Antonios H Tzamaloukas

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Twenty-first Century ethics of medical research involving human subjects: achievements and challenges
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Medicine Service, Renal Section 111C, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, 1501 San Pedro, SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 40:153-63. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Abnormalities of serum potassium concentration in dialysis-associated hyperglycemia and their correction with insulin: review of published reports
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Medicine Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 43:451-9. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Computation of the dose of continuous peritoneal dialysis required for adequate peritoneal urea clearance without taking into account peritoneal transport indices
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Medicine Service, New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 23:122-6. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Abnormalities of serum potassium concentration in dialysis-associated hyperglycemia and their correction with insulin: a unique clinical/physiologic exercise in internal potassium balance
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Medicine Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 42:1015-22. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint The prescription of peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, Department of Medicine, New Mexico VA Health Care System, 1501 San Pedro, SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Semin Dial 21:250-7. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Body fluid abnormalities in severe hyperglycemia in patients on chronic dialysis: review of published reports
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Diabetes Complications 22:29-37. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Hydration abnormalities in Nigerian patients on chronic hemodialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Department of Medicine Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System and University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Hemodial Int 11:S22-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevention of nephropathy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Section of Nephrology, Renal Section 111C, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 37:655-63. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk of extracellular volume expansion in long-term peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 21:106-11. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Body fluid abnormalities in severe hyperglycemia in patients on chronic dialysis: theoretical analysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    J Diabetes Complications 21:374-80. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Twenty-first Century ethics of medical research involving human subjects: achievements and challenges
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Medicine Service, Renal Section 111C, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, 1501 San Pedro, SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 40:153-63. 2008
    ..Developing medical researchers with an ethical character and knowledge about ethics in medicine may be the most effective safeguard in protecting participants of medical research experiments...
  2. doi request reprint Abnormalities of serum potassium concentration in dialysis-associated hyperglycemia and their correction with insulin: review of published reports
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Medicine Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 43:451-9. 2011
    ..DH represents a risk factor for hyperkalemia. Insulin infusion is the only treatment for hyperkalemia usually required...
  3. ncbi request reprint Computation of the dose of continuous peritoneal dialysis required for adequate peritoneal urea clearance without taking into account peritoneal transport indices
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Medicine Service, New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 23:122-6. 2007
    ..Anuric patients on CAPD with 4 daily exchanges require a Dv/V value of 0.304 L/L or better to have a > or = 0.9 probability of achieving a weekly Kpt/Vurea of 1.70 or better...
  4. doi request reprint Abnormalities of serum potassium concentration in dialysis-associated hyperglycemia and their correction with insulin: a unique clinical/physiologic exercise in internal potassium balance
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Medicine Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 42:1015-22. 2010
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  5. ncbi request reprint The prescription of peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, Department of Medicine, New Mexico VA Health Care System, 1501 San Pedro, SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Semin Dial 21:250-7. 2008
    ..Formulation of biocompatible dialysate is a major ongoing research effort and may greatly enhance the success of CPD in the future...
  6. ncbi request reprint Body fluid abnormalities in severe hyperglycemia in patients on chronic dialysis: review of published reports
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Diabetes Complications 22:29-37. 2008
    ..In contrast to DKA or NKH, which usually presents with hypovolemia, DH causes hypervolemia manifested occasionally by pulmonary edema. Insulin is adequate treatment for DH...
