Chronic Kidney Disease

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nutrition markers
blood sample
nutrition markers
09/28/2022
Utilizing appropriate markers of nutritional status in individuals with chronic kidney disease is essential to providing appropriate care. Do you know which biomarker measurement can be used to predict...
09/28/2022
Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral Artery Disease
09/20/2022
New research sheds light on a novel biomarker that may accurately predict new-onset peripheral arterial disease in patients with mild to moderate chronic kidney disease. Researcher Scott E. Janus, MD,...
09/20/2022
Kidney Health
Kidney Health
09/13/2022
A 33-year-old man presented to our emergency department after a few hours of nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea associated with left lower quadrant abdominal discomfort.
09/13/2022

Interactive Features

nutrition markers
blood sample
nutrition markers
09/28/2022
Utilizing appropriate markers of nutritional status in individuals with chronic kidney disease is essential to providing appropriate care. Do you know which biomarker measurement can be used to predict...
09/28/2022
Nutrition
Nutrition
08/30/2022
Patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are encouraged to maintain a diet that helps manage the disease. Do you know the recommended amount of calcium a person with CKD should ingest every day?
08/30/2022
Management
Management
07/25/2022
Controversies exist in the management of chronic kidney disease and comorbidities. Do you think the currently available clinical practice guidelines sufficiently address these controversies?
07/25/2022
Cardiometabolic risk
Cardiometabolic risk
06/30/2022
In part 1 of our “Test Your Knowledge” series, Michael Bloch, MD, asks you to pick the patient vignette that best defines resistant hypertension as defined by the ACC/AHA.
06/30/2022
Health Outcomes
Health Outcomes
03/27/2022
If a patient presents with a GFR category G3a and a persistent albuminuria category of A2, to which risk category does he or she belong? Test your knowledge with our latest pop quiz!
03/27/2022

Clinical Insights

Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral Artery Disease
09/20/2022
New research sheds light on a novel biomarker that may accurately predict new-onset peripheral arterial disease in patients with mild to moderate chronic kidney disease. Researcher Scott E. Janus, MD,...
09/20/2022
bariatric surgery
Ricardo Cohen, MD
bariatric surgery
09/10/2022
Ricardo Cohen, MD, discusses his research on the safety and effectiveness of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery for the early treatment of CKD among patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes, and why, despite...
09/10/2022
Fractures
Fractures
08/18/2022
Consultant360 spoke with Karen Hansen, MD, whose study suggests that parathyroid hormone may be an independent predictor of fractures, vascular events, and mortality in some patients with chronic kidney...
08/18/2022
Nutrition
Shivam Joshi, MD
Nutrition
08/12/2022
In this podcast, Shivam Joshi, MD, answers our questions about the benefits of using a plant-based diet to prevent and treat kidney disease, how recommendations differ among patients, and if there are...
08/12/2022
Commentary
Commentary
07/29/2022
In this flashback commentary, Dr James Matera from CentraState Medical Center reflects on a case report published in the 1990 issue of Consultant.
07/29/2022