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Hydroxyethyl starch or saline for fluid resuscitation in intensive care.
- J. Myburgh, S. Finfer, +11 authors S. Webb
- The New England journal of medicine
- 14 November 2012
BACKGROUND The safety and efficacy of hydroxyethyl starch (HES) for fluid resuscitation have not been fully evaluated, and adverse effects of HES on survival and renal function have been reported. … Expand
Production of Fraser River sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) in relation to decadal-scale changes in the climate and the ocean
The abundance of Fraser River sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) stocks was low in the 1960s, increased to high levels in the 1980s, and possibly entered a period of low abundance in recent years.… Expand
Regional variation in the incidence of end‐stage renal disease in Indigenous Australians
To evaluate regional variation in the incidence of end‐stage renal disease (ESRD) in Indigenous Australians, and to examine the proximity to ESRD treatment facilities of Indigenous patients.
Is low birth weight an antecedent of CKD in later life? A systematic review of observational studies.
- S. White, V. Perkovic, +8 authors R. Huxley
- American journal of kidney diseases : the…
- 1 August 2009
BACKGROUND There has been considerable interest in the hypothesis that low birth weight may be a marker of impaired nephrogenesis and that this is causally related to chronic kidney disease (CKD). … Expand
Intensity of continuous renal-replacement therapy in critically ill patients.
BACKGROUND The optimal intensity of continuous renal-replacement therapy remains unclear. We conducted a multicenter, randomized trial to compare the effect of this therapy, delivered at two… Expand
Intensive glucose control improves kidney outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes.
The effect of intensive glucose control on major kidney outcomes in type 2 diabetes remains unclear. To study this, the ADVANCE trial randomly assigned 11,140 participants to an intensive… Expand
How can we achieve global equity in provision of renal replacement therapy?
- S. White, S. J. Chadban, S. Jan, J. Chapman, A. Cass
- Bulletin of the World Health Organization
- 1 March 2008
There is a significant emerging burden of chronic and end-stage kidney disease in low- and middle-income countries, driven by population ageing and the global epidemic of type 2 diabetes. Sufferers… Expand
The economic impact of end-stage kidney disease in Australia
- Open Access
Migration Timing and River Survival of Late‐Run Fraser River Sockeye Salmon Estimated Using Radiotelemetry Techniques
Abstract In recent years, large numbers of late-run Fraser River sockeye salmon Oncorhynchus nerka have died in freshwater areas before they spawned. We used radiotelemetry techniques to determine… Expand
Sharing the true stories: improving communication between Aboriginal patients and healthcare workers
Objectives: To identify factors limiting the effectiveness of communication between Aboriginal patients with end‐stage renal disease and healthcare workers, and to identify strategies for improving… Expand