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, The 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
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.

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.

Hui WF, Betoko A, Savant JD, Abraham AG, Greenbaum LA, Warady B, Moxey-Mimms MM, Furth SL: Assessment of dietary intake of children with chronic kidney disease. Pediatr Nephrol 32(3): 485-494, Mar 2017.

Lopez-Rivera Esther, Liu Yangfan P, Verbitsky Miguel, Anderson Blair R, Capone Valentina P, Otto Edgar A, Yan Zhonghai, Mitrotti Adele, Martino Jeremiah, Steers Nicholas J, Fasel David A, Vukojevic Katarina, Deng Rong, Racedo Silvia E, Liu Qingxue, Werth Max, Westland Rik, Vivante Asaf, Makar Gabriel S, Bodria Monica, Sampson Matthew G, Gillies Christopher E, Vega-Warner Virginia, Maiorana Mariarosa, Petrey Donald S, Honig Barry, Lozanovski Vladimir J, Salomon Rémi, Heidet Laurence, Carpentier Wassila, Gaillard Dominique, Carrea Alba, Gesualdo Loreto, Cusi Daniele, Izzi Claudia, Scolari Francesco, van Wijk Joanna A E, Arapovic Adela, Saraga-Babic Mirna, Saraga Marijan, Kunac Nenad, Samii Ali, McDonald-McGinn Donna M, Crowley Terrence B, Zackai Elaine H, Drozdz Dorota, Miklaszewska Monika, Tkaczyk Marcin, Sikora Przemyslaw, Szczepanska Maria, Mizerska-Wasiak Malgorzata, Krzemien Grazyna, Szmigielska Agnieszka, Zaniew Marcin, Darlow John M, Puri Prem, Barton David, Casolari Emilio, Furth Susan L, Warady Bradley A, Gucev Zoran, Hakonarson Hakon, Flogelova Hana, Tasic Velibor, Latos-Bielenska Anna, Materna-Kiryluk Anna, Allegri Landino, Wong Craig S, Drummond Iain A, D'Agati Vivette, Imamoto Akira, Barasch Jonathan M, Hildebrandt Friedhelm, Kiryluk Krzysztof, Lifton Richard P, Morrow Bernice E, Jeanpierre Cecile, Papaioannou Virginia E, Ghiggeri Gian Marco, Gharavi Ali G, Katsanis Nicholas, Sanna-Cherchi Simone: Genetic Drivers of Kidney Defects in the DiGeorge Syndrome. The New England journal of medicine 376(8): 742-754, Feb 2017.

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