Radium-223, an alpha emitter, but not strontium-89, a beta emitter, improves survival and decreases the risk of symptomatic skeletal events in patients with bone metastases from castration-resistant prostate cancer, a meta-analysis found.
In a study of hospitalized patients, increased serum phosphate levels significant increased the risk of acute kidney injury, end-stage renal disease, and death.
Compared with intravenous hydrocortisone, IV methylprednisolone appears to be more beneficial as a pre-infusion prophylaxis therapy in patients receiving pegloticase, according to the findings of a recently published review.
Frequent tooth brushing, professional dental cleaning linked to reduced risk for heart failure, a-fib in Korea
Substantial proportion of US doctors do not get timely notifications, information needed from specialists.
In a study of hemodialysis patients, PAD risk increased nonlinearly with serum phosphate level.
Voclosporin was found to be superior to standard-of-care treatment in patients with lupus nephritis, according to data from the phase 3 AURORA trial.
The American College of Sports Medicine reconvened the ACSM Roundtable to update its guidelines for prescribing exercise for patients and survivors of cancers.
By blocking paracellular phosphate transport, tenapanor added to phosphate binders may improve the hyperphosphatemia management in patients on maintenance dialysis, a study found.
Long-standing diabetes linked to higher risk for both all-cause and cardiovascular mortality.