Description of Research Expertise:
My clinical research focuses on hypertension as well as novel risk factors (e.g. uric acid) for chronic kidney disease progression.
Denker M, Boyle S, Anderson AH, Appel LJ, Chen J, Fink JC, Flack J, Go AS, Horwitz E, Hsu CY, Kusek JW, Lash JP, Navaneethan S, Ojo AO, Rahman M, Steigerwalt SP, Townsend RR: Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC): overview and summary of selected findings CJASN 10 : 2015.
Denker MG, Cohen DL: Catheter-based Renal Artery Denervation for Resistant Hypertension: Promise Unfulfilled or Unsettled? Current Atherosclerosis Reports 17 : 56,2015.
Denker MG: Resistant Hypertension and Renal Nerve Denervation Methodist Debakey Cardiovascular Journal 11 : 2015.
Denker MG: Antihypertensive Medications in End-Stage Renal Disease. Seminars in Dialysis 28 : 2015.
Denker MG: Use of continuous positive airway pressure for sleep apnea in the treatment of hypertension Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension 23 (5): 462-7,2014.
Denker MG, Haddad DB, Townsend RR: Blood pressure control 1 year after referral to a hypertension specialist Journal of Clinical Hypertension 15 (9): 624-9,2013.
Denker MG, Roy JA: Uric acid and risk of chronic kidney disease progression (Poster Presentation) American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA : 2013.
Denker MG: What is an appropriate blood pressure goal for the elderly: review of recent studies and practical recommendations Journal of Clinical Interventions in Aging 8 : 1505-17,2013.