D S Goldfarb
- Use of a probiotic to decrease enteric hyperoxaluriaJohn C Lieske
Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Hyperoxaluria Center, and Mayo Complementary and Integrative Medicine Program, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Kidney Int 68:1244-9. 2005..Endogenous components of the intestinal microflora can potentially limit dietary oxalate absorption...
- Prospects for dietary therapy of recurrent nephrolithiasisDavid S Goldfarb
Nephrology Division, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 16:21-9. 2009..Because the efficacy of thiazides in the prevention of stones in patients with hypercalciuria is clear, I propose dietary comparison of higher calcium intake to thiazides for the prevention of calcium-based kidney stones...
- How life imitates baseballDavid S Goldfarb
Nephrology Section, New York VA Medical Center, New York University School of Medicine, USA
Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 67:34-5. 2004
- A randomized, controlled trial of lactic acid bacteria for idiopathic hyperoxaluriaDavid S Goldfarb
Nephrology Section, New York Harbor VA Medical Center and New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10010, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:745-9. 2007..Some lactic acid bacteria can degrade oxalate in vitro. This study sought to reduce urinary oxalate excretion in calcium stone formers with idiopathic hyperoxaluria...
- Microorganisms and calcium oxalate stone diseaseDavid S Goldfarb
New York Harbor VA Medical Center and NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY 10010, USA
Nephron Physiol 98:p48-54. 2004..formigenes which codes for that organism's oxalate uptake mechanism. The author is currently completing a small randomized controlled clinical trial with this preparation in calcium stone-forming patients with idiopathic hyperoxaluria...
- A twin study of genetic and dietary influences on nephrolithiasis: a report from the Vietnam Era Twin (VET) RegistryDavid S Goldfarb
Nephrology Section, New York Harbor VAMC, New York, NY, USA
Kidney Int 67:1053-61. 2005..Nephrolithiasis is a complex phenotype that is influenced by both genetic and environmental factors. We conducted a large twin study to examine genetic and nongenetic factors associated with stones...
- Urinary cystine excretion and capacity in patients with cystinuriaD S Goldfarb
Nephrology Section, New York Harbor VAMC, St Vincents Hospital, New York, New York 10010, USA
Kidney Int 69:1041-7. 2006..This assay of cystine capacity was reliable in the presence of CBTD. It should be useful in monitoring patients' response to dietary interventions and administration of fluid, citrate, and CBTD...
- Diagnostic value of iron indices in hemodialysis patients receiving epoetinJ S Kaufman
The Cooperative Studies Program of the Research and Development Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, USA
Kidney Int 60:300-8. 2001..Iron deficiency remains a common cause of hyporesponsiveness to epoetin in hemodialysis patients. However, considerable controversy exists regarding the best strategies for diagnosis and treatment...
- Optimal medical therapy with or without percutaneous coronary intervention for patients with stable coronary artery disease and chronic kidney diseaseSteven P Sedlis
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Am J Cardiol 104:1647-53. 2009..Although PCI did not reduce the risk of death or myocardial infarction when added to OMT for patients with CKD, it also was not associated with worse outcomes in this high-risk group...
- Randomized controlled trial of clopidogrel plus aspirin to prevent hemodialysis access graft thrombosisJames S Kaufman
Department of Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System and Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
J Am Soc Nephrol 14:2313-21. 2003..22 to 1.26; P = 0.14). In the hemodialysis population, therapy with aspirin and clopidogrel was associated with a significantly increased risk of bleeding and probably would not result in a reduced frequency of graft thrombosis...
- Predictive value of a positive fecal occult blood test increases as the severity of CKD worsensEdmund J Bini
Division of Gastroenterology, Veterans Affairs New York Harbor Healthcare System, New York, NY 10010, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 48:580-6. 2006....
- Effect of grapefruit juice on urinary lithogenicityD S Goldfarb
Kidney Stone Prevention and Treatment Programs, New York Veterans Affairs Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
J Urol 166:263-7. 2001..No changes in lithogenicity were demonstrated. The results do not demonstrate an effect of grapefruit juice for increasing lithogenicity. The basis of the observations of epidemiological studies remain unexplained...
