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2020 Eastern Regional Renal Conference: More Conference Topics

October 22, 2020

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Nephritic Syndrome for Primary Care Providers


Rituximab in adult minimal change disease and focal segmental glomerulosclerosis - What is known and what is still unknown?

Gauckler P, Shin JI, Alberici F, Audard V, Bruchfeld A, Busch M, Cheung CK, Crnogorac M, Delbarba E, Eller K, Faguer S, Galesic K, Griffin S, Hrušková Z, Jeyabalan A, Karras A, King C, Kohli HS, Maas R, Mayer G, Moiseev S, Muto M, Odler B, Pepper RJ, Quintana LF, Radhakrishnan J, Ramachandran R, Salama AD, Segelmark M, Tesaƙ V, Wetzels J, Willcocks L, Windpessl M, Zand L, Zonozi R, Kronbichler A; RITERM study group.

Autoimmun Rev. 2020 Sep 14:102671. doi: 10.1016/j.autrev.2020.102671. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32942039 Review.


Biomarkers of acute kidney injury in patients with nephrotic syndrome.

Tavares MB, Melo CVB, Fernandes PN, Almeida MDCC, Carneiro MFDSM, Santos RFS, Bahiense-Oliveira M, Martinelli R, Dos-Santos WL.

J Bras Nefrol. 2020 Sep 11:S0101-28002020005032202. doi: 10.1590/2175-8239-JBN-2020-0021. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32926065 English, Portuguese.


Congenital Nephrotic Syndrome With a Novel Presentation in Saudi Arabia.

AlHassan A, AlKadhem SM, Alkhalifah F, Almajed JM, Alwabari ME.

Cureus. 2020 Sep 3;12(9):e10222. doi: 10.7759/cureus.10222.

PMID: 32923293 Free PMC article.


The longitudinal relationship between patient-reported outcomes and clinical characteristics among patients with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis in the Nephrotic Syndrome Study Network.

Troost JP, Waldo A, Carlozzi NE, Murphy S, Modersitzki F, Trachtman H, Nachman PH, Reidy KJ, Selewski DT, Herreshoff EG, Srivastava T, Gibson KL, Derebail VK, Lin JJ, Hingorani S, Fornoni A, Fervenza FC, Sambandam K, Athavale AM, Kopp JB, Reich HN, Adler SG, Greenbaum LA, Dell KM, Appel G, Wang CS, Sedor J, Kaskel FJ, Lafayette RA, Atkinson MA, Lieske JC, Sethna CB, Kretzler M, Hladunewich MA, Lemley KV, Brown E, Meyers KE, Gadegbeku CA, Holzman LB, Jefferson JA, Tuttle KR, Singer P, Hogan MC, Cattran DC, Barisoni L, Gipson DS; Nephrotic Syndrome Study Network.

Clin Kidney J. 2019 Aug 5;13(4):597-606. doi: 10.1093/ckj/sfz092. eCollection 2020 Aug.

PMID: 32905199 Free PMC article.


Concurrent minimal change disease and retroperitoneal liposarcoma successfully treated by tumor resection and steroid therapy.

Yasui Y, Shibata R, Morita N, Himuro N, Hamauchi A, Watanabe M, Ito K, Yasuno T, Abe Y, Miyake K, Yoshimura F, Hamsaki M, Hisano S, Masutani K, Nakashima H.

CEN Case Rep. 2020 Sep 9. doi: 10.1007/s13730-020-00528-z. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32902814


Educational Case: Nephrotic Syndrome in Older Adult.

Dove E, Kowalewska J.

Acad Pathol. 2020 Aug 18;7:2374289520944554. doi: 10.1177/2374289520944554. eCollection 2020 Jan-Dec.

PMID: 32875062 Free PMC article.


COVID-19 associated with onset nephrotic syndrome in a pediatric patient: coincidence or related conditions?

Alvarado A, Franceschi G, Resplandor E, Sumba J, Orta N.

Pediatr Nephrol. 2020 Aug 27:1-3. doi: 10.1007/s00467-020-04724-y. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32852576 Free PMC article.


A cross-sectional nationwide survey of congenital and infantile nephrotic syndrome in Japan.

Hamasaki Y, Hamada R, Muramatsu M, Matsumoto S, Aya K, Ishikura K, Kaneko T, Iijima K.

BMC Nephrol. 2020 Aug 24;21(1):363. doi: 10.1186/s12882-020-02010-5.

PMID: 32838745 Free PMC article.


Salivary Cytokines in Children with Nephrotic Syndrome versus Healthy Children: A Comparative Study.

Polak D, Borovitz Y, Clyman-Levy D, Klein Y, Bernfeld N, Davidovits M, Davidovich E.

J Clin Med. 2020 Aug 20;9(9):E2691. doi: 10.3390/jcm9092691.

PMID: 32825238


Nephrotic syndrome after insect sting: a case report.

Junqueira V, Donato B, Teixeira C, Mascarenhas MI, Silva IC, Almeida E.

J Bras Nefrol. 2020 Aug 19:S0101-28002020005027202. doi: 10.1590/2175-8239-JBN-2020-0014. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32818223 English, Portuguese.

Primary Care Perspectives: The First Line of Defense


Prevalence of chronic kidney disease in adults in England: comparison of nationally representative cross-sectional surveys from 2003 to 2016.

Hounkpatin HO, Harris S, Fraser SDS, Day J, Mindell JS, Taal MW, O'Donoghue D, Roderick PJ.

