In a study, researchers identified 7 chemicals associated with an increased risk for chronic kidney disease.
Compared with individuals with chronic metabolic syndrome (MetS), those who recovered from preexisting MetS had significant 16% decreased odds of chronic kidney disease, a study found.
Researchers examined the changes in the presentation of incident gout in the last20 years and determined risk for subsequent gout flares after an initial gout attack.
Highly ranked outcomes for patients and caregivers include kidney function, survival, but also fatigue.
Study findings further support the use of SGLT2 inhibitors in a broad range of patients with type 2 diabetes, according to investigators.
Investigators who studied hospital admissions for COVID-19 at an integrated health care system in California found that adults across all age groups required inpatient care, not just the elderly, according to a new report in the Journal of the American Medical Association. The report provides details of the clinical manifestation of the disease and characteristics…
Compared with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, opioids are more likely to result in adverse kidney outcomes and death, a study found.
A recent meta-analysis found a significant 13% decreased risk of incident chronic kidney disease among coffee drinkers compared with nondrinkers.
Housing insecurity linked to higher risk for developing albuminuria.
A phase 3 trial to evaluate dapagliflozin, a sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitor, as a potential treatment for patients hospitalized with coronavirus disease 2019.