Manjula Kurella

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Chronic kidney disease and cognitive impairment in the elderly: the health, aging, and body composition study
    Manjula Kurella
    Division of Nephrology, University of California San Francisco, Laurel Heights, 3333 California Street, Suite 430, San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:2127-33. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Kidney Disease Quality of Life (KDQOL) cognitive function subscale
    Manjula Kurella
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94118 1211, USA
    Kidney Int 66:2361-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Self-assessed sleep quality in chronic kidney disease
    Manjula Kurella
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine Research, Moffitt Long Hospitals, UCSF Mt Zion Medical Center, University of California San Francisco, UCSF Laurel Heights Suite 430, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 37:159-65. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic kidney disease and cognitive impairment in menopausal women
    Manjula Kurella
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Nephrology, University of California San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 45:66-76. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome and chronic kidney disease
    Carmen A Peralta
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 15:361-5. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlates and outcomes of dementia among dialysis patients: the Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study
    Manjula Kurella
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:2543-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Frequent hemodialysis and psychosocial function
    Manjula Kurella
    Division of Nephrology, Moffitt Long Hospitals, San Francisco, California, USA
    Semin Dial 18:132-6. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and the risk for chronic kidney disease among nondiabetic adults
    Manjula Kurella
    University of California San Francisco, Department of Nephrology, Laurel Heights, 3333 California Street, Suite 430, San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:2134-40. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment in chronic kidney disease
    Manjula Kurella
    Divison of Nephrology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1863-9. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Octogenarians and nonagenarians starting dialysis in the United States
    Manjula Kurella
    Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:177-83. 2007

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Chronic kidney disease and cognitive impairment in the elderly: the health, aging, and body composition study
    Manjula Kurella
    Division of Nephrology, University of California San Francisco, Laurel Heights, 3333 California Street, Suite 430, San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:2127-33. 2005
    ..Studies aimed at understanding the mechanism(s) responsible for cognitive impairment in CKD and efforts to interrupt this decline are warranted...
  2. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Kidney Disease Quality of Life (KDQOL) cognitive function subscale
    Manjula Kurella
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94118 1211, USA
    Kidney Int 66:2361-7. 2004
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the validity of the Kidney Disease Quality of Life Cognitive Function scale (KDQOL-CF) for the assessment of cognitive impairment in persons with kidney disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint Self-assessed sleep quality in chronic kidney disease
    Manjula Kurella
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine Research, Moffitt Long Hospitals, UCSF Mt Zion Medical Center, University of California San Francisco, UCSF Laurel Heights Suite 430, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 37:159-65. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic kidney disease and cognitive impairment in menopausal women
    Manjula Kurella
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Nephrology, University of California San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 45:66-76. 2005
    ..Although end-stage renal disease has been associated with cognitive impairment, the relation between lesser degrees of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and cognitive impairment is less well understood...
  5. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome and chronic kidney disease
    Carmen A Peralta
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 15:361-5. 2006
    ..Over the past decade, the metabolic syndrome has emerged as a critically important risk factor for cardiovascular disease...
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlates and outcomes of dementia among dialysis patients: the Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study
    Manjula Kurella
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:2543-8. 2006
    ..The goals of this study were to determine the prevalence, correlates and dialysis-related outcomes of dementia in an international sample of haemodialysis patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Frequent hemodialysis and psychosocial function
    Manjula Kurella
    Division of Nephrology, Moffitt Long Hospitals, San Francisco, California, USA
    Semin Dial 18:132-6. 2005
    ..This article reviews the current literature focusing on psychosocial and HRQOL effects of frequent HD and suggests future directions for research in this important area...
  8. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and the risk for chronic kidney disease among nondiabetic adults
    Manjula Kurella
    University of California San Francisco, Department of Nephrology, Laurel Heights, 3333 California Street, Suite 430, San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:2134-40. 2005
    ..24 (95% CI, 1.01 to 1.51). The metabolic syndrome is independently associated with an increased risk for incident CKD in nondiabetic adults...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment in chronic kidney disease
    Manjula Kurella
    Divison of Nephrology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1863-9. 2004
    ..To assess the prevalence of cognitive impairment in persons with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and its relation to the severity of CKD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Octogenarians and nonagenarians starting dialysis in the United States
    Manjula Kurella
    Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:177-83. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Dialysis session length ("t") as a determinant of the adequacy of dialysis
    Manjula Kurella
    Division of Nephrology, Moffitt Long Hospitals and UCSF Mt Zion Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Semin Nephrol 25:90-5. 2005
    ..Future studies should evaluate hemodialysis session length independent of efficiency, and should consider the evaluation of dose by using other clearance parameters and the adequacy of ultrafiltration in addition to solute kinetics...
  12. ncbi request reprint Suicide in the United States end-stage renal disease program
    Manjula Kurella
    Department of Medicine Research, University of California San Francisco, Laurel Heights, 3333 California Street, Suite 430, San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:774-81. 2005
    ..Although relatively rare, risk assessment can be used to identify patients for whom counseling and other interventions might be beneficial...
  13. ncbi request reprint Physical and sexual function in women with chronic kidney disease
    Manjula Kurella
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 43:868-76. 2004
    ..Cross-sectional studies suggest an association between functional status and chronic kidney disease (CKD). Whether physical function deteriorates with progression of CKD is unknown...
  14. ncbi request reprint Analgesia in patients with ESRD: a review of available evidence
    Manjula Kurella
    Division of Nephrology, Moffitt Long Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118 1211, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 42:217-28. 2003
    ..Determining an optimal approach to the control of pain in patients with advanced CKD and ESRD will require additional research...
  15. ncbi request reprint Systemic inflammatory markers, periodontal diseases, and periodontal infections in an elderly population
    Walter A Bretz
    Division of Pediatric and Developmental Science, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1532-7. 2005
    ..To study the levels of systemic markers for inflammation with parameters of periodontal diseases in older people...

Research Grants1