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Table 2 Perceived needs assessment for the 2016 CSN AGM

From: Needs assessment: towards a more responsive Canadian Society of Nephrology Annual General Meeting (CSN AGM) program

Rank Topic Votes % of all votes
1 Volume Status and Hypertension in Dialysis 40 23.4
2 Dialysis Access – Infectious Complications (HD and PD) 31 18.0
3 Dialysis Program Administration 30 17.5
4 Cardiovascular Disease in CKD and Dialysis 27 15.8
4 Hemodialysis Access – timing, selection, surveillance, intervention 27 15.8
6 Outcomes in Dialysis including Adequacy and Timing 24 14.0
7 Dialysis Modality Selection 21 12.3
8 Nocturnal/Quotidian Dialysis 20 11.7
9 Exercise/Rehab in CKD and Dialysis 18 10.5
10 Anemia Management in CKD and Dialysis 17 9.9
10 Mineral Metabolism in CKD and Dialysis 17 9.9
12 Nutrition in CKD and Dialysis 15 8.8
13 Metabolic Issues in CKD and Dialysis – lipids, diabetes 12 7.0
14 Psychosocial Issues and Palliative Care in Nephrology 11 6.4
15 OTHER: “PD” 4 2.3
16 OTHER: Acute Dialysis Modality Selection 2 1.8
  1. Chronic dialysis topics