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Study examines adverse psychosocial effects postdonation among living donors

June 15, 2018
In the Journals

New study suggests ‘Right to Try’ may undo efforts on patient safety

June 15, 2018
The balance between investigational new drug access and protection of patients from therapies without established safety the FDA built during the past 20 years could be…
In the JournalsPerspective

ESRD payment bundle linked to reductions in vitamin D prescriptions

June 15, 2018
Changes made in the Medicare payment methodology for dialysis care in 2011 that bundled prescription drugs and treatment payment resulted in both a drop in initiation…
In the Journals

Study uncovers insights on nephrotic syndrome

June 14, 2018
Research that will appear in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology provided insights on the genetics underlying nephrotic syndrome in children and could…
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CME

Toward the Individualization of Treatment for Patients with Hyponatremia

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.

Hyponatremia is the most common electrolyte imbalance observed in patients, occurring in up to 30% of hospitalizations…
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Original Research-QualitativeOpen Access

A Linguistic Analysis of Health Literacy Demands of Chronic Kidney Disease Patient Education Materials

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Winter 2018, Volume 2 Issue 1
Instruments to assess the quality and comprehensibility of printed patient education materials may lack proper…
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CME CNE CE CPE

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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