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Diabetes self-management strategies decreased fall-risk, injuries in patients with CKD

Diabetes self-management strategies decreased fall-risk, injuries in patients with CKD
May 21, 2019
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VIDEO: Model predicts time to ESRD for patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease

May 20, 2019
BOSTON — At the National Kidney Foundation’s 2019 Spring Clinical Meetings, Gregory Mader, PhD, a senior research health economist from RTI Health
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Urinary cytokine levels may be effective diagnostic biomarkers for acute interstitial nephritis

May 16, 2019
Researchers found patients who were diagnosed with acute interstitial nephritis had higher levels of urinary TNF-alpha and interleukin-9, which suggests that testing…
FDA News

FDA approves Bavencio-Inlyta combination for advanced renal cell carcinoma

May 15, 2019
The FDA approved avelumab in combination with axitinib for first-line treatment of patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma. Avelumab (Bavencio; EMD Serono, Pfizer)…
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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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Health Literacy and Medication Management in Chronic Kidney Disease

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Summer 2017, Volume 1 Issue 3
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is the progressive decline of kidney function, which may eventually lead to kidney failure…
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X-linked Hypophosphatemia: Integrating New Evidence to Optimize Diagnosis and Treatment

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X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) is a rare hereditary form of non-nutritional rickets that does not respond to vitamin D…
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