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Otago Medical School staff profiles

Professor Suetonia Palmer

PositionProfessor
DepartmentDepartment of Medicine (Christchurch)
QualificationsMB ChB(Otago) PhD(Otago) FRACP
Research summaryKidney injury and disease

Research

Suetonia joined the Christchurch Kidney Research Group in early 2010.

She is a kidney specialist who is interested in clinical studies to understand acute kidney injury, kidney failure in people with heart disease, and new ways of measuring kidney function.

She also enjoys meta-analysis to study the evidence-base of treatments for people with kidney disease.

Publications

Pontone, G., Guaricci, A. I., Palmer, S. C., Andreini, D., Verdecchia, M., Fusini, L., … Strippoli, G. F. (2019). Diagnostic performance of non-invasive imaging for stable coronary artery disease: A meta-analysis. International Journal of Cardiology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2019.10.046

Walker, R. C., Tong, A., Howard, K., & Palmer, S. C. (2019). Patient expectations and experiences of remote monitoring for chronic diseases: Systematic review and thematic synthesis of qualitative studies. International Journal of Medical Informatics, 124, 78-85. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2019.01.013

Saglimbene, V. M., Wong, G., Ruospo, M., Palmer, S. C., Campbell, K., Larsen, V. G., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2019). Dietary n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid intake and all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in adults on hemodialysis: The DIET-HD multinational cohort study. Clinical Nutrition, 38(1), 429-437. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2017.11.020

Saglimbene, V. M., Wong, G., Teixeira-Pinto, A., Ruospo, M., Garcia-Larsen, V., Palmer, S. C., … on behalf of DIET-HD investigators and dieticians. (2019). Dietary patterns and mortality in a multinational cohort of adults receiving hemodialysis. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2019.05.028

Chan, S., Pascoe, E. M., Clayton, P. A., McDonald, S. P., Lim, W. H., Sypek, M. P., Palmer, S. C., … Johnson, D. W. (2019). Infection-related mortality in recipients of a kidney transplant in Australia and New Zealand: Infection-related mortality in kidney transplant recipients. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 03200319. Advance online publication. doi: 10.2215/cjn.03200319

Journal - Research Article

Pontone, G., Guaricci, A. I., Palmer, S. C., Andreini, D., Verdecchia, M., Fusini, L., … Strippoli, G. F. (2019). Diagnostic performance of non-invasive imaging for stable coronary artery disease: A meta-analysis. International Journal of Cardiology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2019.10.046

Chan, S., Pascoe, E. M., Clayton, P. A., McDonald, S. P., Lim, W. H., Sypek, M. P., Palmer, S. C., … Johnson, D. W. (2019). Infection-related mortality in recipients of a kidney transplant in Australia and New Zealand: Infection-related mortality in kidney transplant recipients. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 03200319. Advance online publication. doi: 10.2215/cjn.03200319

Saglimbene, V. M., Wong, G., Teixeira-Pinto, A., Ruospo, M., Garcia-Larsen, V., Palmer, S. C., … on behalf of DIET-HD investigators and dieticians. (2019). Dietary patterns and mortality in a multinational cohort of adults receiving hemodialysis. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2019.05.028

Saglimbene, V. M., Wong, G., Ruospo, M., Palmer, S. C., Campbell, K., Larsen, V. G., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2019). Dietary n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid intake and all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in adults on hemodialysis: The DIET-HD multinational cohort study. Clinical Nutrition, 38(1), 429-437. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2017.11.020

Walker, R. C., Tong, A., Howard, K., & Palmer, S. C. (2019). Patient expectations and experiences of remote monitoring for chronic diseases: Systematic review and thematic synthesis of qualitative studies. International Journal of Medical Informatics, 124, 78-85. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2019.01.013

Iannone, A., Ruospo, M., Palmer, S. C., Principi, M., Barone, M., Di Leo, A., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2019). Systematic review with network meta-analysis: Endoscopic techniques for dysplasia surveillance in inflammatory bowel disease. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 50(8), 858-871. doi: 10.1111/apt.15493

