International Journal of Nephrology and Renovascular Disease

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List of Papers (Total 195)

Acute kidney injury in a shepherd with severe malaria: a case report

Acute kidney injury in a shepherd with severe malaria: a case report Boushab Mohamed Boushab,1 Fatim-Zahra Fall-Malick,2 Mamoudou Savadogo,3 Leonardo Kishi Basco,4 1Department of Internal Medicine, Aïoun Regional Hospital, Hodh El Gharbi, Mauritania; 2National Institute of Hepatology-Virology in Nouakchott, School of Medicine, Nouakchott, Mauritania; 3Department of Infectious...

Population-based estimation of renal function in healthy young Indian adults based on body mass index and sex correlating renal volume, serum creatinine, and cystatin C

Population-based estimation of renal function in healthy young Indian adults based on body mass index and sex correlating renal volume, serum creatinine, and cystatin C Prashanth Rajagopalan,1 Georgi Abraham,2 Yuvaram NV Reddy,2 Ravivarman Lakshmanasami,1 ML Prakash,1 Yogesh NV Reddy2 1Department of General Medicine, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute...

Update on current management of chronic kidney disease in patients with HIV infection

Update on current management of chronic kidney disease in patients with HIV infection Nina E Diana, Saraladevi Naicker Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa Abstract: The prevalence of HIV-associated chronic kidney disease (CKD) varies geographically and depends on the definition of CKD used...

The potential use of biomarkers in predicting contrast-induced acute kidney injury

The potential use of biomarkers in predicting contrast-induced acute kidney injury Michele Andreucci,1 Teresa Faga,1 Eleonora Riccio,2 Massimo Sabbatini,2 Antonio Pisani,2 Ashour Michael,1 1Department of Health Sciences, University “Magna Graecia” of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, 2Department of Public Health, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy Abstract: Contrast-induced...

Hyperglycemia and acute kidney injury in critically ill children

Hyperglycemia and acute kidney injury in critically ill children Roberto Gordillo,1 Tania Ahluwalia,2 Robert Woroniecki3 1Department of Pediatrics, Division of Nephrology, 2Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria, IL, USA; 3Division of Pediatric Nephrology and Hypertension, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, Stony Brook, NY, USA Background...

Acute kidney injury: risk factors and management challenges in developing countries

Acute kidney injury: risk factors and management challenges in developing countries Daniela Ponce, Andre Balbi Department of Medicine, Botucatu School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil Abstract: Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a major global health problem in both developed and developing nations, negatively affecting patient morbidity and responsible for an estimated 1.4 million...

The number of patients with severe encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis is decreasing in a large referral center in Germany

The number of patients with severe encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis is decreasing in a large referral center in Germany Daniel Kitterer,1 Niko Braun,2 M Dominik Alscher,1 Stephan Segerer,3,* Joerg Latus1,* 1Division of General Medicine and Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Robert-Bosch-Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany; 2Nephrology Center Stuttgart, 3Division of...

Diagnostic accuracy of urinary neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin in patients with septic acute kidney injury

Diagnostic accuracy of urinary neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin in patients with septic acute kidney injury Munna Lal Patel,1 Rekha Sachan,2 Radhey Shyam,3 Satish Kumar,1 Ritul Kamal,4 Arvind Misra1 1Department of Medicine, 2Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 3Department of Geriatric Intensive Care Unit, King George Medical University, 4Epidemiology Division...

Effects of socioeconomic status on physical and mental health of hemodialysis patients in Japan: differences by age, period, and cohort

Effects of socioeconomic status on physical and mental health of hemodialysis patients in Japan: differences by age, period, and cohort Hidehiro Sugisawa,1 Yumiko Shimizu,2 Tamaki Kumagai,3 Hiroaki Sugisaki,4 Seiji Ohira,5 Toshio Shinoda6 1Graduate School of Gerontology, J.F. Oberlin University, Machida, 2Faculty of Nursing, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Chofu, 3School...

Clinical, patient-related, and economic outcomes of home-based high-dose hemodialysis versus conventional in-center hemodialysis

Clinical, patient-related, and economic outcomes of home-based high-dose hemodialysis versus conventional in-center hemodialysis Nicos Mitsides,1,2 Sandip Mitra,1,2 Tom Cornelis3 1Department of Renal Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester Academic Health Science Center, Manchester, 2National Institute for...

Belatacept for the prophylaxis of organ rejection in kidney transplant patients: an evidence-based review of its place in therapy

Belatacept for the prophylaxis of organ rejection in kidney transplant patients: an evidence-based review of its place in therapy Karen L Hardinger, Daniel Sunderland, Jennifer A Wiederrich Division of Pharmacy Practice and Administration, School of Pharmacy, University of Missouri–Kansas City, Kansas City, MO, USA Background: Belatacept is a novel immunosuppressive therapy...

Myocardial bioenergetic abnormalities in experimental uremia

Myocardial bioenergetic abnormalities in experimental uremia Alistair MS Chesser,1 Steven M Harwood,2 Martin J Raftery,1 Muhammad M Yaqoob1,2 1Department of Nephrology, Barts Health NHS Trust, Royal London Hospital, 2Translational Medicine and Therapeutics, William Harvey Research Institute, John Vane Science Centre, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK Purpose: Cardiac...

Health status, renal function, and quality of life after multiorgan failure and acute kidney injury requiring renal replacement therapy

Health status, renal function, and quality of life after multiorgan failure and acute kidney injury requiring renal replacement therapy Robert Faulhaber-Walter,1,2 Sebastian Scholz,1,3 Herrmann Haller,1 Jan T Kielstein,1,* Carsten Hafer1,4,* 1Department of Renal and Hypertensive Disease, Medical School Hannover, Hannover, Germany; 2Facharztzentrum Aarberg, Waldshut-Tiengen...

