Latest Eli Friedman Stories

2014-03-14 08:27:48

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kibow Biotech is pleased to announce that March 13, on the occasion of World Kidney Day (worldkidneyday.org), it joined with Apollo Hospital Group (Chennai, India) to honor Dr. Eli A. Friedman, M.D., M.A.C.P., F.A.C.P., with a Lifetime Achievement Award, celebrating his excellence and contribution to the field of nephrology for over five decades, as well as his unbroken record of humanitarianism, impeccable bedside manner, sharp wit...

2011-07-20 07:00:00

LAWRENCE, Mass., July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM), a leading manufacturer of innovative dialysis products, today announced that Alan S. Kliger, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine and Chief Medical Officer, Hospital of St. Raphael, New Haven, Connecticut, has joined its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110503/MM94799LOGO ) A leader in the field of nephrology, Dr. Kliger joins...

2005-08-01 18:49:00

ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Researchers report in the current issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings that more than one-half of their study patients were unable to list their medications, diagnoses, treatment plan (names and purposes of medications) and common side effects of prescribed medications. The findings are concerning to physicians because failure of patients to follow treatment plans or understand the requirements after leaving their care could result in readmission to the hospital with...

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