Outcomes, Risk Factors, and Incidence of Acute Kidney Injury in Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients

Amirhossein Tayebi; Mehdi Rezaei; Mahmood Bakhtiyari; Mana Mohamadi Afrakoti

Volume 25, Issue 2 , 2023

  Background: Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV2) is the virus causing Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Apart from respiratory disease, this virus can affect different organs. Objectives: Therefore, multiple mechanisms have been hypothesized for Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) in ...  Read More

The Relationship of Serum Heat Shock Protein 70 Antibody Levels with the Inflammatory Factors and Serum Uric Acid Levels in Hemodialysis Patients

Neda Haghighat; Majid Mohammadshahi; Shokouh Shayanpour

Volume 21, Issue 6 , 2019, Pages 1-6

  Background: Heat shock proteins are extracellular inflammatory intermediaries and intracellular cytoprotective molecules. De- spite many studies on intracellular HSP70, the clinical association between inflammatory biomarkers and extracellular HSP70 anti- body (anti-HSP70) levels is not well-studied.Objectives: ...  Read More