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Kidney donors at higher risk for hypertension which may halt post-donation eGFR rise

September 20, 2019
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AMBER: Patiromer enables persistent spironolactone treatment in patients with hypertension, CKD

September 16, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Concomitant use of the potassium binder patiromer enabled more patients with resistant hypertension and advanced chronic kidney disease to continue…
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Women who develop preeclampsia are at five-times greater risk for ESKD

August 1, 2019
Women who had no major comorbidities before their first pregnancy but who developed preeclampsia had a five-fold increased risk for end-stage kidney disease, according…
In the Journals

Higher prevalence of aneurysms found with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease

July 31, 2019
A recently published study shows a history of hypertension and smoking increases the risk of the formation of brain aneurysms in patients with autosomal dominant…
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Ace the Case: A 78-Year-Old Man With Acute Onset of Right Ankle Pain and Swelling

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This educational activity will utilize a case study to discuss the diagnosis and management of a 78-year-old man…
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CME Article

Facing Diabetes: A Guide for Psychiatric Providers

Psychiatric Annals, February 2019, Volume 49 Issue 2
Chronic medical conditions, such as diabetes mellitus, are often closely intertwined with psychiatric disorders…
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CME CE CNE CE

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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