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    Hyperuricemia in Renal patients: Treat or not to treat

    DOI Logo 10.17352/acn.000056

    Published On: August 06, 2021 | Pages: 050 - 056

    Author(s): Muhammad Tanzeel Abbasi* Muhammad Rashid Asghar, Khuram Bashir and Muhammad Nauman Hashmi
    Hyperuricemia management in chronic kidney disease is a challenging task. We encounter this dilemma on regular basis. Kidney disease patients have wide range (CKD population, Hemodialysis & peritoneal dialysis cohort and renal transplant patients). In clinical practice wide range of opinions exists. This dubious area intrigued us to look into it. Looking into availa ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos Universite de Paris UW Libraries SJSU King Library SJSU King Library NUS Library McGill DET KGL BIBLiOTEK JCU Discovery Universidad De Lima WorldCat VU on WorldCat
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    Retrospective observational analysis of ferric pyrophosphate citrate (triferic®) administered via dialysate. Experience at a single facility over 2 years

    DOI Logo 10.17352/acn.000055

    Published On: June 17, 2021 | Pages: 044 - 049

    Author(s): Marc Hoffman, Richard Delvalle and Raymond D Pratt*
    Background: Ferric pyrophosphate citrate (FPC, Triferic®) is a unique form of iron therapy that is indicated to maintain iron balance and hemoglobin concentration in adult hemodialysis patients. We conducted an analysis of observational data from an independent dialysis facility that has administered FPC via the central delivery system to all patients in the facility ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos Universite de Paris UW Libraries SJSU King Library SJSU King Library NUS Library McGill DET KGL BIBLiOTEK JCU Discovery Universidad De Lima WorldCat VU on WorldCat
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    High incidence rate of human herpesvirus 6 infection after Bendamustine, Cytarabine, Etoposide and Melphalan conditioning regimen: A monocentric and retrospective study

    DOI Logo 10.17352/acn.000054

    Published On: June 14, 2021 | Pages: 038 - 043

    Author(s): Simon Favre*, Mathieu Sauvezie, Stéphane Vigouroux, Reza Tabrizi, Marie-Sarah Dilhuydy, Gaelle Laboure, Margot Robles, Noel Milpied and Kamal Bouabdallah
    Background: Following shortage of Carmustine, BeEAM regimen (Bendamustine, Etoposide, Cytarabine and Melphalan) was used before autologous transplant in relapsed/refractory lymphoma patients. We evaluated safety and efficacy of BeEAM compared to BEAM. Patients and methods: Ninety consecutive patients receiving BeEAM (30pts) (Bendamustine 100, 120 or 200 mg/m²/d) or B ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos Universite de Paris UW Libraries SJSU King Library SJSU King Library NUS Library McGill DET KGL BIBLiOTEK JCU Discovery Universidad De Lima WorldCat VU on WorldCat
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    Evaluating plasma Digoxin concentration after an intravenous loading dose in patients with renal failure

    DOI Logo 10.17352/acn.000053

    Published On: June 04, 2021 | Pages: 033 - 037

    Author(s): Vahid Eslami, Fatemeh Mortezapour, Shiva Samavat, Shadi Ziae and Azin Gheymati*
    Background: Digoxin is a medication of Glycoside family which is commonly prescribed for patients with atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, and heart failure. With a narrow therapeuticlevel(0.5–2 ng/mL), careful monitoring of digoxin blood level is necessary. Symptoms of digoxin toxicity include nausea, vomiting, visual changes, altered mental status, hyperkalemia, an ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos Universite de Paris UW Libraries SJSU King Library SJSU King Library NUS Library McGill DET KGL BIBLiOTEK JCU Discovery Universidad De Lima WorldCat VU on WorldCat
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    Initial and long-term outcomes of Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty for central venous stenosis or occlusion in chronic hemodialysis patients: Analysis of 363 lesions in single center

    DOI Logo 10.17352/acn.000051

    Published On: April 30, 2021 | Pages: 009 - 017

    Author(s): Yuki Horita*, Masanobu Namura, Masatoshi Ikeda, Hidenobu Terai, Ryusuke Kimura, Taiji Yoshida, Yohei Yakuta, Katsushi Ueyama and Leo Sakakura
    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the initial and long-term outcomes of Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty (PTA) for central venous stenosis or occlusion in chronic hemodialysis patients. A total of 363 central venous lesions (277 stenosis and 86 occluded lesions) of 146 patients were enrolled and analyzed retrospectively; these included 130 de novo lesions ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos Universite de Paris UW Libraries SJSU King Library SJSU King Library NUS Library McGill DET KGL BIBLiOTEK JCU Discovery Universidad De Lima WorldCat VU on WorldCat
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    The airborne dilemma

    DOI Logo 10.17352/acn.000050

    Published On: April 06, 2021 | Pages: 006 - 008

    Author(s): Stephen Z Fadem*
    In December 2019, there were 44 cases of an atypical pneumonia found to be related to a novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2. The disease was classified as a global health emergency one month later and reached pandemic proportion by March 11, 2020. By October 2020, it had killed over 1,000,000 people. By April 2021, there were nearly 3 million deaths. Not only has this virus ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos Universite de Paris UW Libraries SJSU King Library SJSU King Library NUS Library McGill DET KGL BIBLiOTEK JCU Discovery Universidad De Lima WorldCat VU on WorldCat
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    Crystalline nephropathy due to adenine phosphoribosyl transferase deficiency as a cause of renal allograft dysfunction

    DOI Logo 10.17352/acn.000049

    Published On: January 18, 2021 | Pages: 001 - 005

    Author(s): Umapati Hegde*, Rajapurkar Mohan, Gang Sishir, Amit Jojera and Shailesh Soni
    APRT deficiency is a rare but under recognized genetic disease. Recurrent urolithiasis and DHA nephropathy are the two clinical manifestations of APRT deficiency and diagnosis can be made at any age and recurs after renal transplant. Allopurinol is the cornerstone in preventing recurrence. APRT activity assay and genetic testing are useful for confirmation of diag ... CrossMark Publons Harvard Library HOLLIS Search IT Semantic Scholar Get Citation Base Search Scilit OAI-PMH ResearchGate Academic Microsoft GrowKudos Universite de Paris UW Libraries SJSU King Library SJSU King Library NUS Library McGill DET KGL BIBLiOTEK JCU Discovery Universidad De Lima WorldCat VU on WorldCat
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