Archive: January 25 – 31, 2011




ANNOUNCEMENTS

  1. Nephrology On-Demand has been nominated for the Best New Medical Weblog by Medgadget. Stay tuned for further details.

  2. Bloggers wanted for the 2011 Home Dialysis University Program (formerly PD University). If interested, click here to submit your contact information.

  3. Medical Student Summer Research at Vanderbilt University — Registration closes on March 15, 2011. Click here for more information and to register

  4. Nephrology In-Training Examination — registration now open. Click here for more information.

  5. Nephrology On-Demand will be presenting at the 2011 National Kidney Foundation Meetings (Las Vegas, NV). Stay tuned for further information.

TEACHING RESOURCES

  1. Guest Lecture Series – Part 1 of 2: Gerald Appel, MD. Dr. Appel discusses the data surrounding phosphate binder use and provides a cursory review of the updates in glomerular disease. (click here)

  2. Lipid Lowering Therapy in CKD and ESRD: A review of the 4D, AURORA, and SHARP Trials. (click here)

  3. Adequacy in Hemodialysis: A review of the NCDS, HEMO, and FHN Trials. (click here)

  4. Health Care Transition – 2010 Year-in-Review. (click here)

WEBSITE UPDATES

  1. Nephrology On-Demand has been nominated for the Best New Medical Weblog by Medgadget. Stay tuned for further details.

  2. Redesigned table of contents. Now you can read the latest updates faster with less keystrokes or mouse maneuvers.

  3. Nephrology On-Demand underwent a server upgrade on Sunday, January 23. The website was unavailable from 6:00 AM to 7:00 PM. (Eastern Standard Time; -5 GMT). Thank you for your patience as we made necessary improvements.

SELF-ASSESSMENT TOOLS

  1. Lipid Lowering Therapy in CKD and ESRD: A review of the 4D, AURORA, and SHARP Trials. (click here)

  2. Adequacy in Hemodialysis: A review of the NCDS, HEMO, and FHN Trials. (click here)


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