Fred Smith Wright, MD

Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) and of Cellular And Molecular Physiology

Research Organizations

Internal Medicine: Nephrology

Cellular & Molecular Physiology

Office of Cooperative Research

Selected Publications

  • Velazquez H, Perazella MA, Wright FS, Ellison DH. Renal mechanism of trimethoprim-induced hyperkalemia. Ann Intern Med, 15119(4):296-301, 1993.
  • Morsing P, Velazquez H, Ellison D, Wright FS. Resetting of tubuloglomerular feedback by interrupting early distal flow. Acta Physiol Scand, 148(1):63-8, 1993.
  • Velazquez H, Ellison DH, Wright FS. Luminal influences on potassium secdretion: chloride, sodium, and thiazide diuretics. Am J Physiol, 262:F1076-82, 1992.
  • Okusa MD, Unwin RJ, Velazquez H, Giebisch G, Wright FS. Active potassium reabsorption by the renal distal tubule. Am J Physiol, 262:F488-93, 1992.
  • Morsing P, Velazquez H, Wright FS, Ellison DH. Adaptation of distal convoluted tubule of rats. II. Effects of chronic thiazide infusion. Am J Physiol, 261:F137-43, 1991.

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Fred Smith Wright, MD
Mailing Address
Research Office/ 151VA Connecticut Healthcare System
950 Campbell Ave

West Haven, CT 06516