CORAL study chair Lance Dworkin, MD, discusses the controversial finding with Renal & Urology News.
Human beings are unique in the animal kingdom when it comes to nutrition.
Geriatric patients with CKD are at high risk for morbidity and mortality from the potential side effects of treatments.
Increased risks of superimposed preeclampsia, preterm delivery, low birth weight.
Risk is not eliminated if patients have risk factors for chronic kidney disease, such as hypertension and diabetes.
Consistently reduced risk for all-cause mortality with usual versus low sodium intake.
Researchers analyzed the potential impact of the "2014 Evidence-Based Guideline for the Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults."
Mean blood pressures lower for nurses compared to readings made by doctors at same visit.
Only 30 percent of participants had blood pressure controlled.
Considerable variation in incidence of HAA across hospitals; teaching status and region linked to risk.
Baxter and the FDA taking action to ease the shortage.
Urinary albumin excretion rate also is associated with development of hypertension.
Midlife hypertension also may affect cognition later in life.
In a study, children glomerular disease was associated with a 67% increased risk of hypertension after adjusting for age and body mass index.
Percent with treated, controlled hypertension lowest among those without health insurance.
Cocaine abuse increases the risk of hypertensive and ischemic kidney damage, according to an autopsy study.
Findings based on neurological, functional, and cognitive outcomes 90 days after ischemic stroke.
Meta-analysis shows increased risk of stroke for BP of 120/80 mm Hg or higher.