Latest Chronic kidney disease Stories

2013-06-28 13:10:34

Study examines survival rates linked with different dialysis procedures to access the blood Elderly patients with kidney failure may not gain the same benefits from what's considered the gold standard for accessing the blood for dialysis compared with younger patients, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN). The findings suggest that vascular access procedures should be tailored to individual dialysis patients in the...

2013-06-18 23:25:51

Patent expands company's global reach. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 Pentec Health today announced that it has received a Hong Kong patent for PROPLETE®, its proprietary Intradialytic Parenteral Nutrition (IDPN) supplement for patients suffering from Chronic Kidney Disease. The issuance of this patent expands the company´s international presence, aligning with its strategy for expanded growth around the globe. Earlier this year, Pentec announced a similar patent for the...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).