Kidney News

Kidney News

Features

Older kidney recipients can benefit from organs from older donors. But previous cerebrovascular disease may reduce the survival benefits of these kidney transplants, according to a recent study.

Practice Pointers

In light of recent progress in the genomics of complex traits, where do we stand with glomerular disease?

Policy Update

The American Society of Nephrology’s (ASN) Quality Committee has its hands full in 2018.

Industry Spotlight

RenalGuard Solutions (Milford, MA) said in 2017 that it expected a premarket approval filing for its fluid-management device in 2018, based on its contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN) study, CIN-RG, which is currently enrolling subjects.

Fellows Corner

Millions of lives have been successfully prolonged through dialysis. However, the world of dialysis has changed since its inception. With time, our patient population has evolved from young and fit to old and sick.

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Established in 2009, ASN Kidney News has kept the kidney community informed of the latest clinical, scientific, and policy issues affecting kidney health professionals and patients with kidney disease.

Video Library

ASN Executive Director Tod Ibrahim discusses a variety of nephrology related topics.

ASN Executive Director Tod Ibrahim discusses a variety of nephrology related topics.

ASN Executive Director Tod Ibrahim discusses a variety of nephrology related topics. The American Society of Nephrology (ASN) leads the fight against kidney disease by educating health professionals, sharing new knowledge, advancing research, and advocating the highest quality care for patients.