Ana C Ricardo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Adherence to a healthy lifestyle and all-cause mortality in CKD
    Ana C Ricardo
    Department of Medicine, ivision of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 8:602-9. 2013
  2. pmc Validation of the Kidney Disease Quality of Life Short Form 36 (KDQOL-36) US Spanish and English versions in a cohort of Hispanics with chronic kidney disease
    Ana C Ricardo
    Department of Medicine, Section of Nephrology, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Ethn Dis 23:202-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms and chronic kidney disease: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2005-2006
    Ana C Ricardo
    Medicine Nephrology, University of Illinois, 820 S Wood Street M C 793, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 42:1063-8. 2010
  4. pmc Chronic kidney disease in United States Hispanics: a growing public health problem
    Claudia M Lora
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Medicine, Section of Nephrology, Chicago, IL 60612 7315, USA
    Ethn Dis 19:466-72. 2009
  5. pmc CKD in Hispanics: Baseline characteristics from the CRIC (Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort) and Hispanic-CRIC Studies
    Michael J Fischer
    Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 58:214-27. 2011
  6. pmc Cardiovascular disease among hispanics and non-hispanics in the chronic renal insufficiency cohort (CRIC) study
    Ana C Ricardo
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2121-31. 2011
  7. pmc Illicit drug use, hypertension, and chronic kidney disease in the US adult population
    Sanjeev K Akkina
    Medicine Nephrology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7315, USA
    Transl Res 160:391-8. 2012
  8. pmc Recruitment of Hispanics into an observational study of chronic kidney disease: the Hispanic Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort Study experience
    Claudia M Lora
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:1238-44. 2012
  9. pmc Sleep disturbances as nontraditional risk factors for development and progression of CKD: review of the evidence
    Nicolas F Turek
    Sleep, Metabolism and Health Center, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7315, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 60:823-33. 2012
  10. pmc Fibroblast growth factor 23 and Inflammation in CKD
    Jair Munoz Mendoza
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:1155-62. 2012

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Adherence to a healthy lifestyle and all-cause mortality in CKD
    Ana C Ricardo
    Department of Medicine, ivision of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 8:602-9. 2013
    ..Among general populations, a healthy lifestyle has been associated with lower risk of death. This study evaluated this association in individuals with CKD...
  2. pmc Validation of the Kidney Disease Quality of Life Short Form 36 (KDQOL-36) US Spanish and English versions in a cohort of Hispanics with chronic kidney disease
    Ana C Ricardo
    Department of Medicine, Section of Nephrology, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Ethn Dis 23:202-9. 2013
    ..Evaluate the reliability and validity of the Kidney Disease Quality of Life Short Form 36 (KDQOL-36) in Hispanics with mild-to-moderate chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  3. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms and chronic kidney disease: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2005-2006
    Ana C Ricardo
    Medicine Nephrology, University of Illinois, 820 S Wood Street M C 793, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 42:1063-8. 2010
    ..However, its relationship with earlier stages of chronic kidney disease (CKD) is less well known. In this study, we examined the association between depressive symptoms and CKD...
  4. pmc Chronic kidney disease in United States Hispanics: a growing public health problem
    Claudia M Lora
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Medicine, Section of Nephrology, Chicago, IL 60612 7315, USA
    Ethn Dis 19:466-72. 2009
    ..We review the epidemiology of CKD in US Hispanics, identify the factors that may be responsible for this growing health problem, and suggest gaps in our understanding which are suitable for future investigation...
  5. pmc CKD in Hispanics: Baseline characteristics from the CRIC (Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort) and Hispanic-CRIC Studies
    Michael J Fischer
    Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 58:214-27. 2011
    ..We compared baseline characteristics of Hispanic participants in the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) and Hispanic-CRIC (H-CRIC) Studies with non-Hispanic CRIC participants...
  6. pmc Cardiovascular disease among hispanics and non-hispanics in the chronic renal insufficiency cohort (CRIC) study
    Ana C Ricardo
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2121-31. 2011
    ..Hispanics are the largest minority group in the United States. The leading cause of death in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) is cardiovascular disease (CVD), yet little is known about its prevalence among Hispanics with CKD...
  7. pmc Illicit drug use, hypertension, and chronic kidney disease in the US adult population
    Sanjeev K Akkina
    Medicine Nephrology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7315, USA
    Transl Res 160:391-8. 2012
    ..54), especially when used more during a lifetime (6-49 times; OR, 1.42; CI, 1.06-1.91). In a representative sample of the US population, illicit drug use was not associated with CKD, but cocaine users were more likely to have elevated BP...
  8. pmc Recruitment of Hispanics into an observational study of chronic kidney disease: the Hispanic Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort Study experience
    Claudia M Lora
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:1238-44. 2012
    ..9% to 71.4%). A strategy focused on primary care and nephrology clinics and the use of bilingual recruiters allowed us to overcome barriers to the recruitment of Hispanics with CKD...
  9. pmc Sleep disturbances as nontraditional risk factors for development and progression of CKD: review of the evidence
    Nicolas F Turek
    Sleep, Metabolism and Health Center, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7315, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 60:823-33. 2012
    ..Sleep disturbances therefore may represent a novel risk factor for the development and progression of CKD. Optimizing sleep duration and quality and treating sleep disorders may reduce the severity and delay the progression of CKD...
  10. pmc Fibroblast growth factor 23 and Inflammation in CKD
    Jair Munoz Mendoza
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:1155-62. 2012
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that FGF23 is independently associated with inflammation in CKD...
  11. pmc Association of census tract-level socioeconomic status with disparities in prostate cancer-specific survival
    Vincent L Freeman
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:2150-9. 2011
    ..We analyzed whether census tract-level socioeconomic status (SES) at diagnosis is a prognostic factor in men with prostate cancer and helps explain racial/ethnic disparities in survival...