B F Palmer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Hyponatremia in the intensive care unit
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Semin Nephrol 29:257-70. 2009
  2. doi Physiology and pathophysiology with ascent to altitude
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Am J Med Sci 340:69-77. 2010
  3. doi New horizons in the pharmacologic approach to hyponatremia: the V2 receptor antagonists
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
    J Hosp Med 5:S27-32. 2010
  4. doi American Society of Nephrology Quiz and Questionnaire 2012: electrolytes
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 8:1048-53. 2013
  5. doi Evaluation and treatment of respiratory alkalosis
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 60:834-8. 2012
  6. doi Metabolic complications associated with use of diuretics
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Semin Nephrol 31:542-52. 2011
  7. doi Extracellular fluid volume in the hypoalbuminemic diabetic patient
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Heart Fail Clin 4:439-48. 2008
  8. doi A physiologic-based approach to the evaluation of a patient with hypokalemia
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:1184-90. 2010
  9. ncbi Supratherapeutic doses of angiotensin receptor blockers to decrease proteinuria in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Biff F Palmer
    Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75225 8856, USA
    Am J Nephrol 28:381-90. 2008
  10. doi A physiologic-based approach to the evaluation of a patient with hyperkalemia
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:387-93. 2010

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. doi Hyponatremia in the intensive care unit
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Semin Nephrol 29:257-70. 2009
    ..Patients with hyponatremia have an increased mortality rate and therefore an understanding of the cause and treatment of this disorder is of paramount importance...
  2. doi Physiology and pathophysiology with ascent to altitude
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Am J Med Sci 340:69-77. 2010
    ..The most common clinical manifestations of altitude illness are acute mountain sickness, high altitude pulmonary edema, and high altitude cerebral edema...
  3. doi New horizons in the pharmacologic approach to hyponatremia: the V2 receptor antagonists
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
    J Hosp Med 5:S27-32. 2010
    ....
  4. doi American Society of Nephrology Quiz and Questionnaire 2012: electrolytes
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 8:1048-53. 2013
    ..This article tries to recapitulate the session and reproduce its educational value for a larger audience--the readers of CJASN...
  5. doi Evaluation and treatment of respiratory alkalosis
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 60:834-8. 2012
    ..In contrast, severe respiratory alkalosis should be approached with a sense of urgency and be aggressively corrected...
  6. doi Metabolic complications associated with use of diuretics
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Semin Nephrol 31:542-52. 2011
    ..This review focuses on the biochemical complications associated with the use of diuretics. The development of these complications can be minimized with careful monitoring, dosage adjustment, and replacement of electrolyte losses...
  7. doi Extracellular fluid volume in the hypoalbuminemic diabetic patient
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Heart Fail Clin 4:439-48. 2008
    ..This article also reviews the mechanisms responsible for hypoalbuminemia in proteinuric subjects who have chronic kidney disease...
  8. doi A physiologic-based approach to the evaluation of a patient with hypokalemia
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:1184-90. 2010
    ..Complications of hypokalemia include muscle weakness, rhabdomyolysis, cardiac arrhythmias, impaired urinary concentrating ability, and glucose intolerance...
  9. ncbi Supratherapeutic doses of angiotensin receptor blockers to decrease proteinuria in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Biff F Palmer
    Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75225 8856, USA
    Am J Nephrol 28:381-90. 2008
    ..Supratherapeutic dosing may be a valuable approach for optimizing RAAS blockade and providing renoprotection...
  10. doi A physiologic-based approach to the evaluation of a patient with hyperkalemia
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:387-93. 2010
    ..Before concluding that a cell shift or renal defect in potassium excretion is present, pseudohyperkalemia should be excluded...
  11. doi Recent advances in the prevention and management of intradialytic hypotension
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 19:8-11. 2008
    ..The sudden development of intradialytic hypotension may respond to specific antagonists to hypotensive mediators...
  12. ncbi Hypertension management in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 10:367-73. 2008
    ..Changes in the serum creatinine concentration and hyperkalemia are complications of antihypertensive therapy in patients with chronic kidney disease that can be successfully managed to allow continued use of renin-angiotensin blockade...
  13. doi Approach to fluid and electrolyte disorders and acid-base problems
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Prim Care 35:195-213, v. 2008
    ..These steps will help to ensure the clinician identifies not only overt abnormalities but also subtle disturbances that may lay hidden in a routine set of serum chemistry values...
  14. doi Management of hypertension in patients with chronic kidney disease and diabetes mellitus
    Biff F Palmer
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75225 8856, USA
    Am J Med 121:S16-22. 2008
    ..Current evidence indicates that the clinical efficacy of these end points includes effects that may be beyond blood pressure reduction...
  15. ncbi Improving BP control with combined renin-angiotensin system blockade and thiazide diuretics in hypertensive patients with diabetes mellitus or kidney disease
    Biff F Palmer
    Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 8:9-14. 2008
    ..The avoidance of hypokalemia has been linked to less thiazide-induced glucose intolerance. Patient persistence on therapy is dependent on well tolerated drug combinations...
  16. ncbi Proteinuria as a therapeutic target in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Tex 75390 8856, USA
    Am J Nephrol 27:287-93. 2007
    ..This article reviews the evidence for using proteinuria as a target for the implementation of therapies shown to have renal protective effects...
