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AKI hospitalizations were 4 times more likely among patients with diabetes.
In addition, average phosphate binder pill burden decreased by more than half.
Not enough women of childbearing age who have diabetes are receiving the preconception counseling recommended by the American Diabetes Association (ADA), a new study suggests. The findings will be presented in a poster on Saturday at ENDO 2018, the 100th annual meeting of the Endocrine Society in Chicago, Ill.
New research now suggests that low-calorie sweeteners may actually help to increase fat formulation and lead to metabolic syndrome.
In a study of Black Americans who participated in focus group sessions, certain participant factors—such as knowledge of kidney disease and spiritual and cultural influences—and logistical factors—such as convenience and awareness of scheduling—were identified as barriers that may prevent Black Americans from being screened for kidney disease. Black Americans are at increased risk of dev...
New research highlights a more accurate way to screen for preeclampsia in pregnant women than currently recommended methods.
Many patients who will later be diagnosed with diabetes show signs of chronic kidney disease even before their diabetes diagnosis, according to a new study. The researchers looked at data on more than 36,000 veterans who were diagnosed with diabetes between 2003 and 2013.
In a study, use of anticoagulants was associated with 85% fewer atherosclerotic events.
Pregnant women with vs without a history of nephrolithiasis are more likely to experience gestational diabetes and preeclampsia.
In a trial, oral calcitriol of 0.5 mcg daily did not reduce hepcidin levels in patients with stage 3 to 4 CKD.
Metabolic syndrome and smoking are associated with 2.5- and 1.7-fold increased odds of moderate or severe nocturia in men with BPH/LUTS.
Researchers reveal that two classes of medication used to treat hypertension could raise blood pressure variability, which may increase the risk of death.
Between 2005 and 2015, the unadjusted rate of living kidney donation in the United States was 30.1 and 19.3 per million population in women and men, respectively. After adjusting for differences in age, race, the incidence of kidney failure, and geographic factors, the incidence of donation was 44% higher in women. Over time, the incidence of donation was stable in women but declined in men. T...
Patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) due to autosomal polycystic kidney disease are more likely to receive a kidney transplant than those with ESRD from other causes, new study finds.
In celebration of the World Kidney Day 2018's theme of "Kidneys & Women's Health: Include, Value, Empower," the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) is highlighting several articles in its journals, Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN) and Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN), that are focused on women's kidney health.
Marijuana is the most commonly used illicit drug in the United States, with an increasing trend of use among middle-aged and older individuals. However, potential health effects of marijuana use in the general population have not been extensively studied, and little is known about potential effects on kidney function. According to a new cross-sectional study of adults aged 18-59 in the US, there i...
Overall treatment success occurred in 98.4% of patients receiving meropenem-vabobactam vs 94% for those receiving piperacillin-tazobactam.
Scandinavian researchers say a new classification would mean better treatment for patients.
In a group of older patients undergoing hemodialysis, cerebral blood flow declined by 10%, from before the start to the end of hemodialysis. Cerebral blood flow declined in all brain regions that were examined, including the frontal, parietal, temporal, and occipital lobes; cerebellum; and thalamus.
Women diagnosed with preeclampsia during pregnancy were significantly more likely to develop high blood pressure, diabetes or high cholesterol within five years compared with women who did not have preeclampsia, according to a new study.
Dialysis patients receiving more or less than 200 mg per month of IV iron had similar risks of death, infection, cardiovascular disease, and hospitalization, meta-analysis shows.
In multivariable analyses, CKD stage G3b or higher was significantly associated with worse progression-free and cancer-specific survival.
Obesity was associated with an increased risk for cardiovascular disease and a two- to three-year shorter life span.
Administration of intravenous isotonic crystalloids is one of the most common medical therapies, with routine use in emergency departments, hospital wards, intensive care units (ICUs), and operating rooms. However, it is not known whether the composition of isotonic crystalloid fluid has an effect…
Despite reports in recent years suggesting childhood obesity could be reaching a plateau in some groups, the big picture on obesity rates for children ages 2 to 19 remains unfavorable, according to a new analysis from Duke Health researchers.