Dena E Rifkin

Summary

Affiliation: Tufts Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Rapid kidney function decline and mortality risk in older adults
    Dena E Rifkin
    Division of Nephrology, Tufts Medical Center, 750 Washington St, Box 391, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:2212-8. 2008
  2. pmc Kidney function and mortality in octogenarians: Cardiovascular Health Study All Stars
    Shani Shastri
    Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1201-7. 2012
  3. pmc Chronic kidney disease in octogenarians
    Shani Shastri
    Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:1410-7. 2011
  4. pmc Apolipoprotein E and kidney function in older adults
    Rebecca Kurnik Seshasai
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Clin Nephrol 78:174-80. 2012
  5. pmc Association between baseline kidney function and change in CRP: an analysis of the cardiovascular health study
    Dena E Rifkin
    Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Diego and Veterans Affair Hospital, San Diego, CA 92093 9111, USA
    Nephron Clin Pract 115:c114-21. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Linking clinic and home: a randomized, controlled clinical effectiveness trial of real-time, wireless blood pressure monitoring for older patients with kidney disease and hypertension
    Dena E Rifkin
    Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Blood Press Monit 18:8-15. 2013
  7. pmc Associations between coronary calcification on chest radiographs and mortality in hemodialysis patients
    Joseph A Abdelmalek
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 60:990-7. 2012

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Publications7

  1. pmc Rapid kidney function decline and mortality risk in older adults
    Dena E Rifkin
    Division of Nephrology, Tufts Medical Center, 750 Washington St, Box 391, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:2212-8. 2008
    ..It remains unknown, however, whether longitudinal declines in kidney function are independently associated with increased cardiovascular and all-cause mortality in older adults...
  2. pmc Kidney function and mortality in octogenarians: Cardiovascular Health Study All Stars
    Shani Shastri
    Division of Nephrology, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1201-7. 2012
    ..To examine the association between kidney function and all-cause mortality in octogenarians...
  3. pmc Chronic kidney disease in octogenarians
    Shani Shastri
    Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:1410-7. 2011
    ..There are limited data on the prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and its clinical importance in the very old. We examined the prevalence of CKD in octogenarians and its association with cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  4. pmc Apolipoprotein E and kidney function in older adults
    Rebecca Kurnik Seshasai
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Clin Nephrol 78:174-80. 2012
    ..We evaluated the associations of apolipoprotein E alleles with kidney function among older adults in the cardiovascular health study (CHS)...
  5. pmc Association between baseline kidney function and change in CRP: an analysis of the cardiovascular health study
    Dena E Rifkin
    Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Diego and Veterans Affair Hospital, San Diego, CA 92093 9111, USA
    Nephron Clin Pract 115:c114-21. 2010
    ..In cross-sectional analyses, C-reactive protein (CRP) levels are inversely related to levels of kidney function. The relationship between kidney function and subsequent changes in CRP is unknown...
  6. doi request reprint Linking clinic and home: a randomized, controlled clinical effectiveness trial of real-time, wireless blood pressure monitoring for older patients with kidney disease and hypertension
    Dena E Rifkin
    Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Blood Press Monit 18:8-15. 2013
    ..Telemonitoring interventions, however, have not targeted older, less technologically-skilled populations...
  7. pmc Associations between coronary calcification on chest radiographs and mortality in hemodialysis patients
    Joseph A Abdelmalek
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 60:990-7. 2012
    ..We determined the prevalence of CAC and AAC visible on plain chest radiographs and their associations with mortality in our dialysis population...