John Schieszer

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Faster eGFR Decline Predicts Worse Outcomes in CKD Patients with AF

Faster eGFR Decline Predicts Worse Outcomes in CKD Patients with AF

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Longitudinal renal function trajectories may enable more individualized prediction of adverse outcomes, researchers conclude.

Factors Predicting Withdrawal From RRT for AKI Identified

Factors Predicting Withdrawal From RRT for AKI Identified

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Chronic kidney disease, ventilator use, hypoalbuminemia, and higher mean arterial pressure increase the likelihood of withdrawal from renal replacement therapy for acute kidney injury.

Online Calculator May Aid In Individualizing Prostate Cancer Care

Online Calculator May Aid In Individualizing Prostate Cancer Care

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New tool promises to help patients decide whether radical prostatectomy or radiation therapy is their best treatment option.

Kidney Stones Predict Osteoporotic Fracture in CKD

Kidney Stones Predict Osteoporotic Fracture in CKD

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In a new study of patients with chronic kidney disease, the presence of kidney stones, compared with their absence, was significantly associated with a 2.3-fold increased risk of osteoporotic fracture.

Improper Patient Selection for NSS May Increase CKD Risk

Improper Patient Selection for NSS May Increase CKD Risk

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In a study, chronic kidney disease was nearly twice as likely to develop in patients who had post-operative complications following nephron-sparing surgery.

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