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738-B Puliakulam Road
Near Lakshmi Mills
Coimbatore 641 045
Tamil Nadu
Nephrology for the Paediatricians
CME on 20th March 2011, Sunday

We are organizing a Continuing Medical Education Program in Nephrology for the Paediatricians. This program will cover the following topics:

  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Acute Nephritis
  • Urinary Tract Infection

The program will be in the form of short lectures (10mts. each), illustrative case presentations and interactive discussions.

The following faculty will take part in the program.

  • Dr. R. Kishore Phadke, Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist,

St. John’s Hospital & Medical College, Bengaluru.

  • Dr. K.S. Ramalingam, Chief Nephrologist,

Coimbatore Kidney Centre, Coimbatore.

  • Dr. Damodaran Pachaiappan, Consultant Nephrologist,

Coimbatore Kidney Centre, Coimbatore.

  • Dr. Jansi Ramalingam, Renal Pathologist

Coimbatore Kidney Centre, Coimbatore.

  • Dr. R. Subha, Renal Pathologist

Coimbatore Kidney Centre, Coimbatore.

If you are interested in attending this, please send us back the enclosed reply card to get registered. We will communicate to you and send you the pre-meeting literature. There is no registration fee.

  • CME on 20th March 2011, Sunday
  • Time 11.00a.m. – 3.30 p.m.
  • Venue : Coimbatore Kidney centre, Coimbatore.
  • Call 97518 77382 to register (if you lose the enclosed postcard )



10.30 to 11.00 High Tea

11.00 to 11.05 Introduction;

11.05 to 11.15 Nephrotic syndrome; Dr. Kishore Phadke

11.15 o 12.15 Nephrotic Syndrome Discussion


12.15 to 12.25 Acute Nephritis Dr. Damodaran Pachaiappan

12.25 to 01.10 Acute Nephritis Discussion

1.10 to 1.20 UTI Dr. Kishore Phadke

1.20 to 2.05 UTI - Management Discussion

2.05 to 2.15 Concluding remarks

2.15 - Lunch

Why should you attend this?

There are many advances in understanding and management of these diseases. You will come to know of them when you attend this meeting.

For example you will find answers to the following questions:

  • Your patient with suspected UTI has 4 plus albuminuria – What to do?

  • Your patient on steroid, for nephrotic syndrome has to have polio drops and other immunizations. What to do?
  • Your patient with Acute Nephritis has become better but microscopic haematuria is persisting. What is to be done?

  • Parents of a child with nephrotic syndrome ask you “Will our next child also have this” ?

  • Can you prescribe steroid to patients with acute nephritis?
  • Should you give antibiotic to all children with acute nephritis?

  • Should you investigate all children thoroughly after the first episode of UTI?
  • Any new drug for nephrotic syndrome?

  • When to biopsy children with acute nephritis, nephrotic syndrome?
  • Which UTI patient should I refer to nephrologist/Urologist?

You will find practical guidelines to treat your patients with the above mentioned diseases.

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