Philadelphia, PA (November 15, 2014) -- The results of numerous high-impact clinical trials that could affect kidney-related medical care will be presented at ASN Kidney Week 2014, November 11-16 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA.
ACT-AKI: A Phase 2 Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of AC607 for the Treatment of Acute Kidney Injury in Cardiac Surgery Subjects
ADVANCE-ON: long term benefits of intensive glucose control for end-stage kidney disease
HALT Progression of Polycystic Kidney Disease (HALT PKD) Trials: Primary Results of a 2x2 Factorial Trial in Early Stage CKD
HALT Progression of Polycystic Kidney Disease Trials: Primary results of a randomized trial in moderately advanced stage CKD
Impact of Extended Weekly Hemodialysis Hours on Quality of Life and Clinical Outcomes: the ACTIVE Dialysis Multinational Trial
Randomized Clinical Trial of Ergocalciferol Supplementation in 25 Vitamin D Deficient Hemodialysis Patients
Renal Efficacy and Safety of Anti-TGF-β1 Therapy in Patients with Diabetic Nephropathy
Six-Month Results of the RESCUE Trial: Fluency® Plus Endovascular Stent Graft versus PTA for In-stent Restenosis
The Effect of Perioperative Aspirin on Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
The Effect of Perioperative Clonidine on Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
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ASN Kidney Week 2014, the largest nephrology meeting of its kind, will provide a forum for more than 13,000 professionals to discuss the latest findings in renal research and engage in educational sessions related to advances in the care of patients with kidney and related disorders. Kidney Week 2014 will take place November 11-16, 2014, in Philadelphia, PA.
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