Artificial Kidney

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FDA grants breakthrough designation for wearable PD device

January 9, 2019

Latest generation of the artificial wearable kidney is focused on quality of life

October 17, 2018
A third-generation artificial kidney has the potential to provide unprecedented wearability and convenience, enable freedom from phosphate binders and excessive dietary…
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Third-generation wearable artificial kidney will be lighter, more discrete

March 6, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. — Using the Helmeier’s Catechism evaluation, Victor Gura, MD, said “what we are trying to do is replace kidney function and we are doing…

Implantable artificial kidney developers working with patients on device development

September 13, 2017
Clinical trials for the implantable artificial kidney haven’t started yet, but the device's developers are already seeking feedback from patients. The device…
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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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Health Literacy: A Long Journey to Brazilian Health Practices

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Summer 2018, Volume 2 Issue 3
Studying health literacy was a turning point in my journey as a researcher and health professional. It happened during…
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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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