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Medical complications, frailty may increase rate of withdrawal from hemodialysis before death

August 24, 2018
In the Journals

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…
In the Journals

Seniors undergoing hemodialysis at high risk for dementia, Alzheimer’s

August 9, 2018
Older patients are at a high risk for developing dementia and Alzheimer’s disease after initiation of hemodialysis, according to new research appearing in the…
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Improving PD delivery, outcomes depends on program size, other factors

Nephrology News & Issues, August 2018
Martin Schreiber, MD
“We cannot change what we are not aware of, and once we are aware, we cannot help but change.” – Sheryl Sandberg Can we expect to lower the…
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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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CME

Urinalysis Interpretation for Pediatricians

Pediatric Annals, March 2013, Volume 42 Issue 3
CME Educational Objectives 1. Cost-effectively evaluate microscopic hematuria and proteinuria. 2. Recognize important…
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HIV Curbside Consults – Volume II: HIV Treatment in Patients with Comorbidities

This activity is supported by an educational grant from ViiV Healthcare.

In this case-based video, Eric S. Daar, MD and Paul E. Sax, MD discuss the management of an older man with long-term…
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