Steven Van Laecke

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Posttransplantation hypomagnesemia and its relation with immunosuppression as predictors of new-onset diabetes after transplantation
    S Van Laecke
    Renal Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Transplant 9:2140-9. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Hypomagnesemia and the risk of new-onset diabetes after liver transplantation
    Steven Van Laecke
    Department of Nephrology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Liver Transpl 16:1278-87. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Magnesium and infection risk after kidney transplantation: An observational cohort study
    Steven Van Laecke
    Renal Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium Electronic address
    J Infect 73:8-17. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Hypomagnesaemia in kidney transplantation
    Steven Van Laecke
    Renal Division, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium Electronic address
    Transplant Rev (Orlando) 29:154-60. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Hypomagnesemia and the risk of death and GFR decline in chronic kidney disease
    Steven Van Laecke
    Renal Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    Am J Med 126:825-31. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Thrombotic microangiopathy: a role for magnesium?
    Steven Van Laecke
    Department of Nephrology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Thromb Haemost 107:399-408. 2012
  7. doi request reprint The relation between hypomagnesaemia and vascular stiffness in renal transplant recipients
    Steven Van Laecke
    Renal Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:2362-9. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Aortic stiffness and central wave reflections predict outcome in renal transplant recipients
    Francis Verbeke
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nephrology Section, University Hospital Ghent, De Pintelaan 185, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Hypertension 58:833-8. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Human cytomegalovirus and kidney transplantation: a clinician's update
    Kristel De Keyzer
    Renal Division, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Kidney Dis 58:118-26. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Proton-pump inhibitors do not influence serum magnesium levels in renal transplant recipients
    Charlotte Van Ende
    Department of Nephrology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Université Catholique de Louvain Medical School, Avenue Hippocrate 10, 1200, Brussels, Belgium
    J Nephrol 27:707-11. 2014

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Posttransplantation hypomagnesemia and its relation with immunosuppression as predictors of new-onset diabetes after transplantation
    S Van Laecke
    Renal Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Transplant 9:2140-9. 2009
    ..We confirm that the use of CNI is associated with NODAT, but, to a large extent, this effect seems attributable to the induction of hypomagnesemia. After adjustment for Mg, sirolimus was also associated with NODAT...
  2. doi request reprint Hypomagnesemia and the risk of new-onset diabetes after liver transplantation
    Steven Van Laecke
    Department of Nephrology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Liver Transpl 16:1278-87. 2010
    ..Other risk factors are age, biopsy-proven acute rejection, and CMV infection...
  3. doi request reprint Magnesium and infection risk after kidney transplantation: An observational cohort study
    Steven Van Laecke
    Renal Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium Electronic address
    J Infect 73:8-17. 2016
    ..We examined the association between baseline serum magnesium concentration and infections requiring admission the first year after kidney transplantation...
  4. doi request reprint Hypomagnesaemia in kidney transplantation
    Steven Van Laecke
    Renal Division, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium Electronic address
    Transplant Rev (Orlando) 29:154-60. 2015
    ..Considering the mechanism of renal magnesium wasting, normalizing the serum magnesium concentration by oral supplementation alone might turn out to be cumbersome in kidney transplant recipients. ..
  5. doi request reprint Hypomagnesemia and the risk of death and GFR decline in chronic kidney disease
    Steven Van Laecke
    Renal Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    Am J Med 126:825-31. 2013
    ..We aimed to establish the prognostic significance of hypomagnesemia for all-cause mortality and decline in estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) in chronic kidney disease...
  6. doi request reprint Thrombotic microangiopathy: a role for magnesium?
    Steven Van Laecke
    Department of Nephrology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Thromb Haemost 107:399-408. 2012
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  7. doi request reprint The relation between hypomagnesaemia and vascular stiffness in renal transplant recipients
    Steven Van Laecke
    Renal Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:2362-9. 2011
    ..As hypomagnesaemia is common in renal transplant recipients (RTR), we examined its potential association with arterial stiffness...
  8. doi request reprint Aortic stiffness and central wave reflections predict outcome in renal transplant recipients
    Francis Verbeke
    Department of Internal Medicine, Nephrology Section, University Hospital Ghent, De Pintelaan 185, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Hypertension 58:833-8. 2011
    ..Combined measurement of pulse wave velocity and central augmentation pressure may contribute to an accurate cardiovascular risk estimation in this heterogeneous population...
  9. doi request reprint Human cytomegalovirus and kidney transplantation: a clinician's update
    Kristel De Keyzer
    Renal Division, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Kidney Dis 58:118-26. 2011
    ..In this review, we highlight the most relevant topics on CMV and kidney transplantation based on current evidence and guidelines...
