Journal Club Articles and Schedule

Duke Nephrology Journal Club is held each week on Thursday morning from 8:30 to 9:30 am in the Department of Medicine Conference Room 1103 near the Duke Hospital food court. Occasionally this conference may need to be held in another location. If there is a location change, it would be listed next to the date. 

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Date Speaker Articles

7/16/2020

Ortiz

 

Roberts

Badve et al. Effects of Allopurinol on the Progression of Chronic Kidney Disease. N Engl J Med 2020; 382:2504-2513.

Doria et al. Serum Urate Lowering with Allopurinol and Kidney Function in Type 1 Diabetes. N Engl J Med 2020; 382:2493-2503.

Griffin et al. Empagliflozin in Heart Failure: Diuretic and Cardio-Renal Effects. 
Circulation. 2020 May 15.

7/23/2020

Smith

A Tribute to James R. Clapp

Clapp et al. Contribution of the proximal tubule to urinary ammonia excretion by the dog. Am J Physiol. 1965 Aug;209:269-72.  

Bernstein et al. Micropuncture study of bicarbonate reabsorption by the dog nephron. 
Am J Physiol. 1968 Feb;214(2):251-7.

7/30/2020

R. Hall

Tong et al. Patient and Caregiver Perspectives on Terms Used to Describe Kidney Health. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2020 Jul 1;15(7):937-948.

8/6/2020

Wolf
Mohottige
Duronville
Roberts
Sparks

Special Journal Club: Race and Kidney Disease Screening

Nephrology Journal Club will address the current national movement to consider removing race from GFR estimating equations. The session will include a review of the science in the original papers that described contemporary eGFR equations as well as a review of how Duke currently reports eGFR.

8/13/2020

Pun

Research in Progress

8/20/2020

Husain

Middleton

Mavrakanas et al. Apixaban versus No Anticoagulation in Patients Undergoing Long-Term Dialysis with Incident Atrial Fibrillation. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2020 Aug 7;15(8):1146-1154.

Klomjit et al. Rate and Predictors of Finding Monoclonal Gammopathy of Renal  Significance (MGRS) Lesions on Kidney Biopsy in Patients with Monoclonal Gammopathy. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2020 Aug 3;ASN.2020010054.

8/27/2020

Ellis

Nystrom

Massie et al. Identifying scenarios of benefit or harm from kidney transplantation during the COVID-19 pandemic: A stochastic simulation and machine learning study. Am J Transplant. 2020 Jun 9;10.1111/ajt.16117.

Bangalore et al. Management of Coronary Disease in Patients with Advanced Kidney Disease. N Engl J Med. 2020 Apr 23;382(17):1608-1618.

9/3/2020

Sanoff

Reed et al. Geographic Differences in Population Health and Expected Organ Supply in the Gulf Coast Region of the United States Compared to Non-Gulf States. Transplantation. 2020 Feb;104(2):421-427.

9/10/2020

Souma

Research in Progress

9/17/2020

Yang

Okereke

Santisteban et al. Endothelium-Macrophage Crosstalk Mediates Blood-Brain Barrier Dysfunction in Hypertension. Hypertension. 2020 Sep;76(3):795-807.

STARRT-AKI Investigators et al. Timing of Initiation of Renal-Replacement Therapy in Acute Kidney Injury. N Engl J Med. 2020 Jul 16;383(3):240-251.

9/24/2020

Grabner

Research in Progress

10/1/20

Butterly

Medjeral-Thomas et al. Randomized, Controlled Trial of Tacrolimus and Prednisolone Monotherapy for Adults with De Novo Minimal Change Disease. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2020 Feb 7;15(2):209-218.

10/8/2020

Foster

Research in Progress

10/15/2020

Kourany

Svetkey

Heerspink et al. Dapagliflozin in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease. N Engl J Med. 2020 Oct 8;383(15):1436-1446.

Adams et al. A National Commitment to Improve the Care of Patients With Hypertension in the US. JAMA. 2020 Oct 7.

10/29/2020

Kovalik

Holmes

Bakris et al. Effect of Finerenone on Chronic Kidney Disease Outcomes in Type 2 Diabetes. N Engl J Med. 2020 Dec 3;383(23):2219-2229.

Womack et al. Effect of Ferric Citrate versus Ferrous Sulfate on Iron and Phosphate Parameters in Patients with Iron Deficiency and CKD. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2020 Sep 7;15(9):1251-1258.

11/5/2020

Yang

Research in Progress

11/12/2020

Lin

Research in Progress

11/19/2020

Grand

Ruf

Bhatt et al. Sotagliflozin in Patients with Diabetes and Chronic Kidney Disease. 
N Engl J Med. 2020 Nov 16.

Furie et al. Two-Year, Randomized, Controlled Trial of Belimumab in Lupus Nephritis. 
N Engl J Med. 2020 Sep 17;383(12):1117-1128.

12/3/2020

Ashley-Koch

Research in Progress

12/10/2020

Savedchuk

Lehrich

Meersch et al. Prevention of cardiac surgery-associated AKI by implementing the KDIGO guidelines in high risk patients identified by biomarkers: the PrevAKI randomized controlled trial. Intensive Care Med. 2017 Nov;43(11):1551-1561.

Ramasamy et al. Safety and immunogenicity of ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 vaccine administered in a prime-boost regimen in young and old adults (COV002): a single-blind, randomised, controlled, phase 2/3 trial. Lancet. 2020 Nov 18;S0140-6736(20)32466-1.

12/17/2020

Crowley

Grabner

Fehrenbach et al. Sexual Dimorphic Role of CD14 (Cluster of Differentiation 14) in Salt-Sensitive Hypertension and Renal Injury. Hypertension. 2021 Jan;77(1):228-240.

Suzuki et al. FGF23 contains two distinct high-affinity binding sites enabling bivalent interactions with α-Klotho. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 Dec 15;117(50):31800-31807.

1/7/2021

Tyson

Bernabe-Ortiz et al. Effect of salt substitution on community-wide blood pressure and hypertension incidence. Nat Med. 2020 Mar;26(3):374-378.

1/14/2021

Sinclair

Roberts

 

1/21/2021

Ortiz

Geherty

 

1/28/2021

Smith

Lucas

 

2/4/2021

Duronville

Sanoff

 

2/11/2021

Sparks

Research in Progress

2/18/2021

Edmonston

Research in Progress

2/25/2021

R. Hall

Research in Progress

3/4/2021

Strasma

Berkoben

 

3/11/2021

Diamantidis

Research in Progress

3/18/2021

Musgrove

Kourany

 

3/25/2021

Spurney

Research in Progress

4/1/2021

Tyson

Research in Progress

4/8/2021

Middleton

 

4/15/2021

Souma

Pun

 

4/22/2021

Ashley-Koch

Barisoni

 

4/29/2021

Kovalik

Butterly

 

5/6/2021

Lehrich

 

5/13/2021

Morris

 

5/20/2021

Crowley

Research in Progress

5/27/2021

G. Hall

Research in Progress

6/3/2021

Duronville

Edmonston

 

6/10/2021

Ellis

 

6/17/2021

Pineda-Guevara

 

6/24/2021

TBD

 

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