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Hypertension, Dialysis and Clinical Nephrology
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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)


Kotanko  

Madero  

Super  

Asif  

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

Welcome/Program Overview
Peter Kotanko, MD

The bio-spleen—novel treatment options for sepsis
Michael Super, PhD

AV access “optimization” in HD-nephrologists' view
Magdalena Madero, MD

AV access “optimization” in HD-interventionist’s view
Arif Asif, MD

(more...)



Inman  

Chan  

Lockridge  

Hemodialysis University 2015 (PART 3)   ishd
Flash or IPAD slide/audio
Chicago, IL; October, 2015

Cannulation: Rescuing a lost art
Robert Inman, MSN

Home Hemodialysis Toolkit: Practical Uses
Christopher T. Chan, MD

Home Hemodialysis Machines: A Practical Demonstration
Robert S. Lockridge, MD

Frequent Hemodialysis And Outcomes In The Nursing Home Setting Christopher T. Chan, MD

(more...)


articles

Hypertension, Cardiovascular
Uncontrolled hypertension in pregnancy
Nurse-led intervention for heart failure good
Intensive glucose control and progression
Management of HTN in the very old and frail
SPRINT BP target and children
Tocilizumab and giant cell arteritis

CKD, Dialysis
Urinary K excretion and CV risk
New equation for ideal body weight
1,25 D and inflammatory genes in the colon
Low sodium PD fluid in hypertensive pts
RAS inhibitors and CKD outcomes Bayesian
In-center dialysis center nutrition practices
Dx of HD catheter bloodstream infections
Resveratrol in the SHR rat model
Dialyzer membranes and bisphenol A release
Reducing dietary sodium and IDWG (fail)
Choice of dialysate bicarbonate
Predicting residual kidney function in HD
Bioengineered acellular vessels of HD access
Altered gut flora in CKD
Postdialysis fatigue (review)

Clinical Nephrology
Long-term Mg supplementation in obese good
AKI in hosp pts with cirrhotic ascites
Tolvaptan for PCKD by stage of CKD
Mayo Clinic consensus report on GN classification
Food restriction slows PCKD
Analgesia for renal colic
Pre-emptive kidney transplantation results
Update on C3 glomerulopathy




ASN abstracts

key This update's selected ASN 2015 abstracts

Hypertension
Better way to monitor office BP; Inpatient vs. outpatient BP and outcomes; Urinary incontinence in CKD; Primary hyperaldo in inner city pts; Sulodexide, albuminuria, and BP lowering; Immunosuppression in the elderly for GN.

CKD, Dialysis
Urine volume at start of dialysis and albumin changes; Risk in transplanted kids vs. obesity measures; Age, symptoms, and decisions to start dialysis; Community health indicators and late referral; Incremental HD, residual kidney function, and outcome; Racial differences and survival in home HD vs. transplant; Rising home HD rates; Nocturnal home HD with low-dialysate flow machine; Validation of patient-perceived symptom score; ECF/ICF ratio and risk in HD pts; Very low protein diet with ketoacid supplements and muscle in CKD

Iron deficiency vs. mortality; Triferic and labile iron; Triferic safety profile; Twice monthly CERA and Hb stability; Estimation of predialysis Hb with Crit-Line; HD pts with good Hb without ESA or iron; Clinical audit results for anemia management.

Oral rice endosperm supplements and MBD; Cerebral hemorrhage risk and hyperphosphatemia; Novel correction equation for ionized calcium; Dietary P vs. protein and energy intake; Sucroferric oxyhydroxide and P control; Statin therapy lowers serum P levels; Chronic hyponatremia and hip fx. risk; Calciphylaxis and vitamin K supplementation; Vitamin D and ambulatory BP; Strict BP control during CKD and mortality risk after ESRD.

Clinical Nephrology, Transplantation
Kidney function GFR equations and impact on Tx waitlist; GFR equations using trace beta protein and beta-2-M; Low urinary creatinine and frailty in CKD; Hypermagnesemia and mortality risk with AKI in the ICU; Lab monitoring of eculizumab Rx; Kidney Transplant outcomes in pts with amyloidosis; Supplemental calcium and calculi growth in stone formers; Antibiotix Rx and Oxalobacter formigines colonization.

Infant and toddler cadaver kidneys into adults; Donor pretreatment with dopamine; Calcineurin inhibitor timing; Early conversion from cyclosporin to everolimus; Conversion from tacrolimus to belatacept; Optimizing immunosuppression with belatacept; ABO incompatible kidney tx. without steroids.

 (Kidney Week 2015...)


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Updated: July 23, 2016 (Jul23)
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.
Mar09 Desensitization procedure allows kidney transplants from any (living) donor.
Mar09 ISHD publishes practical manual for implementing home hemodialysis
Mar09 Is the FDA allowing promotion of off-label uses of drugs as free speech?
Feb29 Phage Therapy 2016 World Congress meets this June in Paris.
Feb29 When will be see phage therapy for exit site and access infections?
General Advances Emphasis
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featured articles
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 (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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