Saglimbene, V. M., Wong, G., Ruospo, M., Palmer, S. C., Garcia-Larsen, V., Natale, P., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2019). Fruit and vegetable intake and mortality in adults undergoing maintenance hemodialysis. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 14(2), 250-260. doi: 10.2215/cjn.08580718

Bach, K. E., Kelly, J. T., Palmer, S. C., Khalesi, S., Strippoli, G. F. M., & Campbell, K. L. (2019). Healthy dietary patterns and incidence of CKD: A meta-analysis of cohort studies. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 14(10), 1441-1449. doi: 10.2215/cjn.00530119

Saglimbene, V. M., Wong, G., van Zwieten, A., Palmer, S. C., Ruospo, M., Natale, P., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2019). Effects of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid intake in patients with chronic kidney disease: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Clinical Nutrition. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2019.02.041

Walker, R. C., Tipene-Leach, D., Graham, A., & Palmer, S. C. (2019). Patients' experiences of community house hemodialysis: A qualitative study. Kidney Medicine. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.xkme.2019.07.010

Palmer, S. C., Gray, H., Huria, T., Lacey, C., Beckert, L., & Pitama, S. G. (2019). Reported Māori consumer experiences of health systems and programs in qualitative research: A systematic review with meta-synthesis. International Journal for Equity in Health, 18, 163. doi: 10.1186/s12939-019-1057-4

Ha, J. T., Neuen, B. L., Cheng, L. P., Jun, M., Toyama, T., Gallagher, M. P., … Palmer, S. C., … Badve, S. V. (2019). Benefits and harms of oral anticoagulant therapy in chronic kidney disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Annals of Internal Medicine. Advance online publication. doi: 10.7326/m19-0087

van Zwieten, A., Wong, G., Ruospo, M., Palmer, S. C., Teixeira-Pinto, A., Barulli, M. R., … on behalf of the COGNITIVE-HD Study Investigators. (2019). Associations of cognitive function and education level with all-cause mortality in adults on hemodialysis: Findings from the COGNITIVE-HD Study. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2019.03.424

Ruospo, M., Palmer, S. C., Graziano, G., Natale, P., Saglimbene, V., Petruzzi, M., … on behalf of the ORAL-D Investigators. (2019). Oral mucosal lesions and risk of all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in people treated with long-term haemodialysis: The ORAL-D multinational cohort study. PLoS ONE, 14(6), e0218684. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0218684

Palmer, S. C., Chung, E. Y. M., McGregor, D. O., Bachmann, F., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2019). Interventions for preventing bone disease in kidney transplant recipients (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 10, CD005015. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD005015.pub4

Walker, R. C., Naicker, D., Kara, T., & Palmer, S. C. (2019). Parents' perspectives and experiences of kidney transplantation in children: A qualitative interview study. Journal of Renal Care. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/jorc.12292

Chung, E. Y. M., Palmer, S. C., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2019). Interventions to prevent nonmelanoma skin cancers in recipients of a solid organ transplant: Systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Transplantation, 103(6), 1206-1215. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000002641

Kelly, J. T., Warner, M. M., Conley, M., Reidlinger, D. P., Hoffmann, T., Craig, J., … Palmer, S., & Campbell, K. L. (2019). Feasibility and acceptability of telehealth coaching to promote healthy eating in chronic kidney disease: A mixed-methods process evaluation. BMJ Open, 9(1), e024551. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-024551

Pitama, S., Beckert, L., Huria, T., Palmer, S., Melbourne-Wilcox, M., Patu, M., Lacey, C., & Wilkinson, T. J. (2019). The role of social accountable medical education in addressing health inequity in Aotearoa New Zealand. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/03036758.2019.1659379

Walker, R. C., Morton, R. L., Palmer, S. C., Marshall, M. R., Tong, A., & Howard, K. (2018). A discrete choice study of patient preferences for dialysis modalities. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 13(1), 100-108. doi: 10.2215/cjn.06830617

