Susan L Furth

Summary

Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Acute kidney injury: a not-so-silent disease
    Edward D Siew
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Kidney Int 85:494-5. 2014
  2. pmc The TAKE-IT study: aims, design, and methods
    Bethany J Foster
    Montreal Children s Hospital, 2300 Tupper St, E 222, Montreal, Quebec H3H 1P3, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 15:139. 2014
  3. pmc Metabolic abnormalities, cardiovascular disease risk factors, and GFR decline in children with chronic kidney disease
    Susan L Furth
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2132-40. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Insights from the Chronic Kidney Disease in Children (CKiD) study
    Lawrence Copelovitch
    34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2047-53. 2011
  5. pmc Casual blood pressure and neurocognitive function in children with chronic kidney disease: a report of the children with chronic kidney disease cohort study
    Marc B Lande
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NewYork, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:1831-7. 2011
  6. pmc Design and methods of the Chronic Kidney Disease in Children (CKiD) prospective cohort study
    Susan L Furth
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Children s Center, Baltimore MD, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 1:1006-15. 2006
  7. pmc Association of proteinuria with race, cause of chronic kidney disease, and glomerular filtration rate in the chronic kidney disease in children study
    Craig S Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Nephrology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 4:812-9. 2009
  8. pmc New equations to estimate GFR in children with CKD
    George J Schwartz
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 20:629-37. 2009
  9. pmc Pediatric GFR estimating equations applied to adolescents in the general population
    Jeffrey J Fadrowski
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:1427-35. 2011
  10. pmc Dyslipidemia in children with chronic kidney disease
    Jeffrey M Saland
    Department of Pediatrics, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Kidney Int 78:1154-63. 2010

