Louis Legault

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Eighty-seven patients had a bone marrow transplantation (BMT) at our institution between 1980 and 1992. We wished to study the endocrine complications that accompany this procedure as long-term survival is now much more common. Forty-three patients were retrospectively available for review and their records were examined for evidence of thyroid, pubertal,(More)
BACKGROUND The accuracy of fractional excretion of sodium (FENa) for the diagnosis of transient acute kidney injury (AKI) caused by decreased kidney perfusion is reported to be low in patients administered diuretics. STUDY DESIGN This is a prospective study of diagnostic accuracy comparing the performance of fractional excretion of urea (FEur) with that(More)
A case of disseminated blastomycosis in a male renal transplant recipient is presented. Discontinuation of immunosuppressive therapy and treatment with high-dose ketoconazole was successful in treating the patient's cutaneous and pulmonary disease initially. Ketoconazole was discontinued after 12 months of chronic therapy, but 2 weeks after discontinuation,(More)
OBJECTIVE To assess the specificity of the Adult ADHD Self-Report Scale (ASRS-v1.1) in detecting ADHD among individuals with substance use disorders (SUDs). METHOD A chart review of 183 SUD patients was conducted. Patients were screened for ADHD with the ASRS-v1.1 and were later assessed by a psychiatrist specialized in ADHD. RESULTS Among SUD patients(More)
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