PUBLICATIONS

Is blood pressure measured correctly in dialysis centres? Physicians' and patients' views Marco Pappaccogli, Laura Labriola, Patricia Van der Niepen, Menno Pruijm, Liffert Vogt, Jean-Michel Halimi, Charles J Ferro, Georges Halabi, Olivier Phan, Roberto Bullani, Patrick Saudan, Afroditi Avdelidou, Eleni Panou, Fani Papoulidou, Gérard London, Patrick Rossignol, Pantelis Sarafidis, Alexandre Persu, Grégoire Wuerzner on behalf of the Working Group ‘Hypertension and the Kidney’ of the European Society of Hypertension, the Working Group ‘European Renal and Cardiovascular Medicine’ (EURECA-m) of the European Renal Association–European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA), the Northern Greece Haemodialysis Network and the F-CRIN INI-CRCT (Cardiovascular and Renal Clinical Trialists) Network

SGLT-2 inhibitors and GLP-1 receptor agonists for nephroprotection and cardioprotection in patients with diabetes mellitus and chronic kidney disease. A consensus statement by the EURECA-m and the DIABESITY working groups of the ERA-EDTA
Pantelis Sarafidis Charles J Ferro Enrique Morales Alberto Ortiz Jolanta Malyszko Radovan Hojs Khaled Khazim Robert Ekart Jose Valdivielso Denis Fouque Gérard M London Ziad Massy Petro Ruggenenti Esteban Porrini Andrej Wiecek Carmine Zoccali Francesca Mallamaci Mads Hornum Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 06 February 2019

Lipid management in patients with chronic kidney disease
Charles J. Ferro, Patrick B. Mark, Mehmet Kanbay, Pantelis Sarafidis, Gunnar H. Heine, Patrick Rossignol, Ziad A. Massy, Francesca Mallamaci, Jose M. Valdivielso, Jolanta Malyszko, Marianne C. Verhaar, Robert Ekart, Raymond Vanholder, Gerard London, Alberto Ortiz, Carmine Zoccali Nature Reviews Nephrology, 10 December 2018

Prevalence and control of hypertension by 48-h ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in haemodialysis patients: a study by the European Cardiovascular and Renal Medicine (EURECA-m) working group of the ERA-EDTA
Pantelis A Sarafidis Francesca Mallamaci Charalampos Loutradis Robert Ekart Claudia Torino Antonios Karpetas Vasileios Raptis Athanasios Bikos Aikaterini Papagianni Olga Balafa, Konstantinos Siamopoulos Giovanni Pisani Massimo Morosetti Antonio Del Giudice Fillipo Aucella Luca Di Lullo Rocco Tripepi Giovanni Tripepi Kitty Jager Friedo Dekker Gerard London Carmine Zoccali
Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 10 July 2018

Pulse Wave Velocity and Prognosis in End-Stage Kidney Disease
Giovanni Tripepi, Mohsen Agharazii, Bruno Pannier, Graziella D’Arrigo, Francesca Mallamaci, Carmine Zoccali and Gerard London
Hypertension. 2018 June

Validation of echocardiographic criteria for the clinical diagnosis of heart failure in chronic kidney disease
Kathrin Untersteller Sarah Seiler-Mußler Francesca Mallamaci Danilo Fliser Gérard M London Carmine Zoccali Gunnar H Heine
Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 10 July 2018

The systemic nature of CKD.
Zoccali C, Vanholder R, Massy ZA, Ortiz A, Sarafidis P, Dekker FW, Fliser D, Fouque D, Heine GH, Jager KJ, Kanbay M, Mallamaci F, Parati G, Rossignol P, Wiecek A, London G; European Renal and Cardiovascular Medicine (EURECA-m) Working Group of the European Renal Association – European Dialysis Transplantation Association (ERA-EDTA).
Nat Rev Nephrol. 2017 Jun;13(6):344-358
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Hypertension in dialysis patients: a consensus document by the European Renal and Cardiovascular Medicine (EURECA-m) working group of the European Renal Association - European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA) and the Hypertension and the Kidney working group of the European Society of Hypertension (ESH).
Sarafidis PA, Persu A, Agarwal R, Burnier M, de Leeuw P, Ferro C, Halimi JM, Heine G, Jadoul M, Jarraya F, Kanbay M, Mallamaci F, Mark PB, Ortiz A, Parati G, Pontremoli R, Rossignol P, Ruilope L, Van der Niepen P, Vanholder R, Verharr MC, Wiecek A, Wuerzner G, London GM, Zoccali C.
J Hypertens. 2017 Apr;35(4):657-676.

