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Ellipsys access device receives Medicare reimbursement code

November 30, 2018
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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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Insurance-related disparities in dialysis linked with risk of vascular access infections

November 1, 2018
According to recently published results, insurance-related disparities in the use of arteriovenous fistulas and grafts in patients who underwent dialysis continued…
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Utilization of arteriovenous grafts secondary to fistula failure in patients on dialysis

Nephrology News & Issues, September 2018
Maliha Ahmed, DO; Nicole Evans, MD; Sandeep Aggarwal, MD; Shamik Bhadra, MD; Ziauddin Ahmed, MD
Improvement of the clinical practice guidelines for chronic hemodialysis patients has become a priority for CMS.1,2 The use of an arteriovenous fistula has become…
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Preventing Medical Errors for Clinical Health Professionals

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This educational monograph addresses the identification, reporting, monitoring and reduction of medical error. It is…
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Health Literacy and Power

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Summer 2018, Volume 2 Issue 3
Ultimately, the goal of the field of health literacy and the purpose of HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice is…
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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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