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Journals & Other Renal Literature

  • Advances in Chronic Kidney Diseases - quarterly journal with articles related to the early identification, prevention or delay in progression of kidney disease; multidisciplinary case management of patients, organ effects of kidney disease; epidemiology and outcomes research; primary treatment methods, dialysis and transplantation; technical aspects of treatment; care of the critically ill patient with kidney failure in the intensive care setting; new therapies for kidney failure; and health care research in chronic kidney disease
  • Advances in Renal Replacement Therapy - name changed to Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease; archived issues of in-depth scholarly review articles about the care and treatment of patients with kidney failure; emphasis is on articles related to the multidisciplinary care of patients on dialysis or those requiring transplantation; each issue is devoted to a specific topic
  • American Journal of Kidney Diseases - monthly journal includes articles on applied physiology, dialysis/chronic uremia, hypertension, urology, pathology, and transplantation
  • American Journal of Nephrology - bi-monthly journal that presents topics in basic science and reports of experiments and reviews of timely topics by experts
  • Dialysis and Transplantation - monthly magazine that includes clinical studies and original clinical observations from the delivery of care in nephrology and renal transplantation
  • Hemodialysis International - quarterly journal of the International Society of Hemodialysis that contains original papers on clinical and experimental topics related to dialysis; publishes the Annual Dialysis Conference supplement
  • Hypertension, Dialysis, Consultative Nephrology (HDCN) - on-line journal of the Renal Physicians Association and the American Society of Nephrology with presentations from meetings, journal articles, research
  • In Control (formerly Renal Rehabilitation Report) - quarterly newsletter by Life Options that includes information for professionals on a theme and a pull-out section to educate patients on the same topic
  • Journal of Nephrology Social Work - annual journal of the Council of Nephrology Social Workers
  • Journal of Renal Nutrition - quarterly journal of the Council on Renal Nutrition
  • Journal of the American Society of Nephrology - monthly journal of the American Society of Nephrology
  • Kidney International - monthly journal of the International Society of Nephrology
  • Nephrology News & Issues - monthly magazine for health care professionals to review up-to-the-minute news and exchange ideas about kidney disease and treatment
  • Nephrology Dialysis and Transplantation - monthly international journal of clinical and laboratory research in nephrology
  • Nephrology Nursing Journal - bi-monthly journal of the American Nephrology Nurses Association
  • Nephron Clinical Practice - journal now has 3 subjournals: Nephron Clinical Practice, Nephron Experimental Nephrology, and Nephron Physiology, which are linked from this site
  • Peritoneal Dialysis International - bi-monthly journal of the International Society of Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Seminars in Dialysis - bi-monthly publication focusing exclusively on cutting-edge clinical aspects of dialysis therapy
  • Seminars in Nephrology - bi-monthly publication of new concepts and research findings relevant to clinical practice
  • Transplantation Proceedings - publication of the multiple international transplant societies and includes topics on world transplantation biology and medicine; published 10 times a year