Tara I. Chang
Medicine - Nephrology
United States of America
Tara Chang, MD, MS is a board-certified nephrologist who enjoys taking care of patients with all types of kidney diseases. She is also a certified Hypertension Specialist, and has a particular interest in treating patients with high blood pressure. In addition to her patient care duties, Dr. Chang maintains an active clinical research program, which focuses on studying cardiovascular disease in patients with chronic kidney disease. She has received grant funding from the National Institutes of Health and the American Heart Association.
Nephrology, hypertension, chronic kidney disease, dialysis
Chang TI, Leong TK, Boothroyd DB, Hlatky MA, Go AS (2014) Acute Kidney Injury After CABG Versus PCI: An Observational Study Using 2 Cohorts. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 64: 985-994
Chang TI, Montez-Rath ME, Tsai TT, Hlatky MA, Winkelmayer WC (2016) Thienopyridine use after coronary stenting in low income patients enrolled in medicare part D receiving maintenance dialysis. Journal of the American Heart Association
Chang TI, Montez-Rath ME, Tsai TT, Hlatky MA, Winkelmayer WC (2016) Drug-Eluting Versus Bare-Metal Stents During PCI in Patients With End-Stage Renal Disease on Dialysis JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY 67: 1459-1469