  7. ncbi request reprint Hydration abnormalities in Nigerian patients on chronic hemodialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Department of Medicine Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System and University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Hemodial Int 11:S22-8. 2007
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  8. ncbi request reprint Prevention of nephropathy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Section of Nephrology, Renal Section 111C, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 37:655-63. 2005
    ..Current research offers the promise of definitive prevention of both type 2 diabetes and diabetic nephropathy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk of extracellular volume expansion in long-term peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 21:106-11. 2005
    ..Periodic measurements of sodium removal rates and appropriate adjustments of dietary sodium intake should be considered measures of adequacy in PD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Body fluid abnormalities in severe hyperglycemia in patients on chronic dialysis: theoretical analysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    J Diabetes Complications 21:374-80. 2007
    ..Studies reporting the treatment of DH with only insulin therapy can be used to test these theoretical predictions and to analyze the relationship between solute and fluid abnormalities and clinical manifestations...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pathophysiology and management of fluid and electrolyte disturbances in patients on chronic dialysis with severe hyperglycemia
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Semin Dial 21:431-9. 2008
    ..Emergency HD carries the risk of excessively rapid decline in tonicity; its benefits in the treatment of DH have not been established...
  12. doi request reprint Hospital admissions in elderly patients on chronic hemodialysis
    Yijuan Sun
    Medicine Service, Raymond G Murphy Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, 1501 San Pedro, SE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 43:1229-36. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether number of hospital admissions per patient per year (n/[pt-yr]) and hospital days per patient per year (d/[pt-yr]) differ between elderly and younger patients on chronic hemodialysis (HD)...
  13. doi request reprint Sources of variation in estimates of lean body mass by creatinine kinetics and by methods based on body water or body mass index in patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Nephrology Section, Raymond G Murphy Veterans Administration Medical Center and University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    J Ren Nutr 20:91-100. 2010
    ..We identified factors that account for differences between lean body mass computed from creatinine kinetics (LBM(cr)) and from either body water (LBM(V)) or body mass index (LBM(BMI)) in patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis (CPD)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Normalization of protein nitrogen appearance by various size indicators in patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 19:207-11. 2003
    ..Our findings indicate that DW is the proper size indicator for normalizing PNA in PD patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations in patients treated sequentially by chronic hemodialysis and continuous peritoneal dialysis
    Muniru Adeniyi
    Section of Nephrology, Raymond G Murphy VA Medical Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 25:72-5. 2009
    ..In patients changing dialysis modalities, rate and duration of hospitalizations did not vary between HD and PD. The causes of hospitalization were similar in the HD and PD periods regardless of which modality was applied first...
  16. ncbi request reprint Lack of precision of indirect estimates of body water affects urea kinetic analysis in chronic peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Medicine Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 21:13-6. 2005
    ..This lack of precision, added to the known lack of accuracy of the estimates, confounds the interpretation of the clinical relevance of urea kinetic estimates in PD...
  17. ncbi request reprint Weight status classification of patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 19:217-21. 2003
    ..Classification of weight status by BMI or BF/W in quintiles or quartiles improves substantially the agreement between the two classifications and should be preferred...
  18. doi request reprint Extreme hyperglycemia with ketoacidosis and hyperkalemia in a patient on chronic hemodialysis
    Arvin Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Hemodial Int 12:S43-7. 2008
    ..The indications for and risks of emergency dialysis in this setting are not clearly defined...
  19. doi request reprint Death during hospitalization in patients on chronic hemodialysis
    Muskaan Behl
    University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Hemodial Int 14:S14-21. 2010
    ..Implementation of measures preventing these hospitalizations is a worthwhile undertaking...
  20. ncbi request reprint Small solute clearances and nutrition indices in obese patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, New Mexico VA Health Care System, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 18:40-3. 2002
    ..In obese subjects, normalization by W creates inappropriately low values for nutrition indices derived from urea nitrogen and creatinine excretion. Normalization of those indices by DW appears preferable...
  21. doi request reprint Hospitalizations before and after initiation of chronic hemodialysis
    Hussein Kassam
    Department of Surgery, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Hemodial Int 15:341-9. 2011
    ..Study of factors specific to HD that may affect these conditions should constitute the first step toward improving the morbidity of patients on HD...
