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Research Output

2015

Association of race with mortality and cardiovascular events in a large cohort of US veterans

Kovesdy, C. P., Norris, K. C., Boulware, L. E., Lu, J. L., Ma, J. Z., Streja, E., Molnar, M. Z. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Oct 20 2015, In : Circulation. 132, 16, p. 1538-1548 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Citations (Scopus)

Better understanding of transplant glomerulopathy secondary to chronic antibody-mediated rejection

Remport, A., Ivanyi, B., Mathe, Z., Tinckam, K., Mucsi, I. & Molnar, M. Z., 2015, In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 30, 11, p. 1825-1833 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

27 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of the malnutrition–inflammation score in chronic kidney disease patients and kidney transplant recipients

Molnar, M. Z., Carrero, J. J., Mucsi, I., Remport, A., Rhee, C. M., Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Kovesdy, C. P. & Cordeiro, A. C., Jun 28 2015, In : International urology and nephrology. 47, 6, p. 1025-1033 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Diagnostic validation and prognostic significance of the Malnutrition-Inflammation Score in nondialyzed chronic kidney disease patients

Amparo, F. C., Kamimura, M. A., Molnar, M. Z., Cuppari, L., Lindholm, B., Amodeo, C., Carrero, J. J. & Cordeiro, A. C., May 1 2015, In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 30, 5, p. 821-828 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of Non-Adherence on Renal and Cardiovascular Outcomes in US Veterans

Gosmanova, E. O., Molnar, M. Z., Alrifai, A., Lu, J. L., Streja, E., Cushman, W. C., Kalantar-Zadeh, K. & Kovesdy, C. P., Oct 16 2015, In : American Journal of Nephrology. 42, 2, p. 151-157 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Peritoneal equilibration test and patient outcomes

Mehrotra, R., Ravel, V., Streja, E., Kuttykrishnan, S., Adams, S. V., Katz, R., Molnar, M. Z. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Nov 6 2015, In : Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 10, 11, p. 1990-2001 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of treatment with dialysis modalities in observational studies for comparative effectiveness research

Kuttykrishnan, S., Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Arah, O. A., Cheung, A. K., Brunelli, S., Heagerty, P. J., Katz, R., Molnar, M. Z., Nissenson, A., Ravel, V., Streja, E., Himmelfarb, J. & Mehrotra, R., Jul 1 2015, In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 30, 7, p. 1208-1217 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)

Reverse Epidemiology of Traditional Cardiovascular Risk Factors in the Geriatric Population

Ahmadi, S. F., Streja, E., Zahmatkesh, G., Streja, D., Kashyap, M., Moradi, H., Molnar, M. Z., Reddy, U., Amin, A. N., Kovesdy, C. P. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Nov 1 2015, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 16, 11, p. 933-939 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

58 Citations (Scopus)

Serum osteoprotegerin is associated with pulse pressure in kidney transplant recipients

Nemeth, Z. K., Mardare, N. G., Czira, M. E., Deak, G., Kiss, I., Mathe, Z., Remport, A., Ujszaszi, A., Covic, A., Molnar, M. Z. & Mucsi, I., Oct 13 2015, In : Scientific reports. 5, 14518.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

US Renal Data System 2014 Annual Data Report: Epidemiology of Kidney Disease in the United States

Saran, R., Li, Y., Robinson, B., Ayanian, J., Balkrishnan, R., Bragg-Gresham, J., Chen, J. T. L., Cope, E., Gipson, D., He, K., Herman, W., Heung, M., Hirth, R. A., Jacobsen, S. S., Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Kovesdy, C. P., Leichtman, A. B., Lu, Y., Molnar, M. Z., Morgenstern, H. & 18 others, Nallamothu, B., O'Hare, A. M., Pisoni, R., Plattner, B., Port, F. K., Rao, P., Rhee, C. M., Schaubel, D. E., Selewski, D. T., Shahinian, V., Sim, J. J., Song, P., Streja, E., Kurella Tamura, M., Tentori, F., Eggers, P. W., Agodoa, L. Y. C. & Abbott, K. C., Jul 1 2015, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 66, 1, p. A7

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

395 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor, angiotensin receptor blocker use, and mortality in patients with chronic kidney disease

Molnar, M. Z., Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Lott, E. H., Lu, J. L., Malakauskas, S. M., Ma, J. Z., Quarles, D. L. & Kovesdy, C. P., Feb 25 2014, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 63, 7, p. 650-658 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