  17. doi Screening tests for renal impairment in patients with type 2 diabetes: the what, when, and how
    Biff F Palmer
    University of Texas Southwest Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX 75390 8856, USA
    Postgrad Med 123:7-14. 2011
    ..This review will summarize methods of assessing renal function and the most recent guidelines for the early screening and diagnosis of diabetic kidney disease...
  18. ncbi Individualizing the dialysate in the hemodialysis patient
    B F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas 75235, USA
    Semin Dial 14:41-9. 2001
    ..Individualizing the dialysate composition is likely to gain increasing importance given the advancing age and increasing number of comorbid conditions found in ESRD patients...
  19. ncbi Impaired renal autoregulation: implications for the genesis of hypertension and hypertension-induced renal injury
    B F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southern Medical School, Dallas 75390, USA
    Am J Med Sci 321:388-400. 2001
    ..As long as this increase is neither excessive nor progressive, physicians should not be dissuaded from trying to achieve newly established blood pressure goals...
  20. ncbi Renal dysfunction complicating the treatment of hypertension
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas 75390 8856, USA
    N Engl J Med 347:1256-61. 2002
  21. ncbi Sexual dysfunction in men and women with chronic kidney disease and end-stage kidney disease
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    Adv Ren Replace Ther 10:48-60. 2003
    ..Uremic women should be advised against pregnancy while on dialysis. Successful transplantation is the most effective means of restoring normal sexual function in both men and women with chronic kidney failure...
  22. ncbi Hyponatremia in patients with central nervous system disease: SIADH versus CSW
    Biff F Palmer
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 14:182-7. 2003
    ..Distinguishing between these two disorders is of crucial importance because therapy indicated for one disorder but used in the other can result in negative clinical consequences...
  23. ncbi Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers: what to do if the serum creatinine and/or serum potassium concentration rises
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, 5323 Harry Haines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 8856, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 18:1973-5. 2003
  24. ncbi Causes and management of hyponatremia
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8856, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 37:1694-702. 2003
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  25. ncbi Managing hyperkalemia caused by inhibitors of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas 75390 8856, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:585-92. 2004
  26. ncbi Outcomes associated with hypogonadism in men with chronic kidney disease
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 11:342-7. 2004
    ..Although further studies are needed, testosterone therapy may prove most useful as an adjunct to other more general therapies designed to address the uremic state...
  27. ncbi Disturbances in renal autoregulation and the susceptibility to hypertension-induced chronic kidney disease
    Biff F Palmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 8856, USA
    Am J Med Sci 328:330-43. 2004
    ..There is indirect evidence that blocking the renin-angiotensin system may improve renal autoregulation...
  28. doi Microalbuminuria, insulin resistance, diabetes, hypertension, and kidney function: the latest concepts in pathology and pharmacologic treatment
    Yousri M Barri
    Dallas Nephrology Associates, Dallas, TX 75204, USA
    Postgrad Med 118:34-45. 2005
    ..As in microalbuminuria, ACE inhibitors, ARBs, and dual-action beta-blockers help improve insulin sensitivity...
  29. ncbi Rationale for combination angiotensin receptor blocker and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor treatment and end-organ protection in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Robert Toto
    Patient Oriented Research Nephrology, University of Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX 75225 8856, USA
    Am J Nephrol 28:372-80. 2008
    ..The National Kidney Foundation suggests that ACE inhibitors and ARBs may be used in combination to reduce proteinuria in patients with kidney disease; however, larger outcomes trials are needed...
  30. ncbi An unusual case of acute hyperkalemia during pregnancy
    Amir Said Alizadeh Naderi
    Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:e7-8. 2007
    ..We propose that the hyperkalemia was due to a potassium load introduced into the maternal circulation as a result of intrauterine fetal demise and uterine rupture...
  31. doi Diabetic muscle necrosis
    Amir Said Alizadeh Naderi
    Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    J Diabetes Complications 22:150-2. 2008
    ..We report on the case of a patient with diabetic myonecrosis. We remind clinicians of this underdiagnosed condition and discuss the pathophysiology, diagnosis, management, and prognosis of this disabling condition...
  32. ncbi Treating dyslipidemia to slow the progression of chronic renal failure
    Biff F Palmer
    Am J Med 114:411-2. 2003
  33. ncbi Effectiveness of hemodialysis in the extracorporeal therapy of phenobarbital overdose
    B F Palmer
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 36:640-3. 2000
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  34. ncbi Successful treatment of a rare case of boric acid overdose with hemodialysis
    Amir Said Alizadeh Naderi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8837, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:e95-7. 2006
    ..Based on our experience in this patient and a review of previously reported cases, hemodialysis is effective in decreasing serum boric acid levels and should be considered in the treatment of patients with acute boric acid intoxication...
  35. ncbi Dihydropyridine calcium channel antagonists in the management of hypertension
    Benjamin J Epstein
    Department of Pharmacy Practice and Division of Internal Medicine, Colleges of Pharmacy and Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0486, USA
    Drugs 67:1309-27. 2007
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  36. ncbi Hypertonic saline: a novel therapy for advanced heart failure?
    Mark H Drazner
    Am Heart J 145:377-9. 2003