Latest ESRD Stories
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.
NEW YORK, April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
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...
RIVER EDGE, N.J., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nephros, Inc.
Future studies will tell whether raising vitamin D Levels can slow kidney disease.