Notable Weekly Publications

October 26-November 9, 2020

Evenepoel P, Cunningham J, Ferrari S, Haarhaus M, Javaid MK, Lafage-Proust MH, Prieto-Alhambra D, Torres PU, Cannata-Andia J, Vervloet M, Mazzaferro S. European Consensus Statement on the diagnosis and management of osteoporosis in chronic kidney disease stages G4–G5D. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. https://doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfaa192

Jiang K, Slee A, Davenport A. Screening Tests for Sarcopenia in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease. Nutrition in Clinical Practice. https://doi.org/10.1002/ncp.10597

McKeaveney C, Slee A, Adamson G, Davenport A, Farrington K, Fouque D, Kalanter-Zadeh K, Mallett J, Maxwell AP, Mullan R, Noble H. Using a generic definition of cachexia in patients with kidney disease receiving haemodialysis: a longitudinal (pilot) study. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. https://doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfaa174

Pecoits-Filho R, Larkin J, Poli-de-Figueiredo C, Cuvello-Neto A, Barra A, Gonçalves P, Sheth S, Guedes M, Han M, Calice-Silva V, Martins de Castro M, Kotanko P, Proenca de Moraes T, Raimann J, Canziani M. Effect of hemodiafiltration on measured physical activity: primary results of the HDFIT randomized controlled trial. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. http://doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfaa173

Sánchez SH, Carrero JJ, Morales JS, Ruiz JR. Effects of a resistance training program in kidney transplant recipients: A randomized controlled trial. Scandinavian journal of medicine & science in sports. https://doi.org/10.1111/sms.13853

Young HM, March DS, Highton PJ, Graham-Brown MP, Churchward DC, Grantham C, Goodliffe S, Jones W, Cheung MM, Greenwood SA, Eborall HC. Exercise for people living with frailty and receiving haemodialysis: a mixed-methods randomised controlled feasibility study. BMJ open. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-041227October 26-November 9, 2020

Evenepoel P, Cunningham J, Ferrari S, Haarhaus M, Javaid MK, Lafage-Proust MH, Prieto-Alhambra D, Torres PU, Cannata-Andia J, Vervloet M, Mazzaferro S. European Consensus Statement on the diagnosis and management of osteoporosis in chronic kidney disease stages G4–G5D. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. https://doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfaa192

Jiang K, Slee A, Davenport A. Screening Tests for Sarcopenia in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease. Nutrition in Clinical Practice. https://doi.org/10.1002/ncp.10597

McKeaveney C, Slee A, Adamson G, Davenport A, Farrington K, Fouque D, Kalanter-Zadeh K, Mallett J, Maxwell AP, Mullan R, Noble H. Using a generic definition of cachexia in patients with kidney disease receiving haemodialysis: a longitudinal (pilot) study. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. https://doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfaa174

Pecoits-Filho R, Larkin J, Poli-de-Figueiredo C, Cuvello-Neto A, Barra A, Gonçalves P, Sheth S, Guedes M, Han M, Calice-Silva V, Martins de Castro M, Kotanko P, Proenca de Moraes T, Raimann J, Canziani M. Effect of hemodiafiltration on measured physical activity: primary results of the HDFIT randomized controlled trial. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. http://doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfaa173

Sánchez SH, Carrero JJ, Morales JS, Ruiz JR. Effects of a resistance training program in kidney transplant recipients: A randomized controlled trial. Scandinavian journal of medicine & science in sports. https://doi.org/10.1111/sms.13853

Young HM, March DS, Highton PJ, Graham-Brown MP, Churchward DC, Grantham C, Goodliffe S, Jones W, Cheung MM, Greenwood SA, Eborall HC. Exercise for people living with frailty and receiving haemodialysis: a mixed-methods randomised controlled feasibility study. BMJ open. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-041227


October 19 – October 25, 2020

Asad A, Burton JO, March DS. Exercise as a therapeutic option for acute kidney injury: mechanisms and considerations for the design of future clinical studies. BMC Nephrology. 23 October 2020. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12882-020-02098-9

Chu NM, Segev D, McAdams-DeMarco MA. Interventions to Preserve Cognitive Functioning among Older Kidney Transplant Recipients. Current Transplantation Reports. 21 Oct 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40472-020-00296-w

Nakamura K, Sasaki T, Yamamoto S, Hayashi H, Ako S, Tanaka Y. Effects of exercise on kidney and physical function in patients with non-dialysis chronic kidney disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Scientific Reports. 23 October 2020;10(1):1-8. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-75405-x

Nakayama T, Uchiyama K, Naoki N, Morimoto K, Muraoka K, Adachi K, Kasai T, Miyashita K, Wakino S, Itoh H. Exercise Parameters Predict Technique Survival in Patients on Peritoneal Dialysis. Blood Purification. 22 October 2020. https://doi.org/10.1159/000511293


