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CKD-MBD Testing, Monitoring Suboptimal in Advanced CKD

In a large US study, only half of patients with stage 3, 4, and 5 had undergone PTH retesting at 12, 8, and 4.5 months, respectively, after treatment with vitamin D sterols, in line with KDIGO guidelines.
Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Home Dialysis Outcomes Identified

Women Are at Lower Risk for CKD Progression Than Men

A Swedish study of patients with moderate to severe chronic kidney disease found that women were less likely than men to experience disease progression and to die from any cause or cardiovascular causes.
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