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Health behavior patterns impact clinical outcomes in patients with CKD

January 18, 2019
In the Journals

Physical function scores lower after patients on home dialysis switch to in-center care

January 18, 2019
Patients with kidney disease who changed from home dialysis to in-center care showed lower quality of life scores for physical function over time, according to a…
In the Journals

Patients with CKD, diabetes mellitus at no greater cardiorenal risk than patients without diabetes

January 16, 2019
Patients with non-proteinuric diabetes mellitus and chronic kidney disease are not at greater risk for cardiorenal syndrome compared to patients with CKD and no…

US Renal Data System marks 30 years of tracking kidney disease statistics

January 11, 2019
After nearly 15 years of a gradual drop in the mortality rate among patients on dialysis, there has been a leveling off, or lack of improvement, in reducing the death…
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Ace the Case: A 54-Year-Old Man Presents With Persistent Nausea and Vomiting Following First Cycle of Combination Chemotherapy

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This educational activity will discuss the diagnosis and management of a 54-year-old man who presents with persistent…
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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: Cause of readmission closely related to cause of index hospitalization

October 27, 2018
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