Polycystic Kidney Disease: Studies on Obesity, Pain, Screening

May 9, 2019
Andrew Bowser
Andrew Bowser

Andrew Bowser is a medical writer based in Brooklyn, New York.

Find summaries here of 3 recent studies conducted to shed light on difficult issues in the management of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease.

In the short slide show below you will find summaries of 3 recent studies conducted to shed light on difficult issues in the management of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease:
• The linkage of overweight/obesity to a marker of ADPKD severity and progression
• Real-world use of prescription medications for pain in patients with ADPKD
• Patient and caregiver perspectives on ADPKD genetic screening and testing