WEDNESDAY, Feb. 27, 2019 — The presence of comorbid chronic kidney disease (CKD) negatively impacts myocardial revascularization outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), according to a study published in the Feb. 5 issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Michael E. Farkouh, M.D., from the University of Toronto, and […]Continue Reading ...
Chronic Kidney disease (CKD) is highly associated with all-cause mortality, Diabetic Nephropathy (DN), cardiovascular events and hospitalization whether the patient has an existing risk or current cardiovascular disease or not. CKD can increase the chances of cardiovascular disease by two to fifty times and 50% mortality of patients with end stage renal disease (ESRD) on […]Continue Reading ...
Home News Professional Poor Experience With PCP Linked to Hospitalization in CKD FRIDAY, Oct. 19, 2018 — For Hispanic patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), lower perceived quality of the patient experience with their primary care physician is associated with increased risk of hospitalization, according to a study published online Oct. 18 in the Clinical […]Continue Reading ...
The kidney does more than double or even triple duty compared to other organs – it extracts waste, balances body fluids, forms urine, regulates blood pressure, and secretes hormones. Given this complexity, when things go wrong, havoc can ensue, causing a suite of symptoms called chronic kidney disease (CKD), which includes toxin accumulation, fatigue, and […]Continue Reading ...
June 22, 2018 In a study of children with chronic kidney disease (CKD), blood pressure medications reduced protein excretion in the urine, which was linked with a lower risk of disease progression. The findings, which appear in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN), provide valuable information for monitoring […]Continue Reading ...
June 8, 2018 In a study of patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), persistent substance use-;especially of hard illicit drugs-;was linked with higher risks of CKD progression and early death. The findings appear in an upcoming issue of the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN). CKD is common in the United States, […]Continue Reading ...
March 14, 2018 Many patients who will later be diagnosed with diabetes show signs of chronic kidney disease (CKD) even before their diabetes diagnosis, according to a study by researchers with the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and VA MidSouth Healthcare Network. Doctors have long known that patients with diabetes are at risk for […]Continue Reading ...
September eight, 2017 A brand new find out about signifies that direct-acting antiviral remedy is protected and efficient in sufferers with persistent kidney illness (CKD) and Hepatitis C virus (HCV) an infection. The find out about, which seems in an upcoming factor of the Scientific Magazine of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN), additionally discovered […]Continue Reading ...
Chronic kidney disease (CKD), an affliction characterized by progressive loss of kidney function, affects millions of people worldwide and is associated with multi-organ damage, cardiovascular disease, and muscle wasting. Just like engines, living cells require energy to run, thus the combined millions of cells forming an organ have huge energy requirements. Although the heart has […]Continue Reading ...
Visualization of tubule-specific candidate genes. The color of each link shows the relationship confidence, from green (0.01) to red (1). Credit: Katalin Susztak, MD, PhD, University of Pennsylvania The kidney does more than double or even triple duty compared to other organs—it extracts waste, balances body fluids, forms urine, regulates blood pressure, and secretes hormones. […]Continue Reading ...
Penn Findings Point to Genetic or Environmental Characteristics as Possible Culprits for Racial Disparities in Kidney Disease Although black and Hispanic veterans with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are more likely than white patients to see a kidney specialist-;a nephrologist- they are more likely to suffer disease progression from early stage to advanced kidney disease, reports […]Continue Reading ...
MONDAY, June 11, 2018 — Among individuals with chronic kidney disease (CKD), hard illicit drug use is associated with higher risks of kidney disease progression and early death, according to a study published online June 7 in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. Joshua D. Bundy, Ph.D., from Tulane University in New […]Continue Reading ...
May 4, 2018 Sleep disorders are prevalent in patients with chronic kidney disease. A new study indicates that sleep duration may influence the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) experienced by individuals with chronic kidney disease (CKD). The findings appear in an upcoming issue of the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN). In […]Continue Reading ...
September 15, 2017 A brand new learn about unearths a possible hyperlink between disordered sleep and kidney serve as loss and early dying amongst people with continual kidney illness (CKD). The findings, which seem in an upcoming factor of the Magazine of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN), recommend that folks with CKD could also […]Continue Reading ...
Motion Issues Word that this observational find out about discovered that, amongst sufferers with early-stage CKD, sofosbuvir (together with different brokers) used to be an efficient medicine for HCV an infection. General, SVR12 charges had been decrease on this inhabitants than in prior research, most probably because of an larger burden of comorbidity. The direct-acting […]Continue Reading ...
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