October 5 – October 18, 2020

Bakaloudi DR, Siargkas A, Poulia KA, Dounousi E, Chourdakis M. The Effect of Exercise on Nutritional Status and Body Composition in Hemodialysis: A Systematic Review. Nutrients. 08 October 2020;12(10):3071. https://doi.org/10.3390/nu12103071

Hernández Sánchez S, Carrero JJ, Morales JS, Ruiz JR. Effects of a resistance training program in kidney transplant recipients: A randomized controlled trial. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports. 10 October 2020. https://doi.org/10.1111/sms.13853

Nixon AC, Brown J, Brotherton A, Harrison M, Todd J, Brannigan D, Ashcroft Q, So B, Pendleton N, Ebah L, Mitra S. Implementation of a frailty screening programme and Geriatric Assessment Service in a nephrology centre: a quality improvement project. Journal of Nephrology. 10 Oct 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40620-020-00878-y

Walen SK, King A, Wilund K, Germain MJ, Headley SAE. T he Necessity for Renal Rehabilitation. Journal of Clinical Exercise Physiology. 16 October 2020: 9 (3). https://doi.org/10.31189/2165-6193-9.3.118


September 22-October 4, 2020

Bataille S, Chauveau P, Fouque D, Aparicio M, Koppe L. Myostatin and muscle atrophy during chronic kidney disease. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 24 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfaa129

Gamboa JL, Deger SM, Perkins BW, Mambungu C, Sha F, Mason OJ, Stewart TG, Ikizler TA. Effects of Long-Term Intra-Dialytic Oral Nutrition and Exercise on Muscle Protein Homeostasis and Markers of Mitochondrial Content in Patients on Hemodialysis. American Journal of Physiology-Renal Physiology. 28 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1152/ajprenal.00026.2020

Matsuzawa R, Suzuki Y, Yamamoto S, Harada M, Watanabe T, Shimoda T, Yoshida A, Delgado C, Tamaki A, Matsunaga A, Roshanravan B. Determinants of Health-Related Quality of Life and Physical Performance-Based Components of Frailty in Patients Undergoing Hemodialysis. Journal of Renal Nutrition. 25 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jrn.2020.08.011

Nixon AC, Wilkinson TJ, Young HM, Taal MW, Pendleton N, Mitra S, Brady ME, Dhaygude AP, Smith AC. Symptom-burden in people living with frailty and chronic kidney disease. BMC nephrology. 23 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12882-020-02063-6

Vettoretti S, Caldiroli L, Porata G, Vezza C, Cesari M, Messa P. Frailty phenotype and multi-domain impairments in older patients with chronic kidney disease. BMC geriatrics. 29 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12877-020-01757-8

Yu Z, Grams ME, Ndumele CE, Wagenknecht L, Boerwinkle E, North K, Rebholz CM, Giovannucci EL, Coresh J. Association Between Midlife Obesity and Kidney Function Trajectories: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 24 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2020.07.025


September 15-21, 2020

Castle EM, Greenwood J, Chilcot J, Greenwood SA. Usability and experience testing to refine an online intervention to prevent weight gain in new kidney transplant recipients. British Journal of Health Psychology. 15 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1111/bjhp.12471

Jegatheswaran J, Chan R, Hiremath S, Moorman D, Suri RS, Ramsay T, Zimmerman D. Use of the FRAIL Questionnaire in Patients With End-Stage Kidney Disease. Canadian Journal of Kidney Health and Disease. 16 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1177/2054358120952904

Lim K, Mcgregor G, Coggan AR, Lewis G, Moe SM. Cardiovascular Functional Changes in Chronic Kidney Disease: Integrative Physiology, Pathophysiology and Applications of Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing. Frontiers in Physiology. 2020;11:1166. https://doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2020.572355

Parvathaneni K, Surapaneni A, Ballew S, Palta P, Rebholz C, Selvin E, Coresh J, Grams M. Association Between Midlife Physical Activity and Incident Kidney Disease: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study. 21 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2020.07.020

Yamamoto S, Matsuzawa R, Hoshi K, Suzuki Y, Harada M, Watanabe T, Isobe Y, Imamura K, Osada S, Yoshida A, Kamiya K. Modified Creatinine Index and Clinical Outcomes of Hemodialysis Patients: An Indicator of Sarcopenia?. Journal of Renal Nutrition. 18 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jrn.2020.08.006


September 8 – 14, 2020

Bakker EA, Zoccali C, Dekker FW, Eijsvogels TM, Jager KJ. Assessing physical activity and function in patients with chronic kidney disease: a narrative review. Clinical Kidney Journal. 08 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1093/ckj/sfaa156

Gibson CA, Gupta A, Greene JL, Lee J, Mount RR, Sullivan DK. Feasibility and acceptability of a televideo physical activity and nutrition program for recent kidney transplant recipients. Pilot and Feasibility Studies. 10 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40814-020-00672-4

Greenwood SA, Koufaki P, Macdonald J, Bhandari S, Burton J, Dasgupta I, Farrington K, Ford I, Kalra PA, Kean S, Kumwenda M. The PrEscription of intraDialytic exercise to improve quAlity of Life in patients with chronic kidney disease trial: study design and baseline data for a multicentre randomized controlled trial. Clinical Kidney Journal. 10 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1093/ckj/sfaa107

O’Brien T, Russell CL, Tan A, Mion L, Rose K, Focht B, Daloul R, Hathaway D. A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial Using SystemCHANGE Approach to Increase Physical Activity in Older Kidney Transplant Recipients. Progress in Transplantation. 10 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1177/1526924820958148


September 1 – 7, 2020

McAdams-DeMarco MA, Chu NM, Steckel M, Kunwar S, Fernández MG, Carlson MC, Fine DM, Appel LJ, Diener-West M, Segev DL. Interventions Made to Preserve Cognitive Function Trial (IMPCT) study protocol: a multi-dialysis center 2x2 factorial randomized controlled trial of intradialytic cognitive and exercise training to preserve cognitive function. BMC nephrology. 03 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12882-020-02041-y

Sabatino A, Cuppari L, Stenvinkel P, Lindholm B, Avesani CM. Sarcopenia in chronic kidney disease: what have we learned so far?. Journal of Nephrology. 02 Sep 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40620-020-00840-y

Zanotto T, Mercer TH, van der Linden ML, Traynor JP, Doyle A, Chalmers K, Allan N, Shilliday I, Koufaki P. Association of postural balance and falls in adult patients receiving haemodialysis: A prospective cohort study. Gait & Posture. 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2020.08.128


August 24 – 31, 2020

Bennett PN, Hussein WF, Reiterman M, Yu J, Schiller B. The effects of laughter therapy on depression symptoms in patients undergoing center hemodialysis: A pragmatic randomized controlled trial. Hemodialysis International. 25 Aug 2020. https://doi.org/10.1111/hdi.12870

Ferreira T, Ribeiro H, Ribeiro A, Bonin-Rocha A, Lucena J, de Oliveira P, Amorim F, Ferreira A, Magno L, Martins W. Exercise interventions improve depression and anxiety in chronic kidney disease patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis. International Urology and Nephrology. 31 Aug 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-020-02612-w

Gan GC, Kadappu KK, Bhat A, Fernandez F, Eshoo S, Thomas L. Exercise E/e′ Is a Determinant of Exercise Capacity and Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes in Chronic Kidney Disease. JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. 26 Aug 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2020.05.044

Kelly J, Su G, Zhang L, Qin X, Marshall S, Gonzalez-Ortiz A, Clase C, Campbell K, Xu H, Carrero J. Modifiable Lifestyle Factors for Primary Prevention of CKD: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. JASN. 31 Aug 2020. https://doi.org/10.1681/ASN.2020030384

Manay P, Ten Eyck P, Kalil R, Swee M, Sanders ML, Binns G, Hornickel JL, Katz DA. Frailty measures can be used to predict the outcome of kidney transplant evaluation. Surgery. 26 Aug 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2020.07.016

Nawab K, Storey B, Staplin N, Walmsley R, Haynes R, Sutherland S, Crosbie S, Pugh C, Harper C, Landray M, Doherty A, Herrington W. Accelerometer-measured physical activity and functional behaviours among people on dialysis. Clinical Kidney Journal. 31 Aug 2020. https://doi.org/10.1093/ckj/sfaa045


August 17 – 23, 2020

Bogataj Š, Pajek J, Ponikvar JB, Pajek M. Functional training added to intradialytic cycling lowers low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and improves dialysis adequacy: a randomized controlled trial. BMC nephrology. 18 Aug 2020;21(352). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12882-020-02021-2

Kosaka S, Ohara Y, Naito S, Iimori S, Kado H, Hatta T, Yanishi M, Uchida S, Tanaka M. Association among kidney function, frailty, and oral function in patients with chronic kidney disease: a cross-sectional study. BMC nephrology. 20 Aug 2020;21(1):1-8. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12882-020-02019-w

Riberio H, Cunha V, Baiao V, Almedia L, Dourado G, Carvalho H, Duarte M, Inda-Filho A, Viana J, Nobrega O, Ferreira A. Intradialytic Isometric Handgrip Exercise Does Not Cause Hemodynamic Instability: A Randomized, Cross-Over, Pilot Study. Therapeutic Apheresis and Dialysis. 23 Aug 2020. https://doi.org/10.1111/1744-9987.13581

Visser WJ, Egmond AM, Timman R, Severs D, Hoorn EJ. Risk Factors for Muscle Loss in Hemodialysis Patients with High Comorbidity. Nutrients. 19 Aug 2020;12(9):2494. https://doi.org/10.3390/nu12092494


August 10 – 16, 2020

Bellizzi V, Regolisti G. What is the role of exercise in chronic kidney disease? Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 12 August 2020. https://doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfaa161

Moorthi RN, Fadel WF, Cranor A, Hindi J, Avin KG, Lane KA, Thadhani RI, Moe SM. Mobility Impairment in Patients New to Dialysis. American Journal of Nephrology. 11 August 2020. https://doi.org/10.1159/000509225

Navaneethan SD, Kirwan JP, Remer EM, Schneider E, Addeman B, Arrigain S, Horwitz E, Fink JC, Lash JP, McKenzie CA, Rahman M. Adiposity, Physical Function, and Their Associations With Insulin Resistance, Inflammation, and Adipokines in CKD. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 13 Aug 2020. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2020.05.028

Rosa CS, Giannaki CD, Krase A, Mplekou M, Grigoriou SS, Stefanidis I, Lavdas E, Pappas A, Bloxham S, Karatzaferi C, Sakkas GK. Effects of 12 months of detraining on health-related quality of life in patients receiving hemodialysis therapy. International Urology and Nephrology. 14 Aug 2020:1-8. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-020-02560-5

Simões M, Gregório ML, Godoy MF, Accioly MF. Respiratory and muscular effects of a physiotherapy protocol carried out during hemodialysis in individuals with chronic renal failure: preliminary results. Motriz: Revista de Educação Física. 10 Aug 2020;26(3). http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/s1980-6574202000030001

Wilkinson TJ, Gore EF, Vadaszy N, Nixon DG, Watson EL, Smith AC. Utility of Ultrasound as a Valid and Accurate Diagnostic Tool for Sarcopenia: Sex‐Specific Cutoff Values in Chronic Kidney Disease. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 11 August 2020. https://doi.org/10.1002/jum.15421


July 27 – August 9, 2020

Brys AD, Bossola M, Lenaert B, Biamonte F, Gambaro G, Di Stasio E. Daily physical activity in patients on chronic haemodialysis and its relation with fatigue and depressive symptoms. International Urology and Nephrology. 2020 Jul 28:1-9. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-020-02578-9

Cardoso DF, Marques EA, Leal DV, Ferreira A, Baker LA, Smith AC, Viana JL. Impact of physical activity and exercise on bone health in patients with chronic kidney disease: a systematic review of observational and experimental studies. BMC Nephrology. 2020 Aug 08;21(1). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12882-020-01999-z

Kistler BM, Moore LW, Benner D, Biruete A, Boaz M, Brunori G, Chen J, Drechsler C, Guebre-Egziabher F, Hensley MK, Iseki K. The International Society of Renal Nutrition and Metabolism Commentary on the National Kidney Foundation and Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics KDOQI Clinical Practice Guideline for Nutrition in Chronic Kidney Disease. Journal of Renal Nutrition. 2020 Jul 29. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jrn.2020.05.002

Ribeiro H, Carvalho H, Italo Dourado G, Almeida L, Duarte M, Gadelha A, Inda-Filho A, Ferreira A. Body composition is associated with the risk of falls and fear of falling in hemodialysis patients. Journal of Physiotherapy Research. 2020 Aug; 10(3). https://www5.bahiana.edu.br/index.php/fisioterapia/article/view/3107

Sabatino A, D’Alessandro C, Regolisti G, di Mario F, Guglielmi G, Bazzocchi A, Fiaccadori E. Muscle mass assessment in renal disease: the role of imaging techniques. Quantitative Imaging in Medicine and Surgery. 2020 Aug;10(8):1672. https://doi.org/10.21037/qims.2020.03.05

Vanden Wyngaert K, Celie B, Calders P, Eloot S, Holvoet E, Van Biesen W, Van Craenenbroeck AH. Markers of protein-energy wasting and physical performance in haemodialysis patients: A cross-sectional study. PloS one. 2020 Jul 30;15(7):e0236816. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0236816

Watson EL, Major RW, Wilkinson TJ, Greening NJ, Gould DW, Barratt J, Smith AC. The association of muscle size, strength and exercise capacity with all-cause mortality in non-dialysis-dependent CKD patients. Clin Physiol Funct Imaging. 2020 Aug 09; 00: 1– 8. https://doi.org/10.1111/cpf.12655


July 20 – July 26, 2020

Leme J, Guedes M, Larkin J, Han M, Barra ABL, Canziani MEF, Neto ALC, Poli‐de‐Figueiredo CE, de Moraes TP, Pecoits‐Filho R. and the HDFIT Study Investigators. Patient perception of vitality and measured physical activity in patients receiving haemodialysis. Nephrology. 2020 Jul 24. https://doi.org/10.1111/nep.13758

Quint EE, Schopmeyer L, Banning LB, Moers C, El Moumni M, Nieuwenhuijs-Moeke GJ, Berger SP, Bakker SJ, Pol RA. Transitions in frailty state after kidney transplantation. Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery. 2020 Jul 20:1-8. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00423-020-01936-6

Wilkinson, Thomas J.; McAdams-DeMarco, Mara; Bennett, Paul N.; Wilund, Kenneth; on behalf of the Global Renal Exercise Network. Advances in exercise therapy in predialysis chronic kidney disease, hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, and kidney transplantation. Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension. 2020 Jul 20. https://www.doi.org/10.1097/MNH.0000000000000627


