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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)


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Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease 2016   key
Flash or IPAD slide/audio
Renal Research Institute; Miami, FL; January, 2016

PART 6

Debate: Early start of renal replacement therapy in AKI is preferred over later start date
Edward G Clark, MD

Mineralocorticoid receptor antagonists in ESRD: Efficacy and Safety
Andrew Bomback, MD

Management of diabetics with CKD under the perspective of new drugs
George Bakris, MD

(more...)



Riella  

Brigham Board Review Course 2015 (PART 2)   key
Flash or IPAD slide/audio
Boston, MA; August, 2015

Late Post-Transplant Medical Complications
Leonardo V. Riella, MD

(more...)


articles

Hypertension, Cardiovascular
Dual antiplatelet therapy
Anger, emotional upset, and MI
Flaxseed lowers central BP
Estrogen signaling in the adrenal cortex
Developmental programming of hypertension
BMI and aldo in resistant HTN
Revisiting fibromuscular dysplasia

CKD, Dialysis
Vitamin D supplementation and hypercalciuric stones
LVM as a surrogate outcome in CKD
High-dose C-HDF in sepsis
MRAs in dialysis-dependent patients meta
Ergocalciferol does not lower ESA dose
Warfarin use in ESRD - meta
GI bleeding in CKD in ARIC
Reduced protein-bound toxins in vegetarians on HDF
Proton pump inhibitors up CKD risk
Folic acid slows CKD progression in China
Low K excretion ups risk of CKD
MRI shows subtle cardiac changes in ESRD

Clinical Nephrology
Adequate K intake not linked to hyperkalemia in CKD?
Prevention of contrast-induced nephropathy
Correction of acidosis improves insulin resistance in CKD
Patiromer effect on urinary ion excretion
Mannose-binding lectin inhibitor for Shiga-HUS
Hyponatremia ups risk of hip fracture in the elderly




ASN abstracts

key This update's selected ASN 2016 abstracts

Hypertension
ARBs work better in men with T2DM; Both low and high TSH bad; Smoking negates benefits of ACE-Is; Morbid obesity bad in PD.

CKD, Dialysis
Patient selection and bad outcomes with catheters; High-efficiency HDF no better in EuroDOPPS; Improving IDWG; Intensive BP lowering in SPRINT; Prospective payment system and use of home HD; Preventing implanted artificial kidney thrombosis; Peritonitis in PDOPPS; Variability in training in PDOPPS; Changing phenotype of CKD in DM; Folic acid slows progression in China; Folic acid slows proteinuria in China; Exercise training in CKD patients; BP lower than 120/70 in T1DM; 21-year follow-up of STENO2; Lower BP slows progression in Blacks with APOL1; BMI trajectory with decline in eGFR; Protein supplementation better in younger patients; IV and SC ESA doses comparable; Anemia and iron mgmt in DOPPS; Cholecalciferol supplementation increases FGF23 in PD; Progression of medial vasc. calcif. in ESRD; Calciphylaxis histology is nonspecific; Olfactory and nutritional impairment in CKD; Lung function and CKD in ARIC; eGFR, albuminuria, and PAD; Coronary bypass surgery vs. percuntaneous Rx modulated by CKD level; High predialysis serum K ups arrhythmia risk; Cognitive fxn and eGFR in SPRINT; Serum bicarb and cognitive fxn. with or without CKD; Itch reduction with nalbuphine ER.

Clinical Nephrology, Transplantation
Alternative serum markers for eGFR better; Salivary UN good for CKD dx in undeveloped countries; Why women have higher urinary pH; Dietary Mg reverses vasc. calcification in CKD rats; Eculizumab in secondary aHUS; High cutoff membranes and extended HD in myeloma cast nephropathy; C5aR inhibitor for ANCA vasculitis; Copeptin levels predict tolvaptan efficacy in AKPKD; GANAB-related polycystic kidney and liver disease; Best dx for incomplete dRTA.

Transplant: Five-year follow-up of HERAKLES everolimus study; Timing of eculizumab treatment; Denosumab good for bone density; Urinary mRNA to diagnose cause of acute rejection; 20-year trends in outcome of kidney transplantation.

 (Kidney Week 2016...)


