The St John Nephrology Fellowship is excellent. One of the reasons it is good is we continually use feedback to fix holes. In last year’s in-service exam we found some weakness in calcium so I was asked to buff the fellows calcium knowledge.
Today I started that with a lesson on CKD-MBD where we focused on the KDIGO 2017 update. I pulled what I feel are the the most important articles in this area published recently. Here is what I pulled:
What did articles did I miss? What are your favorite CKD-MBD articles
P.S. My favorite part of the guidelines, the part that tell you everything you need to know about KDIGO is 4.2.2:
Here it is in 2009:
And here it is in 2017
And the best part is how the level of evidence has not changed. 2C for both. It’s like they just woke one morning on a different side of the bed.
Great update from Swapnil
How about the top line recommendation to do BMD?
— Swapnil Hiremath, MD (@hswapnil) January 27, 2018