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* The report reviews key players involved End-Stage Kidney Disease (End-Stage Renal Disease or ESRD) therapeutics and enlists all their major and minor projects
New markers of accelerated atherosclerosis in end-stage renal disease. Journal of Nephrology 2003; 16: 11-20.
Preventive strategies, such as pharmacologic or lifestyle interventions, should also be considered for women at high risk of end-stage renal disease," the researchers concluded.
Doctors are interested in understanding the factors that place patients at greater risk for end-stage renal disease, Bansal said, because it may be possible to address those factors through medications or lifestyle changes like diet or exercise.
Prognostic value of troponin T and I among asymptomatic patients with end-stage renal disease: A meta-analysis.
Effect of food additives on hyperphosphatemia among patients with end-stage renal disease: a randomized controlled trial.
Coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, and diabetes are known co-morbidities for patients with end-stage renal disease. With the addition of each co-morbidity, a dialysis patient was about 30% more likely to be hospitalized or die.
End-stage renal disease and its treatment profoundly affect health related quality of life not only for the patient but the family also.
In April 2008, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published in the Federal Register its final rule on Conditions for Coverage for End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Facilities (1).
The method is useful for the treatment of congenital or acquired aplastic or hypoplastic anemia associated with chronic renal failure, end-stage renal disease, renal transplantation, cancer, AIDS, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, bone marrow transplantation and chronic diseases.
Epidemiology of end-stage renal disease: International comparisons of renal replacement therapy.
(3) reported that CAD is present in 72.7% of patients having angina, and 53.8% those free of angina in subjects with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) at the first month of dialysis therapy.