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1959 …2009

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Research Output

2009

Management of abdominal aortic and iliac artery aneurysms by stent-graft implantation in a patient on CAPD

Polner, K., Gosi, G., Vas, S. I., Kalina, I. & Acsd́y, G., Jan 1 2009, In : Clinical Nephrology. 71, 3, p. 359-362 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Pregnancy and successful full-term delivery in a patient on peritoneal dialysis: One center's experience and review of the literature

Schneider, K., Ferenczi, S., Vas, S. & Papp, Z., Aug 1 2007, In : Dialysis and Transplantation. 36, 8, p. 438-444 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Citations (Scopus)
2004

Improvement in uremic symptoms after increasing daily dialysate volume in patients on chronic peritoneal dialysis with declining renal function

Liakopoulos, V., Krishnan, M., Stefanidis, I., Savaj, S., Ghareeb, S., Musso, C., Vas, S., Bargman, J. M., Jassal, S. V. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Sep 1 2004, In : International urology and nephrology. 36, 3, p. 437-443 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Infections related to prosthetic materials in patients on chronic dialysis

Vas, S. I., Sep 1 2004, In : Minerva Urologica e Nefrologica. 56, 3, p. 259-264 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Routine use of mupirocin at the peritoneal catheter exit site and mupirocin resistance: Still low after 7 years

Lobbedez, T., Gardam, M., Dedier, H., Burdzy, D., Chu, M., Izatt, S., Bargman, J. M., Jassal, S. V., Vas, S., Brunton, J. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Dec 1 2004, In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 19, 12, p. 3140-3143 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Chiropody may prevent amputations in diabetic patients on peritoneal dialysis

Lipscombe, J., Jassal, S. V., Bailey, S., Bargman, J. M., Vas, S. & Oreopoulos, D. G., May 1 2003, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 23, 3, p. 255-259 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Differences in survival on peritoneal dialysis between oriental Asians and Caucasians: One center's experience

Wang, T., Tziviskou, E., Chu, M., Bargman, J., Jassal, V., Vas, S. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Dec 1 2003, In : International urology and nephrology. 35, 2, p. 267-274 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Gynecological surgery: Not a contraindication for continuation of CAPD

Bellizzi, V., Giannoulias, D., Al-Sunaid, M., Tziviskou, E., Aggarwal, H. K., Khandelwal, M., Bargman, J. M., Jassal, S. V., Vas, S. I. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Mar 1 2003, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 23, 2, p. 193-196 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Peritoneal dialysis in a nursing home: Limited survival expectations [2]

Wang, T., Izatt, S., Dalglish, C., Bargman, J., Jassal, S., Vas, S. & Oreopoulos, D., Nov 1 2003, In : Clinical Nephrology. 60, 5, p. 373-374 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

3 Citations (Scopus)

Renal cell carcinoma in peritoneal dialysis patients

Savaj, S., Liakopoulos, V., Ghareeb, S., Musso, C., Sahu, K., Bargman, J. M., Vas, S. I. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Dec 1 2003, In : International urology and nephrology. 35, 2, p. 263-265 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Structural changes in silicon rubber peritoneal dialysis catheters in patients using mupirocin at the exit site

Khandelwal, M., Bailey, S., Izatt, S., Chu, M., Vas, S., Bargman, J. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Oct 1 2003, In : International Journal of Artificial Organs. 26, 10, p. 913-917 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
2002

Hypotension in patients on chronic peritoneal dialysis: etiology, management, and outcome.

Malliara, M., Passadakis, P., Panagoutsos, S., Theodoridis, M., Thodis, E., Bargman, J., Jassal, V., Vas, S., Vargemezis, V. & Oreopoulos, D., 2002, In : Advances in peritoneal dialysis. Conference on Peritoneal Dialysis. 18, p. 49-54 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Increasing mupirocin resistance of Staphylococcus aureus in CAPD - Should it continue to be used as prophylaxis?

