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VIDEO: Sodium zirconium cyclosilicate seen as efficacious, safe for treatment of hyperkalemia

November 8, 2018
In the Journals

Study finds additional doses of oxycodone are not needed in patients with ESRD

September 17, 2018
Investigators found oxycodone is removed during hemodialysis. However, not enough is removed to require additional dosing in patients with ESRD. According to findings…
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Study assesses impact of inflammation, malnutrition on survival of patients with ESRD

August 31, 2018
When presented together, malnutrition, fluid overload and resulting inflammation can have a detrimental effect on survival among patients with ESRD, according to a study…

Study finds 24-hour urine phosphorus is unrelated to dietary phosphorus intake in patients with CKD

July 30, 2018
Among patients with moderate CKD on a tightly controlled dietary intake, 24-hour urine phosphorus was highly variable and unrelated to dietary phosphorus intake or…
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Pain Management Update

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This course is designed to provide healthcare professionals with information on pain including the physiology and types…
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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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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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