Publications

  1. Mao MA, Wu Y, Fidler ME, Cramer CH, Bower TC, Qian Q. Abdominal pain, flank pain, blurry vision, and lower extremity weakness in a 16-year-old female. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2014 Sep; 66(9):1423-9.
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  2. Astorne Figari WJ, Herrmann S, Akogyeram C, Qian Q. New onset hypertension following abrupt discontinuation of citalopram. Clin Nephrol. 2014 Sep; 82(3):202-4.
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  3. Qian Q, Nasr SH. Diagnosis and Treatment of Glomerular Diseases in Elderly Patients. Adv Chronic Kidney Dis. 2014 Mar; 21(2):228-46.
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  4. Wu J, Yu S, Tejwani V, Mao M, Muriithi AK, Ye C, Zhao X, Gu H, Mei C, Qian Q. Idiopathic nodular glomerulosclerosis in Chinese patients: a clinicopathologic study of 20 cases. Clin Exp Nephrol. 2014 Jan 10.
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  5. Moua T, Zand L, Hartman RP, Hartman TE, Qin D, Peikert T, Qian Q. Radiologic and clinical bronchiectasis associated with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. PLoS One. 2014; 9(4):e93674. Epub 2014 Apr 18.
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  6. Caraballo PJ, Naessens JM, Klarich MJ, Leutink DJ, Peterson JA, Wagie AE, Manning DM, Qian Q. Decline in ACEI/ARB prescribing as heart failure core metrics improve during computer-based clinical decision support. Am J Med Qual. 2014; 29:300-7.
  7. Zand L, King BF, Qian Q. Role of kidney Doppler ultrasonography in the diagnosis and management of anuric kidney failure. Clin Nephrol. 2014; 82(2):122-7.
  8. Caraballo PJ, Naessens JM, Klarich MJ, Leutink DJ, Peterson JA, Wagie AE, Manning DM, Qian Q. Decline in ACEI/ARB Prescribing as Heart Failure Core Metrics Improve During Computer-Based Clinical Decision Support. Am J Med Qual. 2013 Nov 18. [Epub ahead of print]
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  9. Mao M, Lee S, Kashani K, Albright R, Qian Q. Severe anion gap acidosis associated with intravenous sodium thiosulfate administration. J Med Toxicol. 2013 Sep; 9(3):274-7.
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  10. Sethi S, Theis JD, Vrana JA, Fervenza FC, Sethi A, Qian Q, Quint P, Leung N, Dogan A, Nasr SH. Laser microdissection and proteomic analysis of amyloidosis, cryoglobulinemic GN, fibrillary GN, and immunotactoid glomerulopathy. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2013 Jun; 8(6):915-21. Epub 2013 Feb 14.
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  11. Tejwani V, Qian Q. Calcium regulation and bone mineral metabolism in elderly patients with chronic kidney disease. Nutrients. 2013 Jun; 5(6):1913-36. Epub 2013 May 29.
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  12. Chaudhary S, Kashani K, Williams AW, El-Zoghby ZM, Albright RC, Qian Q. Rapid self-infusion of tap water. Iran J Kidney Dis. 2013 Mar; 7(2):156-9.
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  13. Tejwani V, Wu Y, Serrano S, Segura L, Bannon M, Qian Q. Issues surrounding end-of-life decision-making. Patient Prefer Adherence. 2013; 7:771-5. Epub 2013 Aug 09.
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  14. Chaudhary S, Qian Q. Acute abdomen and ascites as presenting features of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. World J Hepatol. 2012 Dec 27; 4(12):394-8.
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  15. Zand L, King BF, Qian Q. Role of kidney Doppler ultrasonography in the diagnosis and management of anuric kidney failure. Clin Nephrol. 2012 Dec 20. [Epub ahead of print]
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  16. Zand L, Muriithi A, Nelsen E, Franco PM, Greene EL, Qian Q, El-Zoghby ZM. Severe anion gap metabolic acidosis from acetaminophen use secondary to 5-oxoproline (pyroglutamic acid) accumulation. Am J Med Sci. 2012 Dec; 344(6):501-4.
