M L Melamed

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Combined percutaneous mechanical and chemical thrombectomy for renal vein thrombosis in kidney transplant recipients
    Michal L Melamed
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:621-6. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Changes in serum calcium, phosphate, and PTH and the risk of death in incident dialysis patients: a longitudinal study
    M L Melamed
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Kidney Int 70:351-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for renal failure among 72 consecutive patients with rhabdomyolysis related to illicit drug use
    Derek M Fine
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Am J Med 117:607-10. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D and cardiovascular disease risk
    Erin D Michos
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 11:7-12. 2008
  5. pmc 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and the risk of mortality in the general population
    Michal L Melamed
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Ullmann 615, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1629-37. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Racial disparities in the optimal delivery of chronic kidney disease care
    Neil R Powe
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 2024 East Monument Street, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Med Clin North Am 89:475-88. 2005
  7. pmc Relationship of impaired olfactory function in ESRD to malnutrition and retained uremic molecules
    Amanda C Raff
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 52:102-10. 2008
  8. pmc Phosphate levels and blood pressure in incident hemodialysis patients: a longitudinal study
    Cindy Xin Huang
    Johns Hopkins Sinai Hospital Program in Internal Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 15:321-31. 2008
  9. pmc Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and the prevalence of peripheral arterial disease: results from NHANES 2001 to 2004
    Michal L Melamed
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:1179-85. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Staging of chronic kidney disease: time for a course correction
    Carolyn Bauer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 19:844-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Combined percutaneous mechanical and chemical thrombectomy for renal vein thrombosis in kidney transplant recipients
    Michal L Melamed
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:621-6. 2005
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  2. ncbi request reprint Changes in serum calcium, phosphate, and PTH and the risk of death in incident dialysis patients: a longitudinal study
    M L Melamed
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Kidney Int 70:351-7. 2006
    ..Promising new interventions need to be rigorously tested in clinical trials for their ability to achieve normalization of bone mineral parameters and reduce deaths of dialysis patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for renal failure among 72 consecutive patients with rhabdomyolysis related to illicit drug use
    Derek M Fine
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Am J Med 117:607-10. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D and cardiovascular disease risk
    Erin D Michos
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 11:7-12. 2008
    ..25-Hydroxyvitamin D deficiency has been identified as a potential novel cardiovascular disease risk factor. This review outlines what is known about the association of 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and cardiovascular disease risk...
  5. pmc 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and the risk of mortality in the general population
    Michal L Melamed
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Ullmann 615, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1629-37. 2008
    ..However, whether low serum 25(OH)D levels are associated with mortality in the general population is unknown...
  6. ncbi request reprint Racial disparities in the optimal delivery of chronic kidney disease care
    Neil R Powe
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 2024 East Monument Street, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Med Clin North Am 89:475-88. 2005
    ....
  7. pmc Relationship of impaired olfactory function in ESRD to malnutrition and retained uremic molecules
    Amanda C Raff
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 52:102-10. 2008
    ..This study examines the relationship of impaired olfactory function to malnutrition and levels of the retained uremic solutes monomethylamine, ethylamine, indoxyl sulfate, and P-cresol sulfate...
  8. pmc Phosphate levels and blood pressure in incident hemodialysis patients: a longitudinal study
    Cindy Xin Huang
    Johns Hopkins Sinai Hospital Program in Internal Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 15:321-31. 2008
    ..The effect of rigorous control of serum phosphate levels on arterial stiffness and blood pressure should be studied in clinical trials...
  9. pmc Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and the prevalence of peripheral arterial disease: results from NHANES 2001 to 2004
    Michal L Melamed
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:1179-85. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the association between 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) levels and the prevalence of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) in the general United States population...
  10. doi request reprint Staging of chronic kidney disease: time for a course correction
    Carolyn Bauer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 19:844-6. 2008
    ..These changes would allow identification and treatment of clinically relevant disease and avoidance of what can seem exaggerated prevalence estimates...
  11. pmc Serum phosphate levels and risk of infection in incident dialysis patients
    Laura C Plantinga
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:1398-406. 2008
    ..Hyperphosphatemia is highly prevalent in dialysis patients and may be associated with immune dysfunction. The association of serum phosphate level with infection remains largely unexamined...
  12. ncbi request reprint Statin use and sepsis events [corrected] in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Rajesh Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    JAMA 297:1455-64. 2007
    ..Patients with chronic kidney disease are at high risk for sepsis and sepsis-related mortality...
  13. ncbi request reprint Third-generation parathyroid hormone assays and all-cause mortality in incident dialysis patients: the CHOICE study
    Michal L Melamed
    Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:1650-8. 2008
    ..There has been controversy about the utility of new third-generation parathyroid hormone (PTH) assays measuring only 1-84 PTH, with few large studies comparing second- and third-generation PTH measurements in patients with ESRD...
  14. doi request reprint eGFR: is it ready for early identification of CKD?
    Michal L Melamed
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:1569-72. 2008
    ..Reporting of eGFR is only one tool in attempting to rectify this latter problem. Nephrologists need to educate patients and their primary care colleagues in the use of this tool...
  15. ncbi request reprint Moderate chronic kidney disease and cognitive function in adults 20 to 59 years of age: Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)
    Susan M Hailpern
    Department of Epidemiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Belfer 1006A, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 18:2205-13. 2007
    ..73 m(2), was significantly associated with poorer performance in visual attention and learning/concentration...