97 Citations (Scopus)

Association between lunar phase and sleep characteristics

Turányi, C. Z., Rónai, K. Z., Zoller, R., Véber, O., Czira, M. E., Újszászi, Á., László, G., Szentkirályi, A., Dunai, A., Lindner, A., Szocs, J. L., Becze, Á., Kelemen, A., Lendvai, Z., Molnar, M. Z., Mucsi, I. & Novák, M., Nov 1 2014, In : Sleep Medicine. 15, 11, p. 1411-1416 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Association of pre-transplant blood pressure with post-transplant outcomes

Molnar, M. Z., Foster, C. E., Sim, J. J., Remport, A., Krishnan, M., Kovesdy, C. P. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Feb 1 2014, In : Clinical Transplantation. 28, 2, p. 166-176 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Association of vascular access type with inflammatory marker levels in maintenance hemodialysis patients

Dukkipati, R., Molnar, M. Z., Park, J., Jing, J., Kovesdy, C. P., Kajani, R. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Jan 1 2014, In : Seminars in Dialysis. 27, 4, p. 415-423 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Body mass index and mortality in kidney transplant recipients: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Ahmadi, S. F., Zahmatkesh, G., Streja, E., Molnar, M. Z., Rhee, C. M., Kovesdy, C. P., Gillen, D. L., Steiner, S. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., May 22 2014, In : American Journal of Nephrology. 40, 4, p. 315-324 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

41 Citations (Scopus)

Bone and mineral disorders after kidney transplantation: Therapeutic strategies

Molnar, M. Z., Naser, M. S., Rhee, C. M., Kalantar-Zadeh, K. & Bunnapradist, S., Apr 2014, In : Transplantation Reviews. 28, 2, p. 56-62 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

12 Citations (Scopus)

Circulating Angiopoietin-2 levels predict mortality in kidney transplant recipients: A 4-year prospective case-cohort study

Molnar, M. Z., Kümpers, P., Kielstein, J. T., Schiffer, M., Czira, M. E., Ujszaszi, A., Kovesdy, C. P. & Mucsi, I., Jun 2014, In : Transplant International. 27, 6, p. 541-552 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Mortality of combined serum phosphorus and parathyroid hormone concentrations and their changes over time in hemodialysis patients

Streja, E., Wang, H. Y., Lau, W. L., Molnar, M. Z., Kovesdy, C. P., Kalantar-Zadeh, K. & Park, J., Apr 1 2014, In : Bone. 61, p. 201-207 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

Obesity paradox in end-stage kidney disease patients

Park, J., Ahmadi, S. F., Streja, E., Molnar, M. Z., Flegal, K. M., Gillen, D., Kovesdy, C. P. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Jan 1 2014, In : Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases. 56, 4, p. 415-425 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

168 Citations (Scopus)

Observational modeling of strict vs conventional blood pressure control in patients with chronic kidney disease

Kovesdy, C. P., Lu, J. L., Molnar, M. Z., Ma, J. Z., Canada, R. B., Streja, E., Kalantar-Zadeh, K. & Bleyer, A. J., Sep 1 2014, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 174, 9, p. 1442-1449 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Citations (Scopus)

Obstructive sleep apnea and heart rate variability in male patients with metabolic syndrome: Cross-sectional study

Véber, O., Lendvai, Z., Ronai, K. Z., Dunai, A., Zoller, R., Lindner, A. V., Turányi, C. Z., Szocs, J. L., Keresztes, K., Tabák, A. G., Novak, M., Molnar, M. Z. & Mucsi, I., Mar 1 2014, In : Metabolic syndrome and related disorders. 12, 2, p. 117-124 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Red cell distribution width is associated with mortality in kidney transplant recipients

Mucsi, I., Ujszaszi, A., Czira, M. E., Novak, M. & Molnar, M. Z., Mar 2014, In : International urology and nephrology. 46, 3, p. 641-651 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Restricting kidney transplant wait-listing for obese patients: Let's stop defending the indefensible

Kovesdy, C. P. & Molnar, M. Z., Jan 1 2014, In : Seminars in Dialysis. 27, 1, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

4 Citations (Scopus)

Revisiting the association between altitude and mortality in dialysis patients

Shapiro, B. B., Streja, E., Rhee, C. M., Molnar, M. Z., Kheifets, L., Kovesdy, C. P., Kopple, J. D. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Apr 2014, In : Hemodialysis International. 18, 2, p. 374-383 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Sleep apnea is not associated with worse outcomes in kidney transplant recipients

