Latest Wearable artificial kidney Stories

2008-10-08 09:00:51

While peritoneal dialysis home therapy (PD) was originally introduced 30 years ago to offer patients with kidney failure a better way to filter toxins and fluids from the body overnight or several times a day in the convenience of their home, the economic advantages of PD have taken on increasing importance and visibility due to recent Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) rule changes and legislation affecting reimbursement and patient education.

2008-10-08 09:00:51

Xcorporeal, Inc. (AMEX:XCR) announced today that Kelly J. McCrann has been appointed Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. McCrann has served as a member of the Company's Board of Directors since October 2007. Mr. McCrann replaces Daniel S.

2008-10-06 09:00:57

Xcorporeal, Inc. (AMEX:XCR) announced today that Dan Goldberger of Xcorporeal will be presenting at The William Blair 2008 Annual Small-Cap Growth Stock Conference, at The Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City, on Tuesday, October 7, 2008 at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

2008-06-17 09:01:13

WARRENDALE, Pa., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Renal Solutions, Inc (RSI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fresenius Medical Care, announced today the addition of two members to its Medical Advisory Board, Jose Diaz-Buxo, M.D., FACP and Todd Ing, M.D. Dr.

2007-11-13 09:01:07

Xcorporeal, Inc. (OTCBB:XCPL) announced today that

2005-09-15 17:10:00

Using nanotechnology, researchers have taken the first step toward developing a fully functioning artificial kidney for patients with end-stage renal disease, possibly eliminating the need for dialysis or kidney transplantation. The device is small -- about the size of a paperback book -- and therefore portable or implantable.

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