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Semin Dial
    November 2017
  1. RAINA R, Vijayaraghavan P, Kapur G, Sethi SK, et al
    Hemodialysis in neonates and infants: A systematic review.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Nov 5. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12657.
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  2. BENNETT PN, Ngo T, Kalife C, Schiller B, et al
    Improving wellbeing in patients undergoing dialysis: Can meditation help?
    Semin Dial. 2017 Nov 2. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12656.
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  3. DUMAINE CS, Brown RS, MacRae JM, Oliver MJ, et al
    Central venous catheters for chronic hemodialysis: Is "last choice" never the "right choice"?
    Semin Dial. 2017 Nov 2. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12655.
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    October 2017
  4. APETRII M, Covic A, Massy ZA
    Magnesium supplementation: A consideration in dialysis patients.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Oct 23. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12653.
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  5. MORFIN JA, Yang A, Wang E, Schiller B, et al
    Transitional dialysis care units: A new approach to increase home dialysis modality uptake and patient outcomes.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Oct 5. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12651.
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  6. VORONEANU L, Gavrilovici C, Covic A
    Overhydration, underhydration, and total body sodium: A tricky "menage a trois" in dialysis patients.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Oct 1. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12649.
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    September 2017
  7. DAVIS MI, Chute DF, Chung RT, Sise ME, et al
    When and how can nephrologists treat hepatitis C virus infection in dialysis patients?
    Semin Dial. 2017 Sep 18. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12650.
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    August 2017
  8. JADOUL M, Martin P
    Should all dialysis patients with hepatitis C be treated? If so, before or after kidney transplantation?
    Semin Dial. 2017 Aug 7. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12640.
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    Psychosocial interventions to improve outcomes among dialysis patients.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Aug 6. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12638.
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    July 2017
  10. SALIM SA, Everitt J, Schwartz A, Agarwal M, et al
    Aminoglycoside impregnated cement spacer precipitating acute kidney injury requiring hemodialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jul 31. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12639.
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  11. PATEL S, Raimann JG, Kotanko P
    The impact of dialysis modality and membrane characteristics on intradialytic hypotension.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jul 13. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12636.
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  12. MOLNAR AO, Sood MM
    Predicting in a predicament: Stroke and hemorrhage risk prediction in dialysis patients with atrial fibrillation.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jul 11. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12637.
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  13. SINGH AT, Mc Causland FR
    Osmolality and blood pressure stability during hemodialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jul 9. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12629.
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  14. EL-HUSSEINI A, Wang K, Edon AA, Sawaya BP, et al
    Parathyroidectomy-A last resort for hyperparathyroidism in dialysis patients.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jul 5. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12632.
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    June 2017
    The effect of treatment time, dialysis frequency, and ultrafiltration rate on intradialytic hypotension.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jun 30. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12625.
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  16. SHARMA S, Waikar SS
    Intradialytic hypotension in acute kidney injury requiring renal replacement therapy.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jun 30. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12630.
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  17. HEINE GH, Rogacev KS, Weingartner O, Marsche G, et al
    Still a reasonable goal: Targeting cholesterol in dialysis and advanced chronic kidney disease patients.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jun 19. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12621.
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  18. SANGHVI Y, Somers D
    Blastomyces dermatitidis peritonitis complicating peritoneal dialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jun 19. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12614.
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  19. MISRA PS, Nessim SJ
    Clinical aspects of magnesium physiology in patients on dialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jun 13. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12613.
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  20. BOYLE SM, Lee DH, Wyatt CM
    HIV in the dialysis population: Current issues and future directions.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jun 13. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12615.
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  21. GUPTA S, Fenves AZ
    Dialysis in the undocumented: The past, the present, and what lies ahead.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jun 13. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12622.
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  22. BOSSOLA M, Pepe G, Marzetti E
    Health-related quality of life of patients on chronic dialysis: The need for a focused effort.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jun 13. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12620.
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  23. CHU G, Choi P, McDonald VM
    Sleep disturbance and sleep-disordered breathing in hemodialysis patients.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jun 13. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12617.
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  24. GUNGOR O, Kocyigit I, Carrero JJ, Yilmaz MI, et al
    Hormonal changes in hemodialysis patients: Novel risk factors for mortality?
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jun 13. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12611.
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  25. GUNGOR O, Kocyigit I, Yilmaz MI, Sezer S, et al
    Role of vascular calcification inhibitors in preventing vascular dysfunction and mortality in hemodialysis patients.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jun 13. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12616.
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  26. BENNETT PN, Capdarest-Arest N, Parker K
    The physical deterioration of dialysis patients-Ignored, ill-reported, and ill-treated.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jun 5. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12610.
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    May 2017
  27. SHARMA J, Halkar R, Weber CJ
    Imaging of Parathyroid Glands in End Stage Renal Disease.
    Semin Dial. 2017 May 30. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12608.
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    Obstacles to reducing plasma levels of uremic solutes by hemodialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2017 May 30. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12609.
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  29. O'NEILL WC
    Introduction to Imaging in Dialysis Patients.
    Semin Dial. 2017 May 25. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12606.
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    Diagnosis and Management of Acquired Cystic Kidney Disease and Renal Tumors in ESRD Patients.
    Semin Dial. 2017 May 21. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12605.
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  31. ASH S, Sequeira A, Narayan R
    Imaging and Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters.
    Semin Dial. 2017 May 18. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12607.
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  32. WARD F, Faratro R, McQuillan RF
    Ultrasound-Guided Cannulation of the Hemodialysis Arteriovenous Access.
    Semin Dial. 2017 May 9. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12603.
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    April 2017
  33. KALANTAR-ZADEH K, Crowley ST, Beddhu S, Chen JLT, et al
    Renal Replacement Therapy and Incremental Hemodialysis for Veterans with Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Apr 18. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12601.
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  34. FLYTHE JE, Assimon MM, Wang L
    Ultrafiltration Rate Scaling in Hemodialysis Patients.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Apr 7. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12602.
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  35. NIYYAR VD, Wasse H
    Vessel Mapping for Dialysis Access Planning.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Apr 5. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12594.
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    Angiography of Hemodialysis Fistulas and Grafts.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Apr 5. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12595.
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  37. ALEXANDER AJ, Jahangir D, Lazarus M, Sprague SM, et al
    Imaging in Chronic Kidney Disease-Metabolic Bone Disease.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Apr 5. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12598.
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  38. BAHRAINWALA JZ, Leonberg-Yoo AK, Rudnick MR
    Use of Radiocontrast Agents in CKD and ESRD.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Apr 5. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12593.
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    March 2017
  39. YAN Y, Ramirez S, Anand S, Qian J, et al
    Twice-Weekly Hemodialysis in China: Can It Be A Better Option for Initiation or Maintenance Dialysis Therapy?
    Semin Dial. 2017 Mar 26. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12588.
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  40. OBI Y, Chou J, Kalantar-Zadeh K
    Introduction to the Critical Balance-Residual Kidney Function and Incremental Transition to Dialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Mar 23. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12600.
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  41. RAGGI P, Alexopoulos N
    Cardiac Imaging in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Mar 21. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12597.
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  42. GHAHREMANI-GHAJAR M, Rojas-Bautista V, Lau WL, Pahl M, et al
    Incremental Hemodialysis: The University of California Irvine Experience.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Mar 14. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12591.
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  43. NORRIS KC, Williams SF, Rhee CM, Nicholas SB, et al
    Hemodialysis Disparities in African Americans: The Deeply Integrated Concept of Race in the Social Fabric of Our Society.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Mar 9. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12589.
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  44. LABRIOLA L, Jadoul M
    Dialysis-related Amyloidosis: Is It Gone or Should It Be?
    Semin Dial. 2017 Mar 6. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12590.
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  45. MISKULIN DC, Weiner DE
    Blood Pressure Management in Hemodialysis Patients: What We Know And What Questions Remain.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Mar 6. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12586.
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  46. MISRA PS, Nessim SJ, Perl J
    "Biocompatible" Neutral pH Low-GDP Peritoneal Dialysis Solutions: Much Ado About Nothing?
    Semin Dial. 2017;30:164-173.
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  47. Retraction Statement: Unrecognized High Brachial Artery Bifurcation is Associated with Higher Rate of Dialysis Access by Dr. Lee Kirksey.
    Semin Dial. 2017;30:183.
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    February 2017
  48. LOCATELLI F, Del Vecchio L, Aicardi V
    Nutritional Issues with Incremental Dialysis: The Role of Low-Protein Diets.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Feb 27. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12585.
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  49. AHMAD Y, Bellamy MF, Baker CS
    Aortic Stenosis in Dialysis Patients.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Feb 26. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12582.
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  50. SAAD TF, Weiner HL
    Venous Hemodialysis Catheters and Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices: Avoiding a High-Risk Combination.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Feb 23. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12581.
