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Speaker highlights importance of tracking equity, disparities in transplantation access

Speaker highlights importance of tracking equity, disparities in transplantation access
March 6, 2020

Senate bill would extend immunosuppressive drug coverage

February 28, 2020
U.S. Sens. Bill Cassidy, MD, R-La., and Dick Durbin, D-Ill., introduced legislation on Feb. 28 that would extend immunosuppressive drug coverage for Medicare patients…
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Nephrologists debate Advancing American Kidney Health goal for home dialysis

February 21, 2020
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Advancing American Kidney Health goal of placing 50% of new patients who need renal replacement therapy on home dialysis by 2025 is…
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ED visits for dialysis by uninsured patients contribute to system burden

February 19, 2020
Uninsured patients with ESRD who visited Texas emergency departments for hemodialysis treatments contributed to high hospital costs and increased strain on the health…
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A Linguistic Analysis of Health Literacy Demands of Chronic Kidney Disease Patient Education Materials

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Winter 2018, Volume 2 Issue 1
Instruments to assess the quality and comprehensibility of printed patient education materials may lack proper…
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