J A Eustace

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Disease of the month. The Churg Strauss Syndrome
    J A Eustace
    Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 10:2048-55. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Cohort study of the treatment of severe HIV-associated nephropathy with corticosteroids
    J A Eustace
    Divisions of Nephrology and Infectious Disease, The Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Kidney Int 58:1253-60. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of acidosis and inflammation and their association with low serum albumin in chronic kidney disease
    Joseph A Eustace
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Kidney Int 65:1031-40. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Timing of nephrologist referral and arteriovenous access use: the CHOICE Study
    B C Astor
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 38:494-501. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Outpatient vancomycin use and vancomycin-resistant enterococcal colonization in maintenance dialysis patients
    M G Atta
    Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Kidney Int 59:718-24. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Treatment of HIV-associated nephropathy
    R Sothinathan
    Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 15:363-71. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of hypoalbuminemic hemodialysis patients with a modified regimen of oral essential amino acids
    L Bronich
    Gambro Healthcare, J. B. Zachary Dialysis Unit, Johns Hopkins Bayview Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Ren Nutr 11:194-201. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in serum calcium, phosphate, and PTH and the risk of death in incident dialysis patients: a longitudinal study
    M L Melamed
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Kidney Int 70:351-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Cohort study of the prognostic significance of acute transplant glomerulitis in acutely rejecting renal allografts
    N C Messias
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Transplantation 72:655-60. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Type of vascular access and survival among incident hemodialysis patients: the Choices for Healthy Outcomes in Caring for ESRD (CHOICE) Study
    Brad C Astor
    Johns Hopkins Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins University, 2024 East Monument Street, Suite 2 600 Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:1449-55. 2005

