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2011-08-08 11:19:00

Michigan Dialysis Summit will feature Congressman John Conyers (MI-14), Patient Advocate Julia Herzog and Dr. Robert Provenzano, VP of Medical Affairs at DaVita DEARBORN, Mich., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Friday, August 12, from 9:30 a.m.

2011-07-31 00:02:09

Central New York (CNY) Dialysis has entered into a transaction with DaVita Inc., a leading provider of kidney care services for those diagnosed with end stage renal disease (ESRD) and chronic kidney disease (CKD), to provide consulting and administrative services at the clinic. Syracuse, NY (PRWEB) July 30, 2011 Central New York (CNY) Dialysis has entered into a transaction with DaVita Inc., a leading provider of kidney care services for those diagnosed with end stage renal disease (ESRD)...

2011-07-12 06:30:00

LAWRENCE, Mass., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NxStage® Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM), a leading manufacturer of innovative dialysis products, today announced the appointment of Barry M. Straube, M.D., to its Board of Directors. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110503/MM94799LOGO ) Dr.

2011-06-24 14:45:00

Legislation Disproportionately Cuts Vital Medicaid Funding for Patients with Kidney Failure ST.

2011-05-02 07:00:00

NEW YORK, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.

2011-04-28 15:00:00

NEW YORK, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Keryx Biopharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: KERX) today announced the final dataset from the Phase 3 short-term clinical trial of Zerenex((TM)) (ferric citrate) for the treatment of hyperphosphatemia in end-stage renal disease patients on dialysis.

2011-04-11 21:59:20

Combining the chronic kidney disease markers of creatinine-based estimated glomerular filtration rate and urine albumin-to-creatinine ratio with the biomarker cystatin C was associated with improved prediction of end-stage kidney disease and all-cause death.

2011-04-01 16:57:00

WASHINGTON, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kidney Care Partners, a broad-based coalition of patient advocates, dialysis professionals, care providers and manufacturers, commends the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for eliminating the so-called "transition adjustment" imposed on dialysis facilities as part of the new Medicare end-stage renal disease (ESRD) prospective payment system (PPS). Last year, in finalizing rules on the new ESRD PPS, CMS estimated the number...


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dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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