Published On: February 27, 2018

”Weather” Forecast for Nephrology/Ist in Every Day Life

Sonja Gracin*
Here, I wish to take on some of my personal questions and challenges of greater renal community. We are bombarded daily with a lot of information. Some of them are medical news on new drugs, new studies, new papers and some about huge crisis in healthcare systems. Which information is true? Which is just politics?...

Published On: March 27, 2018

Drugs Approved for Renal Cancer

Ahuja V*
Kidney cancer is among the ten most common cancers in both men and women, representing 3.7% of all new cancer cases [1]. Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is the most common form of kidney cancer and is responsible for up to 85% of cases; it is more frequent in men than in women...

Review Article
Published On: April 30, 2018

Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) and Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)

Leowattana W*
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are commonly prescribed in primary care for their analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects. However, NSAIDs and also selective COX-2 inhibitor...

Research Article
Published On: October 8, 2018

Predictive Factors of First-Year Mortality in Newly Diagnosed End-Stage Renal Disease Patients Commencing on Hemodialysis in Kelantan, Malaysia

Ingrid PL Ting*, Adnan A, Imran K and Alfatah AW
Globally the number of End-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients has been increasing in trend both developed and developing countries, worldwide....