L Ebony Boulware

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Whole body donation for medical science: a population-based study
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Clin Anat 17:570-7. 2004
  2. pmc Race and trust in the health care system
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Public Health Rep 118:358-65. 2003
  3. pmc Selecting renal replacement therapies: what do African American and non-African American patients and their families think others should know? A mixed methods study
    Nicole Depasquale
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 14:9. 2013
  4. pmc Measuring and explaining racial and ethnic differences in willingness to donate live kidneys in the United States
    Tanjala S Purnell
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:673-83. 2013
  5. pmc Effectiveness of educational and social worker interventions to activate patients' discussion and pursuit of preemptive living donor kidney transplantation: a randomized controlled trial
    L Ebony Boulware
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 61:476-86. 2013
  6. pmc Development of a decision aid to inform patients' and families' renal replacement therapy selection decisions
    Jessica M Ameling
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:140. 2012
  7. pmc The providing resources to enhance African American patients' readiness to make decisions about kidney disease (PREPARED) study: protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Patti L Ephraim
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 2024 E Monument Street, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:135. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint The general public's concerns about clinical risk in live kidney donation
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Transplant 2:186-93. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Determinants of willingness to donate living related and cadaveric organs: identifying opportunities for intervention
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Transplantation 73:1683-91. 2002
  10. pmc Primary care-specialist collaboration in the care of patients with chronic kidney disease
    Clarissa Jonas Diamantidis
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Medical Systems, 22 South Greene Street, Room N3W143, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:334-43. 2011

Detail Information

Publications49

  1. ncbi request reprint Whole body donation for medical science: a population-based study
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Clin Anat 17:570-7. 2004
    ..Efforts to enhance donation should seek to identify ways in which potential barriers to donation can be addressed by health professionals...
  2. pmc Race and trust in the health care system
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Public Health Rep 118:358-65. 2003
    ....
  3. pmc Selecting renal replacement therapies: what do African American and non-African American patients and their families think others should know? A mixed methods study
    Nicole Depasquale
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 14:9. 2013
    ..Little is known regarding the types of information African American and non-African American patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and their families need to inform renal replacement therapy (RRT) decisions...
  4. pmc Measuring and explaining racial and ethnic differences in willingness to donate live kidneys in the United States
    Tanjala S Purnell
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:673-83. 2013
    ..Reasons for US racial-ethnic minority ESRD patients' reported difficulties identifying live kidney donors are poorly understood...
  5. pmc Effectiveness of educational and social worker interventions to activate patients' discussion and pursuit of preemptive living donor kidney transplantation: a randomized controlled trial
    L Ebony Boulware
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 61:476-86. 2013
    ..Many patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) have difficulty becoming actively engaged in the pursuit of preemptive living donor kidney transplantation...
  6. pmc Development of a decision aid to inform patients' and families' renal replacement therapy selection decisions
    Jessica M Ameling
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:140. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc The providing resources to enhance African American patients' readiness to make decisions about kidney disease (PREPARED) study: protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Patti L Ephraim
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 2024 E Monument Street, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:135. 2012
    ..The effectiveness of informational and financial interventions to enhance informed decision-making among African Americans with end stage renal disease (ESRD) and improve rates of LRT is unknown...
  8. ncbi request reprint The general public's concerns about clinical risk in live kidney donation
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Transplant 2:186-93. 2002
    ..Efforts to educate the public regarding live donation might help assuage fears and attract those who may not otherwise donate...
  9. ncbi request reprint Determinants of willingness to donate living related and cadaveric organs: identifying opportunities for intervention
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Transplantation 73:1683-91. 2002
    ..It is also not known which factors might be most responsible for low rates of cadaveric and living related donation among the general public...
  10. pmc Primary care-specialist collaboration in the care of patients with chronic kidney disease
    Clarissa Jonas Diamantidis
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Medical Systems, 22 South Greene Street, Room N3W143, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:334-43. 2011
    ..Physicians' desires to collaborate in the care of a hypothetical patient with CKD, their preferred content of collaboration, and their perceived barriers to collaboration were assessed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Understanding disparities in donor behavior: race and gender differences in willingness to donate blood and cadaveric organs
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    Med Care 40:85-95. 2002
    ..Few studies have examined which factors are most important in explaining race and gender disparities in willingness to donate...