July 13 – July 19, 2020

Corrêa HL, Moura SR, Neves RV, Tzanno-Martins C, Souza MK, Haro AS, Costa F, Silva JA, Stone W, Honorato FS, Deus LA. Resistance training improves sleep quality, redox balance and inflammatory profile in maintenance hemodialysis patients: a randomized controlled trial. Scientific Reports. 2020 Jul 16;10(1):1-0. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-68602-1

Gómez-Islas VE, García-Fong KR, Aguilar-Fuentes RE, Hernández-Castellanos S, Pherez-Farah A, Méndez-Bribiesca SA, López-Navarro JM, Osorio-Landa HK, Carbajal-Morelos SL, Zúñiga-Guzmán AM, Pérez-Díaz I. Evaluation of bone densitometry by dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry as a fracture prediction tool in women with chronic kidney disease. Bone Reports. 2020 Jul 18:100298. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bonr.2020.100298

Meade A, Wilund KR. Physical Activity and Exercise in Chronic Kidney Disease. In Nutrition in Kidney Disease 2020 (pp. 563-582). Humana, Cham. https://bit.ly/32EXXJx

Park SK, Kim WJ, Lee SY, Ryoo JH, Lee K, Lee DY. Mild chronic kidney disease and its relation to functional disability in Korean elderly population. International Urology and Nephrology. 2020 Jul 13:1-6. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-020-02559-y


July 6 – July 12, 2020

Chu NM, Chen X, Norman SP, Fitzpatrick J, Sozio SM, Jaar BG, Frey A, Estrella MM, Xue QL, Parekh RS, Segev DL. Frailty Prevalence in Younger End-Stage Kidney Disease Patients Undergoing Dialysis and Transplantation. American Journal of Nephrology. 08 July 2020. https://doi.org/10.1159/000508576

Hyun YY, Lee KB, Han SH, Choi KH, Park HC, Oh YK, Park SK, Oh KH, Ahn C. Risk factors and renal outcomes of low bone mineral density in patients with non-dialysis chronic kidney disease. Osteoporosis International. 08 July 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00198-020-05531-9

Sturgill DA, Bal N, Nagavally S, Wolfgram DF. The Relationship between Dialysis Metrics and Patient-Reported Cognition, Fatigue, and Physical Function. Kidney Diseases. 10 July 2020:1-7. https://doi.org/10.1159/000508919

Vilaca T, Salam S, Schini M, Harnan S, Sutton A, Poku E, Allen IE, Cummings SR, Eastell R. Risks of Hip and Nonvertebral Fractures in Patients With CKD G3a-G5D: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 09 July 2020. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2020.02.450


June 29-July 5, 2020

Adachi H, Fujimoto K, Fujii A, Yamasaki K, Okada K, Matsuura T, Okino K, Furuichi K, Yokoyama H. Long-term retrospective observation study to evaluate effects of adiponectin on skeletal muscle in renal transplant recipients. Scientific Reports. 2020 Jul 1;10(1):1-9. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-67711-1

Gobbo S, Zanotto T, Bullo V, Roma E, Duregon F, Ermolao A, Bergamin M. Postural control data from prevalent kidney transplant patients with and without history of falls. Data in Brief. 2020 Jul 2. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2020.105970


June 22-June 28, 2020

Gamboa JL, Roshanravan B, Towse T, Keller CA, Falck AM, Yu C, Frontera WR, Brown NJ, Ikizler TA. Skeletal Muscle Mitochondrial Dysfunction Is Present in Patients with CKD before Initiation of Maintenance Hemodialysis. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 2020 Jun 26. https://doi.org/10.2215/CJN.10320819

Lorenz EC, Hickson LJ, Weatherly RM, Thompson KL, Walker HA, Rasmussen JM, Stewart TL, Garrett JK, Amer H, Kennedy CC. Protocolized Exercise Improves Frailty Parameters and Lower Extremity Impairment: A Promising Prehabilitation Strategy for Kidney Transplant Candidates. Clinical Transplantation.  2020 Jun 23. https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.14017

Nixon AC, Bampouras TM, Gooch HJ, Young HM, Finlayson KW, Pendleton N, Mitra S, Brady ME, Dhaygude AP. Protocol: The EX-FRAIL CKD trial: a study protocol for a pilot randomised controlled trial of a home-based EXercise programme for pre-frail and FRAIL, older adults with Chronic Kidney Disease. BMJ Open. 2020;10(6). http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2019-035344

Zhou Y, Hellberg M, Hellmark T, Höglund P, Clyne N. Twelve months of exercise training did not halt abdominal aortic calcification in patients with CKD–a sub-study of RENEXC-a randomized controlled trial. BMC nephrology. 2020 Jun 22;21(233). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12882-020-01881-y


June 15-June 21, 2020

Hall RK, Rutledge J, Luciano A, Hall K, Pieper CF, Colón-Emeric C. Physical Function Assessment in Older Hemodialysis Patients. Kidney Medicine. 2020 June. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.xkme.2020.03.008

