Sedentary Behavior and CKD

September 19, 2018 // 0 Comments

‘The average Canadian is slightly less active than a (motionless) fire hydrant’ – Andrew Pipe If this statement is true for the average Canadians, one wonders if it also rings true for our neighbors to the south. Such bombastic rhetoric [read more...]

Hypertension Canada 2018 Update

June 29, 2018 // 0 Comments

Updates to Hypertension Canada Guidelines have been reviewed on the AJKDBlog in previous years (see 2015, 2016, and 2017). Changes in the 2018 guidelines that were just published are summarized below. Blood Pressure Measurement Automated [read more...]

#NephMadness 2018: Contrast Region

March 15, 2018 // 4 Comments

Submit your picks! | NephMadness 2018 | #NephMadness | #ContrastRegion Selection Committee Member for the Contrast Region: Paul M. Palevsky, MD Dr. Palevsky is a Professor of Medicine in the Renal-Electrolyte Division at the University of [read more...]