Aug 15, 2018
Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease 2018
Renal Research Institute (Lae Buena Vista, FL; February, 2018)  


Challenging cases of acid-base & electrolyte alterations in patients with CKD and ESRD
Qi Qian, MD

Dermatology for nephrologist
Karen Van de Velde, MD

Female adolescents with CKD
Maria E. Ferris, MD

Pregnancy across the spectrum of CKD
Michelle Hladunewich, MD

ISHD Hemodialysis University 2017
International Society for Hemodialysis (Chicago, IL; September, 2017)  


KDIGO guidelines on HCV: Translating Guidelines into Practice
Craig E. Gordon, MD

ISHD Hemodialysis University 2017
International Society for Hemodialysis (Chicago, IL; September, 2017)  


Parathyroidectomy: Medical Issues
Georges Saab, MD

Calciphylaxis: An Update
Sagar Nigwekar, MD

Harvard Intensive Review of Nephrology 2017
Brigham and Women's Hospital Department of Medicine (Boston, MA; August, 2017)  


ICU Nephrology and CVVH for the Boards
Peter G. Czarnecki, MD

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The next ISHD HDU in Chicago will be held in September, 2019. The previously planned 2018 meeting has been postponed.


Progress in the management of primary aldosteronism (Am J Hypertens)
A new era of renal denervation trials for patients with hypertension? (Am J Kidney Dis)
More from SPRINT (Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial): A closer look at the price of intensive blood pressure control (Am J Kidney Dis)
Chronic lead intoxication from eating wild-harvested game (Am J Med)
Use of GLP-1 RAs in cardiovascular disease prevention: A Practical Guide (Circulation)
Add-on antihypertensive medications to angiotensin-aldosterone system blockers in diabetes: a comparative effectiveness study (Clin J Am Soc Nephrol)
Impact of body weight loss from maximum weight on fragility bone fractures in Japanese patients with type 2 diabetes: The Fukuoka diabetes registry (Diabet Care)
Intensive blood pressure targets for diabetic and other high-risk populations: A Pooled Individual Patient Data Analysis (Hypertens)
Longitudinal association between orthostatic hypotension at 30 seconds post-standing and late-life depression (Hypertens)
Relationship of sodium intake and blood pressure varies with energy intake: Secondary Analysis of the DASH (Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension)-Sodium Trial (Hypertens)
Office blood pressure measurement: the weak cornerstone of hypertension diagnosis (Hypertens)
Development and validation of a path length calculation for carotid-femoral pulse wave velocity measurement: A TASCFORCE, SUMMIT, and Caerphilly Collaborative Venture (Hypertens)
Radial-artery or saphenous-vein grafts in coronary-artery bypass surgery (N Engl J Med)
Nitrate-rich vegetables do not lower blood pressure in individuals with mildly elevated blood pressure: a 4-wk randomized controlled crossover trial (Am J Clin Nutr)
Intensive blood pressure lowering in patients with and patients without type 2 diabetes: a pooled analysis from two randomized trials (Diabet Care)
Case of severe hypertension and nephrotic range proteinuria (Hypertens)
Nocturnal hypertension: new technology and evidence (Hypertens)
Sodium handling by the blood vessel wall (Hypertens)
2017 ACC/AHA/AAPA/ABC/ACPM/AGS/APhA/ASH/ASPC/NMA/PCNA Guideline for the prevention, detection, evaluation, and management of high blood pressure in adults: executive summary (Hypertens)
Efficacy and safety of lipid lowering by alirocumab in chronic kidney disease (Kidney Int)
Endovascular ultrasound renal denervation to treat hypertension (RADIANCE-HTN SOLO): a multicentre, international, single-blind, randomised, sham-controlled trial (Lancet)
Effect of renal denervation on blood pressure in the presence of antihypertensive drugs: 6-month efficacy and safety results from the SPYRAL HTN-ON (Lancet)
Beta blockers in patients with end-stage renal disease - Evidence- based recommendations (Semin Dial)
Effects of volume overload and current techniques for the assessment of fluid status in patients with renal disease (Blood Purif)
Fallacies and pitfalls of dialysis sodium prescription and control (Blood Purif)
Opioid analgesics and adverse outcomes among hemodialysis patients (Clin J Am Soc Nephrol)
Exploring the clinical relevance of providing increased removal of large middle molecules (Clin J Am Soc Nephrol)
