Nephrology Nursing Journal


The Nephrology Nursing Journal is a refereed clinical and scientific resource that provides current information on wide variety of subjects to facilitate the practice of professional nephrology nursing. Its purpose is to disseminate information on the latest advances in research, practice, and education to nephrology nurses to positively influence the quality of care they provide.

The Nephrology Nursing Journal is designed to meet the educational and information needs of nephrology nurses in a variety of roles at all levels of practice. It also serves as a source for nonnephrology nurses. Its content expands the knowledge base for nephrology nurses, stimulates professional growth, guides research-based practice, presents new technological developments, and provides a forum for review of critical issues promoting the advancement of nephrology nursing practice.

Articles

Exploring the Evidence: The New Kidney Allocation System: The First 16 Months

Exploring the Evidence: The New Kidney Allocation System: The First 16 Months


Issue: November-December 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 6

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Standard: $30.00

From the Editor: Managing Ourselves and Helping Others Through Transitions

From the Editor: Managing Ourselves and Helping Others Through Transitions


Issue: November-December 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 6

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Author(s):
Standard: $15.00

President’s Message - Second Victim: Do You Know or Have You Ever Been One?

President’s Message - Second Victim: Do You Know or Have You Ever Been One?


Issue: November-December 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 6

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Standard: $15.00

Case Study - Managing Large Interdialytic Weight Gain and High Blood Pressure in a Patient on Maintenance Hemodialysis

Case Study - Managing Large Interdialytic Weight Gain and High Blood Pressure in a Patient on Maintenance Hemodialysis


Issue: November-December 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 6

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Professional Issues: In Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease, There Is No Such thing as ‘Stable’

Professional Issues: In Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease, There Is No Such thing as ‘Stable’


Volume: Vol. 43, No. 5

Issue: September-October 2016

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Standard: $15.00

Case Study: Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Obstruction by Uterine Tubaric Fimbriae in an Adult Woman with Developmental Abnormalities
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President’s Message: Opioid Abuse – A Potential Issue for Our Patients and Our Colleagues

President’s Message: Opioid Abuse – A Potential Issue for Our Patients and Our Colleagues


Volume: Vol. 43, No. 5

Issue: September-October 2016

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From the Editor: Communication – The Most Basic of Nursing Skills

From the Editor: Communication – The Most Basic of Nursing Skills


Volume: Vol. 43, No. 5

Issue: September-October 2016

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Exploring the Evidence: What Are Ethical Issues When Honoring an Older Adult's Decision to Withdraw from Dialysis?

Exploring the Evidence: What Are Ethical Issues When Honoring an Older Adult's Decision to Withdraw from Dialysis?


Volume: Vol. 43, No. 5

Issue: September-October 2016

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Determining Nurse Staffing for Peritoneal Dialysis Care

Determining Nurse Staffing for Peritoneal Dialysis Care


Volume: Vol. 43, No. 5

Issue: September-October 2016

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The Relationship of the Spiritual and Religious Dimensions with Quality of Life and Health of Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease: An Integrative Literature Review
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Work Enviornment Characteristics Valued by Outpatient Hemodialysis Unit Nurse Managers

Work Enviornment Characteristics Valued by Outpatient Hemodialysis Unit Nurse Managers


Volume: Vol. 43, No. 5

Issue: September-October 2016

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Over-the-Counter Drugs to Avoid in Older Adults with Kidney Impairment
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Patient Handoffs in Nephrology Nurse Practice Settings: A Safety Study

Patient Handoffs in Nephrology Nurse Practice Settings: A Safety Study


Issue: September-October 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 5

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President’s Message - Nephrology Nursing: Be All That You Can Be

President’s Message - Nephrology Nursing: Be All That You Can Be


Issue: July-August 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 4

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Case Study - The Role of the Cytochrome P450 System in Vulnerable Patients: An Opportunity to Improve Outcomes

Case Study - The Role of the Cytochrome P450 System in Vulnerable Patients: An Opportunity to Improve Outcomes


Issue: July-August 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 4

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From the Editor: Missed Nursing Care – How Often Does It Happen in Your Unit?

From the Editor: Missed Nursing Care – How Often Does It Happen in Your Unit?


Issue: July-August 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 4

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Exploring the Facilitators and Barriers to Home Dialysis: A Scoping Review

Exploring the Facilitators and Barriers to Home Dialysis: A Scoping Review


Issue: July-August 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 4

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Attitudes of Nephrology Nurses Toward Patient Exercise During Hemodialysis

Attitudes of Nephrology Nurses Toward Patient Exercise During Hemodialysis


Issue: July-August 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 4

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Exploring the Evidence: Patient Handoffs: What They Are and How They Contribute to Patient Safety

Exploring the Evidence: Patient Handoffs: What They Are and How They Contribute to Patient Safety


Issue: July-August 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 4

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Professional Issues: Facilitating Change in Medical-Surgical Units Through an Educational Program on Chronic Kidney Disease

Professional Issues: Facilitating Change in Medical-Surgical Units Through an Educational Program on Chronic Kidney Disease


Issue: July-August 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 4

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Nephrology Nursing in Rwanda: Creating the Future through Education and Organizational Partnership
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Exercise and Hemodialysis: The Missing Piece of Tertiary Prevention

