Mahboob Rahman

Summary

Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The African American Study of Kidney Disease: do these results indicate that 140/90 mm hg is good enough?
    Mahboob Rahman
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 7:363-6. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Diurnal variation of blood pressure; reproducibility and association with left ventricular hypertrophy in hemodialysis patients
    Mahboob Rahman
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Blood Press Monit 10:25-32. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Patterns of antihypertensive medication use in hemodialysis patients
    Mahboob Rahman
    Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland and Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 61:1473-8. 2004
  4. pmc Long-term renal and cardiovascular outcomes in Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial (ALLHAT) participants by baseline estimated GFR
    Mahboob Rahman
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:989-1002. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular outcomes in high-risk hypertensive patients stratified by baseline glomerular filtration rate
    Mahboob Rahman
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:172-80. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Renal outcomes in high-risk hypertensive patients treated with an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor or a calcium channel blocker vs a diuretic: a report from the Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial (ALLHAT)
    Mahboob Rahman
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:936-46. 2005
  7. pmc Cardiovascular risk assessment: addition of CKD and race to the Framingham equation
    Paul E Drawz
    MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am Heart J 164:925-31.e2. 2012
  8. pmc Progression of kidney disease in moderately hypercholesterolemic, hypertensive patients randomized to pravastatin versus usual care: a report from the Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial (ALLHAT)
    Mahboob Rahman
    Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland Case Medical Center, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 52:412-24. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Electrocardiogram abnormalities and cardiovascular mortality in elderly patients with CKD
    Mirela Dobre
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:949-56. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical and serologic markers of periodontal infection and chronic kidney disease
    Monica A Fisher
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Periodontol 79:1670-8. 2008

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint The African American Study of Kidney Disease: do these results indicate that 140/90 mm hg is good enough?
    Mahboob Rahman
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 7:363-6. 2005
    ..Pending further clinical studies, current recommendations to target tight blood pressure control (< 130/80 mm Hg) in patients with CKD appear reasonable...
  2. ncbi request reprint Diurnal variation of blood pressure; reproducibility and association with left ventricular hypertrophy in hemodialysis patients
    Mahboob Rahman
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Blood Press Monit 10:25-32. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Patterns of antihypertensive medication use in hemodialysis patients
    Mahboob Rahman
    Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland and Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 61:1473-8. 2004
    ..Patterns of antihypertensive drug use in patients undergoing long-term hemodialysis therapy were studied...
  4. pmc Long-term renal and cardiovascular outcomes in Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial (ALLHAT) participants by baseline estimated GFR
    Mahboob Rahman
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:989-1002. 2012
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular outcomes in high-risk hypertensive patients stratified by baseline glomerular filtration rate
    Mahboob Rahman
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:172-80. 2006
    ..Chronic kidney disease is common in older patients with hypertension...
  6. ncbi request reprint Renal outcomes in high-risk hypertensive patients treated with an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor or a calcium channel blocker vs a diuretic: a report from the Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial (ALLHAT)
    Mahboob Rahman
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:936-46. 2005
    ....
  7. pmc Cardiovascular risk assessment: addition of CKD and race to the Framingham equation
    Paul E Drawz
    MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am Heart J 164:925-31.e2. 2012
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate whether the addition of CKD and race to the Framingham equation improves risk stratification in hypertensive patients...
  8. pmc Progression of kidney disease in moderately hypercholesterolemic, hypertensive patients randomized to pravastatin versus usual care: a report from the Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial (ALLHAT)
    Mahboob Rahman
    Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland Case Medical Center, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 52:412-24. 2008
    ..Dyslipidemia is common in patients with chronic kidney disease. The role of statin therapy in the progression of kidney disease is unclear...
  9. doi request reprint Electrocardiogram abnormalities and cardiovascular mortality in elderly patients with CKD
    Mirela Dobre
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:949-56. 2012
    ..Cardiovascular disease is the most common cause of death in CKD. This study evaluated whether electrocardiogram (ECG) abnormalities are predictors of cardiovascular death in CKD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical and serologic markers of periodontal infection and chronic kidney disease
    Monica A Fisher
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Periodontol 79:1670-8. 2008
    ..Chronic kidney disease and its concomitant sequelae represent a major public health problem. Recent data suggest periodontal infection contributes to chronic kidney disease...
