Dr Ying Amanda Wang
Conjoint Senior Lecturer

Dr Ying Amanda Wang

MBBS, PhD, FRACP

medicine-health
School of Medical Sciences

Dr. Amanda Y Wang MBBS, PhD, FRACP is a Consultant Nephrologist and General Physician with particular expertise and interests in acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease, hypertension, diabetic kidney disease, glomerular disease and dialysis. As a nephrologist, she has an appointment at Concord Repatriation General Hospital, Ryde Hospital and Northern Beaches Hospital. She also practises privately at Sydney Adventist Hospital.

Dr Wang is a senior research fellow and National Heart Foundation post-doctorate research fellow at the George Institute for Global Health affiliated to the University of New South Wales, participated in a few of international randomised controlled trials and contributed to a number of publications in peer-reviewed journals. Her area of research interests is in acute kidney injury and dialysis therapy.

Dr Wang is a clinical senior lecturer at the University of New South Wales, University of Sydney and Macquarie University. She is also a visiting professor at Beijing Friendship Hospital affiliated to Capital Medical University, China and is awarded as a high-level foreign expert by China Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs. 

Publications

  • Book Chapters | 2014
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang Y; Perkovic V; Jardine M, 2014, 'kidney disease in diabetes', in Managing Cardiovascular Complications in Diabetes, John Wiley & Sons
  • Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Athavale A; Morris J; Jardine M; Gallagher M; Sen S; Ritchie A; Wang AY, 2021, 'Acute interstitial nephritis and nephrogenic diabetes insipidus following treatment with sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim and temozolomide', Nephrology, vol. 26, pp. 12 - 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.13783
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Bagshaw SM; Wald R; Adhikari NKJ; Bellomo R; da Costa BR; Dreyfuss D; Du B; Gallagher MP; Gaudry S; Hoste EA; Lamontagne F; Joannidis M; Landoni G; Liu KD; McAuley DF; McGuinness SP; Neyra JA; Nichol AD; Ostermann M; Palevsky PM; Pettilä V; Quenot JP; Qiu H; Rochwerg B; Schneider AG; Smith OM; Thomé F; Thorpe KE; Vaara S; Weir M; Wang AY; Young P; Zarbock A, 2020, 'Timing of initiation of renal-replacement therapy in acute kidney injury', New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 383, pp. 240 - 251, http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa2000741
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Hong D; Long L; Wang AY; Lei Y; Tang Y; Zhao JW; Song X; He Y; Wen E; Zheng L; Li G; Wang L, 2020, 'Kidney manifestations of mild, moderate and severe coronavirus disease 2019: A retrospective cohort study', Clinical Kidney Journal, vol. 13, pp. 340 - 346, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/CKJ/SFAA083
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Ye N; Xu Y; Bellomo R; Gallagher M; Wang AY, 2020, 'Effect of nephrology follow-up on long-term outcomes in patients with acute kidney injury: A systematic review and meta-analysis', Nephrology, vol. 25, pp. 607 - 615, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.13698
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Chen S; Ren S; Wang AY; Hieu T; Li Z; Cheng X; Liu M; Li G; Wang L; Hong D, 2020, 'Comparison of the efficacy and safety of tacrolimus monotherapy and cyclophosphamide combined with glucocorticoid in the treatment of adult primary membranous nephropathy: protocol of a multicenter, randomized, controlled, open study', TRIALS, vol. 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13063-020-4144-3
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Fan S; Zhang P; Wang AY; Wang X; Wang L; Li G; Hong D, 2019, 'Hyperuricemia and its related histopathological features on renal biopsy', BMC Nephrology, vol. 20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12882-019-1275-4
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Trongtrakul K; Sawawiboon C; Wang AY; Chitsomkasem A; Limphunudom P; Kurathong S; Prommool S; Trakarnvanich T; Srisawat N, 2019, 'Acute kidney injury in critically ill surgical patients: Epidemiology, risk factors and outcomes', NEPHROLOGY, vol. 24, pp. 39 - 46, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.13192
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Liu Y; Hong D; Wang AY; Guo R; Smyth B; Liu J; Sun G; Chen S; Tan N; Jardine M; Brieger D; Shaman A; Islam S; Chen J; Gallagher M, 2019, 'Effects of intravenous hydration on risk of contrast induced nephropathy and in-hospital mortality in STEMI patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials', BMC Cardiovascular Disorders, vol. 19, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12872-019-1054-y
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wong MG; Ninomiya T; Liyanage T; Sukkar L; Hirakawa Y; Wang Y; Wyld MLR; Morton RL; Chadban S; Howard K; Jardine MJ, 2019, 'Physical component quality of life reflects the impact of time and moderate chronic kidney disease, unlike SF-6D utility and mental component SF-36 quality of life: An AusDiab analysis', Nephrology, vol. 24, pp. 605 - 614, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.13445
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Lin J; Gallagher M; Bellomo R; Duan M; Trongtrakul K; Wang AY, 2019, 'SOFA coagulation score and changes in platelet counts in severe acute kidney injury: Analysis from the randomized evaluation of normal versus augmented level (RENAL) study', Nephrology, vol. 24, pp. 518 - 525, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.13387
