Challenges for nephrology practice in Sub-Saharan Africa
Increasing evidence base for sodium bicarbonate therapy to prevent contrast media-induced acute kidney injury
‘Idiopathic’ FSGS
Albuminuria in non-primary renal disease
Daily online haemodiafiltration
Renal revascularization for heart failure in patients with atherosclerotic renovascular disease
Hypertension after kidney transplantation
Donation after cardiac death
Modulation of blood pressure by central melanocortinergic pathways*
Intensive care
Role of CX3C-chemokine CX3C-L/fractalkine expression in a model of slowly progressive renal failure
Bradykinin and high glucose promote renal tubular inflammation
Rapamycin, unlike cyclosporine A, enhances suppressive functions of in vitro-induced CD4+CD25+ Tregs
The CD40–CD154 co-stimulation pathway mediates innate immune injury in adriamycin nephrosis
Protection from sepsis-induced acute renal failure by adenoviral-mediated gene transfer of β2-adrenoceptor†
Effects of end-stage renal disease and haemodialysis on dendritic cell subsets and basal and LPS-stimulated cytokine production
Sodium bicarbonate for prevention of contrast-induced acute kidney injury
Impact of renin-angiotensin-aldosterone blockade by angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors or AT-1 blockers on frequency of contrast medium-induced nephropathy
X-inactivation modifies disease severity in female carriers of murine X-linked Alport syndrome
End-stage renal disease in patients with Fabry disease
The first Chinese Pierson syndrome with novel mutations in LAMB2
Functional polymorphisms in transforming growth factor-beta-1 (TGFβ-1) and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) genes modify risk of renal parenchymal scarring following childhood urinary tract infection
A comprehensive study of cardiovascular risk factors, cardiac function and vascular disease in children with chronic renal failure
Quartan malaria-associated childhood nephrotic syndrome
Incident chronic kidney disease and the rate of kidney function decline in individuals with hypertension
Results of surgical treatment for renovascular hypertension in children
Renal artery revascularization improves heart failure control in patients with atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis
The profile of adult nephrology patients admitted to the Renal Unit of the Universitas Tertiary Hospital in Bloemfontein, South Africa from 1997 to 2006
Functional analysis of promoter mutations in the ACTN4 and SYNPO genes in focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
Similar renal decline in diabetic and non-diabetic patients with comparable levels of albuminuria
Feasibility of combined treatment with enalapril and candesartan in advanced chronic kidney disease
Serum hepcidin-25 levels in patients with chronic kidney disease are independent of glomerular filtration rate
Dominance of traditional cardiovascular risk factors over renal function in predicting arterial stiffness in subjects with chronic kidney disease
Is intra-operative blood flow predictive for early failure of radiocephalic arteriovenous fistula?
Daily on line haemodiafiltration promotes catch-up growth in children on chronic dialysis
Use of spent dialysate analysis to estimate blood levels of uraemic solutes without blood sampling
Oxidative DNA damage in chronic renal failure patients
Does hepatitis C increase the accumulation of advanced glycation end products in haemodialysis patients?
Improved survival of type 2 diabetic patients on renal replacement therapy in Finland
The effect of dialysis modality on phosphate control
Visfatin is increased in chronic kidney disease patients with poor appetite and correlates negatively with fasting serum amino acids and triglyceride levels
Cost-benefit analysis of supplemented very low-protein diet versus dialysis in elderly CKD5 patients
Relative risk of death in UK haemodialysis patients in relation to achieved haemoglobin from 1999 to 2005
Maintenance of elevated versus physiological iron indices in non-anaemic patients with chronic kidney disease
Coronary blood flow in patients with end-stage renal disease assessed by thrombolysis in myocardial infarction frame count method
Regulation of adenosine system at the onset of peritonitis
Bioactive rather than total IGF-I is involved in acute responses to nutritional interventions in CAPD patients
The Danish Registry on Regular Dialysis and Transplantation
Pancreas transplantation
Assessment of reproducibility of creatinine measurement and MELD scoring in four liver transplant units in the UK
Candesartan improves blood pressure control and reduces proteinuria in renal transplant recipients
Effects of pioglitazone on subclinical atherosclerosis and insulin resistance in nondiabetic renal allograft recipients
Glucose tolerance before and after renal transplantation
Fibroblast growth factor-23 and early decrements in kidney function
An unusual case of hyponatraemia
Inhibition of tyrosine kinases by sunitinib associated with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis lesion in addition to thrombotic microangiopathy
Giant mesenteric cyst of mesothelial origin in a haemodialysis patient with previous peritoneal dialysis therapy
Tissue distribution and biological activities of immune complexes are determined by their size and composition
Persistent alpha-Klotho (a-Kl) expression in theparathyroid glands of patients with secondary hyperparathyroidism
Membranous nephropathy remains the commonest primary cause of nephrotic syndrome in a northern European Caucasian population
Quantifying the discontinuity of haemodialysis dose with time-averaged concentration (TAC) and time-averaged deviation (TAD)