Live Webinars to 25th October 2020

Royal College of Physicians: Harveian Oration 2020: Elucidation of molecular oxygen-sensing mechanisms in human cells: implications for medicine Tuesday 20 October at 20.30 MUT https://www.rcplondon.ac.uk/events/harveian-oration-2020 The Harveian Oration 2020 is being delivered by Nobel laureate Professor Sir Peter Ratcliffe. Maintenance of oxygen homeostasis is a fundamental challenge for all large organisms. Following William Harvey’s De motu… Continue reading Live Webinars to 25th October 2020

Live Webinar: New Insights into the Management Paradigm of hypertension in varied patient profile

Saturday 22 August 17.30 MRU Link for registration Speaker: Dr Bryan Williams, Chair of Medicine at University of College of London, Director of University College of London, Chairman - Elect of the European Council on Hypertension of the European Society of Cardiology, Past President of the British Hypertension Society (2001 - 2003), Chairman of the… Continue reading Live Webinar: New Insights into the Management Paradigm of hypertension in varied patient profile

Friday 14 August Webinar

All times Mauritius. Hexagon Nutrition Webinar: Nutrition in Renal Transplant Kidney failure poses significant challenges to maintaining adequate nutrition, most of which transplantation ameliorates. This webinar will take you through guidelines for prevalent metabolic and nutritional complications post-kidney transplantation and also evaluate changes in caloric intake and diet composition after transplantation. Speaker - Ms Zamurrud… Continue reading Friday 14 August Webinar

Live Webinars to Week ending 8 August

Live Webinar: Optimal Management of Hypertension 5th Aug 2020 at 18:30 – 19:30 Free online Register here Behavioural Sleep Medicine BSM Seminar Series Information page on University of Arizona page on how to join. Sleep and Insomnia in Older Adults 5th Aug 2020 at 20:00 – 21:00 Jennifer L. Martin, PhD, FAASM, Professor of Medicine, David Geffen… Continue reading Live Webinars to Week ending 8 August

A Fine Renal Breakthrough?

Big announcement from Bayer on Thursday 9 June. Are we on the verge of a major step forward in the pharmacological fight against diabetic nephropathy? We all know diabetic nephropathy (DN) is by far the most common cause of end-stage renal disease in Mauritius and worldwide. The inhibition of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS) has been… Continue reading A Fine Renal Breakthrough?

2020 International Society of Hypertension Global Hypertension Practice Guidelines

Today, May 17th 2020, was supposed to be World Hypertension Day but the pandemic has led to the postponement to the 17th October 2020. It is still a good time nevertheless to have a look at the 2020 International Society of Hypertension Global Hypertension Practice Guidelines. Another hypertension guidelines to muddy the waters, I can… Continue reading 2020 International Society of Hypertension Global Hypertension Practice Guidelines