November 9, 2012 | Leave a Comment
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 […]
Highlights from the 17th Annual International CRRT Meetings from San Diego, CA.
A historical perspective of how the “bundle” has come into existence and where dialysis payments will head in the future.
March 22, 2011 | Leave a Comment
As the incident and prevalent dialysis population ages, healthcare providers must be attuned to end-of-life issues, particularly nephrology trainees. This presentation outlines fundamental areas of palliative care and provides a basis from which additional study can ensue.
Antibiotic prophylaxis against endocarditis in dialysis patients undergoing dental procedures: ADA Recommendations
March 10, 2011 | Leave a Comment
Recommendations about antibiotic prophylaxis in dialysis patients undergoing dental procedures by the American Dental Association (ADA).