Exercise Boosts Function in Older CKD Patients
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients with comorbidities gained some benefits from exercise training, researchers reported here. Source: Exercise Boosts Function in Older CKD Read more
Linagliptin Does Not Increase Adverse Renal Events in Patients With T2D, Kidney Disease
Treatment with linagliptin in patients with type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular and/or kidney disease had no impact on risk for cardiovascular or kidney events. Source: Linagliptin Does Not Read more
NutriScape Wants Your Best Resource Links
As fantastic as Google is, it can’t filter out the fluff that we, as dietitians were not looking for. NutriScape has undertaken the massive task of linking one central site to all of Read more
HyperKalemia Insights
This site provides a great deal of detail surrounding hyperkalemia and Read more
Amgen Video
This video covers the feedback loop that governs the normal production of RBCs and how this feedback loop is disrupted through defective erythropoietin production in patients with Read more
How Infection and Inflammation Relate to Anemia in Dialysis Patients
This excellent video discusses how infections and inflammatory  processes may contribute to reductions of RBC levels by both reducing erythropoietin production from the kidneys and Read more
Renal Meal Planning Calculator
 Here is Joan Murray’s online Renal Meal Planning Read more
eGFR- What it REALLY means
Medscape Nephrologist offers this video Read more
Draft KDOQI Guidelines- PWL
KDOQI Clinical Practice Guideline for Nutrition in Children with CKD: 2008 Update   Below, you will find quick links to the recommendations. Here is the original Source These are also Read more