Evaluation of the incidence of heart rhythm disorders based on the type of intradialytic electrolyte variation

Maryam Hami; Mehrdad Sarabi; Mehdi Hassanzade Daloee; Hassan Mehrad-Majd; Abdollah Firoozi; Niloofar Nourizadeh; Niloofar Nikpasand; Sara Naghizadeh Kashani; Mina AkbariRad

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2023, , Pages 27-32


  Background and aim: Cardiac arrhythmia is common in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients, especially those undergoing hemodialysis. One of the most significant risk factors for cardiac arrhythmias is thought to be electrolytic abnormalities. This study aimed to assess the effect of hemodialysis on ...  Read More

Prompt Reversing the Neurologic and Cardiac Manifestations of Valproate Poisoning by Hemodialysis: A Case Report

Ahmad Nemati; Farkhonde Nikkhah; Mohammad Moshiri; Hanie Salmani Izadi; Leila Etemad

Volume 9, Issue 4 , December 2022, , Pages 181-185


  SV (sodium valproate) is an antiepileptic drug that is often prescribed for epilepsy, bipolar disorders, and migraine. We reported an SV intoxicated case that cardiac and neurologic abnormalities were promptly responded to hemodialysis (HD). She ingested a large amount of SV (150 pills of SV 200mg) for ...  Read More

The efficacy of aspirin and dipyridamole on the patency of arteriovenous fistulae and grafts; Review of the randomized control trials

Hasan Ravari; Azin Banihashem; Mohammad Vejdani; Gholamhosein Kazemzadeh

Volume 1, Issue 4 , October 2014, , Pages 176-182


  Vascular access failure is known as a principal cause of morbidity of end stage renal disease (ESRD) patients. The major reason for vascular access failure is the neointimal hyperplasia which leads to venous thrombosis and stenosis. The efficacy of different pharmacological therapies has been studied ...  Read More

HTLV-1: ancient virus, new challenges

Marzieh Rahimzadegan; Farshid Abedi; Seyed Abodolrahim Rezaei; Reza Ghadimi

Volume 1, Issue 3 , August 2014, , Pages 141-148


  Human T-lymphotropic virus (HTLV-1)  is an ancient pathogen for human being but arising and recognized recently. The routes of transmission are vertical (mainly by breastfeeding), unsafe sexual contacts and through contaminated blood components specially in whom need frequent and repeated blood ...  Read More