NephSAP: Active Issues


80 1.4MB Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) and collapsing glomerulopathy (CG) are distinct clinical pathologic syndromes that are associated with podocyte injury and podocyte precursor dysfunction, respectively.
NephSAP

Volume 17, Number 4, September 2018

Secondary Glomerular Diseases

Brad H. Rovin, MD
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) and collapsing glomerulopathy (CG) are distinct clinical pathologic syndromes that are associated with podocyte injury and podocyte precursor dysfunction, respectively....




70 3.9MB Since the early 2000s, investigators have been studying the regulation and effects of elevated fibroblast growth factor 23 (FGF23) levels in the setting of CKD.
NephSAP

Volume 17, Number 3, August 2018

Disorders of Divalent Ions, Renal Bone Disease and Nephrolithiasis

Stanley Goldfarb, MD and Kevin J. Martin, MBBCh
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Since the early 2000s, investigators have been studying the regulation and effects of elevated fibroblast growth factor 23 (FGF23) levels in the setting of CKD....




101 3.3MB This issue of NephSAP is dedicated to interventional nephrology. This discipline was a nascent field in 2003 when all 18 ESRD Networks and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), together with clinicians, dialysis providers, and patients, de
NephSAP

Volume 17, Number 2, June 2018

Interventional Nephrology and Dialysis Access

Anil K. Agarwal MD, Lalathaksha Murthy Kumbar MD and Vandana Dua Niyyar MD
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

This issue of NephSAP is dedicated to interventional nephrology. This discipline was a nascent field in 2003 when all 18 ESRD Networks and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), together with clinicians, dialysis providers, and patients, de...




130 6.1MB The quest to define the lower limits and perfusion requirements of the human kidney has never been more challenging.
NephSAP

Volume 17, Number 1, March 2018

Hypertension

Debbie L. Cohen, MD, Karen A. Griffin, MD
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

The quest to define the lower limits and perfusion requirements of the human kidney has never been more challenging....




98 3.4MB The hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a small, enveloped, single-stranded RNA virus from the family Flaviviridae. This virus is transmitted by contact with small amounts of blood and can also be transmitted sexually and from mother to baby; it is estimated that
NephSAP

Volume 16, Number 4, November 2017

Transplantation

John P. Vella, MD and Alexander C. Wiseman, MD
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

The hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a small, enveloped, single-stranded RNA virus from the family Flaviviridae. This virus is transmitted by contact with small amounts of blood and can also be transmitted sexually and from mother to baby; it is estimated that ...




104 7MB CKD affects >26 million Americans and can lead to early cardiovascular disease and kidney failure (1,2). CKD has a variable course, and predicting its rate of progression can help identify high-risk individuals for personalized interventions (3).
NephSAP

Volume 16, Number 3, September 2017

Chronic Kidney Disease and Progression

Holly J. Kramer, MD and Sankar D. Navaneethan, MD
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

CKD affects >26 million Americans and can lead to early cardiovascular disease and kidney failure (1,2). CKD has a variable course, and predicting its rate of progression can help identify high-risk individuals for personalized interventions (3)....




88 2.2MB AKI is a common and serious medical condition associated with significant increases in morbidity, mortality, and cost of care.
NephSAP

Volume 16, Number 2, May 2017

Acute Kidney Injury and Critical Care Nephrology

Jay L. Koyner, MD and Charuhas V. Thakar, MD
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

AKI is a common and serious medical condition associated with significant increases in morbidity, mortality, and cost of care....




118 7.5MB Hyperkalemia is the bane of the renal patient’s existence, not to mention that of his or her nephrologist.
NephSAP

Volume 16, Number 1, March 2017

Electrolytes and Acid-Base Disorders

Asghar Rastegar, MD and Manoocher Soleimani, MD
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Hyperkalemia is the bane of the renal patient’s existence, not to mention that of his or her nephrologist....




88 3.9MB In recent years, substantial evidence supporting an association between inadequate fluid management and adverse outcomes among individuals receiving maintenance hemodialysis (HD) has accumulated.
NephSAP

Volume 15, Number 5, November 2016

End-Stage Renal Disease and Dialysis

Ruediger W. Lehrich, MD and John P. Middleton, MD
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

In recent years, substantial evidence supporting an association between inadequate fluid management and adverse outcomes among individuals receiving maintenance hemodialysis (HD) has accumulated....




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