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Susan L Furth, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

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The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399
Office: 215-590-2449
Fax: 215-590-3705
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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Selected Publications

Kogon AJ, Kim JY, Laney N, Radcliffe J, Hooper SR, Furth SL, Hartung EA: Depression and Neurocognitive Dysfunction in Pediatric and Young Adult Chronic Kidney Disease. Pediatr Nephrol 34(9): 1575-1582, Sep 2019.

Fernandez HE, Amaral S, Shaw PA, Doyle AM, Bloom RD, Palmer JA, Baluarte HJ, Furth SL: The effect of transfer to adult transplant care on kidney function and immunosuppressant drug level variability in pediatric kidney transplant recipients. Pediatr Transplant June 2019 Notes: e13527. doi: 10.1111/petr.13527. Epub ahead of print.

Hartung EA, Wen J, Poznick L, Furth SL, Darge K: Ultrasound Elastography to Quantify Liver Disease Severity in Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease. J Pediatr Page: 107-115, June 2019 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2019.01.055. Epub 2019 Mar 20.

Li Y, Greenbaum LA, Warady BA, Furth SL, Ng DK: Short stature in advanced pediatric CKD is associated with faster time to reduced kidney function after transplant. Pediatr Nephrol 34(5): 897-905, May 2019.

Fitzgerald JC, Zane NR, Himebauch AS, Reedy MD, Downes KJ, Topjian AA, Furth SL, Thomas NJ, Scheetz MH, Zuppa AF: Vancomycin Prescribing and Therapeutic Drug Monitoring in Children with and without Acute Kidney Injury after Cardiac Arrest. Paediatr Drugs 21(2): 107-112, April 2019.

Petrongolo JL, Zelikovsky N, Keegan RM, Furth SL, Knight A: Examining Uncertainty in Illness in Parents and Children with Chronic Kidney Disease and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Mediational Model of Internalizing Symptoms and Health-Related Quality of Life. J Clin Psychol Med Settings April 2019 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s10880-019-09617-3. [Epub ahead of print]

Boucquemont J, Pai AL, Dharnidharka VR, Hebert D, Furth SL, Foster BJ: Gender Differences in Medication Adherence Among Adolescent and Young Adult Kidney Transplant Recipients. Transplantation 103(4): 298-806, Apr 2019.

Beara-Lasic L, Cogal A, Mara K, Enders F, Mehta RA, Haskic Z, Furth SL, Trachtman H, Scheinman SJ, Milliner DS, Goldfarb DS, Harris PC, Lieske JC, Investigators of the Rare Kidney Stone Consortium: Prevalence of low molecular weight proteinuria and Dent disease 1 CLCN5 mutations in proteinuric cohorts. Pediatr Nephrol March 2019 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s00467-019-04210-0. [Epub ahead of print]

McLeod DJ, Ching CB, Sebastiao YV, Greenberg JH, Furth SL, McHugh KM, Becknell B: Common Clinical Markers Predict End-stage Renal Disease in Children with Obstructive Uropathy. Pediatr Nephrol 34(3): 443-448, March 2019.

Tasian GE, Ross M, Song L, Audrain-McGovern J, Wiebe D, Warner SG, Henderson B, Patel A, Furth SL: Ecological Momentary Assessment of Factors Associated with Water Intake among Adolescents with Kidney Stone Disease. J Urol 201(3): 606-614, March 2019.

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