Lee J, Walker ME, Gabriel KP, Vasan RS, Xanthakis V. Associations of accelerometer-measured physical activity and sedentary time with chronic kidney disease: The Framingham Heart Study. Plos one. 2020 Jun;15(6):e0234825. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0234825

Prescott S, Traynor JP, Shilliday I, Zanotto T, Rush R, Mercer TH. Minimum accelerometer wear-time for reliable estimates of physical activity and sedentary behaviour of people receiving haemodialysis. BMC nephrology. 2020 Jun;21(1):1-9. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12882-020-01877-8

Pike MM, Alsouqi A, Headley SA, Tuttle K, Evans EE, Milch CM, Moody KA, Germain M, Stewart TG, Lipworth L, Himmelfarb J. Supervised exercise intervention and overall activity in chronic kidney disease. Kidney International Reports. 2020 Jun. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ekir.2020.06.006

Tarca BD, Wycherley TP, Meade A, Bennett P, Ferrar KE. Validity and Reliability of Hand-Held Dynamometry for Abdominal Flexion Muscular Assessment. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 2020 Jun. https://doi.org/10.1123/jsr.2019-0521

Wilkinson T, Watson E, Vadaszy N, Baker L, Viana J, Smith A. Response of the Oxygen Uptake Efficiency Slope to Exercise Training in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease. Kidney research and clinical practice. 2020 June. https://doi.org/10.23876/j.krcp.20.032


Week of June 8-June 14, 2020

Lui S, de Souza A, Sharma A, Fairbairn J, Schreiber R, Armstrong K, Blydt‐Hansen T. Physical activity and its correlates in a pediatric solid‐organ transplant population. Pediatric Transplantation. 2020 June:e13745. https://doi.org/10.1111/petr.13745

Wu X, Yang L, Wang Y, Wang C, Hu R, Wu Y. Effects of combined aerobic and resistance exercise on renal function in adult patients with chronic kidney disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Clinical Rehabilitation. 2020 June. https://doi.org/10.1177/0269215520924459

Yeh ML, Wang MH, Hsu CC, Liu YM. Twelve-week intradialytic cycling exercise improves physical functional performance with gain in muscle strength and endurance: a randomized controlled trial. Clinical Rehabilitation. 2020 June. https://doi.org/10.1177/0269215520921923


Week of June 1-June 7, 2020:

Amaral LS, Souza CS, Lima HN, Soares TD. Influence of exercise training on diabetic kidney disease: A brief physiological approach. Experimental Biology and Medicine. 2020 Jun 2. https://doi.org/10.1177/1535370220928986

Castle E, Wilkinson T, Ancliffe L, Young HM. Renal rehabilitation services in the UK: protocol for the British Renal Society Rehabilitation Network survey of practice and perspectives. Journal of Kidney Care. 2020 June 2;5(3):120-5. https://doi.org/10.12968/jokc.2020.5.3.120

Cheng XS, Myers J, Han J, Stedman MR, Watford DJ, Lee J, Discipulo KV, Chan KN, Chertow GM, Tan JC. Physical Performance Testing in Kidney Transplant Candidates at the Top of the Waitlist. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 2020 Jun 6. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2020.04.009

Kosaki K, Tanahashi K, Matsui M, Akazawa N, Osuka Y, Tanaka K, Dunstan DW, Owen N, Shibata A, Oka K, Maeda S. Sedentary behaviour, physical activity, and renal function in older adults: isotemporal substitution modelling. BMC Nephrology. 2020 June 03;21(1):1-0. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12882-020-01869-8

Lee J, Song RJ, Vasan RS, Xanthakis V. Association of Cardiorespiratory Fitness and Hemodynamic Responses to Submaximal Exercise Testing with the Incidence of Chronic Kidney Disease: The Framingham Heart Study. Mayo Clinic Proceedings 2020 Jun 1 (Vol. 95, No. 6, pp. 1184-1194). https://10.1016/j.mayocp.2019.11.004

Yamamoto S, Matsuzawa R, Kamitani T, Hoshi K, Ishii D, Noguchi F, Hamazaki N, Nozaki K, Ichikawa T, Maekawa E, Matsunaga A. Efficacy of Exercise Therapy Initiated in the Early Phase After Kidney Transplantation: A Pilot Study. Journal of Renal Nutrition. 2020 Jun 2. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jrn.2019.11.005


Week of May 25-May 31, 2020:

Larkin JW, Han M, Han H, Guedes MH, Gonçalves PB, Poli-de-Figueiredo CE, Cuvello-Neto AL, Barra AB, de Moraes TP, Usvyat LA, Kotanko P. Impact of hemodialysis and post-dialysis period on granular activity levels. BMC Nephrology. 2020;21(1):1-7. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12882-020-01853-2

Rampersad C, Whitlock RH, Leslie WD, Rigatto C, Komenda P, Bohm C, Hans D, Tangri N. Trabecular bone score in patients with chronic kidney disease. Osteoporosis International. 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00198-020-05458-1

