Camille A Jones

Summary

Affiliation: Georgia Medical Care Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease
    William McClellan
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30340, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 20:1501-10. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Medicare patients with cardiovascular disease have a high prevalence of chronic kidney disease and a high rate of progression to end-stage renal disease
    William M McClellan
    Georgia Medical Care Foundation, Atlanta, Georgia 30346, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:1912-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Screening for chronic kidney disease: unresolved issues
    William M McClellan
    Georgia Medical Care Foundation, Atlanta, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:S81-7. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and renal dysfunction: NHANES III
    Camille A Jones
    Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:S71-5. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for progressive chronic kidney disease
    William M McClellan
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:S65-70. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint CKD risk factors reported by primary care physicians: do guidelines make a difference?
    Janice P Lea
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:72-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Anemia and cardiovascular and kidney disease
    Claudine Jurkovitz
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Division of Nephrology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 15:117-22. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Renal insufficiency and anemia are independent risk factors for death among patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Robert D Langston
    Georgia Medical Care Foundation, Atlanta, Georgia 30346, USA
    Kidney Int 64:1398-405. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Cystatin C and creatinine in an HIV cohort: the nutrition for healthy living study
    Clara Y Jones
    Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:914-24. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Microalbuminuria in the US population: third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Camille A Jones
    Division of Genetics and Epidemiology, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 39:445-59. 2002

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Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease
    William McClellan
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30340, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 20:1501-10. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to address these questions in patients with chronic kidney disease, and investigate the relationship between anemia and glomerular filtration rate...
  2. ncbi request reprint Medicare patients with cardiovascular disease have a high prevalence of chronic kidney disease and a high rate of progression to end-stage renal disease
    William M McClellan
    Georgia Medical Care Foundation, Atlanta, Georgia 30346, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:1912-9. 2004
    ..This study suggests that opportunities may exist to improve the detection of CKD in these patients who are hospitalized with cardiovascular disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint Screening for chronic kidney disease: unresolved issues
    William M McClellan
    Georgia Medical Care Foundation, Atlanta, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:S81-7. 2003
    ..Finally, the cost-effectiveness of screening needs to be demonstrated and the effectiveness of screening as a means of achieving reductions in CKD should be proven in randomized trials...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and renal dysfunction: NHANES III
    Camille A Jones
    Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:S71-5. 2003
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  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for progressive chronic kidney disease
    William M McClellan
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:S65-70. 2003
    ..This should include active extension of our current understanding of health care, social, and economic risk factors at both the individual and the community level...
  6. ncbi request reprint CKD risk factors reported by primary care physicians: do guidelines make a difference?
    Janice P Lea
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:72-7. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Anemia and cardiovascular and kidney disease
    Claudine Jurkovitz
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Division of Nephrology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 15:117-22. 2006
    ..The joint occurrence of cardiovascular disease, kidney disease and anemia has been termed the 'cardio-renal-anemia syndrome'. This review will examine each of these relationships as they pertain to coronary heart disease...
  8. ncbi request reprint Renal insufficiency and anemia are independent risk factors for death among patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Robert D Langston
    Georgia Medical Care Foundation, Atlanta, Georgia 30346, USA
    Kidney Int 64:1398-405. 2003
    ..Anemia is associated with increased mortality in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients and may also increase risk among patients with CVD...
  9. doi request reprint Cystatin C and creatinine in an HIV cohort: the nutrition for healthy living study
    Clara Y Jones
    Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:914-24. 2008
    ..Serum creatinine level may underestimate the prevalence of CKD in subjects with decreased lean body mass or liver disease. Level of serum cystatin C, an alternative kidney function marker, is independent of lean body mass...
  10. ncbi request reprint Microalbuminuria in the US population: third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Camille A Jones
    Division of Genetics and Epidemiology, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 39:445-59. 2002
    ..MA is common, even among persons without diabetes or hypertension. Age, sex, race/ethnicity, and concomitant disease contribute to the variability of MA prevalence estimates...
  11. doi request reprint Prevalence and severity of chronic kidney disease and anemia in the nursing home population
    William M McClellan
    Department ofEpidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 11:33-41. 2010
    ..This study was designed to describe the prevalence of CKD and associated comorbidities in a representative sample of NH residents...
  12. pmc Treatment center and geographic variability in pre-ESRD care associate with increased mortality
    William M McClellan
    Emory University School of Medicine, Renal Division, Rollins School of Public Health, Room 476, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 20:1078-85. 2009
    ..Targeting these disparities could have substantial clinical impact, because the absence of > or = 6 mo of pre-ESRD care by a nephrologist is associated with a higher risk for death...