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Disease of the month. The Churg Strauss Syndrome
    J A Eustace
    Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 10:2048-55. 1999
    ..In particular, in contrast to Wegener's granulomatosis, the need for routine cyclophosphamide treatment is unconfirmed and requires further study...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cohort study of the treatment of severe HIV-associated nephropathy with corticosteroids
    J A Eustace
    Divisions of Nephrology and Infectious Disease, The Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Kidney Int 58:1253-60. 2000
    ..Human immunodeficiency virus-associated nephropathy (HIVAN) results in rapidly progressive azotemia. The effectiveness and safety of corticosteroids in the treatment of HIVAN, however, remains controversial...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of acidosis and inflammation and their association with low serum albumin in chronic kidney disease
    Joseph A Eustace
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Kidney Int 65:1031-40. 2004
    ..Low serum albumin is a strong risk factor for mortality, but its association with low serum bicarbonate and inflammation in the setting of mild to moderately decreased kidney function is uncertain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Timing of nephrologist referral and arteriovenous access use: the CHOICE Study
    B C Astor
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 38:494-501. 2001
    ..Thus, further efforts to improve both referral patterns and preparation for dialysis after referral are needed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Outpatient vancomycin use and vancomycin-resistant enterococcal colonization in maintenance dialysis patients
    M G Atta
    Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Kidney Int 59:718-24. 2001
    ..Although outpatient vancomycin is widely used as empiric therapy for dialysis-associated infections, its relationship with vancomycin-resistant enterococcal (VRE) colonization is not established...
  6. ncbi request reprint Treatment of HIV-associated nephropathy
    R Sothinathan
    Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 15:363-71. 2001
    ..Appropriate randomized controlled trials are urgently required in order to further examine the efficacy, optimal timing, and potential side effects of these treatments...
  7. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of hypoalbuminemic hemodialysis patients with a modified regimen of oral essential amino acids
    L Bronich
    Gambro Healthcare, J. B. Zachary Dialysis Unit, Johns Hopkins Bayview Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Ren Nutr 11:194-201. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Although uncontrolled, these results support the feasibility and benefits of moderate dose oral EAA supplementation in hypoalbuminemic hemodialysis subjects...
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in serum calcium, phosphate, and PTH and the risk of death in incident dialysis patients: a longitudinal study
    M L Melamed
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Kidney Int 70:351-7. 2006
    ..Promising new interventions need to be rigorously tested in clinical trials for their ability to achieve normalization of bone mineral parameters and reduce deaths of dialysis patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cohort study of the prognostic significance of acute transplant glomerulitis in acutely rejecting renal allografts
    N C Messias
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Transplantation 72:655-60. 2001
    ..97; P=0.97). CONCLUSION: In this study, G was significantly more common in highly sensitized patients and was strongly associated with vascular rejection biopsies but was not an independent predictor of graft survival...
  10. ncbi request reprint Type of vascular access and survival among incident hemodialysis patients: the Choices for Healthy Outcomes in Caring for ESRD (CHOICE) Study
    Brad C Astor
    Johns Hopkins Department of Epidemiology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins University, 2024 East Monument Street, Suite 2 600 Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:1449-55. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint Association between cholesterol level and mortality in dialysis patients: role of inflammation and malnutrition
    Yongmei Liu
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA 291:451-9. 2004
    ..This paradox may be explained by systemic inflammation and/or malnutrition, which are associated with lower cholesterol levels and higher mortality...
  12. ncbi request reprint Renal artery stenosis by three-dimensional magnetic resonance angiography in type 2 diabetics with uncontrolled hypertension and chronic renal insufficiency: prevalence and effect on renal function
    Donna I Myers
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 41:351-9. 2003
    ..The variable course of renal disease in type 2 diabetes mellitus in part may reflect associated atherosclerotic nephropathy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Association of kidney function with anemia: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (1988-1994)
    Brad C Astor
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:1401-8. 2002
    ..Kidney failure is known to cause anemia, which is associated with a higher risk of cardiac failure and mortality. The impact of milder decreases in kidney function on hemoglobin levels and anemia in the US population, however, is unknown...
  14. ncbi request reprint Renal function improves in liver transplant recipients when switched from a calcineurin inhibitor to sirolimus
    Kyrsten D Fairbanks
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, The Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Liver Transpl 9:1079-85. 2003
    ..Sirolimus monotherapy provided adequate immunosuppression with a low incidence of acute cellular rejection and minimal adverse events...
  15. ncbi request reprint Inadequate dietary calcium and vitamin D intakes in renal-transplant recipients in Ireland
    Irene T Lynch
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, Cork University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    J Ren Nutr 17:408-15. 2007
    ..To quantify the dietary calcium and vitamin D intake in adult renal-transplant recipients attending at a large teaching hospital in Ireland for follow-up...
  16. ncbi request reprint Association of clinic vascular access monitoring practices with clinical outcomes in hemodialysis patients
    Laura C Plantinga
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Nephron Clin Pract 104:c151-9. 2006
    ..Early identification of access dysfunctions may be associated with improved patient outcomes. We examined whether patient outcomes were associated with vascular access monitoring practices in an incident dialysis cohort...
  17. ncbi request reprint Race-specific association of lipoprotein(a) with vascular access interventions in hemodialysis patients: the CHOICE Study
    Brad C Astor
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins University, 2024 East Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Kidney Int 61:1115-23. 2002
    ..Lp(a) may be more atherothrombotic in whites than in blacks. Data on the relation of Lp(a) and apo(a) isoform size to hemodialysis vascular access complications are limited...
  18. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the management of chronic kidney disease in HIV-infected patients: recommendations of the HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
    Samir K Gupta
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1559-85. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Influence of intravenous drug abuse on vascular access placement and survival in HIV-seropositive patients
    Joseph A Eustace
    Division of Nephrology, The Welch Center for Disease Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Nephron Clin Pract 100:c38-45. 2005
    ..The influence of intravenous drug abuse (IVDA) on hemodialysis access placement practices and access survival in HIV-infected patients is unknown...
  20. ncbi request reprint Acute renal allograft rejection with intimal arteritis: histologic predictors of response to therapy and graft survival
    Mark Haas
    Department of Pathology and Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Kidney Int 61:1516-26. 2002
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  21. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for renal failure among 72 consecutive patients with rhabdomyolysis related to illicit drug use
    Derek M Fine
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Am J Med 117:607-10. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint Correlation of percentage of normal glomeruli with renal outcome in Wegener's granulomatosis
    Melanie K Haroun
    Division of Nephrology, The Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center, Department of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Nephrol 22:497-503. 2002
    ..We examined the correlations between renal biopsy findings in Wegener's granulomatosis and renal function at baseline and 1 year in 22 patients who presented between 1988 and 1999...
  23. ncbi request reprint Third-generation parathyroid hormone assays and all-cause mortality in incident dialysis patients: the CHOICE study
    Michal L Melamed
    Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:1650-8. 2008
    ..There has been controversy about the utility of new third-generation parathyroid hormone (PTH) assays measuring only 1-84 PTH, with few large studies comparing second- and third-generation PTH measurements in patients with ESRD...

Research Grants1

  1. THERAPY IN DIALYSIS HYPOALBUMINEMIA AND HOMOCYSTEINEMIA
    Joseph Eustace; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Eustace to build on his current theoretical knowledge, make the transition into an independent clinical scientist and prepare him for a career investigating the role of nutrition in renal disease. ..