Renal Consult

Bone Health in Kidney Disease

Mineral and bone disorder is a common complication in patients with kidney disease. Here’s guidance on monitoring for and treating bone...

Endocrine Consult

Screening for Endocrine Hypertension

Identifying cases of secondary hypertension is an important tool for clinicians. Learn more about some common endocrine causes of hypertension:...

Renal Consult

When Can You Stop Dialysis?

Patients confronted with a diagnosis of kidney failure requiring dialysis inevitably want to know, “For how long?” Here’s the data on who might...

Renal Consult

When to Start Dialysis

When is the best time to start dialysis? Our expert reviews the data on early versus late initiation, based on the patient’s glomerular filtration...

MS Consult

Cognition and MS

Screening of cognitive function is not routinely part of multiple sclerosis clinical care. Here’s what you might be missing.

Renal Consult

The Unsaid Dangers of NSAIDs

Patients undergoing orthopedic procedures often receive powerful NSAIDs, such as ketorolac, to ease their postop pain without the use of narcotics...