Affiliation: Wright State University School of Medicine
- Tobacco and the pediatric chronic kidney disease populationAbiodun Omoloja
Department of Pediatrics, One Children s Plaza, Wright State University, Dayton, OH, 45404, USA
Pediatr Nephrol 30:235-43. 2015..This review discusses the prevalence of tobacco use and exposure in children with CKD, updates the reader on how tobacco affects the kidney, and presents intervention strategies relevant to this patient population. ..
- Secondhand smoke exposure is associated with proteinuria in children with chronic kidney diseaseAbiodun Omoloja
Department of Pediatrics, Wright State University, One Children s Plaza, Dayton, OH 45404, USA
Pediatr Nephrol 28:1243-51. 2013..In children, secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure has been associated with elevated blood pressure. There are no studies on the prevalence and effect of SHS exposure in CKD...
- Pediatric obesity at renal transplantation: a single center experienceAbiodun Omoloja
Department of Pediatrics, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45404 1815, USA
Pediatr Transplant 9:770-2. 2005..Obesity, particularly in younger individuals, was found to be prevalent at transplantation...
- Racial differences in pediatric renal transplantation-24-year single center experienceAbiodun Omoloja
Department of Pediatrics, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 98:154-7. 2006..Significant racial differences were noted in number of pre-emptive transplants, type of graft received, height at transplant and causes of ESRD...
- Cigarette smoking and second-hand smoking exposure in adolescents with chronic kidney disease: a study from the Midwest Pediatric Nephrology ConsortiumAbiodun Omoloja
Wright State University, Dayton OH, USA
Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:908-13. 2011..Using a survey document and urine cotinine, we sought to investigate prevalence of cigarette use and SHS in adolescents with CKD...
- Chronic kidney disease, pediatric nephrologists, and tobacco counseling: perceptions and practice patterns. A study from the Midwest Pediatric Nephrology ConsortiumKaren Bruner
Department of Pediatrics, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, OH, USA
J Pediatr 159:155-157.e1. 2011..Counseling was minimal for several reasons, thus increasing the risk for heart disease inherent in children with chronic kidney disease...
- Tobacco exposure in children and adolescents with chronic kidney disease: parental behavior and knowledge. A study from the Midwest Pediatric Nephrology ConsortiumAbiodun Omoloja
Wright State University, Dayton, OH, Rush Children s Hospital, Chicago, IL, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of Nephrology, Philadelphia, PA, University of Michigan, School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Division of Nephrology, Columbus, OH, and University of Kentucky Children s Hospital, Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Renal Transplantation, Lexington, KY, USA
Clin Nephrol 81:307-12. 2014..Due to a recent report of high incidence of SHS in children with CKD, we sought to investigate via questionnaire the smoking behaviors of caregivers of children with CKD...
- Racial differences in graft survival: a report from the North American Pediatric Renal Trials and Collaborative Studies (NAPRTCS)Abiodun Omoloja
Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:524-8. 2007..65; 95% confidence interval 1.46 to 1.86). Significant racial differences in kidney transplant outcomes exist among pediatric patients even after controlling for confounding factors...