Latest End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) News
Relative risk of end-stage renal disease was 0.13 in those diagnosed in 1995-2011 versus 1965-1979.
Early and late initiation of renal replacement therapy for AKI in critically ill patients are associated with similar long-term risks of death, chronic kidney disease, and end-stage renal disease.
Study finds that 44% of hospital readmissions among hemodialysis patients are related to pulmonary edema, with initial pulmonary edema-related hospitalization the strongest predictor for readmission due to the condition.
Patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) have a 6-fold and 4.4-fold increased risk of kidney cancer and urothelial cancers, respectively, than individuals without ESRD.
The tool demonstrated strong discrimination for ESRD risk in children over the short term.
The 5-year relative risk for mortality was 14-fold higher for undocumented immigrants receiving emergency-only versus standard hemodialysis.
Decrease in excess risk of all-cause mortality from 1995 to 2013 for those with end-stage renal disease.
In patients with stage 5 chronic kidney disease, lupus anticoagulant and combined thrombophilia occur more frequently in those with versus without calciphylaxis, case-control study shows.
Effect of either dialysis modality on survival does not vary over time, study finds.
Dabigatran and rivaroxaban were associated with lower risks of adverse renal outcomes compared with warfarin.
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.
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- Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
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- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)