Bone and Mineral Metabolism Disorders

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Hyperkalemia may increase mortality in solid organ transplant recipients

November 21, 2018

Study points to effectiveness of patiromer for the treatment of hyperkalemia

November 20, 2018
A recently published study shows use of patiromer in a large, hemodialysis patient population proved effective in reducing hyperkalemia. Researchers led by Csaba P

VIDEO: Sodium zirconium cyclosilicate seen as efficacious, safe for treatment of hyperkalemia

November 8, 2018
SAN DIEGO — In this exclusive video from ASN Kidney Week 2018, Ian Sabir, June Zhao, MD, PhD and Ayman Al-Shurbaji, MD, PhD, discuss a phase III…
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VIDEO: Presenter discusses trials to evaluate safety, efficacy of ALLN-177 for hyperoxaluria

November 5, 2018
SAN DIEGO — At ASN Kidney Week 2018, Annamaria T. Kausz, MD, MS, discussed two phase III trials that evaluated the safety and efficacy of ALLN-177 in patients…
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Risky Business: Prophylaxis and Treatment of Cytomegalovirus in the Transplantation Setting

This activity is supported by educational grants from Merck & Co., Inc. and Shire.

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a common herpes virus that affects 50% to 80% of the US population. Disease from reactivation…
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Presentation of Renal Disease in Children

Pediatric Annals, March 2013, Volume 42 Issue 3
CME Educational Objectives 1. Review the modes of presentation of renal disease in children. 2. Understand the role of…
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Preventing Medical Errors for Clinical Health Professionals

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Discussing end of life issues and palliative care options with patients who have life-limiting illnesses is…
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