Heart Protection from Healthy Lifestyle Meaningful in T2D (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Cohort of 11,500 patients followed for 13.3 years (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - June 18, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Innovation Renews Hope for Patients with Kidney Disease
(MedPage Today) -- Crystal A. Gadegbeku, MD, writes about tech accelerator KidneyX (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - June 12, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Diabetes Exposure in Womb Tied to Later-Life T2D
(MedPage Today) -- Elevated risk seen with maternal type 2 and gestational diabetes (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - June 11, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Subclinical Afib and HF; Hypertension Post-Stroke; Work Stress
(MedPage Today) -- Cardiovascular Daily wraps up the top cardiology news of the week (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - June 8, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

FDA Nixes NAMS Request; Infant Diabetes Tx; Intragastric Balloon Alert
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the endocrinology world (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - June 8, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

High BMI, Male Gender Predict Colon Polyps in Younger Patients (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Chronic kidney disease also a risk factor, study finds (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - June 7, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

FFR for CABG; Homeless CVD Care; Alcohol Effect Divergence
(MedPage Today) -- Cardiovascular Daily wraps up the top cardiology news of the week (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - June 1, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Oral Semaglutide Success; Lowest-Dose Vaginal Estradiol OK'd
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the endocrinology world (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - June 1, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Advice to Trina's Diabetes Patients: Don't Tell Other Doctors
(MedPage Today) -- San Diego operator now under investigation by his affiliated hospital (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - May 27, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Heart Tx Investigation; Venture Capital; Stent Retrievers; CRT Survival
(MedPage Today) -- Recent developments of interest in cardiovascular medicine (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - May 21, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Data Back Non-Opioid Strategy for Renal Colic
(MedPage Today) -- Quicker discharge from ED, fewer hospital admissions (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - May 20, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Dapagliflozin Tied to Drop in Hepcidin Levels
(MedPage Today) -- Decrease may boost hematocrit and hemoglobin after SGLT-2 inhibitor therapy (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - May 20, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Implanted Device Boosts Exercise, QOL in Mid-Range EF Heart Failure
(MedPage Today) -- Trial shows'robust'benefits over usual medical management (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - May 10, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Poor Sleep Common in CKD (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Under- and over-sleeping linked with poor quality of life in pre-dialysis patients (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - May 3, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Pharma's Opioid CME; $3M Research Breach; Novo's Insulin Pushback
(MedPage Today) -- the past week of investigations into healthcare (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - May 1, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

CMS Inpatient CV $$; Fast Food Proximity; CTO Tx; Endocarditis Ethics
(MedPage Today) -- Recent developments of interest in cardiovascular medicine (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 30, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Vibrating ICD/CRT-D; Pradaxa Reversal Agent; Prevention Bonanza
(MedPage Today) -- Recent developments of interest in cardiovascular medicine (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 23, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Class-Action Legal Gimmick; Diabetes Tx Fallout; Nursing Home Patient Dumping
(MedPage Today) -- The past week in healthcare-related investigations (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 16, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Drug-Reminder App Didn't Help Blood Pressure Control in Study (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Findings question usefulness of stand-alone smartphone apps (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 16, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Drug Combo Wins OK as First Line in Kidney Cancer
(MedPage Today) -- As shown in Checkmate 214 study, ipilimumab + nivolumab improve survival (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 16, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Serum Bicarbonate Tied to CKD Progression
(MedPage Today) -- Another use for multivariate risk equations (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 14, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Readmissions High Among Peritoneal Dialysis Patients
(MedPage Today) -- Nearly a quarter readmitted within a month (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 12, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Social Worker Palliative Care Benefits HF Patients (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Focused communication on goals of care can start in hospital, continues in outpatient setting (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 12, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Once Booming Trina Health Begins to Unravel
(MedPage Today) -- Reimbursement problems, angry investors, and political corruption charges (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 11, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Costs of HF Higher For Minorities; Waste Isn't the Problem (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Two studies suggest important considerations in heart failure treatment (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 11, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Trial Data: HF Drug Better for Kidneys in HFrEF
(MedPage Today) -- Slower eGFR decline seen in PARADIGM-HF analysis (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 11, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