Conly, J. M. & Vas, S., Nov 1 2002, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 22, 6, p. 649-652 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

19 Citations (Scopus)

Infections related to prosthetic materials in patients on chronic dialysis

Vas, S. I., Nov 1 2002, In : Clinical Microbiology and Infection. 8, 11, p. 705-708 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Normal or low initial PTH levels are not a predictor of morbidity/mortality in patients undergoing chronic peritoneal dialysis

Dimkovic, N. B., Bargman, J., Vas, S. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Jun 3 2002, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 22, 2, p. 204-210 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Peritoneal dialysis in the nursing home

Wang, T., Izatt, S., Dalglish, C., Jassal, S. V., Bargman, J., Vas, S., Tziviskou, E. & Oreopoulos, D., Dec 1 2002, In : International urology and nephrology. 34, 3, p. 405-408 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of outcome following bacterial peritonitis in peritoneal dialysis

Krishnan, M., Thodis, E., Ikonomopoulos, D., Vidgen, E., Chu, M., Bargman, J. M., Vas, S. I. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Sep 1 2002, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 22, 5, p. 573-581 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

116 Citations (Scopus)
2001

Chronic peritoneal dialysis in octogenarians

Dimkovic, N. B., Prakash, S., Roscoe, J., Brissenden, J., Tam, P., Bargman, J., Vas, S. I. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Jan 1 2001, In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 16, 10, p. 2034-2040 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
29 Citations (Scopus)

Emergence of mupirocin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in chronic peritoneal dialysis patients using mupirocin prophylaxis to prevent exit-site infection

Annigeri, R., Conly, J., Vas, S. I., Dedier, H., Prakashan, K. P., Bargman, J. M., Jassal, V. & Oreopoulos, D., Dec 1 2001, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 21, 6, p. 554-559 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

127 Citations (Scopus)

Erratum: A. Treatment of tuberculosis peritonitis (Peritoneal Dialysis International (2000))

Marrón, B., Ortiz, A. & Vas, S., Jan 1 2001, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 20, 6, p. 828-829 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Excessive weight gain during peritoneal dialysis

Jolly, S., Chatatalsingh, C., Bargman, J., Vas, S., Chu, M. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Jun 7 2001, In : International Journal of Artificial Organs. 24, 4, p. 197-202 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Experience with a large dose (500 mg) of intravenous iron dextran and iron saccharate in peritoneal dialysis patients

Prakash, S., Walele, A., Dimkovic, N., Bargman, J., Vas, S. & Oreopoulos, D., Aug 21 2001, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 21, 3, p. 290-295 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Infections in patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis

Vas, S. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Jan 1 2001, In : Infectious disease clinics of North America. 15, 3, p. 743-774 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)

Is catheter function influenced by the side of the body in which the peritoneal dialysis catheter is placed? [1]

De la Cruz, M. C., Dimkovic, N., Bargman, J. M., Vas, S. I. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Nov 7 2001, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 21, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

3 Citations (Scopus)

Local application of mupirocin at the peritoneal catheter exit site prevents early postoperative infections and should become standard practice [2]

Prakashan, K. P., Annigeri, R. A., Chu, M., Vas, S. I., Oreopoulos, D. G. & Bargman, J. M., Nov 7 2001, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 21, 5, p. 526-527 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term blood pressure control in a cohort of peritoneal dialysis patients and its association with residual renal function

Menon, M. K., Naimark, D. M., Bargman, J. M., Vas, S. I. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Jan 1 2001, In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 16, 11, p. 2207-2213 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
129 Citations (Scopus)
2000

Adult peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis treatment recommendations: 2000 update

Keane, W. F., Bailie, G. R., Boeschoten, E., Gokal, R., Golper, T. A., Holmes, C. J., Kawaguchi, Y., Piraino, B., Riella, M. & Vas, S., Jan 1 2000, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 20, 4, p. 396-411 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

302 Citations (Scopus)

Changing picture of peritonitis in peritoneal dialysis

Vas, S., Jan 1 2000, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 36, 5, p. 1057-1058 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

High prevalence of hyperparathyroidism among peritoneal dialysis patients: A review of 176 patients

Billa, V., Zhong, A., Bargman, J., Vas, S., Wong, P. Y. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Aug 12 2000, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 20, 3, p. 315-321 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Rate of decline of residual renal function in patients on continuous peritoneal dialysis and factors affecting it

Singhal, M. K., Bhaskaran, S., Vidgen, E., Bargman, J. M., Vas, S. I. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Jan 1 2000, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 20, 4, p. 429-438 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

109 Citations (Scopus)

Recurrence of hyperparathyroidism after total parathyroidectomy and autotransplantation in peritoneal dialysis patients

Zhong, A., Billa, V., Rolstein, L. E., Wong, P. Y., Bargman, J. M., Vas, S. I. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Dec 1 2000, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 20, 2, p. 200-208 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of small solute clearances on survival of anuric peritoneal dialysis patients

