Here’s a roundup of nephrology news over the past few weeks. Click on the headlines to browse the articles. Or, if you’ve discovered other newsworthy items that may be of interest to our team or your nephrologist peers, we invite you to please share news links in the comments.
Even with proper hydration, it may be best to run fewer than 26 miles at a time.
Cuba”s Nephrology Institute (INEF) is celebrated its 50th anniversary, with workshops and refresher courses for professionals of this medical specialty.
Seeing a nephrologist early and often before starting dialysis may help kidney failure patients prevent a major cardiovascular (CV) event, according to a new study from Taiwan.
A bill creating new staff-to-patient ratios for California dialysis clinics advanced out of the state Senate’s Health Committee March 29 by a 6-2 vote despite a well-organized effort by dialysis providers to kill off the proposed legislation.
This marks Fresenius Medical Care’s first joint venture (JV) hospital in China, with the aim of providing high-standard renal-care services and chronic-disease management to local communities.
Patients spend around three to five hours in a dialysis center, like Joe Cerda.
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