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Latest Nephrology News

ACA Tied to Narrowing of Disparities in Access to Care

The Affordable Care Act has reduced disparities in access to health care among black, Hispanic, and white adults, according to a January data brief released by the Commonwealth Fund.

Poll: Older Adults Frequently Use Online Physician Ratings

Older adults commonly use online ratings to choose a doctor, according to a report published online Jan. 6 based on the results of the University of Michigan National Poll on Healthy Aging.

Tivozanib Bests Sorafenib in Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma

Among patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma, progression-free survival was longer in those receiving tivozanib versus sorafenib as third- or fourth-line therapy, according to a study published online Dec. 3 in The Lancet Oncology.

End-Stage Renal Disease Patients at Higher Risk for Syphilis

End-stage renal disease patients are at a higher risk for contracting syphilis, according to a study recently published in the Clinical Kidney Journal.