Case Report | 02/16/2018
Posterior Reversible Leukoencephalopathy Syndrome in a patient after second dose of Rituximab for treatment of resistant Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) is a neurological syndrome with clinical features of altered sensorium, headaches, visual problems and seizures. It has been associated with uncontrolled hypertension (HTN), thrombotic thrombo...
Research Article | 12/29/2017
Endothelial dysfunction and inflammation play a key role in the pathophysiology of diabetic nephropathy; Tetrahydrobiopterin (BH4) is an essential cofactor for nitric oxide synthase, when BH4 is reduced to dihydrobiopterin (BH2), endothelial dy...
Thesis | 12/21/2017
Short term effect of Intravenous Intermittent Iron Infusion versus Bolus Iron Infusion on Iron parameters in Hemodialysis patients
Intravenous iron is used in combination with erythropoi esis-stimulating agents to treat the anemia of hemodialysis patients, however, there is variety in the dose and the frequency.
Research Article | 11/08/2017
Background: Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a frequent and serious clinical complication in patients with severe malaria.
Research Article | 09/05/2017
Anemia response to Methoxy Polyethylene Glycol-Epoetin Beta (Mircera) versus Epoetin Alfa (Eprex) in patients with chronic Kidney disease on Hemodialysis
Objective: Anemia, a common complication of chronic kidney disease, usually develops because of erythropoietin defi ciency. Maintaining target hemoglobin (Hb) with minimal variability is a challenge in hemodialysis (HD) patient...