Lead in municipal drinking water, even at levels allowed by the EPA, are associated with lower hemoglobin levels in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease, a study found.
Researchers applied a 27-gene classifier proven effective with breast, lung, and bladder cancers to predict efficacy of ICI therapy in patients with RCC.
In a cross-sectional study, hyperparathyroidism occurred more frequently in adults with a diet of high vs low inflammatory potential.
Risk for adverse events attributable to statins low when used for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
In contrast, much higher event rate seen for racial and ethnic minorities randomly assigned to drug therapy in CABANA trial
In January 2021, fewer than 1 in 4 unvaccinated patients receiving dialysis had evidence of past SARS-CoV-2 infection.
A retrospective analysis of a cancer database identified which men were more likely to refuse locoregional treatment for prostate cancer, stratified by risk group, race, and ethnicity.
Intensive BP lowering after intracerebral hemorrhage linked to poorer outcomes in patients with decreased renal function
Patients on hemodialysis who have secondary hyperparathyroidism experienced a 40% reduction in PTH levels over 12 months of etelcalcetide treatment, investigators reported.
Despite drop in diabetes-related outpatient visits and testing, no negative association found with glycemic control