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free ISHD Hemodialysis University Chicago (2012-2014)
free ISHD Hemodialysis University Shanghai 2013
free ISHD Hemodialysis University Chicago (2014)
free ISHD Hemodialysis University India (2014)
ishd ISHD Hemodialysis University Chicago (2015)
ishd ISHD Hemodialysis University Chicago (2016) incl. free CME/CEU !
ishd ISHD Hemodialysis University Chicago (2017)


Cooper  

Yohanna  

Appel  

Tesar  

Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease 2018   key
Flash or IPAD slide/audio
Renal Research Institute; Lake Buena Vista, FL; February, 2018

PART 2

Bringing home the bacon: Update on the state of kidney xenotransplantation
David K.C. Cooper, MD

Practical steps nephrologists can take to increase transplantation rate
Seychelle Yohanna, MD

Debate: Management of elderly patients with RPGN
Gerald B. Appel, MD vs. Vladimir Tesar, MD

(more...)



Lam  

Harvard Intensive Review of Nephrology 2017  key
Flash or IPAD slide/audio
Boston, MA; August, 2017

PART 5
Cancer and Acute Kidney Injury
Albert Q. Lam, MD

(more...)



A.Agarwal  

Salman  

Vachharajani  

Hemodialysis University 2017
  
Flash or IPAD slide/audio
International Society for Hemodialysis
Chicago, IL; September 8-9, 2017

PART 5
ACCESS SURVEILLANCE - DEBATE: Prophylactic PTA for AV Fistula Venous Stenosis
Anil K. Agarwal, MD vs. Loay Salman, MD

ACCESS SURVEILLANCE - Placement of A/V Fistulas in Elderly Patients / When a Venous Catheter May Be Indicated
Tushar Vachharajani, MD

(more...)


articles

Hypertension, Cardiovascular
Worsening CKD after starting diabetic drugs
When to add ezetimibe to statins
Leptin-aldo-neprilysin axis
Diabetic foot ulcer management
fullPIERS model to predict preeclampsia
Tenectase vs. alteplase for stroke
BP reduction program in Black barbershops

CKD, Dialysis
Health insurance and choice of PD
Undocumented immigrants and CKD
Telenephrology for CKD
Metformin acidosis treated with SLED
Aligning dialysate and serum sodium
Citrate anticoagulation for SLED
Higher statin doses and amputation
More amputations with SGLT2 inhibitors
Neurologic disorders in CKD (review)
Catheter caps lower infection risk
Cerebral blood flow during dialysis
Arrhythmias during dialysis
Both high and low sodium intakes bad re CKD risk
Saline shortages - why?
HDF no better than HD in new DOPPS study
Echo criteria for CHF in CKD
Role of dialysis unit medical director (review)

Clinical Nephrology
Hydroxychloroquinone for IGAN
HCV+ donor with HCV- recipient
ADPKD update on treatment
Renal denervation for loin-pain hematuria
Hypercalcemia management
Restrictive eculizumab treatment for atypical HUS




ASN abstracts

key This update's selected ASN 2017 abstracts

Hypertension
None this update

CKD, Dialysis
Bisphenol and dialysis membranes; Monitoring RKF in ESRD by urine volume; Running a unit 7 days a week; Body surface area scaling for adequacy in kids; Prediction of RRF via B2M modeling; RKF in dialysis pts in DOPPS

Drug causing triggering of blood leak alarm; Change in UF volume with incremental HD; ECW/TBW BIA device comparison; Dialyzer reuse and outcomes; NxStage at home for vegetative, disabled pts; Extended home HD with NxStage One; Enhanced phosphate clearance with novel dialyzer membranes; Expanded HD using MCO dialyzer; Metformin may affect peritoneal fibrosis; Gender and utilization of PD

Intradialytic exercise and hosp. stay; Change in body mass index with long dialysis; Dietary sodium and outcomes in HD pts; Iron overload measured by MRI; Daprodustat for anemia; Triferic for kids; Roxadustat for anemia; Low-dose iron and ESA; Calcium and PTH when using citrate-acidified dialysate; Histology of calciphylaxis; PTX and outcomes; PPI and fractures; Antibiotics affect tacrolimus blood levels; PD for CHF; Stroke volume by BIA vs. echo; Novel anticoagulants for a. fib across spectrum of CKD; Far infrared therapy for PAD; Home vs. incenter BP readings; Spironolactone on LV mass in dialysis pts; Intradialysis laughter therapy; Qualify of sexual life in ESRD.

