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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.
DOAC use associated with lower risk of kidney complications in patients with atrial fibrillation

DOAC use associated with lower risk of kidney complications in patients with atrial fibrillation

Myocarditis may be attributable to monkeypox infection

Myocarditis may be attributable to monkeypox infection

Improving care and reducing the morbidity, mortality associated with pediatric AKI

Improving care and reducing the morbidity, mortality associated with pediatric AKI

UAB study finds distinct kidney resident macrophage subpopulations located in spatially discrete microenvironments

UAB study finds distinct kidney resident macrophage subpopulations located in spatially discrete microenvironments

Study sheds light on how heat stress affects kidney function

Study sheds light on how heat stress affects kidney function

Patients with autoimmune diseases at greater risk of complications after heart attack

Patients with autoimmune diseases at greater risk of complications after heart attack

Researchers review the epidemiology, clinical character, treatment, and prevention of human monkeypox

Researchers review the epidemiology, clinical character, treatment, and prevention of human monkeypox

International medical experts aim to use biomarker-based approaches to advance precision medicine

International medical experts aim to use biomarker-based approaches to advance precision medicine

New score shows improved prediction of mortality after acute kidney injury

New score shows improved prediction of mortality after acute kidney injury

Risk factors associated with shoulder surgery are low, but some need further surgery within a year

Risk factors associated with shoulder surgery are low, but some need further surgery within a year

‘Hypervitaminosis D’ is on the rise and linked to serious health issues

‘Hypervitaminosis D’ is on the rise and linked to serious health issues

Better, safer treatment option than saline solution may be available for hospital patients

Better, safer treatment option than saline solution may be available for hospital patients

Study characterizes long-COVID symptoms in hospitalized and non-hospitalized COVID-19 patients

Study characterizes long-COVID symptoms in hospitalized and non-hospitalized COVID-19 patients

Researchers highlight the impact of macrophage subtypes on acute kidney injury to CKD transition

Researchers highlight the impact of macrophage subtypes on acute kidney injury to CKD transition

Millions of COVID-19 patients may have undiagnosed acute kidney injury, finds study

Millions of COVID-19 patients may have undiagnosed acute kidney injury, finds study

Coffee consumption may reduce the risk of acute kidney injury

Coffee consumption may reduce the risk of acute kidney injury

Scientists determine trajectory and pathophysiology of post-COVID-19 syndrome

Scientists determine trajectory and pathophysiology of post-COVID-19 syndrome

Comparison of COVID-induced ARDS and sepsis-induced ARDS

Comparison of COVID-induced ARDS and sepsis-induced ARDS

The impact of NSAIDs on COVID-19 severity

The impact of NSAIDs on COVID-19 severity

Why do diabetic patients have more severe SARS-CoV-2 infections?

Why do diabetic patients have more severe SARS-CoV-2 infections?