  10. doi request reprint Proton-pump inhibitors do not influence serum magnesium levels in renal transplant recipients
    Charlotte Van Ende
    Department of Nephrology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Université Catholique de Louvain Medical School, Avenue Hippocrate 10, 1200, Brussels, Belgium
    J Nephrol 27:707-11. 2014
    ..Our results suggest that PPIs may be used without particular fear of favoring hypomagnesemia-related side effects in RTRs, an important finding in a population at high risk of hypomagnesemia...
  11. doi request reprint Former smoking and early and long-term graft outcome in renal transplant recipients: a retrospective cohort study
    Steven Van Laecke
    Renal Division, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Transpl Int . 2016
    ..001). To conclude, former smoking exerts long-lasting negative effects on graft outcome and this independent of DGF. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved...
  12. doi request reprint Bisphosphonates for preventing bone disease in kidney transplant recipients: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Emmanuelle B Versele
    Nephrology Section, Department of Internal Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Transpl Int 29:153-64. 2016
    ..Data on important health outcomes are lacking, surrogate outcomes poorly reflect bone quality in kidney transplant recipients, and serious adverse events are not studied and reported systematically. ..
  13. pmc Statin use and the presence of microalbuminuria. Results from the ERICABEL trial: a non-interventional epidemiological cohort study
    Arjan Van der Tol
    Renal Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e31639. 2012
    ..But statins may also generate tubular MAU. The current observational study evaluated the impact of statin use on the interpretation of MAU as a predictor or marker of cardiovascular or renal disease...
  14. doi request reprint De novo thrombotic microangiopathy induced by cytomegalovirus infection leading to renal allograft loss
    Kristel De Keyzer
    Renal Division, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Nephrol 32:491-6. 2010
    ..We describe a new case of de novo TMA in association with cytomegalovirus infection 25 years after kidney transplantation...
  15. ncbi request reprint The middle-molecule hypothesis 30 years after: lost and rediscovered in the universe of uremic toxicity?
    Raymond Vanholder
    Nephrology Section, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Nephrol 21:146-60. 2008
    ..The continuing search for new culprits will result in therapeutic options including improved removal of uremic solutes and/or the search for pharmacological strategies blocking responsible pathophysiological pathways...
  16. doi request reprint The effect of magnesium supplements on early post-transplantation glucose metabolism: a randomized controlled trial
    Steven Van Laecke
    Renal Division, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Transpl Int 27:895-902. 2014
    ..Magnesium supplements modestly improved fasting glycemia without effect on insulin resistance. Higher baseline glycemia among patients in the control group may have driven the positive outcome (ClinicalTrials.gov number: NCT01889576). ..
  17. pmc What is new in uremic toxicity?
    Raymond Vanholder
    Nephrology Section, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, OK12, De Pintelaan, 185, Gent, Belgium
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:1211-21. 2008
    ..The results of recent studies suggest that these strategies have better outcomes, thereby clinically corroborating the importance attributed in bench studies to these "difficult to remove" molecules...
  18. ncbi request reprint The fate of older diabetic patients on peritoneal dialysis: myths and mysteries and suggestions for further research
    Steven Van Laecke
    Renal Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Ghent, Belgium
    Perit Dial Int 27:611-8. 2007
    ..All these topics require further clarification and investigation...
  19. doi request reprint Criteria for and Appropriateness of Renal Transplantation in Elderly Patients With End-Stage Renal Disease: A Literature Review and Position Statement on Behalf of the European Renal Association-European Dialysis and Transplant Association Descartes Worki
    Liviu Segall
    1 Nefrocare MS Dialysis Centre, Iasi, Romania 2 Nephrology Department, Dr C I Parhon Hospital, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Gr T Popa, Iasi, Romania 3 European Renal Best Practice ERBP, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium 4 Department of Nephrology, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain 5 Institut Mar for Medical Research, Barcelona, Spain 6 Descartes Working Group of ERA EDTA, London, UK 7 Division of Nephrology and Multiorgan Transplant Program, University Health Network and University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada 8 Unidad de Trasplante Renal, Servicio de Nefrologia, Fundacio Puigvert, Barcelona, Spain 9 University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire and University of Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom 10 Renal Division, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium 11 Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria 12 Nephrology Department, Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp, Belgium 13 Center for Health Policy and Ethics, Gr T Popa University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Iasi, Romania 14 Renal Unit, Lister Hospital, Tokyo 113-8519
    Transplantation 100:e55-65. 2016
    ..It has been demonstrated that expanded criteria donor RT in patients 60 years or older is associated with higher survival rates than remaining on dialysis, whereas living donor RT is superior to all other options. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint Online hemodiafiltration
    Steven Van Laecke
    Nephrology Section of Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ghent, De Pintelaan 185, Ghent, Belgium
    Artif Organs 30:579-85. 2006
    ..Research has been ongoing to maximize further the effectiveness of the technique by new technical innovations such as transmembrane-pressure feedback control or mid-dilution online HDF...