TITLE

Unexpected benefits of participation in a clinical trial: abdominal aortic aneurysms in patients with chronic kidney disease

AUTHOR(S)
Chue, C.D.; Moody, W.E.; Steeds, R.P.; Townend, J.N.; Ferro, C.J.
PUB. DATE
December 2012
SOURCE
QJM: An International Journal of Medicine;Dec2012, Vol. 105 Issue 12, p1213
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
83932254

 

Related Articles

  • CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE SCREENING AND RENOPROTECTION IN TYPE 2 DIABETES. Agaba, E. I.; Puepet, F. H.; Ugoya, S. O.; Agaba, P. A.; Adabe, R.; Duguru, M.; Rowland, A. I. // Annals of African Medicine;2009, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p52 

    Background: Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is a major cause of chronic kidney disease. Control of hypertension and the use of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEI) and/or angiotensin II receptor blockers especially in those with proteinuria have been shown to protect against chronic kidney...

  • Acute fall in glomerular filtration rate with renin-angiotensin system inhibition: a biomeasure of therapeutic success? Weir, Matthew R // Kidney International;Aug2011, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p235 

    Glomerular filtration rate (GFR) acutely declines with the introduction of renin-angiotensin system inhibition. This response is functional, not anatomical, and varies with volume status. The reduction in GFR with renin-angiotensin system inhibition may serve as a biomeasure of future...

  • NIH awareness campaign to increase kidney disease TX.  // Geriatrics;Dec2003, Vol. 58 Issue 12, p11 

    Focuses on the National Institutes of Health's awareness campaign to show physicians that advanced science and simplified testing methods for treating kidney disease in the U.S. Effect of hypertension medications on the progressions of kidney disease; Conversion of routine creatinine test...

  • Does a standardization of GFR estimation increase the accuracy of cardiovascular risk assessment? Westhoff, T.; Zidek, W. // Journal of Human Hypertension;Aug2011, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p467 

    The article focuses on the study conducted by Liu and colleagues which examines the linked of regular vs. standardized estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) with hypertension. It states that the MDRD equation derived in 1999 using non-standardized creatinine was used to calculate...

  • Low glomerular filtration in the population: Prevalence, associated disorders, and awareness. Cirillo, M.; Laurenzi, M.; Mancini, M.; Zanchetti, A.; Lombardi, C.; de Santo, N. G. // Kidney International;Aug2006, Vol. 70 Issue 4, p800 

    Estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) was used for analysis of kidney disease prevalence in the United States. The study investigated on prevalence, associated disorders, and kidney disease awareness in an Italian population sample. Data were collected on serum creatinine, other laboratory...

  • Do Multiple Ureteroscopies Alter Long-Term Renal Function? A Study Using Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate. Sninsky, Brian C; Jhagroo, R. Allan; Astor, Brad C.; Nakada, Stephen Y. // Journal of Endourology;Nov2014, Vol. 28 Issue 11, p1295 

    Background and Purpose: Although considered standard of care for symptomatic urolithiasis, few data are available that evaluate the effects of multiple ureteroscopies (URS) with laser lithotripsies on long-term renal function. We investigated this relationship in a population with preexisting...

  • Kidney function for the non-nephrologist: an emerging tool for predicting mortality risk. Hallan, Stein I. // Kidney International;Jan2011, Vol. 79 Issue 1, p8 

    Estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) and albuminuria are among the most important cardiovascular risk factors, but the optimal cutoff for predicting mortality may not yet have been agreed upon. Foley et al. analyzed data from the population-based NHANES III study with classification tree...

  • Association Between Serum Cortisol and Chronic Kidney Disease in Patients with Essential Hypertension. Li, Xiujuan; Xiang, Xiaojiao; Hu, Jinbo; Goswami, Richa; Yang, Shumin; Zhang, aipin; Wang, Yue; Li, Qifu; Bi, Xiaoyun // Kidney & Blood Pressure Research;Jul2016, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p384 

    Background/Aims: Serum cortisol level is elevated in patients with essential hypertension. We aimed at investigating the association of serum cortisol levels with parameters of renal function in essential hypertension. Methods: One hundred and seventy-eight patients with essential hypertension...

  • Tubular stress test detects subclinical reduction in renal functioning mass. Rodriguez-Iturbe, Bernardo; Herrera, José Marin, Crispin; Ma˜alich, Reinaldo // Kidney International;Mar2001, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p1094 

    Detects subclinical reduction in renal functioning mass by tubular stress test. Clearance of creatinine by tubular secretion; Relationship between creatinine clearance and glomerular filtration rate; Changes induced by tubular stress test.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics