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#SCM16: Velphoro in ESRD

Dr. Stuart M. Sprague (SMS), from NorthShore University Health System University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine (Evanston, Illinois), discusses his abstracts for the National Kidney Foundation’s 2016 Spring Clinical Meetings (SCM16), … 676 more words

Meeting Coverage

Osteoarthritis (OA) II

Hi .. အေရွ႕ Post မွာေတာ့ Osteoarthritis ေရာဂါ ျဖစ္ရ ျခင္း အေၾကာင္းေတြ ၊ ျဖစ္တတ္ တဲ႕ ေနရာ ေလးေတြ

ေဖာ္ျပၿပီး ပါၿပီ။

အခု Post မွာ ဒီေရာဂါ ျဖစ္ရင္ ဘာေတြ ခံစားရ မလည္း ၊ ဘာေတြ လုပ္ရင္ သက္သာ ႏုိုင္မလည္း နဲ႕ ဘာကုထုံး ကုနည္း ေတြ နဲ႕ အေပ်ာက္ ကု လုိ႕ ရမလည္း ဆိုတာ ေလးေတြ ရွင္းျပ သြားပါမယ္။

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The Next Leg of the Journey...literally!

It seems my good leg ( my right femur) is no longer good and is about to head off on its own little adventure.

After weeks of hospital admissions, MRI’s, xrays and CT scans, my Specialists had a meeting on Friday to debate my case and decide how to best proceed with treating my yet unnamed bone disease.  303 more words

Your House, Your Comfort, Your Safe Place

I’ve  just been chatting with the Occupational Therapist who organised my stair lift installation.

She was very impressed with how the stair lift looked in my home. 194 more words

Broken Femur

Home Sweet Home...but it's not over

After 13 days in hospital I was finally allowed home 3 days ago. That was only because my stair lift had been installed last week and my medical team felt that I would at least be a little safe. 756 more words

Bone DIsease

Twas the Night Before Biopsy

Twas the night before Bone Marrow biopsy and all through the hospital the patients were stirring demanding a nurse…

That’s about as poetic as I can get tonight. 288 more words

Biomarkers and Thresholds to Identify Bone Turnover: A Retrospective Cohort Study of Bone Biopsies

Bone mineral disease (MBD) is common in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), yet remains a diagnostic and therapeutic enigma for clinicians and scientists. In contrast to complications such as anemia and acidosis, a definitive diagnosis of CKD-MBD cannot be made by blood tests alone, and require a bone biopsy. 398 more words