Bertram L Kasiske

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Inadequate donor size in cadaver kidney transplantation
    Bertram L Kasiske
    The United States Renal Data System Coordinating Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:2152-9. 2002
  2. doi request reprint A simple tool to predict outcomes after kidney transplant
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:947-60. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Uric acid and allograft loss from interstitial fibrosis/tubular atrophy: post hoc analysis from the angiotensin II blockade in chronic allograft nephropathy trial
    Allyson Hart
    1 Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 2 Nephrology Division, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 3 Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 4 Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 5 Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 6 Address correspondence to Hassan N Ibrahim, M D, MS, Director, Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, University of Minnesota, 717 Delaware St SE, Suite 353, MDC 1932, Minneapolis, MN 55414
    Transplantation 97:1066-71. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction and kidney transplantation
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota College of Medicine, 701 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 17:900-7. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Clinical diagnosis of metabolic syndrome: predicting new-onset diabetes, coronary heart disease, and allograft failure late after kidney transplant
    Ajay K Israni
    Chronic Disease Research Group, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Transpl Int 25:748-57. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Rates of first infection following kidney transplant in the United States
    Jon J Snyder
    Chronic Disease Research Group, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404, USA
    Kidney Int 75:317-26. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Hypertension after kidney transplantation
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 43:1071-81. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Lymphoproliferative disorders after adult kidney transplant: epidemiology and comparison of registry report with claims-based diagnoses
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Chronic Disease Research Group, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 58:971-80. 2011
  9. doi request reprint The relationship between kidney function and long-term graft survival after kidney transplant
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Chronic Disease Research Group, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:466-75. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus after kidney transplantation in the United States
    Bertram L Kasiske
    The United States Renal Data System Coordinating Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Transplant 3:178-85. 2003

Detail Information

Publications64

  1. ncbi request reprint Inadequate donor size in cadaver kidney transplantation
    Bertram L Kasiske
    The United States Renal Data System Coordinating Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:2152-9. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the relative size of the donor and recipient should possibly be taken into account when choosing kidneys for transplantation...
  2. doi request reprint A simple tool to predict outcomes after kidney transplant
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:947-60. 2010
    ..Surprisingly few tools have been developed to predict outcomes after kidney transplant...
  3. doi request reprint Uric acid and allograft loss from interstitial fibrosis/tubular atrophy: post hoc analysis from the angiotensin II blockade in chronic allograft nephropathy trial
    Allyson Hart
    1 Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 2 Nephrology Division, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 3 Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 4 Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 5 Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 6 Address correspondence to Hassan N Ibrahim, M D, MS, Director, Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, University of Minnesota, 717 Delaware St SE, Suite 353, MDC 1932, Minneapolis, MN 55414
    Transplantation 97:1066-71. 2014
    ..Uric acid has been linked to the progression of native kidney disease. Studies evaluating its contribution to allograft function in kidney transplant recipients, among whom hyperuricemia is common, have yielded mixed results...
  4. ncbi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction and kidney transplantation
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota College of Medicine, 701 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 17:900-7. 2006
    ..34; 95% CI 1.08 to 1.68) and late (1.39; 95% CI 1.12 to 1.72) posttransplantation. Thus the risk reduction for AMI with transplantation versus the waiting list varies by patient population and time after transplantation...
  5. doi request reprint Clinical diagnosis of metabolic syndrome: predicting new-onset diabetes, coronary heart disease, and allograft failure late after kidney transplant
    Ajay K Israni
    Chronic Disease Research Group, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Transpl Int 25:748-57. 2012
    ..Metabolic syndrome, NODAT, and CHD are risk factors for allograft failure. NODAT and CHD are risk factors for allograft failure, independent of metabolic syndrome...
  6. doi request reprint Rates of first infection following kidney transplant in the United States
    Jon J Snyder
    Chronic Disease Research Group, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404, USA
    Kidney Int 75:317-26. 2009
    ..Our study shows that despite identifiable risk factors, the incidence of most post-transplant infections has changed little since 1995...
  7. ncbi request reprint Hypertension after kidney transplantation
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 43:1071-81. 2004
    ..Few studies have examined the possible role of blood pressure (BP), independent of acute rejection and graft function, on outcomes after kidney transplantation...
  8. doi request reprint Lymphoproliferative disorders after adult kidney transplant: epidemiology and comparison of registry report with claims-based diagnoses
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Chronic Disease Research Group, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 58:971-80. 2011
    ..Posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder (PTLD) is a major complication of kidney transplant...
