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Study: Short supply of centers impacts transplant rates for veterans

July 18, 2018
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Transplantation of HCV-infected kidney reduces cost, improves life expectancy in HCV patients

July 9, 2018
Kidney transplant with a kidney infected with hepatitis C virus, followed by treatment for the hepatitis C, was effective and reduced costs compared with transplant with…

House committee to add language allowing organ donation as part of family leave

July 3, 2018
The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations will include language to clarify that living organ donors can take-time off from work using the Family and…
Transplantation

Will the proposed PATIENTS Act limit access to transplantation?

Nephrology News & Issues, July 2018
Editor’s Note: The American Society of Transplantation has expressed opposition to the Dialysis Patient Access to Integrated-care, Empowerment, Nephrologists and…
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Preventing Medical Errors for Clinical Health Professionals

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Discussing end of life issues and palliative care options with patients who have life-limiting illnesses is…
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Pediatric Nephrolithiasis: A Review

Pediatric Annals, June 2017, Volume 46 Issue 6
The incidence of pediatric nephrolithiasis is on the rise. The composition of kidney stones in children is different…
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Toward the Individualization of Treatment for Patients with Hyponatremia

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.

Hyponatremia is the most common electrolyte imbalance observed in patients, occurring in up to 30% of hospitalizations…
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