  11. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure and progression of chronic kidney disease: importance of systolic, diastolic, or diurnal variation
    Evelyn Mentari
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland Cleveland VA Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 6:400-4. 2004
    ..Small, prospective studies have shown an association between loss of nocturnal blood pressure decline and outcomes, including microalbuminuria, accelerated kidney disease progression, and mortality...
  12. pmc Serum Bicarbonate and Structural and Functional Cardiac Abnormalities in Chronic Kidney Disease - A Report from the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort Study
    Mirela Dobre
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, University Hospital Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Nephrol 43:411-20. 2016
    ..This study aims to assess whether serum bicarbonate is independently associated with structural and functional cardiac abnormalities in CKD...
  13. pmc A trial of 2 strategies to reduce nocturnal blood pressure in blacks with chronic kidney disease
    Mahboob Rahman
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Hypertension 61:82-8. 2013
    ....
  14. pmc Blood pressure measurement: clinic, home, ambulatory, and beyond
    Paul E Drawz
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 60:449-62. 2012
    ..Finally, estimating central aortic pressures and pulse wave velocity are 2 of the newer methods for assessing blood pressure and hypertension-related target-organ damage...
  15. pmc Nighttime hospital blood pressure--a predictor of death, ESRD, and decline in GFR
    Paul E Drawz
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, Louis Stokes Cleveland Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Ren Fail 32:1036-43. 2010
    ..In conclusion, nighttime systolic BP in hospitalized patients is an independent predictor of important clinical outcomes such as a composite of death, ESRD, or a 50% decline in GFR...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sleep apnea in hemodialysis patients: risk factors and effect on survival
    Pushkar Argekar
    University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Hemodial Int 11:435-41. 2007
    ..Despite the presence of a strong association between sleep apnea and mortality in the general population, a similar association could not be demonstrated in ESRD patients with a high prevalence of this condition...
  17. doi request reprint Factors predicting erythropoietin resistance among maintenance hemodialysis patients
    Salman Mallick
    University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5048, USA
    Blood Purif 33:238-44. 2012
    ..Erythropoiesis-stimulating agent (ESA) resistance remains incompletely understood among hemodialysis (HD) patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure level and kidney disease progression: do we really need to go to 130/80 mm Hg?
    Bassam G Abu Jawdeh
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland OH 44106, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 11:363-7. 2009
    ..While we await the results of several ongoing and planned studies in this area, the current recommendations of a blood pressure goal less than 130/80 mm Hg appear reasonable...
  19. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure measurement in hemodialysis patients
    Andrew E Lazar
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Semin Dial 17:250-4. 2004
    ..It is important to standardize BP measurement in all hemodialysis units according to published guidelines to improve the management of hypertension. Future research studies should carefully validate the technique used to measure BP...
  20. ncbi request reprint Which drug should be used to treat patients with uncomplicated essential hypertension?
    Arash Rashidi
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 5401, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 15:303-8. 2006
    ..To review recent data and guidelines on selecting the initial antihypertensive drug...
  21. pmc Association between chronic kidney disease progression and cardiovascular disease: results from the CRIC Study
    Mahboob Rahman
    Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Nephrol 40:399-407. 2014
    ..We studied the association between prevalent CVD and the risk of progression of CKD among persons enrolled in a long-term observational study...
  22. pmc Fibroblast growth factor 23 is not associated with and does not induce arterial calcification
    Julia J Scialla
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Kidney Int 83:1159-68. 2013
    ..Thus, in contrast to serum phosphate, FGF23 is not associated with arterial calcification and does not promote calcification experimentally. Hence, phosphate and FGF23 promote cardiovascular disease through distinct mechanisms...
  23. pmc KDOQI US commentary on the 2012 KDIGO clinical practice guideline for management of blood pressure in CKD
    Sandra J Taler
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 62:201-13. 2013
    ..The expert panel thought the KDIGO recommendations were generally reasonable but lacking in sufficient evidence support and that additional studies are greatly needed. ..
