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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)
ishd ISHD Hemodialysis University Chicago (2017) incl. free CME/CEU !


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Harvard Intensive Review of Nephrology 2018   key
Flash or IPAD slide/audio
Harvard Medical School; Boston, MA; August 2018

PART 1

Basic Concepts of Immunology in Autoimmune Kidney Disease
Ramon Bonegio, MD

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Titze  

Ronco  

Kooman  

Kliger  

Preciado  

Kotanko  

Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease 2018   key
Flash or IPAD slide/audio
Renal Research Institute; Lake Buena Vista, FL; February, 2018

PARTS 8 and 9 (FINAL)

Keynote Lecture: Tissue sodium - quo vadis?
Jens Titze, MD

Renal functional reserve and kidney stress test in the evaluation of kidney function in different conditions
Claudio Ronco, MD

The fluid overload- inflammation axis
Jeroen Kooman, MD

Can we stop infections in dialysis?
Alan S. Kliger, MD

Blood volume and fluid management
Priscila Preciado, MD

Closing Ceremony
Peter Kotanko, MD

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articles

Hypertension, Cardiovascular
When to self-monitor BP
Coarse grain ingestion good
High triglycerides up CKD progression risk
KDOQI commentary on ACC/AHA HTN guidelines
Pulse wave velocity and outcome in HD pts
Empagliflozin in African American pts
Flozins lower BP
Flozins elevate Hct
GLP receptor agonists vs. flozins and CV risk
Seondhand smoke and CKD
NIH workshop recs on pre-eclampsia

CKD, Dialysis
USRDS 2018 Annual Data Report
Muscle relaxant use among HD pts
Serum and dialysate lytes and QT prolongation
Cardiorenal syndrome update from the AHA
Membranous GN from mercury in meds from India
Slowing Qb does not shorten postHD recovery time
SSRIs and cardiac safety in HD pts
Tenapanor lowers predialysis serum phosphate
HDF vs. HD and growth in kids
Urinary oxalate excretion and CKD risk
Spironolactone safety in ESRD
Integrated ESKD care and universal coverage
Spironolactone and LV mass in HD
Beta-blockers and cirrhosis
Serum phosphate levels at different sampling points

Clinical Nephrology
Intravenous sodium bicarb in treating acidemia
How to monitor kids at risk for ADPKD
Kidney xenotransplantation (review)
Monogenic causes of CKD in adults
Declaration of Istanbul update re organ trafficking




ASN abstracts

key This update's selected ASN 2018 abstracts

Hypertension
Multiple spot urine sampling for sodium; Dietary salt intake and renal outcomes in CKD; Endothelin receptor antagonists and renal outcomes; Renal impairment, sodium intake, and stroke risk; Vascular calcification ant brain atrophy; Office BP measurement in kids; Fenofibrate and kidney tubular injury; Thyroid function: CKD progression, risk of CAC; Marijuana use and CKD risk; BMI and outcomes in CKD; Hypoglycemia risk with diabetes in CKD.

CKD, Dialysis
Internal filtration in MCO membrane dialyzers; CKD outcomes vs. serum uric acid, vs. religiosity; Telenephrology; Hyperkalemia and QOL in CKD; Paraquat and other pesticides in CKDu; Physical activity and incident CKD risk; Machine learning to identify those at risk for CKD; Novel treatments for HCV in CKD; Molidustat for anemia in CKD; Stopping proton-pump inhibitor use in CKD; Atrial fib risk by dialysis modality; Direct oral anticoagulants vs warfarin across the CKD spectrum; Response of depression to sertraline in CKD and inflammatory biomarkers.

Clinical Nephrology, Transplantation
Exercise and GFR autoregulation; Acidosis, citrate, bicarbonate, and chloride vs. CKD progression; Serum Mg and PAD risk; Loop diuretic challenge in stage III AKI; Serial examination of urinary sediment in AKI; Membranous nephropathy and anti-PLA2R antibodies; Treatment patterns for membranous GN in adults and kids; MMF + tacrolimus vs. tacrolimus for membranous GN; Bortezomib for kidney light chain amyloidosis; Bardoxoline methyl for ADPKD; Kidney cancer risk in U.S. rising.

 (Kidney Week 2018...)