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  17. Keddis MT, Khanna S, Noheria A, Baddour LM, Pardi DS, Qian Q. Clostridium difficile infection in patients with chronic kidney disease. Mayo Clin Proc. 2012 Nov; 87(11):1046-53.
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  18. Qian Q, Nasr SH, Akogyeram CO, Sethi S. Myoglobin-associated acute kidney injury in the setting of ciprofloxacin administration. Am J Kidney Dis. 2012 Mar; 59(3):462-6. Epub 2012 Jan 20.
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  19. Mao M, Madhavan M, Blauwet L, Schaff HV, Qian Q. Bioprosthetic tricuspid valve stenosis in end-stage renal failure. Am J Med Sci. 2012 Mar; 343(3):252-4.
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  20. Palacios CF, Hsiao LL, Qian Q. Persistent Hyperkalemia associated with Hypotension Due to Relative Hyporeninemic Hypoaldosteronism: Recognition is Key. J Nephrol Therapeutic. Feb. 11, 2012; 2:117:1-5.
  21. Qian Q, Humayun H, Humayun Y, Sethi S. Granulomatous interstitial nephritis associated with disseminated histoplasmosis in an immunocompetent patient. Am J Kidney Dis. 2011 Dec; 58(6):1018-21. Epub 2011 Oct 05.
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  22. Lee BJ, Zand L, Manek NJ, Hsiao LL, Babovic-Vuksanovic D, Wylam ME, Qian Q. Physical therapy-induced rhabdomyolysis and acute kidney injury associated with reduced activity of muscle lactate dehydrogenase A. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2011 Dec; 63(12):1782-6.
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  23. Qian Q, Thanarajasingam U, Oeckler RA, Sawyer MD, Sethi S, Edwards WD. Expanded spectrum of antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-negative vasculitis involving vessels from capillaries to medium-sized arteries. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2011 Nov; 63(11):1634-8.
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  24. Sethi S, El Ters M, Vootukuru S, Qian Q. Recurrent AA amyloidosis in a kidney transplant. Am J Kidney Dis. 2011 Jun; 57(6):941-4. Epub 2011 Apr 15.
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  25. Bianchi G, Qin D, Dearani JA, Qi Q. Near-fatal infection following an elective ankle-fracture fixation: less risk should not mean less vigilance. Chin Med J (Engl). 2011 Jun; 124(12):1911-4.
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  26. Qian Q, Nasr SH, Fidler ME, Cornell LD, Sethi S. De novo AL amyloidosis in the kidney allograft. Am J Transplant. 2011 Mar; 11(3):606-12. Epub 2011 Feb 07.
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  27. Qian Q, Manning DM, Ou N, Klarich MJ, Leutink DJ, Loth AR, Lopez-Jimenez F. ACEi/ARB for systolic heart failure: closing the quality gap with a sustainable intervention at an academic medical center. J Hosp Med. 2011 Mar; 6(3):156-60.
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  28. Mao M, El Ters M, Mankad S, Keddis M, Park S, Qian Q. Prosthetic aortic valve stenosis in end-stage renal failure. Int J Nephrol. 2011; 2011:386368. Epub 2011 Apr 28.
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  29. Franco Palacios CR, Altayeh A, Qian Q. Acute hypercapnic respiratory failure associated with hemodialysis. Dial Transplant. 2011; 40(2):83-5.
  30. Franco Palacios C, Keddis MT, Qin D, Zand L, Li G, Wang X, Cartin-Ceba R, Hartman RP, Qian Q. Acute Kidney Injury in ADPKD Patients with Pneumonia. Int J Nephrol. 2011; 2011:617904. Epub 2011 Jul 25.
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  31. Qian Q, Cornell L, Chandan V, Hartman R, Caples S. Hemorrhagic colitis as a presenting feature of Wegener granulomatosis. J Gastrointestin Liver Dis. 2010 Dec; 19(4):445-7.
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  32. Qian Q, Leung N, Theis JD, Dogan A, Sethi S. Coexistence of myeloma cast nephropathy, light chain deposition disease, and nonamyloid fibrils in a patient with multiple myeloma. Am J Kidney Dis. 2010 Nov; 56(5):971-6. Epub 2010 Sep 25.
