|Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)||Acute Renal Failure|
|Anemia||Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)|
|Contrast Nephropathy||Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)|
|Kidney Stones||Lupus Nephritis|
Individuals with first-degree relatives affected by the condition are twice as likely as those in the general population to experienced gout.
Among Canadian diabetics, end-stage renal disease is almost three times more likely to development among First Nation adults.
Hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis patients are more likely than non-dialysis patients to suffer an ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke.
Lower socioeconomic status is associated with height deficits in children with chronic kidney disease.
After a 10-year follow-up, individuals with a BMI of 30.0-39.9 at baseline had a twofold increase risk of rapid decline in eGFR.
New model of care suggested where physicians focus on patients; team members perform other functions.
Treatment shown to benefit patients with stage 3 or 4 CKD and treatment-resistant hypertension.
Absence of a link found in a pooled analysis of two trials with a total of about 8,600 participants.
In a small study, abatacept induced partial or complete remission of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis.
Point-person should be appointed within practice; staff training also recommended.
New findings are at odds with those of previous small studies.
Shorter survival found among patients who had intensive procedures and started dialysis in the hospital.
Diabetes control and medication adherence improve; fewer trips to the emergency room.
Hospitalizations for acute kidney injury rose along with increased use of ACE inhibitors and angiotensin receptor antagonists.
The two conditions together are associated with a 20-fold increased risk of atrial fibrillation.