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On March 13, 2014 start the day with a glass of water

On March 13, 2014 start the day with a glass of water | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
On March 13th this year, we invite you all to celebrate World Kidney Day by starting your day with a glass of water. We would like to have as...
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AKI Predicts Higher Mortality Long-Term - Renal and Urology News

AKI Predicts Higher Mortality Long-Term - Renal and Urology News | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
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AKI Predicts Higher Mortality Long-Term
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More than 60% of patients had died within four years of entry into a clinical trial.
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Universitat de Barcelona - New agreement between UB and the Spanish Society of Nephrology that promotes the rational use of medicines

Universitat de Barcelona - New agreement between UB and the Spanish Society of Nephrology that promotes the rational use of medicines | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
Página principal de la Universitat de Barcelona (New agreement between #UB and the Spanish Society of Nephrology that promotes the rational use of medicines http://t.co/O8dzW7jc1s)...
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Girl receives face transplant in SE China

Doctors in southeast China's Fujian Province have successfully completed a face transplant for a 17-year-old girl.
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Nephrology nursing: A view from the other end of the dialysis needle - NephrologyNews.com

Nephrology nursing: A view from the other end of the dialysis needle - NephrologyNews.com | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
Nephrology nursing: A view from the other end of the dialysis needle NephrologyNews.com Whether you are an administrator, social worker, nurse, patient, dietitian, technician, or nephrologist, this series of articles will help you get comfortable...
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Chronic Kidney Disease Stage 3 Diet and Treatment-Kidney Failure

Chronic kidney disease stage 3 means the moderate reduction of kidney function, however, healthy diet and efficient treatment can be applied to reverse the condition.

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Diabetes and CKD: Pitfalls - Monitoring response to therapy

Diabetes and CKD: Pitfalls - Monitoring response to therapy | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
There are two important issues to remember when assessing glucose control in patients ESRD, one relating to immediate blood sugar measurement, and another relating to longer term diabetes control.
The first has previously been mentioned on this blog.
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Psoriasis Linked to Increased CKD Risk

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Patients with moderate or severe psoriasis have significantly increased risk of CKD.
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ACP Releases New Recommendations for Stage 1-3 Chronic Kidney Disease | ACP

ACP recommends against screening for chronic kidney disease in adults without symptoms or risk factors. (RT @ACPinternists: new ACP guideline http://t.co/0gya19beSd presents evidence-based recos.
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Finding May Help Doctors Pinpoint Likelihood of Kidney Transplant ...

Finding May Help Doctors Pinpoint Likelihood of Kidney Transplant ... | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
Kidney transplant patients who develop a specific type of antibody response may be at particular risk of having the organ fail within a few years, a new study s.
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What Organs Can Be Donated | New York Organ Donor Network

What Organs Can Be Donated | New York Organ Donor Network | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
There are several organs that can be donated to help save lives. Find out what organs and tissue can be donated by visiting our site today! ("Which organs can be donated for transplantation?
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Dialysis Disequilibrium Syndrome - Dialysis Technician Salary

Dialysis Disequilibrium Syndrome - Dialysis Technician Salary | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
The #1 Online Source For Information About Dialysis Disequilibrium Syndrome. The Details Patients Need Relating to Dialysis Disequilibrium Syndrome Signs and Symptoms.
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Overnight dialysis boosts kidney health, reduces risk of heart disease - Science Daily (press release)

Overnight dialysis boosts kidney health, reduces risk of heart disease - Science Daily (press release) | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
Overnight dialysis boosts kidney health, reduces risk of heart disease
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Stanford economist suggests how to better allocate donor organs to ...

Stanford economist suggests how to better allocate donor organs to ... | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
The United States faces an all-time high waiting list for donor organs. Stanford Professor Alvin Roth, recipient of the 2012 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, suggests ways make organs, specifically kidneys, more ...
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World Water Day 2014: Documents and Information Resources

World Water Day 2014: Documents and Information Resources | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
RT @UNW_WWD: Learn more about Water & Energy! Check out these information resources: http://t.co/MfSW5eJmRb
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DaVita to open 80 dialysis centres in SaudiHealth Xpress Online Chronics

DaVita, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners that provides kidney care services, has won a tender to treat half of the 10,000 dialysis patients ...
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Bangalore: This kidney disease is a late bloomer - Daily News & Analysis

Bangalore: This kidney disease is a late bloomer - Daily News & Analysis | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
Bangalore: This kidney disease is a late bloomer
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He consulted a number of doctors in the hope of getting some relief. Understandably, he underwent numerous tests.
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ASN Emphasizes Need for Early Detection of Kidney Disease

ASN Emphasizes Need for Early Detection of Kidney Disease | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON—The American Society of Nephrology (ASN) recommends that all adults undergo routine screening for chronic kidney disease (CKD), the eight leading cause of death in the United States.
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Kidney Biopsy Case: AKI

Kidney Biopsy Case: AKI | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
A 54 year old man was referred to the Nephrology service due to AKI after presenting with lethargy and severe thirst. He had a long history of pulmonary and hepatic sarcoidosis which had been quiescent for some time.
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Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome

Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
A quick review of the intricacies and controversies surrounding treatment of nephrotic syndrome in children.
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Annals of Internal Medicine | Cost-Effectiveness of Tolvaptan in Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease

Annals of Internal Medicine | Cost-Effectiveness of Tolvaptan in Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
RT @AnnalsofIM: Link to full ACP CKD screening guideline in Annals http://t.co/BRFWi9xLOP.
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The National Kidney Foundation: Kidney Disease

The National Kidney Foundation: Kidney Disease | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
Annual medical payments for CKD patient: $15k in stage 3 to $28k in stage 4 to more than $70k in stage 5. Learn more: http://t.co/GHAmSfaSzl
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Penn Study Shows New Islet Cell Transplant Procedure Offers ...

The latest approach to islet transplantation, in which clusters of insulin-producing cells known as islets are transplanted from a donor pancreas into another person's liver, has produced substantially improved results for ...
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Convenience trumps cost for patients preferring home dialysis - Times of India

Convenience trumps cost for patients preferring home dialysis - Times of India | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
Convenience trumps cost for patients preferring home dialysis
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BANGALORE: Sexagenarian Jayshree Das wasn't too sure about trying home dialysis when her doctor suggested it.
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Study affirms safety profile of Rockwell's iron replacement drug for dialysis ... - NephrologyNews.com

Study affirms safety profile of Rockwell's iron replacement drug for dialysis ... - NephrologyNews.com | Global Kidney Care | Scoop.it
Study affirms safety profile of Rockwell's iron replacement drug for dialysis ...
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