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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...


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....


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....


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...


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...


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...


A Patient’s Story: Why Starting With the Patient in Mind Improves Life for Patients, Investigators, and Sponsors

August 14, 2019

At Frenova Renal Research, we start with the patient in mind: It’s our fundamental philosophy. But what does that mean?...


How to Streamline Sponsor Payments to Investigative Sites

July 22, 2019

Physicians engage in clinical research for many reasons. Benefits include raising personal or practice profiles, gaining access to investigational treatments,...


5 Benefits of Outsourcing the Management of Your Clinical Research Site

April 8, 2019

Frenova recently welcomed another clinical research site into its managed site business. The new group — led by Michael Roppolo,...


Overcoming One-and-Done: Research Ills and Remedies for Physician Practices

February 20, 2019

High turnover among principal investigators (PI) is well-known in clinical research. In a 2017 survey of 201 PIs, more than half completed...