A Ahsan Ejaz

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Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effect of uric acid lowering therapy on the prevention of acute kidney injury in cardiovascular surgery
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 45:449-58. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Post-operative serum uric acid and acute kidney injury
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    J Nephrol 25:497-505. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Lowering serum uric acid to prevent acute kidney injury
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Med Hypotheses 78:796-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of 100 consecutive patients presenting with orthostatic hypotension
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Jacksonville, Fla, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 79:890-4. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint 24-hour blood pressure monitoring in the evaluation of supine hypertension and orthostatic hypotension
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:952-5. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Prophylactic nesiritide does not prevent dialysis or all-cause mortality in patients undergoing high-risk cardiac surgery
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:959-64. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal circuit pressure profiles during continuous venovenous haemofiltration
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Nurs Crit Care 12:81-5. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Uric acid: a novel risk factor for acute kidney injury in high-risk cardiac surgery patients?
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, P O Box 100224, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    Am J Nephrol 30:425-9. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Could uric acid have a role in acute renal failure?
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:16-21. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Long-term outcome of patients treated with prophylactic nesiritide for the prevention of acute kidney injury following cardiovascular surgery
    Vijaykumar Lingegowda
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    Clin Cardiol 33:217-21. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Effect of uric acid lowering therapy on the prevention of acute kidney injury in cardiovascular surgery
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 45:449-58. 2013
    ..This pilot study investigated the effect of lowering SUA therapy on AKI, by using traditional and non-traditional markers...
  2. doi request reprint Post-operative serum uric acid and acute kidney injury
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    J Nephrol 25:497-505. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that post-operative serum uric acid (SUA) may be associated with acute kidney injury (AKI)...
  3. doi request reprint Lowering serum uric acid to prevent acute kidney injury
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Med Hypotheses 78:796-9. 2012
    ..Data from recent studies are presented to support the hypothesis that uric acid may have a role in AKI via a crystal-independent process in addition to its traditionally accepted role to induce injury via crystal-dependent pathways...
  4. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of 100 consecutive patients presenting with orthostatic hypotension
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Jacksonville, Fla, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 79:890-4. 2004
    ..To elucidate the demographic and clinical characteristics of a consecutive series of patients who presented for evaluation of orthostatic hypotension...
  5. ncbi request reprint 24-hour blood pressure monitoring in the evaluation of supine hypertension and orthostatic hypotension
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:952-5. 2007
    ..The high variability of blood pressure in orthostatic hypotension cannot usually be adequately assessed by a one-time measurement. In this group of patients, 24-hour ambulatory...
  6. doi request reprint Prophylactic nesiritide does not prevent dialysis or all-cause mortality in patients undergoing high-risk cardiac surgery
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:959-64. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal circuit pressure profiles during continuous venovenous haemofiltration
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Nurs Crit Care 12:81-5. 2007
    ..Distinct patterns of extracorporeal circuit pressures were present in patent and disrupted CVVH circuits. We suggest that the pattern of pressure profiles, not absolute values, may be more relevant in clinical practice...
  8. doi request reprint Uric acid: a novel risk factor for acute kidney injury in high-risk cardiac surgery patients?
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, P O Box 100224, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    Am J Nephrol 30:425-9. 2009
    ..Uric acid has been reported to be a risk factor for the development of chronic kidney disease; however, no study has examined whether uric acid may confer a risk for acute kidney injury...
  9. ncbi request reprint Could uric acid have a role in acute renal failure?
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:16-21. 2007
    ..It is suggested that studies are needed to investigate the role of chronic hyperuricemia on renal outcomes after acute tubular injury...
  10. doi request reprint Long-term outcome of patients treated with prophylactic nesiritide for the prevention of acute kidney injury following cardiovascular surgery
    Vijaykumar Lingegowda
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    Clin Cardiol 33:217-21. 2010
    ..Therefore, we investigated whether the observed renal benefits of nesiritide had any long-term impact on cumulative patient survival and renal outcomes...
  11. doi request reprint Elevated uric acid increases the risk for acute kidney injury
    Vijay Lapsia
    Division of Nephrology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Med 125:302.e9-17. 2012
    ..The primary aims were to investigate the incidence of acute kidney injury, peak serum creatinine (SCr) concentrations, hospital length of stay, and days on mechanical ventilation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effect of elevated serum uric acid on cisplatin-induced acute renal failure
    Carlos A Roncal
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, and Transplantation and North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Service, University of Florida, Gainesville 32610 0224, USA
    Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 292:F116-22. 2007
    ..The mechanism may relate to a proinflammatory pathway involving chemokine expression with leukocyte infiltration...
  13. doi request reprint Early blood biomarkers predict organ injury and resource utilization following complex cardiac surgery
    Tad Kim
    Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0286, USA
    J Surg Res 168:168-72. 2011
    ..Multiplex cytokine immunoassays allow the evaluation of the early inflammatory response. We examined the relationship between early biomarker appearance (NGAL and multiplex cytokines) and organ injury and resource utilization...
  14. doi request reprint Perioperative fluid balance and acute kidney injury
    Ganesh Kambhampati
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, PO Box 100224, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    Clin Exp Nephrol 16:730-8. 2012
    ..Positive fluid balance (FB) has been linked to adverse clinical outcomes. We performed this study to explore the relationship between perioperative fluid balance and acute kidney injury (AKI)...
