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An Unusual Presentation of Giant Cell Arteritis
Giant cell arteritis (GCA) is a chronic vasculitis that typically presents with headache, fever and polymyalgia although atypical presentations are known. We present a case of GCA with nonproductiveExpand
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Nebulized Pentamidine-Induced Acute Renal Allograft Dysfunction
Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a recognised complication of intravenous pentamidine therapy. A direct nephrotoxic effect leading to acute tubular necrosis has been postulated. We report a case ofExpand
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Association between dialysis schedule and mortality in maintenance hemodialysis.
To the Editor: This is with reference to the recent article by Zhang et al.1 that studied the association between the dialysis schedule and the day of the week of all-cause mortality in maintenanceExpand
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Four Decades of Chronic Haemodialysis: Lessons from the Past and Implications for the Future
Background: There have been substantial changes in the provision of chronic haemodialysis (HD) therapy over time, yet data regarding the impact of these differences on clinical outcomes are limited.Expand
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Doctor-Patient Ratios and Acute Medical Admissions: A Simple Solution for an Important Problem!
Editor, There has been a 9% rise in the number of hospital admissions under acute care over the last 5 years in Northern Ireland and majority of these are over 65 years of age and with complexExpand
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Ulster Society of Internal Medicine 96th (Spring) Meeting Friday 18th May 2018
Atrial fibrillation in ventricular-paced rhythm: under-recognised, underdiagnosed and potentially dangerous
Background There is only scant published evidence demonstrating the importance of diagnosing atrial fibrillation (AF) in patients with a ventricularly paced rhythm. This potential pitfall toExpand