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Creatine equations comparable to measured GFR for HIV-positive patients

Creatine equations comparable to measured GFR for HIV-positive patients
November 8, 2019
In the Journals

PD program for unplanned renal replacement therapy reduced central venous catheter use

October 21, 2019
A program that provided specific processes to support the initiation of PD in urgent and unplanned situations reduced both central venous catheter use through…
Meeting News

Infection control in the dialysis clinic requires testing, collaboration on solutions

October 9, 2019
HUNTINGTON BEACH, California — Infection management in the dialysis unit remains a high priority for caregivers, and clinical teams from Gundersen Health System…
In the Journals

Risk for kidney scarring spikes with two or more febrile UTIs

August 13, 2019
Children with more than one febrile UTI are at a significantly increased risk for kidney scarring, according to findings published in JAMA Pediatrics. Researchers wrote…
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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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Case Report

Lithium and Lisinopril Interaction, Lithium Toxicities, and Relative Preservation of Renal Function in a Patient with Bipolar Disorder

Psychiatric Annals, October 2019, Volume 49 Issue 10
The patient was a 53-year-old man diagnosed with bipolar disorder at age 18 years who had experienced multiple manic…
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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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