Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2018 A Monte Carlo Simulation Approach for Beta-Lactam Dosing in Critically Ill Patients Receiving Prolonged Intermittent Renal Replacement Therapy.Journal of Clinical Pharmacology.  58:1254-1265. 2018
2018 Pneumaturia and Nephrotic Syndrome Caused by a HiddenPelvic Malignancy.American Journal of Medicine.  131:e421-e422. 2018
2018 Challenges of performing renal replacement therapy in the intensive care unit - The nephrologist perspective.Clinical Nephrology.  90:11-17. 2018
2018 Renal replacement therapy intensity for acute kidney injury and recovery to dialysis independence: a systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis.Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation.  33:1017-1024. 2018
2018 Timing of Renal Replacement Therapy for Acute Kidney Injury.Journal of Intensive Care Medicine.  885066618774257. 2018
2017 Renal Support for Acute Kidney Injury in the Developing WorldKidney International Reports.  2:559-578. 2017
2017 Managing Issues in Dialysis for the Patient with AKI.Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  12:1538-1542. 2017
2017 Current state of the art for renal replacement therapy in critically ill patients with acute kidney injury.Intensive Care Medicine.  43:841-854. 2017
2016 Nomenclature for renal replacement therapy and blood purification techniques in critically ill patients: practical applications.Critical Care.  20:283. 2016
2016 Nomenclature for renal replacement therapy in acute kidney injury: basic principles.Critical Care.  20:318. 2016
2016 Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Extended Infusion Versus Short Infusion Piperacillin-Tazobactam in Critically Ill Patients Undergoing CRRT.Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  11:1377-1383. 2016
2016 We Use Heparin as the Anticoagulant for CRRT.Seminars in Dialysis.  29:272-274. 2016
2016 Precision Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy and Solute Control.Blood Purification.  42:238-247. 2016
2015 A Prospective International Multicenter Study of AKI in the Intensive Care Unit.Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  10:1324-1331. 2015
2015 Assessing continuous renal replacement therapy as a rescue strategy in cardiorenal syndrome 1.Clinical Kidney Journal.  8:87-92. 2015
2015 A Multi-Center, Randomized, Controlled, Pivotal Study to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of a Selective Cytopheretic Device in Patients with Acute Kidney Injury.PLoS ONE.  10:e0132482. 2015
2015 Levels of protein C and soluble thrombomodulin in critically ill patients with acute kidney injury: a multicenter prospective observational study.PLoS ONE.  10:e0120770. 2015
2014 A patient with AKI after cardiac surgery.Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  9:1470-1478. 2014
2014 A continuous veno-venous hemofiltration protocol with anticoagulant citrate dextrose formula A and a calcium-containing replacement fluid.Life support systems : the journal of the European Society for Artificial Organs.  37:499-502. 2014
2014 Efficacy and safety of 5 anesthetics in adult zebrafish (Danio rerio).Aalas Contemporary Topics in Laboratory Animal Science.  53:198-203. 2014
2013 Association between renal replacement therapy in critically ill patients with severe acute kidney injury and mortality.Journal of Critical Care.  28:1011-1018. 2013
2013 The effect of the selective cytopheretic device on acute kidney injury outcomes in the intensive care unit: a multicenter pilot study.Seminars in Dialysis.  26:616-623. 2013
2013 KDOQI US commentary on the 2012 KDIGO clinical practice guideline for acute kidney injury.American Journal of Kidney Diseases.  61:649-672. 2013
2013 Continuous renal-replacement therapy for acute kidney injury.New England Journal of Medicine.  368:1160-1161. 2013
2013 Continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT)Studies in Computational Intelligence.  405:929-1009. 2013
2012 Continuous renal-replacement therapy for acute kidney injury.New England Journal of Medicine.  367:2505-2514. 2012
2012 Critical care nephrology: management of acid-base disorders with CRRT.Kidney International.  82:9-18. 2012
2012 Regional citrate anticoagulation for continuous renal replacement therapy: the better alternative?American Journal of Kidney Diseases.  59:745-747. 2012
2012 Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of piperacillin-tazobactam in 42 patients treated with concomitant CRRT.Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  7:452-457. 2012
2012 Solute clearance in CRRT: prescribed dose versus actual delivered dose.Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation.  27:952-956. 2012
2012 Hepatorenal syndrome: the 8th International Consensus Conference of the Acute Dialysis Quality Initiative (ADQI) Group.Critical Care.  16:R23. 2012