- Effect of thiazides on colonic NaCl absorption: role of carbonic anhydraseD S Goldfarb
Nephrology Section, Department of Veteran Affairs Medical Center, New York, New York 10010
Am J Physiol 261:F452-8. 1991..In tissues containing this enzyme, this mechanism of thiazide effect on ion flux must be considered...
- Chitosan does not reduce post-prandial urinary oxalate excretionJoshua Wolf
Nephrology Section, University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, and Nephrology Section, New York Harbor VAMC, Department of Urology, St Vincents Hospital, New York, NY 10010, USA
Urol Res 34:227-30. 2006..3+/-16.9 mg/g creatinine (P=0.57, NS). We conclude that chitosan does not reduce acute intestinal oxalate absorption and therefore does not affect post-prandial urinary oxalate excretion...
- Treatment of pregabalin toxicity by hemodialysis in a patient with kidney failureLawrence Yoo
Division of Nephrology, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY 10010, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 54:1127-30. 2009..23 Da), relatively low volume of distribution (0.5 L/kg), and not bound to plasma proteins. We achieved hemodialysis clearance of 88.8 mL/min, which was associated with resolution of symptoms immediately after hemodialysis...
- Asymptomatic nephrolithiasis detected by ultrasoundAmar D Bansal
Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 4:680-4. 2009..However, these studies have not analyzed the effect that increases in utilization of imaging modalities have had on detection of asymptomatic stones...
- The role of continuous renal replacement therapy in the treatment of poisoningJeffrey W Goodman
Nephrology Section, New York Harbor VA Medical Center, New York, New York 10010, USA
Semin Dial 19:402-7. 2006..We believe that the intelligent application of extracorporeal modalities requires a thorough knowledge of drug pharmacokinetics, of the techniques utilized, and a skeptical analysis of the available literature...
- Use of hemodialysis and hemoperfusion in poisoned patientsWilliam J Holubek
Department of Emergency Medicine, New York Methodist Hospital, New York, New York, USA
Kidney Int 74:1327-34. 2008..Our study shows that the profile of toxins and the type of extracorporeal technique used to remove the toxins have changed over the years...
- Crystal growth inhibitors for the prevention of L-cystine kidney stones through molecular designJeffrey D Rimer
Department of Chemistry and the Molecular Design Institute, New York University NYU, 100 Washington Square East, New York, NY 10003 6688, USA
Science 330:337-41. 2010..The AFM observations are mirrored by reduced crystal yield and crystal size in the presence of L-CDME and L-CME, collectively suggesting a new pathway to the prevention of L-cystine stones by rational design of crystal growth inhibitors...
- Progressive renal papillary calcification and ureteral stone formation in mice deficient for Tamm-Horsfall proteinYan Liu
Dept of Urology, New York Univ School of Medicine, NY 10010, USA
Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 299:F469-78. 2010....
- Update on the pathophysiology and management of uric acid renal stonesJon Emile S Kenny
Department of Medicine, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Curr Rheumatol Rep 12:125-9. 2010..We review recent evidence from both the molecular and clinical realms to underline the importance of [H+] in the development and treatment of uric acid nephrolithiasis...
- Continuous renal replacement therapy does not have a clear role in the treatment of poisoningZae Kim
Division of Nephrology, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY, USA
Nephron Clin Pract 115:c1-6. 2010..Hemodialysis remains the first choice among modalities of extracorporeal removal with CRRT reserved for patients who truly cannot tolerate hemodialysis...
- A pilot clinical study to evaluate changes in urine osmolality and urine cAMP in response to acute and chronic water loading in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney diseaseIrina Barash
Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:693-7. 2010..Water loading, by suppressing arginine vasopressin (AVP)-stimulated cAMP production, is a proposed therapy for ADPKD...
