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  1. Low-birth-weight children are particularly vulnerable to environmental influencesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... in children, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN). Future studie ... Sensitive parenting helps protect against the negative effects of being born prematurely on children's ...

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  2. Kaiser Permanente Chairman Bernard Tyson On The 'Kaiserfication' Of AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I initiated regular coverage of the biotech industry at Forbes, and wrote many of the early stories on genomics, personalized medicine, and the automation of drug making. I also launched the Arabic edition of Forbes, and oversaw what became highly influential lists in the Middle East, such as the 50 Most Powerful Arab Businesswomen.

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  3. Starting dialysis at eGFR Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Kidney International

    E-mail: sjrcra@yahoo.com m2, there is no convincing evidence that patients will benefit from this approach. With close follow-up of advanced chronic kidney disease patients, aiming to start dialysis at an estimated GFR less than 5 m2 may result in the avoidance of potentially unnecessary end-of-life dialysis and could result in significant dialysis-free time for a large segment of the world’s future dialysis population.

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  4. HDAC4 blocks autophagy to trigger podocyte injury: non-epigenetic action in diabetic nephropathyRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Kidney International

    ... Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Augusta, Georgia, USA Correspondence: Zheng Dong, Department of Nephrology, The Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan 410011, China or Zheng Dong, Department of Cellular ...

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  5. ESA and iron therapy in chronic kidney disease: a balance between...Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Kidney International

    1Division of Nephrology, Taipei Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, and School of Medicine, Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan Correspondence: Der-Cherng Tarng, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans ...

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  6. Complement activation in the tubulointerstitium: AKI, CKD, and in betweenRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Kidney International

    1 Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, New York, USA Correspondence: Richard J. Quigg, Division of Nephrology, University at Buffalo School of Medicine and ...

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  7. An instrumental variable approach finds no associated harm or benefit ...Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Kidney International

    Correspondence: Julia J. Scialla, Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1120 NW 14th Street, Suite 815, Miami, Florida 33136, USA. E-mail: jscialla@med.miami.edu Portions of this work were presented in abstract form at the American Society of Nephrology ’s Kidney Week in San Diego, California, USA on 3 November 2012.

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  8. Relative risks of chronic kidney disease for mortality and end-stage...Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Kidney International

    9Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital, Institute of Nephrology, Peking University, Key Laboratory of Renal Disease, Ministry of Health of China, Beijing, China Correspondence: Josef Coresh, Chronic Kidney Disease ...

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  9. Association between hemoglobin variability, serum ferritin levels,...Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Kidney International

    Correspondence: Takahiro Kuragano, Hyogo College of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Dialysis, Department of Internal Medicine, 1-1, Mukogawa-cho, Nishinomiya 663-8501, Japan. E-mail: kuragano@hyo-med.ac.jp In recent times, therapy for renal anemia has changed dramatically in that iron administration has increased and doses of erythropoiesis-stimulating agents have decreased.

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  10. Southcoast Health announces four physician hiresRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... has joined Southcoast Physicians Group, and will see patients in Fairhaven. Dr. Bhullar treats general adult nephrology conditions such as chronic and acute kidney diseases, kidney stones, electrolyte and acid base abnormalities, as well as ...

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  11. Genomic data could help doctors know whether to prescribe statinsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... progression within five years in a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN). The results i ... (Medical Xpress)-New national guidelines can improve the way statin drugs are prescribed to ...

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  12. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Initiates Pivotal Phase 3 Study Of Ferric...Read the original story

    Monday | BioSpace

    ... and serum phosphorous. The study's Co-Chairmen are Geoffrey Block, MD, Director of Clinical Research at Denver Nephrology; Glenn Chertow, MD, Professor of Medicine and Chief, Division of Nephrology at Stanford University School of Medicine; and ...

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  13. Life from the midst of tragedy, how brain death organ donation can helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Times of Oman

    ... transplants taking place in Oman is practically nil. Dr Issa Salim Al Salmi, senior Omani consultant in medicine/nephrology at the Royal Hospital, believes the main reasons are that many people are not aware about this issue, or about the Grand ...

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  14. Viral infection in transplant recipients increases risk of developing damaging antibodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Science Daily

    ... patients, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology ( JASN ). Future treatment strategies should focus on simultaneously clearing BK infections while protecting against risks of ...

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  15. Clinical practice guidelines for the prevention, diagnosis,...Read the original story

    Sunday | CiteULike

    ... of chronic kidney disease mineral and bone disorders (CKD-BMD) in adults, of the Latin American Society of Nephrology and Hypertension (SLANH) comprise a set of recommendations developed to support the doctor in the management of these abnormalities ...

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  16. Organ donors needed to save lives in OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Times of Oman

    ... transplants taking place in Oman is practically nil. Dr Issa Salim Al Salmi, senior Omani consultant in medicine/nephrology at the Royal Hospital, believes the main reasons are that many people are not aware about this issue, or about the Grand ...

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  17. The Paucity of Evidence Supporting Screening for Stages 1-3 CKD in...Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | CiteULike

    ... unnecessary testing and treatment, and disease labeling. Copyright A 2014 by the American Society of Nephrology. CiteULike organises scholarly (or academic) papers or literature and provides bibliographic (which means it makes bibliographies) ...

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  18. Acute kidney injury: quoi de neuf?Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Acute kidney injury is frequently encountered in the nephrology practice.

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  19. Transplant recipients infected with BK virus at increased risk of rejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Medical News Today

    Kidney transplant recipients infected with BK virus are more likely to develop antibodies against their kidney transplants than uninfected patients, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology . Future treatment strategies should focus on simultaneously clearing BK infections while protecting against risks of transplant rejection.

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  20. Robert Schrier '57 Pens Life's Lessons Learned: A MemoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    ... Academy of Sciences. He has been president of the Association of American Physicians, American Society of Nephrology, National Kidney Foundation, and International Society of Nephrology. Schrier is a Master of the American College of Physicians and ...

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