Exercise and Hemodialysis: The Missing Piece of Tertiary Prevention


Issue: July-August 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 4

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Spirituality During Hemodialysis: A Pilot Study

Spirituality During Hemodialysis: A Pilot Study


Issue: July-August 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 4

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Contrasting Perceptions of Home Dialysis Therapies Among In-Center and Home Dialysis Staff
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Improving the Care of Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Using Group Visits: A Pilot Study to Reflect on Emphasis on the Patients Rather Than the Disease
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President’s Message: Creating and Maintaining a Culture of Safety – Our Role

President’s Message: Creating and Maintaining a Culture of Safety – Our Role


Issue: May-June 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 3

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From the Editor: Promoting Resilience Among Patients with End Stage Renal Disease

From the Editor: Promoting Resilience Among Patients with End Stage Renal Disease


Issue: May-June 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 3

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Home Dialysis Modalities: Educational Barriers to Utilization

Home Dialysis Modalities: Educational Barriers to Utilization


Issue: May-June 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 3

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Exploring the Evidence: The Nephrology Clinical Nurse Role: Potential Role Conflicts

Exploring the Evidence: The Nephrology Clinical Nurse Role: Potential Role Conflicts


Issue: May-June 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 3

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Case Study: Living with a Change in Dialysis Modalities: A Case Study

Case Study: Living with a Change in Dialysis Modalities: A Case Study


Issue: May-June 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 3

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Clinical Consult: The Role of Nephrology Nurses in the Selection of the Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter and Exit Site Location

Clinical Consult: The Role of Nephrology Nurses in the Selection of the Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter and Exit Site Location


Issue: May-June 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 3

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Non-Biological Barriers to Referral and the Pre-Kidney Transplant Evaluation among African Americans in the United States: A Systematic Review
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Experiences of Patients on Outpatient Hemodialysis Therapy Who Are Anticipating a Transplant

Experiences of Patients on Outpatient Hemodialysis Therapy Who Are Anticipating a Transplant


Issue: May-June 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 3

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From the Editor: Nurses’ Week 2016: Culture of Safety – It Starts With You

From the Editor: Nurses’ Week 2016: Culture of Safety – It Starts With You


Issue: March-April 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 2

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Standard: $30.00

President’s Message: Nephrology Nursing and Education

President’s Message: Nephrology Nursing and Education


Issue: March-April 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 2

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Standard: $30.00

President-Elect Message: Professional Development: It Is Our Responsibility

President-Elect Message: Professional Development: It Is Our Responsibility


Issue: March-April 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 2

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Standard: $30.00

A Comparison of Temporal Patterns of Fatigue in Patients on Hemodialysis

A Comparison of Temporal Patterns of Fatigue in Patients on Hemodialysis


Issue: March-April 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 2

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Exploring the Evidence: Kidney Transplantation in Patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection

Exploring the Evidence: Kidney Transplantation in Patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection


Issue: March-April 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 2

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Patient Safety & Quality Care: The Huddle: It’s Not Just for Football Anymore

Patient Safety & Quality Care: The Huddle: It’s Not Just for Football Anymore


Issue: March-April 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 2

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Book and Media Reviews - ‘Anatomy of Research for Nurses’

Book and Media Reviews - ‘Anatomy of Research for Nurses’


Issue: March-April 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 2

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Access Update: Hemodialysis Catheter Care: Identifying Best Cleansing Agents

Access Update: Hemodialysis Catheter Care: Identifying Best Cleansing Agents


Issue: March-April 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 2

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Professional Issues: Intimidating Behavior Among Healthcare Workers Is Still Jeopardizing Medication Safety

Professional Issues: Intimidating Behavior Among Healthcare Workers Is Still Jeopardizing Medication Safety


Issue: March-April 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 2

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Contrast-Induced Acute Kidney Injury: Comparison of Preventative Therapies

Contrast-Induced Acute Kidney Injury: Comparison of Preventative Therapies


Issue: March-April 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 2

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Relationship Between Age and Pre-End Stage Renal Disease Care in Elderly Patients Treated with Maintenance Hemodialysis

Relationship Between Age and Pre-End Stage Renal Disease Care in Elderly Patients Treated with Maintenance Hemodialysis


Issue: March-April 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 2

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Perceptions of Culture of Safety in Hemodialysis Centers

Perceptions of Culture of Safety in Hemodialysis Centers


Issue: March-April 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 2

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From the Editor: Pediatric Nephrology Nursing - A Very Special Specialty

From the Editor: Pediatric Nephrology Nursing - A Very Special Specialty


Issue: January-February 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 1

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What Is ‘Normal?’ Evaluating Vital Signs

What Is ‘Normal?’ Evaluating Vital Signs


Issue: January-February 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 1

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Validation: A Family-Centered Communication Skill

Validation: A Family-Centered Communication Skill


Issue: January-February 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 1

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Exploring the Evidence:  Children and Adolescents with Chronic Kidney Disease: A Population at Risk for More Than Just Kidney Disease

Exploring the Evidence: Children and Adolescents with Chronic Kidney Disease: A Population at Risk for More Than Just Kidney Disease


Issue: January-February 2016

Volume: Vol. 43, No. 1

Credits: None available.

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Standard: $30.00