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2013-11-22 10:37:26

Patients receiving high intensity care when dialysis is initiated have shorter survival times and eventually need more intensive procedures Adults age 65 years and older represent half of the patients initiating chronic dialysis in the United States. Simple measures of the severity of an older kidney failure patient's illness when starting dialysis—such as whether dialysis was initiated in an inpatient setting, the length of the patient's hospital stay, and the use of other...

2013-11-21 23:19:59

The Firm is evaluating dialysis lawsuits on behalf of individuals who experienced life-threatening cardiac events, including heart attacks, strokes, and sudden cardiac death, allegedly due to GranuFlo and NaturaLyte dialysis concentrates. New York, New York (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Hundreds of GranuFlo lawsuit (http://www.thegranuflolawsuit.com/) claims filed in the wake of last year’s recall for GranuFlo and NaturaLyte dialysis concentrates continue to move forward in a federal...

Investigational Bioengineered Vessel Shows Potential As Dialysis Graft
2013-11-21 06:37:46

Duke University Medical Center An investigational, man-made blood vessel used in vascular grafts for kidney dialysis patients may potentially show encouraging early results among study patients in Poland, according to preliminary data reported Wednesday by a researcher at Duke Medicine. Presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions meeting in Dallas, the early findings of this interim patient data track 28 hemodialysis patients who received grafts using the...

2013-11-19 23:03:09

The Firm is evaluating dialysis lawsuits on behalf of patients who suffered heart attacks, strokes and other life-threatening cardiac problems, allegedly due to GranuFlo or NaturaLyte dialysis concentrates. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 GranuFlo lawsuits (http://www.thegranuflolawsuit.com/) stemming from the 2012 recall of GranuFlo and NaturaLyte dialysis concentrates continue to mount in courts around the country, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to court documents, the...

2013-11-18 23:25:03

An increasing number of American patients are driving demand for dialysis devices and concentrates; a market value expected to reach $2 billion. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 iData Research, the leading global authority in medical device market and pharmaceutical market research, has recently published a report for the U.S. dialysis devices and concentrates markets. The report estimates a combined market value of $1,650 million and growing. The total market is comprised of the...


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