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Independently linked to major cardiovascular events, especially heart failure hospitalizations.
Medication reconciliation linked to lower risk of combined ER visits, hospitalization over 6 months.
In a South Korean study, nearly 60% of elderly patients with type 2 diabetes had chronic kidney disease at baseline.
Increased risk of subsequent diabetes independent of traditional diabetes risk factors.
New study shows metformin is not associated with an increased risk of acidosis in patients with type 2 diabetes and an eGFR of 30 to 60 mL/min/1.73 m2.
Within 6 months of elevated HbA1c, rate of initiation 63%, rate of intensification 82%.
Type 2 diabetes is among the leading causes of end-stage renal disease (ESRD), but the estimated cumulative risk of ESRD at 20 years after diagnosis of type 2 diabetes is less than 1%.
Decrease in length of stay and mortality, but increase in mean hospital charges during study period.
Women with type 2 diabetes have a 1.5-fold higher risk of renal cell carcinoma compared with non-diabetic women.
Frequency of primary outcome was 27.6 and 23.4% in glyburide and insulin groups, respectively.
Major adverse CV and cerebrovascular events with noncardiac sx have also increased in DM patients
Aortic distensibility independently linked to concentric left ventricular remodeling
Breakfast time mediates the association between morning-evening preference and BMI
Overall, 21, 29, and 13% meet goals for fruit, vegetable, and dairy intake, respectively
Increased risk of CVD for achieved systolic blood pressure of 120 versus 130 or 140 mm Hg
NEPHROLOGY & UROLOGY NEWS
- Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
- Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
- Contrast Nephropathy
- Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)
- Diabetic Nephropathy
- End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Lupus Nephritis
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)