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Edited By: Peter G. Kerr

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 39/77 (Urology & Nephrology)

Online ISSN: 1440-1797

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  1. Diabetes mellitus, superoxide dismutase and peroxisome proliferator activated receptor gamma polymorphisms modify the outcome of end-stage renal disease patients of Han Chinese origin

    Chia-Ter Chao, Jenq-Wen Huang, Chih-Kang Chiang, Yen-Ching Chen, Cheng-Chung Fang, Fu-Chang Hu, Chen-Chih Chang and Chung-Jen Yen

    Accepted manuscript online: 7 DEC 2016 07:39AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/nep.12975

  2. Association between daily hemodialysis, access to renal transplantation and patients’ survival in France

    Adélaïde Pladys, Cécile Vigneau, Maryvonne Hourmant, Gabrielle Duneau, Cécile Couchoud, Sahar Bayat and on behalf of the REIN registry

    Accepted manuscript online: 1 DEC 2016 05:32AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/nep.12974

  3. B-Cell Activating Factor (BAFF), A Predictor of Antibody Mediated Rejection in Kidney Transplantation Recipients

    Wannarat Pongpirul, Wiwat Chancharoenthana, Krit Pongpirul, Asada Leelahavanichakul, Wipawee Kittikowit, Kamonwan Jutivorakool, Bunthoon Nonthasoot, Yingyos Avihingsanon, Somchai Eiam-Ong, Kearkiat Praditpornsilpa and Natavudh Townamchai

    Accepted manuscript online: 26 NOV 2016 01:55AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/nep.12972


    In this paper serum measurement of the B cell activating factor (BAFF) was studied as a potential marker of antibody mediated rejection, suggesting that in addition to measurement of DSA this novel biomarker may be helpful in predicting ABMR.

  4. Evaluate Quality of Kidneys from DCD/ECD Donors by Parameters of Machine Perfusion

    Guodong Chen, Chang Wang, Yi Zhao, Longhui Qiu, Xiaopeng Yuan, Jiang Qiu, Changxi Wang, Xiaoshun He and Lizhong Chen

    Accepted manuscript online: 26 NOV 2016 12:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/nep.12971

  5. Prevalence and impact of anxiety and depression in Chinese peritoneal dialysis patients: a single center study

    Koon Ming Chan, Chi Yuen Cheung, Yiu Han Chan, Hoi Wong Chan, Wai Leung Chak and Ka Foon Chau

    Accepted manuscript online: 17 NOV 2016 08:05AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/nep.12970

    Summary at a Glance

    This is a single center with good sample size study and found the prevalence and impact of anxiety and depression in Chinese peritoneal dialysis patients. This study gave some directions for the prevention and treatment of these kinds of psychological problems, and improves the PD patients’ quality of life.