Division of Nephrology

Michal L. Melamed, M.D.

  1. Melamed ML, Moff SL, Poordad FF. Ascites. In: Cheng, A, Zaas, A (eds.) The Osler Handbook of Inpatient Medicine. Elsevier Publishing. 2003. Chapter 27.
  2. Fine DM, Gelber AC, Melamed ML, Lin JC, Zhang L, Eustace JA. Risk factors for renal failure among 72 consecutive patients with rhabdomyolysis related to illicit drug use. Am J Med. 2004 Oct 15;117(8):607-10.
  3. Melamed ML, Kim HS, Jaar BG, Molmenti E, Atta MG, Samaniego MD. Combined percutaneous mechanical and chemical thrombectomy for renal vein thrombosis in kidney transplant recipients. Am J Transplant. 2005 Mar;5(3):621-6.
  4. Powe NR, Melamed ML. Racial Disparities in the Optimal Delivery of Chronic Kidney Disease Care. Med Clin North Am. 2005 May;89(3):475-488.
  5. Melamed ML, Eustace JA, Plantinga L, Jaar BG, Fink NE, Klag MJ, Coresh J, Powe NR. Changes in Serum Calcium, Phosphate and PTH and the Risk of Death in Incident Dialysis Patients: A Longitudinal Study. Kidney Int 2006 Jul;70(2):351-7.
  6. Gupta R, Plantinga LC, Fink NE, Melamed ML, Coresh J, Fox CS, Levin NW, Powe NR. Statin use and hospitalization for sepsis in patients with chronic kidney disease. JAMA 2007 Apr 4;297(13):1455-64.
  7. Hailpern SM, Melamed ML, Cohen HW, Hostetter T. Moderate Chronic Kidney Disease and Cognitive Function in Adults 20-59 Years of Age (NHANES III). J Am Soc Nephrol. 2007 Jul;18(7):2205-13.
  8. Melamed ML, Eustace JA, Plantinga LC, Jaar BG, Fink NE, Parekh RS, Coresh J, Yang Z, Cantor T, Powe NR. Third-Generation Parathyroid Hormone Assays and All-Cause Mortality in Incident Dialysis Patients: The CHOICE Study (in press – Nephrol Dial Transplant)
  9. Michos ED, Melamed ML. Vitamin D and cardiovascular disease risk. Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care. 2008 Jan;11:1:7-12.
  10. Melamed ML, Michos ED, Post W, Astor B. 25-Hydroxyl Vitamin D Levels and the Risk of Mortality in the General Population. (in press- Archives of Internal Medicine)

Division Chief

Michael RossMichael Ross, MD (bio)
Chief, Division of Nephrology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Ullmann 615-C
Bronx, New York 10461
Telephone: 718-430-8768
Email: michael.ross@einstein.yu.edu 

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