Relative risk for death associated with opioids higher at lower estimated glomerular filtration rate
Aneurysms detected by presymptomatic screening, more frequent in those with hypertension, smoking
In a systematic review and meta-analysis, health eating patterns were associated with a 30% and 23% decreased incidence of chronic kidney disease and albuminuria.
The ability of direct-acting antivirals to eradicate hepatitis C influenced every chapter of the updated 2018 guideline, according to the work group responsible for the revisions.
Continued monotherapy with metformin, compared with a sulfonylurea, is associated with a lower risk for major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE) among patients with type 2 diabetes who experienced reduced kidney function.
In a study of Swedish twins, investigators worked out the relative effects of genes and the environment on the correlation between metabolic syndrome and chronic kidney disease.
Lack of knowledge, time, clinical support tools are barriers cited by primary care providers
Creatinine increases exceeding 10% within 2 months of initiating renin angiotensin system inhibitors were consistently associated with greater risks.
Receipt of maintenance dialysis and more intensive patterns of end-of-life care linked to lower ratings
Adults with NAFLD have a 1.4-fold increased risk for advanced chronic kidney disease than those without NAFLD, according to new study findings.