Publications

RenaLinkRenaLink Newsletter —available online to members!

Introduced in 2000, RenaLink is the joint newsletter of the Council of Nephrology Nurses and Technicians (CNNT), the Council of Nephrology Social Workers (CNSW), and the Council on Renal Nutrition (CRN) of the National Kidney Foundation. A Council membership benefit, RenaLink includes news for each Council, information vital to the renal care team and ideas that should lead to further collaboration among allied health professionals in the renal field.

If you are interested in writing an article, submitting a case study or best practice, or you just want to submit a letter to the editor please feel free to contact us at renalink@kidney.org. More »

 

Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease

 

Each bimonthly issue of Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease presents focused review articles devoted to a single topic of current importance in clinical nephrology and related fields. Topics covered will be of interest to practicing nephrologists (pediatric and adult), nephrology fellows (pediatric and adult), nurses, technicians, dietitians, and social workers caring for patients with kidney disease. More »

 

American Journal of Kidney Diseases

 

The American Journal of Kidney Diseases (AJKD), the official journal of NKF, is recognized worldwide as a leader in clinical nephrology content. AJKD publishes original investigations describing the latest findings related to kidney diseases, hypertension, dialysis therapies, and kidney transplantation. Case reports in each issue reveal new diseases and potential therapeutic strategies. AJKD also publishes a variety of educational and special interest features, including narrative reviews, editorials, teaching cases, and quizzes. More »

Subscribers: Guide to Claiming Online Access to AJKD

 

The Journal of Renal Nutrition

 

The Journal of Renal Nutrition is devoted exclusively to renal nutrition science and renal dietetics. Its content is appropriate for nutritionists, physicians and researchers working in nephrology. Each issue contains a state-of-the-art review, original research, articles on the clinical management and education of patients, a current literature review, and nutritional analysis of food products that have clinical relevance. More »

 

Journal of Nephrology Social Work —available online to members!

 

The Journal of Nephrology Social Work is the official journal of the Council of Nephrology Social Workers. Includes original, peer reviewed research papers as well as book reviews, commentary and reprinted articles from various related professional journals. More »

 

Chronic Kidney Disease: A Guide to Select NKF KDOQI Guidelines and Recommendations 2006

 

Chronic Kidney Disease: A Guide to Select NKF KDOQI Guidelines and Recommendations 2006 was developed in collaboration with Nephrology Pharmacy Associates, Inc. It contains key guidelines and recommendations for the care of patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) based on KDOQI guidelines published through 2006. Topics are: anemia, nutrition, dialysis adequacy and vascular access, bone metabolism and disease, dyslipidemias, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease in dialysis patients. More »