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DOPPS to present findings at the 52nd ERA-EDTA Congress
The Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (DOPPS) will present a symposium and four abstracts at the European Renal Association-European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA) Congress, May 28-31, 2015, in London, UK. To view a list of the DOPPS presentations, please click here

Emerging Trends from the DOPPS Practice Monitor - May 2015
Emerging trends in US hemodialysis practice through December 2014, based on a national sample of US dialysis facilities, are included in the latest DOPPS Practice Monitor update. Click here to learn more about the most recent trends

New Research Examines Sexual Function After Liver Donation
Living liver donors make a personal sacrifice to enhance the welfare of another, and efforts to maintain health and quality of life essential. Although sexual functioning is an important facet of quality of life for living donors, it has not been examined extensively. In a paper published in the journal Liver Transplantation, researchers led by Dr. Andrea DiMartini examined donor sexual function before and after the transplant. Click here to learn about these findings

Program Support Center Contracting Vehicle Awarded to HMS and Arbor Research
Arbor Research has partnered with Healthcare Management Solutions, LLC (HMS) on a successful bid for the Program Support Center (PSC) contracting vehicle. This contracting vehicle qualifies the HMS Team, which includes Arbor Research, to bid on projects awarded by the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Please click here to learn more

Arbor Research Contributes to Research on Disparities in Dialysis
New research published in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology examines whether adjustment for race in statistical models obscures or clarifies disparities in quality of care for minority groups on dialysis. To learn more, please click here