Canadian journal of kidney health and disease
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#1Anne-Laure Lapeyraque (Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Sainte-Justine)H-Index: 1
#2Martin Bitzan (Montreal Children's Hospital)H-Index: 14
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Background:Atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) is an extremely rare, heterogeneous disease of uncontrolled activation of the alternative complement pathway that is difficult to diagnose. We h...
#1Ahmed A. Al-Jaishi (McMaster University)H-Index: 11
#2Christopher W. McIntyre (UWO: University of Western Ontario)H-Index: 15
Last.Laura C. Chambers (London Health Sciences Centre)H-Index: 1
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Background:Small randomized trials demonstrated that a lower compared with higher dialysate temperature reduced the average drop in intradialytic blood pressure. Some observational studies demonstr...
#1Shawna Mann (UWO: University of Western Ontario)
#2Kyla L. NaylorH-Index: 11
Last.Amit X. GargH-Index: 81
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Background:In Ontario, kidney transplants have risen by 4% annually in recent years. An understanding of how this will affect the future annual number of posttransplant follow-up visits informs how...
#1Andrea Wallace (UWO: University of Western Ontario)
#2April Price (UWO: University of Western Ontario)H-Index: 2
Last.Guido FillerH-Index: 44
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Background:Patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) have frequent infectious complications requiring nephrotoxic medications, necessitating monitoring of renal function. Although adult studies have sugge...
#1Christopher Imokhuede Esezobor (University of Lagos)H-Index: 9
#2Adaobi U Solarin (LASU: Lagos State University)H-Index: 3
Last.Andrew T Olagunju (University of Lagos)H-Index: 22
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Background:Childhood nephrotic syndrome (NS) follows a chronic course in most children. However, little is known about the psychosocial burden of NS on the caregivers despite evidence that caregive...
Background:Clinical practice guidelines recommend arteriovenous fistulas as the preferred form of vascular access for hemodialysis. However, some studies have suggested that older age is associated...
#1Carlos Garcia-Ochoa (UWO: University of Western Ontario)H-Index: 1
#2Liane S. Feldman (McGill University)H-Index: 42
Last.Amit X. Garg (UWO: University of Western Ontario)H-Index: 81
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Background:While living kidney donation is considered safe in healthy individuals, perioperative complications can occur due to several factors.Objective:We explored associations between the incide...
#1Vikas Srinivasan Sridhar (U of T: University of Toronto)
#2Michael Chen (McGill University)
Last.Sharon J. Nessim (McGill University)H-Index: 13
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Background:Cardiac troponins are the preferred biomarker to diagnose myocardial injury. Complicating the interpretation of serial troponins in patients with end-stage renal disease, it has been shown that the hemodialysis procedure results in a small but significant decline in high-sensitivity cardiac troponins (hs-cTnT). This raises the possibility that continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) might similarly alter cardiac troponin levels and affect their interpretation when cardiac ischemia...
#1Rana Hassan (U of O: University of Ottawa)
#2Ayub Akbari (U of O: University of Ottawa)H-Index: 13
Last.Amber O. Molnar (McMaster University)H-Index: 11
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Background:Unplanned dialysis initiation is common in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD).Objective:To determine common definitions and patient risk factors for unplanned dialysis.Design:Sys...
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