Clinical Nephrology, Transplantation
Serum Mg and aortic calcification; Serum Mg may be too low with routine HD; Serum Mg and troponin T.

Everolimus vs. tacrolimus and BKV and CMV infections; Peptide vaccination against CMV; New BK virus assay; Histology of JC nephropathy; Direct-acting antivirals in transplant pts; Recurrent 2,8 DHA nephropathy; Recurrent FSGS and plasmapheresis.

 (Kidney Week 2017...)


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Updated: June 12, 2018 (Jun12)
Jun12 Pharmacologic approach to weight loss that prevents food absorption.
Jun04 NKF 2018 Spring Clinical Meeting abstracts (.pdf)
May27 ERA-EDTA Copenhagen meeting newsletters
Apr28 CDC issues alert re warfarin coagulopathy and synthetic cannabinoids
Mar15 Renal Disease and Electrolyte Course, Aspen, CO; July 23-27, 2018
Mar12 USRDS Annual Report 2017
Feb28 In ICU, Ringer's lactate also better than saline.
Feb28 Ringer's lactate causes less kidney injury than saline.
Jan11 Lp(a) in the news in the New York Times
Jan09 Inhibitors of NMMT reduce obesity by increasing fat cell metabolism.
Jan04 J-curve in BP studies is an artifact - similar to dose targeting bias in HEMO.
Nov16 Toxic algae now a nationwide threat.
Nov13 HDCN server move still in progress
Nov07 HDCN moving its registration and CME server
Sep05 Hypervirulent, carbipenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumonia outbreak in China.
Aug18 ISHD Hemodialysis University, Chicago, IL Sept. 7-9, 2017; with CVC insertion precourse
Aug11 NEJM: Idarucizumab effective for reversal of dabigatran effects.
Aug10 Immunotherapy may arrest damage of beta cells in type 1 diabetes.
Aug10 Fresenius inks deal to acquire NxStage.
Aug10 Gene-editing of pigs increases suitability of their organs for transplant into humans.
General Advances Emphasis
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featured articles
Hemodialysis
key The nature, consequences, and management of neurological disorders in chronic kidney disease
Drs. Jabbari and Vaziri review the numerous way in which neurologic issues can arise in dialysis patients; in the April issue of Hemodial Int (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Business of dialysis and the role of the medical director Dr. Paul Scheel reviews the responsibilities of a dialysis unit medical director are; in the Mar/Apr issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Hemodialysis
key Management of hepatitis C virus infection in patients with advanced kidney disease
Dr. Craig Gordon has put together a wonderful supplement dealing with all aspects of hepatitis C virus management in CKD. The articles are open access and free CME and CNE credits are available; in the April issue of Hemodial Int (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key When and how can nephrologists treat hepatitis C virus infection in dialysis patients? In a most timely article, Davis, Chute, Chung and their colleagues review the various potential indications for the use of the marvelous new hepatitis C drugs in dialysis patients. in the Jan/Feb issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Hemodialysis
key Subcutaneous defibrillators for dialysis patients
In this high-risk population for arrhythmias, it is logical to try the use of subcutaneous defibrillators. Tushar Vachharajani and colleagues review the potential indications as well as problems; in the January issue of Hemodial Int (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Intradialytic hypertension/chronic hypertension and intradialytic hypotension In this issue devoted primarily to intradialytic hypotension, Van Buren and Inrig discuss how to approach patients in whom blood pressure increases during dialysis; in the Nov/Dec issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Hemodialysis
key Management of coronary artery disease and acute coronary syndrome in the chronic kidney disease population -- A review of the current literature.
Drs. Lingel, Srivastava, and Gupta explore this clinically relevant topic in the October issue of Hemodial Int (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Clinical aspects of magnesium physiology in patients on dialysis Drs. Misra and Nessim discuss whether serum Mg is too high or too low in dialysis patients, and what the optimum level is; in the Sep/Oct issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Ultrasound-guided cannulation of the hemodialysis arteriovenous access Drs. Ward, Faratro, and McQuillan discuss how use of bedside ultrasound for access cannulation can help increase access longevity; in the Jul/Aug issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Blood pressure management in hemodialysis patients: what we know and what questions remain Drs. Miskulin and Weiner discuss how we should best manage blood pressure, how and when to measure it, and what are the best treatments to us; in the May/June issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Hemodialysis
key Special Issue: Iron and anemia in chronic kidney disease: New treatments changing old paradigms
Thirteen groups of authors discuss new information about iron in CKD in this April supplement issue of Hemodial Int (more...)

