Significant correlation for seniors does not persist after adjustment for health status, physical activity.
Researchers say 'one-size-fits-all' diet doesn't exist.
Exclusive smokeless tobacco users have higher levels compared with exclusive cigarette smokers.
The risk is highest among patients who switch from anti-androgen to GnRH agonist therapy.
Researchers also found association with fewer sugar-sweetened beverages, lower weight.
Misalignment of sleep timing associated with metabolic risk factors, even after adjustment.
These factors include lower serum albumin levels and vascular access other than an arteriovenous fistula at dialysis initiation.
The time to PSA progression in men with relapsing or locally advanced PCa was similar with intermittent and continuous androgen deprivation.
PSA doubling time increased from 28 to 76 months in patients performing exercise training.
The medications are associated with reduced odds of kidney failure and death compared with angiotensin II receptor blockers.
CKD progression from stage 3 to stage 4 also was associated with increased risks of acute kidney injury and hospitalization.
Small study shows those undergoing radiation therapy had fewer side effects, less fatigue.
Estimated yearly incidence rate up by 5.2% per year from 2006 to 2012 for HTN-linked ER visits.
Nivolumab is cleared for treating patients with metastatic RCC whose disease advanced despite prior treatment with anti-angiogenic therapy.
Patients treated with the uric acid-lowering drug were less likely to experience a greater than 10% decline in eGFR than placebo recipients.
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