Hydroxychloroquine use and risk of CKD in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (Clin J Am Soc Nephrol)
Management of bleeding in patients taking oral anticoagulants (J Am Med Assoc)
Effects of oral nutritional supplements on mortality, missed dialysis treatments, and nutritional markers in hemodialysis patients (J Ren Nutr)
Does low-protein diet influence the uremic toxin serum levels from the gut microbiota in nondialysis chronic kidney disease patients? (J Ren Nutr)
Postprandial mineral handling in patients on maintenance hemodialysis (J Ren Nutr)
Is there room for more than white rice in the renal diet? a new look at ancient grains (J Ren Nutr)
Nutritional considerations for dialysis vegetarian patients, part two (J Ren Nutr)
Dialysis initiation and mortality among older veterans with kidney failure treated in Medicare vs the Department of Veterans Affairs (JAMA Intern Med)
Declining comorbidity-adjusted mortality rates in English patients receiving maintenance renal replacement therapy (Kidney Int)
Treatment of rheumatoid arthritis with biologic agents lowers the risk of incident chronic kidney disease (Kidney Int)
Hemoglobin concentration and the risk of hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke in patients undergoing hemodialysis: the Q-cohort study (Nephrol Dial Transplant)
Effect of a high-egg diet on cardiometabolic risk factors in people with type 2 diabetes: the Diabetes and Egg (DIABEGG) Study-randomized weight- loss and follow-up phase (Am J Clin Nutr)
Phosphate binders as a cause of hypothyroidism in dialysis patients: practical indications from a review of the literature (BMC Nephrol)
Once-weekly hemodialysis combined with low-protein and low-salt dietary treatment as a favorable therapeutic modality for selected patients with ESRD in Japanese patients (BMC Nephrol)
Hematuria as a risk factor for progression of chronic kidney disease and death: findings from the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study (BMC Nephrol)
Interventions to improve hemodialysis adequacy: protocols based on real-time monitoring of dialysate solute clearance (CKJ)
Association of pulse wave velocity with chronic kidney disease progression and mortality (Hypertens)
Association of stress-related disorders with subsequent autoimmune disease (J Am Med Assoc)
Evaluation and management of patients with syncope (J Am Med Assoc)
The association of Mediterranean and DASH diets with mortality in adults on hemodialysis: the DIET-HD Multinational Cohort Study (J Am Soc Nephrol)
Improving the prognosis of patients with severely decreased glomerular filtration rate (CKD G4+): conclusions from a Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Controversies Conference (Kidney Int)
Incidence, predictors and therapeutic consequences of hypocalcemia in patients treated with cinacalcet in the EVOLVE trial (Kidney Int)
Predicting timing of clinical outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease and severely decreased glomerular filtration rate (Kidney Int)
Long-term albumin administration in decompensated cirrhosis (ANSWER): an open-label randomised trial (Lancet)
A user-friendly tool for incremental haemodialysis prescription (Nephrol Dial Transplant)
Intradialytic hypertension is associated with low intradialytic arterial oxygen saturation (Nephrol Dial Transplant)
Magnesium homeostasis in CKD (Advances CKD)
Magnesium: an important orphan (Advances CKD)
Effect of patiromer on hyperkalemia recurrence in older chronic kidney disease patients taking RAAS inhibitors (Am J Med)
Worsening renal function in patients with acute heart failure undergoing aggressive diuresis is not associated with tubular injury (Circulation)
Glucocorticoids in the treatment of glomerular diseases: pitfalls and pearls (Clin J Am Soc Nephrol)
Successful use of renal denervation in patients with loin pain hematuria syndrome-the regina loin pain hematuria syndrome study (Kidney Int Rep)
Burosumab therapy in children with X-linked hypophosphatemia (N Engl J Med)
Altered prostaglandin signaling as a cause of thiazide-induced hyponatremia (Am J Kidney Dis)
Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy versus flexible ureterorenoscopy in the treatment of untreated renal calculi (CKJ)
A novel method for rapid bedside measurement of GFR (J Am Soc Nephrol)
Oral antibiotic exposure and kidney stone disease (J Am Soc Nephrol)
Restrictive versus liberal fluid therapy for major abdominal surgery (N Engl J Med)