• The great American poet, Robert Frost, wrote: “Two roads diverged in a wood And I I took the one less travelled by And that has made all the difference” In the world of end-stage renal disease (ESRD), the road less [read more...]
  • Happy Anniversary, KDOQI!

    February 16, 2018

    The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) originated from the Committee for Nephrosis Research, which held its first meeting on November 15, 1950. Gradually, this Committee morphed into the National Nephrosis Foundation due to [read more...]
  • Human leukocyte antigen (HLA) epitope matching is something you’ve heard about but you can’t exactly remember the specifics. You might remember it as a contender in the Transplant Basic Science region of NephMadness [read more...]
  • On behalf of the SONG-HD (Standardized Outcomes in Nephrology-Hemodialysis) initiative, Ju and colleagues report a systematic review published in AJKD of outcome measures for fatigue in hemodialysis patients in order to find [read more...]