  9. doi request reprint The relationship between kidney function and long-term graft survival after kidney transplant
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Chronic Disease Research Group, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:466-75. 2011
    ..Whether chronic kidney disease (CKD) staging provides a useful framework for predicting outcomes after kidney transplant is unclear...
  10. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus after kidney transplantation in the United States
    Bertram L Kasiske
    The United States Renal Data System Coordinating Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Transplant 3:178-85. 2003
    ..It is a strong, independent predictor of graft failure and mortality. Efforts should be made to minimize the risk of this important complication...
  11. ncbi request reprint Long-term deterioration of kidney allograft function
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:1405-14. 2005
    ..78 (0.64-0.95), p = 0.0110 during 1999-2002 (compared to 1984-1989). We conclude that the rate of decline in allograft function after kidney transplantation has improved, suggesting that stable, long-term function may be achievable...
  12. doi request reprint Who is caring for kidney transplant patients? Variation by region, transplant center, and patient characteristics
    Ajay K Israni
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, 701 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55415 1829, USA
    Am J Nephrol 30:430-9. 2009
    ..Despite implications for long-term care, little is known about outpatient care for kidney transplant patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Peripheral arterial disease and renal transplantation
    Jon J Snyder
    Chronic Disease Research Group, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55404, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 17:2056-68. 2006
    ..0001) and with diabetes (1.83; 95% CI 1.58 to 2.12; P < 0.0001). The incidence of PAD is higher on the waiting list than after transplantation and is associated with an increased risk for death among patients with and without diabetes...
  14. doi request reprint Pancreas after living donor kidney transplants in diabetic patients: impact on long-term kidney graft function
    Francois Kleinclauss
    Department of Surgery, Division of Renal Disease and Hypertension, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Clin Transplant 23:437-46. 2009
    ..We conclude that the subsequent transplant of a pancreas after an LD kidney transplant does not adversely affect patient or kidney graft survival rates; in fact, it is associated with better long-term kidney graft function...
  15. ncbi request reprint Defining the risk of elective cyclosporine withdrawal in stable kidney transplant recipients
    Shakeel Anjum
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Transplant 2:179-85. 2002
    ..We concluded that avoiding CsA withdrawal in the relatively small number of recipients with both 2 HLA-B and 2 HLA-DR mismatches could further reduce our already low incidence of acute rejection following elective CsA withdrawal...
  16. pmc Design considerations and feasibility for a clinical trial to examine coronary screening before kidney transplantation (COST)
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, 701 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:908-16. 2011
    ..It is unclear whether benefits outweigh harms for routine screening and prophylactic revascularization to prevent coronary artery disease (CAD) in asymptomatic kidney transplant candidates...
  17. pmc "Nature versus nurture" study of deceased-donor pairs in kidney transplantation
    Daniel W Louvar
    Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55415 1829, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 20:1351-8. 2009
    ..These data suggest that both unmeasured donor characteristics and transplant center characteristics contribute to the risk for DGF and that the former also contribute significantly to allograft failure...
  18. doi request reprint Developing Statistical Models to Assess Transplant Outcomes Using National Registries: The Process in the United States
    Jon J Snyder
    1 Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 2 Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 3 Institute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation, and Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada 4 Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN
    Transplantation 100:288-94. 2016
    ..These data allow for quality assessment across all transplant providers in the United States. A standardized process of risk model development using data from national registries may enhance the field. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint A comparison of transplant outcomes in peritoneal and hemodialysis patients
    Jon J Snyder
    Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, 914 S 8th Street, Suite D 253, Minneapolis, MN 55404, USA
    Kidney Int 62:1423-30. 2002
    ..Therefore, we studied the effects of pre-transplant dialysis modality on outcomes in a large United States cohort...
  20. doi request reprint Screening and management of pretransplant cardiovascular disease
    Jeffrey H Wang
    Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 19:586-91. 2010
    ..The purpose of this review is to examine the existing research on the screening and management of pretransplant cardiovascular disease, with an emphasis on defining the optimal approach for asymptomatic high-risk candidates...
  21. ncbi request reprint Silent acute rejection during prolonged delayed graft function reduces kidney allograft survival
    Fawad Qureshi
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Transplantation 74:1400-4. 2002
    ..We hypothesized that protocol biopsies during DGF would reveal a high incidence of silent AR that may adversely affect long-term allograft survival...
