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Telehealth device to detect thrombosis among winners of KidneyX competition

Telehealth device to detect thrombosis among winners of KidneyX competition
July 12, 2019
Meeting News

Revised KDOQI guidelines call for matching vascular access type with modality choice, patient goals

May 13, 2019
BOSTON — Revisions to guidelines for vascular access placement in the patient with ESKD – the first in 10 years – place a greater emphasis on matching…
Meeting News

LOCK-IT-100 trial: Neutrolin safe, effective to reduce catheter-related bloodstream infections

May 10, 2019
BOSTON — Neutrolin, an investigational new drug containing taurolidine, was shown to reduce catheter-related bloodstream infections among patients with ESRD who…
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New approach needed to evaluate vascular access options

April 22, 2019
When it comes to selecting a vascular access type for a patient with late-stage CKD or ESKD, the arteriovenous fistula, once labelled the ‘gold standard’…
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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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CME Article

Facing Diabetes: A Guide for Psychiatric Providers

Psychiatric Annals, February 2019, Volume 49 Issue 2
Chronic medical conditions, such as diabetes mellitus, are often closely intertwined with psychiatric disorders…
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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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