Study questions the efficacy and safety of prescribing anticoagulants to older patients with atrial fibrillation and nondialysis chronic kidney disease.
Gingko biloba plant extract combined with aspirin may help resolve some issues in cognition for acute ischemic stroke patients.
10 increase in proportions of ultra-processed foods tied to 10 higher breast and overall cancer risk
Increased risk seen for ischemic stroke in both sexes, intracerebral hemorrhage in men
Fresenius Medical Care North America has promoted Ahmad Sharif, MD, MPH, to Chief Medical Information Officer for North America.
Abnormal calcium-phosphate metabolism appears to be an important pathogenic factor in the development of vascular calcification in patients with chronic kidney disease.
The increase included both symptomatic and asymptomatic kidney stones
Model includes 4 prognostic categories with clinical consequences to predict median survival.
Apalutamide prolonged metastasis-free survival by 2 years compared with placebo.
Pulmonary hypertension in patients with any degree of renal insufficiency is associated with elevated risks of cardiovascular events and death.
Model, based on 6 factors, predicts overall survival for patients treated with atezolizumab
Appears to be a cost-effective strategy for patients with small size, stage pTa or pT1a recurrent tumors
In a 3-year study, toxic effects of atezolizumab remained manageable and responses durable.
Added to hormone therapy, docetaxel offers a cost effective way to prolong hormone-sensitive disease and improve quality of life years, especially among men with non-metastatic disease, study finds.
Mortality rates increasing among those with albumin-to-creatinine ratio 30 mg/g and low eGFR
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