Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) is developing a global, evidence-based clinical practice guideline for the management of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD). The ADPKD Guideline Scope of Work, which briefly describes the rationale for the development of the guideline and outlines the topics the guideline will address, is now available for review.
Check out the Capitol Hill Update for the latest legislative and regulatory news and activities in Washington, DC. The update includes an overview of current activities on Capitol Hill that are of interest to the nursing and kidney care communities, including the Congressional schedule, legislative and regulatory updates, events, articles of interest, etc.
March is National Kidney Month, and March 11 is World Kidney Day. World Kidney Day is a global campaign to raise awareness of the importance of our kidneys to overall health and to reduce the frequency and impact of kidney disease and associated health problems worldwide.
The Making Dialysis Safer for Patients Coalition will host an educational webinar entitled Making Dialysis Safer for Patients: Optimizing Antibiotic Use in Outpatient Hemodialysis Facil