Iannone, A., Giorgio, F., Russo, F., Riezzo, G., Girardi, B., Pricci, M., Palmer, S. C., … Ierardi, E. (2018). New fecal test for non-invasive Helicobacter pylori detection: A diagnostic accuracy study. World Journal of Gastroenterology, 24(27), 3021-3029. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i27.3021

Cho, Y., Boudville, N., Palmer, S. C., Chow, J. S. F., Hawley, C. M., Jose, M. D., … Johnson, D. W. (2018). Practice of peritoneal dialysis catheter flushing in Australia and New Zealand: Multi-center cross-sectional survey. Peritoneal Dialysis International, 38(2), 98-103. doi: 10.3747/pdi.2017.00108

Billy, C. A., Lim, R. T., Ruospo, M., Palmer, S. C., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2018). Corticosteroid or nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs for the treatment of acute gout: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Journal of Rheumatology, 45(1), 128-136. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.170137

van Zwieten, A., Wong, G., Ruospo, M., Palmer, S. C., Barulli, M. R., Iurillo, A., … on behalf of the COGNITIVE-HD study investigators. (2018). Prevalence and patterns of cognitive impairment in adult hemodialysis patients: The COGNITIVE-HD study. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 33, 1197-1206. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfx314

Huria, T., Palmer, S., Beckert, L., Williman, J., & Pitama, S. (2018). Inequity in dialysis related practices and outcomes in Aotearoa/New Zealand: A Kaupapa Māori analysis. International Journal for Equity in Health, 17, 27. doi: 10.1186/s12939-018-0737-9

Palmer, S. C., Ruospo, M., Teixeira-Pinto, A., Craig, J. C., Macaskill, P., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2018). The validity of drug effects on proteinuria, albuminuria, serum creatinine, and estimated GFR as surrogate end points for ESKD: A systematic review. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2018.06.011

Saglimbene, V., Palmer, S. C., Ruospo, M., Natale, P., Maione, A., Nicolucci, A., … on behalf of the Long-Term Impact of RAS Inhibition on Cardiorenal Outcomes (LIRICO) Investigators. (2018). The long-term impact of Renin-Angiotensin System (RAS) Inhibition on Cardiorenal Outcomes (LIRICO): A randomized, controlled trial. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1681/asn.2018040443

Viecelli, A. K., Irish, A. B., Polkinghorne, K. R., Hawley, C. M., Johnson, D. W., Mori, T. A., … Palmer, S. C. (2018). Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation to prevent arteriovenous fistula and graft failure: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 72(1), 50-61. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2017.11.017

Walker, R. C., Naicker, D., Kara, T., & Palmer, S. C. (2018). Children's experiences and expectations of kidney transplantation: A qualitative interview study. Nephrology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/nep.13405

Yeo, E., Palmer, S. C., Chapman, P. T., Frampton, C., & Stamp, L. K. (2018). Serum urate levels and therapy in adults treated with long-term dialysis: A retrospective cross-sectional study. Internal Medicine Journal. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/imj.14163

Ruospo, M., Palmer, S. C., Natale, P., Craig, J. C., Vecchio, M., Elder, G. J., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2018). Phosphate binders for preventing and treating chronic kidney disease-mineral and bone disorder (CKD-MBD) (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 8, CD006023. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD006023.pub3

Saglimbene, V. M., Wong, G., Craig, J. C., Ruospo, M., Palmer, S. C., Campbell, K., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2018). The Association of Mediterranean and DASH Diets with mortality in adults on hemodialysis: The DIET-HD Multinational Cohort Study. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1681/asn.2018010008

Sharma, A., Lewis, J. R., Lim, W. H., Palmer, S., Strippoli, G., Chapman, J. R., … Wong, G. (2018). Renal transplant outcomes and de novo donor-specific anti-human leukocyte antigen antibodies: A systematic review. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfy077

