Archive: August 16 – 31, 2012


  1. Nephrology On-Demand will provide live tweets from the ECU IM Debate-Style Journal Club on August 17, 2012

    Join Nephrology On-Demand, the faculty of ECU Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Sciences as we conduct a multi-disciplinary, debate-style journal club on: The ADAPT Trial: 2-Hour Accelerated Diagnostic Protocol to Assess Patients with Chest Pain Symptoms Using Contemporary Troponins as the Only Biomarker

    We will be providing live referenced tweets of the journal club on August 17, 2012 beginning at 2:40 PM EST.
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  2. Nephrology On-Demand has a new URL

    In keeping with our mission of bringing you quality teaching material, free of charge/advertisements/sponsorships/funding, we announce our new URL

    While you can still reach us through our original URL, emphasizes our mission to serve your educational needs.



  1. Teaching Records of the East Carolina University Department of Internal Medicine: Cerebral Salt Wasting

    New, fully referenced transcript of the August 1, 2012 case on cerebral salt wasting.

    [cerebral salt wasting Teaching Record]
    [additional Teaching Records]
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  2. Simultaneous Liver-Kidney Transplantation

    A thorough review of the latest literature to help guide the nephrologist in determining the need for dual liver-kidney transplantation.

    [click here]

  3. Twitter use at Kidney Week 2011

    An original manuscript by the NOD team that details how Twitter was used at Kidney Week 2011.
    [click here]

  4. Arteriovenous Graft Stenting versus Balloon Angioplasty

    A randomized trial to determine the optimal method for preserving AVG function
    [click here]


  1. New Twitter Module

    NOD is pleased to provide you with easier access to the NOD Twitter feed. Simply click on the Twitter button at the bottom right of your screen to read the latest tweets and compose your own.


    None for this issue.

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