Latest renal failure Stories
Draper Laboratory is designing a microdevice that will provide a more biologically realistic growth environment for human kidney cells
In a study that included nearly 2 millions adults in Canada, the rate of progression to untreated kidney failure was considerably higher among older adults.
An estimated 26 million American adults suffer with chronic kidney disease (CKD), and according to a new study, many cases are left untreated, especially among the elderly.
Among patients with moderate to advanced chronic kidney disease (CKD), homeless people experience higher rates of premature death and kidney failure, and they use emergency services much more often than impoverished peers with stable housing.
Aspirin taken for five days before a heart operation can halve the numbers of patients developing post-operative acute kidney failure.
Lindsey Duquette contracted the incurable kidney disease at age two.
Disrupting certain nerves in the kidneys can safely and effectively lower blood pressure in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and hypertension.
One type of open heart surgery is likely safer than the other for chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients.
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