Final VADT follow-up study results show no legacy effect for CV or renal outcomes at 15 years in the intensive glucose therapy arm.
MALMO, SWEDEN – Wait at least 2 weeks after treatment initiation to avoid high false-positive rates triggering unnecessary invasive testing, a...
“Choosing Wisely” campaign looks at kidney-related conditions.
Canagliflozin (Invokana) showed early renal benefits in CREDENCE.
From the Journals
ORLANDO – A new indication for allopurinol?
TORONTO – Both physical and mental health play an important role in kidney health.
Testosterone’s effect on kidney oxalate and citrate levels may drive the increased risk.
BOSTON – Smoking, diabetes, dyslipidemia, low body mass index, and poor HIV control were modifiable risk factors for CKD.
Austin, Tex. – This is in addition to reducing the risk of cardiovascular death, nonfatal myocardial infarction, or nonfatal stroke.