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  Aug. 4, 2015
bullet point Potential New Therapy Approaches to Reverse Kidney Damage Identified
Press release from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
bullet point Test Your Knowledge: Magnesium – The Forgotten Star of Dialysis Patients’ Health
Posting from the AJKD blog.
bullet point Free, Full-Text Articles from BMC Nephrology:
bullet point Randomized Placebo-Controlled Dose Ranging and Pharmacodynamics Study of Roxadustat (FG-4592) To Treat Anemia in Non-Dialysis Dependent Chronic Kidney Disease (NDD-CKD) Patients
Advance Access FastTrack article abstract from NDT.
bullet point The First Fistula: Influence of Location on Catheter Use and the Influence of Catheter Use on Maturation
Online First abstract from International Urology and Nephrology.
bullet point Advance Online Abstracts from the International Journal of Artificial Organs:
bullet point Kidney Function and Fracture Risk: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study
Article in Press abstract from American Journal of Kidney Diseases.
bullet point New Research Shows Remembering Self-Control Failures Leads to Repeat Failures
Press release from Boston College.
bullet point Artificial Blood Vessels Become Resistant to Thrombosis
bullet point OncoNephrology Conference 2015
bullet point Obamacare Research Institute Plans to Spend $3.5 Billion, but Critics Question Its Worth
Article from the Center for Public Integrity.
bullet point Specialty Society Clinical Practice Guidelines — Time for Evolution or Revolution?
Free, full-text, Online First viewpoint article from the Journal of the American Medical Association.
bullet point Women and Blacks Fare Worse After Heart Attacks: Study
Article from HealthDay.
bullet point Vitamin D Supplements Won't Strengthen Older Women's Bones: Study
CMS Updates Q&A on Initial ICD-10 Claims Auditing/Quality Reporting Flexibility
News brief from AHANewsNow.
Half Of Nation’s Hospitals Fail Again To Escape Medicare’s Readmission Penalties
Article from Kaiser Health News.

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