Charmaine Lok is a Professor of Medicine at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto and Senior Scientist at the Toronto General Hospital Research Institute. She is also associated with the Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University. Dr. Lok is the Medical Director of both the Chronic Kidney Diseases and Hemodialysis Vascular Access Programs at the Toronto General Hospital.
Charmaine E Lok
Dr. Lok is a clinical trialist with a research focus on chronic kidney disease (CKD) and endstage kidney disease (ESKD) outcomes. She has a special interest in improving hemodialysis vascular access outcomes, improving neuromuscular function and mobility in CKD and reducing cardiovascular events and mortality in CKD/ESRD. She is also active in raising awareness of CKD and ESRD and its importance in population health.
International Differences in the Location and Use of Arteriovenous Accesses Created for Hemodialysis: Results From the Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (DOPPS).
Am J Kidney Dis. 2017 Nov 29;:
Hemodialysis Infection Prevention Protocols Ontario-Shower Technique (HIPPO-ST): A Pilot Randomized Trial.
Kidney Int Rep. 2017 Mar;2(2):228-238
J Vasc Access. 2017 Oct 04;:0
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Jul 20;:
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Jul 05;:
Endovascular Proximal Forearm Arteriovenous Fistula for Hemodialysis Access: Results of the Prospective, Multicenter Novel Endovascular Access Trial (NEAT).
Am J Kidney Dis. 2017 Jun 09;:
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Jun 09;:
Semin Nephrol. 2017 Mar;37(2):151-158
BMJ Open. 2017 Mar 24;7(3):e011720
Establishing patient-specific criteria for selecting the optimal upper extremity vascular access procedure.
J Vasc Surg. 2017 Feb 17;:
Senior Scientist, Toronto General Hospital Research Institute (TGHRI)
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
Faculty, Institute of Health Policy, Management & Evaluation, University of Toronto
Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University