As a network, we want to showcase the work being done by our members. Listed below are recent publications by some of our network members, with our committee members featured in bold font. If you have a publication you want to be posted, please send the title and first author to Alicia (amurdoch@cansolveckd.ca). These publications will also be highlighted in our quarterly newsletter.

Barriers to Peritoneal Dialysis in Saskatchewan Canada: Results From a Province-Wide Survey

Can J Kidney Health Dis., 16 Dec 2020

Bhanu Prasad, Maryam Jafari, Sachin Shah, Connie McNaught, Lucas Diebel

An Environmental Scan and Evaluation of Home Dialysis Quality Indicators Currently Used in Canada

Can J Kidney Health Dis., 11 Dec 2020

Lisa Dubrofsky, Ali Ibrahim, Karthik Tennankore, Krishna PoinenSachin Shah, Samuel Silver

A Mixed Method Investigation to Determine Priorities for Improving Information, Interaction, and Individualization of Care Among Individuals on In-center Hemodialysis: The Triple I Study

Can J Kidney Health Dis., 19 Oct 2020

Krista Rossum, Juli Finlay, Michael McCormick, Arlene DesjarlaisHans VorsterGeorge FontaineMelanie TalsonPriscila Ferreira Da SilvaKaytlynn V. SorokaRachelle SassMatthew JamesAllison TongClaire HarrisYuriy MelnykManish M. SoodNeesh PannuRita S. SuriKarthik TennankoreStephanie ThompsonMarcello TonelliClara Bohm

International consensus definitions of clinical trial outcomes for kidney failure: 2020

Kidney International, 01 Oct 2020

Adeera Levin, Rajiv Agarwal, William G. Herrington, Hiddo L. Heerspink, Johannes F.E. Mann, Shahnaz Shahinfar, Katherine R. Tuttle, Jo-Ann Donner, Vivekanand Jha, Masaomi Nangaku, Dick de Zeeuw, Meg J. Jardine, Kenneth W. Mahaffey, Aliza M. Thompson, Mary Beaucage, Kate Chong, Glenda V. Roberts, Duane Sunwold, Hans Vorster, Madeleine Warren, Sandrine Damster, Charu Malik and Vlado Perkovic; on behalf of the participant authors of the International Society of Nephrology’s 1st International Consensus Meeting on Defining Kidney Failure in Clinical Trials

A RAND-Modified Delphi on Key Indicators to Measure the Efficiency of Living Kidney Donor Candidate Evaluations

CJASN, 24 Sep 2020

Steven HabbousLianne BarniehKenneth LitchfieldSusan McKenzieMarian ReichNgan N. LamIstvan MucsiAnn BugejaSeychelle YohannaRahul MainraKate ChongDaniel FantusG V Ramesh PrasadChristine DipchandJagbir GillLeah Getchell and Amit X. Garg

Frailty and the Kidney Transplant Wait List: Protocol for a Multicenter Prospective Study

Can J Kidney Health Dis., 10 Sep 2020
Karthik K. Tennankore,  Lakshman Gunaratnam, Rita S. Suri, Seychelle YohannaMichael WalshNavdeep TangriBhanu PrasadNessa GoganKenneth RockwoodSteve DoucetteLaura SillsBryce KiberdTammy Keough-RyanKenneth WestAmanda Vinson

Feasibility Study of a Randomized Controlled Trial Investigating Renal Denervation as a Possible Treatment Option in Patients With Loin Pain Hematuria Syndrome

Can J Kidney Health Dis., 26 Aug 2020

Bhanu Prasad, Maryam Jafari, Kaval Kour, Kunal Goyal, Francisco Garcia

Nephrologist views regarding cannabinoid use in advanced chronic kidney disease and dialysis: a survey

J Pain Symptom Manage., 14 Aug 2020

David Collister, Karthik Tennankore, Sara N. Davison, Ron Wald, Christian Rabbat, Michael Walsh

Barriers to home hemodialysis across Saskatchewan, Canada: A cross-sectional survey of in-centre hemodialysis patients

Can J Kidney Health Dis., 10 Aug 2020

Lucas Diebel, Maryam Jafari, Sachin Shah, Christine Day, Connie McNaught, Bhanu Prasad

A cluster randomized controlled trial for the Evaluation of routinely Measured PATient reported outcomes in HemodialYsis care (EMPATHY): a study protocol

