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Video: Quest Diagnostics Health Trends(TM) Report Shows Significant Gap in Care for Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease
Date:11/6/2007

. De-identified data are made available as a public service to inform patients, health professionals and policymakers about the current status of the nation's health.

This latest Quest Diagnostics Health Trends(TM) Report focused on CKD, CVD and diabetes because of the large numbers of patients affected by one or more of these diseases. This report builds on previous Health Trends(TM) reports of management of diabetes (assessed by HbA1c tests) and cholesterol (assessed by LDL tests).

About the National Kidney Foundation

The National Kidney Foundation, New York, NY, is dedicated to preventing kidney and urinary tract diseases, improving the health and well being of individuals and families affected by these diseases, influencing public policy in support of the kidney community and increasing the availability of all organs for transplantation.

About Quest Diagnostics

Quest Diagnostics is the leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services that patients and doctors need to make better healthcare decisions. The company offers the broadest access to diagnostic testing services through its national network of laboratories and patient service centers, and provides interpretive consultation through its extensive medical and scientific staff. Quest Diagnostics is a pioneer in developing innovative new diagnostic tests and advanced healthcare information technology solutions that help improve patient care. Additional company information is available at: http://www.questdiagnostics.com.

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