Krista Lentine

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Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Diabetic muscle infarction in end-stage renal disease
    Krista L Lentine
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:664-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Incidence, predictors, and associated outcomes of atrial fibrillation after kidney transplantation
    Krista L Lentine
    St Louis University Center for Outcomes Research, Salus Center 2nd Floor, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 1:288-96. 2006
  3. pmc Cardiac evaluation before kidney transplantation: a practice patterns analysis in Medicare-insured dialysis patients
    Krista L Lentine
    St Louis University Center for Outcomes Research, Salus Center, 2nd Floor, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:1115-24. 2008
  4. pmc Obesity and cardiac risk after kidney transplantation: experience at one center and comprehensive literature review
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Transplantation 86:303-12. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Associations of serologic markers of infection and inflammation with vascular disease events and mortality in American dialysis patients
    Krista L Lentine
    Saint Louis University Center for Outcomes Research Salus Center, 2nd Floor, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, MO 63104, USA
    Clin Exp Nephrol 10:55-62. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Variability in the use of thromboprophylaxis and outcomes in critically ill medical patients
    Krista L Lentine
    Department of Medicine, Center for Outcomes Research and Division of Nephrology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Med 118:1373-80. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint De novo congestive heart failure after kidney transplantation: a common condition with poor prognostic implications
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Division of Nephrology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 46:720-33. 2005
  8. pmc Sensitivity of billing claims for cardiovascular disease events among kidney transplant recipients
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research and Division of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 4:1213-21. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Incidence and predictors of myocardial infarction after kidney transplantation
    Krista L Lentine
    Saint Louis University Center for Outcomes Research, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, Salus Center, 2nd Floor, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:496-506. 2005
  10. pmc Cardiovascular risk assessment among potential kidney transplant candidates: approaches and controversies
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 55:152-67. 2010

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Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint Diabetic muscle infarction in end-stage renal disease
    Krista L Lentine
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:664-9. 2004
    ..Diabetic muscle infarction (DMI) is an unusual disorder of type 1 and type 2 diabetic patients with advanced microvascular damage including nephropathy. Few reports describe this complication among dialysis patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Incidence, predictors, and associated outcomes of atrial fibrillation after kidney transplantation
    Krista L Lentine
    St Louis University Center for Outcomes Research, Salus Center 2nd Floor, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 1:288-96. 2006
    ..Appropriate risk stratification may identify transplant recipients who are in need of close monitoring for and management of this adverse cardiovascular event...
  3. pmc Cardiac evaluation before kidney transplantation: a practice patterns analysis in Medicare-insured dialysis patients
    Krista L Lentine
    St Louis University Center for Outcomes Research, Salus Center, 2nd Floor, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:1115-24. 2008
    ..Evaluation for ischemic heart disease (IHD) is a nonstandardized practice before kidney transplantation. We retrospectively studied pretransplant cardiac evaluation (CE) practices in a national sample of renal allograft recipients...
  4. pmc Obesity and cardiac risk after kidney transplantation: experience at one center and comprehensive literature review
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Transplantation 86:303-12. 2008
    ..The cardiac implications of obesity in kidney transplant recipients are not well-described...
  5. ncbi request reprint Associations of serologic markers of infection and inflammation with vascular disease events and mortality in American dialysis patients
    Krista L Lentine
    Saint Louis University Center for Outcomes Research Salus Center, 2nd Floor, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, MO 63104, USA
    Clin Exp Nephrol 10:55-62. 2006
    ..Inflammatory markers predict cardiovascular risk and mortality in endstage renal disease. The relationship of chronic infections to inflammation and vascular disease events has not been reported among American dialysis patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Variability in the use of thromboprophylaxis and outcomes in critically ill medical patients
    Krista L Lentine
    Department of Medicine, Center for Outcomes Research and Division of Nephrology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Med 118:1373-80. 2005
    ..To describe practices for preventing venous thromboembolism in critically ill medical patients and to identify associations between prophylactic measures and survival...