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang AY; Trongtrakul K; Bellomo R; Li Q; Cass A; Gallagher M; Wang AY; Bellomo R; Li Q, 2019, 'HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors (statins) and acute kidney injury: A secondary analysis of renal study outcomes', Nephrology, vol. 24, pp. 912 - 918, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.13597
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang Y, 2019, 'STandard versus Accelerated initiation of Renal Replacement Therapy in Acute Kidney Injury: Study Protocol for a Multi-National, Multi-Center, Randomized Controlled Trial.', Canadian Journal of Kidney Health and Disease, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2054358119852937
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang W; Fan S; Li G; Wang AY; Hong D; Zhong X; Wang L, 2019, 'Interaction between PLA2R1 and HLA‐DQA1 variants contributes to the increased genetic susceptibility to membranous nephropathy in Western China', Nephrology, vol. 24, pp. 919 - 925, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.13536
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Toyama T; Van Den Broek-Best O; Ohkuma T; Handelsman D; Waite LM; Seibel MJ; Cumming R; Naganathan V; Sherrington C; Hirani V; Wang AY, 2019, 'Associations of Impaired Renal Function with Declines in Muscle Strength and Muscle Function in Older Men: Findings from the CHAMP Study', Journals of Gerontology - Series A Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, vol. 74, pp. 1812 - 1820, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/gerona/glz100
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Lu C; Shi X; Wang AY; Tao Y; Wang Z; Huang C; Qiao Y; Hu H; Liu L, 2018, 'RNA-Seq profiling of circular RNAs in human laryngeal squamous cell carcinomas', Molecular Cancer, vol. 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12943-018-0833-x
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Ren S; Wu C; Zhang Y; Wang AY; Li G; Wang L; Hong D, 2018, 'An update on clinical significance of use of THSD7A in diagnosing idiopathic membranous nephropathy: A systematic review and meta-analysis of THSD7A in IMN', Renal Failure, vol. 40, pp. 306 - 313, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0886022X.2018.1456457
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Lo C; Toyama T; Wang Y; Lin J; Hirakawa Y; Jun M; Cass A; Hawley CM; Pilmore H; Badve SV; Perkovic V; Zoungas S, 2018, 'Insulin and glucose-lowering agents for treating people with diabetes and chronic kidney disease', Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, vol. 2018, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD011798.pub2
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang Y; Gallagher M; Li Q; Lo S; Cass A; Finfer S; Myburgh J; Bouman C; Faulhaber-Walter R; Kellum JA; Palevsky PM; Ronco C; Saudan P; Tolwani A; Bellomo R, 2018, 'Renal replacement therapy intensity for acute kidney injury and recovery to dialysis independence: A systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis', Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, vol. 33, pp. 1017 - 1024, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfx308
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Peng T; Zhuo L; Wang Y; Jun M; Li G; Wang L; Hong D, 2018, 'Systematic review of sodium thiosulfate in treating calciphylaxis in chronic kidney disease patients', Nephrology, vol. 23, pp. 669 - 675, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.13081
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wu C; Wang AY; Li G; Wang L, 2018, 'Association of high body mass index with development of interstitial fibrosis in patients with IgA nephropathy', BMC NEPHROLOGY, vol. 19, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12882-018-1164-2
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Suwabe T; Barrera-Flores FJ; Rodriguez-Gutierrez R; Ubara Y; Takaichi K, 2018, 'Effect of online hemodiafiltration compared with hemodialysis on quality of life in patients with ESRD: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials', PLOS ONE, vol. 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0205037
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Chen S-Q; Liu Y; Bei WJ; Wang Y; Duan C-Y; Wu D-X; Wang K; Chen PY; Chen J-Y; Tan N; Li L-W, 2018, 'Optimal hydration volume among high-risk patients with advanced congestive heart failure undergoing coronary angiography.', Oncotarget, vol. 9, pp. 23738 - 23748, http://dx.doi.org/10.18632/oncotarget.25315
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang AY; Bellomo R, 2018, 'Renal replacement therapy in the ICU: intermittent hemodialysis, sustained low-efficiency dialysis or continuous renal replacement therapy?', CURRENT OPINION IN CRITICAL CARE, vol. 24, pp. 437 - 442, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MCC.0000000000000541
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wu C; Chen X; Wang AY; Chen J; Gao H; Li G; Wang L; Hong D, 2018, 'Peritoneal dialysis in Sichuan province of China - report from the Chinese National Renal Data System', RENAL FAILURE, vol. 40, pp. 577 - 582, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0886022X.2018.1496933
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang Y; Bellomo R, 2017, 'Cardiac surgery-associated acute kidney injury: risk factors, pathophysiology and treatment.', Nat Rev Nephrol, vol. 13, pp. 697 - 711, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrneph.2017.119
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang AY; Sherrington C; Toyama T; Gallagher MP; Cass A; Hirakawa Y; Li Q; Sukkar L; Snelling P; Jardine MJ, 2017, 'Muscle strength, mobility, quality of life and falls in patients on maintenance haemodialysis: A prospective study', Nephrology, vol. 22, pp. 220 - 227, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.12749
