LS Weisberg, CB McFadden: Impact of AST-120 on progression of CKD
RP Dellinger, LS Weisberg and others. “Evaluating the use of polymyxin B hemoperfusion in a randomized controlled trial of adults treated for endotoxemia and septic shock”
WD Sirover, LS Weisberg and Gary Handelman: Relationship between secondary oxalosis and plasma vitamin C levels in patients with end-stage renal disease
Investigator Initiated Projects:
CB McFadden and J Bilal: Prevalence of orthostatic hypotension in elderly CKD population
LS Weisberg: Disorders of potassium homeostasis in critically-ill patients
WD Sirover: Responsiveness to intravenous iron in patients with end-stage renal disease
LS Weisberg and M Gupta: Pseudohyperkalemia from fist-clenching during phlebotomy
LS Weisberg and Jeffrey Brenner: Patterns of emergency department utilization among patients with end-stage renal disease in Camden
CB McFadden and N Desai: Evaluating Clinical Inertia in the management of HTN in a CKD population
Publications (fellows or residents underlined)
Avila J, Kasama R, Prasad D, Weisberg LS. Pseudo blood leak: a hemodialysis mystery. In press, Clinical Nephrology.
Desai N, Saraswath VM, Hunter K, McFadden C, Prevalence of True Therapeutic Inertia in Blood Pressure Control in an Academic Chronic Kidney Disease Clinic, Journal of Clinical HTN, in press, 2013
Kline, Weisberg LS: Acid-base, electrolyte, and metabolic abnormalities. In: Parrillo JE, Dellinger RP (eds.). Critical Care Medicine: Principles of Diagnosis and Management in the Adult, 4th Ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier, in press
McFadden CB, Chronic Kidney Disease. In: Parrillo JE, Dellinger RP (eds.). Critical Care Medicine: Principles of Diagnosis and Management in the Adult, 4th Ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier, in press
McFadden CB and Kobeissi Z, Hypothermia, Hyperthermia, and Rhabdomyolysis. In: Parrillo JE, Dellinger RP (eds.). Critical Care Medicine: Principles of Diagnosis and Management in the Adult, 4th Ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier, in press
Raimann JG, Levin NW, Craig RG, Sirover WD, Kotanko P, Handelman G, Is Vitamin C Intake Too Low in Dialysis Patients?, Sem in Dialysis, 26, 1, 2013: 1-5.
Kline JA, Weisberg LS. Forced recognition of acute kidney injury. Crit Care Med 2012; 40:1355-1366.
Weisberg, LS. Disorders of water homeostasis: Hypo- and hypernatremia. In Lee K (ed.). The Neuro ICU Handbook. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2012.
Rachoin J-S, Weisberg LS. Acute renal failure. In Lee K (ed.). The Neuro ICU Handbook. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2012.
Mian S, Venkatachalam T, McFadden C. Management of systemic blood pressure in the neuro ICU. In Lee K (ed.). The Neuro ICU Handbook. New York: McGraw-Hill,
Weisberg LS (Section Editor, Renal and Electrolyte Disorders). In Lee K (ed). The Neuro ICU Handbook. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2012.
Rachoin J-S, Daher R, Moussallem C, Milcarek B, Hunter K, Schorr C, Abboud M, Henry P, Weisberg LS. The fallacy of the BUN : creatinine ratio in critically-ill patients. Nephrol Dial Transplant 2011; doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfr705
Weisberg LS. The patient-centered medical home and the nephrologist. Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 2011;18: 450-455
Weisberg LS (Guest Editor and contributor). Nephrology and Poisoning/Overdose Section. In: Dellinger RP, Parrillo JE (eds.). Yearbook of Critical Care Medicine, 2011. Philadelphia: Elsevier, 2011.
Abstracts (fellows or residents underlined)
Bilal J, Harb A, Lachant NA, Elfenbein B, Sirover WD. Renal-limited thrombotic microangiopathy associated with clopidogrel, Presented, American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, Nov 1, 2012.
Handelman GJ, Levin N, Kotanko P, Benz RL, Logan A, Avila JA, Prasad D, Weisberg LS, Sirover WD. Relationship of ascorbic acid levels to vitamin supplementation in a prevalent hemodialysis population. Presented, American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, Nov 2, 2012.
Sirover WD, Liu Y, Avila JA, Prasad D, Logan A, Langman C, Levin NW, Kotanko P, Berns J, Weisberg LS, and Handelman GJ. Plasma oxalate and ascorbic acid levels in a prevalent hemodialysis population. Presented, American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, Nov 2, 2012.
Avila JA, Kasama RK, Mok SRS. NT-pro BNP has no diagnostic value in End-Stage Renal Disease patients presenting with dyspnea. Presented, Am Soc Nephrology Annual Meetings, Philadelphia, PA November 11, 2011.
Mathew S, Brenner J, Truchil A, Post E, Milcarek B, Hunter C, Weisberg LS. Emergency Department utilization and associated costs among patients with end-stage renal disease in Camden, NJ, 2005-2009. Presented, Am Soc Nephrology Annual Meetings, Philadelphia, PA, November 12, 2011.
Lecakes GD, Jr., Rajput V, Weisberg L, Goldberg M, Mandayam S. Applied anatomical diagnostic framework for visualizing the human body in a three-dimensional, immersive, navigable and interactive virtual reality environment. MedBiquitous Annual Conference, Baltimore,MD, May 3-5, 2012.
Bennett D, Gupta M, Weisberg LS. Pseudohyperkalemia from fist clenching: a graded phenomenon. Presented, National Kidney Foundation Spring Clinical Meetings, Washington, DC, May 10-13, 2012
Venkatachalam T, Prasad D, Ajmera A, McFadden C, Blood Pressure Control in Chronic Kidney Disease hypertensive patients using home blood pressure monitoring. Presented, American Society of HTN- Delaware Valley Chapter Hypertension Highlights, Philadelphia, PA, October 12, 2011.
- Monday 8-9:30 am: Sign-out (clinical)
- E&R building, 246A
- Tuesday, 8-9 am: Basic Science, Research, and Journal Club (alternating)
E&R building, 246A
- Wednesday, 4-5 pm: Core Conference with monthly pathology conference
E&R building, 246A
- Thursday, 11- Noon: Case Conference
E&R building, 246A
- Friday, 11:30- Multidisciplinary ESRD Conference
E&R building, 246A
Cooper University Hospital, Camden, New Jersey
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (Transplant Rotation)
Cherry Hill and Pennsauken Davita Dialysis Units (Outpatient HD, PD and Home HD)
Director: Christopher McFadden, M.D.
Contact: Shauna Goetz, Coordinator
Address: Cooper University Hospital, UMDNJ-RWJMS,
401 Haddon Avenue, E&R Building, Suite 286, Camden, NJ 08103