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New Podcast Episode - BUN, Creatinine & Renal Disease

Check out the latest Medical Minded Podcast episode that covers BUN, Creatinine & Renal Disease! This episode is focused on understanding BUN and creatinine lab values, as well as how they can be used to diagnose renal disease. 21 more words


Nephrology in 30 Days, 2e, McGrawHill 2014

A fast, innovative way to learn the core principles and clinical entities associated with nephrology at the point of care

Nephrology in 30 Days enables you to quickly and easily attain a complete understanding of the basics of nephrology, allowing you to successfully diagnose and manage kidney disease and its associated complications. 209 more words


"The Sweat Solution"

ESPN recently released a short documentary as part of their “30 for 30″ shorts called “The Sweat Solution” about the creation of Gatorade. This athletic drink that is universally recognized is credited to Dr.¬† 119 more words

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Kidney Transplantation - Principles and Practice: Expert Consult - Online and Print, 7e, Elsevier Saunders 2008

With meticulous updates throughout, Kidney Transplantation remains your definitive medical resource for state-of-the-art answers on every aspect of renal transplantation. A multidisciplinary approach from internationally renowned nephrologists from around the world offers practice-applicable guidance for all members of the transplant team. 178 more words

Internal Medicine

Nephrology Elective

The Basics

  • Rotation director: Christopher Clardy, MD
  • Location(s): Comer Children’s Hospital (including inpatients, consults, and outpatient clinic). May also involve offsite dialysis clinic one day per week.
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Insights into the role of genetic variants in kidney disease

New research provides insights into the ties between certain genetic variants and kidney disease in African Americans. The genetic association is one of the strongest ever reported for a common disease, and these latest findings may help improve diagnosis and treatment. 404 more words