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Psychosocial factors may contribute to dropout of patients from peritoneal dialysis

Psychosocial factors may contribute to dropout of patients from peritoneal dialysis

Study provides insight into the genetic landscape of polycystic kidney disease in Ireland

Study provides insight into the genetic landscape of polycystic kidney disease in Ireland

Dialysis patients are 4 times more likely to die from COVID-19

Dialysis patients are 4 times more likely to die from COVID-19

Two-drug combination approach could be effective against bone cancer

Two-drug combination approach could be effective against bone cancer

California’s top hospital lobbyist cements influence in covid crisis

California’s top hospital lobbyist cements influence in covid crisis

Advocates view health care as key to driving LGBTQ rights conversation

Advocates view health care as key to driving LGBTQ rights conversation

Simple blood test can predict which COVID-19 patients are at high risk of severe disease

Simple blood test can predict which COVID-19 patients are at high risk of severe disease

Researchers receive $5.1 million to expand clinical trial of drug to prevent ARDS in COVID-19 patients

Researchers receive $5.1 million to expand clinical trial of drug to prevent ARDS in COVID-19 patients

One ambulance ride leads to another when packed hospitals cannot handle non-covid patients

One ambulance ride leads to another when packed hospitals cannot handle non-covid patients

Repurposed drug can treat hearing loss in humans

Repurposed drug can treat hearing loss in humans

Stopping RAS inhibitors linked to risk of adverse outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease

Stopping RAS inhibitors linked to risk of adverse outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease

Congress extends Medicare coverage of immunosuppressive drugs for kidney transplant

Congress extends Medicare coverage of immunosuppressive drugs for kidney transplant

Virtual telehealth platform enables kidney transplant evaluation from home

Virtual telehealth platform enables kidney transplant evaluation from home

Study highlights disparity in outcomes after cardiac surgery between private and NHS payers

Study highlights disparity in outcomes after cardiac surgery between private and NHS payers

Azithromycin trial fails to provide evidence of benefit in COVID-19

Azithromycin trial fails to provide evidence of benefit in COVID-19

Cost information greatly enhances the value of shared decision making

Cost information greatly enhances the value of shared decision making

Dialysis industry spends millions, emerges as power player in California politics

Dialysis industry spends millions, emerges as power player in California politics

NMR-based diagnostic tool could be used to detect fatty liver disease or liver fibrosis

NMR-based diagnostic tool could be used to detect fatty liver disease or liver fibrosis

For nurses feeling the strain of the pandemic, virus resurgence is ‘paralyzing’

For nurses feeling the strain of the pandemic, virus resurgence is ‘paralyzing’

Study highlights the disproportionate burden of COVID-19 among Black, Hispanic patients

Study highlights the disproportionate burden of COVID-19 among Black, Hispanic patients