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March 16, 2020

#199 NephMadness: Hyperkalemia, Diet, K+ Binders, Exercise

@kidney_boy and friends school us on hyperkalemia in CKD  NephMadness 2020 is here! Listen as Dr. Ryann Sohaney (@ryannsohaney), Dr....
January 27, 2020

#192 Dialysis for the Internist with Joel Topf MD

Management of end stage renal disease in primary care Kidney Boy Returns! Compare the types of dialysis, learn how nephrologists...
January 13, 2020

REBOOT: Hyperkalemia Master Class with Joel Topf MD – #137

Deconstruct the pathophysiology and management of hyperkalemia REBOOT: Hyperkalemia, a Curbsiders classic with a fresh intro by Hannah Abrams @hannahRabrams...
September 2, 2019

#170 Hypernatremia is Easy with Joel Topf MD

The Salt Whisper, @kidney_boy, returns to deconstruct hypernatremia Solve hypernatremia with tips and tactics from Dr. Joel Topf, MD (@kidney_boy),...
April 29, 2019

#148 Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Become a Prostate Pro with Dr. Adam Reese MD This week we narrow in on the enlarging prostate and decipher...
April 1, 2019

#146 NephMadness: Pain Meds in Chronic Kidney Disease

In kidney disease, choosing an analgesic can be a real pain The use of pain meds in CKD (chronic kidney...
March 25, 2019

#145 NephMadness: Hepatorenal Syndrome vs AKI

How to approach acute kidney injury in patients with cirrhosis Does your sympathetic nervous system get activated when you notice...
March 18, 2019

#144 NephMadness: Inpatient Hypertension

“As needed” Hypertension Treatment and Peri-operative ACE-inhibitors Inpatient hypertension is tricky. What’s the best way to answer those overnight nursing...
March 15, 2019

#143 NephMadness: Fluid Wars

The ultimate showdown between Normal Saline and Lactated Ringers. (Oh hey albumin, didn’t see you over there.) The battle over...
March 4, 2019

Diuretics, leg cramps, and resistant hypertension (Reboot)

Classic episode with a fresh intro featuring Joel Topf MD Listen to our first ever discussion with @kidney_boy, Joel Topf...
January 28, 2019

#137 Hyperkalemia Master Class with Joel Topf MD

Master the management of hyperkalemia with tools, tips and tactics from @kidney_boy, Joel Topf MD, Chief of Nephrology @KashlakHospital. We...
January 7, 2019

#134 UTI, Delirium and Voltaire. Does odor matter?

Stop Overdiagnosis and Overprescribing Antibiotics for “UTI” Disclaimer / Apology Our hosts and Dr Finucane cannot claim first hand knowledge...
July 16, 2018

#104: Renal tubular acidosis with Kidney Boy, Joel Topf MD

Renal tubular acidosis aka RTA deconstructed by @Kidney_Boy, Joel Topf MD, Chief of Nephrology at Kashlak Memorial Hospital. We review...
March 26, 2018

#88: Acid base, boy bands, and grandfather clocks with Joel Topf MD

Dominate acid-base disturbances with the wisdom of @kidney_boy aka Joel Topf, MD, Chief of Nephrology at Kashlak Memorial Hospital.  Master...
November 27, 2017

#69 CKD: Prescribing Do’s and Don’ts with @kidney_boy, Joel Topf

Flush away your bad prescribing habits in chronic kidney disease with tips from @kidney_boy, Joel Topf, MD Salt Whisperer and...
November 13, 2017

#67: Chronic Kidney Disease Pearls with @kidney_boy, Joel Topf

Take control of chronic kidney disease with tools, and tips from @kidney_boy, Joel Topf, MD Salt Whisperer and Chief of...
August 21, 2017

#53: Urinary Incontinence: Tips and strategies to stay dry.

Urinary Incontinence: Tips to stay dry. Get control of urinary incontinence with tips from Internist and Women’s Health Specialist, Dr....
July 17, 2017

#48: Hyponatremia Deconstructed

Step up your salt game. We deconstruct hyponatremia with our Chief of Nephrology, Dr. Joel Topf aka @kidney_boy aka The...
March 20, 2017

#31 Diuretics, leg cramps, and resistant hypertension with The Salt Whisperer

Dominate leg cramps, diuretic therapy, and resistant hypertension. Our guest, Dr. Joel Topf, is a clinical nephrologist, pioneer in the...

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