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Improvement in glycemic control, reduction in body weight, SBP; increase in genital mycotic infections.
Reductions seen in fatigue symptom severity and fatigue-related quality of life disruption
Treatment-naïve patients with advanced clear-cell renal cell carcinoma had significantly longer progression-free survival when treated with pazopanib instead of temsirolimus.
Patients who have a failed renal allograft removed prior to undergoing another kidney transplant may be at increased risk of losing the new allograft, according to a new review.
Working more night shifts per month linked to increased odds of type 2 diabetes
Many young adult cancer survivors do not follow up properly, independent of disease type or insurance.
Subtle elevations in fasting glucose and triglycerides associated with developing type 2 diabetes
Concerns relate to time with physicians; technology detracting from patient care; rising costs
Study questions the efficacy and safety of prescribing anticoagulants to older patients with atrial fibrillation and nondialysis chronic kidney disease.
Gingko biloba plant extract combined with aspirin may help resolve some issues in cognition for acute ischemic stroke patients.
10 increase in proportions of ultra-processed foods tied to 10 higher breast and overall cancer risk
Increased risk seen for ischemic stroke in both sexes, intracerebral hemorrhage in men
Fresenius Medical Care North America has promoted Ahmad Sharif, MD, MPH, to Chief Medical Information Officer for North America.
Abnormal calcium-phosphate metabolism appears to be an important pathogenic factor in the development of vascular calcification in patients with chronic kidney disease.
The increase included both symptomatic and asymptomatic kidney stones
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