International Journal of Nephrology and Renovascular Disease

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List of Papers (Total 190)

Evaluation of a protocol for coronary artery disease investigation in asymptomatic elderly hemodialysis patients

Evaluation of a protocol for coronary artery disease investigation in asymptomatic elderly hemodialysis patients Jose Jayme G De Lima,1 Luis Henrique W Gowdak,1 Flavio J de Paula,1 Henrique Cotchi S Muela,2 Elias David-Neto,1 Luiz A Bortolotto1 1Heart Institute (InCor) and Renal Transplant Unit, Division of Urology, Hospital das Clínicas, University of São Paulo Medical School, S...

Clinical value of a serum anti-PLA2R antibody in the diagnosis and monitoring of primary membranous nephropathy in adults

Clinical value of a serum anti-PLA2R antibody in the diagnosis and monitoring of primary membranous nephropathy in adults Xueping Wu,1 Lei Liu,1 Yaling Guo,1 Lijuan Yang2 1Department of Nephrology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Bengbu Medical College, Bengbu, Anhui, People’s Republic of China; 2Department of Physiology, Bengbu Medical College, Bengbu, Anhui, People’s Republic...

Effects of tolvaptan on renal function in chronic kidney disease patients with volume overload

Effects of tolvaptan on renal function in chronic kidney disease patients with volume overload Shunji Suzuki,1,2 Norio Hanafusa,3 Kenji Kubota,1 Ken Tsuchiya,3 Kosaku Nitta2 1Department of Nephrology, Kawaguchi Saiseikai Hospital, Kawaguchi, Japan; 2Department of Medicine, Kidney Center, Tokyo Women’s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan; 3Department of Blood Purification, Kidney...

Inflammatory milieu in contrast-induced nephropathy: a prospective single-center study

Inflammatory milieu in contrast-induced nephropathy: a prospective single-center study Ashraf O Oweis,1 Sameeha A Alshelleh,2 Ammar K Daoud,1 Mahmoud M Smadi,3 Karem H Alzoubi4 1Department of Internal Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan; 2Department of Internal Medicine, the University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan; 3Department of Mathematics and...

Relationship of inferior vena cava collapsibility to ultrafiltration volume achieved in critically ill hemodialysis patients

Relationship of inferior vena cava collapsibility to ultrafiltration volume achieved in critically ill hemodialysis patients Matthew J Kaptein,1,2 John S Kaptein,2 Zayar Oo,2 Elaine M Kaptein2 1Division of Nephrology, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA, USA; 2Division of Nephrology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA Background: Ultrasound...

Atherosclerotic vascular disease and its correlates in stable black South African kidney transplant recipients

Atherosclerotic vascular disease and its correlates in stable black South African kidney transplant recipients Stephen Olawale Oguntola,1 Muzamil Olamide Hassan,2 Raquel Duarte,3,* Therese Dix-Peek,3 Caroline Dickens,3 Gbenga Olorunfemi,4 Ahmed Vachiat,5 Graham Paget,1 Pravin Manga,5 Saraladevi Naicker1,* 1Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of...

Peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis: challenges and solutions

Peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis: challenges and solutions William L Salzer School of Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA Abstract: Peritoneal dialysis is an effective treatment modality for patients with end-stage renal disease. The relative use of peritoneal dialysis versus hemodialysis varies widely by country. Data from a 2004 survey reports the...

Prevalence of chronic kidney disease in Nigeria: systematic review of population-based studies

Prevalence of chronic kidney disease in Nigeria: systematic review of population-based studies Innocent Ijezie Chukwuonye,1 Okechukwu Samuel Ogah,2 Ernest Ndukaife Anyabolu,3 Kenneth Arinze Ohagwu,1 Ogbonna Collins Nwabuko,4 Uwa Onwuchekwa,5 Miracle Erinma Chukwuonye,6 Emmanuel Chukwuebuka Obi,1 Efosa Oviasu7 1Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Federal...

