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Salman Imtiaz
King Khalid University
SurgeryIntensive care medicineKidney diseaseDiabetes mellitusMedicine
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#1Salman ImtiazH-Index: 3
#2Ruqaya QureshiH-Index: 1
Last. Aasim AhmadH-Index: 6
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Acute kidney injury (AKI) in pregnancy is associated with significant maternal morbidity and mortality. Several studies from worldwide have shown different frequencies of the causes of pregnancy-related AKI (PRAKI). The present study aimed to provide local data on frequency of causes of PRAKI. A total of 111 pregnant women using nonprobability consecutive sampling technique, with the age group of 18–45 years, admitted with the diagnosis of PRAKI were included in the study. The information regard...
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Both the incidence and prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) are rising with immense pace worldwide. People living in developing countries are speculated to suffer the consequences due to economic deprivation and high cost of treatment. The prevalence of CKD is highly variable in different parts of the world, due to various environmental, ethnic, socioeconomical, and rural-urban differences. It has become very important for the developing countries to understand the true nature of the disea...
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#2Mehwish Hussain (DUHS: Dow University of Health Sciences)H-Index: 7
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Chronic kidney disease (CKD) affects health and life of patients. They confront anemia, hypertension, infections and cardiovascular disease. Due to these health issues, they are at risk of repeated hospitalizations. The risk factors which propel them to hospitalize are important to know, and by controlling these factors, we can impede preventable hospitalization. This case–control study included 1050 adult CKD patients, conducted in two tertiary care hospitals of Karachi. Variables included were...
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The prevalence of subclinical hypothyroidism (SHT) has been reported to be much higher in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) than in the general population. SHT has been identified as a strong predictor of mortality and a risk factor for cardiovascular disease in CKD. The study aimed to provide local data on the prevalence of SHT in CKD patients on maintenance hemodialysis (MHD). A total of 72 patients with CKD on MHD were enrolled. Nonprobability consecutive sampling was performed on pa...
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Introduction: Diabetes mellitus (DM) and hypertension (HTN) are considered as the leading causes of CKD all around the world. But the causes of CKD differ from region to region. In developing countries the population is heterogeneous therefore regional causes of CKD need to be evaluated. Material and method: This cross sectional study included all adult CKD patients, who visited to nephrology service in two tertiary care hospitals in metropolitan city Karachi in Pakistan. The sociodemographic da...
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