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2013-05-06 23:21:35

“The World Market for Dialysis Equipment and Services (United States, Japan, UK, Italy, India, China, Australia and Canada)” is the new market research report added to ReportsnReports.com store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 06, 2013 This report looks at both the equipment and service aspects of the dialysis industry. The industry enjoys a unique place in the healthcare sector. The industry encompasses two very lucrative segments -- the medical device industry (dialysis products and...

2013-05-06 11:47:44

In a study that included more than 20,000 patients, there was a significant decrease in the United States in mortality rates over time among children and adolescents initiating end-stage kidney disease treatment with dialysis between 1990 and 2010, according to a study in the May 8 issue of JAMA. The study is being released early online to coincide with its presentation at the Pediatric Academic Societies annual meeting. "Individuals with end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) face a...

2013-05-02 23:22:32

Mom's Meals, an expert in senior nutrition, will present evidence-based data on how nutritional interventions impact hospital readmissions and improve patient outcomes. Des Moines, IA (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 Mom´s Meals, a leading provider of nutrition solutions and home delivered meals for those choosing independent living, recuperating at home or managing a chronic disease, will showcase its nutrition expertise during a webinar on Thursday, May 16, for Florida Medical Quality Assurance,...

2013-04-30 08:34:17

Product provides patients with benefits of home hemodialysis and greater treatment flexibility based on their clinical and lifestyle needs LAWRENCE, Mass., April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NxStage® Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM), a leading manufacturer of innovative dialysis products, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared new high flow capabilities with the NxStage System One(TM), the only truly portable hemodialysis system cleared for home...

2013-04-25 16:31:04

LAWRENCE, Mass., April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NxStage Medical, Inc.(®) (NASDAQ: NXTM) announced today that Robert G. Funari has been appointed as the non-executive Chairman of the Board effective immediately. Mr. Funari is the former Chairman of Crescent Healthcare and has served on the NxStage Board of Directors since January 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110503/MM94799LOGO ) Mr. Funari succeeds Dr. Philippe Chambon, who resigned after having served on the...

2013-04-15 08:27:15

After Reviewing Brief Product Profiles, Surveyed Nephrologists Indicate Moderate to High Interest in Zerenex, SFP and PA21, According to a New Report from BioTrends Research Group EXTON, Pa., April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BioTrends Research Group, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for specialized biopharmaceutical issues, finds that in hemodialysis (HD), Sanofi's Ferrlecit patient share has experienced a significant 9 percent increase between Q4 2012 and Q1...

2013-04-12 12:00:19

Differences are especially pronounced in regions that spend the most on end-of-life care Highlights: -There is substantial regional variation in the magnitude of racial differences in end-of-life care among US adults with kidney failure. -Black-white differences in dialysis discontinuation and hospice referral are most pronounced in regions with the highest levels of end-of-life spending. More than 590,000 Americans in 2010 were treated for kidney failure. At the end of life,...

2013-04-12 08:25:15

Centers for Specialty Care Group is a consortium of NYC rehab centers that provides its long and short term patients with many on-site medical treatments. NEW YORK, April 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Centers for Specialty Care Group is a consortium of nursing homes spread across New York City, New Jersey, and upstate New York. The group, located online at http://www.CentersHealthcare.com, has an extensive list of health services ranging from on-site kidney dialysis to bariatric therapy...

2013-04-09 12:29:21

"Living with Dialysis" information key resource on site BETHLEHEM, Pa., April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Braun Medical Inc. (B.Braun) launched a new website for dialysis patients. The website, which can be found at www.bbraun-dialysis.com, provides information about living with dialysis. Patients will find useful tips on everyday topics, planning an overseas vacation, and be able to utilize this website to locate the addresses of over 200 dialysis centers worldwide to arrange...

2013-04-08 08:30:48

Educational Summit to Highlight HeRO® Graft and Other Emerging Technologies to 75+ Healthcare Professionals Focused on End-Stage Renal Disease ATLANTA, April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: CRY), a leading tissue processing and medical device company focused on cardiac and vascular surgery, announced today that it will host a Central Venous Pathology (CVP) Summit on April 18-19, 2013 at CryoLife's training facility at its corporate headquarters in suburban Atlanta...