Tunnicliffe, D. J., Palmer, S. C., Henderson, L., Masson, P., Craig, J. C., Tong, A., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2018). Immunosuppressive treatment for proliferative lupus nephritis (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2018(6), CD002922. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD002922.pub4

Ruospo, M., Palmer, S. C., Wong, G., Craig, J. C., Petruzzi, M., De Benedittis, M., … on behalf of the ORALD Invesigators. (2017). Periodontitis and early mortality among adults treated with hemodialysis: A multinational propensity-matched cohort study. BMC Nephrology, 18(1), 166. doi: 10.1186/s12882-017-0574-x

Navarese, E. P., Gurbel, P. A., Andreotti, F., Kołodziejczak, M. M., Palmer, S. C., Dias, S., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2017). Prevention of contrast-induced acute kidney injury in patients undergoing cardiovascular procedures-a systematic review and network meta-analysis. PLoS ONE, 12(2), e0168726. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0168726

Puckett, J. R., Pickering, J. W., Palmer, S. C., McCall, J. L., Kluger, M. T., De Zoysa, J., Endre, Z. H., & Soop, M. (2017). Low versus standard urine output targets in patients undergoing major abdominal surgery: A randomized noninferiority trial. Annals of Surgery, 265(5), 874-881. doi: 10.1097/sla.0000000000002044

Palmer, S. C., Maggo, J. K., Campbell, K. L., Craig, J. C., Johnson, D. W., Sutanto, B., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2017). Dietary interventions for adults with chronic kidney disease (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 4, CD011998. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD011998.pub2

Walker, R. C., Walker, S., Morton, R. L., Tong, A., Howard, K., & Palmer, S. C. (2017). Māori patients' experiences and perspectives of chronic kidney disease: A New Zealand qualitative interview study. BMJ Open, 7(1), e013829. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013829

Saglimbene, V., Palmer, S., Scardapane, M., Craig, J. C., Ruospo, M., Natale, P., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2017). Depression and all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in patients on haemodialysis: A multinational cohort study. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 32(2), 377-384. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfw016

Saglimbene, V., Palmer, S. C., Craig, J. C., Ruospo, M., Nicolucci, A., Tonelli, M., … for the CE-DOSE Study Investigators. (2017). Low versus high dose erythropoiesis-stimulating agents in hemodialysis patients with anemia: A randomized clinical trial. PLoS ONE, 12(3), e0172735. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0172735

Palmer, S. C., Tunnicliffe, D. J., Singh-Grewal, D., Mavridis, D., Tonelli, M., Johnson, D. W., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2017). Induction and maintenance immunosuppression treatment of proliferative lupus nephritis: A network meta-analysis of randomized trials. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 70(3), 324-336. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2016.12.008

Ruospo, M., Saglimbene, V. M., Palmer, S. C., De Cosmo, S., Pacilli, A., Lamacchia, O., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2017). Glucose targets for preventing diabetic kidney disease and its progression (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 6, CD010137. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD010137.pub2

Pitama, S. G., Bennett, S. T., Waitoki, W., Haitana, T. N., Valentine, H., Pahina, J., … Beckert, L., Palmer, S. C., Huria, T. M., Lacey, C. J., & McLachlan, A. (2017). A proposed hauora Māori clinical guide for psychologists: Using the Hui Process and Meihana Model in clinical assessment and formulation. New Zealand Journal of Psychology, 46(3), 7-19.

Huria, T., Palmer, S., Beckert, L., Lacey, C., & Pitama, S. (2017). Indigenous health: Designing a clinical orientation program valued by learners. BMC Medical Education, 17, 180. doi: 10.1186/s12909-017-1019-8

Saglimbene, V., Natale, P., Palmer, S., Scardapane, M., Craig, J. C., Ruospo, M., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2017). The prevalence and correlates of low sexual functioning in women on hemodialysis: A multinational, cross-sectional study. PLoS ONE, 12(6), e0179511. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0179511