Fornadi, K., Ronai, K. Z., Turanyi, C. Z., Malavade, T. S., Shapiro, C. M., Novak, M., Mucsi, I. & Molnar, M. Z., Nov 11 2014, In : Scientific reports. 4, 6987.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Anti-Inflammatory and Anti-Oxidative Nutrition in Hypoalbuminemic Dialysis Patients (AIONID) study: Results of the pilot-feasibility, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial

Rattanasompattikul, M., Molnar, M. Z., Lee, M. L., Dukkipati, R., Bross, R., Jing, J., Kim, Y., Voss, A. C., Benner, D., Feroze, U., MacDougall, I. C., Tayek, J. A., Norris, K. C., Kopple, J. D., Unruh, M., Kovesdy, C. P. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Dec 2013, In : Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle. 4, 4, p. 247-257 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Association of coronary artery calcium score and vascular dysfunction in long-term hemodialysis patients

Zeb, I., Ahmadi, N., Molnar, M. Z., Li, D., Shantouf, R., Hatamizadeh, P., Choi, T., Kalantar-Zadeh, K. & Budoff, M. J., Apr 2013, In : Hemodialysis International. 17, 2, p. 216-222 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Association of malnutrition-inflammation complex and responsiveness to erythropoiesis-stimulating agents in long-term hemodialysis patients

Rattanasompattikul, M., Molnar, M. Z., Zaritsky, J. J., Hatamizadeh, P., Jing, J., Norris, K. C., Kovesdy, C. P. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Jul 2013, In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 28, 7, p. 1936-1945 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Citations (Scopus)

Association of serum phosphorus concentration with mortality in elderly and nonelderly hemodialysis patients

Lertdumrongluk, P., Rhee, C. M., Park, J., Lau, W. L., Moradi, H., Jing, J., Molnar, M. Z., Brunelli, S. M., Nissenson, A. R., Kovesdy, C. P. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Nov 2013, In : Journal of Renal Nutrition. 23, 6, p. 411-421 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)

Blood pressure and mortality in U.S. Veterans with chronic kidney disease: A cohort study

Kovesdy, C. P., Bleyer, A. J., Molnar, M. Z., Ma, J. Z., Sim, J. J., Cushman, W. C., Quarles, L. D. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Aug 20 2013, In : Annals of internal medicine. 159, 4, p. 233-242 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

137 Citations (Scopus)

Correlates of low hemoglobin A1c in maintenance hemodialysis patients

Kim, Y., Park, J. C., Molnar, M. Z., Shah, A., Benner, D., Kovesdy, C. P., Kopple, J. D. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Aug 2013, In : International urology and nephrology. 45, 4, p. 1079-1090 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Correlates of parathyroid hormone concentration in hemodialysis patients

Li, J., Molnar, M. Z., Zaritsky, J. J., Sim, J. J., Streja, E., Kovesdy, C. P., Salusky, I. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Jun 2013, In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 28, 6, p. 1516-1525 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

Developing an HbA1c-based equation to estimate blood glucose in maintenance hemodialysis patients

Hoshino, J., Molnar, M. Z., Yamagata, K., Ubara, Y., Takaichi, K., Kovesdy, C. P. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Apr 2013, In : Diabetes care. 36, 4, p. 922-927 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Dialysis modality and correction of uremic metabolic acidosis: Relationship with all-cause and cause-specific mortality

Vashistha, T., Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Molnar, M. Z., Torlén, K. & Mehrotra, R., Mar 7 2013, In : Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 8, 2, p. 254-264 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Citations (Scopus)

Donor race and outcomes in kidney transplant recipients

Molnar, M. Z., Kovesdy, C. P., Bunnapradist, S., Streja, E., Krishnan, M., Mucsi, I., Norris, K. C. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Jan 1 2013, In : Clinical Transplantation. 27, 1, p. 37-51 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Hyperphosphatemia is a combined function of high serum PTH and high dietary protein intake in dialysis patients

Streja, E., Lau, W. L., Goldstein, L., Sim, J. J., Molnar, M. Z., Nissenson, A. R., Kovesdy, C. P. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Dec 2 2013, In : Kidney International Supplements. 3, 5, p. 462-468 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

Inhibitors of mTOR and risks of allograft failure and mortality in kidney transplantation

