- ECU IM Resident launches iOS App: Cardiac Risk Assist
NOD congratulates Dr. Tin Nguyen (ECU IM PGY-2 Resident) for his new iOS app that aids in the calculation of the 10-year and lifetime risks for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease.
The Cardiac Risk Assist app calculates and retrieves all its risk estimates by utilizing the CV Risk Calculator from the AHA/ACC 2013 Blood Cholesterol Guidelines, which use the new Pooled Cohort Equations developed by the Risk Assessment Work Group.
- NOD extends academic partnership with F1000 Research
Nephrology On-Demand first announced its academic partnership with F1000 Research in May 2013. NOD is now proud to extend that partnership to all of our users. Registered users of NOD will now receive a 50% discount for any submission to F1000 Research. From now until December 31, 2013 enjoy half off article processing charges (APCs).
Current registered NOD users will receive an email with the special code to use to receive the 50% discount. General NOD users must register with NOD (it’s free) to receive the special code.
To register and obtain your 50%-off discount code, click here.
Nephrotoxic Free Light Chains in Multiple Myeloma
A review of nephrotoxic light chains and the use of the Freelite assay.
Kidney Week 2013 Blogs and Twitter Transcripts
Fifteen (15) blogs and 10 twitter transcripts are available from Kidney Week 2013.
The Urine Microscopic Analysis
An excellent pictoral review of the diagnostic use of the urine microscopy.
Vascular and Hemodynamic changes after Renal Denervation
A review of the vascular and hemodynamic changes after renal denervation.
- Discussion Board Topic: Using amiloride to treat Liddle’s syndrome in advanced CKD
- Discussion Board Topic: Evaluating metabolic alkalosis using urinary studies