About the Journal

Aims and Scope

The Iranian Journal of Kidney Diseases (IJKD), a peer-reviewed journal in English, is the official publication of the Iranian Society of Nephrology. The aim of the IJKD is the worldwide reflection of the knowledge produced by the scientists and clinicians in nephrology. It has been published quarterly since 2007 and every 2 months since January 2011. The IJKD provides a new platform for the advancement of the field. The journal’s objective is to serve as a focal point for debates and exchange of knowledge and experience among researchers in a global context. Original papers, case reports, and invited reviews on all aspects of kidney diseases, hypertension, dialysis, and transplantation will be covered by the IJKD. Research on the basic science, clinical practice, and socio-economics of renal health are all welcomed by the journal editors.


The statements and opinions expressed in the IJKD reflect solely the views of the author(s) and contributor(s) and not of the opinion of the Iranian Society of Nephrology. The appearance of advertisements in the Journal does not reflect a warranty, endorsement, or approval of any of the products or services described. The Iranian Society of Nephrology disclaims responsibility for any injury to persons or property resulting from any ideas or products referred to in the articles or advertisements.

ISSN. 1735-8582

eISSN. 1735-8604

Editorial Office. Apt 12, No 63, Shaheed Tousi St, Dr Gharib St, Keshavarz Blvd, Tehran 1419783311, Iran

Tel: +98 21 6691 2653

Fax: +98 21 6691 2653

www.ijkd.org info@ijkd.org

Publisher. The Iranian Society of Nephrology

Page Setter. Mahdi Akbarzadeh, graphic_negareh@yahoo.com

Printer. Mashal Azadi Press, South Saadi, Esteghlal Cross, Tehran, Iran. Tel: +98 21 33913904

Print Run. 1000

Copyright. The Iranian Society of Nephrology is the copyright owner of the material published in IJKD. In accordance with Bethesda Statement on Open Access Publishing, all works published in this journal are open access and available online immediately after print publication (see the Instructions to Authors).

Journal Subscription. The IJKD is published every 2 months. Subscription prices for 2023 are US$ 100 annually and US$ 20 for a single copy. Customers in Iran should pay 500 000 Rls for annual subscription and 100 000 Rls for a single copy. To subscribe, please fill the subscription form and send it to the editorial office. For more information you can contact the editorial office of the journal.

Manuscript Submission. Please prepare your manuscript according to the Instructions to Authors of the journal. You should send your manuscript via online submission system provided on www.ijkd.org.

Indexing/Abstracting. SCI Expanded, MEDLINE, EMBASE, Scopus, Cinahl, CAB International, Index Copernicus, Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), Index Medicus for the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region (IMEMR), Scientific Information Database (SID), and Google Scholar