JEFFREY JOHN FADROWSKI
Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
- Pediatric GFR estimating equations applied to adolescents in the general populationJeffrey J Fadrowski
Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:1427-35. 2011..We examined the distribution of estimated GFR (eGFR) in a healthy cohort of adolescents to inform clinical and research use...
- Blood lead level and kidney function in US adolescents: The Third National Health and Nutrition Examination SurveyJeffrey J Fadrowski
Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Baltimore, MD, USA
Arch Intern Med 170:75-82. 2010..Therefore, in this study, we investigated the association between lead exposure and kidney function in a representative sample of US adolescents...
- Patterns of use of vascular catheters for hemodialysis in children in the United StatesJeffrey J Fadrowski
Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 200 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 53:91-8. 2009..Identifying the reasons for the high prevalence of vascular catheters in children on HD therapy is necessary to assess whether targeted interventions may increase the prevalence of AVFs/AVGs...
- Hemoglobin decline in children with chronic kidney disease: baseline results from the chronic kidney disease in children prospective cohort studyJeffrey J Fadrowski
Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, David M Rubenstein Child Health Building, Room 3055, 200 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:457-62. 2008..The level of glomerular filtration rate at which hemoglobin declines in chronic kidney disease is poorly described in the pediatric population...
- Children on long-term dialysis in the United States: findings from the 2005 ESRD clinical performance measures projectJeffrey J Fadrowski
Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 50:958-66. 2007..This study describes demographic and clinical characteristics and compares them between patients on HD and PD therapy...
- Clinical course associated with vascular access type in a national cohort of adolescents who receive hemodialysis: findings from the Clinical Performance Measures and US Renal Data System projectsJeffrey J Fadrowski
Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 1:987-92. 2006..69) for a complication of vascular access. Vascular catheters are the predominant access type in adolescent patients who receive maintenance hemodialysis and are associated with significantly more hospitalizations and complications...
- Impact of specialization of primary nephrologist on the care of pediatric hemodialysis patientsJeffrey J Fadrowski
Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 47:115-21. 2006..Children with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) receiving hemodialysis may have their care overseen primarily by a pediatric nephrologist or internal medicine (IM) nephrologist...
- Anemia in pediatric dialysis patients in end-stage renal disease network 5Jeffrey J Fadrowski
Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Park 335, 600 North Wolfe Street, MD 21287, Baltimore, USA
Pediatr Nephrol 19:1029-34. 2004..39, 95% CI 0.16-0.99). In conclusion, increasing age, dialysis for less than 6 months, and treatment with PD were predictive of anemia in this population...
- Reduced albumin levels and utilization of arteriovenous access in pediatric patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)Sangeeta D Sule
Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Pediatr Nephrol 22:2041-6. 2007..These findings may be associated with increased morbidity and mortality in pediatric patients with SLE maintained on HD and deserve further study...
- The association of anemia and hypoalbuminemia with accelerated decline in GFR among adolescents with chronic kidney diseaseSusan L Furth
Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Children s Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
Pediatr Nephrol 22:265-71. 2007..73 m(2)) (95% CI: 11 to 22 [0.18 to 0.37]). Further study is needed to evaluate whether treatment of anemia or hypoalbuminemia, as outlined in current clinical care guidelines for CKD, may slow the progression of CKD in adolescents...
- Persistent low albumin and temporary vascular access in pediatric patients with SLE on hemodialysisSangeeta D Sule
School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Pediatr Nephrol 24:1981-7. 2009..This is true even as they remain on dialysis over time...
- Varicella zoster virus: vaccination and implications in children with renal failureJeffrey J Fadrowski
Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Park 335, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Expert Rev Vaccines 3:291-8. 2004..Despite the secondary immune defects associated with renal failure, the varicella vaccine has been demonstrated to be immunogenic, safe and efficacious in pediatric patients with kidney disease...
- Secondary hyperparathyroidism and anemia in children treated by hemodialysisLorie B Smith
Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 55:326-34. 2010..Iron deficiency, infection, inflammation, and malnutrition have been implicated in this process. Additionally, secondary hyperparathyroidism has been associated with anemia in adults, but few data exist about this topic in children...
- The association of lead and cadmium exposure with kidney function in childrenJeffrey Fadrowski; Fiscal Year: 2007....