Bhaskaran, S., Schaubel, D. E., Jassal, S. V., Thodis, E., Singhal, M. K., Bargman, J. M., Vas, S. I. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Dec 1 2000, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 20, 2, p. 181-187 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Citations (Scopus)

Treatment of peritonitis: Update or new course

Vas, S. I. & Keane, W. F., Jan 1 2000, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 20, 4, p. 384-385 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

4 Citations (Scopus)
1999

Initial treatment of CAPD peritonitis: Poor response with association of cefazolin and amikacin (multiple letters) [5]

Onozato, M. L., Teixeira Caramori, J. C., Barretti, P. & Vas, S. I., Apr 28 1999, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 19, 1, p. 88-89 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

6 Citations (Scopus)

Outcome of Pseudomonas aeruginosa exit-site and tunnel infections: a single center's experience.

Szabo, T., Siccion, Z., Izatt, S., Vas, S. I., Bargman, J. & Oreopoulos, D. G., 1999, In : Advances in peritoneal dialysis. Conference on Peritoneal Dialysis. 15, p. 209-212 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Peritonitis in patients on automated peritoneal dialysis

Alflaiw, A., Vas, S. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Dec 1 1999, In : Contributions to nephrology. 129, p. 213-228 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
23 Citations (Scopus)

The need for antibiotic prophylaxis during peritoneal dialysis

Vas, S., Dec 1 1999, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 19, 3, p. 197-198 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

8 Citations (Scopus)

Vaccination for peritoneal dialysis patients

Vas, S. I. & Bargman, J. M., Mar 1 1999, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 19, 2, p. 115-116 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

3 Citations (Scopus)
1998

Decrease in Staphylococcus aureus exit-site infections and peritonitis in CAPD patients by local application of mupirocin ointment at the catheter exit site

Thodis, E., Bhaskaran, S., Pasadakis, P., Bargman, J. M., Vas, S. I. & Oreopoulos, D. G., May 1 1998, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 18, 3, p. 261-270 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

126 Citations (Scopus)

Early peritoneal catheter removal may be life saving in fungal peritonitis

Thodis, E., Vas, S., Bargman, J. M. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Nov 3 1998, In : International Journal of Artificial Organs. 21, 8, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Nocturnal hemodialysis: Three-year experience

Pierratos, A., Ouwendyk, M., Francoeur, R., Vas, S., Raj, D. S. C., Ecclestone, A. M., Langos, V. & Uldall, R., May 1 1998, In : Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 9, 5, p. 859-868 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

312 Citations (Scopus)

Nystatin prophylaxis: Its inability to prevent fungal peritonitis in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis

Thodis, E., Vas, S. I., Bargman, J. M., Singhal, M., Chu, M. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Dec 1 1998, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 18, 6, p. 583-589 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

Peritoneal catheters and exit-site practices toward optimum peritoneal access: 1998 update

Gokal, R., Alexander, S., Ash, S., Chen, T. W., Danielson, A., Holmes, C., Joffe, P., Moncrief, J., Nichols, K., Piraino, B., Prowant, B., Slingeneyer, A., Stegmayr, B., Twardowski, Z. & Vas, S., Jan 1 1998, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 18, 1, p. 11-33 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

226 Citations (Scopus)

Therapy with gastric acid inhibitors is not related to enteric peritonitis in peritoneal dialysis [3]

Gabella, P., Singhal, M., Szabo, T., Vas, S. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Dec 1 1998, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 18, 6, p. 656-657 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Treatment of peritoneal dialysis catheter-related infections by simultaneous catheter removal and replacement. Is it safe?

Singhal, M. K., Vas, S. I. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Dec 1 1998, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 18, 6, p. 565-567 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

5 Citations (Scopus)

VRE and empirical vancomycin for CAPD peritonitis: Use at your own/patient's risk [4]

Vas, S. I., May 6 1998, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 18, 1, p. 86-87 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

3 Citations (Scopus)
1997

Evidence and experience: We still need opinions and hypotheses

Vas, S. & Oreopoulos, D. G., Dec 12 1997, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 17, 5, p. 424-425 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Monoarthritis in a patient with lupus nephritis on peritoneal dialysis

Vas, S. & Burkart, J. M., Nov 1 1997, In : Peritoneal Dialysis International. 17, 6, p. 619-629 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Citation (Scopus)