NEPHROL and PDIAL-L Threads by Topic


Renovascular hypertension

h Whether to interventionally treat severe unilateral renal artery stenosis (Apr 97, NEPHROL)

Dialysis, Chronic Renal Failure

Vascular Access: graft/fistula

d Management of exposed arteriovenous graft (Nov 96, NEPHROL)

Vascular Access: venous

d Care of permanent venous catheters for hemodialysis (Oct 96, NEPHROL)

Complications (acute)

d Dialysis deaths in Brazil: Cyanobacteria toxin? (Apr 96, NEPHROL)
d Suspected latex allergy in a dialysis patient (Oct 96, NEPHROL)


d Elective bilateral nephrectomy in ESRD for hypertension and other indications (Jun 96, NEPHROL)


d Radioactive iodine therapy in a dialysis patient (Apr 97, NEPHROL)

GI/Liver, Hepatitis

d CAPD in a malnourished patient with ascites (Nov 95, NEPHROL)
d Hepatitis C detection/prevention in dialysis patients (Jun 96, NEPHROL)
d Hepatitis B vaccine in dialysis patients (Jun 96, NEPHROL)


d Headaches during dialysis (Sep 96, NEPHROL)


d Hair loss in a hemodialysis patient (Nov 96, NEPHROL)
d Panniculitis/calciphylaxis in a dialysis patient (Apr 97, NEPHROL)


d Feeding gastrostomy for CAPD patients (Feb 96, NEPHROL)

PD catheters

d Prophylactic AV fistula for CAPD patients (Jun 96, NEPHROL)

Complications of PD

d Constant pain during CAPD (Jun 96, PDIAL-L)

PD solutions, equipment

d Microwave heating of PD solutions (Dec 96, PDIAL-L)

Peritonitis and exit-site infection

d Vancomycin-resistant enterococcus (VRE) in CAPD patients (May 96, NEPHROL)

Continous therapies

d Use of AV access for slow continuous therapies (Aug 96, NEPHROL)

Clinical Nephrology

Other drug-associated ARF

c Acute renal failure after mushroom ingestion (Oct 95, NEPHROL)
c Acute renal failure in Haitian children due to diethylene glycol adulteration of acetaminophen elixir (Jun 96, NEPHROL)

Radiocontrast media

c Is dialysis required after intravenous contrast dye in patients with renal failure? (Aug 96, NEPHROL)


c Rhabdomyolysis in a patient with acne (Aug 96, NEPHROL)
c Rhabdomyolysis associated with colchicine and cyclosporine (Apr 97, NEPHROL)


c Correcting ionized calcium for specimen pH (Feb 97, NEPHROL)


c Hyponatremia during chemotherapy of lung cell carcinoma (Mar 96, NEPHROL)

Renal biopsy techniques, tips, complications

c Renal biopsy: inpatient or outpatient? (Sep 96, NEPHROL)

Diagnostic approach to hematuria

c Severe loin pain and hematuria in a young man (Jan 97, NEPHROL)

Focal, collapsing GN

c Glomerular tip lesion in minimal change disease/FSGS (Jan 96, NEPHROL)
c Focal global glomerulosclerosis, ?systemic lupus, and negative immunofluorescence (Aug 96, NEPHROL)

IgA Nephropathy

c Pathology of IgM nephropathy (Jun 96, NEPHROL)

Vasculitis (Wegener's PAN, etc.)

c Cyclophosmphamide, leuprolide, and amoxicillin/clavulanate for a young woman with Wegener's granulomatosis (Apr 97, NEPHROL)

Renal Stones: Treatment

c Refractory nephrolithiasis with cystinuria (Feb 96, NEPHROL)


c Hepatitis C in a dialysis patient -- transplant? (Nov 95, NEPHROL)
c Refractory cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection after renal transplantation (Dec 95, NEPHROL)
c Living-related donor for patient with IgA nephropathy (Jan 96, NEPHROL)
c Renal transplantation after ANCA glomerulonephritis (Apr 96, NEPHROL)
c Lymphoma after renal transplant (Apr 96, NEPHROL)
c Concomitant use of allopurinol and mycophenolate mofetil (CellCept) (Sep 96, NEPHROL)
c Allograft fibrosis: Rejection or recurrent FSGS? (Oct 96, NEPHROL)
c Alendronate for post-transplant steroid-associated osteoporosis? (Apr 97, NEPHROL)

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