W N Suki

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of sevelamer and calcium-based phosphate binders on mortality in hemodialysis patients
    W N Suki
    Renal Section, Department of Medicine, The Kidney Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77054, USA
    Kidney Int 72:1130-7. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of sevelamer and calcium-based phosphate binders on mortality in hemodialysis patients: results of a randomized clinical trial
    Wadi N Suki
    Kidney Institute and Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77054, USA
    J Ren Nutr 18:91-8. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Diuretic resistance
    W N Suki
    Renal Section, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex, USA
    Miner Electrolyte Metab 25:28-31. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint p38 kinase activity is essential for osmotic induction of mRNAs for HSP70 and transporter for organic solute betaine in Madin-Darby canine kidney cells
    D Sheikh-Hamad
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Biol Chem 273:1832-7. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Renal cell apoptosis in chronic obstructive uropathy: the roles of caspases
    L D Truong
    Renal Pathology Laboratory, Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Kidney Int 60:924-34. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint The remission of post-transplant nephrotic syndrome clinicopathologic characterization
    Luan D Truong
    Department of Pathology, Renal Section, Baylor College of Medicine and The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Transplant 2:975-82. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic allograft nephropathy and nephrotic range proteinuria
    Venkataraman Ramanathan
    Renal Section, MED Veterans Affairs Medical Center and O Brien Kidney Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Clin Transplant 19:413-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Calcium oxalate deposition in renal allografts: morphologic spectrum and clinical implications
    Luan D Truong
    Department of Pathology, Renal Section, Baylor College of Medicine, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Transplant 4:1338-44. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint De novo minimal change disease associated with reversible post-transplant nephrotic syndrome. A report of five cases and review of literature
    Alireza A Zafarmand
    Department of Pathology, Renal Section, Baylor College of Medicine and The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Clin Transplant 16:350-61. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Post-transplant nephrotic syndrome: A comprehensive clinicopathologic study
    Ulkem Yakupoglu
    Department of Pathology, Renal Section, Baylor College of Medicine, and The Methodist Hospital, The kidney Institute of Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Kidney Int 65:2360-70. 2004

Collaborators

  • Venkataraman Ramanathan
  • Luan D Truong
  • D Sheikh-Hamad
  • Ayhan Ozcan
  • Steven S Shen
  • Hulya Akgun
  • Liliana Soltero
  • Horacio E Adrogue
  • Ulkem Yakupoglu
  • Elzbieta Baranowska-Daca
  • Jocelyne A Saikali
  • Alireza A Zafarmand
  • Jim Zhai
  • Mini Chirala
  • Geoffrey A Land
  • Gulfiliz Gonlusen
  • Joiner Cartwright
  • Hector Carbajal
  • Nadine Sarkissian
  • Roberto Barrios
  • Juan M Gonzalez
  • Abdul Jabbar Khan
  • Stephen Brennan
  • Daniel Rosen
  • Yeong Jin Choi
  • Chun C Tsao
  • Peter D C Ly

