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An estimated 12.3% of Americans over the age of 21 have masked hypertension.
A small set of serum protein biomarkers combined with clinical variables, enhances the prediction of renal function loss over a wide range of baseline eGFR values.
Sitagliptin did not significantly impact the primary composite, death, heart failure hospitalization, severe hypoglycemia, rates of acute pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer, or serious adverse events.
Serum levels of 7 modified metabolites were associated with renal function decline and time to ESRD.
The continued observation of heterogeneity of treatment response by baseline lipids suggests that fenofibrate therapy may reduce CVD in patients with diabetes.
To receive top ratings, a diet has to be relatively easy to follow, nutritious, safe, effective for weight loss, and protective against diabetes and heart disease.
Patients with type 2 diabetes had higher prevalence of CHB than the controls in the overall population.
The Indian Health Service has made progress by applying population health and team-based approaches to diabetes and kidney care.
The insulin response to an intravenous glucose load increased during treatment with empagliflozin, and further improved after the addition of linagliptin.
ACP recommends that clinicians add oral medications in patients with type 2 diabetes when lifestyle modifications have failed to improve hyperglycemia.
Breaking sitting with standing and light-intensity walking effectively improved 24-hour glucose levels and improved insulin sensitivity in individuals with type 2 diabetes.
Privately insured lower-income respondents with diabetes report significant decreases in service use for primary care, checkups, and specialty visits.
Each additional hour of patient in-hospital sleep correlated with lower proportional odds of a higher glucose category the next morning.
Coverage for the influenza vaccination coverage is more common than pneumonia or hepatitis B vaccination.
Urine haptoglobin, is a novel biomarker and complement to urine albumin for predicting kidney damage in patients with type 2 diabetes.
NEPHROLOGY & UROLOGY NEWS
- 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)