Latest End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) News
Findings among a large study of Norwegian children followed for 40-plus years.
2000 to 2014 saw decrease in incidence of ESRD with diabetes listed as the primary cause.
Risk for both chronic kidney disease, end-stage renal disease higher with proton pump inhibitor use.
Patients in the lowest quartiles of urinary uromodulin had increased risks of end-stage renal disease and rapid kidney function decline.
In a study, end-stage renal disease was 31% more likely to develop in CKD patients with versus without anemia.
In a study, end-stage renal disease developed in 56% of patients discharged from a hospital with acute kidney injury requiring dialysis.
Girls with end-stage renal disease had 35% greater risk for death than boys.
Recurrent, but not first-time, symptomatic kidney stone formers are at elevated risk for end-stage renal disease and death.
Incidence of end-stage renal disease has declined but affects substantial portion of long-term T1D patients.
End-stage renal disease developed in similar proportions of diabetics regardless of whether they had intensive or standard glycemic control.
Three weeks after Hurricane Maria ravaged the island, Fresenius Kidney Care is flying dialysis nurses to relieve staff and help patients at the company's 27 operational dialysis centers.
Hemodialysis patients had higher rates of infective endocarditis than peritoneal dialysis and kidney transplant patients.
Study finds link between particulate matter and renal function.
Among hemodialysis patients always or nearly always bothered by itchy skin, 17% did not report their symptoms to a health care provider and 18% used no treatment for the condition.
Tinnitus is 3-fold more likely to develop in patients with versus without chronic kidney disease, new study shows.
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)