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Article ID: 702389

A Guide to Finding Your Passion

University of Alabama at Birmingham

UAB transplant surgeon Jayme Locke recently shared six steps to building a dream career. To be a surgeon, you have to have confidence. “I tend to be grandiose in my thinking,” said Jayme Locke, M.D., MPH, director of the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Incompatible Kidney Transplant Program and vice chair for Health Services Research in the Department of Surgery.

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17-Oct-2018 3:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 702383

Study: Even Low Levels of Arsenic Can Cause Kidney Disease

Texas Tech University

According to a study recently published in the Journal of Cellular Physiology, even low, allowable levels of arsenic may be enough to cause kidney disease. The good news, however, is there may be a way to treat such kidney disease using a drug already approved by the FDA – just not for this purpose.

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17-Oct-2018 3:00 PM EDT
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    17-Oct-2018 9:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 702273

American Society of Nephrology Announces New Journal: kidney360

American Society of Nephrology (ASN)

To further its mission of facilitating timely and broad dissemination of kidney science, the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) today announced an addition to its journal portfolio, Kidney360. The journal will available online monthly beginning January 2020.

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16-Oct-2018 10:10 AM EDT
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Article ID: 701982

Which Factors Are Linked with Wellbeing and Medication Adherence in Young Adults with Kidney Failure?

American Society of Nephrology (ASN)

• In a study of young adults with kidney failure, poor wellbeing and lower medication adherence were both associated with psychological morbidity. • Dialysis treatment (vs. kidney transplantation) was associated with poorer wellbeing and medication adherence.

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10-Oct-2018 12:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 702212

The ASN Foundation for Kidney Research Endows Five Career Development Grants

American Society of Nephrology (ASN)

In 2016, the ASN Foundation for Kidney Research launched the Securing the Future Campaign with the goal to endow the Career Development Grants Program. The campaign has since raised more than $22 million through generous contributions from industry, individual donors, and the American Society of Nephrology (ASN).

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15-Oct-2018 3:05 PM EDT
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    15-Oct-2018 8:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 702098

GW Report: Signs of Improving Job Market for New Nephrologists

American Society of Nephrology (ASN)

The American Society of Nephrology (ASN), the world’s largest organization of kidney health professionals, released a new report on the annual survey of nephrology fellows authored by George Washington University (GW) researchers.

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12-Oct-2018 8:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 702120

Rush Transplant Survival Rates Above Expectations

Rush University Medical Center

Adult patients who received liver and kidney transplants at Rush University Medical Center had better-than-expected one-year survival rates, according to the most recent transplantation on the 5-tier system report by the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR), which was released on Oct. 9.

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Article ID: 701709

Ultrasound Helps Predict the Success of Arteriovenous Fistulas in Individual Dialysis Patients

American Society of Nephrology (ASN)

• Certain parameters measured by ultrasound helped predict the success of an arteriovenous fistula, the preferred type of hemodialysis vascular access, in individual patients.

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5-Oct-2018 9:00 AM EDT

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