Hill, P., Cross, N. B., Barnett, A. N. R., Palmer, S. C., & Webster, A. C. (2017). Polyclonal and monoclonal antibodies for induction therapy in kidney transplant recipients (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 1, CD004759. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD004759.pub2

Kelly, J. T., Palmer, S. C., Wai, S. N., Ruospo, M., Carrero, J.-J., Campbell, K. L., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2017). Healthy dietary patterns and risk of mortality and ESRD in CKD: A meta-analysis of cohort studies. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 12(2), 272-279. doi: 10.2215/cjn.06190616

Walker, R. C., Howard, K., Tong, A., Palmer, S. C., Marshall, M. R., & Morton, R. L. (2016). The economic considerations of patients and caregivers in choice of dialysis modality. Hemodialysis International, 20(4), 634-642. doi: 10.1111/hdi.12424

Palmer, S. C., Mavridis, D., Nicolucci, A., Johnson, D. W., Tonelli, M., Craig, J. C., Maggo, J., Gray, V., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2016). Comparison of clinical outcomes and adverse events associated with glucose-lowering drugs in patients with type 2 diabetes: A meta-analysis. JAMA, 316(3), 313-324. doi: 10.1001/jama.2016.9400

Badve, S. V., Palmer, S. C., Hawley, C. M., Pascoe, E. M., Strippoli, G. F. M., & Johnson, D. W. (2016). Glomerular filtration rate decline as a surrogate end point in kidney disease progression trials. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 31(9), 1425-1436. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfv269

Walker, R. C., Howard, K., Morton, R. L., Palmer, S. C., Marshall, M. R., & Tong, A. (2016). Patient and caregiver values, beliefs and experiences when considering home dialysis as a treatment option: A semi-structured interview study. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 31(1), 133-141. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfv330

Ravani, P., Quinn, R. R., Oliver, M. J., Karsanji, D. J., James, M. T., MacRae, J. M., Palmer, S. C., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2016). Preemptive correction of arteriovenous access stenosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 67(3), 46-460. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2015.11.013

Palmer, S. C., Ruospo, M., Wong, G., Craig, J. C., Petruzzi, M., De Benedittis, M., … on behalf of the ORALD Invesigators. (2016). Patterns of oral disease in adults with chronic kidney disease treated with hemodialysis. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 31(10), 1647-1653. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfv413

Tong, A., Palmer, S., Craig, J. C., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2016). A guide to reading and using systematic reviews of qualitative research. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 31(6), 897-903. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfu354

Badve, S. V., Palmer, S. C., Strippoli, G. F. M., Roberts, M. A., Teixeira-Pinto, A., Boudville, N., … Whalley, G. A., … Johnson, D. W. (2016). The validity of left ventricular mass as a surrogate end point for all-cause and cardiovascular mortality outcomes in people with CKD: A systematic review and meta-analysis. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 68(4), 554-563. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2016.03.418

Stamp, L. K., Chapman, P. T., & Palmer, S. C. (2016). Allopurinol and kidney function: An update. Joint Bone Spine, 83, 19-24. doi: 10.1016/j.jbspin.2015.03.013

Palmer, S. C., Natale, P., Ruospo, M., Saglimbene, V. M., Rabindranath, K. S., Craig, J. C., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2016). Antidepressants for treating depression in adults with end-stage kidney disease treated with dialysis (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 5, CD004541. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD004541.pub3

O'Lone, E., Connors, M., Masson, P., Wu, S., Kelly, P. J., Gillespie, D., … Palmer, S. C., … Webster, A. C. (2016). Cognition in people with end-stage kidney disease treated with hemodialysis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 67(6), 925-935. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2015.12.028

Palmer, S. C., Gardner, S., Tonelli, M., Mavridis, D., Johnson, D. W., Craig, J. C., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2016). Phosphate-binding agents in adults with CKD: A network meta-analysis of randomized trials. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 68(5), 691-702. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2016.05.015

