Risk progression system useful for determination of long-term kidney outcomes

Risk progression system useful for determination of long-term kidney outcomes

Applying a risk progression classification system to patients with a sepsis-associated kidney injury can aid nephrologists in predicting long-term kidney outcomes, results...

Value of a Complete or Partial Remission in Severe Lupus Nephritis

Value of a Complete or Partial Remission in Severe Lupus Nephritis

American Society of Nephrology You have accessRestricted Access Value of a Complete or Partial Remission in Severe Lupus Nephritis Yiann E. Chen, Stephen M. Korbet, Robert S....

How Salt Can Impact Your Blood Pressure, Heart and Kidneys

How Salt Can Impact Your Blood Pressure, Heart and Kidneys

Modifying your salt intake can affect your health and longevity When you think about blood pressure, your kidneys may not come to mind. But when these bean-shaped organs...

Cardiovascular and Renal Disease in Chronic Critical Illness

Cardiovascular and Renal Disease in Chronic Critical Illness

Cardiovascular and Renal Disease in Chronic Critical Illness by Department of Surgery, University of Florida Health, Gainesville, FL 32603, USA 2 Precision and Intelligent...

Living Organ Donor Perspectives and Sources of Hesitancy about COVID-19 Vaccines

Living Organ Donor Perspectives and Sources of Hesitancy about COVID-19 Vaccines

American Society of Nephrology Original Investigation Living Organ Donor Perspectives and Sources of Hesitancy about COVID-19 Vaccines Meera N. Harhay, Ann C. Klassen, Hasan...

Kidney Disease and Depression

Kidney Disease and Depression

Our bodies are designed to handle stressful situations, particularly immediate stressors that pose a danger to our survival. Unfortunately, the stress of living with chronic...

20% of Dialysis Patients Are Hesitant About COVID-19 Vaccine

20% of Dialysis Patients Are Hesitant About COVID-19 Vaccine

Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Among US patients who regularly undergo hemodialysis, 20% had some degree...

Development and Validation of a Transfusion Risk Score for Patients Receiving Maintenance Hemodialysis

Development and Validation of a Transfusion Risk Score for Patients Receiving Maintenance Hemodialysis

American Society of Nephrology Development and Validation of a Transfusion Risk Score for Patients Receiving Maintenance Hemodialysis David T. Gilbertson, Heng Yan, Yi Peng,...

Mechanisms of haemolysis-induced kidney injury

Mechanisms of haemolysis-induced kidney injury

nature reviews nephrology Inflammatory diseases Abstract Intravascular haemolysis is a fundamental feature of chronic hereditary and acquired haemolytic anaemias, including...

Kidney Patients And Docs Ask Congress To Expand Research And Innovation

Kidney Patients And Docs Ask Congress To Expand Research And Innovation

Washington, D.C.: The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP), the largest kidney patient organization in America, partnered with the American Society of Nephrology...

A Nephrologist Perspective on Obesity: From Kidney Injury to Clinical Management

A Nephrologist Perspective on Obesity: From Kidney Injury to Clinical Management

Obesity is one of the epidemics of our era. Its prevalence is higher than 30% in the U.S. and it is estimated to increase by 50% in 2030. Obesity is associated with a higher...

Study estimates duration of employment loss experienced by adults with kidney failure

Study estimates duration of employment loss experienced by adults with kidney failure

Washington, DC (April 15, 2021) -- A new study estimates the years of employment loss experienced by working-aged adults with kidney failure. The study, which will appear in an...