The FDA has approved a new indication for Ozempic (semaglutide; Novo Nordisk) injection to reduce the risk of major adverse cardiovascular events in adults with type 2 diabetes and established cardiovascular disease.
After adjustment for comorbidities, risk remained significantly increased with vital exhaustion.
Not only do kidney disease patients have higher rates of cardiovascular events, cardiovascular disease events may increase the risk of end-stage renal disease in the general population.
A study found that renal arteriosclerosis develops 2 decades earlier in patients with lupus nephritis compared with healthy age-matched controls.
Significantly higher odds seen for all 4 components of MetS, with largest risk increase for hyperlipidemia.
Risks for atherosclerotic CVD incidence and mortality, all-cause mortality lower in habitual tea drinkers
Patients with vs without chronic kidney disease were found to have more comorbidities and complex lesions after receiving new-generation drug-eluting stents.
Maintenance dialysis patients have better acute survival, better odds of favorable neurological status.
During 6 months of follow-up, atrial fibrillation burden lower in abstinence versus control group.
The Mediterranean Diet was picked as the best diet overall for 2020, according to new rankings released by US News and World Report. An expert panel assessed 35 diets to come up with the final results, examining the evidence behind each diet’s claims. Specifically, they evaluated the likelihood of short-term and long-term weight loss, how…