Erum Aftab Hartung, MD, MTR

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
3401 Civic Center Boulevard, CTRB 2307
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-2449
Fax: 215-590-3705
BS (Pre-medicine)
Pennsylvania State University, 1999.
MD (Medicine)
Jefferson Medical College, 2001.
MTR (Master of Science in Translational Research)
University of Pennsylvania, 2015.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Polycystic kidney disease, genetic kidney disease, kidney transplant

Description of Research Expertise

Autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease; kidney and liver imaging; neurocognition in chronic kidney disease

Selected Publications

Maya C, Hartung EA, Carson RH, Darge K, Anupindi S: Comparison between the standard gradient echo (GRE) sequence and echo planar imaging (EPI) sequences in MR Elastography in a pediatric population. European Society of Paediatric Radiology Annual Meeting, Davos, Switzerland May 2017 Notes: Oral presentation (C. Maya).

Elchediak DS, Cahill AM, Furth EE, Kaplan BS, Hartung EA: Extracranial aneurysms in two patients with autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease. Case Reports in Nephrology and Dialysis. Karger, 7(2): 34-42, May 2017 Notes: DOI: 10.1159/000475492.

Back SJ, Hartung EA, Ntoulia A, Darge K: Imaging in Pediatric Urinary Tract Infections. Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Thieme Medical Publishers, 12(1): 72-88, Mar 2017 Notes: DOI: 10.1055/s-0037-1599121.

Dell KM, Matheson M, Hartung EA, Warady BA, Furth SL: Kidney disease progression in autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease. The Journal of Pediatrics 171(1): 196-201, Apr 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2015.12.079. Epub 2016 Jan 28.

Hartung EA, Darge K: Quantification of Liver Disease Severity in Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease (ARPKD) Using Ultrasound Elastography with Acoustic Radiation Force Impulse (ARFI) [abstract] Journal of the American Society of Nephrology / ASN Kidney Week, Chicago, IL Nov 2016 Notes: Poster.

Hartung EA, Dell KM, Matheson M, Warady BA, Furth SL: Growth in Children with Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease in the CKiD Cohort Study. Frontiers in Pediatrics 4: 82, August 2016 Notes:

Hartung EA, Kim JY, Laney N, Hooper SR, Radcliffe J, Port AM, Gur RC, Furth SL.: Evaluation of neurocognition in youth with chronic kidney disease using a novel computerized neurocognitive battery. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 11(1): 39-46, Jan 2016 Notes: doi: 10.2215/CJN.02110215. Epub 2015 Oct 23.

Ruebner RL, Laney N, Kim JY, Hartung EA, Hooper SR, Radcliffe J, Furth SL: Neurocognitive dysfunction in children and young adults with chronic kidney disease. American Journal of Kidney Disease 67(4): 567-75, Apr 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2015.08.025. Epub 2015 Oct 21.

Hartung EA, Laney N, Kim JY, Ruebner RL, Detre JA, Liu H, Davatzikos C, Erus G, Doshi JJ, Schultz RT, Herrington JD, Jawad AF, Moodalbail DG, Gur RC, Port AM, Radcliffe J, Hooper SR, Furth SL: Design and methods of the NiCK study: neurocognitive assessment and magnetic resonance imaging analysis of children and young adults with chronic kidney disease. BMC Nephrology 16(1): 66, Apr 2015 Notes: doi: 10.1186/s12882-015-0061-1.

Hooper SR, Laney N, Radcliffe J, Moodalbail D, Hartung EA, Ruebner RL, Jawad AF, Furth SL: Executive functioning in children, adolescents, and young adults with chronic kidney disease. Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics 36(9): 734-42, Nov-Dec 2015 Notes: doi: 10.1097/DBP.0000000000000221.

Hartung EA, Matheson M, Lande MB, Dell KM, Guay-Woodford LM, Gerson AC, Warady BA, Hooper SR, Furth SL: Neurocognition in children with autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease in the CKiD cohort study. Pediatric Nephrology. Springer, 29(10): 1957-1965, October 2014 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s00467-014-2816-5. Epub 2014 May 15.

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