  7. ncbi request reprint De novo congestive heart failure after kidney transplantation: a common condition with poor prognostic implications
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Division of Nephrology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 46:720-33. 2005
    ..We aim to describe the risk, predictors, and outcomes associated with de novo congestive heart failure (CHF) after kidney transplantation...
  8. pmc Sensitivity of billing claims for cardiovascular disease events among kidney transplant recipients
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research and Division of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 4:1213-21. 2009
    ..Few studies have described the performance of billing claims as surrogate measures of clinical events among kidney transplant recipients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Incidence and predictors of myocardial infarction after kidney transplantation
    Krista L Lentine
    Saint Louis University Center for Outcomes Research, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, Salus Center, 2nd Floor, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:496-506. 2005
    ..Risk factors for PTMI include potentially modifiable posttransplantation complications. Because PTMI in turn predicts graft failure and death, reducing the risk for PTMI may improve outcomes after kidney transplantation...
  10. pmc Cardiovascular risk assessment among potential kidney transplant candidates: approaches and controversies
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 55:152-67. 2010
    ..Biomarkers, such as cardiac troponin, have prognostic value in end-stage renal disease, but require further study to determine clinical applications in directing more expensive and invasive cardiac evaluation...
  11. pmc The impact of kidney transplantation on heart failure risk varies with candidate body mass index
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am Heart J 158:972-82. 2009
    ..The relationship of body mass index (BMI) with heart failure (HF) risk before and after kidney transplant is not well described...
  12. ncbi request reprint Statin use after renal transplantation: a systematic quality review of trial-based evidence
    Krista L Lentine
    Division of Nephrology, Washington University Medical Center, Campus Box 8219, 660 S Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:2378-86. 2004
    ..We assessed whether current clinical evidence supports the use of statins to improve cardiac and/or renal outcomes after kidney transplantation...
  13. ncbi request reprint New insights into protein intake and progression of renal disease
    Krista Lentine
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 13:333-6. 2004
    ..This article reviews new investigations of protein intake as a mediator of renal function and physiology published since 1 October 2002...
  14. pmc Variations in the risk for cerebrovascular events after kidney transplant compared with experience on the waiting list and after graft failure
    Krista L Lentine
    St Louis University Center for Outcomes Research, Salus Center 2nd Floor, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:1090-101. 2008
    ..This study examined the risks, predictors, and mortality implications of cerebrovascular disease events after kidney transplantation in a national cohort...
  15. pmc Racial variation in medical outcomes among living kidney donors
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research and the Division of Nephrology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    N Engl J Med 363:724-32. 2010
    ..Data regarding health outcomes among living kidney donors are lacking, especially among nonwhite persons...
  16. pmc Increasing incidence of new-onset diabetes after transplant among pediatric renal transplant patients
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Department of Internal Medicine, Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Transplantation 88:367-73. 2009
    ..Risk of new-onset diabetes after transplant (NODAT) is well characterized for adults but much less understood in pediatric transplant. This study examines the incidence and risk factors of NODAT in pediatric renal transplant patients...
  17. pmc Bariatric surgery among kidney transplant candidates and recipients: analysis of the United States renal data system and literature review
    Kian A Modanlou
    Division of Abdominal Organ Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Saint Louis University Medical Center, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Transplantation 87:1167-73. 2009
    ..Limited data exist on the safety and efficacy of bariatric surgery (BS) in patients with kidney failure...
  18. pmc Novel methods for tracking long-term maintenance immunosuppression regimens
    Paula M Buchanan
    Center for Outcomes Research, St Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:117-24. 2008
    ..This study assessed the accuracy of three potential sources of maintenance immunosuppression data...
