Latest End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) News
In a Finnish study, the cumulative risk for end-stage renal disease among patients with newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes was less than 1% at 20 years.
Patients undergoing dialysis would like to be able to exercise to improve energy, strength
1,000 deaths of kidney failure patients each year in US may be attributable to seasonal influenza.
In a real-world study, patients' preferences did not weigh heavily in clinicians' decisions to initiate dialysis.
Two companion meta-analyses show that early changes in albuminuria can predict the risk for end-stage renal disease.
Elevated serum potassium levels increased the risk for end-stage renal disease by approximately 30%, independent of decline in estimated glomerular filtration rate.
Patients who remain on loop diuretics after starting hemodialysis (HD) experience lower rates of hospitalization and intradialytic hypotension during the first year on HD, a study found.
Poor vitamin K status is associated with inflammation and low areal bone mineral density (BMD) among patients with end-stage renal disease.
In a study of adults with mild-to-moderate chronic kidney disease, women had a significant 28% decreased risk of end-stage renal disease compared with men.
In a large retrospective study, the risk of end-stage renal disease was 6-fold higher in patients with Crohn's disease compared with controls.
In a meta-analysis, the risks for premature death nearly doubled, CKD nearly tripled, and ESRD nearly quintupled after an episode of acute kidney injury.
In a study of 933 individuals with a mean age of 78 years, higher serum uromodulin was associated with a lower risk of end-stage renal disease.
Study finds that black adults in the Southeastern United States who report higher religiosity are at lower risk of end-stage kidney disease.
Australian study shows that end-stage renal disease develops in 1.7% of patients with 3 years of undergoing nephrectomy for kidney cancer.
Researchers have identified specific hourly intradialytic RBV ranges that are associated with reduced all-cause mortality risk.
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