«HELLENIC NEPHROLOGY» is a peer reviewed medical journal published quarterly since 1989. Periodically thematic supplements are also published. It is the official journal of the Hellenic Society of Nephology and all society members receive a free subscription to the journal. Published issues of the journal in pdf format are available free of charge at the website of the Hellenic Society of Nephrology http://www.ene.gr. Official language of the journal is Greek (modern) but the papers provide also the title, authors and institutions, abstract and key words in English. The journal also accepts papers in English with the title, authors and institutions, abstract and key words provided also in Greek. Its aim is to provide current and reliable scientific information to Nephrologists and other physicians interested in renal diseases. For this purpose, the journal covers all aspects of Nephology. Subject matter appropriate for «Hellenic Nephrology» includes, but is not restricted to: physiology of the kidney, immunology and pathology, pathophysiology and progression of renal disease, mineral metabolism and bone disease, clinical nephology, epidemiology and outcomes, dialysis and transplantation. Papers accepted for publication include brief reviews, in-depth reviews, original papers and case reports.