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  • Dr. Mukunda Prasad Kafle
  • Lecturer
  • Department of Nephrology and Transplantation Medicine
  • mpkafle@hotmail.com
  • Academic Achievements
    • MBBS
    • MD
    • DM
  • Memberships
    • Elected member of the executive committee of Nepal Society of Nephrology for 2017-19. Kathmandu, Nepal. (April 2017)
    • Elected member of Executive Committee in Nepal Society of Critical Care Medicine (NSCCM) for 2017-18. Kathmandu, Nepal. (Nov 2016)
    • Life member of Nepal Transplantation Society. (2017)
    • Life member of Nepal Society of Nephrology (NSN). (2016)
    • Life Member of Nepal Society of Critical Care Medicine (NSCCM). (2014)
    • Elected member of Executive Committee in Society of Internal Medicine of Nepal (SIMON) for 2011-13. Pokhara, Nepal. (Mar 2011)
    • Nominated Council member of Nepal Medical Association (NMA) for the term 2011-2013. (2011)
    • Member of the International Society of Nephrology (ISN). (2010-currrent)
    • Life member of Society of Internal Medicine of Nepal (SIMON) (2008)
    • Life Member of Nepal Medical Association (NMA). (2006)
  • Publications
    1. Nguyen A, Kafle M, Sud K, Lee V. Predictors and outcomes of patients switching from maintenance hemodialysis to peritoneal dialysis in Australia and New Zealand- Strengthening the argument for “Peritoneal Dialysis First” policy. Nephrology. doi: 10.1111/nep.13512.
    2. Kafle MP, Sigdel MR, Shrestha M, Nepali R, Chhetri S, Shah DS. Tuberculosis in living donor kidney transplant recipients. [TTS abstract P.373] Transplantation: 2018 July:102:S664. doi: 10.1097/01.tp.0000543597.47545.0a
    3. Kafle MP, Shah DS. Medical complications in living donor kidney transplant recipients in the developing world. [TTS abstract P.314] Transplantation: 2018 July:102:S633. doi: 10.1097/01.tp.0000543543.17401.4a
    4. Kafle MP, Sigdel MR, Shrestha M, Shah DS. Spectrum of infections in living donor kidney transplant recipients: An experience from a tertiary center in Nepal. Transplantation Proceedings 2018 Oct;50(8):2493-2495. doi: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2018.05.011.
    5. Shrestha M, Singh D, Sigdel MR, Kafle MP. Study of abnormalities in protocol graft kidney biopsy done at six months post transplantation in a tertiary care center hospital of Nepal. Transplantation Proceedings (2018), doi: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2018.03.042.
    6. Sigdel MR, Kafle MP, Shah DS. Outcome of low dose cyclophosphamide for induction phase treatment of lupus nephritis, a single center study. BMC Nephrology. 2016;17:145. doi:10.1186/s12882-016-0361-0
    7. Kafle MP, Lee VW. Systemic lupus erythematosus in Nepal: A review. Lupus. 2016 Aug; 25(9): 1054-61. doi: 10.1177/0961203316637430. Epub 2016 Mar 7.
    8. Kafle MP. Unit-6: Renal disorders. In: Sayami A, Shrestha H, Devkota S, editors. Cardiology and critical care. Kathmandu: National Centre for Health Professions Education; 2015. p.245-58
    9. Kafle MP, Shah DS, Shrestha S, Sigdel MR, Raut KB. Prevalence of specific types of kidney disease in patients undergoing kidney biopsy: a single centre experience. Journal of Advances in Internal Medicine 2014; 03(01): 5-10
    10. Shrestha S, Raut KB, Sigdel MR, Kafle MP, Shah DS. Renal transplant in Nepal: medical complications in first three months. Journal of Institute of Medicine 2013 Aug; 35(02): 38-44.
    11. Shah DS, Shrestha S, Kafle MP. Renal transplantation in Nepal: beginning of a new era! Nephrology (Carlton). 2013 May; 18(5): 369-75. doi: 10.1111/nep.12046.
    12. Lamsal KS, Kafle MP. Hypertension, as an iceberg disease in the high hilly areas of Nepal. Journal of Institute of Medicine 2012 Dec; 34(03): 4-7
    13. Sigdel MR, Shah D S, Kafle MP, Raut K B. Severe Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura Treated with Plasma Exchange. Kathmandu Univ Med J 2012 Jan-Mar; 10(37): 85-87. Doi: 10.3126/kumj.v10i1.6922
    14. Sigdel MR, Kafle MP, Raut KB. Distal Renal Tubular Acidosis in Adolescence with Severe Growth Retardation and Nephrocalcinosis. J Nepal Med Assoc 2012; 52(187): 135-7.
    15. Chalise PR, Sharma UT, Gyawali PR, Shrestha GN, Joshi BR, Gurung GS, Ghimire RK, Kafle MP, Sigdel MR, Shah DS, Raut KB, Sidharth. Urological complications after Kidney transplantation. Kathmandu Univ Med J 2010 Jul-Sep; 8(31): 299-304. doi:10.3126/kumj.v8i3.6216.
    16. Chalise PR, Shah DS, Sharma UK, Gyawali PR, Shrestha GK, Joshi BR, Kafle MP, Sigdel M, Raut KB, Francis DM. Renal transplantation in Nepal: The first year’s experience. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 2010; 21(3): 559-64.
  • Presentations
    1. Kafle MP. Infections in kidney transplant recipients. Paper presented at 3rd National Conference of Nepalese Society of Critical Care Medicine; Kathmandu, Nepal; 2018 Nov 16-17.
    2. Kafle MP. Donor and recipient gender related factors influencing transplant outcomes. Paper presented at 29th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Organ Transplantation; Hyderabad, India; 2018 Oct 5-7.
    3. Kafle MP, Sigdel MR, Shrestha M, Singh DS. Post transplant diabetes mellitus in living donor kidney transplant recipients in Nepal. Poster presented at: 16th Asia Pacific Congress of Nephrology & 2018 Annual Congress of Chinese Society of Nephrology (APCN&CSN 2018). 2018 Mar 27-31; Beijing, China.
    4. Nguyen A, Kafle M, Byth K, Patekar A, Sud K, Lee V. Predictors and outcomes of patients switching from hemodialysis to peritoneal dialysis in australia and new zealand – a case for PD first policy. Paper presented at: 16th Asia Pacific Congress of Nephrology & 2018 Annual Congress of Chinese Society of Nephrology (APCN&CSN 2018). 2018 Mar 27-31; Beijing, China.
    5. Shah DS, Chalise PR, Joshi BR, Sigdel MR, Kafle MP, Shrestha GK, Gyawali PR, Sharma UK, Francis DM. Our experience of starting first successful renal transplant program in Nepal and its outcome. Poster presentation at: 23rd Congress of The Transplantation Society. 2010 Aug 15-19; Vancouver, Canada.

 

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