• CKD-MBD

    Find news, scientific data and broad educational material in the field of CKD-MBD – from experts for experts.

  • Latest Article
  • Faculty
  • Be up to date!

News & Views

KDIGO 2017 CKD-MBD Guidelines Update

Read more

News-Mail

Be up to date!

News & Views

KDIGO 2017 CKD-MBD Guidelines Update

The KDIGO 2017 CKD-MBD Guidelines have now been officially released and are available online: 2017 KDIGO CKD-MBD Guidelines The new guidelines were developed following a Controversies Conference in 2013 that identified several areas within the 2009 Guidelines which warranted potential revision or deletion, along with a series of topics to…

Read more

Date of publication:
July 18, 2017

News & Views

ERA-EDTA 2017: Differentiating between phosphate binders and clarifying the role of active Vitamin D

The CKD-MBD track at the recent ERA-EDTA 2017 Congress featured numerous sessions, focusing on a broad range of topics. In this congress review article we focus on presentations regarding phosphate binders and active vitamin D therapy. Phosphate binders: Factors influencing prescription choice The much-anticipated 2017 KDIGO guidelines update continues to…

Read more

Date of publication:
July 4, 2017

News & Views

ERA-EDTA 2017 Preview: CKD-MBD

ERA-EDTA 2017 is fast approaching and, to help you plan your time at the Congress, the COMPACT RENAL team has put together a preview guide to the presentations in the field of CKD-MBD. For full listings for the conference see the ERA-EDTA Planner. COMPACT RENAL will be in the exhibit…

Read more

Date of publication:
June 2, 2017

News & Views

The Evidence Driving the KDIGO CKD-MBD Treatment Guidelines Update

The Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) guidelines for the management of CKD-MBD are due to be updated in Q2 2017.[1] Literature review is a key component of any guidelines update and the KDIGO committee has highlighted in advance new studies which they believe to be relevant to the treatment…

Read more

Date of publication:
May 31, 2017

News & Views

Getting your Patients Involved in World Kidney Day on 9th March 2017

Since 2006 the International Society of Nephrology  (ISN) and the International Federation of Kidney Foundations (IFKF) have come together annually to create World Kidney Day, with a different campaign objective every year. This year the focus is on the link between obesity and kidney disease, with the aim being to raise…

Read more

Date of publication:
March 7, 2017

News & Views

COMPACT RENAL in CKD-MBD – 2016 Year in Review

This article brings you the highlights of 2016 from the COMPACT RENAL team, relating specifically to the issue of mineral bone disease in chronic kidney disease. Expert perspectives: the challenge of phosphate control Professors Angel De Francisco and Laurent Juillard recorded a discussion of the potential solutions to the issue…

Read more

Date of publication:
January 17, 2017

News & Views

ASN Kidney Week 2016: Controlling Hyperphosphatemia with Diet and Phosphate Binders in Dialysis Patients

Balancing dietary restrictions with effective phosphate binder use was a key theme of the CKD-MBD presentations at the ASN Kidney Week 2016 congress in Chicago. Results from the FrEDI study During an educational symposium on balancing the various strategies to manage hyperphosphatemia, Professor Kalantar-Zadeh presented results from the FrEDI study. [1]…

Read more

Date of publication:
December 20, 2016

News & Views

Preview of ASN Kidney Week 2016: Hyperphosphatemia

The ASN Congress starts next week in Chicago, slightly later in the calendar than usual. In this article, the COMPACT RENAL team has highlighted key sessions and posters relating to hyperphosphatemia. Note that hyperlinks to symposia will take you to the ASN Kidney Week website, where you will have the…

Read more

Date of publication:
November 10, 2016

News & Views

Key Observational Studies in Hyperphosphatemia

Our recent expert video series for COMPACT RENAL has featured several discussions on the value of observational studies in nephrology. Observational studies allow the analysis of large numbers of patients across countries, and, when appropriate statistical tools are applied, provide clinically relevant data. In 2014, the Cochrane Collaboration published a…

Read more

Date of publication:
October 6, 2016

Expert Perspectives

Expert Round Table: The Challenge of Phosphate Control

Controlling phosphate levels in CKD patients continues to be an important clinical challenge for nephrologists. In this round table discussion, Professors Angel De Francisco and Laurent Juillard highlight ways in which the nephrology community could meet this challenge, including with improved patient education, communication and motivation. Transcript Dr De Francisco…

Read more

Date of publication:
September 27, 2016

Login

You are about to leave Compact-Renal.com

Clicking the "Continue" link below will take you to an external website. Compact Renal is not responsible for the contents of any external website. Compact Renal is providing these links to you as a convenience, and the inclusion of any links does not imply endorsement of the linked site by Compact Renal.

Do you wish to continue?

Continue Cancel