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
Associate Chair for Academic Affairs, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Vice-Chair Department of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Pennsylvania
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
Education:
B.A.
University of Pennsylvania (English), 1984.
M.D.
University of Pennsylvania , 1988.
Ph.D.
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

Sharma S, Denburg MR, Furth SL: The association between creatinine versus cystatin C-based eGFR and cardiovascular risk in children with chronic kidney disease using a modified PDAY risk score. Pediatr Nephrol 32(8): 1457-1463, Aug 2017.

Verbitsky M, Kogon AJ, Matheson M, Hooper SR, Wong CS, Warady BA, Furth SL, Gharavi AG.: Genomic Disorders and Neurocognitive Impairment in Pediatric CKD. J Am Soc Nephrol 28(8): 2303-2309, Aug 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1681/ASN.2016101108. Epub 2017 Mar 27.

Laskin BL, Jiao J, Baluarte HJ, Amaral S, Furth SL, Akimova T, Hancock WW, Levine MH, Reese PP, Beier UH: The effects of Tacrolimus on T-Cell proliferation are short-lived. Transplant Direct 3(8): e199, Jul 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1097/TXD.0000000000000715. eCollection 2017 Aug.

Fuhrman DY, Schneider MF, Dell KM, Blydt-Hansen TD, Mak R, Saland JM, Furth SL, Warady BA, Moxey-Mims MM, Schwartz GJ.: Albuminuria, Proteinuria, and Renal Disease Progression in Children with CKD. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 12(6): 912-920, June 2017.

Kakajiwala A, Jemielita TO, Copelovitch L, Leonard MB, Furth SL, York A, Benton M, Hoofnagle AN, Windt K, Merrigan K, Lederman A, Denburg MR: Variability in measures of mineral metabolism in children on hemodialysis: impact on clinical decision-making. Pediatr Nephrol June 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s00467-017-3730-4. [Epub ahead of print]

Atkinson Meredith A, Juraschek Stephen P, Bertenthal Michael S, Detrick Barbara, Furth Susan L, Miller Edgar R: Pilot study of the effect of cholecalciferol supplementation on hepcidin in children with chronic kidney disease: Results of the D-fense Trial. Pediatric nephrology (Berlin, Germany) 32(5): 859-868, May 2017.

Ng DK, Schwartz GJ, Warady BA, Furth SL, Muñoz A.: Relationships of Measured Iohexol GFR and Estimated GFR With CKD-Related Biomarkers in Children and Adolescents. Am J Kidney Dis May 2017 Notes: pii: S0272-6386(17)30637-6. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2017.03.019. [Epub ahead of print]

Kakajiwala AK, Kim JY, Hughes JZ, Costarino A, Ferguson J, Gaynor JW, Furth SL, Blinder JJ.: Lack of Furosemide Responsiveness Predicts Acute Kidney Injury in Infants After Cardiac Surgery. Ann Thorac Surg May 2017 Notes: pii: S0003-4975(17)30427-7. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.03.015. [Epub ahead of print]

Savant JD, Betoko A, Meyers KE, Mitsnefes M, Flynn JT, Townsend RR, Greenbaum LA, Dart A, Warady B, Furth SL: Vascular Stiffness in Children with Chronic Kidney Disease. Hypertension 69(5): 863-869, May 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.116.07653. Epub 2017 Apr 3.

Abraham AG, Betoko A, Fadrowski JJ, Pierce C, Furth SL, Warady BA, Munoz A: Renin-angiotensin II-aldosterone system blockers and time to renal replacement therapy in children with CKD. Pediatric Nephrology 32(4): 643-649, Apr 2017.

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Last updated: 10/16/2017
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