Ground breaking results from key trial : DAPA CKD

The much awaited outcome of the DAPA-CKD (Dapagliflozin And Prevention of Adverse Outcomes in Chronic Kidney Disease ) trial was presented on 30 August 2020 at the ESC (European Society of Cardiology) Congress 2020 by Prof H. Heerspink. Dapagliflozin is an SGLT2 ( Sodium-Glucose Co-transporter 2) inhibitor being used,so far, in the treatment of type… Continue reading Ground breaking results from key trial : DAPA CKD

The Filter, The Pump and The Pill

This is an abstract followed by the slides in pdf and video formats of the presentation made by Dr O Bheekharry for The Kidney Club on 16 July 2020. Diabetes mellitus (DM) affects around 25% of the Mauritian population and has important microvascular and macrovascular complications. Approximately 40% of DM type 2 patients have chronic… Continue reading The Filter, The Pump and The Pill

Live Webinars: week to July 4

Live: COVID-19, Moving Forward Together 30th Jun 2020 at 20:00 – 21:00 Presented in collaboration with the American College of Physicians and European Federation of Internal Medicine, this webinar will discuss what is needed to globally manage the COVID-19 pandemic, how to come together to find solutions as a worldwide internal medicine community, and be… Continue reading Live Webinars: week to July 4

Live: Exploring the Frontiers of Heart Failure Science

This is an exciting free event: 6 evenings of webinars on heart failure! The Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) has launched an online event HFA Discoveries to provide best available heart failure knowledge and the latest clinical advances in a unique online experience. The HFA Discoveries online event will… Continue reading Live: Exploring the Frontiers of Heart Failure Science