  12. pmc Patient awareness of chronic kidney disease: trends and predictors
    Laura C Plantinga
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:2268-75. 2008
    ..The impact of recent guidelines for early detection and prevention of chronic kidney disease (CKD) on patient awareness of disease and factors that might be associated with awareness have not been well described...
  13. pmc Comparison of life participation activities among adults treated by hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, and kidney transplantation: a systematic review
    Tanjala S Purnell
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Md Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 62:953-73. 2013
    ..A comprehensive assessment of the association of patients' renal replacement therapy (RRT) modality with their participation in life activities (physical function, travel, recreation, freedom, and work) is needed...
  14. pmc Protocol of a randomized controlled trial of culturally sensitive interventions to improve African Americans' and non-African Americans' early, shared, and informed consideration of live kidney transplantation: the Talking About Live Kidney Donation (TALK
    L Ebony Boulware
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 2024 E, Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 12:34. 2011
    ....
  15. pmc African American and non-African American patients' and families' decision making about renal replacement therapies
    Johanna Sheu
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Qual Health Res 22:997-1006. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that a greater emphasis on the improved engagement of patients and their families in shared decision making about RRT initiation is needed for both ethnic/racial minorities and nonminorities...
  16. pmc Donor designation: racial and ethnic differences in US nondesignators' preferred methods for disclosing intent to donate organs
    Tanjala S Purnell
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, USA
    Transpl Int 24:999-1007. 2011
    ..Encouraging donation intention disclosure via discussions with physicians, family, and religious representatives and addressing medical mistrust could enhance strategies to improve nondesignators' donation rates...
  17. pmc Age and comorbidities are effect modifiers of gender disparities in renal transplantation
    Dorry L Segev
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 20:621-8. 2009
    ..These disparities exist despite similar survival benefits from transplantation for men and women regardless of age or comorbidities...
  18. pmc Creating a transdisciplinary research center to reduce cardiovascular health disparities in Baltimore, Maryland: lessons learned
    Lisa A Cooper
    Lisa A Cooper, L Ebony Boulware, Edgar R Miller III, Sherita Hill Golden, Gary Noronha, Hsin Chieh Yeh, David M Levine, Felicia Hill Briggs, Jeanne Charleston, Nae Yuh Wang, Hanan Aboumatar, Jennifer P Halbert, and Frederick L Brancati are with the Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Kathryn A Carson and Patti L Ephraim are with the Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore Mary Margaret Huizinga is with Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, TN Debra L Roter and Lee R Bone are with the Department of Health Behavior and Society at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Miyong Kim is with the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore
    Am J Public Health 103:e26-38. 2013
    ..We also share the early lessons learned in the center's design. ..
  19. pmc Willingness of the United States general public to participate in kidney paired donation
    Dorry L Segev
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Transplant 26:714-21. 2012
    ..However, little is known about attitudes toward KPD among the general public, from which donors (particularly non-directed) are drawn...
  20. pmc Clinical testing patterns and cost implications of variation in the evaluation of CKD among US physicians
    Raquel F Charles
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 54:227-37. 2009
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  21. doi request reprint Quality of patient-physician discussions about CKD in primary care: a cross-sectional study
    Raquel C Greer
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2024 E Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:583-91. 2011
    ..The quality of patient-physician discussions about chronic kidney disease (CKD) in primary care has not been studied previously...
  22. ncbi request reprint Preferences for current health and their association with outcomes in patients with kidney disease
    Laura C Plantinga
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Med Care 45:230-7. 2007
    ..Patients with chronic disease who express stronger preference for their current health might be expected to have better outcomes than patients who assign lower utility to their current health state...
