Triumph and tragedy: anemia management in chronic kidney disease.

@article{Novak2008TriumphAT,
  title={Triumph and tragedy: anemia management in chronic kidney disease.},
  author={James E. Novak and Lynda A. Szczech},
  journal={Current opinion in nephrology and hypertension},
  year={2008},
  volume={17 6},
  pages={580-8}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Recent trial data have resulted in a reevaluation of the management of anemia in chronic kidney disease, including the use of erythropoiesis-stimulating agents, intravenous iron, and novel pharmaceuticals. In this review, we evaluate the latest research on anemia management in chronic kidney disease. RECENT FINDINGS Clinical trials of… CONTINUE READING