Optimizing hypertension management in renal transplantation: a call to action
Jean-Michel Halimi Alexandre Persu Pantelis A Sarafidis Michel Burnier Daniel Abramowicz Bénédicte Sautenet Rainer Oberbauer Francesca Mallamaci Gérard London Patrick Rossignol Grégoire Wuerzner Bruno Watschinger Carmine Zoccali
Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation  01 November 2017

Hypertension in dialysis patients: a consensus document by the European Renal and Cardiovascular Medicine (EURECA-m) working group of the European Renal Association-European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA) and the Hypertension and the Kidney working group of the European Society of Hypertension (ESH).
Sarafidis PA, Persu A, Agarwal R, Burnier M, de Leeuw P, Ferro CJ, Halimi JM, Heine GH, Jadoul M, Jarraya F, Kanbay M, Mallamaci F, Mark PB, Ortiz A, Parati G, Pontremoli R, Rossignol P, Ruilope L, Van der Niepen P, Vanholder R, Verhaar MC, Wiecek A, Wuerzner G, London GM, Zoccali C.
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2017 Apr 1;32(4):620-640.

Efficacy of a remote web-based lung ultrasound training for nephrologists and cardiologists: a LUST trial sub-project.
Gargani L, Sicari R, Raciti M, Serasini L, Passera M, Torino C, Letachowicz K, Ekart R, Fliser D, Covic A, Balafa O, Stavroulopoulos A, Massy ZA, Fiaccadori E, Caiazza A, Bachelet T, Slotki I, Shavit L, Martinez-Castelao A, Coudert-Krier MJ, Rossignol P, Kraemer TD, Hannedouche T, Panichi V, Wiecek A, Pontoriero G, Sarafidis P, Klinger M, Hojs R, Seiler-Mußler S, Lizzi F, Onofriescu M, Zarzoulas F, Tripepi R, Mallamaci F, Tripepi G, Picano E, London GM, Zoccali C.
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2016 Dec;31(12):1982-1988

Reappraisal in two European cohorts of the prognostic power of left ventricular mass index in chronic kidney failure
Giovanni Tripepi, Bruno Pannier, Graziella D’Arrigo, Francesca Mallamaci, Carmine Zoccali
Kidney International, December 21, 2016

Clinical management of the uraemic syndrome in chronic kidney disease.
Vanholder R, Fouque D, Glorieux G, Heine GH, Kanbay M, Mallamaci F, Massy ZA, Ortiz A, Rossignol P, Wiecek A, Zoccali C, London GM; European Renal Association European Dialysis; Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA) European Renal; Cardiovascular Medicine (EURECA-m) working group.
Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2016 (4):360-73.

The Agreement between Auscultation and Lung Ultrasound in Hemodialysis Patients: The LUST Study.
Torino C, Gargani L, Sicari R, Letachowicz K, Ekart R, Fliser D, Covic A, Siamopoulos K, Stavroulopoulos A, Massy ZA, Fiaccadori E, Caiazza A, Bachelet T, Slotki I, Martinez-Castelao A, Coudert-Krier MJ, Rossignol P, Gueler F, Hannedouche T, Panichi V, Wiecek A, Pontoriero G, Sarafidis P, Klinger M, Hojs R, Seiler-Mussler S, Lizzi F, Siriopol D, Balafa O, Shavit L, Tripepi R, Mallamaci F, Tripepi G, Picano E, London GM, Zoccali C.
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 ;11(11):2005-2011.

Hypertension in Chronic Kidney Disease Part 1: Out-of-Office Blood Pressure Monitoring: Methods, Thresholds, and Patterns.
Parati G, Ochoa JE, Bilo G, Agarwal R, Covic A, Dekker FW, Fliser D, Heine GH, Jager KJ, Gargani L, Kanbay M, Mallamaci F, Massy Z, Ortiz A, Picano E, Rossignol P, Sarafidis P, Sicari R, Vanholder R, Wiecek A, London G, Zoccali C; European Renal and Cardiovascular Medicine (EURECA-m) working group of the European Renal Association–European Dialysis Transplantation Association (ERA-EDTA).
Hypertension. 2016 7(6):1093-101.

