baclofen

Test Your Knowledge: Pain

September 26, 2019 // 1 Comment

We are releasing a quiz* each week from the eight regions of NephMadness 2019, in anticipation of the NephMadness 2020 logo reveal at Kidney Week. We focused on Plasma Exchange last week and now turn to the Pain Region. Whenever we consider giving [read more...]

Muscle Relaxant Use in Dialysis

June 17, 2019 // 0 Comments

Most practicing nephrologists have seen cases of baclofen toxicity in patients on dialysis; in severe cases, this can even mimic brain death. Some nephrologists on Twitter (eg @Nephro_Sparks) have taken up the call to educate clinicians about the [read more...]