Investigators found a “dose-response” relationship between the level of residual kidney function and survival benefits.
Significant improvements seen in symptoms on days 28 and 56; no synergistic effect seen for combination treatment
Even people with HIV that is well controlled with viral suppression are at increased risk for acute kidney injury.
Major effects of febuxostat on renal outcome might be uric acid dependent, according to investigators.
Incorporating a combination of urinary biomarkers may help identify patients at the highest risk for CKD progression.
Trajectories of key clinical variables associated with weight loss distinguished patients with physiologic resilience vs vulnerability.
Inorganic nitrate also reduced the risk for major adverse cardiac events in patients undergoing coronary angiography for non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome.
A small study showed that 38% of patients with ANCA-glomerulonephritis vasculitis who underwent for-cause repeat biopsy had active disease.
Hospitalized patients with acute kidney injury (AKI) followed by acute kidney disease (AKD) have a higher risk for long-term mortality compared with those who experience AKD without AKI, a study found.
Study also reveals that fracture risk increases along with KDIGO risk category.