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Pediatric Nephrology

Journal of the International Pediatric Nephrology Association

Pediatric Nephrology OnlineFirst articles

21.06.2018 | Educational Review

Uric acid and progression of chronic kidney disease

The association between serum uric acid levels and human disease has garnered intense interest over the last decade including chronic kidney disease. Animal studies have provided evidence for a potential mechanistic role of uric acid in promoting …

14.06.2018 | Original Article

Parental health literacy and progression of chronic kidney disease in children

Although children and adolescents constitute a small proportion of the chronic kidney disease (CKD) population [ 1 ], the potential impact of kidney disease progression on growth and development represents a unique challenge to the health care …

14.06.2018 | Original Article

Risk factors and inpatient outcomes associated with acute kidney injury at pediatric severe sepsis presentation

Severe sepsis, a major source of morbidity and mortality in children, is increasing in prevalence over time [ 1 , 2 ]. Severe sepsis results in over 75,000 annual US pediatric hospitalizations with an estimated cost of nearly $5 billion [ 3 ]. The …

12.06.2018 | Original Article

Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and neurocognitive function in children with primary hypertension

Children and adolescents with primary hypertension (HTN) can develop subclinical target organ damage (TOD), including left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH), increased carotid intima-media thickness (cIMT), and increased arterial stiffness, similar to …

11.06.2018 | Original Article Open Access

Urinary epidermal growth factor as a prognostic marker for the progression of Alport syndrome in children

Alport syndrome is a hereditary kidney disease which manifests with hematuria, proteinuria, progressive renal failure, sensorineural deafness, or typical ocular changes, which are caused by mutations in the COL4A5 , COL4A3 , or COL4A4 genes [ 1 ].

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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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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