  23. ncbi request reprint Identifying and addressing barriers to African American and non-African American families' discussions about preemptive living related kidney transplantation
    L Ebony Boulware
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, 2024 E Monument Street, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Prog Transplant 21:97-104; quiz 105. 2011
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Comparative Effectiveness of Early Versus Conventional TimingĀ of Dialysis Initiation in Advanced CKD
    Deidra C Crews
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Md Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 63:806-15. 2014
    ..Previous observational studies examining outcomes associated with the timing of dialysis therapy initiation in the United States have often been limited by lead time and survivor bias...
  25. ncbi request reprint Principles of screening for chronic kidney disease
    Bernard G Jaar
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2024 E Monument Street, Suite 2 500, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:601-9. 2008
  26. pmc Population-based screening for CKD
    Neil R Powe
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:S64-70. 2009
    ..We discuss how screening for chronic kidney disease meets many of these criteria, but also how the populations to which it is applied must be targeted and the strategies for testing must be clearly defined...
  27. doi request reprint Albuminuria: is it time to screen the general population?
    Deidra C Crews
    Department of Medicine, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 18:249-57. 2011
    ..This review discusses the available literature addressing these issues, and suggests an approach to screening patients for albuminuria...
  28. pmc Blood pressure control among persons without and with chronic kidney disease: US trends and risk factors 1999-2006
    Laura C Plantinga
    Departments of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Hypertension 54:47-56. 2009
    ..Although some improvement has occurred over time, uncontrolled blood pressure remains highly prevalent, especially in subjects with chronic kidney disease and in nonwhites, older persons, and women. Therapy appears suboptimal...
  29. pmc Adapting hypertension self-management interventions to enhance their sustained effectiveness among urban African Americans
    Jessica M Ameling
    Departments of Medicine Mss Ameling, Bone, Flynn, and Lewis Boyer and Drs Levine, Hill Briggs, Fitzpatrick, Noronha, Cooper, Aboutamar, Albert and Boulware and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Dr Fagan and Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology Dr Wolff, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore Maryland Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research Mss Ameling, Ephraim, Lewis Boyer, and Flynn and Drs Hill Briggs, Fitzpatrick, Cooper, and Boulware and Johns Hopkins Community Physicians Dr Albert, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland Departments of Epidemiology Ms Ephraim and Drs Cooper and Boulware, Health Behavior and Society Ms Bone and Drs Roter, Hill Briggs, and Cooper and Health Policy and Management Drs Levine and Wolff Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore Maryland Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois Dr Fitzpatrick Center for Primary Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York Dr Noronha Johns Hopkins Health Care, LLC, Glen Burnie, Maryland Drs Noronha and Fagan Sister Together and Reaching, Inc, Baltimore, London WC1E 7HT
    Fam Community Health 37:119-33. 2014
    ..The process required substantial time and resources, and the adapted interventions will be tested in a randomized controlled trial. ..
  30. pmc Understanding and overcoming barriers to living kidney donation among racial and ethnic minorities in the United States
    Tanjala S Purnell
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 19:244-51. 2012
    ..We also highlight promising recent and current initiatives to address these barriers, as well as gaps in initiatives, which may guide future interventions to reduce racial-ethnic disparities in LDKT...
  31. pmc Race differences in access to health care and disparities in incident chronic kidney disease in the US
    Kira Evans
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:899-908. 2011
    ..The contribution of race differences in access to health care to disparities in chronic kidney disease (CKD) incidence in the United States is unknown...
  32. pmc Perceived susceptibility to chronic kidney disease among high-risk patients seen in primary care practices
    L Ebony Boulware
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, 2024 E Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:1123-9. 2009
    ..Patients' views of their risk for the development or progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD) are poorly characterized...
  33. pmc Comparative effectiveness studies to improve clinical outcomes in end stage renal disease: the DEcIDE patient outcomes in end stage renal disease study
    L Ebony Boulware
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 2024 E, Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:167. 2012
    ..Evidence is lacking to inform providers' and patients' decisions about many common treatment strategies for patients with end stage renal disease (ESRD)...
  34. pmc Feasibility and acceptability of the TALK social worker intervention to improve live kidney transplantation
    Nicole Depasquale
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Health Soc Work 37:234-49. 2012
    ..Consistently high adherence to the TALK SWI protocol and acceptability of the intervention among patients and families suggest that the TALK SWI can be feasibly implemented in clinical practice...
