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Nephrology is a branch of internal medicine and pediatrics dealing with the study of the function and diseases of the kidney.
Kidney failure linked to lower quality of life, psychosocial challenges in young adults

Kidney failure linked to lower quality of life, psychosocial challenges in young adults

New study reveals extensive healthcare costs that result from acute kidney injury

New study reveals extensive healthcare costs that result from acute kidney injury

The storm has passed, but Puerto Rico’s health faces prolonged recovery

The storm has passed, but Puerto Rico’s health faces prolonged recovery

Most patients hospitalized with acute kidney injury not receiving follow-up care, study shows

Most patients hospitalized with acute kidney injury not receiving follow-up care, study shows

Limiting damage after donation could reduce discard rate of organs, study shows

Limiting damage after donation could reduce discard rate of organs, study shows

Study reveals link between dietary potassium and vascular calcification

Study reveals link between dietary potassium and vascular calcification

Foods rich in potassium may help protect against vascular calcification

Foods rich in potassium may help protect against vascular calcification

Mount Sinai Health System announces opening of new full-service urgent care center

Mount Sinai Health System announces opening of new full-service urgent care center

Opioid epidemic likely applies to high-risk dialysis population, study shows

Opioid epidemic likely applies to high-risk dialysis population, study shows

Outdoor air pollution may increase risk of chronic kidney disease

Outdoor air pollution may increase risk of chronic kidney disease

Child with abdominal pain more likely to receive CT scan in general ED, study finds

Child with abdominal pain more likely to receive CT scan in general ED, study finds

Study examines effects of poor sleep on progression of chronic kidney disease

Study examines effects of poor sleep on progression of chronic kidney disease

Research finds link between caregiver’s gender, relationship and severity of child abuse injuries

Research finds link between caregiver’s gender, relationship and severity of child abuse injuries

Chronic kidney disease patients may be vulnerable to deleterious effects of impaired sleep

Chronic kidney disease patients may be vulnerable to deleterious effects of impaired sleep

VUMC and Bayer agree on strategic research alliance to develop new therapies for kidney diseases

VUMC and Bayer agree on strategic research alliance to develop new therapies for kidney diseases

Cocaine users have ‘global impairment’ in brain area linked to impulse and self-control, study finds

Cocaine users have ‘global impairment’ in brain area linked to impulse and self-control, study finds

Direct-acting antiviral therapy found to be safe, effective in patients with CKD and HCV infection

Direct-acting antiviral therapy found to be safe, effective in patients with CKD and HCV infection

Fatty acid-derived bioactive molecule helps improve heart function after heart attack in mice

Fatty acid-derived bioactive molecule helps improve heart function after heart attack in mice

High levels of suPAR protein shown to be likely cause of kidney damage in children

High levels of suPAR protein shown to be likely cause of kidney damage in children

Review: Palliative care makes progress only in small subset of countries in Africa

Review: Palliative care makes progress only in small subset of countries in Africa