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Low, High Potassium Ups Mortality in CKD Patients
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:00:00 GMT
Hypo- and hyperkalemia found to increase death risk by 26% and 22%, respectively.


Dialysis for AKI Does Not Hike Risk of Major Cardiovascular Events
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:00:00 GMT
Absence of association observed in patients with normal or near-normal baseline estimated glomerular filtration rate.


High Fluid Intake Lowers Kidney Stone Risk
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:00:00 GMT
Meta-analysis finds a reduction in the risk of incident and recurrent kidney stones.


Mycophenolate Mofetil Offers No Advantage in Lupus Nephritis
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:35:10 GMT
New study also provides evidence that an early proteinuria decrease is a strong predictor of good long-term outcome.


Dementia Risk Lower in Peritoneal Dialysis Initiators
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:57:42 GMT
Starting on peritoneal dialysis was associated with a 25% lower dementia risk versus starting on hemodialysis, a study showed.


Commission Seeks to End AKI Deaths by 2025
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:35:08 GMT
Mission 0by25 hopes to stop preventable deaths from AKI by 2025.


Cause of Post-RP Death in High-Risk PCa Patients Linked to Age
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:49:25 GMT
Within 10 years of surgery, men younger than 60 years are more likely to die from prostate cancer than from other causes.


Return to Full Potency Rare After Prostate Surgery
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 19:00:00 GMT
Only 6.7% of men reported erections that were as good after radical prostatectomy, as beforemuch lower than would be expected by IIEF-5 scores.


Prostate Cancer Recurrence Risk After Surgery Higher in Smokers
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:11:21 GMT
Even patients who quit smoking less than 10 years after radical prostatectomy are at increased risk.


Depression Prevalent in Borderline Testosterone Patients
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:24:00 GMT
In this study, over half the men referred for borderline testosterone levels had depression.


Dialysis Should Be The Last Resort for AKI
Thu, 12 Feb 2015 20:50:00 GMT



AURYXIA (ferric citrate)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For phosphorus control in CKD dialysis patients.


GLYXAMBI for Glycemic Control
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



GLYXAMBI (empagliflozin and linagliptin)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes.


How Doctors Feel About the Affordable Care Act in 2015
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



How Doctors Feel About the Affordable Care Act in 2015
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Learn how clinicians feel the ACA has influenced how they spend their time, revenue per patient, and health care costs.


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March Cartoons
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Mild CKD and Tight Glucose Control Increase Risks in Diabetics
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Intense glycemic control was significantly linked to higher risks of cardiovascular and all-cause mortality.


Prepping Your Practice for Retirement
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



Quiz: Residual Retroperitoneal Mass
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



Quiz: Residual Retroperitoneal Mass
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
A 32-year-old man is found to have a growing right testicular mass. Take our latest clinical quiz.


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Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Tell us about your social media habits for a chance to win a free gift card.


Safeguard Paper Documents for HIPAA
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Physicians are remiss if they forget to secure paper documentation.


SAXENDA (liraglutide injection)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For chronic weight management.


Statins Promising for Cancers
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Studies suggest that statins can improve treatment of genitourinary cancers and prevent contrast-induced nephropathy.


Uncomplicated UTIs: A Case for Standardization
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



Xigduo XR (Dapagliflozin and Metformin HCl)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For glycemic control.


Xigduo XR (Dapagliflozin and Metformin HCl)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
This slideshow reviews drug information for Xigduo XR approved to improve blood sugar control.