Division of Nephrology

Maria Coco, M.D.


  1. Coco, M.: Primary Care in the Woman on Dialysis. Contemporary Dialysis & Nephrology: 2000
  2. Coco, M., Rush, H.: Increased Incidence of Hip Fractures in Dialysis Patients with low serum PTH. Am J Kidney Dis: 36:1151-1121, 2000.
  3. Rush, H., Coco, M.: Women’s Health Issues in a Dialysis Population. Clin Nephrology: 54 (6) 455-462, 2000.
  4. Coco, M: Low PTH levels and Higher Risk of Hip Fractures and Mortality. Am J Kidney Dis: 38: 223-224, 2001
  5. Negulescu, M Coco, J Croll, MH Mokrzycki: Large atrial thrombus formation associated with tunneled cuffed hemodialysis catheters. Clin Nephrol: 59: 40-46, 2003
  6. Mochizuki Y, Golestaneh L, Zhang M, Thananart S, Coco M. Aortic thrombosis and renal infarction in acute cocaine intoxication: a case report and review of literature. Clin Nephrol: 60: 130-133, 2003
  7. Coco M, Glicklich D, Faugere MC, Burris L, Bognar I, Durkin P, Tellis V, Greenstein S, Schechner R, Figueroa K, McDonough P, Wang G, Malluche H. Prevention of bone loss in renal transplant recipients: a prospective randomized trial of intravenous pamidronate. J Am Soc Nephrol 14: 2669-2676, 2003
  8. Sally Lee, Daniel B. Lerer, Howard D. Dorfman, Maria Coco. Brown tumors developing after renal transplant: two case reports and review of literature. Clin Nephrol 61: 289-294, 2004
  9. John Cunningham, Stuart Sprague on behalf of the Osteoporosis Work Group (Jorge Cannata-Andia, Maria Coco, Martine Cohen-Solal, Lorraine Fitzpatrick, David Goltzmann, Marie Lafage-Proust, Mary Leonard, Susan Ott, Mariano Rodriguez, Catherine Stehman-Breen, Paula Stern, Jose Weisinger). Osteoporosis in Chronic Kidney Disease. Am J Kidney Dis 43: 566-571, 2004
  10. Sally Lee, Daniel Glicklich, Maria Coco. Pamidronate used to attenuate bone loss is not associated with renal dysfunction. Nephrol Dial Transplant 19(11): 2870-3, 2004
  11. Suji Lee, Maria Coco, Stuart Greenstein, Richard Schechner, Vivian Tellis, Daniel Glicklich. The effect of rapamycin on sex hormone levels of male renal transplant recipients. Clin Transplant 19(2): 162-7, 2005
  12. Amanda Raff, Tiffany Hebert, James Pullman, Maria Coco. Crescentic oststreptococcal glomerulonephritis with nephrotic syndrome in the adult: is aggressive therapy warranted? Clin Nephrol 63 (5): 375-80, 2005
  13. Daniel Glicklich, Suji Lee, Maria Coco, F Davelman, Arnold Melman. Effects of sirolimus on gonadal function in male renal transplant recipients. Submitted in Revision, American Journal of Transplantation 
  14. Coco, M. Serum N-telopeptide (SNTx) is useful in assessing renal osteodystrophy in Dialysis Patients. Submitted in Revision AJN 


Division Chief

Michael RossMichael Ross, MD (bio)
Chief, Division of Nephrology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center
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Email: michael.ross@einstein.yu.edu 

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