Sylvia E Rosas

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Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Predictors of high sensitivity cardiac troponin T in chronic kidney disease patients: a cross-sectional study in the chronic renal insufficiency cohort (CRIC)
    Ruth F Dubin
    San Francisco VA Medical Center, University of California San Francisco, 4150 Clement Street, Box 111A1, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    BMC Nephrol 14:229. 2013
  2. pmc Pretransplant physical activity predicts all-cause mortality in kidney transplant recipients
    Sylvia E Rosas
    Philadelphia Veterans Administration Medical Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Nephrol 35:17-23. 2012
  3. pmc Effects of renal replacement therapy on plasma lipoprotein(a) levels
    Sylvia Rosas
    Renal, Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Nephrol 28:361-5. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of decreased quality of life and erectile dysfunction in hemodialysis patients
    Sylvia E Rosas
    Renal, Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Kidney Int 64:232-8. 2003
  5. pmc Synthetic vascular hemodialysis access versus native arteriovenous fistula: a cost-utility analysis
    Sylvia E Rosas
    Renal, Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Surg 255:181-6. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery calcification in renal transplant recipients
    Sylvia E Rosas
    Renal, Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:1942-7. 2005
  7. pmc Association of metabolic syndrome with development of new-onset diabetes after transplantation
    Nathaniel D Bayer
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Transplantation 90:861-6. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Valvular calcification, inflammation, and mortality in dialysis patients
    Bonita A Mohamed
    Department of Medicine, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 22:584-90. 2013
  9. pmc Carotid plaque, carotid intima-media thickness, and coronary calcification equally discriminate prevalent cardiovascular disease in kidney disease
    Gbemisola A Adeseun
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, USA
    Am J Nephrol 36:342-7. 2012
  10. pmc Aortic calcification predicts cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality in renal transplantation
    Stephanie S DeLoach
    Department of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 24:1314-9. 2009

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Publications31

  1. pmc Predictors of high sensitivity cardiac troponin T in chronic kidney disease patients: a cross-sectional study in the chronic renal insufficiency cohort (CRIC)
    Ruth F Dubin
    San Francisco VA Medical Center, University of California San Francisco, 4150 Clement Street, Box 111A1, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    BMC Nephrol 14:229. 2013
    ..We sought to determine the distribution and predictors of hs-TnT in CKD patients without overt cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  2. pmc Pretransplant physical activity predicts all-cause mortality in kidney transplant recipients
    Sylvia E Rosas
    Philadelphia Veterans Administration Medical Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Nephrol 35:17-23. 2012
    ..Despite the benefits of kidney transplantation, kidney transplant recipients (KTRs) remain at elevated risk for CVD and mortality compared to individuals without kidney disease...
  3. pmc Effects of renal replacement therapy on plasma lipoprotein(a) levels
    Sylvia Rosas
    Renal, Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Nephrol 28:361-5. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of decreased quality of life and erectile dysfunction in hemodialysis patients
    Sylvia E Rosas
    Renal, Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Kidney Int 64:232-8. 2003
    ..Quality of life in hemodialysis patients has been associated with treatment outcomes. We explored the impact of erectile dysfunction on quality of life in a cohort of hemodialysis subjects...
  5. pmc Synthetic vascular hemodialysis access versus native arteriovenous fistula: a cost-utility analysis
    Sylvia E Rosas
    Renal, Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Surg 255:181-6. 2012
    ..To determine the cost-effectiveness of 2 different vascular access strategies among incident dialysis patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery calcification in renal transplant recipients
    Sylvia E Rosas
    Renal, Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:1942-7. 2005
    ..In summary, CAC is prevalent in patients undergoing kidney transplant. CAC may be a method to identify renal transplant recipients at increased risk for future cardiovascular events...
  7. pmc Association of metabolic syndrome with development of new-onset diabetes after transplantation
    Nathaniel D Bayer
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Transplantation 90:861-6. 2010
    ..Our objective was to determine whether metabolic syndrome pretransplant is independently associated with NODAT development...
