Affiliation: University of California
- Being overweight modifies the association between cardiovascular risk factors and microalbuminuria in adolescentsStephanie Nguyen
Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
Pediatrics 121:37-45. 2008..The goal was to determine the association between cardiovascular risk factors and microalbuminuria in a nationally representative sample of adolescents and to determine whether being overweight modifies this association...
- Sugar-sweetened beverages, serum uric acid, and blood pressure in adolescentsStephanie Nguyen
Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
J Pediatr 154:807-13. 2009..To evaluate whether sugar-sweetened beverage consumption, a significant source of dietary fructose, is associated with higher serum uric acid levels and blood pressure in adolescents...
- Wait list status of pediatric dialysis patients in North AmericaStephanie Nguyen
University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Pediatr Transplant 15:376-83. 2011..The reason most often cited for not listing was medical reason for young infants and that the transplant workup was pending for girls. Further study is needed to identify barriers to wait list registration...
- Excess weight as a risk factor for kidney failureStephanie Nguyen
Division of Pediatric Nephrology bDivision of Nephrology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 16:71-6. 2007..We review recent epidemiological evidence that excess weight is an important risk factor for chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease...