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Benefits of More Frequent Dialysis
9-minute video from Home Dialyzors United (HDU). HDU's letter to CGS Medicare Administrative Contractors. Website www.stopthemacs.com.
Low-Intensity Exercise Improves Efficiency of Dialysis, Study Finds
Article from Medical Xpress. Free, full-text, e-First brief communication from Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism.
State Kidney Programs Provide Valuable Help to Those with Kidney Disease
Posting from the KidneyViews blog.
Save the Date! World Kidney Day March 8th 2018 “Kidneys and Women’s Health: Include, Value, Empower”
Notice from The Renal Association.
Vote: "Top Nephrology-Related Stories of the Year"
Posting from the Nephrology Journal Club.
Postings from the Dialysis from the Sharp End of the Needle Blog:
ASERTAA: Towards Optimizing Tacrolimus-based Immunosuppression in African American Kidney Transplant Recipients
Posting from the AJKD blog.
Augmented Nurse Care Management in CKD Stages 4 to 5
(Registration required, but free.) Free, full-text article from American Journal of Kidney Diseases via Medscape Nephrology.
Outcomes of Donation after Circulatory Death Kidneys Undergoing Hypothermic Machine Perfusion Following Static Cold Storage: A UK Population-based Cohort Study
Early View abstract from American Journal of Transplantation.
Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome: A Meta-Analysis of Case Reports Confirms the Prevalence of Genetic Mutations and the Shift of Treatment Regimens
Early View abstract from Therapeutic Apheresis and Dialysis.
New Chronic Kidney Disease Audit Published
Press release from London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.
More Intense Treatment, Worse Quality of Life in Diabetes
Article from Renal & Urology News.
European Committee Backs Novo Nordisk's Once-Weekly Type 2 Diabetes Therapy
Nephro-Cardiology 2018 Symposium
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Researchers Find Racial Disparities in Intensity of Care at the End of Life
Press release from Mount Sinai School of Medicine.
Coping with a Nursing Shortage That Will Only Get Worse
Article from Healthcare Finance.
Medicare Fails To Recover Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars In Lab Overcharges
Article from Kaiser Health News.

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