  22. ncbi request reprint Body composition evaluation in peritoneal dialysis patients using anthropometric formulas estimating body water
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 19:212-6. 2003
    ..Anthropometric estimates may cause large systematic errors in PD patients whose body composition varies from the average, particularly obese or overhydrated patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Nutrition indices in obese continuous peritoneal dialysis patients with inadequate and adequate urea clearance
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque 87108, USA
    Perit Dial Int 22:506-12. 2002
    ..To test whether better nutrition is associated more with adequate urea clearance than with inadequate urea clearance in obese patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis (CPD)...
  24. doi request reprint Surgical procedures before and after starting chronic hemodialysis in a predominantly male population with high prevalence of diabetes
    Milagros Martinez
    Department of Medicine, Raymond G Murphy Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Int J Artif Organs 35:648-54. 2012
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  25. ncbi request reprint Estimates of body water, fat-free mass, and body fat in patients on peritoneal dialysis by anthropometric formulas
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Medicine Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System and University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Kidney Int 63:1605-17. 2003
    ..Evaluation of body composition by the anthropometric formulas rests on two assumptions: (1) fat contains no water, and (2) the water content of the fat-free mass is constant (72%)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hypercatabolism in dialysis patients
    Dominic S C Raj
    Division of Nephrology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 5271, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 17:589-94. 2008
    ..This article will provide a comprehensive review and update on recent advances in the field of protein-energy wasting and protein kinetics in patients with end-stage renal disease...
  27. ncbi request reprint Increase in serum creatinine in a patient on continuous peritoneal dialysis: potential mechanisms and management
    Zhi Xu
    Section of Nephrology, Medicine Service, Raymond G Murphy VA Medical Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87018, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 28:32-6. 2012
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Repeated intoxication presenting with azotemia, elevated serum osmolal gap, and metabolic acidosis with high anion gap: differential diagnosis, management, and prognosis
    Merideth Prevost
    Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 44:309-14. 2012
    ..Finding 2-propanol in the serum of patients with AKA indicates either concomitant 2-propanol ingestion or formation of 2-propanol from acetone...
  29. doi request reprint Hemodialysis catheter infection with unusual presentation and grave outcome
    Darlene Gabaldon
    Raymond G Murphy VA Medical Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Hemodial Int 15:568-72. 2011
    ..FDG-PET-CT is a useful imaging tool in establishing the presence and extent of both the CVC infection and remote metastatic infectious foci...
  30. ncbi request reprint Scrotal edema secondary to fluid imbalance in patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis
    Muniru Adeniyi
    Section of Nephrology, Raymond G Murphy VA Medical Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 25:68-71. 2009
    ..Proper interpretation of PET findings is critical in the evaluation of scrotal edema not resulting from internal dialysate leaks in CPD...
  31. ncbi request reprint Glomerulonephritis causing acute renal failure during the course of bacterial infections. Histological varieties, potential pathogenetic pathways and treatment
    Jorge I Zeledon
    Section of Nephrology, Renal Section 111C, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 40:461-70. 2008
    ....
  32. pmc Activation of caspase-3 in the skeletal muscle during haemodialysis
    Michel A Boivin
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Eur J Clin Invest 40:903-10. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that activation of caspase-3 in the skeletal muscle mediates apoptosis and proteolysis during haemodialysis (HD)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Imaging of peritoneal catheter tunnel infection using positron-emission tomography
    Pooja Singh
    Renal Section, Raymond G Murphy Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 26:96-100. 2010
    ..The patient was placed on temporary hemodialysis. This case demonstrates that PET imaging, in addition to other imaging techniques, may be useful for diagnosing and managing PD catheter infections...
  34. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal dialysis as salvage renal replacement therapy after complete failure of hemodialysis access in an elderly patient with multiple comorbidities
    Aideloje Onime
    Medicine Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 23:118-21. 2007
    ..In these cases, the success of PD is enhanced by dedicated family members taking on PD tasks that the patient cannot perform...
