9. Gastroenterology

Dec 11, 2021 by in GASTROENTEROLOGY Comments Off on 9. Gastroenterology

It is estimated that the population of human gut microbiome is around 100 trillion bacterial cells. That would mean there are more bacterial cells inside us than our own human…

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6. Nephrology

Dec 11, 2021 by in NEPHROLOGY Comments Off on 6. Nephrology

Being stranded in the middle of a vast ocean is life’s biggest irony of eventual death—being surrounded by water everywhere, but to die due to lack of water. This happens…

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Glomerular and Vascular Disorders

Jul 21, 2021 by in NEPHROLOGY Comments Off on Glomerular and Vascular Disorders

Glomerular and Vascular Disorders Sharon G. Adler Cynthia C. Nast Tiane Dai Phuong-Thu T. Pham Phuong-Chi T. Pham GENERAL PRINCIPLES IN THE MANAGEMENT OF GLOMERULAR DISEASES Kidney Biopsy Kidney biopsy…

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Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy

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Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy Ashita J. Tolwani Phuong-Chi T. Pham BACKGROUND Continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) is beneficial for hemodynamically unstable patients and generally provides better volume control than intermittent…

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Kidney Transplantation

Jul 21, 2021 by in NEPHROLOGY Comments Off on Kidney Transplantation

Kidney Transplantation Phuong-Thu T. Pham Phuong-Chi T. Pham Michelle J. Hickey Jonathan E. Zuckerman EVALUATION OF THE POTENTIAL KIDNEY TRANSPLANT CANDIDATE Kidney transplantation is the treatment of choice for suitable…

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Tubular, Interstitial, and Cystic Disorders

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Tubular, Interstitial, and Cystic Disorders Phuong-Chi T. Pham Monica Deshmuk Cynthia C. Nast Phuong-Truc T. Pham Phuong-Thu T. Pham RENAL TUBULAR DISORDERS AND FANCONI SYNDROME Fanconi Syndrome Proximal tubular dysfunction…

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Pharmacology

Jul 21, 2021 by in NEPHROLOGY Comments Off on Pharmacology

Pharmacology Phuong-Thu T. Pham Phuong-Mai T. Pham Erik Lawrence Lum Theodore M. Sievers PHARMACOKINETICS Key Concepts Bioavailability, volume of distribution, plasma clearance, half-life Bioavailability Bioavailability is the percentage or portion…

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Transplant Immunobiology

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Transplant Immunobiology Michelle J. Hickey Phuong-Chi T. Pham Phuong-Thu T. Pham BACKGROUND ABO blood group is the most important tissue barrier to successful kidney transplantation, followed by major histocompatibility complex…

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Calcium, Phosphorus, Magnesium, Stones

Jul 21, 2021 by in NEPHROLOGY Comments Off on Calcium, Phosphorus, Magnesium, Stones

Calcium, Phosphorus, Magnesium, Stones Phuong-Chi T. Pham Phuong-Truc T. Pham Monica Deshmuk Phuong-Thu T. Pham DISORDERS OF CALCIUM METABOLISM Calcium Background Calcium is mostly bound and associated with bones (˜99%…

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