Nephrology Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Removal of free light chains in hemodialysis patients without...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | BioMed Central

    ... patients not affected by multiple myeloma. One hundred and sixty-three patients on chronic hemodialysis at the Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation Unit of S.Orsola University Hospital in Bologna were considered for the study. The patients were ...

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  2. Kidney disease in the elderly: biopsy based data from 14 renal centers in PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | BioMed Central

    ... and interpreted over the period of 2009-2014 in the Nephropathological Laboratory, Department of Transplantology, Nephrology and Internal Medicine at Medical University of Warsaw. Among patients studied we identified 352 elderly individuals ...

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  3. CM Jayalalithaa speaks using tracheostomy tube valve: Apollo chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Chennai : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is doing well and speaks using a valve attached to the tracheostomy tube as she continues to get treatment, Apollo Hospitals Chairman Dr Prathap C Reddy said in Chennai on Friday. Reddy said the Chief Minister, who is getting whole body physiotherapy, is undergoing a "normal recuperation" after being in bed for several weeks and it is she who would decide when to go home.

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  4. Continuous quality improvement in nephrology: a systematic reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | BioMed Central

    Continuous quality improvement has been successfully applied in business and engineering for over 60 years. While using CQI techniques within nephrology has received increased attention, little is known about where, and with what measure of success, CQI can be attributed to improving outcomes within nephrology care.

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  5. High prevalence of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use among...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | BioMed Central

    ... the most commonly used analgesics worldwide and an established risk factor for AKI [ ]. The American Society of Nephrology (ASN) Quality and Patient Safety (QPS) Task Force highlighted the avoidance of NSAIDs as a high priority area "most open" to ...

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  6. Knowledge, barriers and facilitators of exercise in dialysis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | BioMed Central

    Despite growing evidence on benefits of increased physical activity in hemodialysis patients and safety of intra-dialytic exercise, it is not part of standard clinical care, resulting in a missed opportunity to improve clinical outcomes in these patients. To develop a successful exercise program for HD patients, it is critical to understand patients', staff and nephrologists' knowledge, barriers, motivators and preferences for patient exercise.

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  7. GSK starts phase III programme with daprodustat for anaemia associated with chronic kidney diseaseRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... administration up to 24 weeks. Data from the 24-week phase II studies were presented at the American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week congress in Chicago, Illinois, earlier in November. Anaemia is the term used to describe a decrease in normal ...

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  8. OPKO Announces U.S. Launch of RAYALDEERead the original story

    Nov 23, 2016 | World News Report

    MIAMI, Nov. 23, 2016 -- OPKO Health, Inc. , today announced that it will commence shipments of RAYALDEE™ extended-release capsules to distributors in the United States on Tuesday, November 29, 2016.  The product will be available nationwide at retail pharmacies as early as Wednesday, November 30, 2016.  / EIN News / -- The U.S. launch of RAYALDEE follows the successful introduction of the product to thousands of nephrologists attending the American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week Meeting last week in Chicago.  RAYALDEE was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on June 17, 2016.

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  9. Influenza vaccination keeps dialysis patients out of the hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | Medical News Today

    Skipping flu shot increases hospitalization risk by up to 158 percent, according to Fresenius Medical Care study presented at 2016 kidney week meeting. Hemodialysis patients who skipped the influenza vaccine were significantly more likely to be hospitalized than those who were vaccinated, suggests a three-year study of more than 150,000 kidney dialysis patients being presented today in Chicago at 2016 Kidney Week, the annual meeting of the American Society of Nephrology .

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  10. Aurinia Pharmaceuticals (AUPH) - Research Analysts' Weekly Ratings UpdatesRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2016 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc is a Canada-based clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company operating in the field of nephrology and autoimmunity. The Company's primary business is the development of a therapeutic drug to treat autoimmune diseases, in ...

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  11. Smoking May Hinder Some Of The Benefits Of Kidney Disease DrugsRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2016 | BioSpace

    Smoking cigarettes may lead to the decrease in the effectiveness of certain kidney disease drugs, a new study suggests. The study, presented at an American Society of Nephrology conference, tracked 108 smokers and 108 nonsmokers who were also taking angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors for early chronic kidney diseases.

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  12. Sushma suffers kidney failure, needs a transplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj , who is suffering from kidney failure, is undergoing tests for a kidney transplant, which is the only permanent solution for the life-threatening condition. The minister confirmed this on Tuesday in tweet which stated: "I am in AIIMS because of kidney failure.

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  13. Sushma Swaraj suffers kidney failure, needs a donorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... of Endocrinology Nikhil Tandon, Head of Pulmonary Medicine Randeep Guleria, Chief of Cardio Thoracic and Head of Nephrology Sandeep Mahajan.

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  14. New Data Shows Better Outcomes, Higher Quality Of Life, Lower Cost Of ...Read the original story

    Nov 15, 2016 | BioSpace

    ... to more frequent hemodialysis with the NxStageA System One. The data will be presented at the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) Kidney Week 2016 Annual Meeting being held Researchers will present data from a number of studies that highlight the ...

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  15. ProMetic Life Sci Receives Clearance From Health Canada To Proceed...Read the original story

    Nov 15, 2016 | BioSpace

    ... label phase 2 clinical trial will be disclosed during the forthcoming annual meeting of the American Society of Nephrology in Metabolic syndrome is a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease and for Type 2 diabetes, and consists of the ...

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  16. Clinical Data Analysis on Terlipressin Presented at The Liver MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | PR Newswire

    ... products. Areas of focus include autoimmune and rare diseases in specialty areas like neurology, rheumatology, nephrology, pulmonology and ophthalmology; immunotherapy and neonatal respiratory critical care therapies; analgesics and hemostasis ...

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  17. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Business Wire

    ... to tender all shares in Haldex to Knorr-Br... Trevi Therapeutics Selected to Present at the American Society of Nephrology's Kidney Week 2016 Phase 2/3 Data for NalbuphineER in Uremic Pruritus )--Trevi Therapeutics Selected to Present at the ASN's ...

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  18. Trevi Therapeutics Selected to Present at the American Society of Nephrology's Kidney Week...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Freshnews

    ... Trial in Patients with Uremic Pruritus" Trevi Therapeutics Selected to Present at the American Society of Nephrology's Kidney Week 2016 Phase 2/3 Data for Nalbuphine A ER in Uremic Pruritus Trevi Therapeutics, Inc. ("Trevi"), a late-stage clinical ...

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  19. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in hospital with kidney failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Times of Oman

    ... last few months, was admitted to AIIMS on November 7. A team of doctors comprising Dr Sandip Mahajan, professor (Nephrology), Nikhil Tandon, HOD (Endocrinology), Dr Randeep Guleria, HOD (Pulmonary Medicine) and Balram Airan, Chief of the Cardio ...

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  20. Eric J. Nestler, MD, PhD, Assumes Role as President of the Society...Read the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | Newswise

    ... top 20 hospitals in Geriatrics, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Cardiology/Heart Surgery, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Nephrology, Neurology/Neurosurgery, and Ear, Nose & Throat, and is in the top 50 in four other specialties. New York Eye and Ear Infirmary ...

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