March 6, 2020
ISHD Hemodialysis University 2019
International Society for Hemodialysis (Chicago, IL; September, 2019)  


Impact of Volume Depletion and Volume Overload on Residual Renal Function and Cardiac Function
James Tattersall, MD

Technology to Assist in Control of Volume Overload
Elizabeth J. Lindley, PhD

Warfarin vs. Newer Medications for Atrial Fibrillation and Other Indications
Sagar Nigwekar, MD

Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease 2019
Renal Research Institute (New Orleanas; January, 2019)  

PARTS 6 and 7

Treatment of Sleep Disorders in CKD - A Practical Approach
Mark Unruh, MD

Difficult Patient Behavior in Dialysis Facilities
Jay Wish, MD

Body Fluids in ESRD: Statics and Dynamics
Jeroen Kooman, MD

Vascular Access: What Nephrologists need to know
Arif Asif, MD

Arteriovenous Fistula Maturation in HD patients: Why are we doing such a bad job?
Rajiv Saran, MD

Harvard Intensive Review of Nephrology 2018
Brigham and Women's Hospital Department of Medicine (Boston, MA; August, 2018)  

PARTS 6 and 7

Pre-Transplant Evaluation of Recipients
Jamil R. Azzi MD, and Sayeed K. Malek MD

Cardiorenal and Hepatorenal Syndromes
David J.R. Steele MD

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Effect of surgical versus medical therapy on diabetic kidney disease over 5 years in severely obese adolescents with type 2 diabetes (Diabet Care)
Putting continuous glucose monitoring to work for people with type 1 diabetes (Diabet Care)
Insulin dosing for fat and protein: is it time? (Diabet Care)
Resistant hypertension and atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis. Effects of Angioplasty on Ambulatory Blood Pressure. A Retrospective Uncontrolled Single-Center Study (Hypertens)
Thiazide use and cardiovascular events in type 2 diabetic patients with well-controlled blood pressure (Hypertens)
Effect of renal denervation and catheter ablation vs catheter ablation alone on atrial fibrillation recurrence among patients with paroxysmal atrial fib. and HTN: The ERADICATE-AF RCT (J Am Med Assoc)
Estimating 24-hour urinary sodium excretion from spot urine samples in chronic kidney disease patients (J Ren Nutr)
The renal hemodynamic effects of the SGLT2 inhibitor dapagliflozin are caused by post-glomerular vasodilatation rather than pre-glomerular vasoconstriction in metformin-treated pts... (Kidney Int)
Lipoprotein(a) reduction in persons with cardiovascular disease (N Engl J Med)
Incorporating patient-reported outcomes (PROs) into dialysis policy: Current initiatives, challenges, and opportunities (Semin Dial)
Sodium glucose co-transporter 2 inhibition: a new avenue to protect the kidney (Nephrol Dial Transplant)
Detailed 3-dimensional body shape features predict body composition, blood metabolites, and functional strength: the Shape Up! studies (Am J Clin Nutr)
Lung ultrasound-guided dry weight assessment and echocardiographic measures in hypertensive hemodialysis patients: a randomized controlled study (Am J Kidney Dis)
US Renal Data System 2019 Annual Data Report: Epidemiology of kidney disease in the United States (Am J Kidney Dis)
Kissing bugs harboring trypanosoma cruzi, frequently bite residents of the US southwest but do not cause Chagas disease (Am J Med)
Relation of kidney function decline and NT-proBNP with risk of mortality and readmission in acute decompensated heart failure (Am J Med)
A randomized trial comparing the safety, adherence, and pharmacodynamics profiles of two doses of sodium bicarbonate in CKD: the BASE Pilot Trial (J Am Soc Nephrol)
Multicenter randomized controlled trial of vitamin K antagonist replacement by rivaroxaban with or without vitamin K2 in hemodialysis patients with atrial fibrillation: the Valkyrie Study (J Am Soc Nephrol)
Alcohol consumption and incident kidney disease: results From the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study (J Ren Nutr)
Bowel habits and the association with uremic toxins in non-dialysis- dependent chronic kidney disease patients (J Ren Nutr)
Direct-acting antiviral therapy slows kidney function decline in patients with Hepatitis C virus infection and chronic kidney disease (Kidney Int)
Remote ischemic preconditioning protects against hemodialysis-induced cardiac injury (Kidney Int Rep)
A phase 3 trial of difelikefalin in hemodialysis patients with pruritus (N Engl J Med)
High-protein diet with renal hyperfiltration is associated with rapid decline rate of renal function: a community-based prospective cohort study (Nephrol Dial Transplant)
Vascular access-specific health-related quality of life impacts among hemodialysis patients: qualitative development of the hemodialysis access- related quality of life (HARQ) instrument (BMC Nephrol)
Development of risk prediction equations for incident chronic kidney disease (J Am Med Assoc)
Total energy expenditure measured using doubly labeled water compared with estimated energy requirements in older adults (̣65 y): analysis of primary data (Am J Clin Nutr)
Ultrafiltration rate effects declines in residual kidney function in hemodialysis patients (Am J Nephrol)
Rationale and strategies for preserving residual kidney function in dialysis patients (Am J Nephrol)
Disparate chronic kidney disease-associated outcomes in South Asians ethnicity or estimated glomerular filtration rate? (Am J Nephrol)
Serum magnesium and the incidence of coronary artery disease over a median 27 years of follow-up in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study and a meta-analysis (Am J Clin Nutr)
Three-year outcomes of a double-blind, RCT assessing safety and efficacy of C1 esterase inhibitor for prevention of delayed graft function in deceased donor kidney transplant recipients (Clin J Am Soc Nephrol)
Early steroid withdrawal in deceased-donor kidney transplant recipients with delayed graft function (J Am Soc Nephrol)
Potassium homeostasis and management of Dyskalemia in kidney diseases: conclusions from a Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Controversies Conference (Kidney Int)
Relapse in anti-neutrophil cytoplasm antibody (ANCA)-associated vasculitis (Kidney Int Rep)
Dual kidney transplantation offers a safe and effective way to use kidneys from deceased donors older than 70 years (BMC Nephrol)
Twenty-four hour urine testing and prescriptions for urinary stone disease -related medications in veterans (Clin J Am Soc Nephrol)
Long-term outcome of third, fourth and fifth kidney transplantation: technical aspects and immunological challenges (Clin Kidney J)
Diagnosing acute interstitial nephritis: considerations for clinicians (Clin Kidney J)
AIN't got no easy answers: recent advances and ongoing controversies around acute interstitial nephritis (Clin Kidney J)
Use of highly individualized complement blockade has revolutionized clinical outcomes after kidney transplantation and renal epidemiology of atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (J Am Soc Nephrol)


