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Variety of factors influence long-term catheter outcomes in children on hemodialysis

Variety of factors influence long-term catheter outcomes in children on hemodialysis
March 21, 2019

Laminate Medical receives $12 million in additional investment for VasQ device

February 6, 2019
Israeli company Laminate Medical Technologies has secured $12 million to support development of its vascular support device. The investment round included Asahi Kasei, a…

Ellipsys access device receives Medicare reimbursement code

November 30, 2018
CMS has approved a separate reimbursement code for the Ellipsys Vascular Access System, which is made by Avenu Medical Inc. The device, which received FDA approval in…
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VIDEO: Presenter discusses trials to evaluate safety, efficacy of ALLN-177 for hyperoxaluria

November 5, 2018
SAN DIEGO — At ASN Kidney Week 2018, Annamaria T. Kausz, MD, MS, discussed two phase III trials that evaluated the safety and efficacy of ALLN-177 in patients…
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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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A Review of Guidelines for Urinary Tract Infections in Children Younger than 2 Years

Pediatric Annals, March 2013, Volume 42 Issue 3
CME Educational Objectives   1. Review recent guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of urinary tract infections…
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X-linked Hypophosphatemia: Integrating New Evidence to Optimize Diagnosis and Treatment

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Ultragenyx.

X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) is a rare hereditary form of non-nutritional rickets that does not respond to vitamin D…
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