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Publications34

  1. pmc Acute kidney injury: a not-so-silent disease
    Edward D Siew
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Kidney Int 85:494-5. 2014
    ..Here, we review efforts by Basu et al. to use readily available clinical information to identify critically ill children at higher risk for developing severe AKI, who may benefit from novel diagnostic and prognostic information. ..
  2. pmc The TAKE-IT study: aims, design, and methods
    Bethany J Foster
    Montreal Children s Hospital, 2300 Tupper St, E 222, Montreal, Quebec H3H 1P3, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 15:139. 2014
    ..This paper describes the aims, design, and methods of the Teen Adherence in Kidney transplant, Effectiveness of Intervention Trial (TAKE-IT) study...
  3. pmc Metabolic abnormalities, cardiovascular disease risk factors, and GFR decline in children with chronic kidney disease
    Susan L Furth
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2132-40. 2011
    ..Metabolic abnormalities and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors have rarely been systematically assessed in children with chronic kidney disease (CKD). We examined the prevalence of various CKD sequelae across the GFR spectrum...
  4. doi request reprint Insights from the Chronic Kidney Disease in Children (CKiD) study
    Lawrence Copelovitch
    34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2047-53. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Casual blood pressure and neurocognitive function in children with chronic kidney disease: a report of the children with chronic kidney disease cohort study
    Marc B Lande
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NewYork, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:1831-7. 2011
    ..Our objective was to determine whether children with CKD and elevated BP (EBP) had decreased performance on neurocognitive testing compared with children with CKD and normal BP...
  6. pmc Design and methods of the Chronic Kidney Disease in Children (CKiD) prospective cohort study
    Susan L Furth
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Children s Center, Baltimore MD, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 1:1006-15. 2006
    ..The primary outcome is the rate of decline of GFR. The CKiD study will be the largest North American multicenter study of pediatric CKD...
  7. pmc Association of proteinuria with race, cause of chronic kidney disease, and glomerular filtration rate in the chronic kidney disease in children study
    Craig S Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Nephrology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 4:812-9. 2009
    ..However, the epidemiologic distribution of this important biomarker study is not well described in the pediatric CKD population...
  8. pmc New equations to estimate GFR in children with CKD
    George J Schwartz
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 20:629-37. 2009
    ..413*(height/serum creatinine), provides a good approximation to the estimated GFR formula. Additional studies of children with higher GFR are needed to validate these formulas for use in screening all children for CKD...
  9. pmc Pediatric GFR estimating equations applied to adolescents in the general population
    Jeffrey 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...
  10. pmc Dyslipidemia in children with chronic kidney disease
    Jeffrey M Saland
    Department of Pediatrics, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Kidney Int 78:1154-63. 2010
    ..Hence, among children with moderate chronic kidney disease, dyslipidemia is common and is associated with lower GFR, nephrotic proteinuria, and non-renal factors including age and obesity...
  11. pmc Health-related quality of life of children with mild to moderate chronic kidney disease
    Arlene C Gerson
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, 200 N Wolfe St, 3060, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e349-57. 2010
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  12. pmc The impact of short stature on health-related quality of life in children with chronic kidney disease
    Amira Al-Uzri
    Department of Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    J Pediatr 163:736-41.e1. 2013
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  13. pmc Hemoglobin decline in children with chronic kidney disease: baseline results from the chronic kidney disease in children prospective cohort study
    Jeffrey 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...
  14. pmc Patterns of use of vascular catheters for hemodialysis in children in the United States
    Jeffrey 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...
  15. pmc Association between common iron store markers and hemoglobin in children with chronic kidney disease
    Meredith A Atkinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 27:2275-83. 2012
    ..Serum ferritin and transferrin saturation (TSAT) are used to assess iron status in children with chronic kidney disease (CKD), but their sensitivity in identifying those at risk of lower hemoglobin (HGB) values is unclear...
  16. pmc Optimizing iohexol plasma disappearance curves to measure the glomerular filtration rate in children with chronic kidney disease
    George J Schwartz
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA
    Kidney Int 77:65-71. 2010
    ..Hence, the GFR can be accurately measured in children with chronic kidney disease using the slow component of the iohexol plasma disappearance curve, provided the duration of study is at least 5 h...
  17. ncbi request reprint The association of anemia and hypoalbuminemia with accelerated decline in GFR among adolescents with chronic kidney disease
    Susan 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...
  18. pmc Evaluation of serum creatinine concentration-based glomerular filtration rate equations in pediatric patients with chronic kidney disease
    Carlton K K Lee
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287 6180, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 32:642-8. 2012
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  19. pmc CKiD (CKD in children) prospective cohort study: a review of current findings
    Cynthia J Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Nephrology, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 60:1002-11. 2012
    ..Taken in sum, these elements stress that initiating treatment at an early age is essential for reducing long-term morbidity and mortality in children with CKD...
  20. pmc Neurocognition in children with autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease in the CKiD cohort study
    Erum A Hartung
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 29:1957-65. 2014
    ....
  21. pmc Blood lead level and measured glomerular filtration rate in children with chronic kidney disease
    Jeffrey J Fadrowski
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:965-70. 2013
    ..The role of environmental exposure to lead as a risk factor for chronic kidney disease (CKD) and its progression remains controversial, and most studies have been limited by a lack of direct glomerular filtration rate (GFR) measurement...
  22. pmc Current advances in chronic kidney disease in children: growth, cardiovascular, and neurocognitive risk factors
    Larry A Greenbaum
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University, 2015 Uppergate Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Semin Nephrol 29:425-34. 2009
    ..Other early cardiovascular complications in children with CKD include left ventricular hypertrophy, cardiac dysfunction, and vascular calcifications...
  23. pmc Nutritional vitamin D use in chronic kidney disease: a survey of pediatric nephrologists
    Lindsay M Griffin
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market Street, Room 868, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 28:265-75. 2013
    ..Controversy remains regarding the use of nutritional vitamin D supplementation in chronic kidney disease (CKD), and the supplementation practices of pediatric nephrologists are unknown...
  24. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive outcomes in children with chronic kidney disease: Current findings and contemporary endeavors
    Arlene C Gerson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University Medical Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 12:208-15. 2006
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  25. ncbi request reprint Children on long-term dialysis in the United States: findings from the 2005 ESRD clinical performance measures project
    Jeffrey 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...
  26. ncbi request reprint 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 projects
    Jeffrey 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...
  27. pmc Disordered FGF23 and mineral metabolism in children with CKD
    Anthony A Portale
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California, Department of Medicine and, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, Department of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Los Angeles, California, Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Department of Pediatrics, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, Missouri
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 9:344-53. 2014
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Report of an NIH task force on research priorities in chronic kidney disease in children
    Russell W Chesney
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 50 North Dunlap, 38103 4909, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:14-25. 2006
  29. doi request reprint Renal function assessment in child and adolescent heart transplant recipients during routine cardiac catheterization
    Kimberly Y Lin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 18:757-63. 2014
    ..We describe a novel modified iohexol clearance method to assess GFR after PHT. Over half of the cohort had an iGFR <90, suggesting CKD. The full CKiD formula performs best with respect to bias, accuracy, and correlation. ..
  30. pmc End-stage kidney disease after pediatric nonrenal solid organ transplantation
    Rebecca L Ruebner
    MSCE, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of Nephrology 1 Main, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Pediatrics 132:e1319-26. 2013
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine the incidence of ESKD after pediatric SOT and the relative risk by SOT type...
  31. ncbi request reprint Changes in physical and psychosocial functioning among adolescents with chronic kidney disease
    Jeffrey Fadrowski
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, 21287, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:394-9. 2006
    ..We conclude that decline in kidney function is associated with a subsequent decline in health-related quality of life, particularly in terms of physical activity...
  32. doi request reprint Kidney and liver transplantation in children with fibrocystic liver-kidney disease: data from the US Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients: 1990-2010
    Jessica W Wen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 18:726-32. 2014
    ..0 yr. Among patients in this registry, far more children underwent kidney than liver transplants. The risk of subsequently needing transplantation of an alternate organ was low. ..
  33. pmc GWAS of blood cell traits identifies novel associated loci and epistatic interactions in Caucasian and African-American children
    Jin Li
    Center for Applied Genomics, Abramson Research Center and Division of Human Genetics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 22:1457-64. 2013
    ..In summary, we extend the understanding of genetic variants underlying hematological traits based on analyses in African-American children...
  34. doi request reprint An agenda for children for the 113th Congress: recommendations from the pediatric academic societies
    Robert W Block
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 32610, USA
    Pediatrics 131:109-19. 2013
    ..In the past, when these conflicts were resolved, children were rarely at the top of the list. Given the numerous pressing national issues, both domestic and foreign, the same trend will likely occur...