Ms. Legg is a Family Nurse Practitioner who joined
the OHSU Nephrology staff in April of 1993. Her primary interests
are the non-pharmacological treatment of hypertension and continuity
of care for the patient with Chronic Kidney Disease.
B.S.N. – University of Maryland 1969
M.S. – University of Illinois at Chicago 1987
- Non-pharmacological treatment of hypertension.
- Care of the chronic kidney disease patient from diagnosis through
dialysis and/or renal transplant.
- Legg V, Porter GA, McCarron DA. Lifestyle modifications reduce
blood pressure and antihypertensive drug requirements. Am J Hypertens.
- Porter GA, Norton TL, Legg V. Using urinary biomarkers to evaluate
renal effects of a Cox-2 NSAID in volunteers. Renal Failure. 1999;21:3-4.