Yau

Metabolic Acidosis in CKD 

October 21, 2019 // 0 Comments

Overview of Metabolic Acidosis in CKD  The presence of a mildly diminished bicarbonate in advanced chronic kidney disease (CKD) is one of the more polarizing topics in nephrology. Some would argue that the impaired acid-base homeostasis will lead [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...]