A randomized trial to assess the cardiovascular mortality of sevelamer versus calcium carbonate (TUMS) in incident hemodialysis patients. ************************************** Estimated Time to View: 20 minutes Title: Sevelamer versus TUMS in Incident Hemodialysis Patients Author: Ananda Gurram, MD Author Type: Fellow Citation: Nephrology On-Demand 2013, Volume 4, Number 19 Disclaimers: None Resource Type: Twitter Transcript Recommend […]

A simple and thorough review of peritoneal dialysis for the practicing internist. ************************************** Estimated Time to View: 40-50 minutes Title: Peritoneal Dialysis for the Internist Author: Hsiao Lai, MD Author Type: Faculty Citation: Nephrology On-Demand 2013, Volume 4, Number 5 Disclaimers: None Resource Type: Video Recommend to a Colleague/Friend: Roll Over Review this teaching resource: […]

15th International Conference on Dialysis sponsored by the Renal Research Institute from Rio Grande, Puerto Rico Table of Contents The MONitoring Dialysis Outcomes (MONDO) initiative Nutritional Resilience – A Novel Concept Ports for Vascular Access in Dialysis Extracorporeal Method to Reduce Inflammation in Acute Sepsis HIF-1 Stabilizer Drugs for the Treatment of Anemia Remote Ischemic […]

An evidence-based review of the use of isolated ultrafiltration (UF) for the treatment of decompensated heart failure in cardiorenal syndrome. ************************************** Estimated Time to View: 40-50 minutes Title: Ultrafiltration in Acute Cardiorenal Syndrome — CARRESS-HF Trial Author: Nirav Jasani, MD Author Type: Fellow Citation: Nephrology On-Demand 2013, Volume 4, Number 1 Disclaimers: None Resource Type: […]

Below is a quick summary of the key teaching points made by Dr. Kevin Finkel (University of Texas Medical School at Houston) during his special guest lecture on 8 November 2012 by Dr. Nirav Jasani (East Carolina University). [Critique this blog] [Return to NOD Blogs] 1. Chloride rich fluid like NORMAL SALINE, high risk of […]

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