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Topic: Kidney Failure


Anatomy/Physiology

- Kidneys and Urinary Tract - Nemours Foundation
- Your Kidneys and How They Work - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse

Children

- Kidney (Renal) Failure - American Urological Association
- When Your Child Has a Chronic Kidney Disease - Nemours Foundation
- School & Family Problems of Children with - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse
- Treatment Methods for Kidney Failure in Children - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse

Clinical Trials

- ClinicalTrials.gov: Kidney Failure, Chronic - National Institutes of Health
- ClinicalTrials.gov: Kidney Failure - National Institutes of Health

Coping

- Coping Effectively: A Guide for Patients and Their - National Kidney Foundation

Diagnosis/Symptoms

- Renal Biopsy - UpToDate
- Kidney and Urinary Tract Function, Disorders, and - American Association for Clinical Chemistry
- Medical Tests of Kidney Function - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse

Dictionaries/Glossaries

- Kidney Failure Glossary - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse
- Kidney Diseases Dictionary - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse

Directories

- Find a Urologist - American Urological Association
- Directory of Kidney and Urologic Diseases Organiza - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse

Disease Management

- BUN Test - American Association for Clinical Chemistry

Financial Issues

- Financial Help for Treatment of Kidney Failure - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse
- Permanent Kidney Failure/End-Stage Renal Disease - Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Law and Policy

- Medicare Coverage of Kidney Dialysis and Kidney Tr - Dept. of Health and Human Services
- Medigap Policies for People Under Age 65 with a Di - Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

National Institutes of Health

- Kidney Disease Overview - National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Newsletters/Print Publications

- Renal Flash - American Association of Kidney Patients
- E-Kidney: Online Newsletter of the NKF - National Kidney Foundation
- AAKP Kidney Beginnings: The Electronic Newsletter - American Association of Kidney Patients

Organizations

- National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information - National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
- National Kidney Foundation -
- National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and K -
- Life Options Rehabilitation Program -
- American Kidney Fund -
- American Association of Kidney Patients -

Overviews

- Kidney Failure - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Kidney Failure - American Academy of Family Physicians

Related Issues

- Kidney Failure and Cardiovascular Disease - American Heart Association
- Amyloidosis and Kidney Disease - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse
- Analgesic Nephropathy (Painkillers and the Kidneys - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse
- What Vaccinations Do You Need? - National Kidney Foundation
- Anemia in Kidney Disease and Dialysis - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse
- Bone Disease in Chronic Kidney Failure - National Kidney Foundation

Specific Conditions

- JAMA Patient Page: Acute Renal Failure - American Medical Association
- Renal Osteodystrophy - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse

Statistics

- Kidney Center Data Profile - Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network
- End Stage Renal Disease in the United States - National Kidney Foundation
- Kidney and Urologic Disease Statistics for the Uni - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse

Treatment

- Kidney Failure: Choosing a Treatment That's - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse
- Treatment Methods for Kidney Failure: Transplantat - National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse
- Kidney Transplant - National Kidney Foundation

   
     
     
   
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