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Updated: May 09, 2019 (May09)
May09 Fournier gangrene of the genitals linked to SGLT2 inhibitor drugs
Apr29 Immune cell test identifies patients with chronic fatigue syndrome.
Apr06 Candida auris infections spreading rapidly across the globe.
Apr03 Rehydrating with soft drinks after exercise increases AKI injury markers
Feb19 Universal flu vaccine on the near horizon
Jan24 Alzheimer disease linked to brain infection by gingivitis bacteria.
Jan12 Bone mass increased by 800% in a mouse model
Jan07 Harvard Intensive Review of Nephrology 2018 now available
Dec11 Randomized PIVOT trial published in NEJM suggests more IV iron is better.
Dec11 Increased mortality with citrate-containing dialysate/HDF fluid in France.
Dec05 Test detects presence of cancer in blood samples based on DNA methylation.
Nov17 Akkermansia gut bacteria and their role in insulin resistance and aging.
Nov14 KidneyX prize competition now open: Application deadline Feb 28, 2019
Nov07 AKI and CRRT 2019 Conference, Feb 26 -- March 1, 2019, San Diego, CA
Oct12 Donate to easy water for African villages using hollow-fiber technology
Sep08 Recovery from coma predicted by artificial intelligence and eye scans.
Sep04 A consortium of European grant funders demand immediate open access.
Aug31 CRISPR treatment halts muscular dystrophy in dogs.
Aug02 Bacteria becoming tolerant to high concentrations of alcohol in hand sanitizers.
Jun12 Pharmacologic approach to weight loss that prevents food absorption.
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Seminars in Dialysis
key Evaluating CKD/ESRD patient with hepatitis C infection: How to interpret diagnostic testing and assess liver injury Drs. Cottone and Bhamidimarri discuss how conventional tests of liver involvement in hepatitis C need to be interpreted in patients on dialysis; This is one of many articles focusion on HCV diagnosis and treatment in a special Mar/Apr issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key PTH assays in dialysis patients: Practical considerations Drs. Soliman, Hassan, Yaseen and their colleagues review the different type of PTH assays as well as their reliability; in the Jan/Feb issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Ultrafiltration rate in conventional hemodialysis: Where are the limits and what are the consequences? Drs. Slinin, Babu, Ishani and their colleagues discuss the evidence that a high UF rate is bad, and also guide us as to what an appropriate target might be; in the Nov/Dec issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Hemodialysis
key Online measurement of hemodialysis adequacy using effective ionic dialysance of sodium - a review of its principles, applications, benefits, and risks
Drs. Aslam, Saggi, Salifu, and colleagues discuss the basics of the concept of sodium conductivity monitoring of dialyzer clearance, as well as the potential applications and pitfalls; in the October issue of Hemodial Int (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Vaccination practices in dialysis patients: A narrative review Drs. Kosmadakis and their colleagues guide us regarding what vaccinatinons are officially recommended, vs. others that may simply be a good idea to give; in the Sept/Oct issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Hemodialysis
key Management of pain in end-stage renal disease patients: Short review
Drs. Raina, Krishnappa, and Gupta discuss the difficult topic of measuring and managing pain in the context of the current opioid use epidemic in the United States; in the July issue of Hemodial Int (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Beta blockers in patients with end-stage renal disease - Evidence-based recommendations Drs. Weir and Herzog discuss the evidence base regarding when use of beta-blockers may be advantageous in patietns with ESRD, and when one should use alternative medications; in the June issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Hemodialysis
key The nature, consequences, and management of neurological disorders in chronic kidney disease
Drs. Jabbari and Vaziri review the numerous way in which neurologic issues can arise in dialysis patients; in the April issue of Hemodial Int (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key Business of dialysis and the role of the medical director Dr. Paul Scheel reviews the responsibilities of a dialysis unit medical director are; in the Mar/Apr issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Hemodialysis
key Management of hepatitis C virus infection in patients with advanced kidney disease
Dr. Craig Gordon has put together a wonderful supplement dealing with all aspects of hepatitis C virus management in CKD. The articles are open access and free CME and CNE credits are available; in the April issue of Hemodial Int (more...)

Seminars in Dialysis
key When and how can nephrologists treat hepatitis C virus infection in dialysis patients? In a most timely article, Davis, Chute, Chung and their colleagues review the various potential indications for the use of the marvelous new hepatitis C drugs in dialysis patients. in the Jan/Feb issue of Seminars in Dialysis. (more...)

Hemodialysis
key Subcutaneous defibrillators for dialysis patients
In this high-risk population for arrhythmias, it is logical to try the use of subcutaneous defibrillators. Tushar Vachharajani and colleagues review the potential indications as well as problems; in the January issue of Hemodial Int (more...)

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free   SUMMARIES of Recent Slide/Audio Symposia in reverse chronological order

key   ISHD Hemodialysis University (2017-Chicago) -- (2016-Chicago) -- (2015-Chicago) -- (2014-India) -- (2014-Chicago) -- (2013-Shanghai) -- (2012-Chicago)
key   Advances in CKD (Renal Research Institute) (2018) (2017) (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 Harvard Intensive Review of Nephrology (Brigham Renal Board Review) Course: Selected Lectures (2017) -- (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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