Jill Stein

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Poor Dental Health Boosts Mortality Risk in ESRD

Poor Dental Health Boosts Mortality Risk in ESRD

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In a study, hemodialysis patients with more than 14 decayed, missing, or filled teeth had a 67% increased risk of death.

Pre-Op Physical Status Predicts Surgical Patients' AKI Risk

Pre-Op Physical Status Predicts Surgical Patients' AKI Risk

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Increasing ASA scores are associated with an increasing likelihood of post-operative acute kidney injury.

Novel Fluid Protocol Cuts Contrast-Induced AKI Risk

Novel Fluid Protocol Cuts Contrast-Induced AKI Risk

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Use of the protocol, which is based on left ventricular end-diastolic pressure, was associated with a 59% relative risk reduction.

Parental CVD Adversely Impacts Offsprings' Kidneys

Parental CVD Adversely Impacts Offsprings' Kidneys

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Study reveals a more rapid decline in annual eGFR among individuals whose parents had cardiovascular disease.

TSC-Related Pediatric Renal Tumors Respond to Everolimus

TSC-Related Pediatric Renal Tumors Respond to Everolimus

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Drug found to benefit children with renal angiomyolipomas associated with tuberous sclerosis complex.

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