Hypertension in Chronic Kidney Disease Part 2: Role of Ambulatory and Home Blood Pressure Monitoring for Assessing Alterations in Blood Pressure Variability and Blood Pressure Profiles.
Parati G, Ochoa JE, Bilo G, Agarwal R, Covic A, Dekker FW, Fliser D, Heine GH, Jager KJ, Gargani L, Kanbay M, Mallamaci F, Massy Z, Ortiz A, Picano E, Rossignol P, Sarafidis P, Sicari R, Vanholder R, Wiecek A, London G, Zoccali C; European Renal and Cardiovascular Medicine (EURECA-m) working group of the European Renal Association-European Dialysis Transplantation Association (ERA-EDTA).
Hypertension. 2016 Jun;67(6):1102-10.

 

Validity of Vascular Calcification as a Screening Tool and as a Surrogate End Point in Clinical Research.
Zoccali C, Bolignano D, D'Arrigo G, Dekker FW, Fliser D, Heine GH, Jager KJ, Kanbay M, Mallamaci F, Massy Z, Ortiz A, Parati G, Rossignol P, Tripepi G, Vanholder R, Wiecek A, London G; European Renal and Cardiovascular Medicine (EURECA-m) Working Group of the European Renal Association–European Dialysis Transplantation Association (ERA-EDTA).
Hypertension. 2015 Jul;66(1):3-9

 

The double challenge of resistant hypertension and chronic kidney disease.
Rossignol P, Massy ZA, Azizi M, Bakris G, Ritz E, Covic A, Goldsmith D, Heine GH, Jager KJ, Kanbay M, Mallamaci F, Ortiz A, Vanholder R, Wiecek A, Zoccali C, London GM, Stengel B, Fouque D; ERA-EDTA EURECA-m working group; Red de Investigación Renal (REDINREN) network; Cardiovascular and Renal Clinical Trialists (F-CRIN INI-CRCT) network.
Lancet. 2015 ;386(10003):1588-98.

 

Epidemiology, contributors to, and clinical trials of mortality risk in chronic kidney failure.
Ortiz A, Covic A, Fliser D, Fouque D, Goldsmith D, Kanbay M, Mallamaci F, Massy ZA, Rossignol P, Vanholder R, Wiecek A, Zoccali C, London GM; Board of the EURECA-m Working Group of ERA-EDTA.
Lancet. 2014 May 24;383(9931):1831-43.

 

Vascular calcification in chronic kidney disease: are biomarkers useful for probing the pathobiology and the health risks of this process in the clinical scenario?
Liabeuf S, Okazaki H, Desjardins L, Fliser D, Goldsmith D, Covic A, Wiecek A, Ortiz A, Martinez-Castelao A, Lindholm B, Suleymanlar G, Mallamaci F, Zoccali C, London G, Massy ZA.
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2014 Jul;29(7):1275-84.

 

Assessment of arterial stiffness for clinical and epidemiological studies: methodological considerations for validation and entry into the European Renal and Cardiovascular Medicine registry.
Boutouyrie P, Fliser D, Goldsmith D, Covic A, Wiecek A, Ortiz A, Martinez-Castelao A, Lindholm B, Massy ZA, Suleymanlar G, Sicari R, Gargani L, Parati G, Mallamaci F, Zoccali C, London GM.
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2014 Feb;29(2):232-9.

 

Pulmonary hypertension in CKD.
Bolignano D, Rastelli S, Agarwal R, Fliser D, Massy Z, Ortiz A, Wiecek A, Martinez-Castelao A, Covic A, Goldsmith D, Suleymanlar G, Lindholm B, Parati G, Sicari R, Gargani L, Mallamaci F, London G, Zoccali C.
Am J Kidney Dis. 2013 Apr;61(4):612-22.

 

The use of echocardiography in observational clinical trials: the EURECA-m registry.
Sicari R, Gargani L, Wiecek A, Covic A, Goldsmith D, Suleymanlar G, Parati G, Ortiz A, Massy Z, Martinez-Castelao A, Lindholm B, Heine GH, Fliser D, Mallamaci F, London G, Zoccali C; EUropean REnal and Cardiovascular Medicine (EURECA-m) working group of European Renal Association-European Dialysis Transplantation Association (ERA-EDTA).
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2013 Jan;28(1):19-23.

