Joline L. T. Chen


Associate Clinical Professor, Medicine
School of Medicine

M.D., University of Toronto, 1998, Medicine
M.S., Tufts University, 2006, Clinical Research

Phone: (562)8268000
Email: joline.chen@va.gov

University of California, Irvine
333 The City Blvd., West, Suite 400, Ora
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
dialysis; clinical epidmiology; chronic kidney diseas
Publications
1. Chen JL, Gul A, Sarnak M: Intradialytic Hypertension: The Ongoing Challenge. Seminar in Dialysis. 19(2): 141-145, 2006.

2. Chen JL, Sosnov J, Lessard D, Yarzebski J, Gore J, Goldberg R.: Use of do-not-resuscitation in patients with kidney diseases hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction. American Journal of Kidney Disease. 49(1): 83-90, 2007.

3. Chen JL, Sceppa C, Lerner D, Ruthazer R, Levey AS: Leisure Time Physical activity status and mortality in chronic kidney disease. Journal of Nephrology 21(2): 243-252, 2008.

4. Chen JL, Sosnov J, Lessard D, Goldberg R: Impact of Do-not-resuscitation Orders on Quality of Care Performance Measures in Patients Hospitalized with Acute Heart Failure. American Heart Journal 156(1): July 2008; pp78-84

5. Chen JL, Godfrey S, Ng T, Moorthi R, Liangos O, Ruthazer R, Jaber BL, Levey AS and Castaneda-Sceppa C. Effect of intra-dialytic, low-intensity strength training on functional capacity in adult haemodialysis patients: a randomized pilot trial. Nephrology, Dialysis,and Transplantation 25(6):1936-1943; 2010

6. Lovekar S, Chen JL. A Ninety Year-Old-Man with Hyperphospatemia. American Journal of Kidney Disease. 2011 Feb 57(2): 342-346.

7. Chen JL, Francis J. Pyridoxamine, Advanced Glycation Inhibition, and Diabetic Nephropathy. Journal of American Society of Nephrology 23:6-8, 2012.

8. Corapi K, Chen JL, Balk E, Gordon C. Bleeding Complications of Native Kidney Biopsy: a systematic review and meta-analysis" American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 60(1); 62-73, 2012.

9. Gul A, Miskulin D, Gassman J, Harford An, Horowitz B, Chen JL, Paine S, Bedrick E, Kusek J, Zager P, and BID Pilot Study Investigators. Design of the Blood Pressure in Dialysis Pilot Study. American Journal of Medical Sciences. 2014 Feb 347(2): 125-30.

10. Garg N, Weinberg J, Ghai S, Bradauskaite G, Nuhn M, Gautam A, Francis J, Chen JL. Lower magnesium level associated with new-onset diabetes and pre-diabetes after transplantation. Journal of Nephrology. March 8 2014.

11. Carrero, J, Chen JL, Kovesdy C, Kalantar-Zadeh, K. Critical appraisal of biomarkers of dietary intake and nutritional status in patients undergoing dialysis. Seminar in Dialysis, July 2014.

12. Chen JL and Kalantar-Zadeh K. Letter to Editor/Correspondence: Authors’ Reply. Seminars in Dialysis; 27(5): 505-506, September-October 2014.

13. Shapiro BB, Streja E, Chen JL, Kovesdy CP, Kalantar-Zadeh K, Rhee CM. The Association Between Ultraviolate Exposure and Mortality in Dialysis Patient. American Journal of Nephrology. 2014; 40(3):224-232.

14. Doshi M, Streja E, Rhee CM, Park J, Ravel VA, Soohoo M, Moradi H, Lau WL, Mehrotra R, Kuttykrishnan S, Kovesdy CP, Kalantar-Zadeh K, Chen JL. Examining the robustness of the obesity paradox in maintenance hemodialysis patients: a marginal structural model analysis. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2015 Nov 19. [Epub ahead of print]

15. Lean Body Mass and Survival in Hemodialysis Patients and the Roles of Race and Ethnicity. Wang J, Streja E, Rhee CM, Soohoo M, Feng M, Brunelli SM, Kovesdy CP, Gillen D, Kalantar-Zadeh K, Chen JL. J Ren Nutr. 2015 Oct 15. [Epub ahead of print]

16. 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 JT, Cope E, Gipson D, He K, Herman W, Heung M, Hirth RA, Jacobsen SS, Kalantar-Zadeh K, Kovesdy CP, Leichtman AB, Lu Y, Molnar MZ, Morgenstern H, Nallamothu B, O'Hare AM, Pisoni R, Plattner B, Port FK, Rao P, Rhee CM, Schaubel DE, Selewski DT, Shahinian V, Sim JJ, Song P, Streja E, Kurella Tamura M, Tentori F, Eggers PW, Agodoa LY, Abbott KC.Am J Kidney Dis. 2015 Jul;66(1 Suppl 1): No abstract available. Erratum in: Am J Kidney Dis. 2015 Sep;66(3):545.

17. Burch S, Chen JL, Janevski J, Silverberg J, Tanna G, and Bernstein M. Abdominal Exam. In Burch S & Plausinis D, eds. The Meds 9T8 Handbook of Clinical Examination: A Guide to ASCM. University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, Toronto, 1997.

18. Katz A., Chen JL. Dermatology. In Dela Cruz C & Pressacco J, eds. Pharmacological Treatment of Diseases, 2nd Ed. Urban Angel Medical Books Inc., Toronto, 1998.

19. Chen JL, Dember L. Chapter 23: Amyloidosis, and other fibrillary and monoclonal immunoglobulin-associated kidney diseases. In Wilcox ed. The Kidney: Therapy in Nephrology and Hypertension, 3rd Edition, 2008.

20. Salant DJ, Bhatia J, Chen JL, Segal A. Chapter 5: Glomerular Disorders. In Lerma E, Berns J, Nissenson A ed. Current Essentials of Diagnosis and Treatment in Nephrology and Hypertension. 2012, McGraw-Hill Medical.

21. Chen JL, Gul A, Sarnak M: Intradialytic Hypertension: The Ongoing Challenge. Seminar in Dialysis. 19(2): 141-145, 2006.

22. Chen JL, Francis J. Pyridoxamine, Advanced Glycation Inhibition, and Diabetic Nephropathy. Journal of American Society of Nephrology 23: 6-8, 2012

23. Chen JL, Kalantar-Zadeh K. Is an increased serum bicarbonate concentration during hemodialysis associated with an increased risk of death? Seminar in Dialysis March 14, 2014 (Epub ahead of print)
24. Chen JL, Mehrotra R, Kalantar-Zadeh K. Surviving first year of peritoneal dialysis: enduring hard times. American Journal of Kidney Disease (In press).
25. Critical appraisal of biomarkers of dietary intake and nutritional status in patients undergoing dialysis. Carrero JJ, Chen J, Kovesdy CP, Kalantar-Zadeh K. Semin Dial. 2014 Nov-Dec;27(6):586-9. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12283. Epub 2014 Jul 10.
26. Dietary restrictions in dialysis patients: is there anything left to eat? Kalantar-Zadeh K, Tortorici AR, Chen JL, Kamgar M, Lau WL, Moradi H, Rhee CM, Streja E, Kovesdy CP. Semin Dial. 2015 Mar-Apr;28(2):159-68. Epub 2015 Feb 3.
Professional Society
American Society of Nephrology
Graduate Programs
Nephrology (IM)

Internal Medicine

Family Practice

Last updated
02/16/2016