  22. doi request reprint Beyond "Median Waiting Time": Development and Validation of a Competing Risk Model to Predict Outcomes on the Kidney Transplant Waiting List
    Allyson Hart
    1 Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 2 Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 3 Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
    Transplantation 100:1564-70. 2016
    ..We developed and validated a competing risk model to calculate likelihood of outcomes for kidney transplant candidates and demonstrate how this information differs from median time to transplant...
  23. ncbi request reprint Cancer after kidney transplantation in the United States
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Transplant 4:905-13. 2004
    ..The rates for most malignancies are higher after kidney transplantation compared with the general population. Cancer should continue to be a major focus of prevention in kidney transplantation...
  24. doi request reprint The clinical relevance of Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network screening criteria for program performance review in the United States
    Nicholas Salkowski
    Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Clin Transplant 30:1066-73. 2016
    ..An excess of 143 grafts were lost from kidney programs identified as underperforming. Transplant programs identified as underperforming generally have reduced 1-y graft survival that stakeholders may consider clinically relevant. ..
  25. doi request reprint Cost Implications of New National Allocation Policy for Deceased Donor Kidneys in the United States
    Jodi M Smith
    1 Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 2 Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 3 Department of Surgery, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 4 Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 5 Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
    Transplantation 100:879-85. 2016
    ..We examined the cost implications of this policy change...
  26. doi request reprint The role of mycophenolate mofetil in kidney transplantation revisited
    Saugar Maripuri
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Transplant Rev (Orlando) 28:26-31. 2014
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  27. doi request reprint Metformin use in kidney transplant recipients in the United States: an observational study
    Jenise Stephen
    Department of Pharmacy, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Am J Nephrol 40:546-53. 2014
    ..We aimed to determine the frequency of metformin use and its associations among kidney transplant recipients, and to assess allograft and patient survival associated with metformin use...
  28. pmc The role of procurement biopsies in acceptance decisions for kidneys retrieved for transplant
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Department of Medicine and, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network, United Network for Organ Sharing, Richmond, Virginia, Departments of Medicine and, Surgery, and, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, New England Organ Bank, Waltham, Massachusetts
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 9:562-71. 2014
    ..This study aimed to compare biopsy results from discarded kidneys with discard attributed to biopsy findings, with biopsy results from comparable kidneys that were successfully transplanted...
  29. pmc The renin-aldosterone axis in kidney transplant recipients and its association with allograft function and structure
    Naim Issa
    Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Kidney Int 85:404-15. 2014
    ..01 (95% CI 1.00-1.02)). Thus, systemic RAAS is not overly activated in kidney transplant recipients, but this may not reflect the intrarenal system. Importantly, plasma aldosterone levels may be associated with more ESRD. ..
  30. pmc A prospective controlled study of kidney donors: baseline and 6-month follow-up
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 62:577-86. 2013
    ..Needed are prospective controlled studies to better understand the effects of a mild reduction in kidney function from kidney donation in otherwise healthy individuals...
  31. doi request reprint Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients: collecting, analyzing, and reporting data on transplantation in the United States
    Susan Leppke
    Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Transplant Rev (Orlando) 27:50-6. 2013
    ..Thus, SRTR supports the transplant community with information services and statistical analyses to improve patient access to and outcomes of organ transplant...
  32. ncbi request reprint An assessment of statin safety by nephrologists
    Bertram L Kasiske
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:82C-85C. 2006
    ..The Panel reviewed published and unpublished evidence and found none that suggested that statins, when used in doses currently approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), cause kidney injury...
  33. ncbi request reprint Dyslipidemias in patients who have chronic kidney disease
    Kambiz Farbakhsh
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Med Clin North Am 89:689-99. 2005
    ..In the mean time, the high incidence of CVD makes intensive monitoring and treatment of dyslipidemias in patients with CKD a reasonable clinical approach...
  34. ncbi request reprint Risk-stratified screening for ischemic heart disease in kidney transplant candidates
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Transplantation 80:815-20. 2005
    ..Few studies have examined the effectiveness of a risk-stratified approach to screening kidney transplantation candidates for ischemic heart disease (IHD)...
  35. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease in chronic kidney disease. A clinical update from Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO)
    Charles A Herzog
    Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Kidney Int 80:572-86. 2011
    ..Trials targeting CVD in patients with CKD have a large potential to improve outcomes...