BMC Health Serv Res., 10 Aug 2020

Jeffrey A JohnsonFatima Al SayahRobert BuzinskiBonnie CorradettiSara N DavisonMeghan J ElliottScott KlarenbachBraden MannsKara Schick-MakaroffHilary ShortChandra Thomas, Michael Walsh

Canadian Society of Nephrology Commentary on the Kidney Disease Improving Global Outcomes 2017 Clinical Practice Guideline Update for the Diagnosis, Evaluation, Prevention, and Treatment of Chronic Kidney Disease-Mineral and Bone Disorder

Can J Kidney Health Dis., 04 Aug 2020

Rachel M. Holden, Reem A. Mustafa, R. Todd Alexander, Marisa Battistella, Micheli U. Bevilacqua, Greg Knoll, Fabrice Mac-Way, Martina Resilerova, Ron Wald, Philip D. Acott, Patrick Feltmate, Allan Grill, Kailash K. Jindal, Meena Karsanji, Bryce A. Kiberd, Sara Mahdavi, Kallee McCarron, Amber O. Molnar, Maury Pinsk, Celia Rodd, Steven D. Soroka, Amanda J. Vinson, Deborah Zimmerman, Catherine M. Clase

Timing of Initiation of Renal-Replacement Therapy in Acute Kidney Injury

N Engl J Med, 16 Jul 2020

Sean M BagshawRon WaldNeill K J AdhikariRinaldo BellomoBruno R da CostaDidier DreyfussBin DuMartin P GallagherStéphane Gaudry, Eric A HosteFrançois LamontagneMichael JoannidisGiovanni LandoniKathleen D LiuDaniel F McAuleyShay P McGuinnessJavier A NeyraAlistair D NicholMarlies OstermannPaul M PalevskyVille PettiläJean-Pierre QuenotHaibo QiuBram RochwergAntoine G SchneiderOrla M SmithFernando ThoméKevin E ThorpeSuvi VaaraMatthew WeirAmanda Y WangPaul YoungAlexander Zarbock, STARRT-AKI InvestigatorsCanadian Critical Care Trials Group, the Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society Clinical Trials Group, the United Kingdom Critical Care Research Group, the Canadian Nephrology Trials Network, and the Irish Critical Care Trials Group.

Economic Benefits of Switching From Intravenous to Subcutaneous Epoetin Alfa for the Management of Anemia in Hemodialysis Patients

Can J Kidney Health Dis., 04 Jun 2020

Bhanu Prasad, Maryam Jafari, Julie Toppings, Linda Gross, Joanne Kappel, Flora Au

Frequency, Timing, and Prediction of Major Bleeding Complications From Percutaneous Renal Biopsy

Can J Kidney Health Dis., 25 May 2020

Melissa Schoor, Pavel S Roshanov, Matthew A Weir, Andrew A House

Canadian-Australasian Randomised trial of screening kidney transplant candidates for coronary artery disease—A trial protocol for the CARSK study

Am Health J, 22 May 2019

Tracey YingJagbir GillAngela WebsterS Joseph KimRachael MortonScott W KlarenbachPatrick KellyTimothy RamsayGregory A KnollHelen PilmoreGillian HughesCharles A HerzogSteven ChadbanJohn S Gill

The Burden of Frailty on Mood, Cognition, Quality of Life, and Level of Independence in Patients on Hemodialysis: Regina Hemodialysis Frailty Study

Can J Kidney Health Dis., 02 May 2020

Maryam Jafari, Kaval Kour, Shelley Giebel, Idunnu Omisore, Bhanu Prasad

Plasma Exchange and Glucocorticoids in Severe ANCA-Associated Vasculitis

N Engl J Med., 13 Feb 2020

Michael Walsh, Peter A Merkel, Chen-Au Peh, Wladimir M Szpirt, Xavier Puéchal, Shouichi FujimotoCarmel M HawleyNader KhalidiOliver FloßmannRon WaldLouis P GirardAdeera LevinGina GregoriniLorraine HarperWilliam F ClarkChristian PagnouxUlrich SpecksLucy SmythVladimir TesarToshiko Ito-IharaJanak Rashme de ZoysaWojciech SzczeklikLuis Felipe Flores-SuárezSimon CaretteLoïc GuillevinCharles D PuseyAlina L CasianBiljana BrezinaAndrea MazzettiCarol A McAlearElizabeth BroadhurstDonna ReidlingerSamir MehtaNatalie IvesDavid R W JaynePEXIVAS Investigators