Saito A, Hiraki K, Otobe Y, Izawa KP, Shibagaki Y. Impact of type 2 diabetes mellitus on physical activity in pre‑dialysis patients with chronic kidney disease. Clin Exp Nephrol. 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10157-020-01907-7

Zelko A, Rosenberger J, Skoumalova I, Kolarcik P, Madarasova Geckova A, van Dijk JP, Reijneveld SA. The effects of an intradialytic resistance training on lower extremity muscle functions. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2020:1-7. https://doi.org/10.1080/09638288.2020.1766581


Week of May 18-May 24, 2020:

de Villar LO, Martínez-Olmos FJ, de Borja Pérez-Domínguez F, Benavent-Caballer V, Montañez-Aguilera FJ, Mercer T, Segura-Ortí E. Comparison of intradialytic versus home-based exercise programs on physical functioning, physical activity level, adherence, and health-related quality of life: pilot study. Scientific Reports. 2020 May 19;10(1):1-0. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-64372-y

Kang AW, Bostom AG, Kim H, Eaton CB, Gohh R, Kusek JW, Pfeffer MA, Risica PM, Garber CE. Physical activity and risk of cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality among kidney transplant recipients. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 2020 May 21. https://doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfaa038

Sheshadri A, Kittiskulnam P, Delgado C, Sudore R, Lai JC, Johansen KL. Association of motivations and barriers with participation and performance in a pedometer-based intervention. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 2020 May 21. https://doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfaa047

Volaklis K, Mamadjanov T, Meisinger C. Sedentary behavior and kidney function in adults: a narrative review. Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift. 2020 May 20. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00508-020-01673-2

Wu HH, Woywodt A, Nixon AC. Frailty and the potential kidney transplant recipient: time for a more holistic assessment?. Kidney360. 2020 May 2020:10-34067. https://doi.org/10.34067/KID.0001822020


Week of May 11-May 17, 2020:

Chang HJ, Lin KR, Lin MT, Chang JL. Association between lifestyle factors and decreased kidney function in older adults: a community-based cross-sectional analysis of the Taipei City elderly health examination database. BMC nephrology. 2020;21(1):1-0. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12882-020-01838-1

Totti V, Campione T, Mosconi G, Tamè M, Tonioli M, Gregorini M, Scarpioni R, Storari A, Mignani R, Sella G, Bellis L. Observational Retrospective Study on Patient Lifestyle in the Pretransplantation and Post-transplantation Period in the Emilia-Romagna Region. Transplantation Proceedings 2020 May 10. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.transproceed.2020.03.015

Yang L, Wu X, Wang Y, Wang C, Hu R, Wu Y. Effects of exercise training on proteinuria in adult patients with chronic kidney disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC nephrology. 2020;21:1-4. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12882-020-01816-7


Week of May 04-May 10, 2020:

Abdulan IM, Stefăniu R, Maștaleru A, Lefter N, Alexa ID, Mocanu V. Cut-off values of anthropometric measurements, handgrip strength, physical activity and geriatric scores for the malnutrition risk among older patients with chronic kidney disease. The Medical-Surgical Journal. 2020 Mar 31;124(1):19-26.https://bit.ly/3bpTWcR

Lee YL, Jin H, Lim JY, Lee SY. Relationship Between Low Handgrip Strength and Chronic Kidney Disease: KNHANES 2014-2017. Journal of Renal Nutrition. 2020 May 4. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jrn.2020.03.002

Regolisti G, Sabatino A, Fiaccadori E. Exercise in patients on chronic hemodialysis: current evidence, knowledge gaps and future perspectives. Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition & Metabolic Care. 2020;23(3):181-9. http://doi.org/10.1097/MCO.0000000000000656

Tabibi H, As' habi A, Najafi I, Hedayati M. Associations of Body Composition, Muscle Function, and Physical Activity with Mortality in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients. Iranian Journal of Kidney Diseases. 2020 May;14(3):224-30. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32361700/

Wang HH, Wu JL, Lee YC, Ho LC, Chang MY, Liou HH, Hung SY. Risk of Serious Falls Between Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis Patients: A Nationwide Population-based Cohort Study. Scientific Reports. 2020 May 8;10(1):1-9. http://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-64698-7

Zhang Q, Zhang J, Zhang W, Wang M, Huang B, Zhang M, Chen J. Risk factors for decreased upper-limb muscle strength and its impact on survival in maintenance hemodialysis patients. International Urology and Nephrology. 2020 May 4:1-1. http://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-020-02468-0


Week of April 27-May 03, 2020:

Bhandari S, Allgar V, Lamplugh A, Macdougall IC, Kalra PA. Protocol and Baseline Data of a Multicentre Prospective Double-Blinded Randomized Study of Intravenous Iron on Functional Status in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease. American Journal of Nephrology. 2020 Apr 29:1-8. https://doi.org/10.1159/000507872

