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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.
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

Aggressive lowering of blood pressure reduces MCI risk, study shows

Aggressive lowering of blood pressure reduces MCI risk, study shows

Phase 3 study of KEYTRUDA monotherapy meets primary endpoint

Phase 3 study of KEYTRUDA monotherapy meets primary endpoint

Study finds discharge against medical advice as predictor of readmissions in heart attack patients

Study finds discharge against medical advice as predictor of readmissions in heart attack patients

St Helens uses Patientrack e-observations system to enhance fluid balance monitoring, reduce mortality risks

St Helens uses Patientrack e-observations system to enhance fluid balance monitoring, reduce mortality risks

Merck announces FDA acceptance of supplemental Biologics License Application for KEYTRUDA

Merck announces FDA acceptance of supplemental Biologics License Application for KEYTRUDA

Administering nitric oxide gas after heart surgery may decrease risk of kidney problems

Administering nitric oxide gas after heart surgery may decrease risk of kidney problems

Scientists develop algorithm to predict hypotension during surgery

Scientists develop algorithm to predict hypotension during surgery

Opdivo plus low-dose Yervoy shows promising results in treating renal cell carcinoma patients

Opdivo plus low-dose Yervoy shows promising results in treating renal cell carcinoma patients

Study: Acute kidney injury linked with higher risk of cardiovascular events post hospital discharge

Study: Acute kidney injury linked with higher risk of cardiovascular events post hospital discharge

Acetaminophen use helps reduce acute kidney injury risk in pediatric heart surgery patients

Acetaminophen use helps reduce acute kidney injury risk in pediatric heart surgery patients

UH professor receives NIH grant to protect kidneys from obesity

UH professor receives NIH grant to protect kidneys from obesity

Study shows effectiveness of novel risk tool to predict readmission rates after TAVR

Study shows effectiveness of novel risk tool to predict readmission rates after TAVR