Nephrology

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Incidence of kidney stones soars over past 3 decades

February 13, 2018
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Implantable cardioverter defibrillators in CKD increase risk for hospitalization

February 5, 2018
In patients with chronic kidney disease, the use of an implantable cardioverter defibrillator was associated with an increased risk of heart failure and any-cause…
In the Journals

Living kidney donation increases risk for higher BP, poor kidney function

January 29, 2018
Although adult living kidney donors do not have a heightened risk for certain health outcomes of prior concern, such as CVD and type 2 diabetes, the procedure is linked…
In the Journals

Chronic kidney disease stage G3 correlates with lower SVR rate

January 23, 2018
Sovaldi with ribavirin was safe and effective among a cohort of Japanese patients with hepatitis C genotype 2, according to a recently published study. However, renal…
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Improving Outcomes in Patients with Heart Failure: Closing the Gaps

Supported by an independent educational grant from Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation.

In the United States, heart failure (HF) affects about 5.7 million adults, accounts for >1 million hospitalizations…
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Chapter 6: Infections In IBD - Clostridium difficile and Cytomegalovirus

From Clinical Challenges and Complications of IBD
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American Heart Association Scientific Sessions

American Heart Association Scientific Sessions

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VIDEO: Improving treatment options yielding better results for comorbidities in patients with diabetes

May 7, 2016
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