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The role of renal dietitians in an integrated care model
The role of renal dietitians in an integrated care model
Nephrology News & Issues talked with Debbie Benner, MA, RD, CSR, Vice President of Clinical Support and Patient Alignment at DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. about how the integrated care model affects renal dietitians and their patients.
Muscle density predicts death risk in patients waiting for a kidney
Muscle density predicts death risk in patients waiting for a kidney
Greater muscle density is independently associated with lower mortality among waitlisted kidney transplant candidates, researchers reported at the 2016 American Transplant Congress in Boston.
Creating a dialysis-friendly facility
Creating a dialysis-friendly facility
Studies show there will be an increasing number of people on dialysis in the coming years. It's likely many of them will be in long-term care.
3 herbs and 6 foods you can use to properly cleanse your kidneys
3 herbs and 6 foods you can use to properly cleanse your kidneys
Kidney cleanses have been used in traditional medicine to rid the kidneys of calcium deposits for hundreds of years. Such calcium accumulations can result in kidney stones, which are often excruciating to pass. The kidneys are intensely fragile organs ...