Annual Dialysis Conference

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Top stories from the 2019 Annual Dialysis Conference

April 5, 2019
DALLAS — Nephrology News & Issues has compiled the top five stories from our live coverage of the Annual Dialysis Conference in March…
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As patients with hemodialysis catheters shower against instruction, researchers call for new protocols

April 4, 2019
DALLAS — While patients on hemodialysis are often instructed to avoid showering or bathing with catheters, many patients do so anyway and…
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ADC keynote: Big data in ESRD can be used to improve outcomes, but ties to policy may be troublesome

March 29, 2019
DALLAS — The complexity of treating kidney disease and debate in the early days of the ESRD program regarding concerns about high mortality…
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Children on hemodialysis show greater improvements in quality of life post-transplant than those on PD

March 26, 2019
DALLAS — Following kidney transplant, children with ESRD who were on hemodialysis showed greater improvements in quality of life scores than…
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Recommended intraperitoneal vancomycin dosing seen as too high for children with PD-associated peritonitis

March 25, 2019
DALLAS — The current recommended dosing of intraperitoneal vancomycin for PD- associated peritonitis, as indicated by the International Society…
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Variety of factors influence long-term catheter outcomes in children on hemodialysis

March 21, 2019
DALLAS — The long-term outcomes and complications of tunneled hemodialysis access in children with ESRD depend on a variety of factors, with…
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Music therapy may benefit children on hemodialysis

March 21, 2019
DALLAS — Music therapy helped children in a hemodialysis unit achieve a variety of goals and evoked a positive response from patients, family…
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Study shows ferric pyrophosphate citrate can be successfully delivered via PD dialysate

March 20, 2019
DALLAS — A study shows that ferric pyrophosphate citrate administered via intraperitoneal delivery can successfully meet iron requirements for…
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When utilized, education about modalities led more patients to home dialysis

March 20, 2019
DALLAS — The Kidney Disease Education Benefit, introduced in 2010, has information that can help patients with CKD decide about treatment…
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Dialysis machines designed specifically for children are needed to prevent adverse effects

March 19, 2019
DALLAS — After an infant developed cyanosis and bradycardia during hemodialysis, researchers concluded that currently available dialysis…

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Annual Dialysis Conference

February 8, 2020 - February 11, 2020