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Joel Topf
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Winning the Robert Narins Award
The Award Saturday November 4, 2017 I accepted the Robert Narrns Award from the ASN. This is the highest honor I could ever receive for the work that I have done in medical education. Here is how ASN describes the award: The Robert G. Narins Award honors in...
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Site improvement
If you have been annoyed at all of the broken links at PBFluids. My apologies. Blogger doesn't host any files so to use them you need to host elsewhere. For this reason alone I recommend WordPress or SquareSpace for people who want to start blogging. Tonigh...
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Fuck you Wikipedia
The Wikipedia entry for Journal Club used to have a comprehensive list of Twitter-based Journal Clubs. It looked like this I went to add another journal club to the list yesterday (hello Journal of Hospital Medicine and #JHMChat) and it was gone. I went int...
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Using visual abstracts in presentations
This past Saturday I gave a talk at the ACP of Michigan on SGLT2 inhibitors. The talk went well, except my HDMI to thunderbolt converter failed in a big way and I had to export the presentation to Powerpoint and run it off a Windows Machine. Yuck. I used vi...
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Things I want to write about eventually: Exercise induced rhabdomyolysis
Exertional Rhabdomyolysis during a 246-km Continuous Running Race SKENDERI, K. P., S. A. KAVOURAS, C. A. ANASTASIOU, N. YIANNAKOURIS and A. MATALAS. Exertional Rhabdomyolysis during a 246-km Continuous Running Race. Med. Sci. Sports Exerc., Vol. 38, No. 6, ...
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Get the NephRUN T-shirt While Fighting Multiple Myeloma
This tweet has taken off. What do you call a nephrologists who likes to go jogging? A Nephrun. pic.twitter.com/51pGZ0vQJh — Joel Topf, MD FACP (@kidney_boy) October 3, 2017 A few people have expressed an interest in getting one for themselves. Okay, I'm a r...
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Nice of the Lancet to make this available as a full text article
Review of Gemcitabin (Gemzar) induced TTP Link .
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Nice of the Lancet to make this available as a full text article
Review of Gemcitabin (Gemzar) induced TTP Link .
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Have a nephrology question? #AskRenal to the rescue.
A couple of days ago, this came across my notifications Prolonged OTC ingestion of sodium bicarbonate causing extremely low K+ (<1.5) Any ideas as to the mechanism? @kidney_boy #askrenal — Morgan (@Morgansb) September 27, 2017 The answer came quick. How doe...
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The beautiful #VisualAbstracts of the NEJM
This summer (I think) the NEJM began publishing visual abstracts on their twitter feed. Curiously, I was unable to find them on the page of the article that the visual abstracts references, or in the list of media types that you can search for. The figure l...
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