Meredith A Atkinson

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Vitamin D, race, and risk for anemia in children
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md Electronic address
    J Pediatr 164:153-158.e1. 2014
  2. pmc Association between common iron store markers and hemoglobin in children with chronic kidney disease
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 27:2275-83. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Anemia in children with chronic kidney disease
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 200 N Wolfe Street, Room 3064, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Nat Rev Nephrol 7:635-41. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Comparative clinical outcomes between pediatric and young adult dialysis patients
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University, 200 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 26:2219-26. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Hepcidin in anemia of chronic kidney disease: review for the pediatric nephrologist
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 27:33-40. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Risk for anemia in pediatric chronic kidney disease patients: a report of NAPRTCS
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University, 200 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 25:1699-706. 2010
  7. pmc Hemoglobin differences by race in children with CKD
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 55:1009-17. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Predictors and consequences of higher estimated glomerular filtration rate at dialysis initiation
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 25:1153-61. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Disparate outcomes in pediatric peritoneal dialysis patients by gender/race in the End-Stage Renal Disease Clinical Performance Measures project
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:1331-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Ethnic disparity in outcomes for pediatric peritoneal dialysis patients in the ESRD Clinical Performance Measures Project
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:1939-46. 2007

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Vitamin D, race, and risk for anemia in children
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md Electronic address
    J Pediatr 164:153-158.e1. 2014
    ..To examine the association between 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] deficiency and anemia in a cohort of otherwise-healthy children and to determine whether race modifies the association between 25(OH)D status and hemoglobin (Hgb)...
  2. pmc Association between common iron store markers and hemoglobin in children with chronic kidney disease
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 27:2275-83. 2012
    ..Serum ferritin and transferrin saturation (TSAT) are used to assess iron status in children with chronic kidney disease (CKD), but their sensitivity in identifying those at risk of lower hemoglobin (HGB) values is unclear...
  3. doi request reprint Anemia in children with chronic kidney disease
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 200 N Wolfe Street, Room 3064, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Nat Rev Nephrol 7:635-41. 2011
    ..Randomized, controlled studies are needed to evaluate whether normalization of hemoglobin concentrations is beneficial to children, and whether this practice is associated with increased risks...
  4. doi request reprint Comparative clinical outcomes between pediatric and young adult dialysis patients
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University, 200 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 26:2219-26. 2011
    ..01, 95% CI 0.002-0.09, p < 0.001; 13- to 17-year-olds: OR 0.09, 95% CI 0.02-0.56, p = 0.01) than younger children. In summary, there are significant differences in clinical indices between pediatric and young adult ESRD patients...
  5. doi request reprint Hepcidin in anemia of chronic kidney disease: review for the pediatric nephrologist
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 27:33-40. 2012
    ..Goals of directly manipulating the hepcidin pathway should offer the pediatric clinician new options for treating the complex anemia associated with CKD...
  6. doi request reprint Risk for anemia in pediatric chronic kidney disease patients: a report of NAPRTCS
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University, 200 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 25:1699-706. 2010
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  7. pmc Hemoglobin differences by race in children with CKD
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 55:1009-17. 2010
    ..There are known racial disparities in the prevalence of anemia in adults with chronic kidney disease (CKD), but these differences have not been well described in children...
  8. doi request reprint Predictors and consequences of higher estimated glomerular filtration rate at dialysis initiation
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 25:1153-61. 2010
    ..79, 95% confidence interval (CI) 0.65-0.96, p = 0.02]. It is not known whether this clinical benefit will result in decreased mortality and complication rates from cardiovascular disease...
  9. doi request reprint Disparate outcomes in pediatric peritoneal dialysis patients by gender/race in the End-Stage Renal Disease Clinical Performance Measures project
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:1331-8. 2008
    ..7, 95% confidence interval (CI) 1.7, 4.3] and mean serum albumin > 4.0/3.7 g/dl (BCG/BCP) (adj OR 1.9, 95% CI 1.3, 2.9]. Further study is needed of factors associated with anemia on peritoneal dialysis and barriers to its correction...
  10. ncbi request reprint Ethnic disparity in outcomes for pediatric peritoneal dialysis patients in the ESRD Clinical Performance Measures Project
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:1939-46. 2007
    ..Further study is needed to understand associations of Hispanic ethnicity with outcomes such as hospitalization, transplantation, and mortality...
  11. ncbi request reprint Outcomes for adolescent Hispanic hemodialysis patients: findings from the ESRD Clinical Performance Measures Project
    Diane L Frankenfield
    Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Office of Clinical Standards and Quality, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:870-8. 2006
    ..There is limited information regarding outcomes of dialytic care for Hispanic adolescent hemodialysis patients...