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Stopping RAS Inhibitors May Worsen Outcomes in CKD

Oral Ferric Maltol in Patients with CKD and Iron Deficiency Anemia

Patients with non-dialysis-dependent chronic kidney disease (CKD) commonly develop iron-deficiency anemia. Pablo E. Pergola, MD, PhD, and Nelson P. Kopyt, DO, conducted a study...

Real-World CMML Data: Treatment Outcomes, Predictors of Survival

A retrospective study published in Cancer Medicine provided real-world data on patients with chronic myelomonocytic leukemia (CMML) in China. The study included 156 patients with...
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Hem/Onc Roundup: ASCO Highlights, Plus Racial Disparities in Symptom Reporting

This week on DocWire, findings from CARTITUDE-1 found that ciltacabtagene autoleucel (cilta-cel), an anti-B cell maturation antigen (BCMA) chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell...
Benzodiazepine Use On The Rise to Treat Pain

News from ASCO: Chemotherapy-Free Regimens in NSCLC and CLL

Data on durable efficacy of two investigational chemotherapy-free treatments for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) or chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) will be presented at...

Daprodustat in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients in Japan

Hidetoshi Kanai, MD, PhD, and colleagues reported results of a phase 3 study evaluating the efficacy and safety of daprodustat in an uncontrolled cohort...

Common Modifiable Comorbidities in Children and CKD

Children with chronic kidney disease (CKD) face comorbidities that may require complex management. Yunwen Xu, MD, and colleagues reported treatment patterns for common modifiable...

DISCOVER CKD: Variations in Treatment for CKD-Related Anemia

NKF Spring Clinical Meetings 2021 Anemia in chronic kidney disease (CKD) commonly remains untreated until patients require dialysis. During a virtual poster session at the...

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