Author | Andrew Bowser


Risk-Based Kidney Care May Be On the Way

December 11, 2019

New risk prediction models may help identify patients with and without diabetes at elevated risk for chronic kidney disease, say authors of a recent study.

Does Early Transition to Home Dialysis Increase Mortality Risk?

December 11, 2019

Transitioning from urgent, unplanned inpatient dialysis to home hemodialysis was linked to higher risk of mortality in a new registry analysis.

ADPKD Risk Assessment Guidelines Formally Assessed in Prospective Evaluation

December 11, 2019

A new prospective analysis of ADPKD guidelines from Canada and Europe resulted in cohorts enriched with high-risk patients in excess of 80%.

Vitamin D, Omega-3 Fail to Preserve Kidney Function in Patients with Diabetes

December 11, 2019

Results of a new study may put to rest the suggestion that vitamin D or omega-3 fatty acids protect against incident kidney disease or disease progression.