March 10, 2017
ISHD Hemodialysis University, Chicago 2016
(Chicago, IL, September, 2016)  


Acid-base Disorders in CKD
Jose A.L. Arruda, MD

Equivalent Phosphorus Binding Dose and Phosphorus Removal
John T. Daugirdas, MD

Case Reports
Christopher McIntyre, MD

Advance in Chronic Kidney Disease 2016
Renal Research Institute (Miami, FL; January, 2016)  

PART 8 (final)

Investigating the Relationship b/n Nadir BP and Dialysis-induced Cardiac Injury: A Retrospective Analysis
Steven Wong

Intradialytic hypertension, mechanism and treatment options
Jula Inrig, MD

Beta-blockers in Hemodialysis Patients: A Systematic Review
Patrick McGlynn, MD

Diet and CKD progression—what are the facts?
Deidra Crews, MD

What can PEER tell us?
James Wetmore, MD

Brigham Renal Board Review Course 2015
(Boston, MA, August, 2015)  


AKI Syndromes
Sushrut S. Waikar, MD

WILEY PUBLISHING, publishers of many journals and books of interest to kidney disease professionals, including the journals Am J Transplantation, Seminars in Dialysis, and Hemodialysis International.
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Renal denervation vs. spironolactone in resistant hypertension: effects on circadian patterns and blood pressure variability (Am J Hypertens)
Improving hypertension control and patient engagement using digital tools (Am J Med)
Effect of saxagliptin on renal outcomes in the SAVOR-TIMI 53 Trial (Diabet Care)
Preclinical and Early Clinical Profile of a Highly Selective and Potent Oral Inhibitor of Aldosterone Synthase (CYP11B2) (Hypertens)
Whey protein lowers blood pressure and improves endothelial function and lipid biomarkers in adults with prehypertension and mild hypertension: results from the chronic Whey2Go RCT (Am J Clin Nutr)
Visceral adiposity on the association of serum uric acid with albuminuria in adults without full metabolic syndrome (Am J Hypertens)
Diuretic use and risk of vertebral fracture in women (Am J Med)
Sex differences in hypertension. recent advances (Hypertens)
Impact of empagliflozin on blood pressure in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and hypertension by background antihypertensive medication (Hypertens)
Telehealth in the delivery of home dialysis care: catching up with technology (Advances CKD)
Gut permeability is related to body weight, fatty liver disease, and insulin resistance in obese individuals undergoing weight reduction (Am J Clin Nutr)
Renal denervation in patients with loin pain hematuria syndrome (Am J Kidney Dis)
Shedding new light on an old dilemma: two trials examining the timing of renal replacement therapy initiation in acute kidney injury (Am J Kidney Dis)
Distinct in vitro complement activation by various intravenous iron preparations (Am J Nephrol)
Electrolyte and acid-base disorders in chronic kidney disease and end- stage kidney failure (Blood Purif)
Hepatitis C treatment in chronic kidney disease patients: the kidney disease improving global outcomes perspective (Blood Purif)
Correlation between inflammatory biomarkers and red blood cell life span in chronic hemodialysis patients (Blood Purif)
Predicting 5-Year risk of RRT in Stage 3 or 4 CKD: development and external validation (Clin J Am Soc Nephrol)
Diabetic Neuropathy: A position statement by the American Diabetes Association (Diabet Care)
Air embolism following removal of hemodialysis catheter (Hemodial Int)
Effect of etelcalcetide vs cinacalcet on serum parathyroid hormone in patients receiving hemodialysis with secondary hyperparathyroidism. A randomized clinical trial (J Am Med Assoc)
Effect of etelcalcetide vs placebo on serum parathyroid hormone in patients receiving hemodialysis with secondary hyperparathyroidism. A randomized clinical trials (J Am Med Assoc)
Canagliflozin slows progression of renal function decline independently of glycemic effects (J Am Soc Nephrol)
Red meat intake and risk of ESRD (J Am Soc Nephrol)
Trimethylamine N-oxide and cardiovascular events in hemodialysis patients (J Am Soc Nephrol)
Modified nutritional recommendations to improve dietary patterns and outcomes in hemodialysis patients (J Ren Nutr)
Cranberry juice: what is the potassium story? (J Ren Nutr)
Long-term versus short-term dual antiplatelet therapy was similarly associated with a lower risk of death, stroke, or infarction in patients with acute coronary syndrome... (Kidney Int)
Hemodialysis ultrafiltration rate targets should be scaled to body surface area rather than to body weight (Semin Dial)
Telehealth methods to deliver dietary interventions in adults with chronic disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis (Am J Clin Nutr)
Ultrafiltration rate and mortality in maintenance hemodialysis patients (Am J Kidney Dis)
Thyroid function test derangements and mortality in dialysis patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis (Am J Kidney Dis)
More efficient sodium removal by ultrafiltration compared to diuretics in acute heart failure; underexplored and overstated (Blood Purif)
Residual kidney function decline and mortality in incident hemodialysis patients (J Am Soc Nephrol)
Association between changes in CMS reimbursement policy and drug labels for erythrocyte-stimulating agents with outcomes for older patients undergoing HD covered by fee-for-service Medicare (JAMA Intern Med)
The closure of arteriovenous fistula in kidney transplant recipients is associated with an acceleration of kidney function decline (Nephrol Dial Transplant)
Second-generation antidepressants and hyponatremia risk: a population- based cohort study of older adults (Am J Kidney Dis)
Urinary potassium excretion, renal ammoniagenesis, and risk of graft failure and mortality in renal transplant recipients (Am J Clin Nutr)
Incidence of hyponatremia with high-dose trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole exposure (Am J Med)
Prognostic implications of adding urine output to serum creatinine measurements for staging of acute kidney injury after major surgery: a cohort study (Nephrol Dial Transplant)


