WKD 2014 Scientific Editorial – Chronic kidney disease and the aging population

Every year, a scientific editorial is written for the occasion of World Kidney Day. The papers are researches on scientifically relevant topics that links to the campaign as a scientific basis for the annual theme.Each editorial is written by nephrologists working for the campaign on a voluntary basis and is usually published in more than 50 scientific journals.

2014 – Chronic kidney disease and the aging population

Marcello Tonelli and Miguel C. Riella

“Youth, which is forgiven everything, forgives itself nothing: age, which forgives itself everything, is forgiven nothing.” George Bernard Shaw

WKD Editorial 2014