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Patients spend more time in early stages of CKD than in later stages

Patients spend more time in early stages of CKD than in later stages
May 22, 2018
In the Journals

Physicians report distress, burnout about providing emergency-only dialysis to undocumented immigrants

May 21, 2018
Hospital policies that prevent physicians from providing hemodialysis to undocumented immigrants with end-stage kidney disease except in emergency cases cause physicians…
In the Journals

Survey of nephrology training program indicates most graduates no longer perform kidney biopsies

May 21, 2018
Most graduates from a single military training program who responded to an online survey no longer perform kidney biopsies, according to a study published in the…
Meeting News

RA not a risk factor for CV mortality in ESRD

May 21, 2018
DESTIN, Fla. — Rheumatoid arthritis is not an independent risk factor for cardiovascular mortality in end stage renal disease, according to findings presented that…
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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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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

HIV Curbside Consults – Volume II: HIV Treatment in Patients with Comorbidities

This activity is supported by an educational grant from ViiV Healthcare.

In this case-based video, Eric S. Daar, MD and Paul E. Sax, MD discuss the management of an older man with long-term…
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