#285 Global Kidney Academy (GKA) Nephrology Online Courses (NOC) program Feb.07.2014
#283 The 14th Asian Pacific Congress of Nephrology (APCN 2014) Sep.26.2013
#281 ISN's Nexus Symposium 2014 Sep.18.2013
Issue 7,2010 [September, 2010] I strongly encourage the readers of Nephron Digest to engage in a dialogue by emailing me to discuss issues of global nephrological interest. These would be addressed by expert members of the editorial board of Nephron. Also readers are encouraged to request topics that they would like to be updated upon through the Mini Review series of Nephron Clinical Practice. Professor Meguid El Nahas, PhD, FRCP Editor, Nephron Clinical Practice firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Digest of issue 116/4/2010 Hypertension: Detection and Management in South Africa (B. Rayner, South Africa; Nephron Clin Pract 2010;116:c269-c273). This mini review comprehensively discusses issues related to the detection/management of hypertension (HTN) in South Africa. It has been argued that in Africa, the best cure for HTN is prevention. In this context, Rayner singles out reduction in salt intake. A recent publication on the burden of HTN in rural su...