Prediction of acute kidney injury in cirrhotic patients: a new score combining renal, liver and inflammatory markers

Prediction of acute kidney injury in cirrhotic patients: a new score combining renal, liver and inflammatory markers Joana Gameiro,1 José Agapito Fonseca,1 Joana Monteiro Dias,1 Maria João Melo,1 Sofia Jorge,1 José Velosa,2 José António Lopes1 1Division of Nephrology and Renal Transplantation, Department of Medicine, Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Norte, Lisboa, Portugal; 2Department...

FGF23 modulates the effects of erythropoietin on gene expression in renal epithelial cells

FGF23 modulates the effects of erythropoietin on gene expression in renal epithelial cells Mitsuru Yashiro,1 Masaki Ohya,1 Toru Mima,1 Yumi Ueda,2 Yuri Nakashima,1 Kazuki Kawakami,1 Yohei Ishizawa,2 Shuto Yamamoto,1 Sou Kobayashi,1 Takurou Yano,1 Yusuke Tanaka,1 Kouji Okuda,1 Tomohiro Sonou,1 Tomohiro Shoshihara,1 Yuko Iwashita,1 Yu Iwashita,1 Kouichi Tatsuta,1 Ryo Matoba,2...

BOLD magnetic resonance imaging in nephrology

BOLD magnetic resonance imaging in nephrology Michael E Hall,1,2 Jennifer H Jordan,3 Luis A Juncos,1,2 W Gregory Hundley,3 John E Hall2 1Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA; 2Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA; 3Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Cardiovascular...

The importance of the thick ascending limb of Henle’s loop in renal physiology and pathophysiology

The importance of the thick ascending limb of Henle's loop in renal physiology and pathophysiology Miriam Zacchia, Giovanna Capolongo, Luca Rinaldi, Giovambattista Capasso Division of Nephrology, Department of Cardio-Thoracic and Respiratory Sciences, Università della Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli”, Naples, Italy Abstract: The thick ascending limb (TAL) of Henle’s loop is a crucial...

Managing hyperparathyroidism in hemodialysis: role of etelcalcetide

Managing hyperparathyroidism in hemodialysis: role of etelcalcetide Keith E Eidman,1 James B Wetmore1,2 1Division of Nephrology, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 2Chronic Disease Research Group, Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN, USA Abstract: Secondary hyperparathyroidism (SHPT) is common in patients receiving...

Is the light at the end of the tunnel nigh? A review of ADPKD focusing on the burden of disease and tolvaptan as a new treatment

Is the light at the end of the tunnel nigh? A review of ADPKD focusing on the burden of disease and tolvaptan as a new treatment Rashid A Barnawi,1 Rahaf Z Attar,1 Sultan S Alfaer,1 Osama Y Safdar2 1Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; 2Pediatric Nephrology Center of Excellence, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia...

Tolvaptan in the treatment of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease: patient selection and special considerations

Tolvaptan in the treatment of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease: patient selection and special considerations Laia Sans-Atxer,1 Dominique Joly2 1Department of Nephrology, Hospital del Mar, Institut Mar for Medical Research, Barcelona, Spain; 2Faculty of Medicine, Université Paris-Descartes, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Service de Néphrologie, Hôpital Necker...

The clinicopathological features of patients with membranous nephropathy

The clinicopathological features of patients with membranous nephropathy Hanyu Zhu,1,* Qiuxia Han,2,* Dong Zhang,1 Yong Wang,1 Jing Gao,3 Xiaoli Yang,1 Wenjia Geng,4 Xiangmei Chen1 1Department of Nephrology, Chinese PLA General Hospital, Chinese PLA Institute of Nephrology, State Key Laboratory of Kidney Diseases, National Clinical Research Center of Kidney Diseases, Beijing Key...

Post-marketing surveillance study of the safety and efficacy of nalfurafine hydrochloride (Remitch® capsules 2.5 μg) in 3,762 hemodialysis patients with intractable pruritus

Post-marketing surveillance study of the safety and efficacy of nalfurafine hydrochloride (Remitch® capsules 2.5 μg) in 3,762 hemodialysis patients with intractable pruritus Hideki Kozono,* Hiroshi Yoshitani,* Ryoko Nakano* Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Vigilance Department, Toray Industries, Inc., Tokyo, Japan *The authors contributed equally to this work Background...

