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AKF summit seeks to improve diagnosis of underlying causes of kidney diseases

AKF summit seeks to improve diagnosis of underlying causes of kidney diseases
January 27, 2020
In the Journals

Article identifies solutions to increase PD use in the United States

January 21, 2020
In an editorial, researchers proposed potential solutions to increase peritoneal dialysis use in the United States that focused on social/educational, clinical and…

Survey reveals minority patient opinions about clinical trial participation

January 17, 2020
Antidote Technologies — in partnership with a variety of organizations, including the American Kidney Fund — conducted a survey that revealed the motivations…

Strive, SSM Health to focus on early intervention for CKD

January 17, 2020
Health care provider SSM Health has contracted with Strive Health to operate new chronic kidney disease clinics that use a value-based care model aimed at improving…
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Perception Versus Reality: The Use of Teach Back by Medical Residents

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Spring 2019, Volume 3 Issue 2
Health care providers (HCPs) may ask patients if they understand their diagnosis or instructions during clinic visits;…
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