Archive for December, 2008

December 1, 2008

American Journal of Kidney Diseases Quiz Page December 2008

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December 1, 2008

Tubulointerstitial nephritis as an extraintestinal manifestation of Crohn’s disease.

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December 1, 2008

Crescentic glomerulonephritis associated with hypocomplementemic urticarial vasculitis syndrome.

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December 1, 2008

Dual inhibition with losartan and aliskiren: a promising therapeutic option for type 2 diabetic nephropathy?

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December 1, 2008

An 82-year-old woman with worsening hypertension: review of renal artery stenosis.

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December 1, 2008

Therapeutic plasma exchange: core curriculum 2008.

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December 1, 2008

Hemodialysis Central Venous Catheter Dysfunction.

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December 1, 2008

Rosuvastatin to prevent vascular events in men and women with elevated C-reactive protein.

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December 1, 2008

Low-dose aspirin for primary prevention of atherosclerotic events in patients with type 2 diabetes: a randomized controlled trial.

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December 1, 2008

Expanding the orbit of primary prevention–moving beyond JUPITER.

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December 1, 2008

A randomized, prospective trial of rituximab for acute rejection in pediatric renal transplantation.

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December 1, 2008

A prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled multicenter trial comparing early (7 day) corticosteroid cessation versus long-term, low-dose corticosteroid therapy.

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December 1, 2008

Comparison of Sirolimus Plus Tacrolimus Versus Sirolimus Plus Cyclosporine in High-Risk Renal Allograft Recipients: Results From an Open-Label, Randomized Trial.

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