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ICU Management

Nova Biomedical Launches CE-Marked Nova Max Pro Creatinine/eGFR Meter for Kidney Function Screening

2022 09 Mar

Nova Biomedical announces the launch of the Nova Max Pro Creatinine/eGFR Meter System in all CE countries. Nova Max Pro is an important new tool to improve kidney care through kidney function screening and early detection of kidney disease in point-of-care settings outside the hospital. The Nova Max Pro easy-to-use meter and creatinine biosensor measure... Read more

Executive Health Management

Bangkok International Symposium on HIV Medicine 2022

2022 19 Jan

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ICU Management

Life 2021 - Home Dialysis

2021 11 Feb

The Life/2021 nephrology campus includes a series of 18 webinars, started on September 15th, 2020 ending with the Life/2021 congress from September 15th – 18th, 2021. Read more

Cardiology Management

#ESCCongress: Findings from DAPA-CKD Trial

2020 30 Aug

The main results of the DAPA-CK trial were presented today at ESC Congress 2020. Findings showed that dapagliflozin reduces the risk of kidney failure, death from cardiovascular causes or heart failure hospitalisation and all-cause mortality in chronic kidney disease patients with or without type 2 diabetes. The goal of the DAPA-CKD trial was to... Read more

ICU Management

Medtronic Adds Life-Extending Dialysis Portfolio to Recently Formed Renal Care Solutions Business

2016 02 Feb

Furthering its commitment to improve outcomes, expand therapy access, and optimize costs and efficiencies in end stage renal disease (ESRD), Medtronic plc has announced it acquired privately-held Bellco, a pioneer in hemodialysis treatment solutions.  Bellco's portfolio bolsters Medtronic's legacy renal access business and will be a foundational component... Read more

IT Management

Study: Disparities in Use of E-Health Resources

2015 23 Oct

According to researchers, disparities exist in kidney disease patients’ access to e-health resources, with race, income and Medicaid/Medicare insurance status impacting use of online portals. Such disparities, the researchers note, may reinforce or widen existing health-related inequities that relate to race and income. Their work is published in the... Read more

Cardiology Management

Overall Heart Disease Mortality Declines

2014 17 Nov

During 2000-2010, the overall heart disease death rate declined annually in the United States, although mortality increased for certain heart disease subtypes, researchers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported. The study is published in the November 19 issue of JAMA , a cardiovascular disease themed issue. While data... Read more