Consuming more vegetable protein may help kidney disease patients live longer Increased consumption of vegetable protein was linked with prolonged survival among kidney disease patients in a new a study. The study, “Higher Intake of Vegetable Protein Is Associated with Lower All-Cause Mortality in Chronic Kidney Disease” (Abstract 4058), will be presented at ASN Kidney […]
An overview of the six Stage 2 menu objectives to help attesting nephrologists determine which three to report along with the 17 core objectives and the clinical quality measures.
GAO report looks at characteristics of health care providers awarded EHR incentive payments from 2011–2012 More than 52% of eligible nephrology professionals were awarded an electronic health record incentive payment in 2012, according to a new report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO). Study: Improved testing technique could detect parathyroid hormone imbalances in dialysis […]