol Renovasc Dis 4:149-55. 2011
    ..Precise estimation of creatinine clearance in obese individuals relies on the appropriate assessment of lean body weight (LBW). Anthropometric methods of predicting LBW have not been validated in morbidly obese populations...
  17. pmc Death and cardiovascular events after bacteriuria among adult women with chronic kidney disease
    Susmitha Dhanyamraju
    Department of Nephrology, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA, USA
    Int J Nephrol Renovasc Dis 5:143-50. 2012
    ..The impact of bacteriuria on mortality and cardiovascular risk has not been previously reported for patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Successful CAVH in an austere environment using readily available disposable hospital supplies
    Robert M Perkins
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nephrology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:1241-6. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint Dipsogenic diabetes insipidus: report of a novel treatment strategy and literature review
    Robert M Perkins
    Department of Medicine Nephrology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Clin Exp Nephrol 10:63-7. 2006
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