- Effect of two sports drinks on urinary lithogenicityJeffrey W Goodman
NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY 10010, USA
Urol Res 37:41-6. 2009..Most sports drinks with significant carbohydrate content however may contain too many calories, and fructose, to be preferred beverages for stone prevention...
- Interpretation and review of health-related quality of life data in CKD patients receiving treatment for anemiaDavid E Leaf
Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Kidney Int 75:15-24. 2009..Beyond this range, additional normalization of hemoglobin (to 12-14 g/dl) results in continued (albeit blunted) improvements in HRQOL...
- Patients at the center: in our practice, and in our use of languageDavid S Goldfarb
New York Harbor VA Medical Center, NYU School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
ACP J Club 140:A14; author reply A14-5. 2004
- The sorcerer's stoneDavid S Goldfarb
Kidney Stone Prevention Programs, New York VA Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 69:36-7. 2006
- Nephrolithiasis complicating treatment of diabetes insipidusSaurabh Mehandru
Kidney Stone Prevention Program, New York VA Medical Center, New York, USA
Urol Res 33:244-6. 2005..The challenge of the management of stones in the setting of DI requires balancing the conflicting goals of both decreasing and increasing urine volume...
- Design and statistical issues in the homocysteinemia in kidney and end stage renal disease (HOST) studyRex L Jamison
Division of Nephrology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
Clin Trials 1:451-60. 2004..Data will be stored and analyzed at a coordinating center. The study design has the power to detect a reduction in all cause mortality rate of 17%. Issues related to the unique features of the design of this study are discussed...
- Effect of homocysteine lowering on mortality and vascular disease in advanced chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease: a randomized controlled trialRex L Jamison
Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care Systems and Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94304, USA
JAMA 298:1163-70. 2007..Folic acid and B vitamins decrease homocysteine levels in this population but whether they lower mortality is unknown...
- CystinuriaAditya Mattoo
Department of Medicine, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Semin Nephrol 28:181-91. 2008..Prevention of stone formation is the primary goal of management and includes hydration, dietary restriction of salt and animal protein, urinary alkalinization, and cystine-binding thiol drugs...
- Uric acid stones following hepatic transplantationMei Tsuey Hwang
Renal Section, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
Urol Res 32:423-6. 2004..This class of drugs may also be associated with low urine pH, perhaps on the basis of hypoaldosteronism, but the contribution of such a syndrome to uric acid stone formation is not established...
- The association of nephrolithiasis with cystic fibrosisEric M Gibney
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 42:1-11. 2003..There is a growing body of evidence regarding the association between cystic fibrosis (CF) and nephrolithiasis and the role that Oxalobacter formigenes may have in that association...
- Increasing prevalence of kidney stones in the United StatesDavid S Goldfarb
Kidney Int 63:1951-2. 2003
- Ichthyotoxic ARF after fish gallbladder ingestion: a large case series from VietnamBich Huyen Nguyen Xuan
Nephrology Section, Cho Ray Hospital, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Am J Kidney Dis 41:220-4. 2003..Acute renal failure after fish gallbladder ingestion has an excellent prognosis. However, death from fulminant hepatic failure can occur...
- The absence of rhabdomyolysis-induced renal failure following the World Trade Center collapseDavid S Goldfarb
Am J Med 113:260. 2002
- Re: acute caffeine effects on urine composition and calcium kidney stone risk in calcium stone formersDavid S Goldfarb
J Urol 173:1048; author reply 1048-9. 2005
- Strategies for preventing calcium oxalate stonesVadim A Finkielstein
Princeton Hypertension Nephrology Associates and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscattaway, NJ, USA
CMAJ 174:1407-9. 2006
- Effect of cystine-binding thiol drugs on urinary cystine capacity in patients with cystinuriaDaniele J Dolin
Department of Urology, St Vincent Catholic Medical Center, 170 West 12th Streetm Cronin 205, New York, NY 10011, USA
J Endourol 19:429-32. 2005..To determine the effect of cystine-binding thiol drugs (CBTD) on urinary cystine capacity in patients with cystinuria...