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Adolescent hypertension may double future end-stage renal disease risk

Adolescent hypertension may double future end-stage renal disease risk
February 25, 2019
In the Journals

Lowering of BP can increase risk of death in patients with CKD

July 25, 2018
Acute declines in renal function during intense lowering of blood pressure can not only hasten the kidney’s demise but is also associated with a higher risk of…
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Hope for renal denervation revived with new sham-controlled trials

May 24, 2018
Two sham-controlled trials demonstrating the efficacy of renal denervation presented at EuroPCR have rekindled hope for the technology as a treatment for hypertension…
In the Journals

Study finds high prevalence of hypertension in children with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease

May 4, 2018
According to data published in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, researchers found a high prevalence of hypertension in children with…
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CME

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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CME

A Review of Guidelines for Urinary Tract Infections in Children Younger than 2 Years

Pediatric Annals, March 2013, Volume 42 Issue 3
CME Educational Objectives   1. Review recent guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of urinary tract infections…
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CME CNE CE CPE

Preventing Medical Errors for Clinical Health Professionals

No commercial support for this activity.

This educational monograph addresses the identification, reporting, monitoring and reduction of medical error. It is…
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