Hemodialysis
key Air embolism following removal of hemodialysis catheter
Dr. Sahutoglu and colleagues point out that there is an increased risk of air embolism after removal of a venous HD catheter that can be delayed; in the Jan-Feb issue of Hemodial Int (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Scaling UF rate limits to body surface area. Drs. Daugirdas and Schneditz argue that scaling UF rate limits to body weight will result in uneven risk patterns, and be overly restrictive for small patients, and not sufficiently restrictive for large patients; in the Jan/Feb issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Sources of mortality on dialysis with an emphasis on microemboli. Dr. Stegmayr brings up the important point that our blood leak detectors really pass a great number of smaller microemboli during dialysis. The concentration depends on the blood flow rate and also the height of the blood in the venous chamber. This is an unrecognized source of potentially long term side effects that perhaps we should worry more about; in the Nov/Dec issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Are diuretics underutilized in dialysis patients? Drs. Trinh and Bargman discuss the considerable evidence suggesting that the use of diuretics in dialysis patients with substantial residual urine output may be beneficial; in the Sep/Oct issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

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free   SUMMARIES of Recent Slide/Audio Symposia in reverse chronological order

key   ISHD Hemodialysis University (2017-Chicago) -- (2016-Chicago) -- (2015-Chicago) -- (2014-India) -- (2014-Chicago) -- (2013-Shanghai) -- (2012-Chicago)
key   Advances in CKD (Renal Research Institute) (2017) (2016) (2015) (2014) (2013) (2012) (2011) (2010) (2009)
free   Kidney Disease in Type 2 Diabetes: Disease Progression and Emerging Therapies
Philip Raskin, MD; Jennifer Marks, MD, Jerry Yee, MD, Mark Molitch, MD. (2011)
key   The Harvard Intensive Review of Nephrology (Brigham Renal Board Review) Course: Selected Lectures (2017) -- (2015) -- (2014) -- (2013) -- (2012) -- (2011)
key   American Society of Hypertension (2013)   (2012)   (2011)
key   Renal Physicians Association (2012) (2011) (2010) (2009)
key   American Society for Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology (ASDIN) (2013) (2012) (2011) (2010) (2009)
free   Fistula First (2010)
key   Annual Dialysis Conference (audiofiles) (2012)   (2011) (2010) (2009)
key   National Association of Nephrology Technologists (NANT) (2012) (2011) (2010) (2009)
key   American Society for Nephrology Renal Week (2009) (2008) (2007)
key   American Society for Nephrology Board Review Course (2008) (2007)
key   American Society for Nephrology Renal Week (audiofiles) (2009) (2008) (2007)
key   Preparing for the New Medical Director Responsibilities (Network 9/10 - RPA Special Symposium)

 
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