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Nurses look at challenges, opportunities of Advancing American Kidney Health

Nurses look at challenges, opportunities of Advancing American Kidney Health
October 14, 2019

California governor signs bill to restrict dialysis profits

October 14, 2019
California Governor Gavin Newsom signed legislation yesterday that will restrict the amount of money dialysis providers and drug rehabilitation centers can charge group…
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CMS pushing changes for transplant centers to meet Advancing American Kidney Health goals

October 13, 2019
SAN DIEGO — While the executive order signed by president Donald J. Trump last July to set new goals for increasing transplant rates has garnered most of the…
Meeting News

Practitioners review steps to reduce the risk of gout in patients with CKD

October 13, 2019
SAN DIEGO — Once the parade of sharp crystals formed by uric acid start their march through the blood stream and emit their prickly pain to the body’s…
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Preventing Medical Errors for Clinical Health Professionals

No commercial support for this activity.

This educational monograph addresses the identification, reporting, monitoring and reduction of medical error. It is…
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Perception Versus Reality: The Use of Teach Back by Medical Residents

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Spring 2019, Volume 3 Issue 2
Health care providers (HCPs) may ask patients if they understand their diagnosis or instructions during clinic visits;…
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Risky Business: Prophylaxis and Treatment of Cytomegalovirus in the Transplantation Setting

This activity is supported by educational grants from Merck & Co., Inc. and Shire.

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a common herpes virus that affects 50% to 80% of the US population. Disease from reactivation…
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