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Patients employed 6 months before dialysis have lower mortality, more transplants

June 25, 2019
Perspective

AbbVie to acquire Allergan for $63 billion

June 25, 2019
Allergan will be acquired by AbbVie for approximately $63 billion in cash and stock, the two companies announced in a press release. Under a definitive transaction…
In the Journals

Hospital readmissions underreported, higher for Medicare Advantage vs. traditional Medicare

June 24, 2019
Medicare Advantage beneficiaries had higher 30-day readmission rates than traditional Medicare beneficiaries, and these admissions may be underreported, according to a…
Breaking News

Trump issues executive order to make health care costs more affordable, transparent

June 24, 2019
President Donald J. Trump issued what he called a “groundbreaking” executive order Monday afternoon that seeks to make certain health care prices more…
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X-linked Hypophosphatemia: Integrating New Evidence to Optimize Diagnosis and Treatment

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Ultragenyx.

X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) is a rare hereditary form of non-nutritional rickets that does not respond to vitamin D…
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Feature Article

A Framework for Approaching Refractory Hypocalcemia in Children

Pediatric Annals, May 2019, Volume 48 Issue 5
Hypocalcemia is a potentially fatal electrolyte imbalance with complications that include seizures, tetany, prolonged…
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Preventing Medical Errors for Clinical Health Professionals

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This educational monograph addresses the identification, reporting, monitoring and reduction of medical error. It is…
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American Transplant Congress

American Transplant Congress