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Low socioeconomic status and associated stress contribute to weight gain in kidney transplant recipients

Low socioeconomic status and associated stress contribute to weight gain in kidney transplant recipients
May 15, 2019
Meeting News

‘Obesity paradox’: Patients with ESRD, obesity may have reduced risk for mortality

May 9, 2019
BOSTON — For patients with ESRD, also having obesity may provide a survival benefit, leading to what a speaker at the National Kidney Foundation Spring Clinical…

How plant-based diets can benefit patients with NND-CKD

May 2, 2019
by Sara Colman Carlson, RD, CDE Today’s kidney diet is healthier than the refined and restrictive diet patients were instructed to follow 10 years ago. Legumes…
Meeting News

Seattle dietitian honored for contributions to renal nutrition

May 1, 2019
Katy Wilkens, MS, RD, will be presented with the Joel D. Kopple Award, which honors an individual who has contributed significantly to the area of renal nutrition, at…
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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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Special Issue Article

Acute Kidney Injury in Hospitalized Pediatric Patients

Pediatric Annals, July 2018, Volume 47 Issue 7
Acute kidney injury (AKI) is pervasive, affecting a significant proportion of critically ill and noncritically ill…
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CME CE CNE

Pain Management Update

No commercial support for this activity.

This course is designed to provide healthcare professionals with information on pain including the physiology and types…
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