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Ren S; Wang Y; Xian L; Toyama T; Jardine M; Li G; Perkovic V; Hong D, 2017, 'Comparative effectiveness and tolerance of immunosuppressive treatments for idiopathic membranous nephropathy: A network meta-analysis', PLoS ONE, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0184398
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Liu Y; Duan CY; Wang K; Bei WJ; Guo XS; Li HL; Wang Y; Chen SQ; Xian Y; Chen PY; Geng QS; Tan N; Chen JY, 2017, 'Could late measurement of serum creatinine be missed for patients without early increase in serum creatinine following coronary angiography?', Medicine (United States), vol. 96, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000008460
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang Y; Ivany JN; Perkovic V; Gallagher MP; Woodward M; Jardine MJ, 2016, 'Anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents for preventing central venous haemodialysis catheter malfunction in patients with end-stage kidney disease', Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, vol. 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD009631.pub2
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Ortega-Loubon C; Fernandez-Molina M; Carrascal-Hinojal Y; Fulquet-Carreras E, 2016, 'Cardiac surgery-associated acute kidney injury', ANNALS OF CARDIAC ANAESTHESIA, vol. 19, pp. 687 - 698, http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0971-9784.191578
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Liyanage T; Ninomiya T; Wang A; Neal B; Jun M; Wong MG; Jardine M; Hillis GS; Perkovic V, 2016, 'Effects of the mediterranean diet on cardiovascular outcomes-a systematic review and meta-analysis', PLoS ONE, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0159252
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Webster A; Nistor I, 2016, 'Haemodiafiltration, haemofiltration and haemodialysis for end-stage kidney disease.', Nephrology (Carlton), vol. 21, pp. 526 - 527, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.12756
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang AY; Bellomo R; Cass A; Finfer S; Gattas D; Myburgh J; Chadban S; Hirakawa Y; Ninomiya T; Li Q; Lo S; Barzi F; Sukkar L; Jardine M; Gallagher MP, 2015, 'Health-related quality of life in survivors of acute kidney injury: The Prolonged Outcomes Study of the Randomized Evaluation of Normal versus Augmented Level Replacement Therapy study outcomes', Nephrology, vol. 20, pp. 492 - 498, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.12488
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang AY; Bellomo R; Cass A; Finfer S; Gattas D; Myburgh J; Chadban S; Hirakawa Y; Ninomiya T; Li Q; others , 2015, 'Health-related Quality of Life in Survivors of Acute Kidney Injury: the Post-RENAL Study Outcomes', Nephrology
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang AY; Bellomo R; Ninomiya T; Lo S; Cass A; Jardine M; Gallagher M, 2014, 'Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor usage and acute kidney injury: A secondary analysis of RENAL study outcomes', Nephrology, vol. 19, pp. 617 - 622, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.12284
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang AY; Ivany JN; Perkovic V; Gallagher MP; Jardine MJ, 2013, 'Anticoagulant therapies for the prevention of intravascular catheters malfunction in patients undergoing haemodialysis: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized, controlled trials', Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, vol. 28, pp. 2875 - 2888, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gft406
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Zhu B; Wang Y; Jardine M; Jun M; Lv JC; Cass A; Liyanage T; Chen HY; Wang YJ; Perkovic V, 2013, 'Tripterygium preparations for the treatment of CKD: A systematic review and meta-analysis', American Journal of Kidney Diseases, vol. 62, pp. 515 - 530, http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2013.02.374
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang AY; Ivany JN; Perkovic V; Gallagher MP; Jardine MJ, 2013, 'Erratum: Anticoagulant therapies for the prevention of intravascular catheters malfunction in patients undergoing haemodialysis: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized, controlled trials (Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation (2013) 28:11 (2875-2888) DOI: 10.1093/ndt/gft406)', Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, vol. 28, pp. 3127, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gft501
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang Y; Sebaratnam DF; Wong JCH; Cooper W; Wyburn KR; Eris JM, 2012, 'Urethral stricture caused by schistosomiasis in a renal transplant recipient', Nephrology, vol. 17, pp. 197 - 198, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1797.2011.01516.x
    Journal articles | 2011
    Dr Ying Amanda Wang
    Wang Y; Jardine MJ, 2011, 'Benefi ts of exercise training in patients receiving haemodialysis: A systematic review and meta-analysis', British Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 45, pp. 1165 - 1166, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2011-090558

Awards

  • High-level foreign expert awarded by China Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs, 2019
  • National Heart Foundation Postdoctoral fellowship, 2017
  • John Chalmers Postdoctoral fellowship, 2015
  • NHMRC Medical and Dental Postgraduate Research Scholarship, 2011

Grants

The STARRT-AKI study (STandard versus Accelerated initiation of Renal Replacement Therapy in Acute Kidney Injury) - NHMRC project grant, 2017

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