|Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)||Anemia|
|Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)||Contrast Nephropathy|
|Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)||Diabetes|
|Lupus Nephritis||Peritoneal Dialysis|
Robert Heyka, MD, previously served as medical director for Fresenius Medical Care Cleveland Clinic Eastside Dialysis Center.
The odds of receiving a kidney decreased with increasing body mass index.
Meta-analysis of 13 randomized controlled trials shows small but significant effect.
Prevalence higher and glycemic control poorer in non-Hispanic blacks and Mexican-Americans.
Patients in the second lowest quintile of testosterone level had a 53% increased death risk compared with those in the highest quintile.
FDA clears albiglutide as an adjunct to diet and exercise for glycemic control in adult type 2 diabetes patients.
Public health efforts needed to ensure adequate access to ophthalmologists.
Patients with higher levels of anti-CMV antibodies have lower number of red blood cells.
Average blood glucose levels at premeal, postmeal, bedtime established for achieving HbA1c targets.
Elevated stroke risk for individuals with insomnia; highest for those aged 18 to 34 years.
Among elderly individuals, increased risk for current, recent use compared with never-use.
NAFLD strongly tied to risk of incident chronic kidney disease, independent of traditional risk factors.
In congressional testimony, Sharon M. Moe, MD, proposes a federal prize competition.
Possible explanations include hypoxia-induced factors and ultraviolet B radiation exposure.
Tiered networks combined with payment-based reforms can improve performance.
Drop in cardiovascular mortality, all-cause mortality, diabetes incidence in impaired glucose tolerance.
Consistently reduced risk for all-cause mortality with usual versus low sodium intake.
Regular walking exercise is safe with regard to immune and inflammatory responses.
Researchers analyzed the potential impact of the "2014 Evidence-Based Guideline for the Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults."
Lower post-transplant HIV DNA levels associated with sirolimus use.