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  33. Qian Q, Nath KA, Wu Y, Daoud TM, Sethi S. Hemolysis and acute kidney failure. Am J Kidney Dis. 2010 Oct; 56(4):780-4. Epub 2010 Jun 03.
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  34. *Semret MH, Sethi S, Qian Q. Pyelonephritis in an immunocompromised host presented as a drug reaction-like syndrome. North America Journal of Medicine and Science. 2010 Jul 30; 3(3):136-9.
  35. Torres VE, Boletta A, Chapman A, Gattone V, Pei Y, Qian Q, Wallace DP, Weimbs T, Wuthrich RP. Prospects for mTOR inhibitor use in patients with polycystic kidney disease and hamartomatous diseases. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2010 Jul; 5(7):1312-29. Epub 2010 May 24.
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  36. Zand L, McKian KP, Qian Q. Gabapentin toxicity in patients with chronic kidney disease: a preventable cause of morbidity. Am J Med. 2010 Apr; 123(4):367-73.
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  37. Qian Q. Isolated polycystic liver disease. Adv Chronic Kidney Dis. 2010 Mar; 17(2):181-9.
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  38. Rosner MH, Berns JS, Parker M, Tolwani A, Bailey J, DiGiovanni S, Lederer E, Norby S, Plumb TJ, Qian Q, Yeun J, Hawley JL, Owens S, ASN In-Training Examination Committee. Development, implementation, and results of the ASN in-training examination for fellows. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2010 Feb; 5(2):328-34. Epub 2009 Dec 03.
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  39. Du H, Wang X, Wu J, Qian Q. Phenylephrine induces elevated RhoA activation and smooth muscle alpha-actin expression in Pkd2+/- vascular smooth muscle cells. Hypertens Res. 2010 Jan; 33(1):37-42. Epub 2009 Nov 06.
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  40. Mansfield AS, Qian Q. 71-year-old man with chronic kidney failure and sudden change of mental status. Mayo Clin Proc. 2009 Nov; 84(11):e5-8.
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  41. Qian Q, Saucier NA, King BF. Acute bilateral renal vein thrombosis. Am J Kidney Dis. 2009 Nov; 54(5):975-8. Epub 2009 Sep 12.
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  42. Wu J, Du H, Wang X, Mei C, Sieck GC, Qian Q. Characterization of primary cilia in human airway smooth muscle cells. Chest. 2009 Aug; 136(2):561-70. Epub 2009 Mar 24.
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  43. Kapa S, Qian Q. 84-year-old woman with hemodialysis-associated shortness of breath. Mayo Clin Proc. 2009 Feb; 84(2):187-90; quiz 187-9.
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  44. Qian Q, Du H, King BF, Kumar S, Dean PG, Cosio FG, Torres VE. Sirolimus reduces polycystic liver volume in ADPKD patients. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2008 Mar; 19(3):631-8. Epub 2008 Jan 16.
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  45. Lu CJ, Du H, Wu J, Jansen DA, Jordan KL, Xu N, Sieck GC, Qian Q. Non-random distribution and sensory functions of primary cilia in vascular smooth muscle cells. Kidney Blood Press Res. 2008; 31(3):171-84. Epub 2008 May 16.
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  46. Qian Q, Hartman RP, King BF, Torres VE. Increased occurrence of pericardial effusion in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2007 Nov; 2(6):1223-7. Epub 2007 Oct 10.
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  47. Qian Q, Younge BR, Torres VE. Retinal arterial and venous occlusions in patients with ADPKD. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2007 Jun; 22(6):1769-71. Epub 2007 Apr 01.
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  48. Qian Q, Hunter LW, Du H, Ren Q, Han Y, Sieck GC. Pkd2+/- vascular smooth muscles develop exaggerated vasocontraction in response to phenylephrine stimulation. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2007 Feb; 18(2):485-93. Epub 2007 Jan 03.
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  49. Kip SN, Hunter LW, Ren Q, Harris PC, Somlo S, Torres VE, Sieck GC, Qian Q. [Ca2+]i reduction increases cellular proliferation and apoptosis in vascular smooth muscle cells: relevance to the ADPKD phenotype. Circ Res. 2005 Apr 29; 96(8):873-80. Epub 2005 Mar 24.