 H: Special problems -- Renovascular hypertension
Long Term Renal Outcomes and Clinical Associations of Scleroderma Renal Crisis: A Retrospective Case-Control Study

 Basic hemodialysis -- Adequacy, prescription, urea kinetics
Effect of Interdialytic Time on Outcomes in Chronic Hemodialysis Patients
Cytokine Removal by Different Dialysis Membranes
Validation of a Novel Mathematical Model of Protein-Bound Uremic Toxins Kinetics in Hemodialysis Patients
Residual Renal Function and Inflammation in Hemodialysis Patients
 Basic hemodialysis -- Complications (acute)
The Spectrum of Symptoms Induced by Hemodialysis
Routine Pre- and Post-Hemodialysis Blood Pressure as a Screening Tool for the Use of Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
Extravascular Lung Water Monitoring in Low Cardiovascular Risk Hemodialysis Patients
Association of Ultrafiltration Rate with Mortality in Incident Hemodialysis Patients
Weight Gain following Ultrafiltration (UF) Rate Threshold Implementation
Association between Peridialytic Systolic Blood Pressure Changes and Arterial Oxygen Saturation: Results from a Large U.S. Hemodialysis Cohort
Joint Effect of Pre-Dialysis Systolic Blood Pressure and Peridialytic Systolic Blood Pressure Change on Survival in Chronic Hemodialysis Patients
Geographical and Seasonal Patterns of Blood Pressure in Hemodialysis Patients: A EURODOPPS Study
Renal Perfusion Falls during Hemodialysis: An Explanation for the Loss of Residual Renal Function in Dialysis Patients
Paradoxical Fluid Diversion into the Hepatic Circulation with Hemodialysis
High Dialysate Calcium Concentration Is Associated with High Risk of Dialysis-Induced Myocardial Stunning
 CRF: Problem Areas -- Outcomes (Morbidity, Mortality)
Improved Sleep Quality Is Associated with Reduced Hospitalization Rate and Increased Treatment Adherence in Hemodialysis Patients
 CRF by problem area -- Cost effectiveness, CQI, Guidelines
Effect of Citizenship Status on Hemodialysis Adherence
 CRF: Problem areas -- Pre-ESRD care, initiation of dialysis
Screening for CKD Risk in the General Population in Belgium Using the Qkidney -2014 Risk Calculator
 CRF by problem area -- Progression
Hematuria as a Risk Factor for the Progression of Chronic Kidney Disease
Prediction of Six Months Progression to End Stage Renal Disease
Serum Osmolarity Is an Independent Risk Factor for Chronic Kidney Disease: 5 Year Cohort Study in Japan
Association between Water Intake and Kidney Function: The Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
 CRF by organ system -- Nutrition, Inflammation
The Comparison of Febuxostat and Allopurinol in Chronic Gout Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease, a Randomized Prospective Study
Vegetarian Diets Reduce Advanced Glycosylation End Product Deposition in the Skin in Chronic Hemodialysis Patients
N-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid (N-3 PUFA) Dietary Intake and All-Cause and Cardiovascular Mortality in Adults on Hemodialysis: The DIET-HD Multinational Cohort Study
 CRF by problem area -- Anemia/Erythropoietin/Iron
Inadequate Vitamin D and Risk for Anemia in the CKiD Cohort
