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Pediatric Nephrology

Journal of the International Pediatric Nephrology Association

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16.01.2019 | Clinical Quiz

The unusual suspects: a curious case of acute kidney injury—Questions

A previously healthy 8-year-old boy presented for evaluation of 3 weeks of daily fevers to 101 °F, myalgia, gingival swelling, mouth sores, blurry vision, and periorbital rash with new onset of dark urine. His family history was significant for …

16.01.2019 | Clinical Quiz

The unusual suspects: a curious case of acute kidney injury—Answers

1. Figure 1 a, b shows red supernatant suggestive of hemoglobinuria or myoglobinuria accompanied by muddy brown cast, many tubular epithelial cells, and few erythrocytes on microscopy, consistent with rhabdomyolysis. In Fig. 2 , we can see necrotic …

09.01.2019 | Original Article

Short stature in advanced pediatric CKD is associated with faster time to reduced kidney function after transplant

Short stature, also referred to as growth failure, is commonly observed at all levels of impaired kidney function among children with chronic kidney disease (CKD), and the prevalence increases in advanced CKD stages [ 1 ]. Similarly, the North …

08.01.2019 | Editorial Commentary

A breakthrough in readthrough? Could geneticin lead the way to effective treatment for cystinosis nonsense mutations?

05.01.2019 | Review

Quality improvement in pediatric nephrology—a practical guide

Improving quality of care delivery is an important focus for all practicing physicians. Frontline clinicians are in a great position to identify clinical problems and find innovative solutions. The current review describes the method used for …

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International Pediatric Nephrology Association

"Pediatric Nephrology" publishes original clinical research and new or important clinical observations pertaining to any aspect of the wide spectrum of acute and chronic diseases that affect renal function in children as well as on hypertension and fluid and electrolyte metabolism. Studies may involve medical, surgical, nutritional, physiologic, biochemical, pathologic or immunologic aspects of disease, imaging techniques or consequences of renal failure. Such work is published either as a full length original contribution or a brief report. The journal also reviews important new developments or controversial issues in the field through invited contributions from recognized authorities and through summaries by its contributing editors of related literature. Special features include pathologic case conferences, a section on practical pediatric nephrology, letters to the editors and a question and answer forum.

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Neu im Fachgebiet Pädiatrie

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2014 | Buch

Pädiatrische Notfall- und Intensivmedizin

Wenn es um pädiatrische Notfälle auf Station oder um schwerst kranke Kinder auf der Intensivstation geht, ist dieses Buch ein verlässlicher Begleiter. Übersichtlich nach Organen eingeteilt, enthält das Kitteltaschenbuch sämtliche essenziellen Themen der Kinderintensivmedizin, von kardiozirkulatorischen bis infektiologischen Erkrankungen.

Prof. Dr. Thomas Nicolai

2015 | Buch

Häufige Hautkrankheiten im Kindesalter

Klinik - Diagnose - Therapie

Das Buch bietet für die 30 häufigsten Hauterkrankungen bei Kindern einen Diagnose- und Behandlungsfahrplan: Für jede Erkrankung gibt es präzise Texte, zahlreiche typische klinische Farbfotos sowie Tabellen zu Differentialdiagnosen und zum therapeutischen Prozedere. Für alle Ärzte, die Kinder mit Hauterkrankungen behandeln! 

Dietrich Abeck, Hansjörg Cremer