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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Chronic Interstitial Nephritis in Agricultural Communities

Channa Jayasumana, Carlos Orantes and Marc E. De Broe.

in Oxford Textbook of Clinical Nephrology

October 2015; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Nephrology; Surgery. 6862 words.

Chronic Interstitial Nephritis in Agricultural Communities (CINAC) has been increasingly recognized since the early 1990s. It has been called epidemic chronic kidney disease unknown cause...

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Community-acquired pneumonia and acute kidney injury

Norbert Lameire.

in Oxford Textbook of Clinical Nephrology

October 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Nephrology; Surgery. 376 words.

It is known that in one-half of the patients hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia, severe sepsis develops, with non-pulmonary organ dysfunction developing in more than one-third...

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Community-acquired pneumonia and acute kidney injury

Norbert Lameire.

in Oxford Textbook of Clinical Nephrology

October 2015; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Nephrology; Surgery. 647 words.

It is known that in one-half of the patients hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia, severe sepsis develops, with non-pulmonary organ dysfunction developing in more than one-third...

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Urinary albumin excretion, blood pressure changes and hypertension incidence in the community: effect modification by kidney function

Hong Xu, Xiaoyan Huang, Ulf Risérus, Tommy Cederholm, Bengt Lindholm, Johan Ärnlöv and Juan Jesús Carrero.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

August 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 4796 words.

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Both increased albuminuria and reduced kidney function may predict blood pressure (BP) progression in the community, while they exacerbate each...

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A slight increase within the normal range of serum uric acid and the decline in renal function: associations in a community-based population

Keita Kamei, Tsuneo Konta, Atsushi Hirayama, Kazuko Suzuki, Kazunobu Ichikawa, Shouichi Fujimoto, Kunitoshi Iseki, Toshiki Moriyama, Kunihiro Yamagata, Kazuhiko Tsuruya, Kenjiro Kimura, Ichiei Narita, Masahide Kondo, Koichi Asahi and Tsuyoshi Watanabe.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

December 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 4052 words.

Background

Hyperuricemia is a risk factor for adverse renal outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease. This study investigated the effect of uric acid...

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Association of plasma levels of soluble receptor for advanced glycation end products and risk of kidney disease: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study

Casey M. Rebholz, Brad C. Astor, Morgan E. Grams, Marc K. Halushka, Mariana Lazo, Ron C. Hoogeveen, Christie M. Ballantyne, Josef Coresh and Elizabeth Selvin.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

January 2015; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 4072 words.

Background

Advanced glycation end products and their cell-bound receptors are thought to mediate the adverse effects of vascular disease through oxidative...

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An African community‐based chronic ambulatory peritoneal dialysis programme

Ivor J. Katz, Lana Sofianou and Mark Hopley.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

December 2001; p ublished online December 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 3516 words.

Background. The reasons for failure of continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) are varied. Against a background of mass poverty, poor resources, and the cheaper cost of...

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Thyroid function, reduced kidney function and incident chronic kidney disease in a community-based population: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study

Ulla T Schultheiss, Natalie Daya, Morgan E Grams, Jochen Seufert, Michael Steffes, Josef Coresh, Elizabeth Selvin and Anna Köttgen.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

November 2017; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 5408 words.

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Background

Reduced kidney function is a common public health problem that increases risk for a wide...

Community-based study on CKD subjects and the associated risk factors

Nan Chen, Weiming Wang, Yanping Huang, Pingyan Shen, Daoling Pei, Haijin Yu, Hao Shi, Qianying Zhang, Jing Xu, Yilun Lv and Qishi Fan.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

July 2009; p ublished online February 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 5114 words.

Background. The study was performed to investigate the prevalence, awareness and the risk factors of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in the community population in Shanghai, China.

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Renal function and cardiovascular risk markers in a remote Australian Aboriginal community

Stephen P. McDonald, Graeme P. Maguire and Wendy E. Hoy.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

August 2003; p ublished online August 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 4303 words.

Background. Australian Aborigines living in remote areas have exceedingly high rates of renal failure together with increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. To examine...

