Latest Acute Renal Failure News
Nicorandil significantly reduced contrast-induced nephropathy by 62%, compared with controls.
Patients who received cabozantinib were also less likely to have skeletal-related events (23% vs 29% with everolimus).
Polygenic hazard score can guide screening based off predicted prostate cancer diagnosis age.
Improved urinary symptoms with antimuscarinic tx tied to better overall sleep quality, duration.
Robotic-assisted kidney transplantation is associated with a low complication rate and excellent graft function, European study shows.
40% of active surveillance events were deemed to require treatment.
Dose-response effect observed in overweight African-Americans with vitamin D deficiency
A study showed longer survival among patients with metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer who achieved a PSA level of 0.2 ng/mL or less 7 months after initiating ADT.
Continuous drop in combined cancer death rate from 1991 to 2015, resulting in 2,378,600 fewer death.
Best Diet Overall went to the Mediterranean Diet and the DASH Diet, with the Flexitarian Diet third.
Chemoradiation for muscle-invasive bladder cancer is associated with a lower 1-year mortality risk versus radical cystectomy, but at year 2 and beyond, mortality risk is lower with radical cystectomy.
Study finds that closely adhering to a Mediterranean-style diet possibly protects men from aggressive and advanced prostate cancer.
Two years of high-intensity exercise tied to improved maximal oxygen uptake, reduced cardiac stiffness.
Issues between electronic discharge and discharge prescription may be common for older patients.
Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy is associated with high 2- and 4-year rates of local cancer control and progression-free and cancer-specific survival.
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- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)