  15. doi request reprint Nesiritide following maze and mitral valve surgery
    Thomas M Beaver
    Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 36210 0286, USA
    J Card Surg 23:431-6. 2008
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint The rise and fall of natriuretic peptides in acute kidney injury: a misunderstood relationship?
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 8:S32-7. 2007
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Fluid balance and conventional and novel biomarkers of acute kidney injury in cardiovascular surgery
    G Kambhampati
    Division of Nephrology Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 54:639-46. 2013
    ..Fluid balance (FB) is an emerging predictor of acute kidney injury (AKI). We investigated the comparative utility of FB with conventional and novel biomarkers to predict AKI in cardiovascular surgery patients...
  18. doi request reprint Normotensive ischemic acute kidney injury as a manifestation of intra-abdominal hypertension
    Vijaykumar Lingegowda
    Division of Nephrology, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 41:1043-5. 2009
    ..Early recognition and treatment of the condition is associated with good clinical outcome. We report a typical case of normotensive ischemic AKI as a manifestation of IAH following abdominal surgery...
  19. doi request reprint Brain natriuretic peptide is not reno-protective during renal ischemia-reperfusion injury in the rat
    Tad Kim
    Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0286, USA
    J Surg Res 164:e13-9. 2010
    ..This study was designed to further clarify the potential reno-protective effect of brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) using an established rat model of renal I/R injury...
  20. doi request reprint Update on clinical trials for the prevention of acute kidney injury in patients undergoing cardiac surgery
    Mourad M Alsabbagh
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, and Renal Transplantation, University of Florida, P O Box 100224, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    Am J Surg 206:86-95. 2013
    ..Recent developments and their effect on the incidence of AKI after cardiac surgery are discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint RIFLE criteria for acute kidney injury in aortic arch surgery
    George J Arnaoutakis
    Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1554-60; discussion 1560-1. 2007
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Role of natriuretic peptides in cardiovascular surgery
    Michiko Shimada
    Hirosaki University School of Medicine
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 7:515-9. 2009
    ..This article examines the possible reasons for the conflicting results reported with natriuretic peptides in various clinical conditions...
  23. ncbi request reprint Renal support in acute kidney injury
    A Asmar
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
    Minerva Urol Nefrol 65:51-60. 2013
    ..However, the available data suggest that the early initiation of RRT may be beneficial. A focused review of clinical trials and meta-analysis of clinical trials of RRT is provided...
  24. doi request reprint Anaerobic clavicular osteomyelitis following colonoscopy in a hemodialysis patient
    Ganesh Kambhampati
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, P O Box 100224, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    Clin Exp Nephrol 15:780-2. 2011
    ..The risk factors for this unusual site of infection, the incidence and guidelines for prophylactic antibiotic administration are discussed here...
  25. ncbi request reprint Heart failure, natriuretic peptides, and the nephrologist
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 8:S30-1. 2007
  26. ncbi request reprint Shortened hemofilter survival time due to lipid infusion in continuous renal replacement therapy
    Amir Kazory
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    Nephron Clin Pract 108:c5-9. 2008
    ..Despite rigorous efforts to maintain hemofilter patency, clinicians are occasionally faced with an unexplained short circuit survival time...
  27. ncbi request reprint Bisalbuminemia in chronic kidney disease
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Clin Exp Nephrol 8:270-3. 2004
    ..The role of persistent bisalbuminemia in renal disease is uncertain...
  28. ncbi request reprint Regional citrate anticoagulation in continuous venovenous haemofiltration using commercial preparations
    Sandeep Munjal
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0224, USA
    Nephrology (Carlton) 11:405-9. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to test the feasibility of using commercial preparations of replacement and citrate anticoagulation solution in continuous venovenous haemofiltration (CVVH) in a safe, efficient and simple manner...
  29. pmc Nonobstructive hydronephrosis due to social polydipsia: a case report
    Natallia Maroz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, and Renal Transplantation, University of Florida, 1600 Archer Road, PO Box 100224, Gainesville, FL, 32610, USA
    J Med Case Rep 6:376. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  30. ncbi request reprint Glomerular tip lesion associated with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug-induced nephrotic syndrome
    Inderpreet Sekhon
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, and Transplantation, Department of Pathology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 46:e55-8. 2005
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first case report of glomerular tip lesion associated with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug-induced nephrotic syndrome...
  31. ncbi request reprint Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis in kidney resected for renal cell carcinoma
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Hypertension and Nephrology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 37:345-9. 2005
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Erythema multiforme associated with candesartan cilexetil
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension and the Department of Dermatology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    South Med J 97:614-5. 2004
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of erythema multiforme induced by the antihypertensive medication candesartan cilexetil...
  33. ncbi request reprint The UNLOAD trial: a "nephrologic" standpoint
    Amir Kazory
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:820; author reply 820-1. 2007
  34. ncbi request reprint Uncovering the hemodynamic profiles of patients with orthostatic hypotension
    Amir Kazory
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:962-3. 2007
  35. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous development of Fanconi syndrome and acute renal failure associated with cidofovir
    Amir Kazory
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:193-4. 2007