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
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
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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Description of Itmat Expertise

chronic kidney disease in children, cohort studies, measurement of kidney function

Selected Publications

Verbitsky M, Sanna-Cherchi S, Fasel DA, Levy B, Kiryluk K, Wuttke M, Abraham AG, Kaskel F, Kottgen A, Warady BA, Furth SL, Wong CS, Gharavi AG: Genomic Imbalances in Pediatric Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease. J Clin Invest 125(5): 2171-8, April 2015.

Hartung EA, Laney N, Kim JY, Ruebner RL, Detre JA, Liu HS, 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 Nephrol. Epub ahead of print, 16(1): 66, April 2015.

Atkinson, MA, Kim JY, Roy CN, Warady BA, White CT, Furth SL: Hepcidin and risk of anemia in CKD: a cross-sectional and longitudinal analysis in the CKiD cohort. Pediatr Nephrol 30(4): 635-43, Apr 2015.

Fathallah-Shaykh SA, Flynn JT, Pierce CB, Abraham AG, Blydt-Hansen TD, Massengill SF, Moxey-Mims MM, Warady BA, Furth SL, Wong CS: Progression of Pediatric CKD of Nonglomerular Origin in the CKiD Cohort. ClinJ Am Soc Neph 7(10), Apr 2015.

Warady BA, Abraham AG, Schwartz GJ, Wong CS, Munoz A, Betoko, A, Mitsnefes M, Kaskel F, Greenbaum LA, Mak RH, Flynn J, Moxey-Miims MM, Furth S: Predictors of Rapid Progression of Glomerular and Nonglomerular Kidney Disease in Children and Adolescents: The Chronic Kidney Disease in Children (CKiD) Cohort. Am J Kidney Dis 65(6): 878-88, March 2015.

Gupta, M, Wood, A, Mitra N, Furth SL, Abt PL, Levine MH: Transplantation After Failed First Transplant in Childhood: Past Performance Informs Future Performance. Transplantation March 2015 Notes: EPub ahead of print.

Sule SD, Moodalbail DG, Burnham J, Fivush B, Furth SL: Predictors of Kidney Disease in a Cohort of Pediatric Patients with Lupus. Lupus Feb 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Tasian G, Furth SL: Narrowing the Focus: What We Now Know (and Still Don't Know) about Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Children with Vesicoureteral Reflux. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 65(2): 214-16, Feb 2015.

Schnaper HW, Furth SL, Yao LP: Defining New Surrogate Markers for CKD Progression. Pediatric Nephrology 30(2): 193-8, Feb 2015.

Laskin BL, Jodele S, Davies S, Furth SL, Goebel J, Nehus E: Estimated versus Measured Glomerular Filtration Rate in Children Prior to Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation 20(12), Dec 2014.

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Last updated: 08/19/2015
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