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Subcutaneous CERA for the Treatment of Chronic Renal Anemia in Predialysis Patients
Background: We investigated the efficacy, safety and tolerability of once-monthly administration of C.E.R.A. in erythropoiesis stimulating agents (ESAs) naive predialysis patients with CKD for anemia treatment
Demographic and clinical characteristics of primary glomerular diseases in Turkey
The aim of our study was to delineate the demographic and clinical properties of primary glomerular diseases of adult population in our country in the light of global knowledge.
A comparison of end-stage renal disease and Alzheimer-s disease in the elderly through a comprehensive geriatric assessment
The percentage of patients receiving haemodialysis (HD) treatment and of patients with Alzheimer-s disease (AD) within the elderly population is increasing day by day. Functional dependence, malnutrition, cognitive impairment ...
Factors effective on peritoneal phosphorus transport and clearance in peritoneal dialysis patients
Aims: Transport characteristics of phosphorus are different from other small solutes that are evaluated in routine peritoneal equilibration test ( PET) in peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients. We aimed to evaluate peritoneal ...
Protective effect of dexpanthenol against nephrotoxic effect of amikacin: An experimental study
Background: Amikacin has the largest spectrum among aminoglycosides, its nephrotoxic effect limits its utilization. Our purpose in this study is to review the protective effect of dexpanthenol against the nephrotoxic effect ...
Renal replacement therapy for refugees with end-stage kidney disease: an international survey of the nephrological community
Provision of health care for refugees poses many political, economical, and ethical questions. Data on the prevalence and management of refugees with end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) are scant. Nevertheless, the impact of ...
Vitamin B12 and folic acid levels are not related to length of stay in elderly inpatients
Objective: We designed this study, to evaluate the interaction (relation) between vitamin B12 and folic acid levels and length of hospital stay in elderly inpatients.