Yonghong Huan

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Medical Direct, Penn Outpatient Hemodialysis Unit at 3701 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Medicine

Contact information
1 Founders Pavilion
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-615-3633
Fax: 215-615-0349
Education:
BA (Biology/Premed)
Beijing University, 1989.
BM (Medicine)
Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, 1991.
MS (Biochemistry)
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1995.
MD (Medicine)
Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, 2002.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

hypertension, chronic kidney disease and home dialysis

Description of Research Expertise

hypertension and chronic kidney disease

Selected Publications

Huan Y, Cohen DL, Townsend RR: Central Aortic Pressure, Arterial Compliance: Emerging Tool to Identify and Guide Therapy for High Risk African American Patients. Hypertension in High Risk African Americans Ferdinand KC (eds.). Springer, 2014.

Cohen D, Huan Y, and Townsend R: Home BP Monitoring in Chronic Kidney Disease. AJKD 2014.

Cohen DL, Huan Y, Townsend RR: Ambulatory Blood Pressure in Chronic Kidney Disease. Current Hypertension Reports 15(3): 160-166, Jun 2013.

Huan Y, Cohen DL: Renal Denervation: A Potential New Treatment for Severe Hypertension. Clinical Cardiology 36(1): 10-14, Jan 2013.

Huan Yonghong, Kapoor Shiv, Deloach Stephanie, Ommen Elizabeth, Meyers Kevin, Townsend Raymond R: Changes in biomarkers associated with living kidney donation. American journal of nephrology 38(3): 212-7, 2013.

Huan Y, Townsend RR: Evaluation and Management of Hypertension (Chapter 67). NFK's Primer on Kidney Diseases, 6th edition. Elsevier, 2013.

Huan Y, Cohen DL : Renal Denervation as Therapy for Hypertension. McGraw-Hill Yearbook of Science and Technology. McGraw-Hill, 2013.

Huan Y, Townsend RR: The single pill triple combination of aliskiren, amlodipine, and hydrochlorothiazide in the treatment of hypertension. Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy 13(16): 2409-15, Nov 2012.

Rosas SE, Reese PP, Huan Y, Doria C, Cochetti PT, Doyle A: Pretransplant physical activity predicts all-cause mortality in kidney transplant recipients. American Journal of Nephrology 35(1): 17-23, Jan 2012.

Huan Y, Deloach S, Keith SW, Goodfriend TL, Falkner B: Aldosterone and aldosterone: renin ratio associations with insulin resistance and blood pressure in African Americans. Journal of the American Society of Hypertension 6(1): 56-65, 2012.

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