NephMadness Choosing Wisely Campaign: Kidney Donor Risk vs Virally Infected Kidneys (#TransplantRegion)

The first matchup in the #TransplantRegion leaves us with two tantalizing options: "Kidney Donor Risk" and "Virally Infected Kidneys". How does one possibly choose between the bold risk one takes when choosing to save a life and the now possible but previously unimaginable transplantation of kidneys infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) the curable Hepatitis … Continue reading NephMadness Choosing Wisely Campaign: Kidney Donor Risk vs Virally Infected Kidneys (#TransplantRegion)

#NephMadness Choosing Wisely Campaign (#NCWC) –Women’s Health Region (#WomensHealthRegion)

  From ‘Prematurity’ to ‘Menopause’, life completes a full cycle in the Women’s Health region of Nephmadness 2018. Let it be the glomerular disease (preeclampsia) or dialysis & transplant (reproductive planning) or endocrine disturbances, this region has something for everyone, including our pediatric colleagues. The fact that all of the players in this region are … Continue reading #NephMadness Choosing Wisely Campaign (#NCWC) –Women’s Health Region (#WomensHealthRegion)

#NephMadness Choosing Wisely Campaign (#NCWC) – Animal House Region (#AnimalRegion)

As the submission deadline for picks for #NephMadness 2018 approaches, many of us are wondering how the Blue Ribbon Panel will make its decisions on which teams should advance to the next round. Here we take a look at the Animal House Region (#AnimalRegion) to see who looks like an under-dog and who may come … Continue reading #NephMadness Choosing Wisely Campaign (#NCWC) – Animal House Region (#AnimalRegion)

#NephMadness Choosing Wisely Campaign (#NCWC) – Pediatric Nephrology Region (#PedsRegion)

As we head into #NephMadness 2018, many of us are wondering how the Blue Ribbon Panel will make its decisions on which teams they select to advance to the next round. Here we take a look at the Pediatric Nephrology Region (#PedsRegion on Twitter) to see if there is any lean towards one team being … Continue reading #NephMadness Choosing Wisely Campaign (#NCWC) – Pediatric Nephrology Region (#PedsRegion)