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Cardiology societies recommend patients taking ACE inhibitors, ARBs who contract COVID-19 should continue treatment

March 17, 2020
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UVA, UVB exposure may lower BP in dialysis, regardless of outside temperature

March 6, 2020
Patients undergoing dialysis experienced significant BP reduction when exposed to solar ultraviolet radiation, regardless of environmental temperature. The decrease in…
In the Journals

Greater sodium excretion linked to elevated BP in African Americans with CKD

January 6, 2020
Researchers of a published article found that, for African Americans who had both CKD and hypertension, greater urinary sodium excretion was associated with higher blood…
In the Journals

Kidney donors at higher risk for hypertension which may halt post-donation eGFR rise

September 20, 2019
Researchers of a recently published study found kidney donors had a greater risk for hypertension than non-donors. In addition, those who developed hypertension…
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A Framework for Approaching Refractory Hypocalcemia in Children

Pediatric Annals, May 2019, Volume 48 Issue 5
Hypocalcemia is a potentially fatal electrolyte imbalance with complications that include seizures, tetany, prolonged…
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