Frailty is a strong risk factor for dying prematurely after a kidney transplant, regardless of age, according to a new study.
According to a new study, the drug used to treat kidneys was not any more effective than a placebo in reducing a patient's need for a dialysis post cardiac surgery.
Intravenous (IV) thrombolytic therapy for acute ischemic stroke (IS) is not contraindicated in patients suffering from chronic kidney disease (CKD), according to a new study.
QTIENTCalcium buildup in the coronary arteries may predict kidney disease patients' risk of heart disease than traditional risk factors used in general population, according to a new study.
A powerful drug given at the time of a kidney transplant operation minimizes the early risk of rejection by 50 percent, according to a new study.
Healthy living kidney donors often face pointless post-donation troubles when seeking or changing health or life insurance, a new study has found.
Increased risk of kidney injury related to the use of hydroxyethyl starch (HES) in resuscitation fluids reflects the mass of HES molecules, according to a new study.
Older kidney donors also enjoy the same longevity and cardiovascular health as other healthy mature individuals, according to a new study.
Normally people are told to take care of their cholesterol to improve their heart health. However a new study is suggesting that low cholesterol may increase kidney patients' risk of dying from their disease.
A new study reported that the kidney dialysis machine created for infants worked effectively in a few cases.
A new study found that patients with chronic kidney disease who walked frequently had a lower risk of death or disability.
Restricting phosphate in diets at larger extent reduces deaths and reverses vascular calcification and kidney damage, according to a new study. The research was conducted on rats with chronic kidney diseases.
Current government guidelines on seafood may not protect people from kidney damage, according to a new study.
Mood stabilizer drugs like lithium may help treat acute kidney injury, according to a new study.
Researchers reported that paying donors for their kidneys could save more lives and reduce costs for the health care system,