Affiliation: Staten Island University Hospital
- Increased breast calcifications in women with ESRD on dialysis: implications for breast cancer screeningMario Castellanos
Departments of Medicine and Radiology, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 48:301-6. 2006..In this study, we compare mammograms and the workup of abnormal calcifications of women on hemodialysis with that of women with normal renal function...
- Effect of parathyroid hormone and teriparatide on immune function of human adherent and non-adherent leukocytesM Castellanos
Medical Research, Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
Clin Nephrol 74:83-90. 2010..Except for inhibition of lymphocyte proliferation at the highest dose of PTH tested, our data demonstrate no direct effect of PTH and two peptide fragment on immune function...
- Fasting hyperglycemia upon hospital admission is associated with higher pneumonia complication rates among the elderlyMario R Castellanos
Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, 450 Seaview Ave, Staten Island, NY 10305, USA
Int Arch Med 3:16. 2010..This study evaluates the interaction of the degree of hyperglycemia and complication rates stratified by age in non-critically ill patients admitted to the hospital for care of community-acquired pneumonia...
- Endonuclease-resistant DNA: a novel histochemical marker for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and cervical carcinomaMario R Castellanos
Division of Medical Women s Health, Department of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, New York 10305, USA
Int J Gynecol Pathol 31:1-7. 2012..Furthermore, in our small pilot study, erDNA status was associated with the clinical outcomes. Prospective studies are needed to confirm this observation. erDNA status is a promising novel biomarker...