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OLYMPUS trial shows advantages of roxadustat vs placebo for increasing hemoglobin

OLYMPUS trial shows advantages of roxadustat vs placebo for increasing hemoglobin
November 15, 2019
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Roxadustat shows greater hemoglobin gains compared to epoetin alfa for ESKD

November 15, 2019
WASHINGTON — Data presented here from the ROCKIES phase 3 trial showed use of the investigational hypoxia-inducible factor prolyl hydroxylase inhibitor drug…

NKF poll: Almost half of Americans unaware of link between diabetes and increased kidney failure risk

November 14, 2019
Results from an online survey indicated many Americans are not aware of the association between kidney disease and diabetes. The survey, conducted by The Harris Poll…
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Terlipressin demonstrates ‘major advance’ in hepatorenal syndrome treatment

November 12, 2019
BOSTON — In this exclusive video from The Liver Meeting 2019, Arun Sanyal, MD, professor of medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University, discusses results of the…
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Ace the Case: A 78-Year-Old Man With Acute Onset of Right Ankle Pain and Swelling

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This educational activity will utilize a case study to discuss the diagnosis and management of a 78-year-old man…
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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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