Separation: An Interview

January 25, 2019 // 0 Comments

In A Few Words is a recurring AJKD feature that highlights the diverse stories that define kidney disease. In a recent piece, Dr Joseph Gaut recounts his time as a patient dealing with dialysis and transplantation. AJKD’s Social Media [read more...]

Fistula First? Fistula Second?

January 18, 2019 // 0 Comments

The significant adverse effects on both morbidity and mortality of a tunneled dialysis catheter (TDC) are well-known. Despite these known adverse outcomes, 80% of patients in the United States initiate hemodialysis with a TDC. An arteriovenous [read more...]

Top Ten AJKDBlog Posts of 2018

January 4, 2019 // 0 Comments

Happy New Year from AJKD! Did you miss our daily countdown of the Top Ten* blog posts of 2018 over at Facebook and Twitter? Catch up with the full list below. Happy reading! 10. New Anticoagulants in Chronic Kidney Disease: A Beacon in the [read more...]