CKD and anemia go together like Donald Trump and hairspray. And as with every lab abnormality, nephrologists want to fix the anemia despite a thin trail of evidence supporting improved outcomes with improved hemoglobin. 648 more words
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Check out all of the coverage of the American Society of Nephrology’s 2015 Kidney Week in San Diego, California, by AJKD Blog’s Matt Sparks, Joel Topf, Edgar Lerma, Magdalena Madero, Swapnil Hiremath, Jane Schell, Isaac Stillman, and… 146 more words
The pre-classes at Kidney Week have appeared to be a constant. Every year there is critical care nephrology class, an electrolyte and acid-base master class, a glomerulonephritis series, a maintenance hemodialysis class, and a maintenance of certification series. 501 more words
APOL1 was crowned the NephMadness champion but we know the real winners are the people who got the loot.
The Champions: You know them as PAVA_neph, but are now revealed to be the tag-team duo: Manjula Tamura, MD, and Yiming Lit, MD and they destroyed the field by… 412 more words