Susan L Furth

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Professor of Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Nephrology, Laffely-Connely Chair in Pediatric Nephrology , Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399
Office: 215-590-2449
Fax: 215-590-3705
Graduate Group Affiliations
University of Pennsylvania (English), 1984.
University of Pennsylvania , 1988.
Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health (Clinical Investigation), 1999.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

chronic kidney disease in children, cohort studies, measurement of kidney function

Selected Publications

Foster, BJ, Pai A, Ahao Huaqing, Furth S and Take-It Study Group: The TAKE-IT study:aims, design, and methods. BMC Nephrology 15: 139, Aug 2014.

Matheson M,Shinnar S, Lande M, Gerson A, Butler W, Robut R, Warady B, Furth SL, Hooper S. : Attention and Executive Function in a Pediatric Cohort with Chronic Kidney Disease. Kidney International Jul 2014.

Flynn JT, Ng DK, Chan GJ, Samuels J, Furth S, Warady B, Greenbaum LA; Chronic Kidney Disease in Children Study.: The Effect of Abnormal Birth History on Ambulatory Blood Pressure and Disease Progression in Children Study. Journal of Pediatrics 165(1): 154-162, Jul 2014 Notes: 2014 Mar 31.

Abraham AG, Mak RH, Mitsnefes M, White C, Moxey-Mims M, Warady B, Furth SL.: Protein energy wasting in children with chronic kidney disease. Pediatric Nephrology 29(7): 1231-8, Jul 2014.

Wen J, Ruebner R, Furth S.: Kidney and liver transplantation in children with fibrocystic liver-kidney disease: Data from the US Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients: 1990-2010. Pediatric Transplantation Jul 2014 Notes: PMC Journal not available.

Barletta GM, Flynn J, Mitsnefes M, Samuels J, Friedman LA, Ng D, Cox C, Poffenbarger T, Warady B, Furth S.: Heart rate and blood pressure variability in children with chronic kidney disease: a report from the CKiD study. Pediatric Nephrology 29((6)): 1059-65, Jun 2014.

Rodig NM, McDermott KC, Schneider MF, Hotchkiss HM, Yadin O, Seikaly MG, Furth SL, Warady BA. : Growth in children with chronic kidney disease: a report from the Chronic Kidney Disease in Children Study. Pediatric Nephrology Apr 2014 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Kogon AJ, Pierce CB, cox C, Brady TM, Mitsnefes MM, Warady BA, Furth SL, Flynn JT. : Nephrotic-range proteinuria is strongly associated with poor blood pressure control in pediatric chronic kidney disease. Kidney International 85(4): 938-44, Apr 2014.

Mitsnefes M, Scherer PE, Friedman LA, Gordillo R, Furth S, Warady BA; CKiD study group.: Ceramides and cardiac function in children with chronic kidney disease. Pediatric Nephrology 29(3): 415-22, Mar 2014.

Pulido JE, Furth SL, Zderic SA, Canning DA, Tasian GE. : Renal parenchymal area and risk of ESRD in boys with posterior urethral valves. Clinical Journal of American Society of Nephrology. Epub 2013 Dec. 9(3): 499-505, Mar 2014 Notes: [PubMed - in process]

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