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Home hemodialysis centers may impact technique failure, mortality

November 14, 2018
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Study: Propensity scores are useful to control measured confounders

September 25, 2018
Propensity scores are useful in controlling for measured confounding in observational studies of medical treatments or risk factors, but neither propensity score methods…
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Medical complications, frailty may increase rate of withdrawal from hemodialysis before death

August 24, 2018
Recently published results showed medical complications and frailty may be driving factors for the high rate of hemodialysis withdrawals before death found in a single…
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Model predicts antimicrobial stewardship programs may reduce infection, costs in hemodialysis facilities

August 23, 2018
A model on the implementation of an antimicrobial stewardship program in outpatient dialysis facilities predicted a substantial decrease seen in infection caused by…
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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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Pediatric Nephrolithiasis: A Review

Pediatric Annals, June 2017, Volume 46 Issue 6
The incidence of pediatric nephrolithiasis is on the rise. The composition of kidney stones in children is different…
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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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