Lo, P., Sharma, A., Craig, J. C., Wyburn, K., Lim, W., Chapman, J. R., Palmer, S. C., … Wong, G. (2016). Preconditioning therapy in ABO-incompatible living kidney transplantation: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Transplantation, 100(4), 933-942. doi: 10.1097/tp.0000000000000933

Pickering, J. W., James, M. T., & Palmer, S. C. (2015). Acute kidney injury and prognosis after cardiopulmonary bypass: A meta-analysis of cohort studies. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 65(2), 283-293. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2014.09.008

Tong, A., Rangan, G. K., Ruospo, M., Saglimbene, V., Strippoli, G. F. M., Palmer, S. C., … Craig, J. C. (2015). A painful inheritance—patient perspectives on living with polycystic kidney disease: Thematic synthesis of qualitative research. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 30, 790-800. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfv010

Badve, S. V., Palmer, S. C., Johnson, D. W., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2015). A nephrology guide to reading and using systematic reviews of randomized trials. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 30, 878-884. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfu222

Palmer, S. C., Hanson, C. S., Craig, J. C., Strippoli, G. F. M., Ruospo, M., Campbell, K., … Tong, A. (2015). Dietary and fluid restrictions in CKD: A thematic synthesis of patient views from qualitative studies. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 65(4), 559-573. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2014.09.012

Palmer, S. C., Mavridis, D., Navarese, E., Craig, J. C., Tonelli, M., Salanti, G., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2015). Comparative efficacy and safety of blood pressure-lowering agents in adults with diabetes and kidney disease: A network meta-analysis. Lancet, 385(9982), 2047-2056. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)62459-4

Palmer, S. C., Teixeira-Pinto, A., Saglimbene, V., Craig, J. C., Macaskill, P., Tonelli, M., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2015). Association of drug effects on serum parathyroid hormone, phosphorus, and calcium levels with mortality in CKD: A meta-analysis. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 66(6), 962-971. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2015.03.036

Palmer, S. C., Ruospo, M., Campbell, K. L., Larsen, V. G., Saglimbene, V., Natale, P., … on behalf of DIET-HD Study investigators. (2015). Nutrition and dietary intake and their association with mortality and hospitalisation in adults with chronic kidney disease treated with haemodialysis: Protocol for DIET-HD, a prospective multinational cohort study. BMJ Open, 5(3), e006897. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006897

Palmer, S. C., Ruospo, M., Barulli, M. R., Iurillo, A., Saglimbene, V., Natale, P., … on behalf of the COGNITIVE-HD Study investigators. (2015). COGNITIVE-HD study: Protocol of an observational study of neurocognitive functioning and association with clinical outcomes in adults with end-stage kidney disease treated with haemodialysis. BMJ Open, 5(12), e009328. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-009328

Palmer, S. C., Ruospo, M., Wong, G., Craig, J. C., Petruzzi, M., De Benedittis, M., … on behalf of the ORAL-D Study Investigators. (2015). Dental health and mortality in people with end-stage kidney disease treated with hemodialysis: A multinational cohort study. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 66(4), 666-676. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2015.04.051

Walker, R. C., Hanson, C. S., Palmer, S. C., Howard, K., Morton, R. L., Marshall, M. R., & Tong, A. (2015). Patient and caregiver perspectives on home hemodialysis: A systematic review. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 65(3), 451-463. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2014.10.020

Kaminski, M. R., Raspovic, A., McMahon, L. P., Strippoli, G. F. M., Palmer, S. C., Ruospo, M., … Landorf, K. B. (2015). Risk factors for foot ulceration and lower extremity amputation in adults with end-stage renal disease on dialysis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 30, 1747-1766. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfv114

Bose, B., Badve, S. V., Hiremath, S. S., Boudville, N., Brown, F. G., Cass, A., … Palmer, S. C., … Walker, R. J., … Johnson, D. W. (2014). Effects of uric acid-lowering therapy on renal outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 29(2), 406-413. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gft378

