Screening and Testing for Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)

Screening and Testing for Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)

ADPKD is a genetic disorder that can affect whole families, meaning it is passed on from parents to children. In some cases, the disease may also occur randomly in a person...

Growth in children on kidney replacement therapy: a review of data from patient registries

Growth in children on kidney replacement therapy: a review of data from patient registries

Growth in children on kidney replacement therapy: a review of data from patient registries Metrics details Abstract Growth retardation is a major complication in children with...

Cardiovascular disease in dialysis patients

Cardiovascular disease in dialysis patients

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the major cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) on haemodialysis (HD) [1, 2]. Since ESRD frequently...

Pathophysiology of diabetic kidney disease: impact of SGLT2 inhibitors

Pathophysiology of diabetic kidney disease: impact of SGLT2 inhibitors

Pathophysiology of diabetic kidney disease: impact of SGLT2 inhibitors Nature Reviews Nephrology volume 17, pages 319–334 (2021) Cite this article 3699...

Chronic Kidney Disease in Diabetes: Guidelines from KDIGO

Chronic Kidney Disease in Diabetes: Guidelines from KDIGO

This clinical content conforms to AAFP criteria for CME. See the CME Quiz Questions. • First-line antiglycemic treatment for type 2 diabetes and CKD with eGFR as low as 30 mL...

Familial contributions to the association between low birth weight and risk of chronic kidney disease in adult life

Familial contributions to the association between low birth weight and risk of chronic kidney disease in adult life

Previous studies have shown that individuals with low birth weight (LBW) have higher risk of chronic kidney disease (CKD) but also that LBW and CKD cluster in families. The...

Chronic Kidney Disease Diagnosis and Management: A Review

Chronic Kidney Disease Diagnosis and Management: A Review

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) affects between 8% and 16% of the population worldwide and is often underrecognized by patients and clinicians. Defined by a glomerular filtration...

Optimising the timing of renal replacement therapy in acute kidney injury - PubMed

Optimising the timing of renal replacement therapy in acute kidney injury - PubMed

Optimising the timing of renal replacement therapy in acute kidney injury Expand Affiliations 1 Department of Medicine, National University Singapore, NUHS Tower Block, Level...

Algorithm predicts dialysis and death in hospitalised COVID-19 patients

Algorithm predicts dialysis and death in hospitalised COVID-19 patients

Acute kidney injury (AKI) treated with dialysis is reported to be a frequent complication in patients hospitalised with COVID-19. Research published online in the Clinical...

Lab-based and diagnosis-based chronic kidney disease recognition and staging concordance

Lab-based and diagnosis-based chronic kidney disease recognition and staging concordance

Lab-based and diagnosis-based chronic kidney disease recognition and staging concordance BMC Nephrology volume 20, Article number: 357 (2019) Cite this article 1525...

Safeguarding dialysis services during the COVID-19 pandemic

Safeguarding dialysis services during the COVID-19 pandemic

Interruptions to dialysis services in resource-limited settings, like India, amidst the COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted our ill-preparedness. We need alternative plans to...

Epidemiology and Outcomes of COVID-19 in Home Dialysis Patients Compared with In-Center Dialysis Patients

Epidemiology and Outcomes of COVID-19 in Home Dialysis Patients Compared with In-Center Dialysis Patients

American Society of Nephrology Open Access Epidemiology and Outcomes of COVID-19 in Home Dialysis Patients Compared with In-Center Dialysis Patients Caroline M. Hsu, Daniel E....