Significant but weaker associations with selected adverse outcomes seen for preexisting hypertension, diabetes, and ischemic heart disease
This study raises important questions about the choice between lactated Ringer and saline.
Investigators report findings from a secondary analysis of the DARE-19 trial, which compared dapagliflozin with placebo in patients hospitalized with COVID-19.
Kidney stones should be added to the growing list of long-term adverse events and sequelae associated with an episode of AKI, according to investigators.
Early referral to a nephrologist is crucial for patients with increased risks for acute kidney disease.
New study is the first to examine the effect of the use of renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system inhibitors on AKI in COVID-19.
Two-thirds of studied patients were exposed to nephrotoxic medications, which was identified as a risk factor for RRT initiation.
Hospital length of stay, however, is significantly longer for women than men.
Endotrophin is a bioactive molecule released during formation of collagen type VI.
Natural and man-made disasters have harmed individuals’ kidney health.