Tag: peritoneal dialysis

Setting clear expectations early on is an important step in the...

Stephen Hohmann (Texas Vascular Associates, Dallas, USA) recently sat down with Renal Interventions to discuss a number of key considerations along the dialysis journey,...
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UK Renal Registry: Peritoneal dialysis climbs despite overall RRT decrease

With comprehensive UK Renal Registry (UKRR) data from 2020 set to be published by the UK Kidney Association (UKKA) imminently, Renal Interventions previews a...

Invizius awarded grant to research peritoneal dialysis indication for H-Guard technology

Invizius recently announced that it has been awarded a second Biomedical Catalyst grant (Feasibility and Primer Award) by Innovate UK to research a new...

Relavo awarded US$1 million to support PeritoneX disinfection system

Relavo has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant worth US$1 million, which will be used to complete...

Fresenius’ Versi peritoneal dialysis cycler system gains FDA clearance

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has awarded 510(k) clearance to Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA) for its Versi peritoneal dialysis (PD) cycler...

Outset presents multiple data sets on home dialysis modalities at NKF...

Outset Medical has announced the release of three new data sets related to home dialysis—each of which are being presented during the ongoing National...
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Newer techniques for PD surgery: Time-due advance or tempest in a...

As dialysis modalities go, peritoneal dialysis (PD) is currently among the more popular choices in treating kidney disease patients. For many physicians, its perceived...
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Baxter presents data indicating Sharesource increases time on home dialysis by...

Baxter International has announced new data indicating the use of its Sharesource remote patient management platform with an automated peritoneal dialysis cycler may improve the clinical...

CloudCath receives FDA clearance for novel at-home monitoring system in peritoneal...

CloudCath announced today it has received US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the CloudCath system—which the company claims is the world's first...
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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...

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...

DaVita to further elevate home dialysis care experience with new Baxter...

DaVita Kidney Care has announced the expansion of its home kidney care programme to include the HomeChoice Claria Automated Peritoneal Dialysis (APD) system, enabled...
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Further enhancements required to optimise artificial kidney device for peritoneal dialysis...

Despite the device demonstrating no serious adverse events (SAEs) in a preliminary safety study, researchers believe further enhancements are needed to improve the outcomes...
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Fresenius Medical Care introduces Kinexus connected health platform for home dialysis

Through its Renal Therapies Group, Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA) has introduced the Kinexus Therapy Management Platform—a new connected health platform for home...