November 30, 2017/Do we have the right tools, but the wrong language?
A study in the current issue of ckj shows that information material on transplantation, even on the most popular websites, is too complicated and cannot be understood by the target group: the patients.
October 30, 2017/Kidney Transplantation versus Dialysis
A study in the current issue of ckj shows: 5-year mortality risk of transplanted patients is about 47% lower than that of patients on the waiting list!
October 24, 2017/Peritoneal dialysis linked to lower risk of stroke?
Findings of the Scottish Renal Registry and the Scottish Stroke Care
September 28, 2017/High Prevalence of Cardiovascular Pathology in Children on Dialysis
Final Report of the 4C study shows alarming results
August 22, 2017/A Plea for Prevention
“Improvement in Primary Prevention of CKD would lead to a massive reduction of healthcare cost”
August 7, 2017/Kidney transplantation saves a lot
… from patients’ quality of live to health care expenses
July 20, 2017/Bone biopsy is not at all outdated!
EU-ROD Position paper highlights bone biopsy as a useful tool in the diagnostic workup of CKD-MBD
July 18, 2017/Mediterranean Diet for CKD patients?
Generally, yes, but there might be some pitfalls
July 10, 2017/ERA-EDTA and the Japanese Society of Nephrology join
forces to combat common disorder in kidney patients
July 7, 2017/EURODOPPS Publication shows:
Reaching guideline targets is not a matter of healthcare expenditure and nephrologist workforce!
June 30, 2017/2017 KDIGO CKD-MBD Guideline Update
It´s important to keep all laboratory parameters in view!
June 2, 2017/Opening of the 54th Congress of the ERA-EDTA in Madrid
June 1, 2017/ Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
A Challenge for European Healthcare Systems
April 4, 2017/Hypertension in Dialysis Patients
Joint Consensus Document by EURECA-m and ESH
March 23, 2017/Survival of Children receiving dialysis varies widely across Europe
Survival rates are related to public health expenditure and number of paediatric nephrologists
March 1, 2017/Obesity leads to chronic kidney disease
World Kidney Day highlights obesity as a CKD risk factor
February 17, 2017/How “safe” is it to donate a kidney?
A position paper by the ERA-EDTA DESCARTES working group
February 1, 2017/DESCARTES and ERBP publication was top-read paper in the “Transplant Library” 2016!
December 5, 2016/Phosphate – a “driver” of mortality in kidney patients
November 2, 2016/New Guideline on Management of Older Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease
June 16 2016/Dutch health insurance companies contribute to the Portable Artificial Kidney
June 01 2016/ASN, ERA-EDTA and ISN Declaration of Collaboration
May 24 2016/High sodium intake increases cardiovascular disease events in patients with chronic kidney disease
May 22, 2016/Late Breaking Clinical Trials
May 22, 2016/Baby Dialysis Machine Revisited: CAREPEDIEM decreases mortality rate by 50 percent!
22 May, 2016/Specific renal nutrition guidelines are needed to prevent sarcopenia and frailty in dialysis patients
22 May, 2016/Lifetime risk of kidney failure is 0.5% to 1.5% in Europe
21 May 2016/CKD patients do benefit from an intensive blood pressure control!
19 May 2016/Have your kidney function checked before starting a protein shake diet!
19 May 2016/Nephrology in Austria is a model to be emulated Europe-wide
9 February 2016/ERA-EDTA recommendation on the use of tolvaptan in polycystic kidney disease
January 7, 2016/Mid-Atlantic Renal Coalition Finds Peer Mentoring Reduces Missed Treatments
4 January 2016/Prevalence of Chronic Kidney Disease varies a lot across Europe!
16 October 2015/Push the Altmetric Score of your NDT or CKJ paper!
29 September 2015/'Onconephrology' as a new category in the Clinical Kidney Journal (CKJ)
28 August 2015/High concentrations of phosphate are associated with retinopathy and death
29 July 2015/Special NDT Issue on Incident and Early CKD in Patients with Diabetes
24 June 2015 /Strategies on How to Ensure Affordable, High-Quality Renal Replacement Therapy (RRT) in the Future
23 June 2015 /New entity described in CKJ: Heroin Crystal Nephropathy
18 June 2015/More than just ‘kidney lab values’: renal parameters are strong indicators of cardiovascular health
16 June 2015/EURODOPPS Winners Have Been Announced
29 May 2015/LATE-BREAKING CLINICAL TRIALS: Results at a glance
28 May 2015/Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring (ABPM) in Dialysis Patients?
28 May 2015/Alarmingly High Incidence of Renal Replacement Therapy in Belgium, Greece and Portugal
28 May 2015/First Guideline on Management of Patients with Diabetes and Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
27 May 2015/Survival Rate of Dialysis Patients Has Improved
26 May 2015/Chronic Kidney Disease – a Challenge for European Healthcare Systems
22 April 2015/Landmark paper on IgA nephropathy – new findings may lead to novel therapeutic approaches
13 April 2015/Peritoneal Ultrafiltration Effective in End-Stage Chronic Heart Disease
23 March 2015/NDT Highlights in March: Prescription of inappropriate medications to elderly hemodialysis patients/ Results of the German CKD study
25 February 2015/Starting up Kidney Registries in Africa – Workshop in Cape Town
18 February 2015/The Worrying Rise of Chronic Kidney Disease due to "Diabesity"/ To the Dossier of the “Diabesity” Working Group
4 February 2015/Neighborhood as a Risk Factor for CKD
2 February 2015/Circulating Sclerostin: A New Parameter of Cardiovascular Risk in CKD-Patients
22 January 2015/What can be learnt from the WHO Report? Take action against kidney disease!
14 January 2015/Should a more frequent dialysis schedule be applied?
19 November 2014/CKJ has started a review series on CKD hotspots around the world: where, why and what lessons can be learned
22 October 2014/ NDT Study shows: Urinary Proteome Analysis Refines Diagnosis of Renal Dysfunction
25 September 2014/NDT Study shows: 34% of English Dialysis Patients are Referred late, 67% of them have to be treated as an Emergency!
4 August 2014/NDT Study shows: Infant Mortality Rate for Babies of on-Dialysis Mothers is high
3 June 2014/ A 30% GFR decline may be sufficiently large to signal chronic kidney disease progression
30 May 2014/EURODOPPS, a joint venture of ERA-EDTA and Arbor Research, is born!
23 May 2014/ERA-EDTA announces a successful collaboration with The Lancet
20 March 2014/ERA-EDTA Congress: An annual Highlight for the „Nephrology Community“
7 March 2014/World Kidney Day 2014 highlights chronic kidney disease and ageing
4 March 2014/Guidelines on Hyponatraemia have been published
28 February 2014/Beta-blockade: A fundamental intervention in hypertensive haemodialysis patient
10 January 2014/ERA-EDTA announces a collaboration with the European Society of Pediatric Nephrology (ESPN)
7 January 2014/ ERA-EDTA mourns the death of Prof. Stanley Shaldon
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