Tammy M Brady
Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
- The Role of Obesity in the Development of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy Among Children and AdolescentsTammy M Brady
Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 200 North Wolfe Street, 3062, Baltimore, MD, 21287, USA
Curr Hypertens Rep 18:3. 2016..Additional strategies are needed to promote the cardiovascular health of children, with greater emphasis placed on obesity prevention. ..
- Real-time electronic medical record alerts increase high blood pressure recognition in childrenTammy M Brady
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Clin Pediatr (Phila) 54:667-75. 2015..Pediatric hypertension remains largely unrecognized. We hypothesized that an electronic medical record (EMR) alert would increase elevated blood pressure (BP) recognition in a pediatric primary care setting...
- Carotid intima-media thickness in children with CKD: results from the CKiD studyTammy M Brady
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:1930-7. 2012..Children with CKD are known to be at increased cardiovascular risk. This study sought to identify cardiovascular risk factors associated with increased cIMT in children with CKD...
- Racial differences among children with primary hypertensionTammy M Brady
Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, 200 N Wolfe St, 3062, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Pediatrics 126:931-7. 2010..We sought to determine if there are differences in clinical, laboratory, or echocardiographic characteristics among children with primary hypertension from different racial groups...
- Patient-, provider-, and clinic-level predictors of unrecognized elevated blood pressure in childrenTammy M Brady
MHS, Johns Hopkins University, David M Rubenstein Child Health Building, 200 North Wolfe St, Room 3057, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Pediatrics 125:e1286-93. 2010..We hypothesized that being of healthy weight, having a BP of <120/80 mmHg, and being seen by a less experienced provider would result in decreased recognition...
- Pediatric approach to hypertensionTammy M Brady
Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 200 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Semin Nephrol 29:379-88. 2009....
- Ability of blood pressure to predict left ventricular hypertrophy in children with primary hypertensionTammy M Brady
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
J Pediatr 152:73-8, 78.e1. 2008....
- Effects of obesity and race on left ventricular geometry in hypertensive childrenCozumel S Pruette
Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, 200 N Wolfe Street, Room 3055, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Pediatr Nephrol 28:2015-22. 2013..Like left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH), abnormal left ventricular (LV) geometry increases cardiovascular risk, but little data utilizing age and sex-specific norms are currently available on LV geometry in hypertensive children...
- Uric acid level and elevated blood pressure in US adolescents: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2006Lauren F Loeffler
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 200 North Wolfe St, Room 3055, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Hypertension 59:811-7. 2012..Additional prospective studies and clinical trials are needed to determine whether uric acid is merely a marker in a complex metabolic pathway or causal of hypertension and, thus, a potential screening and therapeutic target...
- Elevated uric acid and obesity-related cardiovascular disease risk factors among hypertensive youthLauren D Reschke
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Pediatr Nephrol 30:2169-76. 2015..We sought to determine if UA is independently associated with CVD risk factors and left ventricular mass (LVM) over time in hypertensive youth...
- Screening blood pressure measurement in children: are we saving lives?Tammy M Brady
Division of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Pediatr Nephrol 29:947-50. 2014..This commentary provides an alternate interpretation of current evidence for blood pressure screening in children and adolescents and highlights its importance as a part of routine medical care. ..