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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. N-acetylcysteine versus ascorbic acid or N-acetylcysteine plus ascorbic acid in preventing contrast-induced nephropathy: a meta-analysis

    Ye Feng, Xing Huang, Lin Li and Zhi Chen

    Accepted manuscript online: 27 APR 2017 09:34PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/nep.13068

    Summary at a Glance

    The authors did not response to previous questions very carefully. They did not give adequate corrections or explanations.

  2. Age-specific risk of renal graft loss from late acute rejection or noncompliance in the adolescent and young adult period.

    Angus G Ritchie, Philip A Clayton, Stephen P McDonald and Sean E Kennedy

    Accepted manuscript online: 27 APR 2017 09:13PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/nep.13067

    Summary at a Glance

    The manuscript highlights important issues relating to kidney transplant outcome during the young adolescent and the early adulthood period. Accepting the limitations of the study which uses Registry acquired data, the manuscript demonstrates significant graft loss throughout the time period relating to age, however, transition from paediatric care to young adulthood was not a specific risk factor.

  3. Preoperative sepsis is an independent risk factor for major complications after lower extremity amputation in patients with diabetic end-stage renal disease

    Young Hwan Park, Jong Hyub Song, Gi Won Choi and Hak Jun Kim

    Accepted manuscript online: 26 APR 2017 12:15AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/nep.13066

  4. Three-year income trends in Korean adults commencing hemodialysis: a prospective cohort

    Myoung-Hee Kim, Yong Chul Kim, Jung Pyo Lee, Ho Kim, Dong Ki Kim, Dong-Ryeol Ryu, Seung Seok Han, Jeonghwan Lee, Yong-Lim Kim, Shin-Wook Kang, Jang-Hee Cho and Yon Su Kim

    Accepted manuscript online: 25 APR 2017 11:41PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/nep.13065

  5. Outcomes of Acute Kidney Injury in a Department Of Internal Medicine in Abidjan (Cote D'ivoire)

    Kouamé Hubert Yao, Serge Didier Konan, Weu Melanie Tia, Sery Patrick Diopoh, Raoul Moh and Sindou Sanogo

    Accepted manuscript online: 25 APR 2017 01:30PM EST | DOI: 10.1111/nep.13064

    Summary at a Glance

    This single center manuscript from Cote D'Ivoire shows that infections continue to be a main cause of AKI and has a high mortality, especially in the elderly and advanced stages.