Chronic Kidney Disease

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Study finds link between pregnancy-related diabetes and increased risk for CKD

May 23, 2018
In the Journals

Study links frequency of laboratory testing with mortality, hospitalization in patients with ESRD

May 23, 2018
According to a study published in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, patients with chronic kidney disease who underwent more frequent laboratory testing experienced…
In the Journals

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

May 22, 2018
According to a study published in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, patients with chronic kidney disease spend a longer period of time in…
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…
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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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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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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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