Rudolph A Rodriguez

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Geography matters: relationships among urban residential segregation, dialysis facilities, and patient outcomes
    Rudolph A Rodriguez
    San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:493-501. 2007
  2. pmc White/black racial differences in risk of end-stage renal disease and death
    Andy I Choi
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center and University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Am J Med 122:672-8. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Low rates of antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected patients with chronic kidney disease
    Andy I Choi
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1633-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Postoperative mortality after nontraumatic lower extremity amputation in patients with renal insufficiency
    ANN M O'HARE
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco VAMC, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:427-34. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in end-stage renal disease rates in HIV infection versus diabetes
    Andy I Choi
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 18:2968-74. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of hepatitis C seropositivity with increased risk for developing end-stage renal disease
    Judith I Tsui
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, and San Francisco General Hospital, CA 94124, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1271-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Low ankle-brachial index associated with rise in creatinine level over time: results from the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    ANN M O'HARE
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1481-5. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Determinants of survival among HIV-infected chronic dialysis patients
    Rudolph A Rodriguez
    University of Califirnia Renal Center, Building 100, Room 350 box 1341, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:1307-13. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Creatinine levels among Mexican Americans, Puerto Ricans, and Cuban Americans in the Hispanic Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Rudolph A Rodriguez
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California, USA
    Kidney Int 66:2368-73. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of renal insufficiency on short-term morbidity and mortality after lower extremity revascularization: data from the Department of Veterans Affairs' National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
    ANN M O'HARE
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco VA Medical Center, 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:1287-95. 2003

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Geography matters: relationships among urban residential segregation, dialysis facilities, and patient outcomes
    Rudolph A Rodriguez
    San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:493-501. 2007
    ..However, the impact of residential segregation by race-a prominent feature of many U.S. cities--on outcomes of patients receiving dialysis and on facility performance has not been evaluated...
  2. pmc White/black racial differences in risk of end-stage renal disease and death
    Andy I Choi
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center and University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Am J Med 122:672-8. 2009
    ..Understanding the natural history of racial differences in kidney disease may help guide efforts to reduce disparities...
  3. doi request reprint Low rates of antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected patients with chronic kidney disease
    Andy I Choi
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1633-9. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Postoperative mortality after nontraumatic lower extremity amputation in patients with renal insufficiency
    ANN M O'HARE
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco VAMC, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:427-34. 2004
    ..This finding highlights the need for a targeted approach to improving the care of patients with renal insufficiency undergoing lower extremity amputation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in end-stage renal disease rates in HIV infection versus diabetes
    Andy I Choi
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 18:2968-74. 2007
    ..HIV and diabetes carry a similar risk of ESRD among black patients, highlighting the importance of developing strategies to prevent and treat renal disease among HIV-infected black individuals...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of hepatitis C seropositivity with increased risk for developing end-stage renal disease
    Judith I Tsui
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, and San Francisco General Hospital, CA 94124, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1271-6. 2007
    ..We undertook this study to determine whether having a positive HCV test result was associated with an increased risk for developing treated end-stage renal disease (ESRD)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Low ankle-brachial index associated with rise in creatinine level over time: results from the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    ANN M O'HARE
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1481-5. 2005
    ..A low ankle-brachial index (ABI) predicts risk of cardiovascular death, myocardial infarction, peripheral arterial disease events, and stroke. However, it is unknown whether a low ABI also predicts a decline in renal function...
  8. ncbi request reprint Determinants of survival among HIV-infected chronic dialysis patients
    Rudolph A Rodriguez
    University of Califirnia Renal Center, Building 100, Room 350 box 1341, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:1307-13. 2003
    ..Although this may partly reflect confounding by race, injection drug use and HCV co-infection, future attempts to improve survival among HIV-infected dialysis patients should focus on barriers to the effective use of HAART in this group...
  9. ncbi request reprint Creatinine levels among Mexican Americans, Puerto Ricans, and Cuban Americans in the Hispanic Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Rudolph A Rodriguez
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California, USA
    Kidney Int 66:2368-73. 2004
    ..Although Latinos constitute the largest and fastest growing minority group in the United States, little is known about the prevalence of renal disease among different Latino subgroups...
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of renal insufficiency on short-term morbidity and mortality after lower extremity revascularization: data from the Department of Veterans Affairs' National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
    ANN M O'HARE
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco VA Medical Center, 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:1287-95. 2003
    ..Further studies are needed to explore reasons for the higher rate of limb-threatening infection in patients with renal insufficiency undergoing revascularization...
  11. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the management of chronic kidney disease in HIV-infected patients: recommendations of the HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
    Samir K Gupta
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1559-85. 2005
  12. ncbi request reprint Interpretation of serologic tests in an HIV-infected patient with kidney disease
    German T Hernandez
    Texas Tech Health Sciences Center at El Paso, Department of Internal Medicine, 4800 Alberta Avenue, El Paso, TX 79905, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Nephrol 2:708-12. 2006
    ..Serologic testing revealed the presence of anti-glomerular basement membrane antibodies and equivocal levels of anti-myeloperoxidase antibodies...
  13. ncbi request reprint Editorial comment: effect of HAART on HIVAN--what can the clinician expect?
    Rudolph A Rodriguez
    AIDS Read 14:446-7. 2004
  14. ncbi request reprint Association between serum ferritin and measures of inflammation, nutrition and iron in haemodialysis patients
    Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, University of California Los Angeles, 1000 West Carson Street, Torrance, CA 90509 2910, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:141-9. 2004
    ..We hypothesized that such non-iron-related factors as elements of the malnutrition-inflammation complex syndrome (MICS) may increase serum ferritin concentration independently of iron status...