The 2nd volume of the CONNECT Cost Action Newsletter has been published.
Our first face-to-face management committee meeting was held between 19-21 September 2022 in Ariano Irpino-Naples in Italy.
CONNECT Action ITC Grants for 2022 is available.
The first publications of COST CONNECT Action are online
Cognitive decline in Nephro-Neurology: European Cooperative Target
CONNECT Action aims to coordinate research on cognitive impairment in chronic kidney disease (CKD). This requires exchanging clinical information between nephrologists and neurologists, and between neuroscientists and kidney physiologists, guided by big data analysts.
This collaborative network will define new experimental paradigms, their translational value and, in turn, focus on new interventions in the field of cognitive impairment.
The need for a multi-disciplinary reflection about frailty and cognitive impairment in chronic kidney disease
Authors: Michele Farisco, Irene Zecchino, Giovambattista Capasso, CONNECT Consortium Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, gfac334, https://doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfac334 Published: 22 December 2022 Download publication: Here
Phosphate in the Context of Cognitive Impairment and Other Neurological Disorders Occurrence in Chronic Kidney Disease
The nervous system and the kidneys are linked under physiological states to maintain normal body homeostasis. In chronic kidney disease (CKD), damaged kidneys can impair the central nervous system, including cerebrovascular disease and cognitive impairment (CI)