Tag: home dialysis

GIRFT report represents “call to action” and provides renewed focus for...

The Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) national report on renal medicine represents a “call to action” for the UK renal community, and provides...
understanding dialysis modalities

Improved understanding of current dialysis modalities may hold greater value than...

There are several different types of dialysis treatment available to kidney disease patients—with the three major players, in-centre haemodialysis (ICHD), home haemodialysis (HHD) and...

Fresenius unveils intelligent home dialysis solutions at China International Import Expo

Fresenius Medical Care recently presented its advances in home dialysis solutions at the China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai, China. The company showcased...

Outset Medical gains landmark CMS approval for Tablo home haemodialysis system

Outset Medical has announced that its Tablo haemodialysis system has received the first ever approval from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for...

Turning the dial to ensure equitable access to home dialysis

There are multiple barriers to home dialysis initiation, and these disproportionately affect vulnerable populations. Current solutions need to be scaled up, with particular emphasis...

Fresenius Medical Care North America announces three key clinical leadership appointments

Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA) has announced three key clinical leadership appointments to help drive priorities, including improving patient outcomes, adopting connected health technologies...

DaVita Kidney Care marks Nephrology Nurses Week with new chief nursing...

DaVita Kidney Care has marked Nephrology Nurses Week by announcing the appointment of Tina Livaudais as its chief nursing officer (CNO). Livaudais most recently...
early-cannulation grafts

Early-cannulation grafts display parity with ePTFE options—but also face similar challenges

In addition to demonstrating comparable performance in terms of long-term patency, durability and associated complications, early-cannulation arteriovenous (AV) grafts may hold some advantages when...