Artificial Kidney

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Third-generation wearable artificial kidney will be lighter, more discrete

March 6, 2018

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…

Creating a wearable artificial kidney: A difficult but necessary goal

April 21, 2017
ORLANDO, Fla.­­­­­ ­– “Dialysis is a promise unfulfilled,” said Jonathan Himmelfarb, MD, director of the Kidney Research…

Is a backpack a better design for a wearable artificial kidney than a belt?

November 21, 2016
An abstract presented at the American Society of Nephrology’s 2016 Kidney Week suggests that a backpack-like wearable artificial kidney (WAK) device, with rear…
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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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CME

A Review of Guidelines for Urinary Tract Infections in Children Younger than 2 Years

Pediatric Annals, March 2013, Volume 42 Issue 3
CME Educational Objectives   1. Review recent guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of urinary tract infections…
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Preventing Medical Errors for Clinical Health Professionals

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Discussing end of life issues and palliative care options with patients who have life-limiting illnesses is…
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