FDA OKs AI-Based Device to Detect Diabetic Retinopathy
(MedPage Today) -- In primary care setting, IDx-DR identified more than mild disease over 85% of the time (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 11, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Antidepressant Withdrawal; Facebook's Medical Records Plan; Pharma Backing Patient Groups
(MedPage Today) -- The past week in health-related investigations (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 9, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

NKF's Spring Meeting to Cover Wide Spectrum of Kidney Care
(MedPage Today) -- Interprofessional collaboration one theme of this year's meeting (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 9, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

EndoBreak: T1D Genes; Free T3 & Cholesterol; Diabetes & Oral Health
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the endocrinology world (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 6, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Sex, Chores Improved With HF Drug's Quality of Life Boost (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- PARADIGM-HF trial analysis drills into specifics of QOL benefit (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 5, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Splitting Leaflets Mitigates TAVR Coronary Obstruction Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Technique safe and feasible, preliminary experience suggests (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - April 3, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Delirium Tx Safety After MI; Cardiac Rehab Performance Measures; DAPT for TIA
(MedPage Today) -- Cardiovascular Daily wraps up the top cardiology news of the week (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - March 30, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

EndoBreak: High-Capacity Insulin Pen OK'd; 13 Cancers; Smart Socks
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the endocrinology world (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - March 30, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

ENDO: Big Breakfast May Help in Diabetics
(MedPage Today) -- Medium lunch and light dinner reduces insulin needs (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - March 19, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Skeptical Cardiologist: Classifying Heart Failure
(MedPage Today) -- Anthony Pearson, MD, reviews the latest trials and mandates (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - March 17, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Antibiotic Aneurysm Risk; Real-World Endovasc Tx; Hospital Performance
(MedPage Today) -- Cardiovascular Daily wraps up the top cardiology news of the week (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - March 16, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

EndoBreak:'Smart' CGM Approved; AACE Pans ACP Guidelines; More Exercise, More Obesity
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the endocrinology world (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - March 16, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Hospitals Succeed in Cutting Contrast-Related Kidney Injury
(MedPage Today) -- Interventions included internal reporting and regular discussion (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - March 5, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

' Hmm, Maybe I Don't Want an LVAD '
(MedPage Today) -- Trial intervention's better-informed patients were less likely to opt for device (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - February 27, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Longer Duration of T2D Tied to Heightened All-Cause Mortality
(MedPage Today) -- Drivers included increased CVD, IHD, stroke mortality (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - February 22, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Eminent Cardiologist Arthur Moss Dies
(MedPage Today) -- Tributes to a giant in electrophysiology (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - February 16, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Does a Financial Conflict of Interest Ever Expire?
(MedPage Today) -- Milton Packer, MD, wonders about the validity of an ethical litmus test (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - February 14, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

FDA OKs Impella Heart Pump for Cardiomyopathy with Shock
(MedPage Today) -- Percutaneous devices expand beyond post-MI or procedural shock (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - February 13, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Ambulatory Monitoring Shows Persistent HTN Common After Severe Preeclampsia (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Most cases invisible to office measurement 1 year after delivery (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - February 7, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Where Are All the Cynics When We Need Them?
(MedPage Today) -- Milton Packer, MD, is amazed by the inexplicable embrace of CASTLE-AF (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - February 7, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

ICD No Help for Some Heart Failure Patients With CKD
(MedPage Today) -- No lower mortality risk, but more readmissions in observational study (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - February 6, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Ask Patients About Social Network?
(MedPage Today) -- Social support may lower type 2 diabetes risk (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - February 2, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Anti-VEGF Drugs for DME Compared (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Results positive overall, with some differences between agents (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - February 1, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Periprocedural Telemetry Doesn't Catch All Post-TAVR Heart Block
(MedPage Today) -- Center reports late risk of conduction system disease with new devices (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - January 30, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news