Chronic Kidney Disease News and Research

Latest Chronic Kidney Disease News and Research

Heart and kidney patients should keep taking their medicines during COVID-19 pandemic

Heart and kidney patients should keep taking their medicines during COVID-19 pandemic

Patients treated with ACEIs and ARBs may be at increased risk of severe COVID-19

Patients treated with ACEIs and ARBs may be at increased risk of severe COVID-19

Homeless heart attack patients receive less treatment and are more likely to be readmitted

Homeless heart attack patients receive less treatment and are more likely to be readmitted

Female veterans with PTSD more likely to suffer from ischemic heart disease

Female veterans with PTSD more likely to suffer from ischemic heart disease

Study provides insights on evaluating hypertension in children

Study provides insights on evaluating hypertension in children

Healthy lifestyle for longer keeps disease at bay

Healthy lifestyle for longer keeps disease at bay

Scientists find link between immune system and high blood pressure in patients with CKD

Scientists find link between immune system and high blood pressure in patients with CKD

Patients older than 75 years also benefit from kidney transplantation

Patients older than 75 years also benefit from kidney transplantation

Survey: Over half of GPs, nurses who treat type 2 diabetics do not carry out annual kidney test

Survey: Over half of GPs, nurses who treat type 2 diabetics do not carry out annual kidney test

Low socioeconomic status associated with certain kidney diseases

Low socioeconomic status associated with certain kidney diseases

Patients with type 2 diabetes who decline insulin therapy had worse blood sugar control

Patients with type 2 diabetes who decline insulin therapy had worse blood sugar control

Low folate levels associated with malnutrition in hospital patients

Low folate levels associated with malnutrition in hospital patients

Study examines validity of measures used to assess quality of kidney-related care in the U.S.

Study examines validity of measures used to assess quality of kidney-related care in the U.S.

Chronic kidney disease killing millions worldwide

Chronic kidney disease killing millions worldwide

Researchers develop new substance to prevent vascular calcification

Researchers develop new substance to prevent vascular calcification

New treatment target for acute kidney injury prevention revealed

New treatment target for acute kidney injury prevention revealed

Renal stem cells can be isolated from urine

Renal stem cells can be isolated from urine

Guideline-directed treatment is as effective as invasive procedures in patients with stable CAD

Guideline-directed treatment is as effective as invasive procedures in patients with stable CAD

Research identifies link between chronic kidney disease and heart failure

Research identifies link between chronic kidney disease and heart failure

Patients with type 2 diabetes can achieve cardiovascular protection from use of SGLT2 inhibitors

Patients with type 2 diabetes can achieve cardiovascular protection from use of SGLT2 inhibitors