The clearest risk factors for the development of AKI were “the need for ventilator support or vasopressor drug treatment.”
An independent data monitoring committee recommended stopping the trial.
Smoking cessation and management strategies to avoid severe hypoglycemia and preserve kidney function may offset vision loss in patients with...
There was also an association between stillbirth and risk for chronic kidney disease.
Here’s what the research suggests for when to consider referring a patient with chronic kidney disease to a specialist.
A low rate of care escalation and high rate of clinical improvement suggest this may be a reasonable approach until urine culture sensitivities...
The approval is for patients with limited or no alternative treatment options and includes a warning of Fetroja’s higher all-cause mortality rate...
The equation has demonstrated high discrimination and variable calibration across a range of populations.
PHILADELPHIA – After 12 weeks, 86% of the patiromer patients remained on spironolactone, vs. 66% of the placebo patients.
Proteinuria and albuminuria are not the same thing—but they’re both important. Here’s how to “read” the lab report.