  35. ncbi request reprint Preferences, knowledge, communication and patient-physician discussion of living kidney transplantation in African American families
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:1503-12. 2005
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Attitudes, psychology, and risk taking of potential live kidney donors: strangers, relatives, and the general public
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:1671-80. 2005
    ..Still, careful attention to communication of all risks of donation is warranted...
  37. pmc High-normal albuminuria and risk of heart failure in the community
    Saul Blecker
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 58:47-55. 2011
    ..Albuminuria has been associated with cardiovascular risk, but the relationship of high-normal albuminuria to subsequent heart failure has not been well established...
  38. ncbi request reprint Identification and referral of patients with progressive CKD: a national study
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:192-204. 2006
    ....
  39. pmc Effect of primary care physicians' use of estimated glomerular filtration rate on the timing of their subspecialty referral decisions
    Raquel C Greer
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    BMC Nephrol 12:1. 2011
    ..It is unknown whether U.S. primary care physicians' use of estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) rather than serum creatinine to estimate CKD severity could improve the timeliness of their subspecialty referral decisions...
  40. pmc Measure once, cut twice--adding patient-reported outcome measures to the electronic health record for comparative effectiveness research
    Albert W Wu
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:S12-20. 2013
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Prospective pilot study of living kidney donor decision-making and outcomes
    Benita Walton-Moss
    School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Clin Transplant 21:86-93. 2007
    ..We are continuing to explore these and other aspects of donor decision-making and outcomes and have expanded our sample to include non-donors in the post-evaluation period...
  42. ncbi request reprint Temporal relation among depression symptoms, cardiovascular disease events, and mortality in end-stage renal disease: contribution of reverse causality
    L Ebony Boulware
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 1:496-504. 2006
    ..Attenuated risks from time-lag analyses indicate a partial role for reverse causality, suggesting that medical comorbidity may precede DS...
  43. pmc Challenges perceived by primary care providers to educating patients about chronic kidney disease
    Raquel C Greer
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Ren Care 38:174-81. 2012
    ..To identify primary care providers' (PCPs) perceived barriers to educating patients about chronic kidney disease (CKD) during routine clinical visits...
  44. ncbi request reprint Systematic review: the value of the periodic health evaluation
    L Ebony Boulware
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:289-300. 2007
    ..The periodic health evaluation (PHE) has been a fundamental part of medical practice for decades despite a lack of consensus on its value...
  45. pmc Setting an agenda for comparative effectiveness systematic reviews in CKD care
    Deidra C Crews
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:74. 2012
    ..Chronic kidney disease topics rated by stakeholders as 'high priority' are varied in scope and may lead to quality systematic reviews impacting practice and policy...
  46. ncbi request reprint Screening for proteinuria in US adults: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    JAMA 290:3101-14. 2003
    ..Chronic kidney disease is a growing public health problem. Screening for early identification could improve health but could also lead to unnecessary harms and excess costs...
  47. ncbi request reprint Quality of clinical reports on behavioral interventions for hypertension
    L Ebony Boulware
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Prev Med 34:463-75. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to provide clinicians with the confidence to employ behavioral interventions for hypertension and to guide researchers in the development and reporting of studies...
  48. ncbi request reprint Disparities in the burden, outcomes, and care of chronic kidney disease
    Deidra C Crews
    aDivision of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine bWelch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions cDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland dDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 23:298-305. 2014
    ..Several recent studies offer new insights into the root causes of these disparities, point to areas in which future research is warranted, and identify opportunities for changes in policy and clinical practice...
  49. ncbi request reprint Direct, progressive association of cardiovascular risk factors with incident proteinuria: results from the Korea Medical Insurance Corporation (KMIC) study
    Sun Ha Jee
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Graduate School of Public Health, The Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
    Arch Intern Med 165:2299-304. 2005
    ..Proteinuria is a major risk factor for the progression of kidney disease and the development of cardiovascular disease. Little is known, however, about risk factors for incident proteinuria...