Vanessa Grubbs

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and early kidney function decline in young adults: a longitudinal analysis of the CARDIA (Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults) study
    Vanessa Grubbs
    University of California, San Francisco, CA Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 63:590-7. 2014
  2. pmc Americans' use of dietary supplements that are potentially harmful in CKD
    Vanessa Grubbs
    Division of Nephrology, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 61:739-47. 2013
  3. pmc Medicare immunosuppressant coverage and access to kidney transplantation: a retrospective national cohort study
    Vanessa Grubbs
    Division of Nephrology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:254. 2012
  4. pmc Chronic kidney disease and use of dental services in a United States public healthcare system: a retrospective cohort study
    Vanessa Grubbs
    San Francisco General Hospital, Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:16. 2012
  5. pmc Vulnerable populations and the association between periodontal and chronic kidney disease
    Vanessa Grubbs
    Division of Nephrology, University of California San Francisco San Francisco General Hospital Renal Center, Box 1341, 1001 Potrero Avenue, Building 100, Room 342, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:711-7. 2011
  6. pmc Health literacy and access to kidney transplantation
    Vanessa Grubbs
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0532, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 4:195-200. 2009
  7. pmc Estimated kidney function based on serum cystatin C and risk of subsequent coronary artery calcium in young and middle-aged adults with preserved kidney function: results from the CARDIA study
    Nisha Bansal
    Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Francisco, 521 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0532, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 178:410-7. 2013
  8. pmc Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use among persons with chronic kidney disease in the United States
    Laura Plantinga
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:423-30. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Effect of food insecurity on chronic kidney disease in lower-income Americans
    Deidra C Crews
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Nephrol 39:27-35. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Good for harvest, bad for planting
    Vanessa Grubbs
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:232-7. 2007

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and early kidney function decline in young adults: a longitudinal analysis of the CARDIA (Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults) study
    Vanessa Grubbs
    University of California, San Francisco, CA Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 63:590-7. 2014
    ..We sought to examine the association of body mass index (BMI) with kidney function decline in a cohort of young adults with preserved glomerular filtration at baseline...
  2. pmc Americans' use of dietary supplements that are potentially harmful in CKD
    Vanessa Grubbs
    Division of Nephrology, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 61:739-47. 2013
    ..The prevalence in the United States of dietary supplement use that may be harmful to those with chronic kidney disease (CKD) is unknown. We sought to characterize potentially harmful supplement use by individual CKD status...
  3. pmc Medicare immunosuppressant coverage and access to kidney transplantation: a retrospective national cohort study
    Vanessa Grubbs
    Division of Nephrology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:254. 2012
    ..We sought to examine access to waitlisting for kidney transplantation in a cohort spanning this policy change...
  4. pmc Chronic kidney disease and use of dental services in a United States public healthcare system: a retrospective cohort study
    Vanessa Grubbs
    San Francisco General Hospital, Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:16. 2012
    ..Access to dental care may be limited in the US public health system...
  5. pmc Vulnerable populations and the association between periodontal and chronic kidney disease
    Vanessa Grubbs
    Division of Nephrology, University of California San Francisco San Francisco General Hospital Renal Center, Box 1341, 1001 Potrero Avenue, Building 100, Room 342, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:711-7. 2011
    ..Recent studies suggest an overall association between chronic kidney disease (CKD) and periodontal disease, but it is unknown whether this association is similar across various subpopulations...
  6. pmc Health literacy and access to kidney transplantation
    Vanessa Grubbs
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0532, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 4:195-200. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that inadequate health literacy in a hemodialysis population is common and is associated with poorer access to kidney transplant wait-lists...
  7. pmc Estimated kidney function based on serum cystatin C and risk of subsequent coronary artery calcium in young and middle-aged adults with preserved kidney function: results from the CARDIA study
    Nisha Bansal
    Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Francisco, 521 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0532, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 178:410-7. 2013
    ..01) in adjusted models. In conclusion, among young and middle-aged adults with eGFRcys greater than 60 mL/min/1.73 m(2), annual decline in eGFRcys is an independent risk factor for subsequent CAC. ..
  8. pmc Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use among persons with chronic kidney disease in the United States
    Laura Plantinga
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:423-30. 2011
    ..Because avoidance of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) is recommended for most individuals with chronic kidney disease (CKD), we sought to characterize patterns of NSAID use among persons with CKD in the United States...
  9. doi request reprint Effect of food insecurity on chronic kidney disease in lower-income Americans
    Deidra C Crews
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Nephrol 39:27-35. 2014
    ..We examined whether food insecurity is associated with prevalent CKD among lower-income individuals in both the general US adult population and an urban population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Good for harvest, bad for planting
    Vanessa Grubbs
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:232-7. 2007
  11. pmc Chronic kidney disease and cognitive function in older adults: findings from the chronic renal insufficiency cohort cognitive study
    Kristine Yaffe
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:338-45. 2010
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  12. ncbi request reprint Health status as a potential mediator of the association between hemodialysis vascular access and mortality
    Vanessa Grubbs
    Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 29:892-8. 2014
    ..It is unknown whether the selection of healthier patients for arteriovenous fistula (AVF) placement explains higher observed catheter-associated mortality among elderly hemodialysis patients...
  13. pmc Acute myocardial infarction length of stay and hospital mortality are not associated with language preference
    Vanessa Grubbs
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:190-4. 2008
    ..Language barriers between patients and providers may influence the process and quality of care...