  35. ncbi request reprint Management of extreme azotemia from urinary tract obstruction without dialysis. Clinical correlates and kinetic modeling of the recovery of renal function
    Richard Wang
    Department of Medicine, Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System and University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 39:587-93. 2007
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Amino acid repletion does not decrease muscle protein catabolism during hemodialysis
    Dominic S C Raj
    Division of Nephrology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131 5271, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 292:E1534-42. 2007
    ..1% pre-HD to 33.7 and 32.6% during HD-O and HD+AA, respectively (P < 0.01). Thus amino acid repletion during HD increased muscle protein synthesis but did not decrease muscle protein breakdown...
  37. ncbi request reprint Classification of the degree of obesity by body mass index or by deviation from ideal weight
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 27:340-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare classifications of subjects as underweight, normal weight, or obese by body mass index (BMI) and the ratio of body weight to ideal weight (W/IW)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Weight deficit in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section and Department of General Internal Medicine, New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 39:1068-77. 2002
    ..The role of inadequate clearances in the development of weight deficit in CAPD populations is difficult to assess. It seems, however, that adequate Kt/V urea may be necessary for weight gain in underweight CAPD patients...
  39. doi request reprint Spontaneous erythrocytosis in a patient on chronic hemodialysis
    Muniru Adeniyi
    Section of Nephrology, Raymond G Murphy VA Medical Center, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Hemodial Int 13:S30-3. 2009
    ..The risks of acquired cystic disease include, in addition to the development of malignancy, vascular events from elevated Hgb...
  40. doi request reprint Anemia management and association of race with mortality and hospitalization in a large not-for-profit dialysis organization
    Karen S Servilla
    Nephrology Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 54:498-510. 2009
    ..Previous studies suggest that African American patients use higher doses of epoetin and have better survival compared with white hemodialysis patients...
  41. ncbi request reprint Tumoral calcinosis without hyperparathyroidism in a patient on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
    Arvin Gupta
    Section of Nephrology, New Mexico VA Health Care System and University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 24:132-6. 2008
    ..Elevated indices of inflammation may accompany TC. Studies are needed to identify other important factors in the pathogenesis of TC in PD patients and to evaluate treatment methods...
  42. ncbi request reprint Association between calciphylaxis and inflammation in two patients on chronic dialysis
    Sharlet Slough
    Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 22:171-4. 2006
    ....
  43. pmc Increased CD36 expression signals monocyte activation among patients with type 2 diabetes
    Yijuan Sun
    Department of Medicine, Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2065-7. 2010
    ..To explore the hypothesis that CD36, a scavenger receptor and fatty acid translocase, is upregulated in peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) among patients with type 2 diabetes and is a biomarker of PBMC activation and inflammation...
  44. ncbi request reprint Obesity and patient survival in chronic dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    New Mexico VA Health Care System, Renal System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 20:79-85. 2004
    ..Further studies are needed to identify the short- and long-term risks and benefits of obesity in the two dialysis modalities...
  45. ncbi request reprint A 100-kg man on peritoneal dialysis (PD) with a borderline kt/V: to PD or not to PD
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Perit Dial Int 23:200-7. 2003
    ..If the patient chooses PD, dialysis prescription may need to be modified over time and one must be attentive to the patient's needs to prevent burnout...
  46. ncbi request reprint Tubulointerstitial nephritis and uveitis syndrome: use of gallium scintigraphy in its diagnosis and treatment
    Elizabeth Helms
    Medicine Service, Radiology Service, and Pathology Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System Renal Section 111C, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, 1501 San Pedro SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 37:119-22. 2005
    ..We present a case illustrating the characteristic clinical features of this syndrome. Gallium scintigraphy assisted in the diagnosis and management of this case, which was complicated by relapsing pyelonephritis...
  47. ncbi request reprint Immunoglobulin A nephropathy complicating ulcerative colitis
    Aideloje Onime
    Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System VAHCS, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 38:349-53. 2006
    ..The manifestations of IgAN complicating ulcerative colitis can be improved with effective treatment of the bowel disease even when there are extensive sclerotic changes in the kidneys...
