Uric Acid and the Kidney

January 8, 2013 // 1 Comment

Hyperuricemia is a modifiable risk factor in the treatment of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and recent advances in the biology of uric acid have led to better understanding of its role in CKD. An article recently published in the January issue of the [read more...]

Is PEN Mightier?

October 23, 2012 // 0 Comments

Are all peritoneal dialysis (PD) fluids created equally? A prospective, randomized, controlled, open-label study published in the American Journal of Kidney Diseases attempts to answer this question by looking at peritoneal transport and [read more...]