Latest ESRD Stories

2010-11-19 13:59:53

Among kidney disease patients, earlier care from a nephrologist is associated with a decreased likelihood of developing end-stage renal disease and a lower risk of death during the first year of dialysis.

2010-11-19 12:18:44

Patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) who are admitted to the hospital during the weekend are at increased risk of death.

2010-11-03 11:43:00

Providers Call on Government Officials to Set Payment Levels Based on Actual Number of Facilities, Rather Than Estimates WASHINGTON, Nov.

2010-03-11 14:20:00

Mourning Joins Kidney Care Partners to Emphasize Kidney Disease Education, Improved Patient Choice for Dialysis Care and Access to Transplant Medications WASHINGTON, March 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seven-time NBA All-Star Alonzo Mourning today joined Kidney Care Partners (KCP) - an alliance of patient advocates, dialysis professionals, providers and manufacturers working together to improve the quality of care for individuals with end stage renal disease (ESRD) - to call attention to the...

2010-02-25 12:27:00

RIVER EDGE, N.J., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nephros, Inc.

2009-10-30 17:01:43

Future studies will tell whether raising vitamin D Levels can slow kidney disease.

2009-10-12 13:20:00

NBA-All Star Alonzo Mourning, Kidney Care Partners Call Attention to Extended Medicare Secondary Payer Policy as Cost-Saving Reform to Improve Patient Access to Quality Care WASHINGTON, Oct.

2009-10-12 13:56:00

Mourning Builds on Recent Florida Legislative Victory for Kidney Patients, Promotes National Policies to Build on Quality Improvements, Enhance Patients' Access to Care MIAMI, Oct.

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