Pulse versus daily oral Alfacalcidol treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism in hemodialysis patients: a randomized controlled trial

Pulse versus daily oral Alfacalcidol treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism in hemodialysis patients: a randomized controlled trial Osama Sawalmeh,1 Shaheed Moala,1 Zakaria Hamdan,2 Huda Masri,3 Khubaib Ayoub,4 Emad Khazneh,2 Mujahed Shraim5 1Medicine Department, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, An-Najah National University, Nablus, Palestine; 2Nephrology Department...

Nutcracker syndrome associated with celiacomesentric trunk anomaly: case report

Nutcracker syndrome associated with celiacomesentric trunk anomaly: case report Nabil A Al-Zoubi,1 Ibrahim F Al-Ghalayini,1,2 Radwan Al-Okour1,2 1Department of Surgery, 2Division of Urology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan Introduction: Nutcracker syndrome is a rare disease entity that is caused by entrapment of the left renal vein between the aorta and...

Efficacy and safety of subcutaneous administration of lyophilized powder of alfa-erythropoietin to maintain hemoglobin concentrations among hemodialysis patients

Efficacy and safety of subcutaneous administration of lyophilized powder of alfa-erythropoietin to maintain hemoglobin concentrations among hemodialysis patients Bancha Satirapoj, Rattanawan Dispan, Ouppatham Supasyndh Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Phramongkutklao Hospital and College of Medicine, Bangkok, Thailand Background: Anemia associated with chronic...

Urinary protein profiles in ketorolac-associated acute kidney injury in patients undergoing orthopedic day surgery

Urinary protein profiles in ketorolac-associated acute kidney injury in patients undergoing orthopedic day surgery Filippo Mariano,1 Chiara Cogno,1 Fulvia Giaretta,2,3 Ilaria Deambrosis,2,3 Simona Pozza,4 Maurizio Berardino,5 Giuseppe Massazza,6 Luigi Biancone1,3 1Department of General and Specialist Medicine, Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation Unit, City of Health and...

Renal sympathetic denervation increases renal blood volume per cardiac cycle: a serial magnetic resonance imaging study in resistant hypertension

Renal sympathetic denervation increases renal blood volume per cardiac cycle: a serial magnetic resonance imaging study in resistant hypertension Sinny Delacroix,1,2 Ramesh G Chokka,1,3 Adam J Nelson,1,2 Dennis T Wong,4 Samuel Sidharta,1,2 Stephen M Pederson,5 Adil Rajwani,1,2 Joanne Nimmo,1,2 Karen S Teo,1,2 Stephen G Worthley1,2 1Cardiovascular Research Centre, Royal Adelaide...

Transforming growth factor-β1/Smad3-independent epithelial–mesenchymal transition in type I collagen glomerulopathy

Transforming growth factor-beta1/Smad3-independent epithelial-mesenchymal transition in type I collagen glomerulopathy Amanda C Brodeur,1–3 Anna M Roberts-Pilgrim,3 Kimberlee L Thompson,1 Craig L Franklin,4 Charlotte L Phillips2,3 1Department of Biomedical Sciences, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO, USA; 2Department of Child Health, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO...

The role of novel biomarkers in predicting diabetic nephropathy: a review

The role of novel biomarkers in predicting diabetic nephropathy: a review Samuel N Uwaezuoke Pediatric Nephrology Firm, Department of Pediatrics, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku-Ozalla, Enugu, Nigeria Abstract: Diabetic nephropathy (DN) is one of the microvascular complications of the kidney arising commonly from type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM), and occasionally...

Stent tunnel technique to save thrombosed native hemodialysis fistula with extensive venous aneurysm

Stent tunnel technique to save thrombosed native hemodialysis fistula with extensive venous aneurysm Martin Rabellino,1 Guillermo J Rosa-Diez,2 Sergio A Shinzato,1 Pablo Rodriguez,1 Oscar A Peralta,1 Maria S Crucelegui,2 Rosario Luxardo,2 Agustina Heredia-Martinez,2 Mariela I Bedini-Rocca,2 Ricardo D García-Mónaco1 1Department of Angiography and Endovascular Therapy, 2Department...