V1421 carriers have an increased risk for heart failure hospitalization. (HealthDay News) — Male and female V1421 carriers face a similar and substantial risk for heart failure hospitalization, ...
Credit: Thinkstock Patients with CKD also should reduce intake of ultra-processed foods. Latest update gives greater weight to the significance of diet in managing chronic kidney disease. The Kidney ...
Credit: Thinkstock Preoperative potassium levels in patients with bladder cancer could offer a cost-effective and convenient way to improve the accuracy of outcome predictions. Abnormal ...
Bicarbonate use vs nonuse by patients with incident CKD is associated with a 1.5-fold higher risk for incident end-stage kidney disease in a fully adjusted model. Oral bicarbonate use by patients ...
Integration of PDMP with an EHR system in Massachusetts had no significant effect on prescription of opioids or morphine milligram equivalents. Integration of data from a prescription drug ...
Re-irradiation of locally recurrent prostate cancer following primary external beam radiation therapy is associated with favorable outcomes. Salvage re-irradiation for locally recurrent prostate ...
US veterans who transition to dialysis are 22% and 43% less likely to be referred to palliative and hospital care, respectively, than those managed conservatively. Patients with advanced chronic ...
(HealthDay News) — For kidney transplant (KT) candidates with obesity, sleeve gastrectomy (SG) is effective, and a considerable proportion of patients undergo KT within 20.9 months, according to a ...
Cardiovascular, kidney, and metabolic (CKM) syndrome affects nearly 90% of adults in the US population, especially older individuals, Black adults, and men. Nearly 90% of adults in the United ...
Investigators reported an upward trend in the prevalence of polycystic kidney disease, Alport syndrome, lupus nephritis, and focal segmental glomerulosclerosis from 2016 to 2020 and characterized ...
A study documents poor outcomes among hospitalized patients with kidney failure and critical limb ischemia who did not receive dialysis. Critical limb ischemia is common among patients with end ...