Live: ISN-KDIGO Webinar: Nomenclature for Kidney Function & Disease: Implications for Researchers, Clinical Educators and Practitioners

This live webinar is about the latest report of Kidney Disease: Improving Outcomes (KDIGO) following their Consensus Conference with the goal of standardizing and refining the nomenclature used in the English language to describe kidney function and disease, and of developing a glossary that could be used in scientific publications. It is therefore important to… Continue reading Live: ISN-KDIGO Webinar: Nomenclature for Kidney Function & Disease: Implications for Researchers, Clinical Educators and Practitioners

KDIGO: Putting the K in Nephrology Nomenclature

This is the second post in series of nephrology nomenclature. Check the first one here. What is the KDIGO? The Kidney Disease: Improving Outcomes  is a wonderful example of American multilateralism. In 1950, the National Nephrosis Foundation was set up by the desperate attempts of the parents of a diseased child. Renamed The National Kidney Foundation… Continue reading KDIGO: Putting the K in Nephrology Nomenclature