Michelle M Estrella

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence of kidney disease in anaemia differs by GFR-estimating method: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (1988-94)
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:2542-8. 2010
  2. pmc Antiretroviral-treated HIV-infected women have similar long-term kidney function trajectories as HIV-uninfected women
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:755-60. 2013
  3. pmc Efficacy of an internet-based tool for improving physician knowledge of chronic kidney disease: an observational study
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 E Monument Street, Suite 416, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:126. 2012
  4. pmc Vitamin D deficiency and persistent proteinuria among HIV-infected and uninfected injection drug users
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    AIDS 26:295-302. 2012
  5. pmc Screening for chronic kidney disease in HIV-infected patients
    Michelle M Estrella
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 17:26-35. 2010
  6. pmc The impact of kidney function at highly active antiretroviral therapy initiation on mortality in HIV-infected women
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:217-20. 2010
  7. pmc Antiretroviral therapy-induced changes in plasma lipids and the risk of kidney dysfunction in HIV-infected men
    Alison G Abraham
    1 Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:1346-52. 2013
  8. pmc Hepatitis C viremia and the risk of chronic kidney disease in HIV-infected individuals
    Gregory M Lucas
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Infect Dis 208:1240-9. 2013
  9. pmc Comparisons of creatinine and cystatin C for detection of kidney disease and prediction of all-cause mortality in HIV-infected women
    Todd H Driver
    aSchool of Medicine bDepartment of Medicine cDepartment of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco, California dDepartment of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland eSection of Nephrology, Department of Medicine fProgram of Applied Translational Research, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut gClinical Immunology Research Laboratory, University of California, Los Angeles, California hDepartments of Medicine and of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York iDepartments of Medicine, Stroger Hospital and Rush University, Chicago, Illinois jUniversity of Southern California, Los Angeles, California kDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York lGeorgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    AIDS 27:2291-9. 2013
  10. pmc HIV-associated nephropathy patients with and without apolipoprotein L1 gene variants have similar clinical and pathological characteristics
    Mohamed G Atta
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Kidney Int 82:338-43. 2012

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Prevalence of kidney disease in anaemia differs by GFR-estimating method: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (1988-94)
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:2542-8. 2010
    ..Serum cystatin C is purportedly a more sensitive marker of kidney disease and a better predictor of mortality than serum creatinine. However, studies suggest that extrarenal factors also influence cystatin C levels...
  2. pmc Antiretroviral-treated HIV-infected women have similar long-term kidney function trajectories as HIV-uninfected women
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:755-60. 2013
    ..Tenofovir use in HIV-infected women with normal kidney function did not accelerate long-term kidney function decline relative to HIV-uninfected women...
  3. pmc Efficacy of an internet-based tool for improving physician knowledge of chronic kidney disease: an observational study
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 E Monument Street, Suite 416, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:126. 2012
    ..Early recognition and management of chronic kidney disease (CKD) are associated with better outcomes. Internal medicine residency should prepare physicians to diagnose and manage CKD...
  4. pmc Vitamin D deficiency and persistent proteinuria among HIV-infected and uninfected injection drug users
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    AIDS 26:295-302. 2012
    ..To determine whether vitamin D is associated with proteinuria in this population, we conducted a cross-sectional study in the AIDS Linked to the IntraVenous Experience (ALIVE) Study...
  5. pmc Screening for chronic kidney disease in HIV-infected patients
    Michelle M Estrella
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 17:26-35. 2010
    ..This review focuses on the current guidelines for kidney disease screening and discusses traditional as well as promising strategies for detecting CKD in this vulnerable population...
  6. pmc The impact of kidney function at highly active antiretroviral therapy initiation on mortality in HIV-infected women
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:217-20. 2010
    ..We re-examined this association in the later HAART period to determine whether chronic kidney disease remains a predictor of death after HAART initiation...
  7. pmc Antiretroviral therapy-induced changes in plasma lipids and the risk of kidney dysfunction in HIV-infected men
    Alison G Abraham
    1 Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:1346-52. 2013
    ..Should these results be generalizable to the broader HIV population, monitoring cholesterol changes following the initiation of ART may be important in identifying HIV-infected persons at risk for kidney disease...
  8. pmc Hepatitis C viremia and the risk of chronic kidney disease in HIV-infected individuals
    Gregory M Lucas
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Infect Dis 208:1240-9. 2013
    ..The role of active hepatitis C virus (HCV) replication in chronic kidney disease (CKD) risk has not been clarified...
  9. pmc Comparisons of creatinine and cystatin C for detection of kidney disease and prediction of all-cause mortality in HIV-infected women
    Todd H Driver
    aSchool of Medicine bDepartment of Medicine cDepartment of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco, California dDepartment of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland eSection of Nephrology, Department of Medicine fProgram of Applied Translational Research, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut gClinical Immunology Research Laboratory, University of California, Los Angeles, California hDepartments of Medicine and of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York iDepartments of Medicine, Stroger Hospital and Rush University, Chicago, Illinois jUniversity of Southern California, Los Angeles, California kDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York lGeorgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    AIDS 27:2291-9. 2013
    ..Cystatin C could improve chronic kidney disease (CKD) classification in HIV-infected women relative to serum creatinine...
  10. pmc HIV-associated nephropathy patients with and without apolipoprotein L1 gene variants have similar clinical and pathological characteristics
    Mohamed G Atta
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Kidney Int 82:338-43. 2012
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  11. pmc Chronic kidney disease and estimates of kidney function in HIV infection: a cross-sectional study in the multicenter AIDS cohort study
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:380-6. 2011
    ..Cystatin C has been proposed as an alternative marker of kidney function among HIV-infected persons in whom serum creatinine is affected by extrarenal factors...
