Publications by authors named "Ahsan Alam"

44Publications

Mineralocorticoid Receptor Antagonists and Renal Outcomes in Heart Failure Patients with and without Chronic Kidney Disease.

Cardiorenal Med 2020 30;10(1):32-41. Epub 2019 Oct 30.

Divisions of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Québec, Canada.

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October 2019

Efficacy of Educational Interventions in Improving Measures of Living-donor Kidney Transplantation Activity: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

Transplantation 2019 12;103(12):2566-2575

Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, and Multi-Organ Transplant Program, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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December 2019

Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease.

Lancet 2019 03 25;393(10174):919-935. Epub 2019 Feb 25.

Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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March 2019

Health Professional-Identified Barriers to Living Donor Kidney Transplantation: A Qualitative Study.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2019 13;6:2054358119828389. Epub 2019 Feb 13.

Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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February 2019

Updated Canadian Expert Consensus on Assessing Risk of Disease Progression and Pharmacological Management of Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2018 12;5:2054358118801589. Epub 2018 Oct 12.

Division of Nephrology, Département de Médecine, Pharmacologie et Physiologie, Hôpital du Sacré-Cœur de Montréal, Université de Montréal, QC, Canada.

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October 2018

Autosomal Dominant PKD in Patients With PKD2 Mutations-A Benign Disorder?

Am J Kidney Dis 2017 10;70(4):456-457

Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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October 2017

Platelet reactivity in stable cardiovascular patients with chronic kidney disease.

Platelets 2018 Jul 5;29(5):455-462. Epub 2017 Jun 5.

d Geneva Platelet Group , Faculty of Medicine , Geneva , Switzerland.

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July 2018

Assessing Risk of Disease Progression and Pharmacological Management of Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease: A Canadian Expert Consensus.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2017 1;4:2054358117695784. Epub 2017 Mar 1.

Division of Nephrology, Département de Médecine et de Physiologie Moléculaire et Intégrative, Hôpital du Sacré-Cœur de Montréal, Université de Montréal, Québec, Canada.

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March 2017

Total Kidney Volume as a Biomarker of Disease Progression in Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2017 2;4:2054358117693355. Epub 2017 Mar 2.

University Health Network, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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March 2017

Knowledge Translation Interventions to Improve the Timing of Dialysis Initiation: Protocol for a Cluster Randomized Trial.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2016 14;3:2054358116665257. Epub 2016 Sep 14.

Chronic Disease Innovation Centre, Seven Oaks General Hospital, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

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September 2016

Impact of acute kidney injury following liver transplantation on long-term outcomes.

Clin Transplant 2017 01 23;31(1). Epub 2016 Nov 23.

Division of Nephrology, Multi-Organ Transplant Program, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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January 2017

High Ultrafiltration Rates Increase Troponin Levels in Stable Hemodialysis Patients.

Am J Nephrol 2016 12;43(3):173-8. Epub 2016 Apr 12.

Division of Nephrology, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada.

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January 2018

The relationship between proton pump inhibitor use and serum magnesium concentration among hemodialysis patients: a cross-sectional study.

BMC Nephrol 2015 Aug 13;16:136. Epub 2015 Aug 13.

Department of Medicine, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

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August 2015

Total Kidney Volume in Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease: A Biomarker of Disease Progression and Therapeutic Efficacy.

Am J Kidney Dis 2015 Oct 7;66(4):564-76. Epub 2015 May 7.

Hôpital du Sacré-Cœur de Montréal, Department of Medicine, Molecular and Integrative Physiology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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October 2015

Risk factors for progression in ADPKD.

Authors:
Ahsan Alam

Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 2015 May;24(3):290-4

McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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May 2015

Risk of serious gastrointestinal bleeding in living kidney donors.

Clin Transplant 2014 May 11;28(5):530-9. Epub 2014 Apr 11.

Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, London, ON, Canada; Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Western University, London, ON, Canada.

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May 2014

Secondary hemosiderosis on kidney biopsy in a patient with a left ventricular assist device.

Am J Med Sci 2014 Feb;347(2):172-3

Departments of Nephrology (JR, AA, TP), Pathology (CB), and Cardiology (NG), McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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February 2014

Elevated troponin I levels but not low grade chronic inflammation is associated with cardiac-specific mortality in stable hemodialysis patients.

BMC Nephrol 2013 Nov 9;14:247. Epub 2013 Nov 9.

Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University, 687 Pine Avenue West, Ross 2,39, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A1, Canada.

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November 2013

Left ventricular hypertrophy in ADPKD: changing demographics.

Curr Hypertens Rev 2013 Feb;9(1):27-31

McGill University, Royal Victoria Hospital - McGill University Health Centre, 687Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Canada. H3A 1A1.

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February 2013

Global small bowel motility: assessment with dynamic MR imaging.

Radiology 2013 Nov 25;269(2):443-50. Epub 2013 Jun 25.

Centre for Medical Imaging, University College London, 3rd Floor East, 250 Euston Rd, London NW1 2PG, England; GI Physiology Unit, University College London Hospital, London, England.

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November 2013

Counterpoint: statins do reduce fatal events.

J Clin Lipidol 2013 May-Jun;7(3):225-7; discussion 228. Epub 2013 Feb 8.

Mike Rosenbloom Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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October 2013

Preoperative hospital length of stay as a modifiable risk factor for mediastinitis after cardiac surgery.

J Cardiothorac Surg 2013 Mar 12;8:45. Epub 2013 Mar 12.

Divisions of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Quebec, H3A 1A3, Montreal, Canada.

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March 2013

Serum adiponectin levels and mortality after kidney transplantation.

Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2013 Mar 6;8(3):460-7. Epub 2012 Dec 6.

Division of Nephrology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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March 2013

Predictors of suboptimal and crash initiation of dialysis at two tertiary care centers.

Hemodial Int 2012 Oct;16 Suppl 1:S39-46

Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

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October 2012

Serum erythropoietin level and mortality in kidney transplant recipients.

Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2011 Dec 6;6(12):2879-86. Epub 2011 Oct 6.

Institute of Pathophysiology, Semmelweis University, Nagyvarad ter 4, H-1089, Budapest, Hungary.

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December 2011

Management of ESRD in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease.

Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 2010 Mar;17(2):164-72

Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada.

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March 2010

Cardiovascular death in dialysis patients: lessons we can learn from AURORA.

Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2010 Feb 7;5(2):335-40. Epub 2010 Jan 7.

Mike Rosenbloom Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, McGill University Health Centre, Quebec, Canada.

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February 2010

Evaluating cimetidine for GFR estimation in liver transplant recipients.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2010 Apr 27;25(4):1285-9. Epub 2009 Dec 27.

Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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April 2010

Predicting glomerular filtration rate in heart transplant recipients using serum creatinine-based equations with cimetidine.

J Heart Lung Transplant 2008 Aug 3;27(8):905-9. Epub 2008 Jul 3.

Department of Medicine, McGill University Heath Center, McGill University, Montréal, Québec, Canada.

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August 2008

Decreased survival in liver transplant patients requiring chronic dialysis: a Canadian experience.

Transplantation 2008 May;85(9):1277-80

Department of Medicine, Multiorgan Transplant Program, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Québec, Canada.

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May 2008