Just under three-quarters of patients with chronic kidney disease receive flu vaccines
Beyond mean hemoglobin A1c, glycemic variability over time may be an additional risk factor for poor kidney outcomes.
Elevated serum uric acid levels showed significant relationships with all-cause and cardiovascular death, but not cancer death.
In a longitudinal cohort study, researchers assessed whether obstructive sleep apnea is a risk factor for kidney damage among patients with hypertension.
Empagliflozin is a sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitor.
Clinicians who test for albuminuria provide better evidence-based care to their patients than those who do not, research finds.
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.