ESRD


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ESRD

Abbreviation for end-stage renal disease.

ESRD

end-stage renal disease.

ESRD

End-stage renal disease, see there.

ESRD

End-stage renal disease; chronic or permanent kidney failure.
Mentioned in: Dialysis, Kidney
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With the assistance of our large volunteer community, our organization will be responsible for supporting 117,000 patients, 1684 facilities and 52 transplant facilities, across the four regions," says IPRO ESRD Network CEO Susan Caponi, RN, MBA.
It was associated with a 32-fold increased risk of developing ESRD in patients who started with an eGFR below 60 mL/min per 1.
Results showed that 874 study participants (713 men, 161 women) were treated for ESRD over the next 25 years.
Recommendation: To help ensure that Medicare beneficiaries have access to high-quality dialysis care, the Administrator of CMS should assess the extent to which the bundled payment for dialysis care will be sufficient to cover an efficient dialysis organization's costs to provide such care when the bundled payment expands to cover oral-only ESRD drugs.
For example, as part of CMS's recent ESRD disease management demonstration project, nephrologists and dialysis providers developed a suite of clinical interventions as part of a comprehensive integrated care program that not only improved patient outcomes but also reduced the overall cost of care for Medicare beneficiaries with ESRD.
The epidemic levels of obesity, with its risks for diabetes and kidney failure, and the growing acceptance in some transplant programs of less than ideal living donors (for example, individuals with some degree of hypertension), amplify both the risks of ESRD to donors and the need for better data.
Hospitalizations for ESRD patients are paid through the same PPS as all Medicare patients.
THE SIGNIFICANCE of an elevated cardiac troponin I level in the setting of ESRD has been a source of great controversy.
I'm pretty disillusioned about complex bypass procedures in ESRD.
The affiliation with CyraCom allows for HDS to market the CyraPhone to the ESRD community.
ESRD is irreversible and currently approximately 60% of all ESRD patients are maintained by hemodialysis.
ESRD is the final stage of a slow deterioration of the kidneys, a process known as nephropathy.