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  June 28, 2016
Patient Avoids Dialysis Through Simultaneous Polycystic Kidney Removal and Kidney Transplant During 28-Person Kidney Swap
Press release from the University of Maryland.
Virtual Tissue Technology Reveals New Drug Target in Polycystic Kidney Disease
Press release from Indiana University.
Early View Abstracts from Hemodialysis International:

Recipient Outcomes Following Transplantation of Allografts From Live Kidney Donors Who Subsequently Developed End-Stage Renal Disease
Early View abstract from American Journal of Transplantation.
CJASN Express Abstracts:
Venous Window Needle Guide for Deep Vessels and Difficult Arteriovenous Fistula Cannulation
First Online abstract from Journal of Nephrology.
The Use of Vitamin D Analogs Is Independently Associated with the Favorable Renal Prognosis in Chronic Kidney Disease Stages 4-5: the CKD-ROUTE Study
First Online abstract from Clinical and Experimental Nephrology.
Subtotal Parathyroidectomy Safe, Effective, Study Finds
Article from Renal & Urology News.
How to Measure The Success of End-of-Life Care
Article from Hospitals & Health Networks.
Nestlé Appoints Fresenius Head as Chief Executive
Avoiding the Unintended Consequences of Screening for Social Determinants of Health
Free, full-text, Online First viewpoint article from the Journal of the American Medical Association. Online First extract from JAMA Internal Medicine.
In Worst-Case Scenarios, Nurses Strikes Can Lead To More Deaths
News brief from Kaiser Health News.
Docs, Nurses Press for Changes to MACRA Rule
(Registration required, but free.) Article from MedPage Today.

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