AAKP Healthline Webinar: Understanding and Managing Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease

AAKP Healthline Webinar: Understanding and Managing Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease August 16, 2017 Admin Anemia is common in people with chronic kidney disease. Untreated anemia can leave you feeling weak, tired and in a “fog”. Join us during this educational webinar where you will learn the signs and symptoms of anemia, why individuals with … Continue reading “AAKP Healthline Webinar: Understanding and Managing Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease”

I’ve heard a lot of debate regarding how dialysis patients should be given the anemia drug erythropoietin. What is the preferred method, sub-q or IV?

I’ve heard a lot of debate regarding how dialysis patients should be given the anemia drug erythropoietin. What is the preferred method, sub-q or IV? August 28, 2016 David Scott A correlation between method of administration and clinical result achieved has been known for erythropoietin use in dialysis patients for a decade (NEJM). Application of … Continue reading “I’ve heard a lot of debate regarding how dialysis patients should be given the anemia drug erythropoietin. What is the preferred method, sub-q or IV?”

Anemia

Anemia August 28, 2016 David Scott Questions & Answers About Anemia What is anemia and how is it managed in chronic kidney disease (CKD) before dialysis and after dialysis? Anemia is a disorder where the body does not have enough red blood cells. Red blood cells are necessary because they carry oxygen from the lungs … Continue reading “Anemia”

2019 Global Summit Presentations

2019 Global Summit Presentations September 16, 2019 Admin May 22, 2019 Opening Remarks – Dominic Raj, MD, DM, FASN, Global Summit Co-Chair, Director, Division of Renal Diseases & Hypertension, GW Panel 1 – Emerging Transformative Initiatives APOL1 and the NIH-APOLLO Study – Barry I. Freedman, MD, FACP, Chief of Nephrology, Wake Forest School of Medicine … Continue reading “2019 Global Summit Presentations”

Related Health Conditions

Related Health Conditions August 18, 2019 Debra Roberts There are many causes for kidney disease and many individuals who suffer from kidney disease are also affected by other health conditions – sometimes called co-morbid conditions. These other health conditions (co-morbid) conditions can include high blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease, bone disease, anemia, high blood pressure, … Continue reading “Related Health Conditions”

KIDNEY PATIENTS AND THE GW SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIENCES HOST INAUGURAL GLOBAL SUMMIT FOCUSED ON INNOVATIONS IN KIDNEY CARE

KIDNEY PATIENTS AND THE GW SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIENCES HOST INAUGURAL GLOBAL SUMMIT FOCUSED ON INNOVATIONS IN KIDNEY CARE April 8, 2019 David Scott American Association of Kidney Patients and GW School of Medicine & Health Sciences Welcome Global Leaders to present on innovations in patient-centered kidney care FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:April 8, 2019 … Continue reading “KIDNEY PATIENTS AND THE GW SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIENCES HOST INAUGURAL GLOBAL SUMMIT FOCUSED ON INNOVATIONS IN KIDNEY CARE”