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Join us for a free Nephrologists Transforming Dialysis Safety (NTDS) webinar to learn how to stop and prevent the spread of deadly infectious diseases. Title: Targeting Zero Infections: Multi-Drug Resistant Organisms (MDROs) and Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Dialysis Facility. Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017. Time: 12:00 PM-1:00 PM EDT. http://asn.kdny.info/vQS530eq6dD #targetzeroinfections #ASN_NTDS
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Total parathyroidectomy procedures similarly efficacious | RUN http://asn.kdny.info/awLH30fiHaJ
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Please join us on Tuesday, September 26 at 9:00 p.m. EDT for a Twitter chat about CKD staging. Ask questions and share your thoughts with experts in the field. We hope to see you there! Special Guests: Jonathan Himmelfarb, MD, FASN (@XPOTASN) Andrew Levey, MD (@ASLtufts) Adeera Levin (@AdeeraLevin) Navdeep Tangri, MD, PhD (@NavTangri) Suggested Reading Material: • Hall, Y.N., Himmelfarb, J. (2016, Nov). The CKD Classification System in the Precision Medicine Era. CJASN. doi: 10.2215/CJN.09310916 • Levey, A.S., Levin, A. (2017, Aug). A Rebuttal to “The CKD Classification System in the Precision Medicine Era”. CJASN. doi: 10.2215/CJN.03970417 Use the hashtag #AskASN to follow the conversation. There will also be a follow-up discussion in the ASN Communities.
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Kidney cysts: Symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment | MNT http://asn.kdny.info/qIw230fiGRA
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Type 2 diabetes shares risk genes with heart disease | MNT http://asn.kdny.info/Nn8V30fiGtc
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High phosphorus ups risk of kidney transplant failure, death | RUN http://asn.kdny.info/yqo730fiGiz
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New treatment for osteoporosis provides better protection against fractures http://asn.kdny.info/DPNa30fisvd
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The world is running out of antibiotics, report confirms | WHO http://asn.kdny.info/FERE30firNn
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Home blood pressure monitoring for hypertension best combined with intensive support http://asn.kdny.info/w7Sg30fir4L
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How first ‘vouchers’ in UCLA kidney donation program led to 25 lifesaving transplants | UCLA Newsroom http://asn.kdny.info/Qsba30fiqvu
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Sevelamer carbonate improves pediatric hyperphosphatemia | RUN http://asn.kdny.info/jfzV30fiq65
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Diabetic retinopathy may help screen for CKD progression risk | Healio http://asn.kdny.info/DKzx30fioW6
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Please join us at this year's 6th annual Fellows-in-Training (FIT) Bowl at ASN Kidney Week, on Friday, November 3, from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. CDT. We are looking for a total of 30 fellow volunteers! If you are interested in participating, please email ASN Workforce and Training Coordinator Katlyn Leight at kleight@asn-online.org. For more info, please visit: http://asn.kdny.info/3OM030fioeD
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Seniors with Type 2 diabetes may have increased risk for fracture http://asn.kdny.info/vcRO30fikr5
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A stress link to lupus | NY Times http://asn.kdny.info/8fw930fifN0
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Urine output to disease: Study sheds light on the importance of hormone quality control http://asn.kdny.info/My5130fgHBC
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Kidney stone research | News Medical http://asn.kdny.info/Bgcg30fgGP2
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Six things you did not know about our Kidney Week 2017 host city http://asn.kdny.info/Cie230fgBt1
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Biologists identify gene involved in kidney-related birth defects http://asn.kdny.info/1sHU30fgxbZ
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The CDC and ANA have released a white paper “detailing how nurses can significantly impact patient safety through improved antibiotic use” http://asn.kdny.info/8DWA30fgwko #targetzeroinfections #ASN_NTDS
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ASN, ERA-EDTA, and ISN launch Comparing Realities Across the Global Nephrology Workforce Survey, a global nephrology workforce research project to characterize the kidney health workforce http://asn.kdny.info/wCYT30fgpyP
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ASN and Advocates from 21 Other Health Care Organizations are on Capitol Hill Urging Congress to Support Kidney Disease Research and the Living Donor Protection Act http://asn.kdny.info/KOpj30fgFwU
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Palliative care and nephrology: Moving upstream together | Kidney News Online http://asn.kdny.info/Q9op30ffvVD
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Blood pressure better controlled with 'MAP' for doctors, researchers say http://asn.kdny.info/xgm030feCrZ
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Why are drug prices so high? We’re curious, too | @NYTimes http://asn.kdny.info/Tkmk30feCkv
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