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CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pervasis Therapeutics announced today that the U.S.
Routine mammograms performed for breast cancer screening could serve another purpose as well: detecting calcifications in the blood vessels of patients with advanced kidney disease.
Routine mammograms used to detect breast cancer could also serve as a means to identify calcifications in the blood vessels of patients with advanced kidney disease, according to a new study.
Patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) who are admitted to the hospital during the weekend are at increased risk of death, according to this study.
In African Americans with kidney disease related to hypertension (high blood pressure), a common gene variant is associated with a sharply increased risk of progressive kidney disease.
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.
Patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) who are admitted to the hospital during the weekend are at increased risk of death.
Providers Call on Government Officials to Set Payment Levels Based on Actual Number of Facilities, Rather Than Estimates WASHINGTON, Nov.
NEW YORK, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ --Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
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