Philosophy of Care
4860 Y St., Suite 0200
Sacramento, CA 95817
B.S., University of Portland, Portland, Oregon, 1965
University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, 1973-74
American Board of Internal Medicine, Nephrology, 1974
American Association of Kidney Patients
American Society for Artificial Internal Organs
American Society of Nephrology
California Dialysis Council
FDA Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs Advisory Committee
International Society for Hemodialysis
International Society of Nephrology
Kidney Foundation of Northern California
Medical Directors' Advisory Council, Dialysis Clinic Incorporated
Scientific Committee, International Quotidian Hemodialysis Registry
Select Recent Publications:
Depner T: Approach to hemodialysis kinetic modeling, in Principles and Practice of Dialysis, Henrich WL, ed., Lippincott, Williams Wilkins, Baltimore, 2008 p. 79-98.
Depner T: What are the potential solutions for the problems with current methods for quantifying hemodialysis? The effective delivered dose. Semin Dial 21(5):405-7. 2008
Depner, TA: Artificial hemodialysis versus natural hemofiltration. Editorial, Am J Kidney Dis 52(3):403-6. 2008
Kanagasundaram NS, Green T, Larive AB, Daugirdas JT, Depner TA, Paganini EP, and the PICARD Study Group: Dosing intermittent haemodialysis in the intensive care unit patient with acute renal failure-estimation of urea removal and evidence for the regional blood flow model. Nephrol Dial Transplant 2008 237:2286-98.
Yeun JY, Depner TA: Hemodialysis Adequacy, in Therapy in Nephrology and Hypertension, Wilcox CS, Berl T, Himmelfarb J, Mitch WE, Murphy B, Salant DJ, Yu ASL, eds Saunders/Elsevier, Philadelphia, 2008 Chapter 79, pp 875-893.
Daugirdas JT, Depner TA, Green T, Kuhlmann MK, Levin NW, Chertow GM, Rocco MV: Surface-area-normalized Kt/V: a method of rescaling dialysis dose to body surface area-implications for different-size patients by gender. Semin Dial 2008 215:405-7.
Daugirdas JT, Levin NW, Kotanko P, Depner TA, Kuhlmann Mk, Chertow GM, Rocco MV: Comparison of proposed alternative methods for rescaling dialysis dose: resting energy expenditure, high metabolic rate organ mass, liver size, and body surface area. Semin Dial 2008 215:377-84.
Depner T, Himmelfarb J: uremic Retention Solutes: The Free and the Bound. Editorial, J Am Soc Nephrol 18 2007 March:675-76.