In a retrospective study of patients treated with vancomycin, acute kidney injury was 63% less likely to develop in those who took melatonin.
Large study reveals significantly increased risks for acute kidney injury, sharp declines in kidney function, and kidney failure
Results support consideration of including arterial stiffness into risk prediction models for AKI, according to investigators.
Hyperkalemia signals diminished kidney function and lasting risks to kidney health, according to investigators.
Bilateral deep vein thrombosis, single-session treatment, and female sex tied to greater risk
There are currently 4 FDA-approved hydroxyethyl starch products on the market.
A team of investigators conducted a prospective cohort study to validate NGAL as a diagnostic and prognostic tool for AKI in cirrhosis within North America.
COVID-19 severity at hospital admission predicts complications even in young adults and those without pre-existing health conditions.
A study found no significant increased risks for death or major adverse cardiac events among infected patients with established chronic kidney disease or end-stage kidney disease.
But adverse effects, including hypotension, acute kidney injury, syncope, more frequent with intensive treatment in those at increased CV risk