In this issue
Defining and classifying AKI: one set of criteria
Does prophylactic haemodialysis protect kidney function after angiography?
Success of the peritoneal dialysis programme in Hong Kong
Why less success of the peritoneal dialysis programmes in Europe?
All high-flux membranes are equal but some high-flux membranes are less equal than others
Clinical research of kidney diseases V: extended analytic models
Epigenetics—a helpful tool to better understand processes in clinical nephrology?
Renal magnification by EGF*
Mutations in RPGRIP1L: extending the clinical spectrum of ciliopathies*
Postconditioning is an effective strategy to reduce renal ischaemia/reperfusion injury
Human recombinant erythropoietin augments serum asymmetric dimethylarginine concentrations but does not compromise nitric oxide generation in mice
Nonerythropoietic derivative of erythropoietin protects against tubulointerstitial injury in a unilateral ureteral obstruction model
Highly concentrated calcitriol and its analogues induce apoptosis of parathyroid cells and regression of the hyperplastic gland—study in rats*
Transforming growth factor-β-induced alpha-smooth muscle cell actin expression in renal proximal tubular cells is regulated by p38β mitogen-activated protein kinase, extracellular signal-regulated protein kinase1,2 and the Smad signalling during epithelial–myofibroblast transdifferentiation
Aldosterone-mediated apical targeting of ENaC subunits is blunted in rats with streptozotocin-induced diabetes mellitus
Effects of statins on renal sodium and water handling
Hypernatraemia in critically ill patients: too little water and too much salt
A comparison of the RIFLE and AKIN criteria for acute kidney injury in critically ill patients
Aetiology and outcome of acute and chronic renal failure in infants
N-Acetylcysteine does not artifactually lower plasma creatinine concentration
Acute renal haemodynamic effects of radiocontrast media in patients undergoing left ventricular and coronary angiography
Distribution of pathologic findings in individuals with nephrotic proteinuria according to serum albumin
Nephropathy in males and females with Fabry disease: cross-sectional description of patients before treatment with enzyme replacement therapy
External suppression causes the low expression of the Cosmc gene in IgA nephropathy
Influence of low birth weight on minimal change nephrotic syndrome in children, including a meta-analysis
Endothelial dysfunction in type-2 diabetics with early diabetic nephropathy is associated with low circulating adiponectin
Agalsidase therapy in patients with Fabry disease on renal replacement therapy: a nationwide study in Italy
Pseudohypoaldosteronisms, report on a 10-patient series
Intracellular acidification enhances neutrophil phagocytosis in chronic haemodialysis patients: possible role of CD11b/CD18
Third-generation parathyroid hormone assays and all-cause mortality in incident dialysis patients: the CHOICE study
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriage, infection and transmission in dialysis patients, healthcare workers and their family members
Preventing haemodialysis catheter-related bacteraemia with an antimicrobial lock solution: a meta-analysis of prospective randomized trials
Dialysis-related systemic microinflammation is associated with specific genomic patterns
Association between number of months below K/DOQI haemoglobin target and risk of hospitalization and death
Design and validation of a model to predict early mortality in haemodialysis patients
Carotid artery intima-media thickness correlates with oxidative stress in chronic haemodialysis patients with accelerated atherosclerosis
Differences in solute removal by two high-flux membranes of nominally similar synthetic polymers
Quality of life of caregivers and patients on peritoneal dialysis
The quest for favourable subgroups to encourage living kidney donation in Spain. An attitudinal study among British and Irish citizens resident in southeastern Spain
Anaemia and congestive heart failure early post-renal transplantation
The role of C4d immunostaining in the evaluation of the causes of renal allograft dysfunction
ACE-inhibitor or AT2-antagonist therapy of renal transplant recipients is associated with an increase in serum potassium concentrations
Peritoneal dialysis in children under two years of age
Wasp sting associated with type 1 renal tubular acidosis
Progressive kidney disease in three sisters with elevated lipoprotein(a)
Spontaneous remission of severe hyperparathyroidism with normalization of the reversed whole PTH/intact PTH ratio in a haemodialysis patient
Need of standardization for creatinine and cystatin C-based GFR equations in renal transplantation
Need of standardization for creatinine and cystatin C-based GFR equations in renal transplantation
Comment on ‘Comparison between creatinine and cystatin C-based GFR equations in renal transplantation’
Comment on ‘Comparison between creatinine and cystatin C-based GFR equations in renal transplantation’
About CKD stage-3 subdivision proposal
About CKD stage-3 subdivision proposal
Vasculitis and anti-thyroid medication
Vasculitis and anti-thyroid medication
Dialysis or not? A comparative survival study of patients over 75 years of age with chronic kidney disease stage 5
Dialysis or not? A comparative survival study of patients over 75 years of age with chronic kidney disease stage 5
Occurrence of peritonitis in APD versus CAPD: methodologic problems
Occurrence of peritonitis in APD versus CAPD: methodologic problems
Relative mortality risk in chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease: the effect of age, sex and diabetes
Conflict of interest in clinical guidelines should be avoided
Conflict of interest in clinical guidelines should be avoided
The effect of sodium citrate 4% locking solution for central venous dialysis catheter on the international normalized ratio (INR) value
The effect of sodium citrate 4% locking solution for central venous dialysis catheter on the international normalized ratio (INR) value
ABO-incompatible kidney transplantation: on-demand strategy
ABO-incompatible kidney transplantation: on-demand strategy
The neglected role of students in international university rankings
Cardiovascular abnormalities in patients with epilepsy receiving renal replacement therapy with dialysis: a true convergence of clinical cardiology, nephrology and neurology
Cardiovascular abnormalities in patients with epilepsy receiving renal replacement therapy with dialysis: a true convergence of clinical cardiology, nephrology and neurology
Radio-opaque appearance of lanthanum carbonate in a patient with chronic renal failure
Radio-opaque appearance of lanthanum carbonate in a patient with chronic renal failure
Is there a link between calcium oxalate crystalluria, orlistat and acute tubular necrosis?
Negative outcome studies in end-stage renal disease: how dark are the storm clouds?
Negative outcome studies in end-stage renal disease: how dark are the storm clouds?
A wild zebra chase
A wild zebra chase
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