Navdeep Tangri

Summary

Affiliation: Tufts Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Lack of association of Klotho gene variants with valvular and vascular calcification in Caucasians: a candidate gene study of the Framingham Offspring Cohort
    Navdeep Tangri
    Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:3998-4002. 2011
  2. doi Changes in dietary protein intake has no effect on serum cystatin C levels independent of the glomerular filtration rate
    Navdeep Tangri
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Kidney Int 79:471-7. 2011
  3. doi Effect of bone mineral guideline target achievement on mortality in incident dialysis patients: an analysis of the United Kingdom Renal Registry
    Navdeep Tangri
    Division of Nephrology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston MA 02111, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:415-21. 2011
  4. doi A predictive model for progression of chronic kidney disease to kidney failure
    Navdeep Tangri
    Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington St, PO Box 391, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    JAMA 305:1553-9. 2011
  5. doi Predialysis health, dialysis timing, and outcomes among older United States adults
    Deidra C Crews
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine
    J Am Soc Nephrol 25:370-9. 2014
  6. pmc Predictors of sudden cardiac death: a competing risk approach in the hemodialysis study
    Shani Shastri
    Division of Nephrology, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington Street, Box 391, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:123-30. 2012
  7. pmc Filtration markers may have prognostic value independent of glomerular filtration rate
    Navdeep Tangri
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 23:351-9. 2012
  8. pmc Predicting mortality in incident dialysis patients: an analysis of the United Kingdom Renal Registry
    Martin Wagner
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:894-902. 2011
  9. pmc Trends in anemia management in US hemodialysis patients 2004-2010
    Dana C Miskulin
    Division of Nephrology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Nephrol 14:264. 2013
  10. pmc Both patient and facility contribute to achieving the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' pay-for-performance target for dialysis adequacy
    Navdeep Tangri
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Seven Oaks General Hospital, University of Manitoba, 2PD 13 2300 McPhillips Street, Winnipeg MB, R2V3M3 Canada
    J Am Soc Nephrol 22:2296-302. 2011

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Lack of association of Klotho gene variants with valvular and vascular calcification in Caucasians: a candidate gene study of the Framingham Offspring Cohort
    Navdeep Tangri
    Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:3998-4002. 2011
    ..We performed a candidate gene study in the Framingham Offspring Cohort to evaluate the effect of KL-VS variant of the Klotho gene on valvular calcification...
  2. doi Changes in dietary protein intake has no effect on serum cystatin C levels independent of the glomerular filtration rate
    Navdeep Tangri
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Kidney Int 79:471-7. 2011
    ..Hence, cystatin C may allow more accurate estimates of GFR than creatinine for patients with reduced protein intake. Further study of other non-GFR determinants of cystatin C is needed before the widespread adoption...
  3. doi Effect of bone mineral guideline target achievement on mortality in incident dialysis patients: an analysis of the United Kingdom Renal Registry
    Navdeep Tangri
    Division of Nephrology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston MA 02111, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:415-21. 2011
    ..However, whether achievement of these targets improves survival is unknown...
  4. doi A predictive model for progression of chronic kidney disease to kidney failure
    Navdeep Tangri
    Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington St, PO Box 391, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    JAMA 305:1553-9. 2011
    ....
  5. doi Predialysis health, dialysis timing, and outcomes among older United States adults
    Deidra C Crews
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine
    J Am Soc Nephrol 25:370-9. 2014
    ..These findings do not support the common practice of early dialysis initiation in the United States. ..
  6. pmc Predictors of sudden cardiac death: a competing risk approach in the hemodialysis study
    Shani Shastri
    Division of Nephrology, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington Street, Box 391, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:123-30. 2012
    ..The study objective was to identify predictors associated with various causes of death in the Hemodialysis (HEMO) Study and to develop a prediction model for SCD using a competing risk approach...
  7. pmc Filtration markers may have prognostic value independent of glomerular filtration rate
    Navdeep Tangri
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 23:351-9. 2012
    ..trace protein and cystatin C seem to provide more consistent prognostic information than creatinine...
  8. pmc Predicting mortality in incident dialysis patients: an analysis of the United Kingdom Renal Registry
    Martin Wagner
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 57:894-902. 2011
    ..No prediction tool is used widely in current clinical practice. We aimed to predict long-term mortality in incident dialysis patients using easily obtainable variables...
  9. pmc Trends in anemia management in US hemodialysis patients 2004-2010
    Dana C Miskulin
    Division of Nephrology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Nephrol 14:264. 2013
    ..There have been major changes in the management of anemia in US hemodialysis patients in recent years. We sought to determine the influence of clinical trial results, safety regulations, and changes in reimbursement policy on practice...
  10. pmc Both patient and facility contribute to achieving the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' pay-for-performance target for dialysis adequacy
    Navdeep Tangri
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Seven Oaks General Hospital, University of Manitoba, 2PD 13 2300 McPhillips Street, Winnipeg MB, R2V3M3 Canada
    J Am Soc Nephrol 22:2296-302. 2011
    ..These data suggest that if adherence is not a modifiable patient characteristic, providers could be unfairly penalized for caring for these patients under current CMS policy. These penalties may have unintended consequences...
  11. pmc Variation in fistula use across dialysis facilities: is it explained by case-mix?
    Navdeep Tangri
    Division of Nephrology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:307-13. 2010
    ..This study aimed to determine the magnitude of the variability in AVF usage across dialysis facilities and the extent to which patient case-mix explains it...
  12. doi Determining factors that predict technique survival on peritoneal dialysis: application of regression and artificial neural network methods
    Navdeep Tangri
    Division of Nephrology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Mass, USA
    Nephron Clin Pract 118:c93-c100. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the factors that predict technique survival using artificial neural network (ANN) and logistic and Cox regression methods...
  13. doi β-Blockers for prevention of sudden cardiac death in patients on hemodialysis: a propensity score analysis of the HEMO Study
    Navdeep Tangri
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Seven Oaks General Hospital, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Kidney Dis 58:939-45. 2011
    ..Although the efficacy of β-blockers for the prevention of sudden cardiac death has been proven in the general population, little evidence exists in patients with kidney failure...
  14. doi Comparative Effectiveness of Early Versus Conventional Timing of Dialysis Initiation in Advanced CKD
    Deidra C Crews
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Md Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 63:806-15. 2014
    ..Previous observational studies examining outcomes associated with the timing of dialysis therapy initiation in the United States have often been limited by lead time and survivor bias...