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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)


Misra  

Meyer  

Fishbane  

Hemodialysis University 2016
(PART 1)
  
Flash or IPAD slide/audio
International Society for Hemodialysis
Chicago, IL; September 9-10, 2016

Welcome Remarks
Madhukar Misra, MD

Unique Patient Populations with ESRD: Malnourished and Morbidly Obese
Klemens B. Meyer, MD

HIF Stabilizers in Anemia Treatment
Steven Fishbane, MD

(more...)



Gabardi  

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

PART 7

Nephrotoxicity of dietary supplements and alternative medicine
Steven Gabardi, PharmD

(more...)



Hentschel  

Chandraker  

Brigham Board Review Course 2015 (PART 3)   key
Flash or IPAD slide/audio
Boston, MA; August, 2015

PART 3

Dialysis Vascular Access - Parts-1 and 2
Dirk Hentschel, MD

Take Home Messages - Transplantation
Anil Chandraker MD

(more...)


articles

Hypertension, Cardiovascular
Drug-drug interactions with statins
Antihypertensive drugs and mood disorders
Hypertension and coronary artery disease
Hypertension in pregnancy - CHIPS RCT
Resistant HTN management post Sprint

CKD, Dialysis
Vitamin E vs. heparin-coated dialyzers
Phosphate binders in CKD and survival meta
IV version oral iron meta
Echocardiographic measures and the IDI
AHA recommendations re diet
Pharmacotherapy of HTN in CKD5D
Lung auscultation vs. ultrasound
Steroids no good for sepsis to prevent shock
Calcific uremic arteriolopathy risk factors
Dietary management with incremental dialysis
BIA phase angle to assess malnutrition
Phosphorus nutrition education for adolescents
Vitamin deficiencies in CKD
Incremental hemodialysis and survival
HIF stabilizer in predialysis CKD
Solute solver what if module
Pregnancy in dialysis patients update
Microemboli as source of possible mortality in ESRD

Clinical Nephrology
Patiromer lowers serum K and phosphate in CKD5D
Dietary Mg and progression of CKD
Cranberry capsules no effect on bacteriuria
Albuminuria affect tolvaptan benefits in PCKD






ASN abstracts

key This update's selected ASN 2016 abstracts

Hypertension
Dietary salt induces catabolism; High salt intake and muscle wasting (mice); Total kidney volume at birth; Endothelin and aquaresis; Office BP vs. ambulatory BP prognostic ability in CKD; Persistent hyperkalemia post adrenelectomy.

CKD, Dialysis
Hemodialysis failure after hydroxycobalamin; Serum uric acid and survival in HD; Pre-ESRD uric acid and mortality post-ESRD; Protein intake and renal function in Stage 3-4 CKD; Ascorbic acid supplementation and plasma oxalate levels; High protein meals during HD and IDH; Oral iron reduces FGF23; Lean and fat body mass and ESA resistance; Serum manganese and Hb levels; Biosimilar epoetin alpha good; Modified-release calcifediol good in predialysis CKD in Blacks and Whites; Baseline 24-D levels and antialbuminuric response to vitamin D; Sodium, vitamin D, and calcification propensity; Surgical parathyroidectomy linked to survival advantage; Paricalcitol vs. cinacalcet on parathyroid oxyphil cell content; Oral vs. IV calcitriol and outcomes in HD.

Clinical Nephrology, Transplantation
Inappropriate ADH vs. reset osmostat; Change in serum Na due to rise in serum glucose; Serum sodium levels and outcome on hospitalized pts; Predictors of rapid rise in serum Na post tolvaptan; Salt tables to inappropriate ADH; Novel treatment for nephrogenic DI; Acquired Gitelman syndrome from bendamustine; Hypothermia-induced hypokalemia and high K on rewarming; K values and mortality in hospitalized pts; Serum K and risk of adverse outcomes in CKD; Sodium zirconium cryosilicate to treat hyperkalemia (2); Aldo, renin, and BP during patiromer treatment of hyperkalemia; Potential interactions with antihypertensive drugs for patiromer; human monoclonal Ab against FGF23 stops renal P wasting.

When to stop eculizumab in patients with atypical HUS; Factor XIII replacement in HSP; IV heroin use and AA amyloidosis; Novel treatment for HCV-cryo GN; ANCA GN in the elderly; Risk of DM with treatment of ANCA GN; Thyroid disease in ANCA GN; MPO positivity without vasculitis; Steroid-sparing induction regimen for ANCA GN; kidney stone or pseudo-stone?; Misidentification of dihydroxyadenine kidney stones.

Transplant: Direct-acting antivirals for HCV in transplant recipients; HCV kidneys for HCV-positive recipients and direct-acting antivirals; HBV reactivation with HCV treatment; Adenovirus nephritis; Clinical chars of parvovirus B19 infection; Pure red cell aplasia and parvovirus B19; Sodium zirconium cryosilicate in CKD pts with organ transplant; UTI post kidney transplant; Arterial and venous thrombosis and ANCA GN.

 (Kidney Week 2016...)


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Updated: February 22, 2017 (Feb22)
Feb22 Smartphones to become pocket doctors.
Dec28 Pharmacies miss some drug interactions that are known to cause serious issues.
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.
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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...)

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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