Ronit Katz

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Association of kidney function with inflammatory and procoagulant markers in a diverse cohort: a cross-sectional analysis from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Christopher Keller
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BMC Nephrol 9:9. 2008
  2. pmc Relationship of metabolic syndrome with incident aortic valve calcium and aortic valve calcium progression: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Ronit Katz
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Diabetes 58:813-9. 2009
  3. pmc Aortic valve calcium independently predicts coronary and cardiovascular events in a primary prevention population
    David S Owens
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 6422, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 5:619-25. 2012
  4. pmc Obesity and change in estimated GFR among older adults
    Ian H De Boer
    Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 54:1043-51. 2009
  5. pmc Vitamin D, parathyroid hormone, and cardiovascular events among older adults
    Bryan Kestenbaum
    Kidney Research Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:1433-41. 2011
  6. pmc Age-modification of lipoprotein, lipid, and lipoprotein ratio-associated risk for coronary artery calcium (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [MESA])
    Pathmaja Paramsothy
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Cardiol 105:352-8. 2010
  7. pmc Incidence and progression of aortic valve calcium in the Multi-ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    David S Owens
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Cardiol 105:701-8. 2010
  8. pmc Insulin resistance, cystatin C, and mortality among older adults
    Ian H De Boer
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1355-60. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Age modification of the association of lipoprotein, lipid, and lipoprotein ratio with carotid intima-media thickness (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [MESA])
    Pathmaja Paramsothy
    Department Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:658-64. 2012
  10. pmc Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and change in estimated glomerular filtration rate
    Ian H De Boer
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA Tele
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2141-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. pmc Association of kidney function with inflammatory and procoagulant markers in a diverse cohort: a cross-sectional analysis from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Christopher Keller
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BMC Nephrol 9:9. 2008
    ..Using eGFR and cystatin C, a novel marker of kidney function, the authors investigated the association of kidney function with multiple biomarkers in a diverse cohort...
  2. pmc Relationship of metabolic syndrome with incident aortic valve calcium and aortic valve calcium progression: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Ronit Katz
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Diabetes 58:813-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether MetS is associated with increased risks for the development of new ("incident") AVC or for progression of established AVC as assessed by CT...
  3. pmc Aortic valve calcium independently predicts coronary and cardiovascular events in a primary prevention population
    David S Owens
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 6422, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 5:619-25. 2012
    ..This study sought to test whether aortic valve calcium (AVC) is independently associated with coronary and cardiovascular events in a primary-prevention population...
  4. pmc Obesity and change in estimated GFR among older adults
    Ian H De Boer
    Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 54:1043-51. 2009
    ..Obesity assessed in midlife has been associated with chronic kidney disease...
  5. pmc Vitamin D, parathyroid hormone, and cardiovascular events among older adults
    Bryan Kestenbaum
    Kidney Research Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:1433-41. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Age-modification of lipoprotein, lipid, and lipoprotein ratio-associated risk for coronary artery calcium (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [MESA])
    Pathmaja Paramsothy
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Cardiol 105:352-8. 2010
    ..However, these associations were markedly attenuated by age. In conclusion, abnormal lipoprotein levels in middle age are a powerful risk factor for early atherosclerosis, as manifested by prevalent CAC...
  7. pmc Incidence and progression of aortic valve calcium in the Multi-ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    David S Owens
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Cardiol 105:701-8. 2010
    ..AVC progression risk was associated with male gender and the baseline Agatston score. Additional research is needed to determine whether age- and stage-specific mechanisms underlie the risk of AVC progression...
  8. pmc Insulin resistance, cystatin C, and mortality among older adults
    Ian H De Boer
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1355-60. 2012
    ..Insulin resistance is a risk factor for cardiovascular and noncardiovascular diseases. Impaired kidney function is linked with insulin resistance and may affect relationships of insulin resistance with health outcomes...
  9. doi request reprint Age modification of the association of lipoprotein, lipid, and lipoprotein ratio with carotid intima-media thickness (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [MESA])
    Pathmaja Paramsothy
    Department Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:658-64. 2012
    ..In conclusion, abnormal lipoproteins and lipoprotein ratios in middle-aged and older patients are powerful risk factors for early atherosclerosis as manifested by an increased CIMT...
  10. pmc Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and change in estimated glomerular filtration rate
    Ian H De Boer
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA Tele
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2141-9. 2011
    ..Mounting evidence suggests that 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D prevents the progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD). It is not clear whether "nutritional" forms of vitamin D affect GFR...
