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Fresenius Medical Care To Issue $518M Convertible Bonds
  Sept. 16, 2014
bullet point Fresenius Medical Care Introduces New Sleep•Safe Harmony Cycler for a Peritoneal Dialysis Therapy Tailored to Patients' Needs
Press release.

"The device is available from now on in selected countries including Germany, Spain, Great Britain and France."
bullet point RPA Letter to the Food and Drug Administration on the Peritoneal Dialysis Shortage
Correspondence from the Renal Physicians Association.
bullet point Does Acute Kidney Injury Cause Longer-Term Kidney Function Decline?
Free, full-text, Article in Press from American Journal of Kidney Diseases.
bullet point Renal Replacement Therapy in the ICU: Comparison of Clinical Features and Outcomes of Patients with Acute Kidney Injury and Dialysis Dependent End-Stage Renal Disease
Online First abstract from Clinical and Experimental Nephrology.
bullet point Early View Abstracts from Journal of Renal Care:
bullet point Effect of Exercise Training on Estimated GFR, Vascular Health, and Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Patients With CKD: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial
Article in Press abstract from American Journal of Kidney Diseases.
bullet point Nosocomial Extended Spectrum Beta-Lactamase-Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae Bacteremia in Hemodialysis Patients and the Implications for Antibiotic Therapy
Free, full-text, Article in Press from International Journal of Infectious Diseases.
bullet point Comparison of Patient Survival between Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis in a Single Chinese Center
Online First abstract from International Urology and Nephrology.
bullet point A Randomized Study Evaluating Cinacalcet to Treat Hypercalcemia in Renal Transplant Recipients With Persistent Hyperparathyroidism
Early View abstract and full-text editorial from American Journal of Transplantation.
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Outcome of Renal Transplantation from Older Living Donors Compared to Younger Living Donor in Developing Country
Early Online abstract from Renal Failure.

bullet point The Kidney Research National Dialogue: Gearing Up to Move Forward
CJASN Express abstract.
bullet point Dietary Sodium Restriction: a Neglected Therapeutic Opportunity in Chronic Kidney Disease
Published Ahead of Print abstract this link to full-text pdf from Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension.
bullet point FDA's August 2014 Safety Labeling Change
Includes 32 products with revisions to Prescribing Information.
bullet point Gilead To Boost Price Of New Hepatitis C Drug
bullet point Study Finds Half of U.S. Adults at Risk for Health Problems Related to Elevated Blood Sugar
Article and video from PBS NewsHour.
bullet point Decision Aids for Advance Care Planning: An Overview of the State of the ScienceDecision Aids for Advance Care Planning
Free, full-text review from Annals of Internal Medicine.
bullet point Patient Expectations Largely Dictate Antidepressant Response
(Registration required, but free.) Article from Medscape Medical News.
bullet point The Historic Role of Boards of Health in Local Innovation:  New York City’s Soda Portion Case
Free, full-text, Online First viewpoint article from the Journal of the American Medical Association.
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