Latest renal failure Stories
Not all patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are destined for kidney failure.
In findings that may lead to clinical trials of a promising new drug for kidney disease, researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and their colleagues have identified a key molecular player and shown how a targeted experimental drug can reverse kidney damage in mouse models of diabetes, high blood pressure, genetic kidney disease, and other kidney injuries.
This Month is National Kidney month. If a user has high blood pressure, diabetes or a family history of kidney disease, that person can be at a high risk for chronic kidney disease (CKD).
Weight-loss surgery is now proving to be safe for chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients who are obese.
Blood and urine markers can indicate which patients with an abrupt kidney injury following heart surgery will experience progressive kidney problems.
Weight-loss surgery is safe for chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients who are obese.
Laboratory-based treatment reminders meant to improve physicians' prescribing habits for patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) may not be effective.
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