 

Monocyte subpopulations and cardiovascular risk in chronic kidney disease.
Heine GH, Ortiz A, Massy ZA, Lindholm B, Wiecek A, Martínez-Castelao A, Covic A, Goldsmith D, Süleymanlar G, London GM, Parati G, Sicari R, Zoccali C, Fliser D; European Renal and Cardiovascular Medicine (EURECA?m) working group of the European Renal Association-European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA).
Nat Rev Nephrol. 2012 Mar 13;8(6):362-9

 

The lingering dilemma of arterial pressure in CKD: what do we know, where do we go?
Agarwal R, Martinez-Castelao A, Wiecek A, Massy Z, Suleymanlar G, Ortiz A, Blankestijn PJ, Covic A, Dekker FW, Jager KJ, Lindholm B, Goldsmith D, Fliser D, London G, Zoccali C; for EUropean REnal and CArdiovascular Medicine working group of the European Renal Association–European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA–EDTA).
Kidney Int Suppl (2011). 2011 Jun;1(1):17-20.

 

Cardiovascular and non-cardiovascular mortality in dialysis patients: where is the link?
Jager KJ, Lindholm B, Goldsmith D, Fliser D, Wiecek A, Suleymanlar G, Ortiz A, Massy Z, Martinez-Castelao A, Agarwal R, Blankestijn PJ, Covic A, London G, Zoccali C, Dekker FW; for EUropean REnal and CArdiovascular Medicine working group of the European Renal Association–European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA–EDTA).
Kidney Int Suppl (2011). 2011 Jun;1(1):21-23.

 

Major pathways of the reno-cardiovascular link: the sympathetic and renin-angiotensin systems.
Blankestijn PJ, London G, Fliser D, Jager KJ, Lindholm B, Goldsmith D, Wiecek A, Suleymanlar G, Agarwal R, Ortiz A, Massy Z, Martinez-Castelao A, Covic A, Dekker FW, Zoccali C; for EUropean REnal and CArdiovascular Medicine working group of the European Renal Association–European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA–EDTA).
Kidney Int Suppl (2011). 2011 Jun;1(1):13-16.

 

The complexity of the cardio-renal link: taxonomy, syndromes, and diseases.
Zoccali C, Goldsmith D, Agarwal R, Blankestijn PJ, Fliser D, Wiecek A, Suleymanlar G, Ortiz A, Massy Z, Covic A, Martinez-Castelao A, Jager KJ, Dekker FW, Lindholm B, London G; for EUropean REnal and CArdiovascular Medicine working group of the European Renal Association–European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA–EDTA).
Kidney Int Suppl (2011). 2011 Jun;1(1):2-5.

 

The dysfunctional endothelium in CKD and in cardiovascular disease: mapping the origin(s) of cardiovascular problems in CKD and of kidney disease in cardiovascular conditions for a research agenda.
Fliser D, Wiecek A, Suleymanlar G, Ortiz A, Massy Z, Lindholm B, Martinez-Castelao A, Agarwal R, Jager KJ, Dekker FW, Blankestijn PJ, Goldsmith D, Covic A, London G, Zoccali C; for EUropean REnal and CArdiovascular Medicine working group of the European Renal Association–European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA–EDTA).
Kidney Int Suppl (2011). 2011 Jun;1(1):6-9.

 

Arterial aging and arterial disease: interplay between central hemodynamics, cardiac work, and organ flow-implications for CKD and cardiovascular disease.
London G
, Covic A, Goldsmith D, Wiecek A, Suleymanlar G, Ortiz A, Massy Z, Lindholm B, Martinez-Castelao A, Fliser D, Agarwal R, Jager KJ, Dekker FW, Blankestijn PJ, Zoccali C; for EUropean REnal and CArdiovascular Medicine working group of the European Renal Association–European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA–EDTA).
Kidney Int Suppl (2011). 2011 Jun;1(1):10-12.

 

Clinical usefulness of novel prognostic biomarkers in patients on hemodialysis.
Ortiz A, Massy ZA, Fliser D, Lindholm B, Wiecek A, Martínez-Castelao A, Covic A, Goldsmith D, Süleymanlar G, London GM, Zoccali C.
Nat Rev Nephrol. 2011 Nov 1;8(3):141-50.

 

Promoting scientific collaboration and education in cardiovascular-renal medicine: EURECAM: An ERA-EDTA-based working group.
Covic A, Fliser D, Goldsmith D, Lindholm B, London G, Martinez A, Suleymanlar G, Wiecek A, Zoccali C.
NDT Plus. 2009 Dec;2(6):522-5.