If this message is not displayed correctly, click here.

 

ERA-EDTA FLASH is the official ERA-EDTA E-NEWSLETTER

No 160, October 2018

 

Editor in Chief: María José Soler Romeo
Editorial Secretariat: Valentina Cocchi, Francesca Trebelli
Newsletter Design: Ilaria Martini

ERA-EDTA Headquarters - Via XXIV Maggio, 38 - 43123 Parma - Italy

 
Education
Research
Institutional
Association
 
Association
ERA-EDTA at ASN's 2018 Kidney Week
ERA-EDTA is at ASN's 2018 Kidney Week

ERA-EDTA will be present at the Scientific Exposition of ASN’s Kidney Week that will be held at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in San Diego (CA-USA) from October 23-28, 2018. Visitors will be able to meet ERA-EDTA’s staff and receive the latest information about the 56th ERA-EDTA Congress in Budapest (Hungary) and all the other activities offered by the Association at booth 1220.
Furthermore, please do not miss the Special Session on the Highlights from the 55th ERA-EDTA Congress and the ADPKD: Advances and Complications that consolidates the ASN/ERA-EDTA Young Nephrologists’ Speaker Exchange initiative.

 
Education
Hot off the press on the ENP!

Read the new review article on the symposium “Recent advances in pathophysiology and management of CKD-MBD” (supported by Amgen Europe GmbH). The review provides a short and coherent summary of the presentations by Mark Vervloet (“New insights into the role of FGF-23 in CKD-MBD and beyond”) and Markus Ketteler (“Management of secondary hyperparathyroidism with injectable Etelcalcetide”). Keep up with the latest advances in the field of CKD-MBD – you are only a click away!

 

Read more→

 
Industry symposium and survey
Learn more about Thrombotic Microangiopathy from the webcasts of the ERA-EDTA 2018 industry symposium and check out the survey results about diagnosing this rare disease supported by Alexion

  1. Industry symposium: Thrombotic microangiopathy - Navigating the storm 
    Topics: “Assessment of TMA: a clinical storm”, “Differential diagnosis: which way is the wind blowing?” and “Treatment and monitoring: is there calm after the storm?” 
    Find the webcasts and available presentations on the ENP here.

  2. The 55th ERA-EDTA Congress survey results: How quickly can you diagnose a rare disease?
    The survey conducted during the 55th ERA-EDTA Congress highlights typical problems encountered during clinical practice in differentiating between thrombotic microangiopathy and thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura and explores clinicians’ treatment preferences.
    Have a look at the results here.
 
Research
NDT - Article of the week
Strategies to offer kidney transplant to highly sensitised patients
This article succinctly discusses methods to improve the possibility of transplantation for patients who are highly sensitised. This is an important topic and all those involved in the care of such patients should be aware of strategies that could potentially be employed to improve an individual's chance of receiving a kidney transplant. The paper is accessible here free of charge until this Sunday at 23.59 (UK time). Do not miss it!
 
Institutional
ERA-EDTA Membership
ERA-EDTA membership fee renewal!
If your ERA-EDTA membership has expired, renew today to continue receiving all the benefits and uninterrupted login to NDT, ERA-EDTA’s official journal.

Read more→
 
Contact Us
 
Web Site
 
E-Mail
 
Facebook
 
Twitter
 
Google+
 
LinkedIn
 
Instagram
 
YouTube
 
Vimeo
 
 
Image

Initiatives

 
Image

Working Groups

...and their latest initiatives:

 
Image

Committees...

 
Image
Opportunities
 
Image

The advantages of being a member of ERA-EDTA

As a member you will become part of one of the
most influential European Medical Associations!

 

The ERA-EDTA collects and processes personal information to provide you with details regarding the Association and its activities. The information is used for accounting and commercial purposes by ERA-EDTA and/or Euromeetings s.r.l. in compliance with the Italian Legislative Decree 196/2003.