  24. pmc Association of serum bicarbonate with risk of renal and cardiovascular outcomes in CKD: a report from the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) study
    Mirela Dobre
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, University Hospital Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center, Cleveland, OH Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 62:670-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate serum bicarbonate level as a risk factor for renal outcomes, cardiovascular events, and mortality in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Periodontal disease and other nontraditional risk factors for CKD
    Monica A Fisher
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4905, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:45-52. 2008
    ..Given the systemic inflammatory response to periodontal disease, we hypothesized that periodontal disease could be associated with chronic kidney disease...
  26. ncbi request reprint A comparison of standardized versus "usual" blood pressure measurements in hemodialysis patients
    Mahboob Rahman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 39:1226-30. 2002
    ..In light of these findings, efforts should be made to standardize blood pressure readings in hemodialysis units based on American Heart Association recommendations for blood pressure measurement...
  27. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of reduced glomerular filtration rate in older hypertensive patients and its association with cardiovascular disease: a report from the Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial
    Mahboob Rahman
    Division of Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:969-76. 2004
    ..The prevalence of reduced glomerular filtration rate (GFR) in older hypertensive patients and the relationship between level of GFR and cardiovascular disease (CVD) and its risk factors are not well known...
  28. ncbi request reprint Determinants of salt sensitivity in black and white normotensive and hypertensive women
    Jackson T Wright
    Department of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Louis Stokes Cleveland VAMC, 11100 Euclid Ave, RB and C 7311, Cleveland, OH 44106 5041, USA
    Hypertension 42:1087-92. 2003
    ..In AA but not in whites, SS is positively associated with Na+i, Ca2+i, and the ratios of Na+i to K+i and of Ca2+i to Mg2+i...
  29. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure among very low birth weight (<1.5 kg) young adults
    Maureen Hack
    Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Pediatr Res 58:677-84. 2005
    ..VLBW individuals, specifically female individuals, have a higher SBP than NBW control individuals. This is not explained by intrauterine growth failure...
  30. pmc Metabolic complications in elderly adults with chronic kidney disease
    Paul E Drawz
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:310-5. 2012
    ..To determine whether elderly adults with a low glomerular filtration rate (GFR) are at risk for anemia, hyperkalemia, acidosis, and hyperphosphatemia...
  31. ncbi request reprint Initial findings of the AASK: African Americans with hypertensive kidney disease benefit from an ACE inhibitor
    Mahboob Rahman
    Division of Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 70:304-5, 309-10, 312. 2003
    ..The African American Study of Kidney Disease and Hypertension (AASK) provides the first evidence of a beneficial effect of ACE inhibition on renal function in African American patients, in addition to excellent blood pressure control...
  32. doi request reprint The case for chronic kidney disease, diabetes mellitus, and myocardial infarction being equivalent risk factors for cardiovascular mortality in patients older than 65 years
    Arash Rashidi
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Metro Health Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Cardiol 102:1668-73. 2008
    ..Designation of CKD as a cardiovascular risk equivalent in patients >65 years of age appears justified...
  33. pmc Blood pressure and risk of all-cause mortality in advanced chronic kidney disease and hemodialysis: the chronic renal insufficiency cohort study
    Nisha Bansal
    From the Department of Medicine, Kidney Research Institute, University of Washington, Seattle N B Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology C E M and Medicine C y H, University of California, San Francisco Department of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH M R, J W National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD J W K Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics A H A, Biostatistics D X, and Medicine R R T, M C, R K, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, IL C M L Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research, Oakland A S G Department of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor A O and Department of Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA A A, E L
    Hypertension 65:93-100. 2015
    ..14-1.40] per every 10 mm Hg increase). In conclusion, more efforts should be made to obtain out-of-dialysis-unit SBP, which may merit more consideration as a target for clinical management and in interventional trials...
  34. doi request reprint Treatment-resistant hypertension and the incidence of cardiovascular disease and end-stage renal disease: results from the Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial (ALLHAT)
    Paul Muntner
    From the Department of Epidemiology P M and Cardiovascular Disease D A C, University of Alabama at Birmingham Coordinating Center for Clinical Trials, The University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston B R D, S L P Preventive Medicine Section, Memphis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, TN W C C Cardiovascular Outcomes Group, New York University School of Medicine S B New York University Langone Medical Center H R B Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ J B K Clinical Trials Services Unit, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle J L P Global Public Health, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA P K W Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH M R and Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Administration Medical Center, Cleveland, OH M R
    Hypertension 64:1012-21. 2014
    ..These results demonstrate that aTRH increases the risk for cardiovascular disease and end-stage renal disease. Studies are needed to identify approaches to prevent aTRH and reduce risk for adverse outcomes among individuals with aTRH. ..
