Archive: July 5 – 12, 2011



ANNOUNCEMENTS

  1. Nephrology On-Demand welcomes new Internal Medicine Residents and Nephrology Fellows

    Congratulations and welcome to your new positions! As you undertake your new journey, you can rely on Nephrology On-Demand to provide you with evidence-based teaching resources to help you learn Renal medicine. Here are some of the features our users have come to value:

    Welcome to Nephrology On-Demand. Your free, unbiased, 24-7 interactive resource in Nephrology and Hypertension.

  2. NOD editors publish in the leading Informatics journal

    The developers and editors of NOD have published a primary article about the mobile internet in the leading medical informatics journal. This article will give medical educators a deeper understanding of how to educate the next generation of students using mobile devices. [Click here for the article]

  3. Nephrology On-Demand will be presenting at the 6th Annual Internet Congress in Nephrology

    The Congress is a unique scientific meeting in the Nephrology community. It is one of last free conferences, and the first to take place entirely on the Internet. The official dates are November 15 – 30, but you can attend anytime, from anywhere.
    The editors of NOD will be presenting: Nephrology information on video websites: a survey of YouTube [click here]

  4. The Editors of Nephrology On-Demand Histopathology need YOUR HELP

    We are in the process of upgrading our Histopathology section and need your feedback. Make your voice heard and help shape how we improve NOD Histopathology in the coming months!

    [Take the survey] [Visit NOD Histopathology]

TEACHING RESOURCES

  1. Board Review: Hypertension

    Ten (10) ABIM-exam-related multiple choice questions on hypertension. Each question is followed by a detailed explanation of the correct and incorrect answer choices. [click here]

  2. Board Review: Hyponatremia

    Nineteen (19) ABIM-exam-related multiple choice questions on hyponatremia. Each question is followed by a detailed explanation of the correct and incorrect answer choices. [click here]

  3. Preeclampsia — a review

    A comprehensive review article that details the pathophysiologic basis for preeclampsia, as well as the clinical detection of this disease entity. It briefly discusses the molecular targets that may, in the future, hold promise as avenues for prevention. [click here]

  4. 2011 Guest Lecture Series: The Cardiorenal Syndrome

    An in-depth analysis of the Cardiorenal syndrome as well as a discussion of new therapies on the horizon. [Click here]


WEBSITE UPDATES

  1. NOD YouTube channel now categorized into Playlists

    NOD YouTube is now easier to search with Playlists. Eight (8) playlists allow you to find the presentations you want quickly, giving you more time to view the presentation and learn. [click here]

  2. 10-minute Rounds — limited Field Trial completed

    Thanks for field-testing 10-minute Rounds. We’re still working out the fine details and will have the final version published soon. Sign up with NOD and we’ll make sure you’re the first to know when 10-minute Rounds is ready for all users. [sign up]

  3. NOD subscribes to the Creative Commons License

    All resources on NOD are now available for your use. Whether you’re drafting a presentation, abstract, or want to use data on NOD, our Creative Commons license allows you to use any material you see here for didactic purposes.

SPECIAL

  1. Pre-transplant Testing to Determine Compatibility for Kidney Transplantation [puzzle] [teaching resource]
  2. Four (4) new nephropathologic diagnoses, including 3 new mystery cases, now available [click here]
  3. Three (3) new nephropathologic specimens of Lupus Nephritis WHO Class V — coming soon

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