  36. ncbi request reprint A thirty percent chronic decline in inverse serum creatinine is an excellent predictor of late renal allograft failure
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 39:762-8. 2002
    ..A limited sampling strategy for creatinine diminishes, but does not negate, the usefulness of Delta1/Cr less than -30%...
  37. ncbi request reprint Matching older kidneys with older patients does not improve allograft survival
    Bertram L Kasiske
    United States Renal Data System Coordinating Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:1067-72. 2002
    ..3923) after the independent effects of donor and recipient age per se were taken into account. Thus, giving older kidneys to older recipients is a common practice that does not improve overall graft survival...
  38. ncbi request reprint Preemptive kidney transplantation: the advantage and the advantaged
    Bertram L Kasiske
    The United States Renal Data System Coordinating Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:1358-64. 2002
    ..Alterations in the payment system, emphasis on early referral, and changes in cadaver kidney allocation could increase the number of patients who benefit from preemptive transplantation...
  39. ncbi request reprint Hyperlipidemia in kidney disease: causes and consequences
    Meena Sahadevan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 11:323-9. 2002
    ..This is most likely for patients with chronic renal insufficiency and for kidney transplant recipients. Less certain is the role of dyslipidemias in the pathogenesis of cardiovascular disease among dialysis patients...
  40. ncbi request reprint Persistent, asymptomatic, microscopic hematuria in prospective kidney donors
    Rahul Koushik
    Departments of Medicine, Surgery, and Pathology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Transplantation 80:1425-9. 2005
    ..Asymptomatic, microscopic hematuria is seen in 8-21% of the general population, has a good prognosis, and is generally not an indication for kidney biopsy. But whether it should preclude kidney donation is unclear...
  41. pmc Diabetes Mellitus in Living Pancreas Donors: Use of Integrated National Registry and Pharmacy Claims Data to Characterize Donation-Related Health Outcomes
    Ngan N Lam
    a Division of Nephrology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada b Center for Abdominal Transplantation, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA c Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA d Symphony Health Solutions, and University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA e Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA f Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN, USA g Division of Abdominal Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover, NH, USA h Division of Nephrology, Western University, London, ON, Canada i Transplant Nephrology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Transplantation . 2016
    ..Living donor pancreas transplant is a potential treatment for diabetic patients with end-organ complications. While early surgical risks of donation have been reported, long-term medical outcomes in living pancreas donors are not known...
  42. doi request reprint Variation in Cost and Quality in Kidney Transplantation
    Bishara A Nassir
    1 Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 2 Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 3 Chronic Disease Research Group, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 4 Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 5 Department of Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 6 Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 7 Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Transplantation 99:2150-7. 2015
    ..Bending the cost curve in medical expenses is a high national priority. The relationship between cost and kidney allograft failure has not been fully investigated in the United States...
  43. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk assessment in kidney transplantation
    Allyson Hart
    1 Division of Nephrology, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA 2 University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth, Minnesota, USA
    Kidney Int 87:527-34. 2015
    ..In this review, we discuss the potential risks, benefits, and evidence for screening for CVD in kidney transplant candidates, and also the next steps to better evaluate and treat asymptomatic kidney transplant candidates. ..
  44. pmc New national allocation policy for deceased donor kidneys in the United States and possible effect on patient outcomes
    Ajay K Israni
    Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, and Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    J Am Soc Nephrol 25:1842-8. 2014
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Transplant tourism: Outcomes of United States residents who undergo kidney transplantation overseas
    Muna T Canales
    Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Transplantation 82:1658-61. 2006
    ..Although international commerce in kidney transplantation is a reality, little is known about U.S. residents who travel abroad for kidney transplantation...
  46. ncbi request reprint Iso-osmolar radio contrast iodixanol in patients with chronic kidney disease
    George M Tadros
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Minnesota, 420 East Delaware Street, MMC 508, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 17:211-5. 2005
    ..Although radio contrast volume has been associated with worsening post-procedural kidney function, this relationship has not been extensively studied using an iso-osmolar contrast agent in chronic kidney disease patients...
  47. doi request reprint KDIGO clinical practice guideline for the care of kidney transplant recipients: a summary
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Hennepin County Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Kidney Int 77:299-311. 2010
    ..This summary includes a brief description of methodology and the complete guideline recommendations but does not include the rationale and references for each recommendation, which are published elsewhere...
