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Researchers Compare Scheduled vs Emergency Only Dialysis

A unique opportunity made it feasible for uninsured patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) who received emergency-only dialysis in Dallas, Texas, to enroll in private, commercial health insurance plans in 2015 and that made it possible for workers to compare scheduled to vs. emergency-only dialysis among undocumented immigrants with ESRD.

Cardiovascular Disease Prevention In Patients With CKD

Researchers from the George Institute for Global Health received a $5.5 million project grant from the National Health and Medical Research Council for research into kidney disease. With additional support provided by Bayer, the initiative aims to prevent cardiovascular disease in people who have advanced kidney disease.