End Stage Renal Disease

Fresenius Names New Chief Medical Information Officer

Fresenius Names New Chief Medical Information Officer

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Fresenius Medical Care North America has promoted Ahmad Sharif, MD, MPH, to Chief Medical Information Officer for North America.

Childhood Kidney Disease Ups Risk for Kidney Failure Later in Life

Childhood Kidney Disease Ups Risk for Kidney Failure Later in Life

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In an Israeli study, individuals who had any type of kidney disease as children had a 4-fold increased risk of end-stage renal disease in adulthood.

Dialysis Withdrawal Preceded by Worsening Medical Condition

Dialysis Withdrawal Preceded by Worsening Medical Condition

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New study finds an increase in medical events and institutionalization in the months leading up to dialysis withdrawal.

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