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nephrology

 [nĕ-frol´o-je]
the branch of medicine dealing with the kidneys.

ne·phrol·o·gy

(ne-frol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of medical science concerned with medical diseases of the kidneys.
[nephro- + G. logos, study]

nephrology

/ne·phrol·o·gy/ (nĕ-frol´ah-je) the branch of medical science that deals with the kidneys.

nephrology

(nə-frŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the kidneys.

ne·phrol′o·gist n.

nephrology

[nəfrol′əjē]
Etymology: Gk, nephros + logos, science
the study of the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the kidney. nephrologic, nephrological, adj.

nephrology

The medical subspecialty dedicated to the study and management of non-surgical diseases of the kidney.

nephrology

The medical subspecialty dedicated to the study and management of non-surgical diseases of the kidney. Cf Urology.

ne·phrol·o·gy

(nĕ-frol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of medical science concerned with diseases of the kidneys.
[nephro- + G. logos, study]

nephrology

The study of the structure, function and disorders of the kidney.

ne·phrol·o·gy

(nĕ-frol'ŏ-jē)
Medical branch concerned with kidney diseases.
[nephro- + G. logos, study]

nephrology (nəfrol´əjē),

n the study of the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the kidney.

nephrology

the branch of medicine dealing with the kidneys.
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Nephrologists and other providers need to be held accountable for the outcomes of their patients.
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In the past decade, nephrologists have taken the initiative of performing these vascular access-related procedures by themselves in order to optimize patient care.
Consultant nephrologist Dr Bhavna Pandya, said: "More than three million people face chronic kidney disease in the UK and this number is expected to rise over the next 10 years.
The supply of nephrologists in these regions was 0-1 per 10,000 population, whereas the supply of referring physicians was 4-23 per 10,000 population.
In the area of patient education and treatment, the nephrologists scored over the primary or family physicians.
Sponsorship of 20 Nephrologists from Indonesia to attend the post-Graduate training course and the ANZSN Scientific meeting
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Offices also have been reserved for family practitioners, internists, pediatricians, nephrologists, endocrinologists, gastroenterologists, rheumatologists and other specialists.
The HOI site had primarily FFS contracts with the majority of its providers, with the exception of capitation arrangements made with primary care nephrologists and certain specialists.