2014

October - December 2014 V24-4

Featured Article

  • An interprofessional team that includes a nurse practitioner and patients with diabetes and chronic kidney disease [Read Abstract]
    By Kelley Kilpatrick, RN, PhD, Vincent Pichette, MD, PhD, and Mira Jabbour, RD, MSc
  • Blood specimen labelling errors: Implications for nephrology nursing practice [Read Abstract]
    By Jennifer Duteau, RN, BScN, MScN
  • THE 5TH MODALITY: PSYCHONEPHROLOGY
    Facilitating communication with the patient with a language barrier

    By Dr. Gavril Hercz and Dr. Marta Novak, Psychonephrology Unit, University Health Network, Toronto, ON

Continuing Education Series

  • Motivational interviewing: Application to end stage renal disease patients
    By Shekhar Mehta, BSc, Karen Cameron, BScPhm, ACPR, CGP, and Marisa Battistella, BScPhm, PharmD, ACPR

 

July - September 2014 V24-3

Featured Articles

  • Recent Changes in Anemia Management: The Kidney Disease Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Anemia Guideline versus the Canadian Society of Nephrology (CSN) [Read Abstract]
    By Lori Harwood, RN(EC), PhD (candidate), Lori Wazny, BScPharm, PharmD and Jo-Anne Wilson, BScPharm, ACPR, PharmD
  • THE 5TH MODALITY: PSYCHONEPHROLOGY
    Opportunities and challenges caring for young adults on hemodialysis awaiting transplant

    By Dr. Miqdad Bohra and Dr. Marta Novak, Psychonephrology Unit, University Health Network, Toronto, ON

Continuing Education Series

  • Blood pressure management in patients on hemodialysis
    By Stephanie Lynch, BScPharm, PharmD student, and Marisa Battistella, BScPharm, PharmD, ACPR

 

April - June 2014 V24-2

Featured Articles

  • Responsiveness of the patient’s perception of hemodialysis scale [Read Abstract]
    By J. Creina Twomey, PhD, RN, Patrick S. Parfrey, MB, BCh, MD, MRCP, FRCPC, Brendan J. Barrett, MB, MSc, FRCPC, David N. Churchill, BSc, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, DABIM, and Christine Y. Way, BN, BA, MSc(A), PhD

Continuing Education Series

  • Should statins be used to prevent cardiovascular disease in patients on hemodialysis?
    By Sannifer Hoi, PharmD student, and Marisa Battistella, BScPhm, PharmD, ACPR

 

January - March 2014 V24-1

Featured Articles

  • Quality of life in end stage renal disease: A concept analysis [Read Abstract]
    By Julie Émelie Boudreau, RN, MN, CNeph(C), and Anik Dubé, PhD(c), RN
  • Satellite hemodialysis services for patients with end stage renal disease [Read Abstract]
    By Kathy Organ, RN, BN, MN, and Sandra MacDonald, RN, BN, MN, PhD

Continuing Education Series

  • Dosing chemotherapy agents in hemodialysis—A focus on multiple myeloma
    By Rachel Runnels, BScPhm student, Karen Cameron, BScPhm, ACPR, CGP, Pamela Ng, BScPhm, and Marisa Battistella, BScPhm, PharmD