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of sevelamer and calcium-based phosphate binders on mortality in hemodialysis patients
    W N Suki
    Renal Section, Department of Medicine, The Kidney Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77054, USA
    Kidney Int 72:1130-7. 2007
    ..There was a suggestion that sevelamer was associated with lower overall, but not cardiovascular-linked, mortality in older patients. We suggest that further research is needed to confirm these findings...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of sevelamer and calcium-based phosphate binders on mortality in hemodialysis patients: results of a randomized clinical trial
    Wadi N Suki
    Kidney Institute and Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77054, USA
    J Ren Nutr 18:91-8. 2008
    ..Sevelamer, a phosphate-binding polymer, attenuates the progression of arterial calcification; it is unknown whether this improves outcomes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Diuretic resistance
    W N Suki
    Renal Section, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex, USA
    Miner Electrolyte Metab 25:28-31. 1999
    ..Using diuretic combinations to systematically inhibit absorption in the proximal tubule, Henle's loop, distal convoluted tubule, and connecting/collecting tubule will usually effect diuresis in all but the most refractory of cases...
  4. ncbi request reprint p38 kinase activity is essential for osmotic induction of mRNAs for HSP70 and transporter for organic solute betaine in Madin-Darby canine kidney cells
    D Sheikh-Hamad
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Biol Chem 273:1832-7. 1998
    ..In addition, the transduction pathways mediating HSP70 mRNA induction by different stresses appear to be divergent; osmotic induction of HSP70 is p38 kinase-dependent, while thermal induction is not...
  5. ncbi request reprint Renal cell apoptosis in chronic obstructive uropathy: the roles of caspases
    L D Truong
    Renal Pathology Laboratory, Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Kidney Int 60:924-34. 2001
    ..Caspases are cytosolic enzymes that belong to a 12-member family and serve as effector molecules for apoptosis. The role of individual caspases in mediating renal cell apoptosis in kidneys with COU is studied...
  6. ncbi request reprint The remission of post-transplant nephrotic syndrome clinicopathologic characterization
    Luan D Truong
    Department of Pathology, Renal Section, Baylor College of Medicine and The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Transplant 2:975-82. 2002
    ..It is often associated with minimal-change diseases and less frequently with other glomerular lesions, including acute glomerulitis. Reversible post-transplant NS does not have an adverse effect on the renal allografts...
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic allograft nephropathy and nephrotic range proteinuria
    Venkataraman Ramanathan
    Renal Section, MED Veterans Affairs Medical Center and O Brien Kidney Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Clin Transplant 19:413-7. 2005
    ..13%). PTx-NP related to CAN was associated with poor allograft survival, irrespective of the time of onset of presentation, especially when renal function was reduced at the time of biopsy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Calcium oxalate deposition in renal allografts: morphologic spectrum and clinical implications
    Luan D Truong
    Department of Pathology, Renal Section, Baylor College of Medicine, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Transplant 4:1338-44. 2004
    ..CaOx deposition in renal allografts can be classified in different categories with distinctive morphologic features and clinical implications...
  9. ncbi request reprint De novo minimal change disease associated with reversible post-transplant nephrotic syndrome. A report of five cases and review of literature
    Alireza A Zafarmand
    Department of Pathology, Renal Section, Baylor College of Medicine and The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Clin Transplant 16:350-61. 2002
    ..De novo MCD has characteristic clinical and pathologic features. It represents an important but hitherto underemphasized cause of post-transplant NS, which is potentially reversible and does not adversely affect the renal transplants...
  10. ncbi request reprint Post-transplant nephrotic syndrome: A comprehensive clinicopathologic study
    Ulkem Yakupoglu
    Department of Pathology, Renal Section, Baylor College of Medicine, and The Methodist Hospital, The kidney Institute of Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Kidney Int 65:2360-70. 2004
    ..Post-transplant (Tx) nephrotic syndrome (NS) is not well defined...
  11. ncbi request reprint Immunoglobulin therapy for plasma cell-rich rejection in the renal allograft
    Horacio E Adrogue
    Nephrology Section, Baylor College of Medicine, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Transplantation 82:567-9. 2006
    ..We report four episodes of PCAR in two patients who responded well to IVIG with improvement in renal function...
  12. ncbi request reprint Lymphoid cell proliferation in renal transplants: biologic and diagnostic implications
    Hulya Akgun
    Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Clin Transplant 21:472-80. 2007
    ..Proliferation of IIC involves predominantly T lymphocytes. These observations provide support for the concept of in situ alloimmunization, and facilitate the diagnosis of ACR...
  13. ncbi request reprint A truncated-dose regimen of daclizumab for prevention of acute rejection in kidney transplant recipients: a single-center experience
    Liliana Soltero
    The Kidney Institute, 1415 La Concha Lane, Houston, TX 77054, USA
    Transplantation 78:1560-3. 2004
    ..09). The incidence of CAN was 6.6% in group 1 and 13% in group 2 (P = 0.63). These data suggest that the truncated dose of daclizumab is as effective as the standard regimen for AR prophylaxis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Are gadolinium-based contrast media nephrotoxic? A renal biopsy study
    Hulya Akgun
    Departments of Pathology, Nephropathology Service, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:1354-7. 2006
    ..This case emphasizes the potential nephrotoxicity of gadolinium-based contrast media and suggests that the nephrotoxicity is related to potentially reversible acute tubular cell injury...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sirolimus may promote thrombotic microangiopathy
    Jocelyne A Saikali
    Depajtments of Pathology and Medicine, The Methodist Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Transplant 3:229-30. 2003