Low Rate of Early Response to Oral Iron in Patients with Non-Dialysis Dependent CKD (ND-CKD)
Efficacy and Dose Requirements of Vadadustat Are Independent of Systemic Inflammation and prior ESA Dose in Patients with Non-Dialysis Dependent Chronic Kidney Disease (NDD-CKD)
Daprodustat, a HIF-Prolyl-Hydroxylase Inhibitor, Increases and Maintains Hemoglobin over 24 Weeks in Anemic Chronic Kidney Disease Subjects
Association of Hemoglobin Levels Corrected by Interdialytic Weight Gain on Mortality in Japanese Hemodialysis Patients
 CRF by organ system -- Cardiovascular/Hypertension
Impact of Vitamin D on Cardiac Structure and Function in Chronic Kidney Disease: A Randomised Controlled Trial
Progressively Increased QTc Dispersion Was Associated with Sudden Cardiac Death in Patients with End Stage Renal Disease on Hemodialysis
 CRF by organ system -- CRF in Women
Pregnancies in Patients on Dialysis: A Multi- Center Retrospective Study on Outcomes and Prognosis Factors
 CRF by organ system -- Neurological
Opioid Use, Morbidity and Mortality in U.S. Dialysis Patients
 CRF by organ system -- Psychiatric
Associations between Sleep Quality and Quality of Life, Stress, and Depressive Symptoms in Hemodialysis Patients
 CRF by organ system -- Skin
Improvement of Quality of Life in Hemodialysis Patients with Uremic Pruritus as Measured by the Skindex-10 Questionnaire: Effect of a Novel K Opioid Receptor Agonist, CR845
Antipruritic Effect of the Long-Acting Peripheral ? Opioid Receptor Agonist CR845: A Novel Approach for the Treatment of Uremic Pruritus in Hemodialysis Patients

 Acid-base/Lytes -- Hyponatremia
Relationship between Plasma Sodium Concentration and Chronic Kidney Disease Progression
 Acid-base/Lytes -- Metabolic acidosis
Anion Gap Associated with Risk of Progression to ESRD in Adults with Moderate CKD
 ARF etiology -- Acute glomerulonephritis/RPGN
Management and Outcome of Anti-Glomerular Basement Membrane (GBM) Disease: A Single Centre Retrospective Case Series
 ARF etiology -- Hemolytic/uremic syndrome and TTP
Renal Thrombotic Microangiopathy in the Modern Era: A Report of 128 Cases from a Single Center
Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome: A Meta-Analysis of Case Reports
Hypertension-Associated Thrombotic Microangiopathy and Complement Dysregulation
Safety and Effectiveness of Restrictive Eculizumab Treatment in Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
 Proteinuria/Hematuria -- Nephrotic syndrome in children
Timing of Eculizumab Treatment and Renal Outcome in aHUS
 Proteinuria/Hematuria -- Amyloidosis, fibrillary, immunotactoid
The Diagnosis of Renal Amyloidosis Using Laser Microdissection and Liquid Chromatography - Mass Spectrometry
 Proteinuria/Hematuria -- Membranoproliferative GN
Immune-Complex Mediated Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis: A New Approach to a Forgotten Entity
Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis and Negative Immunofluorescence: A Clinicopathological Study
 Proteinuria/Hematuria -- Light-chain disease/myeloma
Determinants of Long-Term Outcomes in Monoclonal Immunoglobulin Deposition Disease