Early Care May Prevent Cardiovascular Events

May 16, 2018, Lakewood, Colorado – A recent study from Taiwan determined that kidney failure patients that begin seeing a nephrologist early on before starting dialysis may help prevent major cardiovascular events. Of more than 60,000 patients reviewed, all of them received pre-dialysis care in some way. Forty percent had early, frequent visits, 21% with…

BGI PQ200 Enhancements & Feature Upgrade Package

May 10, 2018, Lakewood, Colorado – Mesa Labs’ BGI PQ200 FRM Sampler uses BGI pioneering technology to meet the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) requirements for ambient particulate sampling. Mesa Lab’s has made product enhancements to the PQ200 which provides new features for better handling of data, improved calibration functionality, field update, and easier access…

Warning Letters & Product Recalls

March 28, 2018, Lakewood, Colorado – The FDA’s Office of Regulatory Affairs (ORA) performs inspections on all manner of product and program areas including: biologics, drugs, devices, human tissue for transplant, radiological health, foods, and veterinary medicine. When these investigators observe conditions or practices that seem questionable as to whether they comply with FDA requirements,…

Home Hemodialysis is Now an Option

March 20, 2018, Lakewood, Colorado – As of August 2017, solo dialysis was officially allowed. Over the years, it has been allowed only on the condition that the person receiving dialysis have a care partner – someone trained to assist in their dialysis treatment and available to minimize risk in emergencies. In-center patient treatment can…