  8. ncbi request reprint Valvular calcification, inflammation, and mortality in dialysis patients
    Bonita A Mohamed
    Department of Medicine, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, USA
    J Heart Valve Dis 22:584-90. 2013
    ..In addition, the association of VC with coronary artery calcification (CAC) progression and mortality was investigated...
  9. pmc Carotid plaque, carotid intima-media thickness, and coronary calcification equally discriminate prevalent cardiovascular disease in kidney disease
    Gbemisola A Adeseun
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, USA
    Am J Nephrol 36:342-7. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc Aortic calcification predicts cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality in renal transplantation
    Stephanie S DeLoach
    Department of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 24:1314-9. 2009
    ..Our objective was to prospectively examine the association of aortic calcification with cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality among asymptomatic incident renal transplant recipients...
  11. pmc Functional status and survival after kidney transplantation
    PETER P REESE
    1 Renal Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 2 Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 3 Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 4 Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 5 Department of Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 6 Philadelphia Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 7 Division of Nephrology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 8 Department of Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 9 Division of Medical Ethics, New York University, New York, NY 10 Division of Geriatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 11 Address correspondence to Peter P Reese, M D, M S C E, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 917 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Transplantation 97:189-95. 2014
    ..A summary measure of health such as functional status might enable transplant professionals to better evaluate and counsel these patients about their prognosis after transplant...
  12. pmc Candidate gene association study of coronary artery calcification in chronic kidney disease: findings from the CRIC study (Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort)
    Jane F Ferguson
    Cardiovascular Institute, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    J Am Coll Cardiol 62:789-98. 2013
    ..This study sought to identify loci for coronary artery calcification (CAC) in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  13. pmc HLA-A amino acid polymorphism and delayed kidney allograft function
    Malek Kamoun
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:18883-8. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that amino acid polymorphisms at functionally important positions at the antigen recognition site of the HLA-A molecule have a significant influence on DGF...
  14. ncbi request reprint Predictors of successful arteriovenous fistula maturation
    Harold I Feldman
    Department of Medicine, Renal Electrolyte Hypertension Division, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 42:1000-12. 2003
    ..Understanding the factors associated with successful arteriovenous fistula (AVF) maturation may provide an opportunity to improve vascular access outcomes...
  15. pmc Metabolic syndrome and coronary artery calcification in renal transplant recipients
    Gbemisola A Adeseun
    Renal, Electrolyte, and Hypertension Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Transplantation 86:728-32. 2008
    ..The study objective was to examine the association of MS with CAC presence and progression in renal transplant recipients...
  16. pmc Inflammation, coronary artery calcification and cardiovascular events in incident renal transplant recipients
    Peter Roe
    Renal, Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Department of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Atherosclerosis 212:589-94. 2010
    ..We conducted a prospective study to determine if inflammatory markers were predictive of CAC and if CAC predicted cardiovascular events and mortality in incident renal transplant recipients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Determinants of successful synthetic hemodialysis vascular access graft placement
    Sylvia E Rosas
    Department of Medicine, Renal Electrolyte Division, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:1036-42. 2003
    ..In this cohort study of patients undergoing hemodialysis and receiving a new synthetic vascular graft, detailed intraoperative procedural data were examined as predictors of graft dysfunction and failure...
  18. pmc FGF-23 and the progression of coronary arterial calcification in patients new to dialysis
    Abigail May Khan
    Cardiovascular Division, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:2017-22. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the association of FGF-23 with CAC progression in advanced CKD...
  19. doi request reprint Health literacy associated with blood pressure but not other cardiovascular disease risk factors among dialysis patients
    Gbemisola A Adeseun
    Division of Renal, Electrolyte and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Hypertens 25:348-53. 2012
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Electron-beam computerized tomography correlates with coronary angiogram in chronic kidney disease patients
    Janelle Robinson
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Nephrol 27:247-52. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the correlation in CKD patients between CAC measured by EBCT and 50% stenosis determined by coronary angiography (CA), the gold standard to identify atherosclerotic lesions...
