Articles tagged with: dialysis

Can Doctors and Nurses help Dialysis patients recover?

Written by John Pickering on Thursday, 06 November 2014. Posted in OLA Blog

Can Doctors and Nurses help Dialysis patients recover?
In the case of dialysis dependent acute kidney injury patients this is a question which Dr Dinna Cruz  and colleagues (University of California San Diego) are asking and seeking opinions from both nephrologists and non-nephrologist...

The Rapidly Growing Global Burden of End-Stage Renal Disease

Written by Macaulay Onuigbo on Wednesday, 20 November 2013. Posted in OLA Blog

The Rapidly Growing Global Burden of End-Stage Renal Disease
ASN 2013 abstract : TH-OR135: The Rapidly Growing Global Burden of End-Stage Renal Disease – An Analysis of the Change in Maintenance Dialysis Prevalence between 1990 and 2010. Bernadette A. Thomas,1 Sarah Wulf,2 Rajnish Mehrotra,1...

HD or PD: WHICH IS MORE AFFORDABLE?

Written by Meguid El Nahas on Wednesday, 30 October 2013. Posted in OLA Blog

HD or PD: WHICH IS MORE AFFORDABLE?
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2013 Oct;28(10):2553-69. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gft214. Epub 2013 Jun 4. Cost of peritoneal dialysis and haemodialysis across the world. Karopadi AN, Mason G, Rettore E, Ronco C. Source...