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Cara Signs $540M Deal with Fresenius and Vifor Pharma To Commercialize Korsuva
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Dear Dialysis Doctor/Team: Please...
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Filling in the Gaps
Free, full-text perspective piece from The Journal of the American Medical Association.

"Until I became a patient, the accumulated burdens of treatment—the costs and paperwork, challenges of dealing with specialty pharmacies, and the reactive approaches to managing adverse effects—that can sap a patient’s will to persevere had escaped my imagination."
A Call for a Systems-Thinking Approach to Medication Adherence—Stop Blaming the Patient
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Overview of Self-Management Resources Used by Canadian Chronic Kidney Disease Clinics: A National Survey
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NIH Halts Large Cardiovascular Inflammation Reduction (CIRT) Trial
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Dialysis versus Medical Management at Different Ages and Levels of Kidney Function in Veterans with Advanced CKD
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Population Health, Ethnicity and Rate of Living Donor Kidney Transplantation
Online First abstract from Transplantation.
Usefulness of Oral Ferric Citrate in Patients With Iron-Deficiency Anemia and Chronic Kidney Disease With or Without Heart Failure
Free, Open Access, Article in Press from the American Journal of Cardiology.
Observation Period For Changes in Proteinuria and Risk Prediction of End-Stage Renal Disease in General Population
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Enable Injections enFuse Makes Self-Administered Biologics Less Intimidating
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Senate Hearing Examines Health Care Workforce Shortages
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Special Interest Group Presents Findings and Consensus Definition for “Patient Engagement” and “Patient-Centeredness”
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Medicaid Expansion Associated with Decline in ICU Stays
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