  48. doi request reprint Predicting Outcomes on the Liver Transplant Waiting List in the United States: Accounting for Large Regional Variation in Organ Availability and Priority Allocation Points
    Allyson Hart
    1 Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 2 Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 3 Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 4 Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Hepatology, and Nutrition, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 5 Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 6 Department of Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT 7 Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
    Transplantation 100:2153-9. 2016
    ..We aimed to develop an online calculator to report outcomes by region and patient characteristics...
  49. pmc HLA and Risk of Diffuse Large B cell Lymphoma After Solid Organ Transplantation
    Shehnaz K Hussain
    1 Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 2 Department of Epidemiology, Fielding School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 3 Terasaki Foundation Laboratory, Los Angeles, CA 4 Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 5 Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 6 Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA 7 Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Research and Policy and Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 8 Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 9 Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients and Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN
    Transplantation 100:2453-2460. 2016
    ..Solid organ transplant recipients have heightened risk for diffuse large B cell lymphoma (DLBCL). The role of donor-recipient HLA mismatch and recipient HLA type on DLBCL risk are not well established...
  50. ncbi request reprint Dialysis facility ownership and epoetin dosing in hemodialysis patients: a US physician perspective
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 50:354-7. 2007
  51. ncbi request reprint Ischemic heart disease after renal transplantation
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Kidney Int 61:356-69. 2002
  52. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice guidelines for managing dyslipidemias in kidney transplant patients
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Am J Transplant 5:1576. 2005
  53. ncbi request reprint Prevention of post-transplant cardiovascular disease--report and recommendations of an ad hoc group
    Andrew D Bostom
    Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota, MMC 328 Mayo, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Am J Transplant 2:491-500. 2002
  54. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for fractures in kidney transplantation
    Eileen A O'Shaughnessy
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415
    Transplantation 74:362-6. 2002
    ..Risk factors for fracture after kidney transplantation need to be identified to target patients most likely to benefit from preventive measures...
  55. ncbi request reprint Care of the kidney transplant recipient. Vigilant monitoring creates the best outcome
    Magdalena Adeva Andany
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Juan Canalejo, La Coruna, Spain
    Postgrad Med 112:93-6, 101-2, 105-8 passim. 2002
    ..A heightened awareness of these complications, along with a cooperative effort between primary care physicians and transplant programs, offers the best hope for further improvement in outcomes after kidney transplantation...
  56. ncbi request reprint Kidney disease as a risk factor for development of cardiovascular disease: a statement from the American Heart Association Councils on Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease, High Blood Pressure Research, Clinical Cardiology, and Epidemiology and Prevention
    Mark J Sarnak
    Circulation 108:2154-69. 2003
  57. ncbi request reprint Kidney disease as a risk factor for development of cardiovascular disease: a statement from the American Heart Association Councils on Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease, High Blood Pressure Research, Clinical Cardiology, and Epidemiology and Prevention
    Mark J Sarnak
    Hypertension 42:1050-65. 2003
  58. ncbi request reprint Endpoint or turning point?
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Am J Transplant 3:1463-4. 2003
  59. ncbi request reprint Transplantation in the diabetic patient with advanced chronic kidney disease: a task force report
    Robert S Gaston
    Division of Nephrology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 44:529-42. 2004
    ..This report summarizes the deliberations and recommendations of the task force...
  60. doi request reprint Chronic allograft nephropathy
    Behzad Najafian
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Minnesota, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 17:149-55. 2008
    ..Most late allograft failure is attributed to chronic allograft nephropathy, but this is a clinicopathological description and not a diagnosis, and its pathogenesis and treatment are largely unknown...
  61. ncbi request reprint A uniform clinical trial registration policy for journals of kidney diseases, dialysis and transplantation
    William G Couser
    Journal of the American Society of Nephrology
    Am J Transplant 5:643. 2005
  62. doi request reprint Depressive disorder in renal transplantation: an analysis of Medicare claims
    Fabienne Dobbels
    Center for Health Services and Nursing Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:819-28. 2008
    ..Little is known about depression after kidney transplantation...
  63. doi request reprint Conversion from cyclosporine to tacrolimus in patients at risk for chronic renal allograft failure: 60-month results of the CRAF Study
    Fuad S Shihab
    Research and Development, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Transplantation 85:1261-9. 2008
    ..This study compared the long-term effects of switching from cyclosporine to tacrolimus on the incidence, progression, and severity of chronic renal allograft failure in patients with elevated serum creatinine levels...
  64. ncbi request reprint Quiz page. Urinary obstruction
    Bertram L Kasiske
    Am J Kidney Dis 39:xliv. 2002