  19. pmc The role of positive flow cytometry crossmatch in late renal allograft loss
    Ralph J Graff
    HLA Laboratory, Division of Abdominal Organ Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Saint Louis University Medical Center, St Louis, MO, USA
    Hum Immunol 70:502-5. 2009
    ..The risks of positive FCXM persist beyond the peritransplant period for years after transplant. Damage by memory effector cells may explain the long-term risks associated with positive FCXM...
  20. pmc Incremental value of the pancreas allograft to the survival of simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplant recipients
    Paolo R Salvalaggio
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:600-2. 2009
    ..To quantify the incremental survival benefit of the pancreas allograft in simultaneous pancreas-kidney (SPK) transplant recipients...
  21. pmc Crossmatch testing in kidney transplantation: patterns of practice and associations with rejection and graft survival
    Paolo R Salvalaggio
    Divison of Abdominal Organ Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Sant Louis University Medical Center, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 20:577-89. 2009
    ..We conclude that current practice patterns have not aligned utilization of T&B FC crossmatch with associated benefits. Prospective evaluation of the relationship of crossmatch modality with outcomes is warranted...
  22. doi request reprint Incidence and risk factors for diarrhea following kidney transplantation and association with graft loss and mortality
    Suphamai Bunnapradist
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:478-86. 2008
    ..Gastrointestinal complications after kidney transplantation are associated with inferior graft outcomes. We examined the incidence, risk factors, and outcomes of posttransplantation diarrhea...
  23. ncbi request reprint Mycophenolate mofetil dose reductions and discontinuations after gastrointestinal complications are associated with renal transplant graft failure
    Suphamai Bunnapradist
    Multi Organ Transplant Program, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Transplantation 82:102-7. 2006
    ..Little is known of the association between MMF dose reductions and discontinuations following GI complications and graft survival...
  24. ncbi request reprint The life-years saved by a deceased organ donor
    Mark A Schnitzler
    Center for Outcomes Research, Department of Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:2289-96. 2005
    ..Therefore, increasing organ donation should be considered among our most important public health concerns...
  25. doi request reprint Delivery patterns of recommended chronic kidney disease care in clinical practice: administrative claims-based analysis and systematic literature review
    Marie D Philipneri
    Division of Nephrology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin Exp Nephrol 12:41-52. 2008
    ..Clinical practice guidelines for management of chronic kidney disease (CKD) have been developed within the Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative (K/DOQI). Adherence patterns may identify focus areas for quality improvement...
  26. ncbi request reprint Influence of early posttransplantation prednisone and calcineurin inhibitor dosages on the incidence of new-onset diabetes
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Center for Outcomes Research, Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:517-23. 2007
    ..48; P = 0.0012). Whereas the incidence of NOD is greatest with high Tac dosages, the increased risk versus CsA is sustained with lower Tac dosages. Higher steroid dosages increase the early diabetogenic effect of Tac but not of CsA...
  27. ncbi request reprint Health insurance considerations for adolescent transplant recipients as they transition to adulthood
    Lisa M Willoughby
    Department of Internal Medicine, Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 11:127-31. 2007
    ..The purpose of this article was to review these and other issues pertaining to medical insurance coverage and transplantation, particularly for adolescent recipients as they transition to adulthood...
  28. ncbi request reprint Agreement of immunosuppression regimens described in Medicare pharmacy claims with the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network survey
    Paula M Stirnemann
    Saint Louis University Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 17:2299-306. 2006
    ..Low detection rates of OPTN-indicated corticosteroid use within claims require further examination...
  29. ncbi request reprint The impact of human leukocyte antigen matching on transplant complications and immunosuppression dosage
    Selda Emre Aydingoz
    Center for Outcomes Research, Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Hum Immunol 68:491-9. 2007
    ..However, HLA-matched deceased donor recipients received lower dosages of mycophenolate mofetil and manifested a lower risk of developing posttransplant diarrhea...