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Relationship between circulating FGF23 and total body atherosclerosis in the community

Majd A. I. Mirza, Tomas Hansen, Lars Johansson, Håkan Ahlström, Anders Larsson, Lars Lind and Tobias E. Larsson.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

October 2009; p ublished online May 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 4467 words.

Background. Fibroblast growth factor-23 (FGF23) is a regulator of mineral metabolism and has been suggested to play a role in vascular calcification in chronic kidney disease...

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Community-based screening for chronic kidney disease among populations older than 40 years in Beijing

LuXia Zhang, Li Zuo, GuoBin Xu, Fang Wang, Mei Wang, ShuYu Wang, JiCheng Lv, LiSheng Liu and HaiYan Wang.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

April 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 4540 words.

Background. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a public health problem, while data from developing countries are limited. We sought to investigate the epidemiological features of...

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KDIGO-based acute kidney injury criteria operate differently in hospitals and the community—findings from a large population cohort

Simon Sawhney, Nick Fluck, Simon D. Fraser, Angharad Marks, Gordon J. Prescott, Paul J. Roderick and Corri Black.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

June 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 5523 words.

Background

Early recognition of acute kidney injury (AKI) is important. It frequently develops first in the community. KDIGO-based AKI e-alert criteria may...

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The predictive value of albuminuria for renal and nonrenal natural deaths over 14 years follow-up in a remote aboriginal community

Zaimin Wang and Wendy E. Hoy.

in Clinical Kidney Journal

December 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 4508 words.

Background

Australian aboriginal people living in remote regions have extraordinary higher rates of mortality compared with other Australian ethnicities....

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Performance of glomerular filtration rate estimating equations in a community-based sample of Blacks and Whites: the multiethnic study of atherosclerosis

Lesley A Inker, Andrew S Levey, Hocine Tighiouart, Tariq Shafi, John H Eckfeldt, Craig Johnson, Aghogho Okparavero, Wendy S Post, Josef Coresh and Michael G Shlipak.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

March 2018; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 5131 words.

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Background

The Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology Collaboration (CKD-EPI) equations are recommended for...

Chronic kidney disease and mortality and morbidity among patients with established cardiovascular disease: a West of Ireland community-based cohort study

Liam G. Glynn, Donal Reddan, John Newell, John Hinde, Brian Buckley and Andrew W. Murphy.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

September 2007; p ublished online April 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 4587 words.

Background. The importance of chronic kidney disease as an independent risk factor for morbidity and mortality in patients with cardiovascular disease in the community is not...

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The relationship between kidney function and quality of life among community-dwelling adults varies by age and filtration marker

Mark Canney, Eithne Sexton, Katy Tobin, Rose Anne Kenny, Mark A Little and Conall M O’Seaghdha.

in Clinical Kidney Journal

P ublished online August 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 4294 words.

Abstract

Background

The impact of a diminished level of kidney function on the well-being of an older individual is...

Medical and non-medical determinants of access to renal transplant waiting list in a French community-based network of care

Sahar Bayat, Luc Frimat, Nathalie Thilly, Carole Loos, Serge Briançon and Michèle Kessler.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

October 2006; p ublished online July 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 5161 words.

Background. Evaluation of adult candidates for kidney transplantation diverges from one centre to another. Concurrently, ethnic background, female gender, late referral to a...

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Association of risk factors for cardiovascular disease and glomerular filtration rate: a community-based study of 4925 adults in Beijing

Fan Wang, Ping Ye, Leiming Luo, Wenkai Xiao and Hongmei Wu.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

December 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 5351 words.

Background. Several large prospective studies have reported that a low estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) or chronic kidney disease (CKD) is independently associated...

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Changing epidemiology of community-acquired acute kidney injury in developing countries: analysis of 2405 cases in 26 years from eastern India

Jai Prakash, Takhellambam Brojen Singh, Biplab Ghosh, Vinay Malhotra, Surendra Singh Rathore, Rubina Vohra, Rabindra Nath Mishra, Pramod Kumar Srivastava and Usha.

in Clinical Kidney Journal

April 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 3583 words.

Background

The epidemiology of acute kidney injury (AKI) differs from country to country and varies from center to center within a country. Owing to the...

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