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Updated: October 31, 2016 (Oct31)
Oct31 ASN Kidney Week 2016 abstract book link (PDF, 50 mB file)
Oct05 FDA warns about hepatitis B reactivation with direct acting hepatitis C antivirals.
Sep01 HDCN key zone access password problem fixed.
Jul28 Good Staph. in the nose makes novel peptide antibiotic that kills bad Staph.
Jul23 Hemodialysis University Chicago, Sept. 9-10 (up to 12 CME/CEUs)
Jul23 Cyanobacteria becoming a widespread problem in U.S. lakes
Jul12 Dr. Fred Coe videos on urine calcium supersaturation in stone disease.
Jun30 FDA issues warning about Shiga-toxin producing E. Coli found in flour
Jun01 The Brigham Renal Board Review Course: August 8-12, 2016 in Boston
May29 Three days of fasting every 10 days improve autoimmune diseases (in mice).
May29 Nicotinamide riboside protects mice from effects of diabetes.
May29 Smoking increases risk of CKD progression in African Americans
May24 CRIC study shows a high urinary sodium excretion in CKD linked to higher CV risk.
May20 SPRINT shows lower than 120 BP systolic target in elderly results in improved outcomes
Apr27 Tetraspanin-7 as an antibody target for type 1 diabete
Apr13 New bacteria called Elizabethkingia affecting Midwest patients.
Mar30 AC6 gene therapy improves cardiac function in patients with heart failure.
Mar30 Oops! Vegetarian diet may have some drawbacks.
Mar17 Updated CKD booklet for professionals released
Mar09 NEJM article re desensitization to HLA-incompatible live donors.
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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...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key We do too many parathyroidectomies for calciphylaxis Drs. Nigwekar and Sprague question the risk/benefit ratio of surgical parathyroidectomy for treatment of calciphylaxis, as part of an issue where a variety of common practices in nephrology are questioned; in the Jul/Aug issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Postdialysis fatigue: a frequent and debilitating symptom Drs. Bossola and Tazza review the pathogenesis and potential minimization of this very important symptom in dialysis patients; in the May/Jun issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key In quality we trust; but quality of life or quality of care? Drs. Chen, Unruh, and Williams discuss the various definitions of quality, in an issue that is packed with information about efforts to improve outcomes in CKD patients, some written by the CMOs of large dialysis organizations; all in the Mar/Apr issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Pathophysiology of calcium, phosphorus, and magnesium dysregulation in chronic kidney disease Dr. Felsenfeld and colleagues provide a nice overview of mineral bone disorder in this issue which explores many facets of bone disease in CKD; in the Nov/Dec issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Hemodialysis
key Effects of frequent hemodialysis on blood pressure: Results from the randomized frequent hemodialysis network trials
Dr. Kotanko and the FHN Study Group describe the effects of frequent short daily and long nocturnal HD on blood pressure. There were some surprising findings regarding the incidence of intradialytic hypotension; in the July-August issue of Hemodial Int (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Considerations for systemic anticoagulation in ESRD Warfarin, dabigatran, aspirin? Watchful waiting? Other drugs? So many drugs and so little information. Dager and colleagues help guide us through the maze; in the Sept/Oct issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

key Anticoagulation in chronic hemodialysis: progress toward an optimal approach
In this extremly timely review, Kessler and her colleagues discuss five key issues regarding anticoagulation: standardization, individualization, role of the extracorporeal circuit, options for heparin reduction or avoidance, and optimization of therapy; in the July/August issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Preserving residual renal function in dialysis: what we know
Drs. Patel and Hu review what we can do at the present state of incomplete knowledge; in the May/Jun issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Unnecessary renal replacement therapy for acute kidney injury is harmful for renal recovery
Drs. Clark and Bagshaw discuss the potential harms of dialysing patients with suspected AKI too early; in the Jan/Feb issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Dietary protein and fiber in end stage renal disease
Tammy Sirich talks about dietary protein, fiber, gut transit time, and gut microbes in uremia, and new ways to modulate blood levels of indoxyl sulfate and p-cresyl sulfate; in the Jan/Feb issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

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

key   Advances in CKD (Renal Research Institute) (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 Brigham Renal Board Review Course: Selected Lectures (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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