BMJ Open. 2020 Aug 13;10(8):e038423. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-038423.

PMID: 32792448 Free PMC article.


Correction: The Kidney Failure Risk Equation for prediction of end stage renal disease in UK primary care: An external validation and clinical impact projection cohort study.

Major RW, Shepherd D, Medcalf JF, Xu G, Gray LJ, Brunskill NJ.

PLoS Med. 2020 Jul 24;17(7):e1003313. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1003313. eCollection 2020 Jul.

PMID: 32706776 Free PMC article.


Ethnic minority disparities in progression and mortality of pre-dialysis chronic kidney disease: a systematic scoping review.

Hounkpatin HO, Fraser SDS, Honney R, Dreyer G, Brettle A, Roderick PJ.

BMC Nephrol. 2020 Jun 9;21(1):217. doi: 10.1186/s12882-020-01852-3.

PMID: 32517714 Free PMC article.


Caring for older patients with advanced chronic kidney disease and considering their needs: a qualitative study.

Eneanya ND, Labbe AK, Stallings TL, Percy S, Temel JS, Klaiman TA, Park ER.

BMC Nephrol. 2020 Jun 3;21(1):213. doi: 10.1186/s12882-020-01870-1.

PMID: 32493235 Free PMC article.


Impact of superimposed nephrological care to guidelines-directed management by primary care physicians of patients with stable chronic kidney disease: a randomized controlled trial.

Saudan P, Ponte B, Marangon N, Martinez C, Berchtold L, Jaques D, Ernandez T, de Seigneux S, Carballo S, Perneger T, Martin PY.

BMC Nephrol. 2020 Apr 9;21(1):128. doi: 10.1186/s12882-020-01747-3.

PMID: 32272886 Free PMC article.


Lifetime cost-effectiveness analysis of first-line dialysis modalities for patients with end-stage renal disease under peritoneal dialysis first policy.

Wong CKH, Chen J, Fung SKS, Mok M, Cheng YL, Kong I, Lo WK, Lui SL, Chan TM, Lam CLK.

BMC Nephrol. 2020 Feb 4;21(1):42. doi: 10.1186/s12882-020-1708-0.

PMID: 32019528 Free PMC article.


The Kidney Failure Risk Equation for prediction of end stage renal disease in UK primary care: An external validation and clinical impact projection cohort study.

Major RW, Shepherd D, Medcalf JF, Xu G, Gray LJ, Brunskill NJ.

PLoS Med. 2019 Nov 6;16(11):e1002955. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002955. eCollection 2019 Nov.

PMID: 31693662 Free PMC article.


Diagnosis and Long-term Management of Uromodulin Kidney Disease.

Wheeler E, Thomas S.

Cureus. 2019 Mar 19;11(3):e4270. doi: 10.7759/cureus.4270.

PMID: 31157132 Free PMC article.


Burden, Access, and Disparities in Kidney Disease.

Crews DC, Bello AK, Saadi G; World Kidney Day Steering Committee.

Can J Kidney Health Dis. 2019 Mar 12;6:2054358119836124. doi: 10.1177/2054358119836124. eCollection 2019.

PMID: 30886725 Free PMC article.


Approach to the detection and management of chronic kidney disease: What primary care providers need to know.

Grill AK, Brimble S.

Can Fam Physician. 2018 Oct;64(10):728-735.

PMID: 30315015 Free PMC article. Review.

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Strategies for Healthcare Professionals


A Mindfulness Mobile App for Traumatized COVID-19 Healthcare Workers and Recovered Patients: A Response to "The Use of Digital Applications and COVID-19".

Reyes AT.

Community Ment Health J. 2020 Oct;56(7):1204-1205. doi: 10.1007/s10597-020-00690-9. Epub 2020 Aug 9.

PMID: 32772205 Free PMC article. No abstract available.


Mindfulness moments for clinicians in the midst of a pandemic.

Hedderman E, O'Doherty V, O'Connor S.

Ir J Psychol Med. 2020 May 21:1-4. doi: 10.1017/ipm.2020.59. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32434620 Free PMC article.


Yoga and Mindfulness as a Tool for Influencing Affectivity, Anxiety, Mental Health, and Stress among Healthcare Workers: Results of a Single-Arm Clinical Trial.

La Torre G, Raffone A, Peruzzo M, Calabrese L, Cocchiara RA, D'Egidio V, Leggieri PF, Dorelli B, Zaffina S, Mannocci A, Yomin Collaborative Group.

J Clin Med. 2020 Apr 7;9(4):1037. doi: 10.3390/jcm9041037.

PMID: 32272758 Free PMC article.


The mediating role of cognitive and affective empathy in the relationship of mindfulness with engagement in nursing.

Pérez-Fuentes MDC, Gázquez Linares JJ, Molero Jurado MDM, Simón Márquez MDM, Martos Martínez Á.

BMC Public Health. 2020 Jan 7;20(1):16. doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-8129-7.

PMID: 31910847 Free PMC article.


Compassion, Mindfulness, and the Happiness of Healthcare Workers.

Benzo RP, Kirsch JL, Nelson C.

Explore (NY). 2017 May-Jun;13(3):201-206. doi: 10.1016/j.explore.2017.02.001. Epub 2017 Feb 24.

PMID: 28420563 Free PMC article.


Burnout among physicians.

Romani M, Ashkar K.

Libyan J Med. 2014 Feb 17;9:23556. doi: 10.3402/ljm.v9.23556. eCollection 2014.

PMID: 24560380 Free PMC article. Review.