I. David Weiner, M.D.
Co-holder, C. Craig and Audrae Tisher Chair in Nephrology; Professor of Medicine and Physiology and Functional Genomics; University of Florida College of Medicine
These lecture notes are organized by their expected medical audience. Please click on the link below to be taken to them.
I've also included links to formulas that I find clinically useful in the practice of nephrology.
Formulas important in renal medicine
Potassium helps to decrease blood pressure, and may protect from strokes and from sudden death from a myocardial infarction. The link below provides information on potassium content of many foods. If you have kidney damage, whether from diabetes, high blood pressure or any other cause, check with your doctor before altering your food-related potassium intake.