The History of Turkish Pediatric Nephrology: Founding and Success Story

Gur Guven A., BAKKALOĞLU A., Ehrich J.

TURKISH NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS AND TRANSPLANTATION JOURNAL, vol.22, no.2, pp.137-147, 2013 (ESCI) identifier identifier


This article describes the foundation of 'Pediatric Nephrology' in Turkey including the first steps in the international arena, the achievements in institutionalisation of services and training of pediatricians, and the renal care offered to pediatric patients suffering from kidney diseases.