Dr. Peralta recently published a paper in Circulation titled, "Effect of Intensive Versus Usual Blood Pressure Control on Kidney Function Among Individuals With Prior Lacunar Stroke: A Post Hoc Analysis of the Secondary Prevention of Small Subcortical Strokes (SPS3) Randomized Trial." You can read the full article here.
Drs. Scherzer and Shlipak have published a new paper in the journal AIDS on tenofovir exposure and kidney disease risk entitled, Tenofovir exposure alters associations of serum bicarbonate with chronic kidney disease risk in HIV-infected Veterans.
The full article can be downloaded from pubmed here.
Rebecca Scherzer and Michael Shlipak have published a paper in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation finding that urinary biomarker clusters predict risk of CKD and premature death in HIV-infected women.
Dr. Scherzer was acknowledged by the editors of Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety for the exceptionally fine quality of her peer reviewing of manuscripts submitted during 2014.
She was also informed that at the annual Editorial Board Meeting the top reviewers of 2014 were announced for JAIDS, the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. Dr. Scherzer was selected as one of the top 5 reviewers for the Clinical section of JAIDS.