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Outcomes among Recipients of Kidney Allografts from Donors with Hypertension

Allografts from living kidney donors may carry subclinical pathological abnormalities to the recipient, increasing the risk for adverse clinical outcomes. Diminished number of nephrons...

Association between Folic Acid Treatment and CKD Progression Varies by Vitamin B12 Level

Compared with the general population, patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) have a substantially increased risk for kidney failure, cardiovascular disease, and mortality despite...
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Pulmonary Hypertension Associated with Poor Survival in Patients with CKD

Approximately 21% to 41% of patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are diagnosed with pulmonary hypertension (PH); in patients with kidney failure requiring dialysis,...
Multiple Social Determinants of Health Linked with Increased Stroke Risk

Multiple Social Determinants of Health Linked with Increased Risk for Stroke

If you have multiple social determinants of health, your risk for stroke is nearly three-fold higher than for others, a new study suggests. "We were...
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Outcomes among Recipients of Kidney Allografts from Donors with Hypertension

Allografts from living kidney donors may carry subclinical pathological abnormalities to the recipient, increasing the risk for adverse clinical outcomes. Diminished number of nephrons...

Case Report: Concomitant Steal Syndrome and PAD in a Dialysis Patient

In patients on hemodialysis using arteriovenous (AV) access on the ipsilateral side, hand ischemia is recognized as steal syndrome. In addition, peripheral arterial disease...
Colorectal Cancer Risk Lowered by ACE Inhibitors: Analysis

Mortality Risk Higher in Patients with Post-Dialysis MAP 107 mm Hg or Less

Among patients receiving hemodialysis, blood pressure control presents challenges requiring multiple medications and aggressive control of fluid gain. Lacking robust guidelines regarding patients on...

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