Connect with our staff in the following sessions at the 2018 ASN Annual Meeting.
Much has improved in renal transplantation over the past 20 years, helping patients directly and by extending the life of their transplanted organs.
Progress in kidney transplantation has improved survival, and created challenges. The pool of eligible patients is increasing, but organ supply still remains inadequate. Here are some of the issues.
Why does kidney disease disproportionately affect minorities? What is the connection between renal disease, diabetes and hypertension? These are some of the issues Cleveland Clinic renal disease researchers are pursuing.
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Instead of one in three U.S. adults having hypertension, nearly one in two will now be classified as having hypertension. Accurate measurements in and out of the office are key. Lifestyle changes are getting major emphasis.
Connect with our staff in the following sessions at the 2017 ASN Annual Meeting.
This short video illustrates a few of the reasons Cleveland Clinic urology (Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute) has been cited as No. 1 in the nation in U.S. News & World Report rankings.
Jihad Kaouk, MD, Director, Center for Robotic & Image-Guided Surgery, demonstrates a novel approach to cooling the kidney during partial nephrectomy, duplicating advantages offered by open surgery.
Robotic management of a left-sided inferior vena cava (IVC) tumor thrombus is challenging. With meticulous technique, successful outcomes are possible, as this video demonstrates.
It’s a high stress, high acuity field, but the reasons for choosing nephrology still resonate, and practitioners can take comfort in knowing they are positively impacting lives.