  21. pmc Correlates of osteoprotegerin and association with aortic pulse wave velocity in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Julia J Scialla
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2612-9. 2011
    ..Osteoprotegerin (OPG), a cytokine that regulates bone resorption, has been implicated in the process of vascular calcification and stiffness...
  22. pmc The impact of obstructive sleep apnea on chronic kidney disease
    Gbemisola A Adeseun
    Renal, Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 12:378-83. 2010
    ..OSA may mediate renal damage via several mechanisms, and there is a need to better elucidate the impact of OSA on incident renal disease and CKD progression...
  23. ncbi request reprint Posttransplantation anemia at 12 months in kidney recipients treated with mycophenolate mofetil: risk factors and implications for mortality
    Anikphe E Imoagene-Oyedeji
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6144, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 17:3240-7. 2006
    ..The presence of anemia 3 mo after kidney transplantation is a major determinant of 12-mo PTA. PTA in kidney recipients therefore should be defined by its persistence or occurrence beyond the third posttransplantation month...
  24. pmc Aortic pulse pressure is associated with carotid IMT in chronic kidney disease: report from Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort
    Stephanie S DeLoach
    Department of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:1235-41. 2009
    ....
  25. pmc Cardiovascular disease among hispanics and non-hispanics in the chronic renal insufficiency cohort (CRIC) study
    Ana C Ricardo
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2121-31. 2011
    ..Hispanics are the largest minority group in the United States. The leading cause of death in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) is cardiovascular disease (CVD), yet little is known about its prevalence among Hispanics with CKD...
  26. ncbi request reprint Patient perception of risk factors associated with chronic kidney disease morbidity and mortality
    Ainah U Tan
    Renal, Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:106-10. 2010
    ..Educational interventions aimed at empowering patients are successful in chronic disease management. The purpose of this study was to assess patient knowledge of risk factors and complications associated with chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  27. pmc Inflammation and elevated levels of fibroblast growth factor 23 are independent risk factors for death in chronic kidney disease
    Jair Munoz Mendoza
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Kidney Int . 2016
    ..38 (2.65-7.23) for interleukin-6 and FGF23, and 5.54 (3.04-10.09) for C-reactive protein and FGF23. Thus, elevated levels of interleukin-6, C-reactive protein, and FGF23 are independent risk factors for mortality in CKD...
  28. pmc Kansas City Cardiomyopathy Questionnaire Score Is Associated With Incident Heart Failure Hospitalization in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease Without Previously Diagnosed Heart Failure: Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort Study
    Rakesh K Mishra
    From the Division of Cardiology R K M and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics M G S, University of California, San Francisco Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology W Y, J R, A H A, H I F, Renal, Electrolyte and Hypertension Division R K, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle N B Departments of Nephrology and Hypertension J C and Medicine P D, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA Department of Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park C D F National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD J W K Division of Nephrology, University of Illinois, Champaign C M L Joslin Diabetes Center and Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA S E R Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA A S G and Department of Medicine, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, CA R K M, M G S
    Circ Heart Fail 8:702-8. 2015
    ..Patients with chronic kidney disease without diagnosed HF have an increased burden of symptoms characteristic of HF. It is not known whether these symptoms are associated with occurrence of new onset HF...
  29. ncbi request reprint Race and electronically measured adherence to immunosuppressive medications after deceased donor renal transplantation
    Francis L Weng
    Center for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 923 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:1839-48. 2005
    ..The transplant center and dosing frequencies of immunosuppressive medications are associated with adherence and explain a substantial proportion of the race-adherence relationship...
  30. pmc Earlier onset and greater severity of disordered mineral metabolism in diabetic patients with chronic kidney disease
    Patricia Wahl
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University ofMiami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:994-1001. 2012
    ..Although diabetes is the leading cause of CKD and is associated with worse clinical outcomes than other etiologies, few studies have evaluated mineral metabolism in CKD according to diabetes status...
  31. ncbi request reprint Association of hypertension genotypes and decline in renal function after kidney transplantation
    Ajay K Israni
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55415 1829, USA
    Transplantation 84:1240-7. 2007
    ..Therefore, this study investigated whether single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in these genes are associated with decline in renal function posttransplantation...

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