2012 Advances in continuous renal replacement therapy: citrate anticoagulation update.Blood Purification.  34:88-93. 2012
2011 Renal kallikrein excretion and epigenetics in human acute kidney injury: expression, mechanisms and consequences.BMC Nephrology.  12:27. 2011
2011 Management of complications in renal replacement therapy.Seminars in Dialysis.  24:164-168. 2011
2011 Renal replacement therapy in special settings: extracorporeal support devices in liver failure.Seminars in Dialysis.  24:197-202. 2011
2010 Development, implementation, and results of the ASN in-training examination for fellows.Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  5:328-334. 2010
2009 Citrate anticoagulation for continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) in patients with acute kidney injury admitted to the intensive care unit.NDT Plus.  2:439-447. 2009
2009 A comparison of observed versus estimated baseline creatinine for determination of RIFLE class in patients with acute kidney injury.Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation.  24:2739-2744. 2009
2009 Discontinuation of continuous renal replacement therapy: a post hoc analysis of a prospective multicenter observational study.Critical Care Medicine.  37:2576-2582. 2009
2009 Outcomes of critically ill children requiring continuous renal replacement therapy.Journal of Critical Care.  24:394-400. 2009
2009 Anticoagulation for continuous renal replacement therapy.Seminars in Dialysis.  22:141-145. 2009
2009 Introduction. The clinical application of CRRT--current status.Seminars in Dialysis.  22:107. 2009
2009 Timing of renal replacement therapy and clinical outcomes in critically ill patients with severe acute kidney injury.Journal of Critical Care.  24:129-140. 2009
2008 Standard versus high-dose CVVHDF for ICU-related acute renal failure.Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  19:1233-1238. 2008
2008 Delivery of renal replacement therapy in acute kidney injury: what are the key issues?Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  3:869-875. 2008
2008 Efficacy and safety of renal tubule cell therapy for acute renal failure.Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  19:1034-1040. 2008
2008 Treatment of patients with cardiac surgery associated-acute kidney injury.Life support systems : the journal of the European Society for Artificial Organs.  31:190-196. 2008
2008 The epidemiology of severe acute kidney injury: from BEST to PICARD, in acute kidney injury: new concepts.Nephron.  109:c188-c191. 2008
2007 Continuous renal replacement therapy: a worldwide practice survey. The beginning and ending supportive therapy for the kidney (B.E.S.T. kidney) investigators.Intensive Care Medicine.  33:1563-1570. 2007
2007 Septic acute kidney injury in critically ill patients: clinical characteristics and outcomes.Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  2:431-439. 2007
2007 Patient and kidney survival by dialysis modality in critically ill patients with acute kidney injury.Life support systems : the journal of the European Society for Artificial Organs.  30:281-292. 2007
2007 Sustained low-efficiency dialysis.Contributions to Nephrology.  156:320-324. 2007
2006 Citrate-based replacement solutions with continuous venovenous hemofiltration: not as simple as it sounds.American Journal of Kidney Diseases.  47:1086. 2006
2006 A practical citrate anticoagulation continuous venovenous hemodiafiltration protocol for metabolic control and high solute clearance.Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  1:79-87. 2006
2005 External validation of severity scoring systems for acute renal failure using a multinational database.Critical Care Medicine.  33:1961-1967. 2005
2005 Acute renal failure in critically ill patients: a multinational, multicenter study.Journal of the American Medical Association.  294:813-818. 2005
2005 Renal replacement therapies for acute renal failure: does dose matter?American Journal of Kidney Diseases.  45:1139-1143. 2005
2005 Renal replacement therapy III: IHD, CRRT, SLED.Critical Care Clinics.  21:367-378. 2005
2004 Diuretics and mortality in acute renal failure.Critical Care Medicine.  32:1669-1677. 2004
2004 Vascular grafts for hemodialysis: types, sites and techniques.Contributions to Nephrology.  142:73-93. 2004
2002 Normal radiographs in patients with persistent "hip pain"--value of magnetic resonance imaging.Journal of Rheumatology.  29:2463-2465. 2002
2001 Simplified citrate anticoagulation for continuous renal replacement therapy.Kidney International.  60:370-374. 2001
2000 Dilative cardiomyopathy leading to congestive heart failure in a male squirrel monkey (Saimiri sciureus).Journal of Medical Primatology.  29:42-45. 2000
1999 Predictors of adequacy of arteriovenous fistulas in hemodialysis patients.Kidney International.  56:275-280. 1999

