Urinary Stone Disease

November 17, 2016 | 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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Clinical Practice Session

Urinary Stone Disease

November 17, 2016 | 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: W185

Session Description

Kidney stone formers tend to experience enhanced intestinal calcium absorption, increased urinary calcium excretion, and excessive bone mineral loss. Understanding novel mechanism of kidney stone and novel management strategies is of importance to the clinical nephrology community. This session addresses these topics.

Session Objectives

Upon completion of this session, the participant will be able to: 1. review epidemiology of kidney stone formation; 2. explain novel mechanisms of kidney stone formation; and 3. identify novel management strategies for patients with kidney stones.

Learning Pathway

  • Bone and Mineral Metabolism

Corporate Support

Supported by an independent educational grant from OPKO Renal.

Moderators

  • Gary C. Curhan, MD, FASN
  • Jie Tang, MD, MS, FASN, MPH

Lectures

Epidemiology and Interpretation of 24-Hour Urine Chemistries Add to your Outlook, Google, Yahoo, or Apple iCal Calendar
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
David S. Goldfarb, MD, FASN

Nephrocalcinosis and Traditional Mechanism of Kidney Stone Formation Add to your Outlook, Google, Yahoo, or Apple iCal Calendar
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Elaine M. Worcester, MD, FASN

Novel Mechanism of Kidney Stones: Oxalobacter Formigenes in Gut–Kidney Connection Add to your Outlook, Google, Yahoo, or Apple iCal Calendar
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Khashayar Sakhaee, MD

Novel Therapies in the Management of Urinary Stone Disease Add to your Outlook, Google, Yahoo, or Apple iCal Calendar
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
David A. Bushinsky, MD