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  51. CHIN AI, Depner TA, Daugirdas JT
    Assessing the Adequacy of Small Solute Clearance for Various Dialysis Modalities, with Inclusion of Residual Native Kidney Function.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Feb 14. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12584.
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    Incremental Hemodialysis - A European Perspective.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Feb 9. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12583.
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  53. NISSENSON AR, Mehrotra R
    Introduction to 30 Years: Lessons Learned in Dialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Feb 2. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12578.
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    Changing Landscape for Peritoneal Dialysis: Optimizing Utilization.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Feb 1. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12576.
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    January 2017
    Hemodialysis Treatment Time: As Important as it Seems?
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jan 16. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12575.
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    Is Hemodialysis Patient Survival Dependent upon Small Solute Clearance (Kt/V)?: If So How Can Kt/V be Adjusted to Prevent Under Dialysis in Vulnerable Groups?
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jan 11. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12566.
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  57. UPADHYAY A, Jaber BL
    Reuse and Biocompatibility of Hemodialysis Membranes: Clinically Relevant?
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jan 8. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12574.
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  58. MCGILL RL, Weiner DE
    Dialysate Composition for Hemodialysis: Changes and Changing Risk.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jan 8. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12573.
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    Innovations in Treatment Delivery, Risk of Peritonitis, and Patient Retention on Peritoneal Dialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jan 8. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12571.
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  60. TRINH E, Chan CT
    The Rise, Fall, and Resurgence of Home Hemodialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jan 8. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12572.
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    Progressive Hemodialysis: Is it the Future, or the Present?
    Semin Dial. 2017;30:80.
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    Lung Ultrasound in the Management of Fluid Volume in Dialysis Patients: Potential Usefulness.
    Semin Dial. 2017;30:6-9.
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  63. HEMMETT J, McIntyre CW
    A Dialysis Patient's Choice and a Nephrologist's Obligation: The Need to Understand and Value the Patient's Perspective.
    Semin Dial. 2017;30:3-5.
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  64. DAUGIRDAS JT, Schneditz D
    Hemodialysis Ultrafiltration Rate Targets Should Be Scaled to Body Surface Area Rather than to Body Weight.
    Semin Dial. 2017;30:15-19.
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    November 2016
  65. MARQUES MG, Ponce P
    Pre-operative Assessment for Arteriovenous Fistula Placement for Dialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Nov 20. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12561.
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  66. Seminars in Dialysis: The 100 Most Highly Cited Papers.
    Semin Dial. 2016;29:518-520.
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    October 2016
    Hemodialysis Time and Kt/V: Less May Be Better.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Oct 20. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12555.
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  68. WONG J, Kaja Kamal RM, Vilar E, Farrington K, et al
    Measuring Residual Renal Function in Hemodialysis Patients without Urine Collection.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Oct 18. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12557.
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    More May be Less; Yet Another Way which More Intense Renal Replacement Therapy May Not be Better.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Oct 10. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12556.
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  70. BESARAB A, Szczech L
    What are the Considerations in Balancing Benefits and Risks in Iron Treatment?: How Hypoxia-Inducible Factor-Prolyl Hydroxylase Inhibitors May Change Iron Management in End-Stage Renal Disease.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Oct 4. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12553.
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    Estimating Time-averaged Serum Urea Nitrogen Concentration during Various Urine Collection Periods: A Prediction Equation for Thrice Weekly and Biweekly Dialysis Schedules.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Oct 4. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12554.
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    September 2016
  72. SALERNO FR, Parraga G, McIntyre CW
    Why Is Your Patient Still Short of Breath? Understanding the Complex Pathophysiology of Dyspnea in Chronic Kidney Disease.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Sep 28. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12548.
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    Introduction to Making Dialysis Adequate-Addressing its Limitations.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Sep 27. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12545.
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    What are the Considerations in Balancing Benefits and Risks in Iron Treatment?: Emerging Evidence on the Safety of Intravenous Iron in Chronic Kidney Disease.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Sep 27. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12549.
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  75. RAIMANN JG, Tzamaloukas AH, Levin NW, Ing TS, et al
    Osmotic Pressure in Clinical Medicine with an Emphasis on Dialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Sep 9. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12537.
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  76. RATAJCZAK A, Lange-Ratajczak M, Bobkiewicz A, Studniarek A, et al
    Surgical Management of Complications with Peritoneal Dialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Sep 6. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12538.