Palmer, S. C., Navaneethan, S. D., Craig, J. C., Johnson, D. W., Perkovic, V., Hegbrant, J., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2014). HMG CoA reductase inhibitors (statins) for people with chronic kidney disease not requiring dialysis (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 5, CD007784. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD007784.pub2

Palmer, S. C., Navaneethan, S. D., Craig, J. C., Perkovic, V., Johnson, D. W., Nigwekar, S. U., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2014). HMG CoA reductase inhibitors (statins) for kidney transplant recipients (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 1, CD005019. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD005019.pub4

Bolignano, D., Palmer, S. C., Navaneethan, S. D., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2014). Aldosterone antagonists for preventing the progression of chronic kidney disease (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 4, CD007004. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD007004.pub3

Palmer, S. C., Saglimbene, V., Craig, J. C., Navaneethan, S. D., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2014). Darbepoetin for the anaemia of chronic kidney disease (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 3, CD009297. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD009297.pub2

Ruospo, M., Palmer, S. C., Craig, J. C., Gentile, G., Johnson, D. W., Ford, P. J., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2014). Prevalence and severity of oral disease in adults with chronic kidney disease: A systematic review of observational studies. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 29(2), 364-375. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gft401

Palmer, S. C., Saglimbene, V., Mavridis, D., Salanti, G., Craig, J. C., Tonelli, M., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2014). Erythropoiesis-stimulating agents for anaemia in adults with chronic kidney disease: A network meta-analysis (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 12, CD010590. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD010590.pub2

Kabani, R., Quinn, R. R., Palmer, S., Lewin, A. M., Yilmaz, S., Tibbles, L. A., … Alberta Kidney Disease Network. (2014). Risk of death following kidney allograft failure: A systematic review and meta-analysis of cohort studies. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 29, 1778-1786. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfu205

Ballinger, A. E., Palmer, S. C., Nistor, I., Craig, J. C., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2014). Calcimimetics for secondary hyperparathyroidism in chronic kidney disease patients (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 12, CD006254. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD006254.pub2

Mahagamasekera, P. G., Ruygrok, P. N., Palmer, S. C., Richards, A. M., Ansell, G. S., Nicholls, M. G., Pemberton, C. J., Lewis, L. K., & Yandle, T. G. (2014). B-type natriuretic peptide forms within the heart, coronary sinus, and peripheral circulation in humans: Evidence for degradation before secretion. Clinical Chemistry, 60(3), 549-558. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2013.210435

Nistor, I., Palmer, S. C., Craig, J., Saglimbene, V., Vecchio, M., Covich, A., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2014). Convective versus diffusive dialysis therapies for chronic kidney failure: An updated systematic review of randomized controlled trials. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 63(6), 654-967. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2013.12.004

Palmer, S. C., Wong, G., Iff, S., Yang, J., Jayaswal, V., Craig, J. C., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2014). Fluid intake and all-cause mortality, cardiovascular mortality, and kidney function: A population-based longitudinal cohort study. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 29(7), 1377-1384. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gft507

Palmer, B. R., Slow, S., Ellis, K. L., Pilbrow, A. P., Skelton, L., Frampton, C. M., Palmer, S. C., Troughton, R. W., Yandle, T. G., … Whalley, G. A., … Lever, M., George, P. M., Chambers, S. T., … Richards, A. M., & Cameron, V. A. (2014). Genetic polymorphism rs6922269 in the MTHFD1L gene is associated with survival and baseline active vitamin B12 levels in post-acute coronary syndromes patients. PLoS ONE, 9(3), e89029. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0089029

Casey, J. R., Hanson, C. S., Winkelmayer, W. C., Craig, J. C., Palmer, S., Strippoli, G. F. M., & Tong, A. (2014). Patients’ perspectives on hemodialysis vascular access: A systematic review of qualitative studies. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 64(6), 937-953. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2014.06.024

Ballinger, A. E., Palmer, S. C., Wiggins, K. J., Craig, J. C., Johnson, D. W., Cross, N. B., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2014). Treatment for peritoneal dialysis-associated peritonitis (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 4, CD005284. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD005284.pub3

