Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2019 Quality of care and safety measures of acute renal replacement therapy: Workgroup statements from the 22nd acute disease quality initiative (ADQI) consensus conference 2019
2019 Quality improvement goals for acute kidney injury 2019
2019 Web Exclusive. Annals On Call - Care of Patients With Acute Kidney Injury 2019
2019 Timing of Renal Replacement Therapy for Acute Kidney Injury 2019
2018 A Monte Carlo Simulation Approach for Beta-Lactam Dosing in Critically Ill Patients Receiving Prolonged Intermittent Renal Replacement Therapy 2018
2018 Pneumaturia and Nephrotic Syndrome Caused by a HiddenPelvic Malignancy 2018
2018 Challenges of performing renal replacement therapy in the intensive care unit: The nephrologist perspective 2018
2018 Renal replacement therapy intensity for acute kidney injury and recovery to dialysis independence: A systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis 2018
2017 Managing issues in dialysis for the patient with AKI 2017
2017 Renal Support for Acute Kidney Injury in the Developing World 2017
2017 Current state of the art for renal replacement therapy in critically ill patients with acute kidney injury 2017
2016 Nomenclature for renal replacement therapy and blood purification techniques in critically ill patients: Practical applications 2016
2016 Nomenclature for renal replacement therapy in acute kidney injury: Basic principles 2016
2016 Precision Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy and Solute Control 2016
2016 We Use Heparin as the Anticoagulant for CRRT 2016
2016 Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of extended infusion versus short infusion piperacillin-tazobactam in critically Ill patients undergoing CRRT 2016
2015 Assessing continuous renal replacement therapy as a rescue strategy in cardiorenal syndrome 1 2015
2015 A prospective international multicenter study of AKI in the intensive care unit 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 2015
2015 Levels of protein C and soluble thrombomodulin in critically ill patients with acute kidney injury: A multicenter prospective observational study 2015
2014 A continuous veno-venous hemofiltration protocol with anticoagulant citrate dextrose formula A and a calcium-containing replacement fluid 2014
2014 A patient with AKI after cardiac surgery 2014
2014 Efficacy and safety of 5 anesthetics in adult zebrafish (Danio rerio) 2014
2013 Association between renal replacement therapy in critically ill patients with severe acute kidney injury and mortality 2013
2013 The effect of the selective Cytopheretic device on acute kidney injury outcomes in the intensive care unit: A multicenter pilot study 2013
2013 Continuous renal-replacement therapy for acute kidney injury. 2013
2013 Continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) 2013
2013 KDOQI US commentary on the 2012 KDIGO clinical practice guideline for acute kidney injury 2013
2012 Continuous renal-replacement therapy for acute kidney injury 2012
2012 Advances in continuous renal replacement therapy: Citrate anticoagulation update 2012
2012 Critical care nephrology: Management of acid-base disorders with CRRT 2012
2012 Regional citrate anticoagulation for continuous renal replacement therapy: The better alternative? 2012
2012 Solute clearance in CRRT: Prescribed dose versus actual delivered dose 2012
2012 Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Piperacillin-Tazobactam in 42 patients treated with Concomitant CRRT 2012
2012 Hepatorenal syndrome: The 8 th international consensus conference of the Acute Dialysis Quality Initiative (ADQI) Group 2012
2011 Renal kallikrein excretion and epigenetics in human acute kidney injury: Expression, mechanisms and consequences 2011
2011 Management of complications in renal replacement therapy 2011
2011 Renal replacement therapy in special settings: Extracorporeal support devices in liver failure 2011
2010 Development, implementation, and results of the ASN in-training examination for fellows 2010
2009 Citrate anticoagulation for continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) in patients with acute kidney injury admitted to the intensive care unit 2009
2009 A comparison of observed versus estimated baseline creatinine for determination of RIFLE class in patients with acute kidney injury 2009
2009 Outcomes of critically ill children requiring continuous renal replacement therapy 2009
2009 Anticoagulation for continuous renal replacement therapy 2009
2009 The clinical application of CRRT - Current status 2009
2009 Timing of renal replacement therapy and clinical outcomes in critically ill patients with severe acute kidney injury 2009
2009 Discontinuation of continuous renal replacement therapy: A post hoc analysis of a prospective multicenter observational study 2009
2008 The epidemiology of severe acute kidney injury: From BEST to PICARD, in acute kidney injury: New concepts 2008
2008 Standard versus high-dose CVVHDF for ICU-related acute renal failure 2008
2008 Delivery of renal replacement therapy in acute kidney injury: What are the key issues? 2008
2008 Efficacy and safety of renal tubule cell therapy for acute renal failure 2008
2008 Treatment of patients with cardiac surgery associated-acute kidney injury 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 2007
2007 Sustained low-efficiency dialysis 2007
2007 Septic acute kidney injury in critically ill patients: Clinical characteristics and outcomes 2007
2007 Patient and kidney survival by dialysis modality in critically ill patients with acute kidney injury 2007
2006 Citrate-Based Replacement Solutions with Continuous Venovenous Hemofiltration: Not as Simple as It Sounds 2006
2006 A practical citrate anticoagulation continuous venovenous hemodiafiltration protocol for metabolic control and high solute clearance. 2006
2005 Acute renal failure in critically ill patients: A multinational, multicenter study 2005
2005 Renal replacement therapies for acute renal failure: Does dose matter? 2005
2005 External validation of severity scoring systems for acute renal failure using a multinational database 2005
2005 Renal replacement therapy III: IHD, CRRT, SLED 2005
2004 Vascular grafts for hemodialysis: Types, sites and techniques 2004
2004 Diuretics and mortality in acute renal failure 2004
2002 Normal radiographs in patients with persistent "hip pain" - Value of magnetic resonance imaging 2002
2001 Simplified citrate anticoagulation for continuous renal replacement therapy 2001
2000 Dilative cardiomyopathy leading to congestive heart failure in a male squirrel monkey (Saimiri sciureus) 2000
1999 Predictors of adequacy of arteriovenous fistulas in hemodialysis patients 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

  • Private Grant  awarded by Baxter Healthcare Corporation 2019 - 2020
  • 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 - 2019
  • Private Grant  awarded by FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE 2019
  • 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
  • Teaching Activities

  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2018) 2018 - 2019
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • 29-100 - NEPHROLOGY CONSULT (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • 28-460 - CLINICAL NEPHROLOGY CONSULT SERVICE (Fall Term 2008) 2008 - 2009
  • 28-460 - CLINICAL NEPHROLOGY CONSULT SERVICE (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • 28-460 - CLINICAL NEPHROLOGY CONSULT SERVICE (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • 28-460 - CLINICAL NEPHROLOGY CONSULT SERVICE (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • 28-460 - CLINICAL NEPHROLOGY CONSULT SERVICE (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Residency 1997
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1999
  • Full Name

  • Ashita Tolwani