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  1. Music director Ravindra Jain airlifted to MumbaiRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Bollywood music director Ravindra Jain was shifted from Wockhardt Hospital in city early Wednesday morning at around 8.30 am to Mumbai by a chartered air ambulance for treatment at Lilavati Hospital. Jain was in city for a concert on Sunday but couldn't participate as he became sick due to very low blood pressure and urinary septicemia.


  2. Development and validation of a model to predict 5-year risk of death ...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... ul in counseling patients and guiding clinical decision making. Copyright A 2015 by the American Society of Nephrology.


  3. Compensatory responses to nephron deficiency: adaptive or maladaptive?Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... y may increase the risk of hypertension and renal disease in the long-term. A 2013 Asian Pacific Society of Nephrology.


  4. Hormone replacement may protect women's kidneys, study suggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... associated with lower rates of microalbuminuria. The study will be presented Nov. 5 at an American Society of Nephrology meeting in San Diego. Data and conclusions should be considered preliminary until the results are published in a peer-reviewed ...


  5. Professionalism's Greatest Challenge: Remembering to JumpRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    ... a few phrases - and listening for the rest, he's published many articles, and is a true leader in Pediatric Nephrology. The list goes on and on. And yet, thinking about the person I seek to emulate, I remember a moment, a day I was doing poorly in ...


  6. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Opens New Specialty Care ...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    "Our new Brandywine Valley facility allows us to further our mission of bringing expert pediatric care to communities throughout the area. This new site, located in southwestern The new two-floor facility features a wide array of specialty care services including allergy, cardiology, gastroenterology, nephrology, neurology and orthopedics, among others.


  7. Hormone Replacement Protects Women's KidneysRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | News Max

    ... not a cause-and-effect link was seen in the study. The study will be presented Nov. 5 at an American Society of Nephrology meeting in San Diego. Data and conclusions should be considered preliminary until the results are published in a peer-reviewed ...


  8. Regulus To Present Additional Preclinical Data Supporting RG-012 As A ...Read the original story

    Monday | BioSpace

    Regulus To Present Additional Preclinical Data Supporting RG-012 As A Novel microRNA Therapeutic In Development For Alport Syndrome At American Society of Nephrology 's Kidney Week 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Regulus Therapeutics Inc. , a biopharmaceutical company leading the discovery and development of innovative medicines targeting microRNAs , will present new preclinical data regarding RG-012, a single stranded, chemically modified oligonucleotide that binds to and inhibits the function of microRNA-21 , at the American Society of Nephrology's Kidney Week 2015 meeting being held RG-012 is being developed by Regulus in a strategic alliance with Genzyme, a Sanofi company, for the treatment of Alport syndrome, a life-threatening genetic kidney disease with no approved therapy.


  9. Endothelial Mineralocorticoid Receptor Deletion Prevents Diet-Induced ...Read the original story

    Monday | Circulation

    From the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Medicine , Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine , Department of Medical Pharmacology and Physiology , and Department of Radiology , University of Missouri School of Medicine, Columbia; Research Service, Harry S Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital, Columbia, MO ; Dalton Cardiovascular Research Center, University of Missouri, Columbia ; and Molecular Cardiology Research Institute, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA . Correspondence to James R. Sowers, MD, University of Missouri, D109 Diabetes Center HSC, One Hospital Dr, Columbia, MO 65212.


  10. Medical Equipment Monthly Deals Analysis - Global Industry Growth,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | SBWire

    ... drug delivery devices, endoscopy devices, ENT devices, healthcare IT, hospital supplies, in vitro diagnostics, nephrology and urology devices, neurology devices, opthalmic devices, patient monitoring, surgical equipment, and wound care management ...


  11. IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. Breakthrough Kidney Function Test SDMA Added To Staging GuidelinesRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 4 | BioSpace

    ... said , DVM, DipRNVA (Internal Medicine), president of the IRIS Board and associate professor of internal medicine/nephrology, faculty of veterinary medicine, University. "SDMA has the potential to expand diagnostic insight and therapeutic ...


  12. Fighting Back Against Kidney Disease Anna Marie's Sunday FocusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WJXA-FM Nashville

    ... Dr. Raymond Hakim. Dr. Hakim is a member of the AAKP Board of Directors and is a Professor of Medicine in the Nephrology and Hypertension Department at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center. One of the things Dr. Hakim discusses is how the AAKP ...


  13. NIH hypertension study makes a stronger case for aiming for even lower blood pressureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... 120 mmHg was beneficial and the study was halted, said Ramon Lopez, MD, associate professor in the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension in the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and SPRINT principal investigator at the USF Health clinical ...


  14. Structural renal changes in obesity and diabetes.Read the original story

    Sunday | CiteULike

    ... focal segmental sclerosis has been shown to be caused particularly by obesity. Of practical purpose for clinical nephrology, loss of body weight either by lifestyle modification or bariatric surgery improves albuminuria and hyperfiltration in obese ...


  15. Proceedings from an international consensus meeting on...Read the original story

    Saturday Oct 3 | CiteULike

    A consensus meeting was held in Vienna on September 8-9, 2013, to discuss diagnostic and therapeutic challenges surrounding development of diabetes mellitus after transplantation. The International Expert Panel comprised 24 transplant nephrologists, surgeons, diabetologists and clinical scientists, which met with the aim to review previous guidelines in light of emerging clinical data and research.


  16. Incomplete Transport Policies, Payment For Risky Births In USRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Medical Daily

    U.S. states need better policies for transporting high-risk pregnant women and newborns to the specialized care they need - and then back to their local hospitals for continuing care, researchers say. Focusing on transportation policies as a measure of how easily women and infants can reach the right care centers and receive ongoing care, they found that where state and territorial policies exist at all, most are incomplete and inadequate.


  17. 'Advanced Data Systems Corporation - Medical Equipment - Deals and Alliances Profile' PublishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 |

    ... in the areas of behavioral health, cardiology, dermatology, gastroenterology, family medicine, internal medicine, nephrology, neurology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, pain management and pediatrics, among others. Advanced Data Systems is headquartered ...


  18. Alexion Announces Presentations at ASN 2015, Including a Long-Term...Read the original story

    Friday Oct 2 | Freshnews

    ... with vital organ failure and premature death. The data will be presented at the 2015 American Society of Nephrology (ASN) Annual Meeting being held November 3-8, 2015, in San Diego. Soliris is approved in nearly 40 countries as a treatment for ...


  19. Do Taller Patients Fare Worse on Dialysis?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | MedicineNet

    ... status, the researchers said. The findings, published online Oct. 1 in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology , could prove valuable for kidney specialists, the researchers contended. "Dialysis patients have extremely high premature death ...


  20. Icon for FDA Voice blog post.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | US Food and Drug Administration

    ... a transparent infrastructure and processes that facilitate collaboration and communication among the greater Nephrology community and FDA. FDA has also held several meetings with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) throughout the PROMIS ...