J S Kaufman
- Subcutaneous erythropoietin therapy: efficacy and economic implicationsJ S Kaufman
Boston Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, MA 02130, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 32:S147-51. 1998..Because most hemodialysis patients in the United States are receiving rHuEPO by the intravenous route, switching to the subcutaneous route may result in significant cost savings for the health care system...
- A pharmacodynamic study of clopidogrel in chronic hemodialysis patientsJ S Kaufman
Renal Section, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
J Thromb Thrombolysis 10:127-31. 2000..This inhibition is reversible within 7 days of discontinuing the drug. No adverse reactions to the drug were noted in this short-term (14-day) trial...
- 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...
- When to refer patients with chronic kidney disease for vascular access surgery: should age be a consideration?A M O'Hare
Department of Medicine, VA Medical Center and University of California, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
Kidney Int 71:555-61. 2007..5:1 for those aged 18-44 years. Currently recommended approaches to permanent access placement based on a single threshold level of renal function for patients of all ages are not appropriate...
- The absence of adult mortality data for sub-Saharan Africa: a practical solutionJ S Kaufman
Department of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Loyola University Medical Center, IL 60153, USA
Bull World Health Organ 75:389-95. 1997..This method is discussed in the present article, and practical considerations for longitudinal studies using this methodology are reviewed...
- Cumulative life course and adult socioeconomic status and markers of inflammation in adulthoodR A Pollitt
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
J Epidemiol Community Health 62:484-91. 2008....