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Acute kidney injury (AKI) involves sudden damage to the kidneys or decrease in renal function that occurs over a few hours or days. The severity of the condition can vary from a minor loss of kidney function to kidney failure.
Acutely injured deceased-donor kidneys are suitable for transplant, study suggests

Acutely injured deceased-donor kidneys are suitable for transplant, study suggests

Protecting powerhouse of cells could provide better way to treat acute kidney injury

Protecting powerhouse of cells could provide better way to treat acute kidney injury

D-serine produced by gut microbiota protects against acute kidney injury, show study

D-serine produced by gut microbiota protects against acute kidney injury, show study

New diabetes drugs linked to increased risk of lower-limb amputation and ketoacidosis

New diabetes drugs linked to increased risk of lower-limb amputation and ketoacidosis

AstraZeneca to present Phase III CVOT DECLARE-TIMI 58 results at AHA Scientific Sessions

AstraZeneca to present Phase III CVOT DECLARE-TIMI 58 results at AHA Scientific Sessions

High-impact clinical trial results could affect kidney-related medical care

High-impact clinical trial results could affect kidney-related medical care

Combination of Opdivo and Yervoy shows four-year survival benefits in patients with advanced melanoma

Combination of Opdivo and Yervoy shows four-year survival benefits in patients with advanced melanoma

Merck presents MK-1454 Phase 1 data for treatment of advanced solid tumors or lymphomas

Merck presents MK-1454 Phase 1 data for treatment of advanced solid tumors or lymphomas

Merck presents KEYNOTE-057 trial results for patients with high-risk non-muscle invasive bladder cancer

Merck presents KEYNOTE-057 trial results for patients with high-risk non-muscle invasive bladder cancer

New pragmatic study launched to understand the effectiveness of new type 2 diabetes drug

New pragmatic study launched to understand the effectiveness of new type 2 diabetes drug

Research reveals new ways to better protect the kidneys from essential imaging tests

Research reveals new ways to better protect the kidneys from essential imaging tests

Dartmouth researchers receive grant to study acute kidney injury

Dartmouth researchers receive grant to study acute kidney injury

FARXIGA receives positive results in Phase III DECLARE-TIMI 58 cardiovascular outcomes trial

FARXIGA receives positive results in Phase III DECLARE-TIMI 58 cardiovascular outcomes trial

Sesen Bio to present its three-month Phase 3 VISTA Trial data at Global Congress

Sesen Bio to present its three-month Phase 3 VISTA Trial data at Global Congress

FDA approves new treatment for people with hairy cell leukemia

FDA approves new treatment for people with hairy cell leukemia

Study finds main reasons why people die after noncardiac surgery

Study finds main reasons why people die after noncardiac surgery

Federal grant extends and expands research into acute kidney failure

Federal grant extends and expands research into acute kidney failure

Researchers receive multi-million-dollar grant to expand kidney research

Researchers receive multi-million-dollar grant to expand kidney research

A form of vitamin B3 shows potential to prevent acute kidney injury

A form of vitamin B3 shows potential to prevent acute kidney injury

CNDA approves KEYTRUDA for treatment of advanced melanoma

CNDA approves KEYTRUDA for treatment of advanced melanoma