  48. ncbi request reprint Pyocystis in patients on chronic dialysis. A potentially misdiagnosed syndrome
    John L Bibb
    Medicine Service, Urology Section, and Radiology Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 34:415-8. 2002
    ..The patient was treated with bladder drainage and a prolonged antibiotic course, followed by intermittent saline washing of the bladder...
  49. pmc Body sodium, potassium and water in peritoneal dialysis-associated hyponatremia
    Yijuan Sun
    Raymond G Murphy VA Medical Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA Department of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, Illinois, USA and Joan C Edwards School of Medicine, Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia, USARaymond G Murphy VA Medical Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA Department of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, Illinois, USA and Joan C Edwards School of Medicine, Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia, USA
    Perit Dial Int 34:253-9. 2014
    ..This report presents a method quantitatively analyzing abnormalities of body water and monovalent cations (sodium plus potassium) in patients on peritoneal dialysis (PD) with true hyponatremia...
  50. pmc Symptomatic anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-positive disease complicating subacute bacterial endocarditis: to treat or not to treat?
    Konstantin N Konstantinov
    Rheumatology Section, Raymond G Murphy VA Medical Center, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, N Mex, USA Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, N Mex, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, N Mex, USA
    Case Rep Nephrol Urol 2:25-32. 2012
    ..Histological identification of the type of renal disease is imperative for the choice of the treatment...
  51. ncbi request reprint Renal cortical perfusion defects caused by antiphospholipid syndrome seen on fusion imaging
    Wesley B Calhoun
    Medicine Service, New Mexico VA Health Care System and University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 28:853-4. 2003
  52. ncbi request reprint Osmotic myelinolysis following chronic hyponatremia corrected at an overall rate consistent with current recommendations
    Casey Dellabarca
    Medicine Service and Radiology Service, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 37:171-3. 2005
    ..We suggest that the rate of correction of [Na](s) in CH should be uniformly slow and that the overall rate of correction should be slower than the currently recommended rate in severely malnourished patients...
  53. ncbi request reprint A population-specific formula predicting creatinine excretion in continuous peritoneal dialysis
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Renal Section, New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System, and University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque 87108, USA
    Perit Dial Int 22:67-72. 2002
    ..The purpose of the present study was to develop and test a population-specific formula predicting average creatinine excretion in CPD...
  54. ncbi request reprint Septic subclavian vein thrombosis complicating hemodialysis diagnosis by a combination of scintigrams
    Gayla J Herbel
    Medicine Service, New Mexico VA Health Care System and University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque 87108, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 27:45-6. 2002
  55. ncbi request reprint Serum potassium concentration in hyperglycemia of chronic dialysis
    Mark Rohrscheib
    University of New Mexico School of Medicine, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 21:102-5. 2005
    ..Differences between PD and HD in acid-base balance and, probably, in other factors affecting [K] (such as mineralocorticoid metabolism and blood levels) may account for the differences in [K] between PD and HD NKH episodes...
  56. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of end stage renal disease diabetic patients in two countries with different socioeconomic conditions
    Emmanuel I Agaba
    Department of Medicine, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria
    Int Urol Nephrol 36:611-6. 2004
    ..To identify differences that may affect morbidity and mortality of type 2 diabetic patients reaching ESRD between countries with different socioeconomic conditions...
  57. ncbi request reprint Treatment of severe lithium poisoning and dialysis-induced hypophosphatemia with phosphorus-enriched hemodialysis: a case report
    Srivasa B Chebrolu
    Departments of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Hospital, Hines, Illinois, USA
    Chin Med J (Engl) 118:1405-8. 2005
  58. ncbi request reprint What affects the outcome of peritoneal dialysis? Going beyond the microbial etiology
    Antonios H Tzamaloukas
    Perit Dial Int 22:563-5. 2002