ERA-EDTA is collecting FAQs and Advice from National Societies on COVID-19 Vaccination for Kidney Patients
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Global Kidney Organizations Urge Governments to Prioritize Dialysis Patients for COVID-19 Vaccines
Kronbichler A, Anders H-J, Fernandez- Juárez GM et al. Recommendations for the use of COVID-19 vaccines in patients with immune-mediated kidney diseases. Nephrol Dial Transplant 2021 Mar doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfab064
De Meester J, De Bacquer D, Naesens M, Meijers B, Couttenye MM, De Vriese AS; NBVN Kidney Registry Group. Incidence, Characteristics, and Outcome of COVID-19 in Adults on Kidney Replacement Therapy: A Regionwide Registry Study. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2021 Feb;32(2):385-396. doi: 10.1681/ASN.2020060875. Epub 2020 Nov 5. PMID: 33154174.
ERA-EDTA Council; ERACODA Working Group. Chronic kidney disease is a key risk factor for severe COVID-19: a call to action by the ERA-EDTA. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2021 Jan 1;36(1):87-94. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfaa314. PMID: 33340043; PMCID: PMC7771976.
Gansevoort RT, Hilbrands LB. CKD is a key risk factor for COVID-19 mortality. Nat Rev Nephrol. 2020 Dec;16(12):705-706. doi: 10.1038/s41581-020-00349-4. PMID: 32848205; PMCID: PMC7447963.
Ozturk S, Turgutalp K, Arici M et al. Mortality analysis of COVID-19 infection in chronic kidney disease, haemodialysis and renal transplant patients compared with patients without kidney disease: a nationwide analysis from Turkey. 2020 Dec 4:35(12):208302095. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfaa271.
Hilbrands LB, Duivenvoorden R, Vart P et al for the ERACODA Collaborators. COVID-19-related mortality in kidney transplant and dialysis patients: results of the ERACODA collaboration. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2020 Nov 1;35(11):1973-1983. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfaa261. PMID: 33151337; PMCID: PMC7665620.