Division of Nephrology

Current Investigations

Clearance of Vancomycin in Sustained Low Efficiency Dialysis (SLED)
A study to determine the extent of vancomycin clearance (CLV) in patients (pts) receiving SLED and to determine if current vancomycin dosing practice is appropriate in maintaining optimal concentration in pts receiving SLED.

Effect of Hemodialysis Vascular Access Type on Markers of Inflammation
A study to determine the effect of vascular access type on markers of inflammation (IL-6 and hs-CRP).

Intracellularly Sequestered Solutes in Conventional Hemodialysis
A study to determine the effectiveness of non-urea type solutes (aliphatic amines) in measuring dialysis adequacy.

Relationship of Impaired Olfactory Function in ESRD to Malnutrition and Retained Uremic Molecules
A study examining the relationship of impaired olfactory function to malnutrition and levels of the retained uremic solutes monomethylamine, ethylamine, indoxyl sulfate (indican), and P-cresol sulfate.

Journal articles, chapters, and abstracts authored by Einstein Nephrology faculty.

Division Chief

Michael RossMichael Ross, MD (bio)
Chief, Division of Nephrology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Ullmann 615-C
Bronx, New York 10461
Telephone: 718-430-8768
Email: michael.ross@einstein.yu.edu 

Message from the Chief 



Renal Grand Rounds 


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