  11. pmc Albuminuria, impaired kidney function and cardiovascular outcomes or mortality in the elderly
    Dena E Rifkin
    Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:1560-7. 2010
    ..Kidney disease is a risk factor for mortality and cardiovascular disease in older adults, but the separate and combined effects of albuminuria and cystatin C, a novel marker of glomerular filtration, are not known...
  12. pmc Association of serum phosphate levels with aortic valve sclerosis and annular calcification: the cardiovascular health study
    Jason P Linefsky
    Health Services Research and Development Northwest Center for Excellence, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98195 6422, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:291-7. 2011
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate mineral metabolism markers as potential risk factors for calcific aortic valve disease...
  13. pmc Interaction of age with lipoproteins as predictors of aortic valve calcification in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    David S Owens
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific St, Seattle, WA 98195 6422, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1200-7. 2008
    ....
  14. pmc Influence of estrogen therapy on calcium, phosphorus, and other regulatory hormones in postmenopausal women: the MESA study
    Nisha Bansal
    MD, MAS, Kidney Research Institute, University of Washington, 908 Jefferson Street, Third Floor, Seattle, WA 98104
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:4890-8. 2013
    ..Other biomarkers of mineral metabolism may help understand the biological basis of these actions...
  15. pmc Stages of systemic hypertension and blood pressure as correlates of computed tomography-assessed aortic valve calcium (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis)
    Jason Linefsky
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:47-51. 2011
    ..In conclusion, stage I/II hypertension and higher systolic BP and pulse pressure were associated with prevalent AVC. These risk associations were strongest in participants < 65 years of age...
  16. pmc Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Use of and Outcomes with Home Dialysis in the United States
    Rajnish Mehrotra
    Kidney Research Institute, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    J Am Soc Nephrol 27:2123-34. 2016
    ..Disparities in kidney transplantation evident for blacks and Hispanics undergoing home dialysis are similar to those with in-center HD. Future studies should identify modifiable causes for these disparities. ..
  17. pmc Risk Factors for Rapid Kidney Function Decline Among African Americans: The Jackson Heart Study (JHS)
    Bessie A Young
    Center of Innovation, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA Hospital and Specialty Medicine, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA Kidney Research Institute and Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 68:229-39. 2016
    ..Greater understanding of potentially modifiable risk factors for early kidney function loss may help reduce the burden of kidney failure in this high-risk population...
  18. pmc Diabetes, Kidney Disease, and Cardiovascular Outcomes in the Jackson Heart Study
    Maryam Afkarian
    Kidney Research Institute and Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 11:1384-91. 2016
    ..Diabetes and CKD, risk factors for cardiovascular mortality in the general population, are common among blacks. We sought to assess their contribution to cardiovascular disease and mortality in blacks...
  19. ncbi request reprint Features of the metabolic syndrome and diabetes mellitus as predictors of aortic valve calcification in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Ronit Katz
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Circulation 113:2113-9. 2006
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Absolute Rates of Heart Failure, Coronary Heart Disease, and Stroke in Chronic Kidney Disease: An Analysis of 3 Community-Based Cohort Studies
    Nisha Bansal
    Kidney Research Institute, Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle
    JAMA Cardiol . 2016
    ..Understanding the relative contributions of cardiovascular disease event types to the excess burden of cardiovascular disease is important for developing effective strategies to improve outcomes...
  21. pmc Development and validation of a model to predict 5-year risk of death without ESRD among older adults with CKD
    Nisha Bansal
    Kidney Research Institute, Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 10:363-71. 2015
    ..CKD is associated with mortality. Accurate prediction tools for mortality may guide clinical decision-making, particularly among elderly persons with CKD...
  22. pmc Cystatin C, albuminuria, and mortality among older adults with diabetes
    Ian H De Boer
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:1833-8. 2009
    ..Joint associations of albuminuria and impaired GFR with mortality have not been comprehensively evaluated in this population...
  23. pmc Extended-hours hemodialysis is associated with lower mortality risk in patients with end-stage renal disease
    Matthew B Rivara
    Kidney Research Institute, Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA Electronic address
    Kidney Int 90:1312-1320. 2016
    ..Adequately powered randomized clinical trials comparing extended-hours to conventional hemodialysis are required to confirm these findings...
  24. pmc NT-proBNP and troponin T and risk of rapid kidney function decline and incident CKD in elderly adults
    Nisha Bansal
    Kidney Research Institute, Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 10:205-14. 2015
    ..Whether elevations in these cardiac biomarkers are associated with decline in kidney function was evaluated...