Palmer, S. C., De Berardis, G., Craig, J. C., Tong, A., Tonelli, M., Pellegrini, F., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2014). Patient satisfaction with in-centre haemodialysis care: An international survey. BMJ Open, 4(5), e005020. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-005020

Strippoli, G. F. M., Palmer, S. C., Ruospo, M., Natale, P., Saglimbene, V., Craig, J. C., … on behalf of the ORAL-D Investigators. (2013). Oral disease in adults treated with hemodialysis: Prevalence, predictors, and association with mortality and adverse cardiovascular events: The rationale and design of the ORAL Diseases in hemodialysis (ORAL-D) study, a prospective, multinational, longitudinal, observational, cohort study. BMC Nephrology, 14. doi: 10.1186/1471-2369-14-90

Palmer, S. C., Navaneethan, S. D., Craig, J. C., Johnson, D. W., Perkovic, V., Nigwekar, S. U., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2013). HMG CoA reductase inhibitors (statins) for dialysis patients (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 9, CD004289. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD004289.pub5

Palmer, S. C., Di Micco, L., Razavian, M., Craig, J. C., Ravani, P., Perkovic, V., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2013). Antiplatelet therapy to prevent hemodialysis vascular access failure: Systematic review and meta-analysis. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 61(1), 112-122. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2012.08.031

Palmer, S. C., Di Micco, L., Razavian, M., Craig, J. C., Perkovic, V., Pellegrini, F., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2013). Antiplatelet agents for chronic kidney disease (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2, CD008834. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD008834.pub2

Palmer, S. C., Vecchio, M., Craig, J. C., Tonelli, M., Johnson, D. W., Nicolucci, A., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2013). Association between depression and death in people With CKD: A meta-analysis of cohort studies. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 62(3), 493-505. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2013.02.369

Greenslade, J. H., Cullen, L., Kalinowski, L., Parsonage, W., Palmer, S., Aldous, S., Richards, M., … Troughton, R., Pemberton, C., & Than, M. (2013). Examining renal impairment as a risk factor for acute coronary syndrome: A prospective observational study. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 62(1), 38-46. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2013.01.011

Lewis, L. K., Raudsepp, S. D., Yandle, T. G., Frampton, C. M., Palmer, S. C., Troughton, R. W., & Richards, A. M. (2013). Comparison of immunoassays for NTproBNP conducted on three analysis systems: Milliplex, Elecsys and RIA. Clinical Biochemistry, 46(4-5), 388-390. doi: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2012.11.022

Ravani, P., Palmer, S. C., Oliver, M. J., Quinn, R. R., MacRae, J. M., Tai, D. J., … James, M. T. (2013). Associations between hemodialysis access type and clinical outcomes: A systematic review. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 24(3), 465-473. doi: 10.1681/asn.2012070643

Palmer, S., Vecchio, M., Craig, J. C., Tonelli, M., Johnson, D. W., Nicolucci, A., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2013). Prevalence of depression in chronic kidney disease: Systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies. Kidney International, 84, 179-191. doi: 10.1038/ki.2013.77

Ralib, A. M., Pickering, J. W., Major, T., Palmer, S. C., Shaw, G. M., Goodkin, D. A., & Endre, Z. H. (2013). High-dose intravenous epoetin does not increase blood pressure in critically ill patients with acute kidney injury. Clinical Nephrology, 79(5), 370-379. doi: 10.5414/cn107673

Palmer, S., Wong, G., Craig, J. C., & Strippoli, G. F. M. (2013). Fluid intake, mortality and kidney function: A cohort study. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 28(Suppl. 1), 259. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gft121

Tong, A., Palmer, S., Manns, B., Craig, J. C., Ruospo, M., Gargano, L., … Strippoli, G. F. M. (2013). The beliefs and expectations of patients and caregivers about home haemodialysis: An interview study. BMJ Open, 3, e002148. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2012-002148

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