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Improved Site Management Is the First Step to Renal Research Optimization

April 20, 2022

During a clinical trial, investigators can provide the most value by providing their attention exclusively to the trial.1 In fact,...

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What is Changing for Clinical Research Sites in 2022?

February 11, 2022

President of Frenova, Kurt Mussina, discussed the changing landscape of clinical research sites with Applied Clinical Trials. Here is a...

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Accelerating Study Timelines — Moving Drugs to Market Faster

December 16, 2021

The Kidney Conundrum Patients with kidney disease are a special population. Unfortunately, they are underserved by current clinical trials. Despite...

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Resolving 3 of the Most Common Hurdles to Clinical Study Acceleration

December 16, 2021

Despite the best efforts of talented researchers and physicians, clinical trials can be expensive and time-consuming. Working with multiple sites...

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We Must Do Better When It Comes to CKD Patients

September 7, 2021

A variety of disparities exist across the health care ecosystem. One focuses on an issue Frenova has been calling out...

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CKD: This Silent Killer Deserves More Attention

September 7, 2021

Calling chronic kidney disease (CKD) the “silent killer” may at first sound dramatic. However, sadly, this metaphor is indeed apt....

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How Does the Industry Respond From the Challenges of 2020? Frenova Knows

May 6, 2021

Achieving Excellence in Renal Research Despite Disruptions To say the year 2020 was “unprecedented” is simultaneously accurate and an understatement....

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4 Pandemic-Inspired Considerations to Position Your Nephrology Research Site for Success in the New Normal

May 20, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is a challenge that is forcing us to reexamine how we do pretty much everything. There is...

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What if Clinical Trials Excluded the Patients Most Likely to Need the Therapy Being Tested?

December 18, 2019

That would be crazy, right? But it is exactly what has been happening to patients with kidney disease for a...

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Chronic Kidney Disease as a Public Health Crisis

November 27, 2019

Around 37 million people (15% of the population) in the U.S. have chronic kidney disease (CKD) and around 90% of...