• PathPointers highlight important everyday teaching points when reviewing kidney histology. These brief and easy-to-read blog posts include real clinical images to demonstrate various biopsy findings. Summer marks the [...]
  • Editor’s Note: We asked authors of Original Investigations to provide short plain-language summaries that would briefly summarize what inspired their study, the basic approach taken, what was learned, and why it [...]
  • In a recent Core Curriculum published in AJKD, Prapa Pattrapornpisut and colleagues discuss Immunoglobulin A nephropathy (IgAN) the most prevalent primary glomerulonephritis (GN) worldwide, delving into pathogenesis, [...]
  • Lowering blood pressure (BP) is beneficial in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) from a cardiovascular protection point of view, and has formed the basis of our management of CKD patients for decades. The SPRINT [...]
  • A Special Report published in AJKD highlights an interim report from the joint NKF/ASN Task Force on the inclusion of race in diagnosing kidney disease.  eGFR estimation remains an important guide for clinical decision [...]

September 2021

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