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CJASN Impact

CJASN's 2021 impact factor is 10.671, ranking it the 7th leading journal in the field of urology and nephrology 

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In celebration of the new impact factor, the editorial team is pleased to highlight:


Top Five Articles by Citation over the Last 12 Months

Seroresponse to SARS-CoV-2 Vaccines among Maintenance Dialysis Patients over 6 Months
Caroline M. Hsu, Daniel E. Weiner, Harold J. Manley, et al.  
Dietary Potassium Intake and All-Cause Mortality in Adults Treated with Hemodialysis Amelie Bernier-Jean, Germaine Wong, Valeria Saglimbene, et al.
Combining Blood Gene Expression and Cellfree DNA to Diagnose Subclinical Rejection in Kidney Transplant Recipients Sookhyeon Park, Kexin Guo, Raymond L. Heilman, et al.
Guidelines for Genetic Testing and Management of Alport Syndrome Judy Savige, Beata S. Lipska-Zietkiewicz, Elizabeth Watson, et al.
Transplant Clinician Opinions on Use of Race in the Estimation of Glomerular Filtration Rate Mona D. Doshi, Neeraj Singh, Benjamin E. Hippen, et al.

Top Five Articles by Usage over the Last 12 Months

Drug-Induced Acute Kidney Injury Mark A. Perazella and Mitchell H. Rosner
Low-Flow Acute Kidney Injury: The Pathophysiology of Prerenal Azotemia, Abdominal Compartment Syndrome, and Obstructive Uropathy Bruce A. Molitoris
Acid-Base Disorders in the Critically Ill Patient Anand Achanti and Harold M. Szerlip
The Intensivist's Perspective of Shock, Volume Management, and Hemodynamic Monitoring Kianoush Kashani, Tarig Omer, and Andrew D. Shaw
Sepsis Management for the Nephrologist Sharad Patel, Nitin Puri, and R. Phillip Dellinger

Top Five Articles by Altmetric Score over the Last 12 Months

An Honorable and Ongoing Fight: Protecting Organ Transplant Recipients against COVID-19 in the Age of Disinformation
Paul T. Conway
COVID-19 and Palliative Care: Observations, Extrapolations, and Cautions Edward V. Hickey and Paul T. Conway
Low-Flow Acute Kidney Injury: The Pathophysiology of Prerenal Azotemia, Abdominal Compartment Syndrome, and Obstructive Uropathy Bruce A. Molitoris
Waiting Time for Second Kidney Transplantation and Mortality Alexander Kainz, Michael Kammer, Roman Reindl-Schwaighofer, et al.
Fracture Risk of Sodium-Glucose Cotransporter-2 Inhibitors in Chronic Kidney Disease Andrea Cowan, Nivethika Jeyakumar, Yuguang Kang, et al.

Top Five Podcasts over the Last 3 Months

Urine Uromodulin as a Biomarker of Kidney Tubulointerstitial Fibrosis Hannah Melchinger, Frida Calderon-Gutierrez, Wassim Obeid, et al.
Association of Genetically Predicted Fibroblast Growth Factor-23 with Heart Failure: A Mendelian Randomization Study Elvis Akwo, Mindy M. Pike, Lale A. Ertuglu, et al.
Prevalence and Risk Factors for Kidney Disease and Elevated BP in 2-Year-Old Children Born Extremely Premature Sangeeta Hingorani, Robert Schmicker, Kaashif A. Ahmad, et al.
Automated Prediction of Kidney Failure in IgA Nephropathy with Deep Learning from Biopsy Images Francesca Testa, Francesco Fontana, Federico Pollastri, et al.
Point-of-Care Ultrasound Training during Nephrology Fellowship: A National Survey of Fellows and Program Directors Catherine A. Moore, Daniel W. Ross, Kurtis A. Pivert, et al.​

Check out the rest of the podcasts released in 2021 and 2020 and learn about the most important advances in clinical and​​ translational research in nephrology.​​