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NxStage Applauds Array of Studies To Be Presented at American Society of Nephrology Meeting


-- "Comparison of blood pressure volatility between conventional and

short daily hemodialysis." Miho Murashima presents on behalf of his

colleagues from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania that not

only does daily dialysis reduce blood pressure and the requirement for

antihypertensive medications versus conventional thrice-weekly dialysis,

but it also reduces the relative risk of intradialytic hypotensive

episodes by 86% (TH-PO604, 11/6, 10:00 AM).

-- "Differences in Hemodynamic Parameters and CV Markers between

Patients Undergoing Thrice Weekly or More Frequent HD." Bhupinder

Virk of Satellite Healthcare concludes that home daily hemodialysis

patients appear to have less volume overload and less evidence for

myocardial injury based upon significant reductions in cardiovascular

(CV) markers Troponin T (cTnT) and proBNP in the home daily dialysis

group vs. a matched conventional in-center dialysis cohort (F-PO1706,

11/7, 10:00 AM).

-- "Calcium mass balance during short daily home hemodialysis with a

3.0 mEq/L calcium dialysate." Brent Miller of Washington

University in St. Louis presents that hemodialysis using an average of

approximately 24 L/session of dialysate with a calcium concentration of

3.0 mEq/L with the NxStage System One yields a net calcium balance of

-54 mg per treatment at usual prescribed parameters (SA-PO2691, 11/8,

10:00 AM).

-- "Recovery of renal function noted in a short daily low volume home

dialysis program." Michael Kraus of Indiana University reports that

6 of 111 daily hemodialysis patients have regained kidney function, a

rate higher than that reported by the USRDS (PUB387).

-- "Quality of life perception by in-center vs. home dialysis

patients." Eduardo La

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