Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2022 Bilateral Abdomino-Scrotal Hydrocele 2022
2022 Loop arteriovenous graft of the chest wall as a viable option for dialysisRadiology Case Reports.  17:2262-2264. 2022
2022 Chest wall arteriovenous graft for dialysis: A case reportRadiology Case Reports.  17:1598-1600. 2022
2022 Delayed diagnosis of a retained guidewire after bedside femoral venous catheter insertion: A preventable complicationRadiology Case Reports.  17:647-649. 2022
2022 Complications of Percutaneous Peritoneal Dialysis CatheterSeminars in Interventional Radiology.  39:40-46. 2022
2022 Endovascular Management of Thrombosed Dialysis Vascular CircuitsSeminars in Interventional Radiology.  39:14-22. 2022
2022 Hemodialysis Catheters: Update on Types, Outcomes, Designs and ComplicationsSeminars in Interventional Radiology.  39:90-102. 2022
2022 Inferior epigastric artery injury after percutaneous imaging-guided peritoneal dialysis catheter placementRadiology Case Reports.  17:332-335. 2022
2022 Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement: Percutaneous and Peritoneoscopic TechniquesSeminars in Interventional Radiology.  39:023-031. 2022
2021 Endovascular embolization for managing a massive shoulder arteriovenous malformationRadiology Case Reports.  16:3965-3968. 2021
2021 Transhepatic Tunneled Catheter Using Left Hepatic Vein: The Last Resort for DialysisClinical Medicine Insights: Case Reports.  14. 2021
2021 PICC line management among patients with chronic kidney disease 2021
2021 The role of stents in hemodialysis vascular access 2021
2020 Research themes and trends in ten top-ranked nephrology journals: A text mining analysisAmerican Journal of Nephrology.  51:147-159. 2020
2019 Novel treatment of a totally occluded venous outflow tract of an arteriovenous graft 2019
2018 Erratum: Outcomes of fluoroscopic and ultrasound-guided placement versus laparoscopic placement of peritoneal dialysis catheters (Clinical Kidney Journal DOI: 10.1093/ckj/sfx132)Clinical Kidney Journal.  12:308. 2018
2018 Outcomes of fluoroscopic and ultrasound-guided placement versus laparoscopic placement of peritoneal dialysis cathetersClinical Kidney Journal.  11:549-554. 2018
2018 Predicting graft survival among kidney transplant recipients: A Bayesian decision support modelDecision Support Systems.  106:97-109. 2018
2018 Bariatric surgery is associated with renal function improvement 2018
2013 Surgical management of cephalic arch occlusive lesions: Are there predictors for outcomes?Seminars in Dialysis.  26. 2013
2013 Painless myocardial ischemia is associated with mortality in patients with chronic kidney disease 2013
2013 Dilator-Assisted Banding for Managing Complications Associated with Excessive Hemodialysis Access FlowSeminars in Dialysis.  26:100-105. 2013
2012 Partial Aneurysmectomy is Effective in Managing Aneurysm-associated Complications of Arteriovenous Fistulae for Hemodialysis: Case Series and Literature ReviewSeminars in Dialysis.  25:357-364. 2012
2012 Academic interventional nephrology: A model for training, research, and patient careClinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  7:521-524. 2012
2011 Thrombectomy of prosthetic dialysis grafts using mechanical plus "No-wait lysis" Approach requires less procedure time and radiation exposureSeminars in Dialysis.  24:694-697. 2011
2011 Role of lean body mass in estimating glomerular filtration rate in Alzheimer diseaseNephrology Dialysis Transplantation.  26:2222-2231. 2011
2010 Economic analysis of cinacalcet in combination with low-dose vitamin D versus flexible-dose vitamin D in treating secondary hyperparathyroidism in hemodialysis patientsAmerican Journal of Kidney Diseases.  56:1108-1116. 2010
2010 Primary amyloidosis of the kidney.The West Virginia medical journal.  106:22-24. 2010
2009 Cryoglobulinemic Glomerulopathy Complicating Helicobacter pylori-Associated Gastric Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue LymphomaAmerican Journal of Kidney Diseases.  54:770-774. 2009
2008 Visual vignette 2008
2008 The correlation between spontaneous and balloon induced angina: clinical implications.The West Virginia medical journal.  104:24-26. 2008
2008 Visual vignette 2008
2006 Extensive upper extremity arterial thrombosis as the initial manifestation of nephrotic syndrome.The West Virginia medical journal.  102:16-17. 2006
2006 Laser extraction of infected pacemaker and ICD leads: early experience at Charleston Area Medical Center.The West Virginia medical journal.  102:20-22. 2006
2005 Osler-Weber-Rendu syndromeHeart.  91:1572. 2005
2005 Fatal subclavian stent infection remote from implantationCatheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions.  65:535-539. 2005
2005 Fracture of the osteoporotic cervical spine from a low-level trauma.The West Virginia medical journal.  101:71-72. 2005
2005 Porphyria cutanea tarda in a patient with HIV-infection.The West Virginia medical journal.  101:19-21. 2005
2004 Carotid stenting for symptomatic radiation-induced arteritis complicated by recurrent aneurysm formationCatheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions.  63:507-511. 2004
2004 High-output congestive heart failure successfully treated with transcatheter coil embolization of a large renal arteriovenous fistulaCatheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions.  63:373-376. 2004
2004 Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator infection caused by Tsukamurella.The West Virginia medical journal.  100:185-186. 2004
2004 Methadone-induced torsade de pointes in a patient with normal baseline QT interval.The West Virginia medical journal.  100:147-148. 2004
2004 Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura following cardiovascular surgery: a case report.The West Virginia medical journal.  100:64-66. 2004

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Education And Training

  • West Virginia University, Internship
  • West Virginia University, Residency
  • Kansas University, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • University Of Arizona- AKDHC, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, 1997
  • Full Name

  • Ammar Almehmi