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    Dose Targeting Metrics in Conventional and Intensive Maintenance Dialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Sep 4. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12526.
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    August 2016
    Incremental Hemodialysis: How I Do It.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Aug 25. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12530.
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  79. HOLE B, Tonkin-Crine S, Caskey FJ, Roderick P, et al
    Treatment of End-stage Kidney Failure without Renal Replacement Therapy.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Aug 25. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12535.
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  80. O'BRIEN FJ, Fong KD, Sirich TL, Meyer TW, et al
    More Dialysis Has Not Proven Much Better.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Aug 24. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12533.
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    Sources of Mortality on Dialysis with an Emphasis on Microemboli.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Aug 16. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12527.
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  82. RIPPE B, Oberg CM
    Albumin Turnover in Peritoneal and Hemodialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Aug 15. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12534.
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  83. ONDER S, Akbar S, Schmidt RJ
    Reproductive Endocrinology in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients: New Approaches to Old Challenges.
    Semin Dial. 2016 Aug 15. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12528.
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    July 2016

  84. Patient Experience Assessment is a Requisite for Quality Evaluation: A Discussion of the In-Center Hemodialysis Consumer Assessment of Health Care Providers and Systems (ICH CAHPS) Survey.
    Semin Dial. 2016;29:326.
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    May 2016
  85. DAD T, Sarnak MJ
    Pericarditis and Pericardial Effusions in End-Stage Renal Disease.
    Semin Dial. 2016 May 26. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12517.
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  86. SHEN JI, Lum EL, Chang TI
    Balancing the Evidence: How to Reconcile the Results of Observational Studies vs. Randomized Clinical Trials in Dialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2016 May 21. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12518.
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  87. MASSY ZA, Pietrement C, Toure F
    Reconsidering the Lack of Urea Toxicity in Dialysis Patients.
    Semin Dial. 2016 May 13. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12515.
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  88. DEAN D, Cruz DN
    We Use Permcaths Instead of Peritoneal Catheters for Acute Kidney Injury and Urgent-Start Dialysis.
    Semin Dial. 2016 May 7. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12487.
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  89. SJOLUND J, Garcia Anton D, Bayes LY, Hoekstra T, et al
    Diuretics, Limited Ultrafiltration, and Residual Renal Function in Incident Hemodialysis Patients: A Case Series.
    Semin Dial. 2016 May 6. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12508.
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    March 2016
  90. CHEN SS, Unruh M, Williams M
    In Quality We Trust; but Quality of Life or Quality of Care?
    Semin Dial. 2016;29:103-10.
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    Doing More Than Caring About Quality.
    Semin Dial. 2016;29:119-24.
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    Delivering Better Quality of Care: Relentless Focus and Starting with the End in Mind at DaVita.
    Semin Dial. 2016;29:111-8.
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    January 2016
  93. MAFRA D
    Can Outcomes be Improved in Dialysis Patients by Optimizing Trace Mineral, Micronutrient, and Antioxidant Status?: The Role of Trace Elements.
    Semin Dial. 2016;29:48-50.
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  94. CHAZOT C, Jean G, Kopple JD
    Can Outcomes be Improved in Dialysis Patients by Optimizing Trace Mineral, Micronutrient, and Antioxidant Status?: The Impact of Vitamins and their Supplementation.
    Semin Dial. 2016;29:39-48.
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    Can Outcomes be Improved in Dialysis Patients by Optimizing Trace Mineral, Micronutrient, and Antioxidant Status?: The Impact of Probiotics and a High-Fiber Diet.
    Semin Dial. 2016;29:50-1.
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  96. COBO G, Qureshi AR, Lindholm B, Stenvinkel P, et al
    C-reactive Protein: Repeated Measurements will Improve Dialysis Patient Care.
    Semin Dial. 2016;29:7-14.
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  97. SUTHAR SD, Middleton JP
    Clinical Outcomes in Dialysis Patients: Prospects for Improvement with Aldosterone Receptor Antagonists.
    Semin Dial. 2016;29:52-61.
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    Malnutrition in Dialysis Patients--The Need for Intervention Despite Uncertain Benefits.
    Semin Dial. 2016;29:28-34.
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  99. BOYLE SM, Jacobs B, Sayani FA, Hoffman B, et al
    Management of the Dialysis Patient with Sickle Cell Disease.
    Semin Dial. 2016;29:62-70.
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  100. COELHO S
    What is the Role of HbA1c in Diabetic Hemodialysis Patients?
    Semin Dial. 2016;29:19-23.
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