Independent associations of urine neutrophil gelatinase–associated lipocalin and serum uric acid with interstitial fibrosis and tubular atrophy in primary glomerulonephritis

Independent associations of urine neutrophil gelatinase–associated lipocalin and serum uric acid with interstitial fibrosis and tubular atrophy in primary glomerulonephritis Amornpan Lertrit,1 Suchin Worawichawong,2 Somlak Vanavanan,2 Anchalee Chittamma,2 Dittapol Muntham,3 Piyanuch Radinahamed,1 Aumporn Nampoon,4 Chagriya Kitiyakara1 1Department of Medicine, 2Department of...

Prevention of catheter-related bloodstream infections in patients on hemodialysis: challenges and management strategies

Prevention of catheter-related bloodstream infections in patients on hemodialysis: challenges and management strategies Vivek Soi, Carol L Moore, Lalathakasha Kumbar, Jerry Yee Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA Abstract: Catheter-related bloodstream infections are a significant source of morbidity and mortality in the end-stage...

Angioplasty of forearm arteries as a finger salvage procedure for patient with end-stage renal failure

Angioplasty of forearm arteries as a finger salvage procedure for patient with end-stage renal failure Yuk Law, Yiu Che Chan, Stephen Wing-Keung Cheng Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong Abstract: Due to the relatively low metabolic demand and extensive collaterals of the...

Axitinib in the treatment of renal cell carcinoma: patient selection and perspectives

Axitinib in the treatment of renal cell carcinoma: patient selection and perspectives Vivek Narayan, Naomi Balzer Haas Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Background: Axitinib is a next-generation, selective tyrosine kinase inhibitor targeting the vascular endothelial growth factor receptors. It is approved...

Efficacy and safety of iron isomaltoside (Monofer®) in the management of patients with iron deficiency anemia

Efficacy and safety of iron isomaltoside (Monofer®) in the management of patients with iron deficiency anemia Philip A Kalra,1 Sunil Bhandari2,31Department of Renal Medicine, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, Salford, UK; 2Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, Hull, UK; 3Hull York Medical School, Hull, UKAbstract: New intravenous (IV) iron preparations should ideally be...

Renal cell carcinoma: links and risks

Renal cell carcinoma: links and risks Reena Kabaria, Zachary Klaassen, Martha K Terris Department of Surgery, Section of Urology, Augusta University, Augusta, GA, USA Abstract: This review provides an overview of the incidence of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) and a summary of the most commonly associated risk factors. A literature review was performed with a focus on recent studies...

The cost-utility of treating anemia with continuous erythropoietin receptor activator or Epoetin versus routine blood transfusions among chronic hemodialysis patients

The cost-utility of treating anemia with continuous erythropoietin receptor activator or Epoetin versus routine blood transfusions among chronic hemodialysis patients Omar Maoujoud,1,2 Samir Ahid,1 Yahia Cherrah1 1Research Team of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Medical and Pharmacy School, Mohammed V University, Rabat, 2Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Military...

Phosphate binders for the treatment of chronic kidney disease: role of iron oxyhydroxide

Phosphate binders for the treatment of chronic kidney disease: role of iron oxyhydroxide Valeria Cernaro, Domenico Santoro, Antonio Lacquaniti, Giuseppe Costantino, Luca Visconti, Antoine Buemi, Michele Buemi Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Messina, Messina, Italy Abstract: Chronic kidney disease-mineral bone disorder is frequent in patients with...

Is kidney function affecting the management of myocardial infarction? A retrospective cohort study in patients with normal kidney function, chronic kidney disease stage III–V, and ESRD

Is kidney function affecting the management of myocardial infarction? A retrospective cohort study in patients with normal kidney function, chronic kidney disease stage III–V, and ESRD Marc Saad,1 Boutros Karam,1 Geovani Faddoul,2 Youssef El Douaihy,1 Harout Yacoub,1 Hassan Baydoun,3 Christine Boumitri,1 Iskandar Barakat,1 Chadi Saifan,4 Elie El-Charabaty,4 Suzanne El Sayegh4...

An unexpected complication of chronic myelomonocytic leukemia: severe renal failure due to malignant tubulo-interstitial cell infiltration

An unexpected complication of chronic myelomonocytic leukemia: severe renal failure due to malignant tubulo-interstitial cell infiltration Jerrold Spapen,1 Karel Fostier,2 Hendrik De Raeve,3 Peter Janssens,4 Herbert Spapen,51Department of Internal Medicine, Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, 2Department of Hematology, 3Department of Pathology...

Effect of zinc supplementation on body mass index and serum levels of zinc and leptin in pediatric hemodialysis patients

Effect of zinc supplementation on body mass index and serum levels of zinc and leptin in pediatric hemodialysis patients Ahmed Nabih El-Shazly,1 Soha Abd El-Hady Ibrahim,1 Ghada Mohamed El-Mashad,2 Jehan H Sabry,3 Nashwa Said Sherbini11Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Benha University, Banha, 2Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Menoufia University...

Vitamin D status and cholecalciferol supplementation in chronic kidney disease patients: an Italian cohort report

Vitamin D status and cholecalciferol supplementation in chronic kidney disease patients: an Italian cohort report Adamasco Cupisti, Valentina Vigo, Maria Enrica Baronti, Claudia D'Alessandro, Lorenzo Ghiadoni, Maria Francesca Egidi Nephrology, Transplant and Dialysis Division, AOUP, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy Abstract: This...