In this issue …
Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis—the need for a multidisciplinary approach
Insulin resistance and salt-sensitive hypertension in metabolic syndrome
Inflammation in the genesis of hypertension and its complications—the role of angiotensin II
Intention and outcome in guideline-based nephrological practice: a suitable space for ‘clinical technology’
Review on uraemic solutes II—Variability in reported concentrations: causes and consequences
Potential risks of living kidney donation—a review
Angiotensin AT1 and AT2 receptors—the battle for health and disease
Systemic administration of interleukin-4 expressing plasmid DNA delays the development of glomerulonephritis and prolongs survival in lupus-prone female NZB × NZW F1 mice
Cellular and morphological changes during neointimal hyperplasia development in a porcine arteriovenous graft model*
High glucose induces macrophage inflammatory protein-3α in renal proximal tubule cells via a transforming growth factor-β1 dependent mechanism
Aldosterone induces CTGF in mesangial cells by activation of the glucocorticoid receptor
The uraemic toxin phenylacetic acid inhibits osteoblastic proliferation and differentiation: an implication for the pathogenesis of low turnover bone in chronic renal failure
GFR determination in adults with a single-sample iohexol plasma clearance method based on the mean sojourn time
Case-control study of gadodiamide-related nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis after exposure to gadolinium in patients with renal failure
Prevalence of chronic kidney disease in Chinese HIV-infected patients
Demonstration of secretory IgA in kidneys of patients with IgA nephropathy
Treatment of idiopathic membranous nephropathy with the combination of steroids, tacrolimus and mycophenolate mofetil: results of a pilot study
Regulation of fibroblast growth factor-23 in chronic kidney disease
Detection of coronary and peripheral artery calcification in patients with chronic kidney disease stages 3 and 4, with and without diabetes
Elevated relative mortality risk with mild-to-moderate chronic kidney disease decreases with age
Treatment with recombinant human erythropoietin is associated with rejuvenation of CD8+ T cell compartment in chronic renal failure patients
Haemodynamic and renal effects of endothelin receptor antagonism in patients with chronic kidney disease
Polymorphisms in the B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) gene are associated with NT-proBNP levels but not with diabetic nephropathy or mortality in type 1 diabetic patients
Why do patients known to renal services still undergo urgent dialysis initiation? A cross-sectional survey
Associations between comorbidities, treatment choice and outcome in the elderly with end-stage renal disease
Differences between physicians in the likelihood of referral and acceptance of elderly patients for dialysis-influence of age and comorbidity
Are PTH serum levels predictive of coronary calcifications in haemodialysis patients?
Skin barrier structure and function and their relationship to pruritus in end-stage renal disease
Effect of fludrocortisone acetate on reducing serum potassium levels in patients with end-stage renal disease undergoing haemodialysis
Excellent agreement between C-reactive protein measurement methods in end-stage renal disease patients—no additional power for mortality prediction with high-sensitivity CRP
Improvement in exercise duration and capacity after conversion to nocturnal home haemodialysis
Improvement of endothelial function in uraemic patients on peritoneal dialysis: a possible role for 5-MTHF administration
Seropositivity for cytomegalovirus in patients with end-stage renal disease is strongly associated with atherosclerotic disease
Role of dietary intervention on metabolic abnormalities and nutritional status after renal transplantation
Establishment of a sandwich ELISA for human megsin, a kidney-specific serine protease inhibitor
The ‘Sit-to-Scale’ score—a pilot study to develop an easily applied score to follow functional status in elderly dialysis patients
Dengue haemorrhagic fever-induced acute kidney injury without hypotension, haemolysis or rhabdomyolysis
Chronic urticaria and mesangial proliferative glomerulonephritis: a case report
Combined nephrectomy and pre-emptive renal transplantation in a tuberous sclerosis patient with angiomyolipoma, renal carcinoma and life-threatening abdominal haemorrhages
Successful liver transplantation in a kidney and pancreas allograft recipient with fulminant herpes simplex virus type 2 hepatitis
Breathless and dizzy!—disseminated Nocardia farcinica complicating renal transplantation
Renal ischaemic injuries during the use of zolmitriptan for treatment of migraines in a transplanted patient under tacrolimus therapy
Xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis in a renal allograft associated with xanthogranulomatous diverticulitis: report of the first case and review of the literature
Back pain in a haemodialysis patient with severe atherosclerosis
Multiple vascular anomalies in a paediatric kidney transplant recipient
Optimal dialysate calcium and vascular calcification
Optimal dialysate calcium and vascular calcification
Cost–utility analysis of cinacalcet in addition to standard of care in the UK
Cost–utility analysis of cinacalcet in addition to standard of care in the UK
The effect of ciclosporin on insulin secretion and resistance
The effect of ciclosporin on insulin secretion and resistance
A urine finding in obese patients
The influence of 24 h urine sampling on the evaluation of renal dysfunction
A case of post-allogeneic haematopoietic stem cell transplantation membranous nephropathy
Everolimus-associated interstitial pneumonitis in a patient with a heart transplant