Bogataj Š, Pajek J, Ponikvar JB, Pajek M. Outcome Expectations for Exercise and Decisional Balance Questionnaires Predict Adherence and Efficacy of Exercise Programs in Dialysis Patients. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2020 May 02; 17(9):317. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17093175

Jafar M, Kour K, Giebel S, Omisore I, Prasad B. The Burden of Frailty on Mood, Cognition, Quality of Life, and Level of Independence in Patients on Hemodialysis: Regina Hemodialysis Frailty Study. CJKHD. 2020 May 02. https://doi.org/10.1177/2054358120917780

Wołoszyk P, Małgorzewicz S, Chamienia A, Dębska-Ślizień A. Obesity After Successful Kidney Transplantation. Transplantation Proceedings 2020 Apr 29. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.transproceed.2020.02.091

Yang D, Robinson L, Selinski C, Bajakian T, Mejia C, Harhay MN. Physical Function in Kidney Transplantation: Current Knowledge and Future Directions. Current Transplantation Report. 2020 May 02. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40472-020-00271-5


Week of April 20-April 26, 2020:

Aydemir N, Pike MM, Alsouqi A, Headley SA, Tuttle K, Evans EE, Milch CM, Moody KA, Germain M, Lipworth L, Himmelfarb J. Effects of Diet and Exercise on Adipocytokine levels in Patients with Moderate to Severe Chronic Kidney Disease. Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases. 2020 Apr 21. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.numecd.2020.04.012

Calogero A, Sagnelli C, Peluso G, Sica A, Candida M, Campanile S, et al. Physical activity in elderly kidney transplant patients with multiple renal arteries. Minerva Med 2020 Apr 23.  https://doi.org/10.23736/S0026-4806.20.06573-8

Cohen-Solal M, Funck-Brentano T, Torres PU. Bone fragility in patients with chronic kidney disease. Endocrine Connections. 2020 Apr 1;9(4):R93-101. https://doi.org/10.1530/EC-20-0039


Week of April 13-April 19, 2020:

Gil AP, Lunardi AC, Santana FR, Bergamim JS, Sarmento LA, Cristelli MP, Chiavegato LD. Impact of Renal Transplantation and Immunosuppressive Therapy on Muscle Strength, Functional Capacity, and Quality of Life: A Longitudinal Study. Transplantation Proceedings 2020 Apr 16. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.transproceed.2020.02.038

Ju H, Chen H, Mi C, Chen Y, Zuang C. The Impact of Home-Based Exercise Program on Physical Function of Chronic Kidney Disease Patients: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Physikalische Medizin, Rehabilitationsmedizin, Kurortmedizin. 2020 Apr;30(02):108-14. https://www.thieme-connect.com/products/ejournals/abstract/10.1055/a-1079-3714

Totti V, Fernhall B, Di Michele R, Todeschini P, La Manna G, Cappuccilli M, Angelini ML, De Fabritiis M, Merni F, Benedetti E, Roi GS. Longitudinal Analysis of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Active and Sedentary Kidney Transplant Recipients. Medicina. 2020 Apr;56(4):183. https://doi.org/10.3390/medicina56040183

Villanego F, Naranjo J, Vigara LA, Cazorla JM, Montero ME, García T, Torrado J, Mazuecos A. Impacto del ejercicio físico en pacientes con enfermedad renal crónica: revisión sistemática y metaanálisis / Impact of physical exercise in patients with chronic kidney disease: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Nefrología. 2020 April. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nefro.2020.01.002 [Article in Spanish]


Week of April 6-April 12, 2020:

Du W. Adopting physical activity to help combat end-stage renal disease. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 2020 Mar 31; 54:495-496. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31278085/

Ghazi L, Yaffe K, Tamura MK, Rahman M, Hsu CY, Anderson AH, Cohen JB, Fischer MJ, Miller ER, Navaneethan SD, He J. Association of 24-Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure Patterns with Cognitive Function and Physical Functioning in CKD. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 2020 Apr 07; 15(4):455-464. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32217634
 


Week of March 30-April 5, 2020:

Bogataj Š, Pajek J, Ponikvar JB, Hadžić V, Pajek M. Kinesiologist-guided functional exercise in addition to intradialytic cycling program in end-stage kidney disease patients: a randomised controlled trial. Scientific Reports. 2020 Mar 31;10(1):1-10. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32235852

Tigli A, Yakuy Y. Effect of calisthenic exercise program on inflammatory markers, quality of life and exercise capacity after renal transplantation: a randomized controlled study. Journal of Exercise Therapy and Rehabilitation. 2020 Mar 31;7(1):1-10. https://bit.ly/3e5lQNQ

Zanotto T, Mercer TH, van der Linden ML, Rush R, Traynor JP, Petrie CJ, Doyle A, Chalmers K, Allan N, Shilliday I, Koufaki P. The relative importance of frailty, physical and cardiovascular function as exercise-modifiable predictors of falls in haemodialysis patients: a prospective cohort study. BMC nephrology. BMC Nephrol 2199 (2020). https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32169050