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Risks outlined for undocumented immigrants who require dialysis during COVID-19 pandemic

May 18, 2020

HHS sends dialysis machines to hospitals with high cases of COVID-19; Fresenius ships equipment from Europe

May 13, 2020
HHS has deployed 50 Tablo portable kidney dialysis machines and supplies to New York City and Long Island ICUs caring for patients with COVID-19 who have also…

NKF: Patients with ESKD may be getting low priority if ventilators need to be rationed

April 14, 2020
The National Kidney Foundation is investigating decisions by some health systems to use state emergency preparedness policies to create protocols that place patients on…
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Speaker: System barriers block Advancing American Kidney Health goal for home dialysis

April 8, 2020
SCOTTSDALE, Arizona — Many barriers stand in the way of decisions regarding home dialysis therapies, but if nephrologists individualize modality options for…
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Neonatal Hypernatremic Dehydration

Pediatric Annals, May 2019, Volume 48 Issue 5
Hypernatremic dehydration in exclusively breast-fed neonates is associated with a free water deficit secondary to…
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