Micah R Chan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis: risk factors and incidence estimation
    Elizabeth A Sadowski
    Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792 3252, USA
    Radiology 243:148-57. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease referred late to nephrologists: a meta-analysis
    Micah R Chan
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Milwaukee, USA
    Am J Med 120:1063-70. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Calciphylaxis responsive to lanthanum carbonate (FOSRENOL) therapy
    Micah R Chan
    Section of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53713, USA
    WMJ 107:335-8. 2008
  4. doi request reprint The effect of in-stent restenosis on hemodialysis access patency
    Micah R Chan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53713, USA
    Hemodial Int 13:250-6. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Hemodialysis central venous catheter dysfunction
    Micah R Chan
    Section of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Semin Dial 21:516-21. 2008
  6. pmc Recurrent atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome associated with factor I mutation in a living related renal transplant recipient
    Micah R Chan
    Department of Medicine, Section of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, WI, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:321-6. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome of overlapping stents in hemodialysis access
    Micah R Chan
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53713, USA
    J Vasc Access 11:274-80. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Obesity as a predictor of vascular access outcomes: analysis of the USRDS DMMS Wave II study
    Micah R Chan
    Section of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53713, USA
    Semin Dial 21:274-9. 2008
  9. pmc Stent placement versus angioplasty improves patency of arteriovenous grafts and blood flow of arteriovenous fistulae
    Micah R Chan
    Department of Medicine, Section of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53713, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:699-705. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Retrograde occlusive arteriography of hemodialysis access: failure to detect inflow lesions?
    Micah R Chan
    Section of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Semin Dial 24:452-5. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis: risk factors and incidence estimation
    Elizabeth A Sadowski
    Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792 3252, USA
    Radiology 243:148-57. 2007
    ..To retrospectively review data in 13 patients with biopsy-confirmed nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (NSF), assess the associated risk factors, and report the incidence of NSF at the authors' institution...
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease referred late to nephrologists: a meta-analysis
    Micah R Chan
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Milwaukee, USA
    Am J Med 120:1063-70. 2007
    ..The study purpose was to compare differences in mortality and the duration of hospitalization in patients with chronic kidney disease who are referred early versus late to nephrologists...
  3. ncbi request reprint Calciphylaxis responsive to lanthanum carbonate (FOSRENOL) therapy
    Micah R Chan
    Section of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53713, USA
    WMJ 107:335-8. 2008
    ..This is the first known case reported in the literature utilizing this new non-calcium-based phosphate binder in the setting of calciphylaxis...
  4. doi request reprint The effect of in-stent restenosis on hemodialysis access patency
    Micah R Chan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53713, USA
    Hemodial Int 13:250-6. 2009
    ..In-stent restenosis is associated with higher percent luminal diameter lesions, while de novo lesions rather than in-stent restenosis are associated with higher risk of AVG access failure and reduced primary patency...
  5. doi request reprint Hemodialysis central venous catheter dysfunction
    Micah R Chan
    Section of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Semin Dial 21:516-21. 2008
    ..This review provides a comprehensive overview of hemodialysis central venous catheter dysfunction, its epidemiology and risk factors, and avenues of prevention and treatment. Novel directions for future investigation are also addressed...
  6. pmc Recurrent atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome associated with factor I mutation in a living related renal transplant recipient
    Micah R Chan
    Department of Medicine, Section of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, WI, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:321-6. 2009
    ..This report reemphasizes the importance of screening patients with atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome for mutations in these genes before renal transplantation and shows the challenges in the management of these patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome of overlapping stents in hemodialysis access
    Micah R Chan
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53713, USA
    J Vasc Access 11:274-80. 2010
    ..However, concern remains over localized corrosion and increased neointimal hyperplasia of overlapping stents in the access circuit and whether this promotes premature stent failure...
  8. doi request reprint Obesity as a predictor of vascular access outcomes: analysis of the USRDS DMMS Wave II study
    Micah R Chan
    Section of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53713, USA
    Semin Dial 21:274-9. 2008
    ..We conclude that obesity should not preclude placement of AVF as vascular access of choice, except in the very obese where assessment should be individually based...
  9. pmc Stent placement versus angioplasty improves patency of arteriovenous grafts and blood flow of arteriovenous fistulae
    Micah R Chan
    Department of Medicine, Section of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53713, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:699-705. 2008
    ..While endovascular stent placement is the standard of care in most percutaneous coronary and peripheral artery intervention, its role in the salvage of thrombosed and stenotic hemodialysis access remains controversial...
  10. doi request reprint Retrograde occlusive arteriography of hemodialysis access: failure to detect inflow lesions?
    Micah R Chan
    Section of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Semin Dial 24:452-5. 2011
    ..We may conclude that by relying solely on ROA, interventional nephrologists may be failing to detect a subset of hemodynamically significant inflow lesions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Vascular access outcomes in the elderly hemodialysis population: A USRDS study
    Micah R Chan
    Department of Medicine, Section of Nephrology, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Semin Dial 20:606-10. 2007
    ..The recommendations of vascular access choice stipulated by national guidelines may need to be modified for elderly patients...
  12. doi request reprint A comparison between blood flow outcomes of tunneled external jugular and internal jugular hemodialysis catheters
    Hemender S Vats
    Section of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 52713, USA
    J Vasc Access 13:51-4. 2012
    ..The right external jugular (EJ) vein is a viable alternative to the LIJ. The purpose of this study is to compare blood flow outcomes in a series of percutaneously placed external jugular (EJ), LIJ and RIJ HD catheters...
  13. doi request reprint "Venopathy" at work: recasting neointimal hyperplasia in a new light
    Alexander S Yevzlin
    Departments of Medicine and Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wis, USA
    Transl Res 156:216-25. 2010
    ..This review attempts to recast our understanding of NH and redefine research goals for an evolving discipline that focuses on a life-sustaining connection between an artery and vein...
  14. doi request reprint Stent migration and folding in the subclavian vein during subclavian hemodialysis catheter placement
    Madhurima Adulla
    Division of Internal Medicine, Section of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53713, USA
    Semin Dial 22:81-3. 2009
    ..Clinical vascular practice guidelines for vascular access on the use of fluoroscopy for temporary HD catheter placement may need to be re-evaluated with the reported increase in stent placement in the US HD population...
  15. doi request reprint How I do it: endovascular stent deployment using a novel technique that obviates the need for introducer-sheath upsizing
    Alexander S Yevzlin
    Section of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53713, USA
    Semin Dial 22:584-7. 2009
    ..A case is presented and a novel technique is described by which an endovascular stent is deployed in the venous outflow system of an arteriovenous fistula without the traditional exchange to a larger diameter introducer sheath...
  16. doi request reprint How I do it: directional atherectomy for in-stent restenosis of a PTFE arteriovenous graft
    Alexander S Yevzlin
    Section of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Semin Dial 21:266-8. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, our report suggests that there may be a role for DA in the treatment of severe, resistant in-stent stenosis. Further investigation is necessary to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the described technique...
  17. doi request reprint Tunneled dialysis catheters: recent trends and future directions
    Micah R Chan
    Section of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 16:386-95. 2009
    ..This review provides a comprehensive update of tunneled hemodialysis catheters, their necessity and pitfalls, and novel directions for future investigation...
  18. doi request reprint The rationale, implementation, and effect of the Medicare CKD education benefit
    Henry N Young
    Division of Social and Administrative Sciences, School of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:381-6. 2011
    ..This type of benefit is patient centered, yet it will succeed only with a willingness to review its effectiveness and revise it if needed...