Archive: May 12 – 19, 2011


  1. Videos are now OPEN ACCESS
    Nephrology On-Demand Videos are now Open Access. Users will no longer be required to complete a survey before accessing any video file. Simply click on CATEGORY at the bottom of your screen, and select POWERPOINTS and VIDEOS to begin.
  2. American Society of Nephrology – Abstract deadline June 6
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  1. Nephrology Grand Rounds: Common Clinical Issues in Geriatric Medicine
    A brief examination of the common issues facing elderly CKD and ESRD patients. Special focus is made to palliative care issues in this unique patient population. Now with audio. [click here]
  2. ANCA-associated vasculitides and anti-GBM disease: a nephrology primer
    A thorough look at the ANCA-associated vasculitides and anti-GBM disease, with focus on diagnosis and management options. [click here]
  3. Seven in-depth blogs from the NKF Spring Clinical Meetings
    1. Etiology and Management in the High-risk Patient
    2. Tunneled Hemodialysis Catheters: What do Nephrologists Need to Know?
    3. Why not Peritoneal Dialysis?
    4. Integrating the treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism in ESRD
    5. Renal Palliative Care
    6. Practical Issues in Home Hemodialysis
    7. Targeting Hemoglobin A1C in ESRD patients
    8. Low Sodium Acute Kidney Injury

    Click here to enjoy these in-depth blogs.

  4. Role of High Blood Pressure in the Epidemiology and Prevention of CVD — Video Now Available
    Two options from which to learn: Blog or High-Definition Video


  1. Calendar of Meetings/Events: updated 5/7/11


  1. ANCA Associated Vasculitides and anti-GBM disease: [self assessment tool]

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