 Basic hemodialysis -- Vascular Access: graft/fistula
Proving the Value of the BluedopTM Device in the Renal Unit
Algorithmic Estimation of Vascular Access Dysfunction from Serial Bruit Recordings
Comparison of Peripheral Cutting Balloon vs. Conventional Balloon Angioplasty for Hemodialysis Vascular Access Stenosis: Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial
 Basic hemodialysis -- Adequacy, prescription, urea kinetics
Quality of Life in Caregivers of Patients Receiving Standard vs. Extended Hours Hemodialysis: The Co-ACTIVE Substudy of the ACTIVE Dialysis Trial
The Impact of Extended Hours Haemodialysis on Quality of Life, Vascular Access, Mortality, and Residual Renal Function: Systematic Review and Meta- Analysis
A Noninvasive Method for Assessing Arteriovenous Access Recirculation Using the Crit-Line® Monitor in Hemodialysis Patients: An In Silico Analysis
 Basic hemodialysis -- Complications (acute)
Noninvasive Left Ventricular End-Diastolic Pressure (LVEDP): A Novel Volume Assessment Tool
Calculation of Extracellular Fluid Volume from Regular Blood Test Results of Patients Undergoing Hemodialysis
Overhydration Is an Independent Risk Factor for Postdialysis Hypertension and Predicts Mortality in Hemodialysis Patients
Relationship Between Interdialytic Weight Gain and Change in Whole Body Extracellular Resistance
Lung Ultrasound for Fluid Status Assessment in Dialysis Patients: An Option to Consider
Decline in Hemodialysis Ultrafiltration Rate (UFR), 2012-2018
Over-Ultrafiltration May Increase the Risk of Ischemic Cerebral Small Vessel Disease in Hemodialysis Patients
Crit-Line Monitoring Decreases Intradialytic Hypotension
Standing Blood Pressure Differentiates True and Pseudo Intradialytic Hypertension
Post-Dialysis Orthostatic Blood Pressure Is Not Associated with Extracellular Volume in Hemodialysis Patients
Oxygen Extraction Ratio (OER) and Intradialytic Hypotension
Higher Dialysis Dose and Less Intradialytic Hypotension Are Associated with Improvements in Longitudinal Changes in Dialysis Recovery Time
Week-to-Week Variability of Dialysis Recovery Time
Fall Risks in Chronic Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis Patients in the United States (2006-2016)
Dialysis Recovery Time and Physical Activity Levels
Dialysis Recovery Time as a Predictor of Hospitalization Among Incident Hemodialysis Patients
 Basic hemodialysis -- (Intermittent) dialysis for ARF
Development and Validation of a Risk Score for AKI After Cardiac Surgery
 Basic hemodialysis -- Continuous therapies
Vancomycin and Teicoplanin Clearance During an In Vitro Model of Continuous Venovenous Hemofiltration Using Different Hemofilters
 Basic peritoneal dialysis -- PD solutions, equipment
Safety and Efficacy of a Zero Sodium Peritoneal Solution
 Basic peritoneal dialysis -- Chronic PD regimens, adequacy, modeling
Use of a Remote Monitoring System to Evaluate Adherence to Peritoneal Dialysis Prescription
Incremental Peritoneal Dialysis in Incident ESKD Patients
 CRF: Problem Areas -- Outcomes (Morbidity, Mortality)
Hemodialysis Transportation, Compliance, and Quality of Life
 CRF by problem area -- Bone disease/Ca-P/PTH
Symptom Burden with Calcium Carbonate Compared to Sevelamer in Haemodialysis Patients
 CRF by problem area -- Drug use in CRF
Topical Vitamin A Ointment-Induced Hypercalcemia and Renal Stones in CKD
A Systematic Meta-Analysis on Interspecies Differences in Renal Drug Clearance
 CRF by organ system -- Lungs
Unilateral Pulmonary Edema in Dialysis Patients
 CRF by organ system -- Cardiovascular/Hypertension
Comparison of Pressure-Independent Pulse Wave Velocity Between Haemodialysis Patients and Patients with Preserved Kidney Function
The Beneficial Role of Peritoneal Dialysis on Cardiac Functional Parameters in Patients with Congestive Heart Failure: A 3.5-Year Follow-Up
 CRF by organ system -- Neurological
A Cross-Sectional Study of Insomnia in Chronic Hemodialysis Patients
The Effect of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy in Hemodialysis Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial
 CRF by organ system -- Skin
Pruritus and Mortality in Hemodialysis Patients: Results from the International DOPPS
Pruritus and Patient-Reported Outcomes (PROs): Associations Between the Skindex-10 and PROs in Hemodialysis Patients
Difelikefalin Improved Quality of Life (5-D Itch Scale-Domains) in Hemodialysis Patients with Pruritus in an 8-Week Phase 2 Randomized, Placebo -Controlled Study
Moisturizer Improves Pruritus in Dialysis Patients by Increasing Water Content in the Stratum Corneum: A Multicenter, Randomized, Confirmatory Study
Difelikefalin Significantly Reduced Sleep Disturbance in Hemodialysis Patients with Moderate-to-Severe Pruritus in an 8-Week Phase 2, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study

