Navigation Links
Baxter Kidney Patient Education Program Celebrates Tenth Anniversary
Date:11/5/2007

available to you."

Rogers says that the information that she received from Vela gave her confidence and that she "didn't have to second guess or wonder if I made the right decision" when it came time for her to choose her treatment. But she also says that Vela provided something even more important.

"When you first find out that you have to go on dialysis you're terrified," said an emotional Rogers. "The most important thing she did was to take that fear away. She was there for me, she stayed there for me, and I know that even today I have someone that I can count on."

About Baxter

Baxter Healthcare Corporation is the principal U.S. operating subsidiary of Baxter International Inc. (NYSE: BAX). Baxter International Inc., through its subsidiaries, assists healthcare professionals and their patients with the treatment of complex medical conditions, including hemophilia, immune disorders, cancer, infectious diseases, kidney disease, trauma and other conditions. The company applies its expertise in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology to make a meaningful difference in patients' lives.

References

1. Rankin, S.H., & Stallings, K.D. (2001). Patient Education: Principles

and Practice. (4th ed). Philadelphia: Lippincott., 78-129.

2. Yeoh, et. al. (2003). Impact of predialysis care on clinical outcomes.

Hemodialysis International, 7(4), 338-341.

3. Klan, B. et. al. (1998) Predialysis patient education: effects on

functioning and well-being in uraemic patients. Journal of Advanced

Nursing, 28(1), 36-44


'/>"/>
SOURCE Baxter International Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. Baxter to Launch GARDian(TM), a Groundbreaking Initiative That Helps Provide Continued Access to GAMMAGARD for Current Patients
2. Baxter and Halozyme Announce Collaboration for Development of Subcutaneous GAMMAGARD LIQUID(TM) Administration Using Enhanze(TM) Technology
3. Baxter Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Ninth Consecutive Year
4. Baxter and Novation Sign Multi-Year Contract Extension Valued at Over $200 Million for Medication Delivery Products
5. Baxter Adds Recombinant Protein to Specialty Therapeutics Portfolio
6. Novare Announces First Ever Single Port Laparoscopic Kidney Removal (Nephrectomy) Using RealHand(TM) HD Instruments
7. Genzyme to Participate in FDA Advisory Committee Meeting on the Use of Phosphate Binders in Chronic Kidney Disease
8. Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy Health Services Division Achieves High Marks in Pilot Program for Chronic Kidney Disease Management
9. Aidas Rh-Apo2L Clinical Testing Shows Preliminary Efficacy in Helping to Treat Lung Cancer, Stomach Cancer, Lymphoma, Pancreatic Cancer & Kidney Cancer
10. Dendreon Announces Publication of Phase 1 Study Highlighting Immunologic and Clinical Activity of Lapuleucel-T (Neuvenge(R)) in Advanced Breast Cancer Patients
11. Cephalon Announces Positive Results from a Pivotal Study of FENTORA in Opioid-tolerant Patients with Non-cancer Breakthrough Pain
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/29/2014)... -- According to the new research report  ... Analysis Software), Delivery Modes (Web Based/Cloud Based) & Whole ... 2018", published by MarketsandMarkets, analyzes and studies the major ... North America , Europe ... of the World (RoW). Browse 78 market ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Calif. , July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ... agreement with FORMA Therapeutics, Inc., to provide access ... proprietary fragment-based lead discovery platform for novel small ... excited about the opportunity to work with FORMA ... of epigenetics and protein homeostasis. FORMA Therapeutics, decision ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... July 29, 2014  Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTC: ... drug development and related consulting, applauds the Editorial ... a strong position in opposition to current federal ... 2014 publication.  The New York Times also announces ... week exploring the issue called "High Time:  An ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 TransVac Solutions, ... linen collection and transport solutions for hospitals, will be ... Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) Annual Conference & Technical Exhibition Aug. ... present its technology for making hospitals cleaner, reducing infection ... over the hospital’s life cycle. Staff will be ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Digital Pathology Market worth $437 Million by 2018 2Digital Pathology Market worth $437 Million by 2018 3Nanosyn Announces Expanded Partnership With FORMA Therapeutics 2Cannabis Science, Inc. (CBIS) Applauds New York Times Editorial Board Stance on 'Repealing Prohibition, Again'; NYT Editorial Is Bell Weather of Change 2Cannabis Science, Inc. (CBIS) Applauds New York Times Editorial Board Stance on 'Repealing Prohibition, Again'; NYT Editorial Is Bell Weather of Change 3TransVac Presents Cost Saving Technology at ASHE Conference for Keeping Hospitals Cleaner 2
