Latest Acute Renal Failure News
The risk of chronic kidney disease among women who experience preeclampsia is particularly elevated within 5 years of delivery.
Patients in the highest quintile of urinary albumin excretion had a 4.5-fold increased risk of urothelial cell carcinoma vs those in quintiles 1-3.
In a phase 2 trial that enrolled 31 patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease, treatment with bardoxolone resulted in a significant increase in kidney function.
A study found that 28.8% of women in a national database reported getting up 2 or more times per night to urinate.
No significant difference in nocturia risk found in patients with higher and lower sodium intake.
Lower rate of VTE recurrence, but higher clinically relevant non-major bleeding versus dalteparin.
Obese individuals and those with central obesity have 1.4- and 1.7-fold greater odds of urinary incontinence (UI), respectively, and 1.4- and 1.9-fold greater odds of urge UI.
In a meta-analysis, smokers had an 89% greater risk of dying from prostate cancer compared with nonsmokers.
In a study, only 5% of nocturia and nocturnal polyuria were prescribed oral desmopressin.
The approval of Yonsa was based on 2 randomized, placebo-controlled, multicenter Phase 3 studies in patients with mCRPC.
Cryoablation also cuts the need for opioids at 24 hours post-treatment and at 3 months.
Decrease in length of stay and mortality, but increase in mean hospital charges during study period.
If the study findings are confirmed, earlier detection of heart failure could save lives, according to researchers.
Sharpest decrease seen in privately insured men after 2011.
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- Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
- Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
- Contrast Nephropathy
- Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)
- Diabetic Nephropathy
- End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)