Elizabeth M Wrone
Affiliation: Stanford University
- Randomized trial of folic acid for prevention of cardiovascular events in end-stage renal diseaseElizabeth M Wrone
Satellite Research, Redwood City, California 94598, USA
J Am Soc Nephrol 15:420-6. 2004..Administration of high-dose folic acid did not affect event rates...
- New insights into protein intake and progression of renal diseaseKrista 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...
- Associations of serologic markers of infection and inflammation with vascular disease events and mortality in American dialysis patientsKrista 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...
- Association of dietary protein intake and microalbuminuria in healthy adults: Third National Health and Nutrition Examination SurveyElizabeth M Wrone
Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 41:580-7. 2003..However, in persons with both conditions, high DPI is associated with increased prevalence of MA. These findings suggest the need for further research on weight-loss strategies for high-risk persons...
- A comparison of dual dialyzers in parallel and series to improve urea clearance in large hemodialysis patientsBenjamin A Fritz
Nephrology Associates, Santa Rosa, CA, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 41:1008-15. 2003..CONCLUSION: In large hemodialysis patients, our study shows that dual dialyzers in parallel and series are equally effective at improving urea clearance without prolonging dialysis treatment times...
- Low colonization prevalence of Staphylococcus aureus with reduced vancomycin susceptibility among patients undergoing hemodialysis in the San Francisco Bay areaJose M Eguia
Division of Infectious Diseases, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0811, USA
Clin Infect Dis 40:1617-24. 2005..We sought to determine the prevalence of and risk factors for carriage of potential heterogeneous vancomycin-intermediate S. aureus (hVISA)...