... 2011 Reportlinker.com announces ... is available in its catalogue: ... Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to ... WinterGreen Research announces ...
... the digital age: The microscopic device fits on the head ... pennies to make and this Cornell-developed camera could revolutionize ... The camera was invented in the lab of Alyosha Molnar, ... by a group led by Patrick Gill, a postdoctoral associate. ...
... July 6, 2011 By applying a coating to ... significantly improved the materials, efficiency and sensitivity. The ... Nano Letters , suggest that the coated wires ... solar cells. Due to a large surface-to-volume ratio, ...
Cached Biology Technology:Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 2Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 3Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 4Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 5Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 6Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 7Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 8Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 9Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 10Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 11Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 12Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 13Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 14Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 15Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 16Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 17Tele-Health Monitoring: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017 18Pixel perfect: Cornell develops a lens-free, pinhead-size camera 2With a simple coating, nanowires show a dramatic increase in efficiency and sensitivity 2
(Date:7/29/2014)... YORK , July 29, 2014  When it comes to ... new devices, if not the last. However, when it comes to ... Though the market for the Internet of Things and its ... make an impact in the healthcare industry, whether it,s in the ... to keep us fit. With that in mind, InformationWeek ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... PARIS, 29 JULY 2014 With thirty days to ... for the FEBS-EMBO 2014 Conference are well underway. The ... Biochemical Societies (FEBS), EMBO, and the French Society for ... Saturday, 30 August to Thursday, 4 September at the ... 2014 Conference is the largest meeting for the life ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... UC San Francisco is the first to show that ... accelerate cellular aging, these negative effects may be reduced ... , "The study participants who exercised, slept well ... ones who didn,t maintain healthy lifestyles, even when they ... Puterman, PhD, assistant professor in the department of psychiatry ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Counting down to FEBS-EMBO 2014 in Paris, France 2Healthy lifestyle may buffer against stress-related cell aging, study says 2
... Italian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology (SIUMB) have ... of Ultrasound , starting in 2013 with Volume 16. Appearing ... journal of SIUMB. It will be available exclusively in electronic ... Elsevier. The Journal of Ultrasound deals with ...
... University of British Columbia and Oxford University researchers have ... of African elephant in the unforgiving Sahara desert, and ... the animals at risk. A two-year study, to ... tracked the elephants, migration with Global Positioning System (GPS) ...
... Athens, Ga. Fish play a far more important role ... according to researchers at the University of Georgia and Florida ... Ecology , they show that fish contribute more nutrients ... changes in the growth rates of the organisms at the ...
Cached Biology News:Springer will collaborate with the Italian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 2Violence in Mali threatening survival of endangered elephants 2Fish have enormous nutrient impacts on marine ecosystems, study finds 2Fish have enormous nutrient impacts on marine ecosystems, study finds 3
SCCRO (S-17)...
... a nucleoside antibiotic from ... a potent translational inhibitor ... eukaryotic cells. Resistance to ... the products of the ...
... of a class of proteins who function to ... S plays an integral role in proofreading the ... excision repair and in preventing chromosomal recombination between ... DNA specifically at base pair mismatches and small ...
... Antibody Epitope: A BALB/c ... Recommended Storage: Store vial at ... and freeze at -20 C or below for ... thawing. Centrifuge product if not completely clear ...
Biology Products: