EM1906I "Kidney Stones 2019: Epidemiology, Clinical Pathophysiology, and Treatment" (IM GR-062819)
Unraveling the underlying pathophysiologic mechanisms of hyperoxaluria and low urinary pH in the pathogenesis of calcium oxalate and uric acid kidney stone disease. Exploring novel countermeasures to reduce the risk of kidney stones.
UT Southwestern faculty, fellows, residents and medical students, community physicians, nurse clinicians, physician assistants and nurses.
At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:
- Understand the prevalence of kidney stone disease
- Unravel the underlying pathophysiologic mechanisms of calcium oxalate and uric acid kidney stone disease
- Define novel therapeutic approaches for the treatment of calcium oxalate and uric acid stones.
Khashayar Sakhaee, M.D.
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Chief, Division of Mineral Metabolism
- 1.00 AMA