Isakova, T., Xie, H., Messinger, S., Cortazar, F., Scialla, J. J., Guerra, G., Contreras, G., Roth, D., Burke, G. W., Molnar, M. Z., Mucsi, I. & Wolf, M., Jan 1 2013, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 13, 1, p. 100-110 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)

Iron indices and survival in maintenance hemodialysis patients with and without polycystic kidney disease

Hatamizadeh, P., Ravel, V., Lukowsky, L. R., Molnar, M. Z., Moradi, H., Harley, K., Pahl, M., Kovesdy, C. P. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Nov 2013, In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 28, 11, p. 2889-2898 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Low protein nitrogen appearance as a surrogate of low dietary protein intake is associated with higher all-cause mortality in maintenance hemodialysis patients

Ravel, V. A., Molnar, M. Z., Streja, E., Kim, J. C., Victoroff, A., Jing, J., Benner, D., Norris, K. C., Kovesdy, C. P., Kopple, J. D. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Jul 1 2013, In : Journal of Nutrition. 143, 7, p. 1084-1092 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Mortality predictability of body size and muscle mass surrogates in asian vs white and African American hemodialysis patients

Park, J., Jin, D. C., Molnar, M. Z., Dukkipati, R., Kim, Y. L., Jing, J., Levin, N. W., Nissenson, A. R., Lee, J. S. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., May 2013, In : Mayo Clinic Proceedings. 88, 5, p. 479-486 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Citations (Scopus)

Nephrologist caseload and hemodialysis patient survival in an urban cohort

Harley, K. T., Streja, E., Rhee, C. M., Molnar, M. Z., Kovesdy, C. P., Amin, A. N. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Oct 2013, In : Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 24, 10, p. 1678-1687 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Outcomes associated with microalbuminuria: Effect modification by chronic kidney disease

Kovesdy, C. P., Lott, E. H., Lu, J. L., Malakauskas, S. M., Ma, J. Z., Molnar, M. Z. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Apr 16 2013, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 61, 15, p. 1626-1633 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

Recipient-related predictors of kidney transplantation outcomes in the elderly

Hatamizadeh, P., Molnar, M. Z., Streja, E., Lertdumrongluk, P., Krishnan, M., Kovesdy, C. P. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., May 1 2013, In : Clinical Transplantation. 27, 3, p. 436-443 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

Relative contributions of inflammation and inadequate protein intake to hypoalbuminemia in patients on maintenance hemodialysis

Kim, Y., Molnar, M. Z., Rattanasompattikul, M., Hatamizadeh, P., Benner, D., Kopple, J. D., Kovesdy, C. P. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Feb 2013, In : International urology and nephrology. 45, 1, p. 215-227 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)
27 Citations (Scopus)

Serum Adiponectin levels and mortality after kidney transplantation

Alam, A., Molnar, M. Z., Czira, M. E., Rudas, A., Ujszaszi, A., Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Rosivall, L. & Mucsi, I., Mar 7 2013, In : Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 8, 3, p. 460-467 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Serum creatinine as a marker of muscle mass in chronic kidney disease: Results of a cross-sectional study and review of literature

Patel, S. S., Molnar, M. Z., Tayek, J. A., Ix, J. H., Noori, N., Benner, D., Heymsfield, S., Kopple, J. D., Kovesdy, C. P. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., 2013, In : Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle. 4, 1, p. 19-29 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

124 Citations (Scopus)

Serum creatinine level, a surrogate of muscle mass, predicts mortality in peritoneal dialysis patients

Park, J., Mehrotra, R., Rhee, C. M., Molnar, M. Z., Lukowsky, L. R., Patel, S. S., Nissenson, A. R., Kopple, J. D., Kovesdy, C. P. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Aug 1 2013, In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 28, 8, p. 2146-2155 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Citations (Scopus)

Survival advantage in black versus white men with CKD: Effect of estimated GFR and case mix

Kovesdy, C. P., Quarles, L. D., Lott, E. H., Lu, J. L., Ma, J. Z., Molnar, M. Z. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., Aug 1 2013, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 62, 2, p. 228-235 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

Timing of Return to Dialysis in Patients with Failing Kidney Transplants

Molnar, M. Z., Ichii, H., Lineen, J., Foster, C. E., Mathe, Z., Schiff, J., Kim, S. J., Pahl, M. V., Amin, A. N., Kalantar-Zadeh, K. & Kovesdy, C. P., Dec 2013, In : Seminars in Dialysis. 26, 6, p. 667-674 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)