Acute kidney injury is common in critically ill surgical patients and is associated with worse survival.
Outcomes of robot-assisted radical prostatectomy in obese patients are mostly comparable to non-obese patients.
In addition to reducing serum phosphorus levels to within the recommended range, ferric citrate increases iron stores.
A study revealed an increased risk of chronic kidney disease in patients with a cumulative stone size less than 20 mm.
In a study, the 12-year prostate cancer survival rate was 61.8% for men with the mutation versus 94.3% for those without it.
Invokamet combines in a single table canagliflozin and metformin.
Researchers find an independent association in a study of Japanese patients with type 2 diabetes.
Lack of efficacy is the main reason for the switch.
Urodynamic studies for female Medicare patients increased by 29% from 2000 to 2010.
A pre-transplant history of malignancy increases the 10-year post-transplant mortality risk by 22%.
Taiwan study reveals a 25% increased risk of stroke among patients who recover from dialysis-requiring acute kidney injury.
Renal function is preserved better compared with radical nephrectomy even when tumors are larger than the traditional 4 cm cutoff.
Afrezza is administered at the start of each meal or within 20 minutes after starting a meal.
Researchers found increasing use of ureteroscopy and decreasing use of shock wave lithotripsy.
Meta-analysis demonstrates a protective effect with high intake.
Korean study also revealed an inverse association between serum homocysteine levels and renal function.
Antimicrobial prophylaxis for children with VUR after a febrile UT) decreases risk.
Statin use decreases the risk of disease progression after surgery for localized RCC.
Patients with hyperuricemia who use urate-lowering therapies are less likely to experience renal function decline.
Regular use, and especially long-time regular use, of aspirin may decrease the risk of PCa overall and advanced PCa.