  35. doi request reprint Nocturnal medications dosing: does it really make a difference in blood pressure control among patients with chronic kidney disease?
    Salman Rasheed Mallick
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5048, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 14:449-54. 2012
    ..Further studies are needed to evaluate long-term renal outcomes of evening dosing in patients with nocturnal hypertension and chronic kidney disease...
  36. pmc The renal transcriptome of db/db mice identifies putative urinary biomarker proteins in patients with type 2 diabetes: a pilot study
    Michael S Simonson
    Case Western Reserve University, 2109 Adelbert Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 302:F820-9. 2012
    ..These results suggest that gene expression profiling in diabetic mouse kidney can complement existing proteomic-based approaches for renal biomarker discovery in humans...
  37. doi request reprint Home blood pressure monitoring in clinical practice: a review
    Salman Mallick
    Department of Medicine, St Vincent s Charity Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Med 122:803-10. 2009
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring: an argument for wider clinical use
    Aparna Padiyar
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 74:831-8. 2007
    ..It may help in therapeutic decision-making and save money in the long term...
  39. pmc Current status of bicarbonate in CKD
    Mirela Dobre
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospital Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
    J Am Soc Nephrol 26:515-23. 2015
    ..We discuss the role of alkali supplementation in CKD as it relates to retarding kidney disease progression, improving metabolic and musculoskeletal complications. ..
  40. pmc Relation of serum lipids and lipoproteins with progression of CKD: The CRIC study
    Mahboob Rahman
    Department of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 9:1190-8. 2014
    ..Hyperlipidemia is common in patients with CKD. The objective of this study was to evaluate whether measures of plasma lipids and lipoproteins predict progression of kidney disease in patients with CKD...
  41. ncbi request reprint Acute kidney injury: a guide to diagnosis and management
    Mahboob Rahman
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am Fam Physician 86:631-9. 2012
    ..Team-based approaches for prevention, early diagnosis, and aggressive management are critical for improving outcomes...
  42. ncbi request reprint Should reducing nocturnal blood pressure be a therapeutic target in CKD? The time is ripe for a clinical outcomes trial
    Mahboob Rahman
    Am J Kidney Dis 50:901-3. 2007
  43. pmc Long-term effects of renin-angiotensin system-blocking therapy and a low blood pressure goal on progression of hypertensive chronic kidney disease in African Americans
    Lawrence J Appel
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins Institutions, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:832-9. 2008
    ..A low blood pressure (BP) goal (BP, <130/80 mm Hg) is also recommended. The objective of this study was to determine the long-term effects of currently recommended BP therapy in 1094 African Americans with hypertensive CKD...
  44. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the modification of diet in renal disease study equation in a large diverse population
    Lesley A Stevens
    Division of Nephrology, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington Street, Box 391, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 18:2749-57. 2007
    ..73 m(2). In individual patients, interpretation of GFR estimates near 60 ml/min per 1.73 m(2) should be interpreted with caution to avoid misclassification of chronic kidney disease in the context of the clinical setting...
  45. pmc A comparison of change in measured and estimated glomerular filtration rate in patients with nondiabetic kidney disease
    Dawei Xie
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:1332-8. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to examine the concordance between use of measured GFR (mGFR) and estimated GFR (eGFR) in tracking changes in kidney function over time among patients with moderately severe chronic kidney disease...
  46. ncbi request reprint The Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study: Design and Methods
    Harold I Feldman
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:S148-53. 2003
    ..Insights from CRIC should lead to the formulation of hypotheses regarding therapy that will serve as the basis for targeted interventional trials focused on reducing the burden of CRI and CVD...
  47. ncbi request reprint Re: Hawkins RG, Houston MC Is population-wide diuretic use directly associated with the incidence of end-stage renal disease in the United States? A hypothesis. Am J Hypertens. 2005 Jun;18(6):744-9
    Mahboob Rahman
    Am J Hypertens 19:656-7. 2006