Relative risk for death associated with opioids higher at lower estimated glomerular filtration rate
Aneurysms detected by presymptomatic screening, more frequent in those with hypertension, smoking
In a systematic review and meta-analysis, health eating patterns were associated with a 30% and 23% decreased incidence of chronic kidney disease and albuminuria.
The ability of direct-acting antivirals to eradicate hepatitis C influenced every chapter of the updated 2018 guideline, according to the work group responsible for the revisions.
In a study of Swedish twins, investigators worked out the relative effects of genes and the environment on the correlation between metabolic syndrome and chronic kidney disease.
Lack of knowledge, time, clinical support tools are barriers cited by primary care providers
Receipt of maintenance dialysis and more intensive patterns of end-of-life care linked to lower ratings
Adults with NAFLD have a 1.4-fold increased risk for advanced chronic kidney disease than those without NAFLD, according to new study findings.
The FDA has granted Fast Track designation to dapagliflozin (Farxiga; AstraZeneca) as a possible treatment to delay the progression of renal failure and prevent cardiovascular (CV) and renal death in patients with chronic kidney disease.
Compared with the lowest quartiles of red meat and processed red meat intake, the highest quartiles are associated with significant 73% and 99% increased odds of CKD, respectively, a new study found.