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Recently, increasing attention focused on mineralocorticoid receptor antagonists (MRAs) in treating chronic kidney disease (CKD).
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People least adherent to a DASH-style diet had a 3-fold increased odds of chronic kidney disease compared with those who were most adherent.
Switching to regimen higher in fruits, veggies might help stave off organ failure, researchers say
The risk increases by 18% with each 10 mL/min/1.73 m2 lower estimated glomerular filtration rate.
Investigators found the strongest associations for sepsis, followed by pneumonia and other lower respiratory tract infections.
A Turkish study found that 55% of male coronary artery disease patients had some degree of erectile dysfunction.
Study reveals increased risk of preterm delivery and delivery of low-birth-weight infants.
Long-term treatment also found to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease in patients with chronic kidney disease.
Even though rate of disease is on the rise, fewer patients are suffering organ failure or dying
Study reveals elevated risks of cardiovascular and renal events
Levels below 10 g/dL found to increase risk of a composite endpoint of all-cause mortality, cerebrovascular events, and myocardial infarction.
Review shows lactate concentrations not substantially up in type 2 diabetes patients with mild, moderate CKD.
Waist-to-Height Ratio is potentially a stronger risk factor for chronic kidney disease than waist circumference in overweight diabetics.
Study reveals greater likelihood of decreased walking speed and more rapid declines in lower-extremity strength.
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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)