  30. pmc Early outcomes of thymoglobulin and basiliximab induction in kidney transplantation: application of statistical approaches to reduce bias in observational comparisons
    Lisa M Willoughby
    Department of Research Methodology, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Transplantation 87:1520-9. 2009
    ..Retrospective comparison of treatment-related kidney transplant outcomes may be facilitated by multivariable statistical adjustments and case-matching...
  31. pmc Renal function and healthcare costs in patients with polycystic kidney disease
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:1471-9. 2010
    ..Characterizing relationships of kidney function to healthcare costs in polycystic kidney disease has applications for economic evaluations of standard and emerging therapies...
  32. ncbi request reprint Diabetic complications associated with new-onset diabetes mellitus in renal transplant recipients
    Thomas E Burroughs
    Center for Outcomes Research, Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Transplantation 83:1027-34. 2007
    ..Data are scarce regarding the incidence and risk factors for complications of new-onset diabetes mellitus (NODM) in renal transplant patients...
  33. doi request reprint Formation of downhill esophageal varices as a rare but serious complication of hemodialysis access: a case report and comprehensive literature review
    Fadi A Hussein
    Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Clin Exp Nephrol 12:407-15. 2008
    ..Proximal or "downhill" esophageal varices are a rare complication of superior vena caval (SVC) obstruction. Few reports describe downhill varices in dialysis patients with catheter-related SVC occlusion...
  34. ncbi request reprint Is there a correlation between atherosclerosis and renal resistive indices in kidney transplant recipients?
    Daniel C Brennan
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Nephrol 2:64-5. 2006
  35. doi request reprint Increased risk of graft failure in kidney transplant recipients after a diagnosis of dyspepsia or gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Luca Neri
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Transplantation 85:344-52. 2008
    ..We examined the incidence and predictors of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and dyspepsia and their associations with graft survival and mortality after transplant...
  36. doi request reprint Liver transplantation cost in the model for end-stage liver disease era: looking beyond the transplant admission
    Paula Buchanan
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Liver Transpl 15:1270-7. 2009
    ..In conclusion, high-MELD patients incur significantly higher costs prior to and at the time of LT. Following LT, the MELD score is not a significant predictor of cost or re-admission...
  37. ncbi request reprint The impact of transplantation with deceased donor hepatitis c-positive kidneys on survival in wait-listed long-term dialysis patients
    Kevin C Abbott
    Nephrology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D C, USA
    Am J Transplant 4:2032-7. 2004
    ..However, transplantation of DHCV+ kidneys is associated with improved patient survival compared to remaining wait-listed and dialysis dependent...
  38. ncbi request reprint Impact of diabetes and hepatitis after kidney transplantation on patients who are affected by hepatitis C virus
    Kevin C Abbott
    Nephrology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:3166-74. 2004
    ..Because HCV infection acquired after transplantation is so difficult to treat, methods that have been shown to reduce viral transmission warrant renewed attention...
  39. pmc Assessment of racial disparities in chronic kidney disease stage 3 and 4 care in the department of defense health system
    Sam W Gao
    Nephrology Service, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:442-9. 2008
    ..Racial disparities in provision of healthcare are widespread in the United States but have not been specifically assessed in provision of chronic kidney disease (CKD) care...
  40. ncbi request reprint Maintenance immunosuppression use and the associated risk of avascular necrosis after kidney transplantation in the United States
    Kevin C Abbott
    Nephrology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Transplantation 79:330-6. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that maintenance immunosuppressive medications known to be associated with these risk factors for AVN would also be associated with a higher risk of AVN...
  41. ncbi request reprint Use of beta-blockers and aspirin after myocardial infarction by patient renal function in the Department of Defense health care system
    Kevin C Abbott
    Nephrology Service, Clinical Information System, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:593-603. 2006
    ..Whether the previously reported underutilization of standard-of-care medications in the management of patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) persists in more recent years or differs by ward of admission has not been reported...

Research Grants2

  1. Cardiovascular Risk Prediction after Kidney Transplant
    Krista Lentine; Fiscal Year: 2007
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