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2016 Anticoagulation for Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy.  380-385.e1. 2016
2016 Complications of continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT).  211-219. 2016
2015 Clinical pearls: Renal replacement therapy for acute kidney injury in the postoperative period.  37-51. 2015
2014 Renal kallikrein excretion and epigenetics in human acute kidney injury: Expression, mechanisms and consequences.  1-28. 2014
2013 Acute kidney injury: Definitions and general approach.  165-173. 2013
2013 Specific etiologies.  199-236. 2013
2013 Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT)..  929-1009. 2013

Research Overview

  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Principal Investigator On

  • Standard Versus Accelerated Initiation of Renal Replacement Therapy in Acute Kidney Injury (STARRT-AKI): A Multi-Centre, Randomized, Controlled Trial  awarded by ST. MICHAEL'S HOSPITAL 2017 - 2020
  • Timely Intervention for Renal Support: A Feasibility Study  awarded by University of California, San Diego 2018
  • Private Grant  awarded by Baxter Healthcare Corporation 2018
  • Private Grant  awarded by NXSTAGE MEDICAL, INC. 2018
  • Strategy for Timely Intervention of Renal Support (STIRS)  awarded by University of California, San Diego 2017 - 2018
  • Private Grant  awarded by AM-PHARMA BV 2015 - 2017
  • Private Grant  awarded by Baxter Healthcare Corporation 2017
  • Private Grant  awarded by NXSTAGE MEDICAL, INC. 2017
  • International Drug Induced Renal Injury Consortium (Direct)  awarded by INTERNATIONAL SAE CONSORTIOUM, LTD 2013 - 2017
  • Private Grant  awarded by Baxter Healthcare Corporation 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by NXSTAGE MEDICAL, INC. 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by NXSTAGE MEDICAL, INC. 2015
  • Private Grant  awarded by Baxter Healthcare Corporation 2015
  • Private Grant  awarded by Baxter Healthcare Corporation 2014 - 2015
  • Private Grant  awarded by NXSTAGE MEDICAL, INC. 2014
  • Private Grant  awarded by CYTOPHERX, INC. 2011 - 2013
  • Private Grant  awarded by NXSTAGE MEDICAL, INC. 2013
  • Private Grant  awarded by NXSTAGE MEDICAL, INC. 2010 - 2012
  • Private Grant  awarded by NXSTAGE MEDICAL, INC. 2012
  • Private Grant  awarded by GAMBRO HEALTHCARE 2012
  • Private Grant  awarded by CYTOPHERX, INC. 2010 - 2012
  • Private Grant  awarded by NXSTAGE MEDICAL, INC. 2011
  • Investigator On

  • Private Grant  awarded by SPECTRAL MEDICAL, INC. 2010 - 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by ALLOCURE, INC 2012 - 2014
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine in Internal Medicine Residency Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Full Name

  • Ashita Tolwani
  • Blazerid

  • atolwani