New research was virtually presented at NKF 2020, the Spring Clinical Meetings of the National...Read More
Mar 22, 2020
Patients advised to continue ACE inhibitors/ARBs after researcher posits risk for severe COVID-19...Read More
Serum magnesium, bone-mineral metabolism markers and their interactions with kidney function on subsequent risk of peripheral artery disease: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study.
Mar 20, 2020
Few studies have investigated the association of magnesium levels with incident peripheral artery disease (PAD) despite emerging evidence of magnesium contributing to vascular calcification. Moreover, no data are available on...Read More
Interleukin-36α as a potential biomarker for renal tubular damage induced by dietary phosphate load.
Mar 20, 2020
Excessive intake of phosphate has been known to induce renal tubular damage and interstitial inflammation, leading to acute kidney injury or chronic kidney disease in rodents and humans. However, sensitive and early biomarkers...Read More
Mar 19, 2020
Likelihood of being cured, discharged higher for patients without versus with digestive symptomsRead More
Mar 18, 2020
Variation exists regardless of guideline-based screening strategy usedRead More
Mar 12, 2020
To explore how working-age adults experience patient participation in hospital haemodialysis.End-stage kidney disease is a progressive, chronic condition imposing patients with high treatment burdens and low health-related...Read More
Peritoneal Dialysis as an Urgent-Start Option for Incident Patients on Chronic Renal Replacement Therapy: World Experience and Review of Literature.
Mar 9, 2020
Chronic kidney disease is a significant problem of public health worldwide, and up to 60% of patients start dialysis in an unplanned manner without a definitive dialysis access. Recently, peritoneal dialysis (PD) has emerged as...Read More