Cardiovascular and renal effects of chronic exposure to high altitude

Cardiovascular and renal effects of chronic exposure to high altitude

The term ‘high altitude’ is used to define an altitude exceeding 2400 m above sea level. There are more than 140 million people living in these regions, representing 2% of the...

The Impact of Kidney Development on the Life Course: A Consensus Document for Action

The Impact of Kidney Development on the Life Course: A Consensus Document for Action

Hypertension and chronic kidney disease (CKD) have a significant impact on global morbidity and mortality. The Low Birth Weight and Nephron Number Working Group has prepared a...

 Lancet  Countdown paper: what does it mean for nephrology?

Lancet Countdown paper: what does it mean for nephrology?

Advanced Search ‘The Lancet Countdown: Tracking Progress on Health and Climate Change’ is an initiative established by The Lancet to provide an independent, global monitoring...

Manage Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease | NIDDK

Manage Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease | NIDDK

Management of CKD involves an interdisciplinary approach. Monitoring trends in urine albumin-to-creatinine ratios (UACR) and estimated glomerular filtration rates (eGFR) may be...

Statin use low in patients with chronic kidney disease

Statin use low in patients with chronic kidney disease

Statin use low in patients with chronic kidney disease November 27, 2018 Add Topic To Email Alerts Please provide your email address to receive an email when new articles are...

ASN: Aggressive Control of BP, Lipids in T2DM May Up Kidney Risk

ASN: Aggressive Control of BP, Lipids in T2DM May Up Kidney Risk

HealthDay News — Intensive blood pressure (BP) control and fenofibrate use in patients with type 2 diabetes who are at high risk for cardiovascular disease may increase the risk...

Donate – American Society of Pediatric Nephrology (ASPN)

Donate – American Society of Pediatric Nephrology (ASPN)

The ASPN is delighted at the growth of its partnership with the John E. Lewy Fund for Children’s Health. Generously initiated by the Lewy family as a living remembrance of Dr....

Aggressive Control of BP, Lipids in T2DM May Up Kidney Risk

Aggressive Control of BP, Lipids in T2DM May Up Kidney Risk

HealthDay News — Intensive blood pressure (BP) control and fenofibrate use in patients with type 2 diabetes who are at high risk for cardiovascular disease may increase the risk...

Compound Found In Peppers Can Drastically Impact The Health Of Those With Chronic Kidney Disease

Compound Found In Peppers Can Drastically Impact The Health Of Those With Chronic Kidney Disease

Recommended Reading: Fall Foods That Chronic Kidney Disease Patients Are Avoiding But Can And Should Enjoy This Season  Studies have proven that sufficient amounts of  peppers...

A caution about self-medication for kidney patients

A caution about self-medication for kidney patients

Glance at any dialysis discussion board and you’ll find many questions about dietary supplements and alternative drugs, including medical marijuana. While seeking out...

End-stage kidney disease in infancy: an educational review

End-stage kidney disease in infancy: an educational review

pp 1–12 | Cite as End-stage kidney disease in infancy: an educational review Authors What's New in Dialysis Abstract An increasing number of infants with end-stage kidney...

 Later-Stage RCC at Diagnosis Less Likely in Blacks

Later-Stage RCC at Diagnosis Less Likely in Blacks

Blacks are less likely than whites to have regional or distant disease when diagnosed with renal cell carcinoma (RCC), regardless of cancer histology, according to a new...