News from CDIC

Catch up on the latest news and research from the CDIC at Seven Oaks General Hospital.

April 17, 2018

Updated Publication Page

The Chronic Disease Innovation Centre is a highly productive research center. We collaborate with individuals from a variety of disciplines on projects focusing on different chronic diseases. For more information, we recently updated our publication page to highlight some of our peer-reviewed research. Check it out!    

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April 04, 2018

New Study shows Remote Dwelling Location Is a Risk Factor for CKD Among Indigenous Canadians

A new study by Chronic Disease Innovation Centre researchers compares  urban indigenous groups with similar risk factors for Chronic Kidney Disease with groups of indigenous people screened  previously in remote areas of rural and northern Manitoba with some interesting conclusions. Indigenous people suffer disproportionately from higher rates of diabetes and chronic kidney disease (CKD). An […]

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December 21, 2017

KFRE Validated for pediatric kidney patients

December 20, 2017 A study published in JAMA Pediatrics has validated the use of the Kidney Failure Risk Equation, invented by Dr. Navdeep Tangri at Seven Oaks Chronic Disease Innovation Centre, for children with kidney disease. The study by Dr. Erica Winnicki and colleagues from the University of California in San Francisco looked at retrospective […]

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