Evaluation of the effects of magnesium supplement in primary and secondary preventions of nephrolithiasis: a systematic review

Anoush Azarfar; Mohammad Esmaeili; Nayere Tousi; Mitra Naseri; Fatemeh Ghane; Yalda Ravanshad; Anahita Alizadeh

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 18-22


  Introduction: The role of magnesium supplement to prevent primary and/or secondary kidney stones has not been fully determined. The aim of this study is to evaluate the effects of magnesium supplement in modifying urinary risk factors of recurrent kidney stones.Method: We searched MEDLINE, Scopus, and ...  Read More

Contrast-induced nephropathy: a review of literature

Roya Narenji Sani; Ali Eshraghi; Somayeh Farokhnejad

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 212-215


  Today, radiological procedures using intravascular iodinated contrast media are being widely used for the diagnoses and treatment of various diseases, which highlight one of the main etiologies of contrast-induced nephropathy and hospital-acquired renal failure. Contrast-induced nephropathy development ...  Read More