Latest Renal function Stories

2011-10-11 12:16:28

It has become increasingly clear that patients in the United States are starting dialysis at higher and higher levels of kidney function.

2011-09-15 21:05:26

Equations that estimate a patient's kidney function work as well as direct, invasive measurements.

2011-09-14 05:30:06

High levels of a hormone, FGF-23, can predict which kidney patients will develop heart problems, require dialysis, or die prematurely, according to this study.

2011-09-09 12:55:55

The blood levels of a particular hormone can help predict which kidney disease patients will develop heart problems, need dialysis, and die prematurely.

2011-09-09 11:45:51

Researchers at the University of Colorado School of Medicine have found that high levels of a specific hormone can predict which kidney patients will develop heart problems, require dialysis or die prematurely.

2011-08-18 07:00:00

MILFORD, Mass., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PLC Systems Inc.

2011-08-17 00:00:33

Patients with renal impairment are at increased risk for developing drug-related adverse events, says In these patients drug dosage needs to be closely monitored and adjusted to reflect altered pharmacokinetics (PK) and pharmacodynamics (PD) parameters. Horsham, PA (PRWEB) August 16, 2011 Breakout sessions for study design and analysis as well as expert panel discussions will highlight DIA’s Optimizing Dosing for the Safe and Effective Use of Drugs in Patients with Renal Impairment...

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