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Dialysis initiation in nursing home residents offers poor outcomes and opportunities

March 8, 2018
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Combining hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis therapy offers improved outcomes

March 7, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. — Patients treated with combined hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis from the start of renal replacement therapy showed advantages over patients
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Novel solution for dialysis plastic waste

March 6, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. – “The addition of dialysis plastic waste to concrete leads to significant improvement in some characteristics of concrete and will lead to the…

The importance of kidney disease education during the transition to ESRD

January 26, 2018
Every day, patients with late-stage chronic kidney disease or end-stage renal disease and their families must make important decisions about issues that could impact…
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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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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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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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VIDEO: Social media is a ‘win’ for kidney patients, professionals

March 17, 2018
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