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, Feldman HI; Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort Study Investigators.: Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC): overview and summary of selected findings CJASN 10 : 2015.
Denker MG, Cohen DL, Townsend RR: Catheter-based Renal Artery Denervation for Resistant Hypertension: Promise Unfulfilled or Unsettled? Current Atherosclerosis Reports 17 : 56,2015.
Denker MG, Cohen DL: Resistant Hypertension and Renal Nerve Denervation Methodist Debakey Cardiovascular Journal 11 : 2015.
Denker MG, Cohen DL: Antihypertensive Medications in End-Stage Renal Disease. Seminars in Dialysis 28 : 2015.
Denker MG, Cohen DL: 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, Cohen DL: Blood pressure control 1 year after referral to a hypertension specialist Journal of Clinical Hypertension 15 (9): 624-9,2013.
Denker MG, Roy JA, Feldman HI: Uric acid and risk of chronic kidney disease progression (Poster Presentation) American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA : 2013.
Denker MG, Cohen DL: 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.