  13. ncbi request reprint Predictors of improved HbA1c testing by primary care physicians
    W Dana Flanders
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 16:720-33. 2005
    ..Physicians in counties with more people on Medicaid, or with fewer physicians per capita tended to have less improvement in HbA1c testing among Medicare beneficiaries over the three year study period...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of family history of kidney disease and perception of risk for kidney disease: a population-based study
    Claudine Jurkovitz
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 46:11-7. 2005
    ..However, it is unclear whether blacks are more likely to have a family history of ESRD than other groups independently of kidney disease risk factors. Moreover, their risk perception for kidney disease is unknown...
  15. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and risk factors for chronic kidney disease
    William M McClellan
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Med Clin North Am 89:419-45. 2005
    ..Achieving high levels of medically appropriate care of CKD patients and reduction in risk of progression to ESRD may be delayed by barriers created by individual and regional poverty...
  16. pmc Chronic kidney disease is often unrecognized among patients with coronary heart disease: The REGARDS Cohort Study
    William M McClellan
    Emory University School of Medicine, Renal Division, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Nephrol 29:10-7. 2009
    ..Awareness of CKD may potentially influence diagnostic decisions, life-style changes and pharmacologic interventions targeted at modifiable CHD risk factors. We describe here the degree to which persons with CHD are aware of their CKD...
  17. ncbi request reprint Diabetes is the strongest risk factor for lower-extremity amputation in new hemodialysis patients
    Rebecca A Speckman
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2198-203. 2004
    ..The present study aims to examine the association of demographic and clinical variables with the risk of hospitalization for LEA among incident hemodialysis patients...
  18. doi request reprint Association of estimated glomerular filtration rate and albuminuria with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in general population cohorts: a collaborative meta-analysis
    Kunihiro Matsushita
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2024 E Monument, Suite 2 630, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Lancet 375:2073-81. 2010
    ..We undertook a meta-analysis to assess the independent and combined associations of eGFR and albuminuria with mortality...
  19. ncbi request reprint Anemia and renal insufficiency are independent risk factors for death among patients with congestive heart failure admitted to community hospitals: a population-based study
    William M McClellan
    Georgia Medical Care Foundation, 57 Executive Park South, Suite 200, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:1928-36. 2002
    ..In conclusion, CKD and anemia are frequent among older patients with heart failure and are independent predictors of subsequent risk of death...
  20. doi request reprint Individuals with a family history of ESRD are a high-risk population for CKD: implications for targeted surveillance and intervention activities
    William M McClellan
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:S100-6. 2009
    ..Individuals interested in population-based CKD control activities should be aware of and use these resources...
  21. ncbi request reprint Improving the care of ESRD patients: a success story
    William M McClellan
    Georgia Medical Care Foundation, 57 Executive Park South, Suite 200, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 24:89-100. 2003
    ..This article describes the evolution of the ESRD HCQIP and its successful application in the ESRD program...
  22. ncbi request reprint Improved diabetes care by primary care physicians: results of a group-randomized evaluation of the Medicare Health Care Quality Improvement Program (HCQIP)
    William M McClellan
    Georgia Medical Care Foundation, 1455 Lincoln Parkway, Suite 500, Atlanta, GA 30346, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:1210-7. 2003
    ..Determine if an intervention that includes claims-based feedback about patterns of HbA1C measurement results in more frequent monitoring of HbA1C in diabetic Medicare beneficiaries...
  23. ncbi request reprint A randomized evaluation of two health care quality improvement program (HCQIP) interventions to improve the adequacy of hemodialysis care of ESRD patients: feedback alone versus intensive intervention
    William M McClellan
    Georgia Medical Care Foundation, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:754-60. 2004
    ..03). These results demonstrate that Network feedback, coupled with the intensive intervention, resulted in improvement in care that would otherwise not have occurred...
  24. ncbi request reprint The Improving Primary Care of African Americans with Diabetes (IPCAAD) project: rationale and design
    Lawrence S Phillips
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Control Clin Trials 23:554-69. 2002
    ..We will compare two readily generalizable program interventions that should delineate approaches effective in a primary care setting as needed to improve care and prevent complications in urban African Americans with type 2 diabetes...
  25. pmc Arteriovenous fistula use is associated with lower cardiovascular mortality compared with catheter use among ESRD patients
    Haimanot Wasse
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Semin Dial 21:483-9. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that vascular access type influences cause-specific mortality beyond that of infection, and support existing guidelines recommending the use of an AVF early in the course of chronic end-stage renal disease therapy...
  26. doi request reprint Obesity, end-stage renal disease, and survival in an elderly cohort with cardiovascular disease
    Janice P Lea
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:2216-22. 2009
    ..However, both obese blacks and whites, in this population, experience a survival benefit. Further studies need to explore this obesity paradox...
  27. ncbi request reprint Association of high serum creatinine and anemia increases the risk of coronary events: results from the prospective community-based atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study
    Claudine T Jurkovitz
    Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30306, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:2919-25. 2003
    ..86 to 1.67). In conclusion, this study indicates that high Scr is associated with almost a threefold risk of CHD among middle-aged people with anemia, whereas no increased risk is found in people with high Scr in the absence of anemia...
