Archive: February 1 – 7, 2011


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


  1. The Cardio-Renal Syndrome
    An extensive review of this clinical entity, including case examples (with answers), pathophysiologic mechanisms, evidence-based therapeutic recommendations, and future directions. (click here)
  2. OPTIMA Trial — Late Conversion from Cyclosporine to Tacrolimus in Renal Transplant Recipients
    Interim data available. (click here)
  3. Histopathology Tutorials
    Two (2) new tutorials are now available — Henoch-Schonlein glomerulonephritis and type I MPGN. Annotated histopath slides are available. (click here)
  4. 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)

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


  1. None this issue


  1. The Cardio-Renal Syndrome (click here)
  2. Lipid Lowering Therapy in CKD and ESRD
    A review of the 4D, AURORA, and SHARP Trials. (click here)

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