  12. pmc Host APOL1 genotype is independently associated with proteinuria in HIV infection
    Michelle M Estrella
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Kidney Int 84:834-40. 2013
    ..Trials are needed to determine whether APOL1 genotyping identifies individuals who could benefit from earlier intervention to prevent overt renal disease...
  13. pmc HIV therapy, metabolic and cardiovascular health are associated with glomerular hyperfiltration among men with and without HIV infection
    Derek K Ng
    aDepartment of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health bDepartment of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland cDepartment of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois dGraduate School of Public Health, Department of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania eLos Angeles Gay and Lesbian Center, Los Angeles, California fWelch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Baltimore, Maryland gDepartment of Pediatrics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA
    AIDS 28:377-86. 2014
    ..In the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study, we examined the extent to which hyperfiltration is present and associated with metabolic, cardiovascular, HIV and treatment risk factors among HIV-infected men...
  14. pmc The impact of impaired kidney function and HIV infection on the risk of anemia
    Alison G Abraham
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 28:1666-71. 2012
    ..Comorbid conditions and medication use did not explain this increase in risk. HIV infection and impaired kidney function have a combined impact on lowering hemoglobin levels, resulting in a higher risk of anemia...
  15. pmc Does HIV infection promote early kidney injury in women?
    Vasantha Jotwani
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Antivir Ther 19:79-87. 2014
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  16. ncbi request reprint A chronic kidney disease risk score to determine tenofovir safety in a prospective cohort of HIV-positive male veterans
    Rebecca Scherzer
    aDepartment of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco bSan Francisco VA Medical Center cPositive Health Program, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California dSchool of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    AIDS 28:1289-95. 2014
    ..Our objective was to derive a scoring system to predict 5-year risk of developing CKD in HIV-infected individuals and to estimate difference in risk associated with tenofovir use...
  17. pmc Risk factors for vitamin D deficiency among HIV-infected and uninfected injection drug users
    Allison A Lambert
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e95802. 2014
    ..We determined the prevalence and correlates of vitamin D deficiency among urban IDUs in the AIDS Linked to the IntraVenous Experience (ALIVE) Study cohort...
  18. pmc HIV Viremia and T-Cell Activation Differentially Affect the Performance of Glomerular Filtration Rate Equations Based on Creatinine and Cystatin C
    Bhavna Bhasin
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e82028. 2013
    ..Serum creatinine and cystatin C are used as markers of glomerular filtration rate (GFR). The performance of these GFR markers relative to exogenously measured GFR (mGFR) in HIV-positive individuals is not well established...
  19. pmc Comparison of risk factors and outcomes in HIV immune complex kidney disease and HIV-associated nephropathy
    Matthew C Foy
    Division of Internal Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 8:1524-32. 2013
    ..The objective of this study is to assess risk factors for HIVICK compared with contemporaneous control participants...
  20. pmc Perceptions and use of the national kidney foundation KDOQI guidelines: a survey of U.S. renal healthcare providers
    Michelle M Estrella
    Departments of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 E, Monument Street, Suite 416, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Nephrol 14:230. 2013
    ..The KDOQI Educational Committee was formed to identify barriers to guideline implementation, determine provider and patient educational needs and develop tools to improve care of patients with CKD...
  21. doi request reprint Online CKD education for medical students, residents, and fellows: training in a new era
    Bhavna Bhasin
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 11021, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 20:347-56. 2013
    ..In addition, in light of increased concern about nephrology workforce issues, the potential for these online tools to augment interest in nephrology careers should be investigated. ..
  22. pmc Podocyte effacement closely links to suPAR levels at time of posttransplantation focal segmental glomerulosclerosis occurrence and improves with therapy
    Nada Alachkar
    1 Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 2 Department of Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 3 Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 4 Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 5 Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 6 Department of Medicine, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 7 Address correspondence to Nada Alachkar, M D, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 720 Rutland Avenue, Ross 971, Baltimore, MD 21205 and Jochen Reiser, M D, Ph D, Department of Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Cohn Research Building, Suite 724, 1735 W Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60612
    Transplantation 96:649-56. 2013
    ..Serum soluble urokinase-type plasminogen activator receptor (suPAR) is implicated in the pathogenesis of native and recurrent FSGS...
  23. pmc APOL1 risk variants predict histopathology and progression to ESRD in HIV-related kidney disease
    Derek M Fine
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 23:343-50. 2012
    ..03). In summary, these data demonstrate an association between APOL1 variants and renal outcomes in non-HIVAN kidney disease, suggesting a possible use for APOL1 genotyping to help guide the care of HIV-infected patients...
  24. pmc Fluid balance, diuretic use, and mortality in acute kidney injury
    Morgan E Grams
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:966-73. 2011
    ..The primary objective was to elucidate the association between fluid balance, diuretic use, and short-term mortality after AKI in critically ill patients...
  25. pmc Kidney function and mortality post-liver transplant in the Model for End-Stage Liver Disease era
    Aastha Sethi
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Nephrol Renovasc Dis 4:139-44. 2011
    ..However, the need for pre-transplant RRT and post-transplant kidney dysfunction was associated with a more than 2-fold greater risk of subsequent death...
  26. doi request reprint Genetic epidemiology of chronic kidney disease
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, University Health Network and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 19:283-91. 2010
    ..To provide a brief review of methods used in genetic epidemiology studies, an update of recent significant findings in genome-wide studies of kidney disease, and a discussion of the clinical implications of these findings...