Recently, increasing attention focused on mineralocorticoid receptor antagonists (MRAs) in treating chronic kidney disease (CKD).
Mediterranean diet is associated with a significantly lower risk of chronic kidney disease (CKD).
In healthy people, renal hyperfiltration associated with 37% and 66% increased risk of all-cause and cardiovascular mortality, respectively.
Acute exercise may benefit children and adolescents with chronic kidney disease (CKD) via anti-inflammatory effects.
Review shows reduction in acute kidney injury with high-dose statins versus low-dose or placebo.
Strenuous aerobic activities found to decrease the risk of ESRD by 42% compared with no physical activity.
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients on hemodialysis experience greater quality of life and lower mortality with regular exercise.
High dietary fiber also associated with decreased systemic inflammation and mortality risk.
Individuals older than 65 years are more likely to suffer a fracture than those aged 40-65 years, regardless of eGFR.
Several major health organizations have convened to discuss the latest outcomes in diabetes and its impact on chronic kidney disease.
Study of AV fistula using cardiovascular MRI reveals increased cardiac output, dilation of heart chambers, and deterioration in endothelial function.
Highest vs. lowest quartile of serum magnesium associated with a 58% increased risk of chronic kidney disease.
This approach resulted in improved hypertension control in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease, new study found.
The vast majority of kidney failure patients reported that they were doing fine on dialysis and did not see a need for a kidney transplant.
Other factors explain higher risk of bleeds after use of IV tissue-type plasminogen activator.
Tenofovir drug can lead to moderate kidney damage in some patients.