Edward J. Nehus, MD, MS

Pediatric Nephrologist

Instructor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-4531

Email edward.nehus@cchmc.org

Critical care nephrology; chronic kidney disease

Edward conducted and published a cross-sectional study which investigated the association of serum resistin with cardiovascular risk factors in children with chronic kidney disease.  In addition, he recently published a study evaluating the outcomes steroid-avoidance protocols in pediatric kidney transplant recipients.  He continues to be the primary investigator for ongoing studies that explore pharmacokinetic alterations in critically ill children receiving continuous renal replacement therapy.

MD: University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, 2002.

MS: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 2011.

Residency: Pediatrics, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH.

Certification: Pediatrics, 2009.

Fellowship: Pediatric Nephrology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH.

Nehus E, Goebel J, Abraham E. Outcomes of steroid-avoidance protocols in pediatric kidney transplant recipients. Am J Transplant. 2012 Sept 20. Epub ahead of print.

Nehus E, Furth S, Warady B, Mitsnefes M. Correlates of resistin in children with chronic kidney disease: the chronic kidney disease in children cohort. J Pediatr. 161(2): 276-80, 2012.

Nehus E, Goebel J, Mitsnefes M, Lorts A, Laskin B. Intensive hemodialysis for cardiomyopathy associated with end-stage renal disease. Pediatr Nephrol. 26: 1909-12, 2011.

Nehus E, Devarajan P. Acute kidney injury: AKI in kidney transplant recipients—here to stay. Nat Rev Nephrol. 8:198-199, 2012.