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2013-12-12 12:27:06

TRUJILLO ALTO, Puerto Rico, Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantis Healthcare Group Puerto Rico, Inc. ("Atlantis"), a leading provider of kidney dialysis services for patients suffering from end-stage renal disease (ESRD), today announced the appointment of Rubette Harford, as President and Chief Executive Officer of Atlantis. Atlantis' parent company, American Alliance Dialysis Holdings, LLC (AAD), was formed earlier this year to identify and evaluate strategic investment...

2013-07-17 04:20:56

Pioneering kidney program becomes one of only ten healthcare centers in the nation to make less invasive, FDA-approved "Flixene IFG" graft available to kidney dialysis patients. DETROIT, July 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A team of physicians at DMC Harper University Hospital announced yesterday that it has successfully treated several patients with a new high-tech "vascular graft" that significantly reduces the risk of trauma to blood vessels used in connecting patients to...

2013-06-04 23:25:53

National network of attorneys will continue offering free consultations on new cases as Massachusetts judge now coordinating federal multidistrict litigation begins organizing consolidated cases. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivemedicaldevices/Dialysis-Lawsuit.html Resource4thePeople reports today to consumers that even though a judge has been assigned to oversee the consolidated federal lawsuits* alleging that NaturaLyte and GranuFlo kidney...

2013-04-14 23:03:07

U.S. panel of judges grants plaintiffs' petition seeking consolidation before a single judge of numerous lawsuits alleging Fresenius dialysis products were linked to kidney failures. Resource4thePeople offering free legal consultations. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 14, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivemedicaldevices/Dialysis-Lawsuit.html Resource4thePeople reports today an update of the progress of numerous lawsuits* in the federal court system alleging that NaturaLyte and...

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...

2013-03-07 23:02:38

Resource4thePeople updates web site with news of litigation in which attorneys for the plaintiffs filing kidney dialysis claims are joined by the products´ manufacturer in seeking consolidation of dozens of cases before a single judge San Diego, CA (PRWEB) March 07, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivemedicaldevices/Dialysis-Lawsuit.html Resource4thePeople announced today that it is providing consumers an update of the progress of the growing numbers of NaturaLyte and...

2012-11-29 16:25:45

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2011-08-16 06:46:41

(Ivanhoe Newswire)"”New research questions the validity of kidney dialysis beliefs. For years, medical studies have suggested that African-American patients experience a better recovery on kidney dialysis than their white counterparts. However, research from Johns Hopkins shows that young black patients on kidney dialysis actually do much worse and thus has the potential to reverse longstanding guidelines and advice given to African-American patients with kidney disease. These...

2011-07-22 00:01:01

National cycling tour to educate and inspire patients suffering from kidney disease (PRWEB) July 21, 2011 Pentec Health, Inc. today announced a corporate sponsorship of the Shad Ireland Take on the Tour project, a 24-month cycling endeavor by kidney dialysis patient and prominent sportsman Shad Ireland. Mr. Ireland will ride several of the toughest stages of all of the major cycling tours"”including the Ultimate Challenge in Utah and USA Pro Cycling Challenge in Colorado"”as...

2011-06-27 23:10:58

For the first time, blood vessels created in the lab from donor skin cells were successfully implanted in patients. Functioning blood vessels that aren't rejected by the immune system could be used to make durable shunts for kidney dialysis, and potentially to improve treatment for children with heart defects and adults needing coronary or other bypass graft surgery. For the first time, human blood vessels grown in a laboratory from donor skin cells have been successfully implanted into...