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  50. Torres VE, Sweeney WE Jr, Wang X, Qian Q, Harris PC, Frost P, Avner ED. Epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibition is not protective in PCK rats. Kidney Int. 2004 Nov; 66(5):1766-73.
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  51. Davila S, Furu L, Gharavi AG, Tian X, Onoe T, Qian Q, Li AR, Cai YQ, Kamath PS, King BF, Azurmendi PJ, Tahvanainen P, Kaariainen H, Hockerstedt K, Devuyst O, Pirson Y, Martin RS, Lifton RP, Tahvanainen E, Torres VE, Somlo S. Mutations in SEC63 cause autosomal dominant polycystic liver disease. Nat Genet. 2004 Jun; 36(6):575-7.
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  52. Cai YQ, Anyatonwu G, Okuhara D, Lee KB, Yu ZH, Onoe T, Mei CL, Qian Q, Geng L, Wiztgall R, Ehrlich BE, Somlo S. Calcium dependence of polycystin-2 channel activity is modulated by phosphorylation at Ser(812). J Biol Chem. 2004 May 7; 279(19):19987-95.
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  53. Gibbs GF, Huston J, Qian Q, Kubly V, Harris PC, Brown RD, Torres VE. Follow-up of intracranial aneurysms in autosomal-dominant polycystic kidney disease. Kidney Int. 2004 May; 65(5):1621-7.
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  54. Torres VE, Wang X, Qian Q, Somlo S, Harris PC, Gattone VH 2nd. Effective treatment of an orthologous model of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. Nat Med. 2004 Apr; 10(4):363-4. Epub 2004 Feb 29.
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  55. Torres VE, Sweeney WE Jr, Wang X, Qian Q, Harris PC, Frost P, Avner ED. EGF receptor tyrosine kinase inhibition attenuates the development of PKD in Han:SPRD rats. Kidney Int. 2003 Nov; 64(5):1573-9.
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  56. Qian Q, Li M, Cai YQ, Ward CJ, Somlo S, Harris PC, Torres VE. Analysis of the polycystins in aortic vascular smooth muscle cells. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2003 Sep; 14(9):2280-7.
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  57. Qian Q, Hunter LW, Li M, Marin-Padilla M, Prakash YS, Somlo S, Harris PC, Torres VE, Sieck GC. Pkd2 haploinsufficiency alters intracellular calcium regulation in vascular smooth muscle cells. Hum Mol Genet. 2003 Aug 1; 12(15):1875-80.
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  58. Li AR, Davila S, Furu L, Qian Q, Tian X, Kamath PS, King BF, Torres VE, Somlo S. Mutations in PRKCSH cause isolated autosomal dominant polycystic liver disease. Am J Hum Genet. 2003 Mar; 72(3):691-703.
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  59. Qian Q, Li A, King BF, Kamath PS, Lager DJ, Huston J 3rd, Shub C, Davila S, Somlo S, Torres VE. Clinical profile of autosomal dominant polycystic liver disease. Hepatology. 2003 Jan; 37(1):164-71.
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  60. Qian Q, Tang YW, Kolbert CP, Torgerson CA, Hughes JG, Vetter EA, Harmsen WS, Montgomery SO, Cockerill FR 3rd, Persing DH. Direct identification of bacteria from positive blood cultures by amplification and sequencing of the 16S rRNA gene: evaluation of BACTEC 9240 instrument true-positive and false-positive results. J Clin Microbiol. 2001 Oct; 39(10):3578-82.
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  61. Qian Q, Harris PC, Torres VE. Treatment prospects for autosomal-dominant polycystic kidney disease. Kidney Int. 2001 Jun; 59(6):2005-22.
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  62. Lager DJ, Qian Q, Bengal RJ, Ishibashi M, Torres VE. The pck rat: a new model that resembles human autosomal dominant polycystic kidney and liver disease. Kidney Int. 2001 Jan; 59(1):126-36.
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  63. Fulop M, Murthy V, Michilli A, Nalamati J, Qian Q, Saitowitz A. Serum beta-hydroxybutyrate measurement in patients with uncontrolled diabetes mellitus. Arch Intern Med. 1999 Feb 22; 159(4):381-4.
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