Morgan E Grams

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cystatin C- and creatinine-based estimated glomerular filtration rate, vascular disease, and mortality in persons with diabetes in the U.S
    Ching Wei Tsai
    Corresponding author Morgan E Grams
    Diabetes Care 37:1002-8. 2014
  2. pmc Preemptive deceased donor kidney transplantation: considerations of equity and utility
    Morgan E Grams
    Departments of Medicine and Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 8:575-82. 2013
  3. pmc Trends in the prevalence of reduced GFR in the United States: a comparison of creatinine- and cystatin C-based estimates
    Morgan E Grams
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 62:253-60. 2013
  4. pmc Lifetime incidence of CKD stages 3-5 in the United States
    Morgan E Grams
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 62:245-52. 2013
  5. pmc Trends in the inactive kidney transplant waitlist and implications for candidate survival
    M E Grams
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Transplant 13:1012-8. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Assessing risk in chronic kidney disease: a methodological review
    Morgan E Grams
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1830 East Monument Street, Suite 416, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Rev Nephrol 9:18-25. 2013
  7. pmc Vascular disease, ESRD, and death: interpreting competing risk analyses
    Morgan E Grams
    Departments of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:1606-14. 2012
  8. 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
  9. pmc Candidacy for kidney transplantation of older adults
    Morgan E Grams
    Departments of Medicine, School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1-7. 2012
  10. pmc Recipient age and time spent hospitalized in the year before and after kidney transplantation
    Morgan E Grams
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Transplantation 94:750-6. 2012

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Cystatin C- and creatinine-based estimated glomerular filtration rate, vascular disease, and mortality in persons with diabetes in the U.S
    Ching Wei Tsai
    Corresponding author Morgan E Grams
    Diabetes Care 37:1002-8. 2014
    ..Whether eGFRcys is superior to eGFRcr in approximating true kidney function in a diabetic population requires additional study. ..
  2. pmc Preemptive deceased donor kidney transplantation: considerations of equity and utility
    Morgan E Grams
    Departments of Medicine and Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 8:575-82. 2013
    ..This study aimed to quantify and characterize preemptive deceased donor kidney transplant recipients and compare their outcomes with patients transplanted shortly after dialysis initiation...
  3. pmc Trends in the prevalence of reduced GFR in the United States: a comparison of creatinine- and cystatin C-based estimates
    Morgan E Grams
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 62:253-60. 2013
    ..National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) cystatin C measurements recently were calibrated to the international standard, allowing for an independent test of the trend in prevalence of reduced eGFR using cystatin C level...
  4. pmc Lifetime incidence of CKD stages 3-5 in the United States
    Morgan E Grams
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 62:245-52. 2013
    ..Lifetime risk estimates of chronic kidney disease (CKD) can motivate preventative behaviors at the individual level and forecast disease burden and health care use at the population level...
  5. pmc Trends in the inactive kidney transplant waitlist and implications for candidate survival
    M E Grams
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Transplant 13:1012-8. 2013
    ..Using the full waitlist to estimate organ shortage or as a comparison group in transplant outcome studies is less appropriate in the current era...
  6. doi request reprint Assessing risk in chronic kidney disease: a methodological review
    Morgan E Grams
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1830 East Monument Street, Suite 416, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Rev Nephrol 9:18-25. 2013
    ..Finally, models of absolute risk prediction should be internally and externally validated as they typically generalize only to populations with similar baseline characteristics and rates of competing events...
  7. pmc Vascular disease, ESRD, and death: interpreting competing risk analyses
    Morgan E Grams
    Departments of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:1606-14. 2012
    ..Vascular disease, a common condition in CKD, is a risk factor for mortality and ESRD. Optimal patient care requires accurate estimation and ordering of these competing risks...
  8. 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...
  9. pmc Candidacy for kidney transplantation of older adults
    Morgan E Grams
    Departments of Medicine, School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1-7. 2012
    ..To develop a prediction model for kidney transplantation (KT) outcomes specific to older adults with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) and to use this model to estimate the number of excellent older KT candidates who lack access to KT...
  10. pmc Recipient age and time spent hospitalized in the year before and after kidney transplantation
    Morgan E Grams
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Transplantation 94:750-6. 2012
    ..We estimate the relative increase in time spent hospitalized in the year post-KT for older versus younger end-stage renal disease patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Potential effects of reclassifying CKD as a coronary heart disease risk equivalent in the US population
    Meredith C Foster
    Department of Epidemiology and the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD
    Am J Kidney Dis 63:753-60. 2014
    ..We examined potential effects of modified guidelines in which CKD was considered a "coronary heart disease (CHD) risk equivalent" for risk stratification...
  12. pmc Albuminuria and estimated glomerular filtration rate independently associate with acute kidney injury
    Morgan E Grams
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 21:1757-64. 2010
    ..Patterns persisted within subgroups of age, race, and gender. In summary, albuminuria and eGFR have strong, independent associations with incident AKI...
  13. ncbi request reprint Association of race and age with survival among patients undergoing dialysis
    Lauren M Kucirka
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    JAMA 306:620-6. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that age and the competing risk of transplantation modify survival differences by race...
  14. pmc Trends in the timing of pre-emptive kidney transplantation
    Morgan E Grams
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 22:1615-20. 2011
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  15. ncbi request reprint High dietary phosphorus intake is associated with all-cause mortality: results from NHANES III
    Alex R Chang
    Division of Nephrology, Geisinger Health System, Danville, PA ARC the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research ARC, ML, LJA, and MEG and Divisions of Nephrology ARC and MEG and General Internal Medicine LJA, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD and the Division of Nephrology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL OMG
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:320-7. 2014
    ..Elevated serum phosphorus is associated with all-cause mortality, but little is known about risk associated with dietary phosphorus intake...
  16. ncbi request reprint Performance and limitations of administrative data in the identification of AKI
    Morgan E Grams
    Division of Nephrology and, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 9:682-9. 2014
    ..The goals of this study were to validate billing code-identified AKI against the current AKI consensus definition and to ascertain whether sensitivity and specificity vary by patient characteristic or over time...