 Assessing renal function -- Urine/plasma creatinine, osmolality, sodium, urea
Low Fractional Excretion of Urinary Sodium Is a Common Finding During Acute Tubular Injury Presenting with Abundant Muddy Brown Granular Casts
 Etiologic index -- Reduced circulatory volume/sepsis/hepatorenal
Central Venous Pressure and the Risk of Diuretic-Associated AKI in Patients After Cardiac Surgery
AKI Is a Rare Complication of Therapeutic Paracentesis Among Inpatients with Cirrhosis
 ARF etiology -- Hemolytic/uremic syndrome and TTP
Improved Early Treatment Response of Eculizumab with a Patient-Friendly Dosing Scheme in Adult Patients with Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
 ARF etiology -- Interstitial nephritis/NSAID
Prognostic Biomarkers of Kidney Function and Steroid Responsiveness After Acute Interstitial Nephritis
 ARF etiology -- Radiocontrast media
Beneficial Effect of Statin on Preventing Contrast-Induced AKI in Patients with Renal Insufficiency: A Meta-Analysis
Intravenous Contrast on Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy: Does It Matter?
 ARF etiology -- Multiple myeloma
Incidence and Risk Factors of AKI and Tumor Lysis Syndrome in Patients with Multiple Myeloma Treated with Bortezomib
 ARF etiology -- Crystal-induced nephropathy
Incidence of Amoxicillin-Induced Crystal Nephropathy