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Citing ‘methodological concerns,’ MedPAC advises CMS not to launch ESRD Treatment Choices payment model

September 18, 2019

Global kidney care manufacturers shift focus in wake of Advancing American Kidney Health

September 12, 2019
Advancing American Kidney Health, an executive order signed by President Donald J. Trump in July, has the goals of reducing the number of Americans developing ESRD by…

ESCO demonstration shows reduction in hospitalizations, more dialysis sessions

September 11, 2019
A new report on the second performance year of the Comprehensive End-Stage Renal Disease Care Model shows improvements in patient outcomes, including reduced…

California Senate passes bill that would restrict dialysis profits

September 10, 2019
Despite 52 amendments added to the legislation just last week, the California Senate voted 21-19 on Sept. 9 to accept the changes and approve A.B. 290, a bill aimed at…
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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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Special Issue Article

Acute Kidney Injury in Hospitalized Pediatric Patients

Pediatric Annals, July 2018, Volume 47 Issue 7
Acute kidney injury (AKI) is pervasive, affecting a significant proportion of critically ill and noncritically ill…
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Ace the Case: A 78-Year-Old Man With Acute Onset of Right Ankle Pain and Swelling

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This educational activity will utilize a case study to discuss the diagnosis and management of a 78-year-old man…
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