ANN UK – New Association

BRS are pleased to announce the formation of a new organisation the Association of Nephrology Nurses (ANN UK) ANN UK is a non-profit making membership organisation that aims to provide support for registered and non-registered nurses through education, research, evidence-based practice and by setting national standards for nurses working in …

BSH are excited to announce the publication of two new guidelines

BSH Guideline: Investigation and management of a raised serum ferritin Serum ferritin level is one of the most commonly requested investigations in both primary and secondary care. Whilst low serum ferritin levels invariably indicate reduced iron stores, raised serum ferritin levels can be due to multiple different aetiologies, including iron …

British Renal Society statement on the provision of transport for patients requiring haemodialysis treatment:

In response to recent proposals by local commissioners to limit the provision of transport for patients requiring haemodialysis by financial means testing, the British Renal Society and all of its Affiliates have agreed the following statement: Haemodialysis is an essential and life-sustaining therapy for those who require it and the …

NICE guideline on CG169 Acute kidney injury: prevention, detection and management

RE: NICE guideline on CG169 Acute kidney injury: prevention, detection and management After considering the evidence and consulting with experts, NICE have decided to partially update this guideline. Information about the decision has been published on their website. If you have any queries about the update decision, please contact [email protected] Kind …