  25. pmc Mineral metabolism markers and the long-term risk of hip fracture: the cardiovascular health study
    Cassianne Robinson-Cohen
    Kidney Research Institute, Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:2186-93. 2011
    ..Disturbances in mineral metabolism are associated with lower bone mineral density and fracture; however, previous human studies have assessed individual mineral metabolism markers in isolation...
  26. pmc Markers of kidney disease and risk of subclinical and clinical heart failure in African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Nisha Bansal
    Kidney Research Institute, Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, 908 Jefferson Street, 3rd Floor, Seattle, WA, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 31:2057-2064. 2016
    ..We also examined whether the association of markers of kidney disease with HF was attenuated with adjustment for echocardiographic measures...
  27. doi request reprint Echocardiographic Measures and Estimated GFR Decline Among African Americans: The Jackson Heart Study
    Leila R Zelnick
    Kidney Research Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis . 2017
    ..Associations between echocardiography-measured subclinical heart failure and kidney function decline are unknown and may identify novel risk factors for kidney disease in this population...
  28. pmc Vitamin D metabolites and bone mineral density: The multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Adriana J van Ballegooijen
    University of Washington, Kidney Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA Electronic address
    Bone 78:186-93. 2015
    ..Further studies are needed to determine optimal biomarkers for bone health for multiple ethnic groups...
  29. pmc Development and Validation of a Sudden Cardiac Death Prediction Model for the General Population
    Rajat Deo
    From Section of Electrophysiology, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia R D Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis F L N, A R F Kidney Research Institute R K, B K, R A K, Division of Cardiology N S, K K P, University of Washington, Seattle Division of Cardiology, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN S A Division of Cardiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore C R D Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle B K Division of Cardiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis L Y C, S K Department of Epidemiology and Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Seattle S R H Department of Biostatistics R A K, The New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY D S General Internal Medicine Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, Departments of Medicine, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco M G S and Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA A A
    Circulation 134:806-16. 2016
    ..Most sudden cardiac death (SCD) events occur in the general population among persons who do not have any prior history of clinical heart disease. We sought to develop a predictive model of SCD among US adults...
  30. pmc Subclinical cardiac abnormalities and kidney function decline: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Meyeon Park
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:1137-44. 2012
    ..Whether subclinical abnormalities of cardiac structure are associated with faster kidney function decline is not known. The association between cardiac concentricity and kidney function decline was evaluated...
  31. pmc Association of Vascular Access Type with Mortality, Hospitalization, and Transfer to In-Center Hemodialysis in Patients Undergoing Home Hemodialysis
    Matthew B Rivara
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Kidney Research Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 11:298-307. 2016
    ..However, it is unclear whether a similar difference in risk by vascular access type is present in patients undergoing home HD...
  32. pmc Association of markers of endothelial dysregulation Ang1 and Ang2 with acute kidney injury in critically ill patients
    Cassianne Robinson-Cohen
    Kidney Research Institute, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, 325 9th Ave, Box 359606, Seattle, WA, 98104, USA
    Crit Care 20:207. 2016
    ..The role of endothelial dysregulation with acute kidney injury (AKI) in critically ill patients is unclear...
  33. pmc Physical activity and rapid decline in kidney function among older adults
    Cassianne Robinson-Cohen
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:2116-23. 2009
    ..We tested the hypothesis that higher levels of PA are associated with a lower risk of kidney function decline using longitudinal data from a large cohort of older adults...
  34. doi request reprint Repeatability limits for measurement of coronary artery calcified plaque with cardiac CT in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Hyoju Chung
    Department of Biostatistics, Collaborative Health Studies Coordinating Center, University of Washington, 6200 NE 74th St, Building 29, Suite 310, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:W87-92. 2008
    ....
  35. pmc Effects of serum creatinine calibration on estimated renal function in african americans: the Jackson heart study
    Wei Wang
    Center of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics WW, MEG, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi Center for Innovation and Hospital and Specialty Care BAY, IHdB, RK, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington Division of Nephrology and Kidney Research Institute BAY, IHdB, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Department of Medicine TF, AC, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi and Department of Medicine LEB, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
    Am J Med Sci 349:379-84. 2015
    ..The calibration to isotope dilution mass spectrometry-traceable creatinine is essential for valid use of the new Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology Collaboration equation to estimate the glomerular filtration rate...
  36. ncbi request reprint Kidney function, electrocardiographic findings, and cardiovascular events among older adults
    Bryan Kestenbaum
    Division of Nephrology, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2:501-8. 2007
    ..Associations seemed stronger for participants with CKD; however, no significant interactions were detected. Resting electrocardiographic abnormalities are common in CKD and independently predict future clinical CV events in this setting...