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Diabetes self-management strategies decreased fall-risk, injuries in patients with CKD

Diabetes self-management strategies decreased fall-risk, injuries in patients with CKD
May 21, 2019

Choice of transplant drugs remains intact after Medicare Part D formulary update

May 17, 2019
CMS issued a final rule on May 16 that will continue to allow, at least for now, transplant physicians to prescribe most anti-rejection transplant drugs through the…
In the Journals

Urinary cytokine levels may be effective diagnostic biomarkers for acute interstitial nephritis

May 16, 2019
Researchers found patients who were diagnosed with acute interstitial nephritis had higher levels of urinary TNF-alpha and interleukin-9, which suggests that testing…
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Low socioeconomic status and associated stress contribute to weight gain in kidney transplant recipients

May 15, 2019
BOSTON — Kidney transplant recipients from underserved communities have limited access to healthy foods and high levels of stress and anxiety, which contribute to…
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CNE CE

Fit to Perform: Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace

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Four vignettes will be presented reflecting employee experiences with unsatisfactory job performance due to substance…
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GI Bookshelf

Question 28: I Have A Patient With Biliary-Type Pain, But No Other Evidence Of Bile Duct Disease (Normal Diameter Duct On Ultrasound, Normal Liver Function Tests). How Should Such A Patient Be Managed?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Longino discusses need for patient-centered kidney disease care

May 7, 2019
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