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Proteinuria, hyperphosphatemia, anemia linked more rapid annual decline in eGFR.
CKD, which is mainly defined by laboratory abnormalities, is a suitable EHR phenotype.
Study reveals a 35% increase in all-cause mortality risk compared with non-use.
Treatment with this compound resulted in higher circulating levels of 25(OH)D compared with ergocalciferol in Hispanic CKD patients.
After standard lipid treatments, CKD patients still have up to a 70% residual risk of cardiovascular disease.
In a study, renal survival increased by 8.2% with each 10 nmol/L increment in baseline levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D.
A study found that 78% of popular drinks, from flavored waters to lemonades to iced teas, contain far more phosphorus than listed in nutritional databases.
Increased uric acid levels were correlated with decreased HbA1c and increased prevalence of diabetic kidney disease, study finds.
Patients who use the supplements should have their kidney function and electrolytes monitored, researchers say.
AKI developed in bodybuilders who injected anabolic steroids and ingested commercial protein and creatine products.
The combination of eGFR and ACR outperformed most single traditional parameters for cardiovascular risk discrimination in patients with chronic kidney disease.
The magnitude of the increased risk was similar to that of having a previous cardiovascular event.
In a small study, each 1 mL/min/1.73 m2 decrease in eGFR was associated with a significant 0.020 mmol/L increase in serum sodium.
The association is particularly pronounced in younger patients with higher levels of proteinuria.
One-third of patients who missed clinical targets for phosphorus, calcium and/or parathormone remained untreated.
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- Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
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- Contrast Nephropathy
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- Diabetic Nephropathy
- End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)