  28. ncbi request reprint Epidemic of end-stage renal disease in people with diabetes in the United States population: do we know the cause?
    Camille A Jones
    Section on Genetics and Epidemiology, Research Division, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Kidney Int 67:1684-91. 2005
    ..In this report we examined factors that may account for the increase to determine whether it truly represents an epidemic of ESRD due to diabetes...
  29. pmc Geographic concentration of poverty and arteriovenous fistula use among ESRD patients
    William M McClellan
    Division of Nephrology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 21:1776-82. 2010
    ..These results suggest that the Medicare ESRD program may mitigate poverty effects on AVF use...
  30. pmc Poverty and racial disparities in kidney disease: the REGARDS study
    William M McClellan
    Renal Division, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Nephrol 32:38-46. 2010
    ..This study examines whether similar relationships exist between poverty and racial disparities in chronic kidney disease (CKD) prevalence...
  31. ncbi request reprint Diabetes management by residents in training in a municipal hospital primary care site (IPCAAD 2)
    Christopher D Miller
    Divisions of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:649-55. 2005
    ..Since diabetes is largely a primary care problem but we know little about management by residents in training--the primary care practitioners of the future--we examined surrogate outcomes reflective of their performance...
  32. ncbi request reprint Vascular access and increased risk of death among hemodialysis patients
    Stephen Pastan
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Kidney Int 62:620-6. 2002
    ..Hemodialysis with a venous catheter increases the risk of infection. The extent to which venous catheters are associated with an increased risk of death among hemodialysis patients has not been extensively studied...
  33. ncbi request reprint Variations in the quality of care of patients with acute myocardial infarction among Swiss university hospitals
    Jean Christophe Luthi
    Georgia Medical Care Foundation, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 17:229-34. 2005
    ..The objective of our study was to assess hospital variations in the quality of care delivered to acute myocardial infarction (AMI) patients among three Swiss academic medical centres...
  34. ncbi request reprint Using "socially assigned race" to probe white advantages in health status
    Camara Phyllis Jones
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 67, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:496-504. 2008
    ....
  35. pmc Predictors of delayed transition from central venous catheter use to permanent vascular access among ESRD patients
    Haimanot Wasse
    Division of Nephrology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 49:276-83. 2007
    ..We sought to examine patient characteristics that may influence persistent CVC use 90 days after dialysis therapy initiation among patients using a CVC...
  36. ncbi request reprint Obesity is associated with family history of ESRD in incident dialysis patients
    Rebecca A Speckman
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:50-8. 2006
    ..Obesity is an established risk factor for chronic kidney disease and aggregates in families. The objective of this study is to examine the relationship between obesity and family history of end-stage renal disease (ESRD)...
  37. pmc Low medication adherence and hypertension control among adults with CKD: data from the REGARDS (Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke) Study
    Paul Muntner
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:447-57. 2010
    ..Low adherence to antihypertensive medication is an important barrier to achieving blood pressure control. Few data are available for medication adherence in adults with chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  38. pmc Physical and psychological burden of chronic kidney disease among older adults
    William M McClellan
    Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Nephrol 31:309-17. 2010
    ..The purpose of the study is to determine if functional status and quality of life (QoL) vary with glomerular filtration rate (GFR) among older adults...
  39. pmc Predictors of central venous catheter use at the initiation of hemodialysis
    Haimanot Wasse
    Division of Nephrology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Semin Dial 21:346-51. 2008
    ..001). Overall, female gender, ischemic heart disease, lack of obesity, factors suggesting poor pre-ESRD care, and successive year of dialysis initiation were predictive of CVC use at hemodialysis initiation...
  40. doi request reprint Population-based interventions to reduce socioeconomic disparities in chronic kidney disease
    William M McClellan
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Semin Nephrol 30:33-41. 2010
    ..This pilot project represents an important step in developing interventions to reduce CKD disparities in the US health care system...
  41. ncbi request reprint Association of the insulin resistance syndrome and microalbuminuria among nondiabetic native Americans. The Inter-Tribal Heart Project
    Christine M Hoehner
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:1626-34. 2002
    ..Health promotion efforts should focus on lowering the prevalence of hypertension, as well as glucose intolerance and obesity, in this population at high risk for renal and cardiovascular disease...
  42. pmc Neighborhood poverty and racial disparities in kidney transplant waitlisting
    Rachel E Patzer
    Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Atlanta, GA 30312, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 20:1333-40. 2009
    ..This study suggests that improving the allocation of kidneys may require a focus on poor communities...
  43. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial predictors of non-compliance in haemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis patients
    Nancy G Kutner
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, School of Medicine, 1441 Clifton Road NE, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 17:93-9. 2002
    ..Non-compliance with prescribed therapy significantly impacts dialysis patient care and outcomes. The underlying psychosocial issues leading to non-compliance are not well understood, especially in peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients...