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Nephrology
Nephron Clinical Practice (2014) 127 (1-4): 89–93.
Published Online: 24 September 2014
... Clinical trials Dialysis Epidemiology Intensive care unit Major adverse kidney events National Institutes of Health (NIH) 10.13039/100000002 Endpoints for acute kidney injury (AKI) clinical trials include creatinine- and urine output-based criteria for AKI diagnosis, continuous...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Nephron Clinical Practice (2014) 127 (1-4): 81–88.
Published Online: 24 September 2014
...John A. Kellum The recent recognition that acute kidney injury (AKI) may lead to the development of chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease, with the attendant increase in mortality, has led to interest in the clinical epidemiology and the mechanistic understanding of renal recovery...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Nephron Clinical Practice (2013) 122 (3-4): 139–145.
Published Online: 01 June 2013
... a significant financial burden with treatment costs estimated at USD 57.5 billion [ 3 ]. Despite the rising prevalence and cost of this illness, little is known about the relevant psychosocial correlates of CKD that may predict course and progression of the disease. Depression CKD Epidemiology...
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Nephron Clinical Practice (2012) 121 (1-2): c54–c59.
Published Online: 19 October 2012
... countries providing valuable epidemiological data for patients on renal replacement therapy [ 7 ]. Most of these registries were developed relatively recently and information on patient outcomes and demographic trends over a very long time period is limited. Apart from academic interest, such data could...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Nephron Clinical Practice (2012) 120 (Suppl. 1): c145–c174.
Published Online: 01 September 2012
..., Julie Gilga, Martin Wilkieb aUK Renal Registry, Bristol, UK; bShef eld Teaching Hospitals, Shef eld, UK Key Words Anaemia : Chronic kidney disease : Dialysis : End stage renal disease : Epidemiology : Erythropoietin : Erythropoietin Stimulating Agent : European Best Practice Guidelines : Ferritin...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Nephron Clinical Practice (2012) 120 (Suppl. 1): c55–c79.
Published Online: 01 September 2012
... (unadjusted for patient-specific variables) amongst kidney transplant recipients continued to exist in the UK and may reflect differences in healthcare delivery between renal centres. 1 9 2012 Blood pressure Bone metabolism Chronic kidney disease Deceased donor eGFR Epidemiology Ethnicity...
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Nephron Clinical Practice (2011) 119 (4): c317–c323.
Published Online: 03 November 2011
... longitudinal studies, improving training programs (both research and clinical) and increasing the role of media in fighting this epidemic. 3 11 2011 There are scant data on the epidemiology of diabetic nephropathy in the Arab Gulf population. However, the SCOT states that 12.1% of the patients...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Nephron Clinical Practice (2011) 119 (4): c310–c316.
Published Online: 19 October 2011
... from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. Systematic review Meta-analysis Epidemiology Statistics Nephrology In recent times, systematic reviews and meta-analyses have gained tremendous popularity in the medical literature. Also...
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Nephron Clinical Practice (2011) 119 (4): c269–c276.
Published Online: 14 September 2011
... or property resulting from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. Cardiovascular disease Chronic kidney disease Epidemiology Older patients Risk factors The prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) increases with age [ 1,2,3,4...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Nephron Clinical Practice (2011) 119 (3): c255–c260.
Published Online: 14 September 2011
.... Epidemiology Survival analyses Cox regression Nephrology In a previous article in this series we presented the Kaplan-Meier (KM) method to analyze survival data [ 1 ]. The KM method is adequate to explore the survival of populations under investigation, and to test differences in the crude survival...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Nephron Clinical Practice (2011) 119 (Suppl. 2): c149–c177.
Published Online: 26 August 2011
...% in 2008 and 53% in 2007. Fifty-four percent of prevalent PD patients had a Hb ≧10.5 and ≤12.5 g/dl compared to 55% in 2008. 26 8 2011 Anaemia Chronic kidney disease Dialysis End stage renal disease Epidemiology Erythropoietin Erythropoietin Stimulating Agent Ferritin Haemodialysis...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Nephron Clinical Practice (2011) 119 (Suppl. 2): c53–c84.
Published Online: 26 August 2011
... pressure Bone metabolism Chronic kidney disease Deceased donor eGFR Epidemiology Ethnicity Graft function Haemoglobin Live donor Primary renal diagnosis Renal transplantation Outcomes Survival Nephron Clin Pract 2011;119(suppl 2):c53 c84 DOI: 10.1159/000331745 Published online: August 26...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Nephron Clinical Practice (2011) 119 (3): c236–c239.
Published Online: 18 August 2011
... and the editor(s) disclaim responsibility for any injury to persons or property resulting from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. Epidemiology Genetics Nephrology With the success of the Human Genome Project that identified up to 25,000...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Nephron Clinical Practice (2011) 119 (2): c154–c157.
Published Online: 08 July 2011
...Renée de Mutsert; Dinanda J. de Jager; Kitty J. Jager; Carmine Zoccali; Friedo W. Dekker Many clinical epidemiological studies investigate whether a certain exposure, or risk factor, is associated with the incidence of disease or mortality. It may be of interest to study whether this association...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Nephron Clinical Practice (2011) 119 (2): c158–c161.
Published Online: 08 July 2011
... of interaction on an additive scale may be most relevant. Although additive models exist, logistic and Cox regression models are the most commonly used models in epidemiology. The resulting relative risks can be translated to an additive scale. The present paper presents surrogate measures to evaluate...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Nephron Clinical Practice (2011) 119 (1): c83–c88.
Published Online: 15 June 2011
... from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. Epidemiology Survival analysis Kaplan-Meier method Nephrology The Kaplan-Meier (KM) method is a popular method to analyze ‘time-to-event’ data. Within nephrology, the outcome variable...
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Subject Area:
Nephrology
Nephron Clinical Practice (2011) 118 (Suppl. 1): c349–c390.
Published Online: 06 May 2011
...(s) disclaim responsibility for any injury to persons or property resulting from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. acute kidney injury definition epidemiology prevention treatment facilities choice of renal replacement modality...