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Case in Point
Case in Point
12/01/2022

James Matera, MD

James Matera, MD
A 24-year-old woman presented to the emergency department (ED) with joint swelling, severe arthralgias, and myalgias. She works as a nurse in a busy ED. She was admitted to the hospital for further workup. ...
12/01/2022
CKD
James Matera, DO
CKD
CKD
James Matera, DO
CKD

Interactive Features

nutrition markers
blood sample
nutrition markers
lupus
lupus
09/04/2022
Lupus nephritis can lead to endstage kidney disease, with catastrophic progression to ESKD within several years of onset relatively uncommon. What factors are associated with the risk of catastrophic...
09/04/2022
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
Heart failure
Heart failure
11/02/2021
In FIGARO-DKD, the primary outcome measure is a composite of death from cardiovascular causes, nonfatal myocardial infarction, nonfatal stroke, or hospitalization for heart failure. Of these outcomes, do...
11/02/2021
Diagnosis
Diagnosis
10/07/2021
How well do you know the GFR categories set forth by the KDIGO 2012 guidelines? Take our pop quiz to test your knowledge!
10/07/2021

Clinical Insights

CKD
James Matera, DO
CKD
CKD
James Matera, DO
CKD
Chronic Kidney Disease
James Matera, DO
Chronic Kidney Disease
Diagnosis
Diagnosis
10/17/2022
In this Q&A, Ping Liu, PhD, and Pietro Ravani, MD, PhD, answer our questions about the diagnosis and management of chronic kidney disease and discuss how the current definition of CKD does not consider...
10/17/2022