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Annual Nephrology 2018

Annual Nephrology 2018 welcomes attendees, presenters, and exhibitors from all over the world to Singapore. We are delighted to invite you all to attend and register for the “ 200 more words


Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System

The renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS) plays an important role in regulating blood volume and systemic vascular resistance, which together influence cardiac output and arterial pressure. As the name implies, there are three important components to this system: 1) renin, 2) angiotensin, and 3) aldosterone. 530 more words


Reflections on Ambulatory Nephrology Rotation

It is very different to work in a ambulatory clinic compared to working in in-patient wards. The nice thing about it is that you can develop rapport with the patient as you are able to see them many times in follow-up appointments in the clinic so there numerous opportunities to interact with the patient and provide pharmaceutical care. 212 more words

Reflections On Residency & Learning

C3.5 R2: Prepare and deliver educational seminar to nurses, physicians or other allied health care members

During my ambulatory nephrology rotation, I had the opportunity to do an in-service for nurses of the kidney care clinic (KCC). The topic of the in-service was allopurinol vs febuxostat. 540 more words

Procedure Logs

100 cases in surgery (II)

Below I have added some links and quotes related to the last half of the book’s coverage.

Ischemic rest pain. (“Rest pain indicates inadequate tissue perfusion. 1,445 more words


HUP 4/16: Microscopic Hematuria

Just to recap quickly — today we played some microscopic hematuria mad libs — you gave me the clinical picture and we discussed the approach, developing the algorithm above as we went! 150 more words