In a new retrospective, population-based cohort study, researchers were able to determine risk of developing chronic kidney disease
in both patients with psoriasis and in those without kidney disease
Despite this, just 6% considered themselves to be at risk of kidney disease
To ensure that the results were relevant to human kidney disease
Black Americans are more prone to kidney disease
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Early detection and treatment of chronic kidney disease
can not only slow or halt the progression of patients to end-state renal disease, it can also significantly reduce the incidence of cardiovascular disease, which is today by far the most common cause of premature death worldwide.
Eggers, director of kidney disease
epidemiology at the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
in Bethesda, Maryland.
More information about kidney disease
and World Kidney Day can be found on pages 16-18 of this issue.
ONE in 10 people has a form of kidney disease
, but most don't even know.
It aimed to alert governments, health organisations, providers, doctors and patients to the increasing health and socioeconomic problems due to diabetic kidney disease
and its sequelae, end-stage kidney disease
requiring dialysis and death from cardiovascular causes.
It is exciting to see research from around the world come together to collaborate and unlock the mysteries of kidney disease
Joan Brookhyser Hogan, a registered dietitian and specialist in renal nutrition, has written a comprehensive guide to vegetarian diets for people with kidney disease
After adjustment for demographics, comorbid disease, and health care visits, however, "chronic kidney disease
status was not a significant determinant of taking any supplement or .
Global Markets Direct's, 'Hyperphosphatemia In Chronic Kidney Disease
- Pipeline Review, H2 2012', provides an overview of the indication's therapeutic pipeline.
Dr Hormaz Dastoor, Chief of Nephrology, Dialysis and Hypertension at Mafraq Hospital, said kidney disease
is a silent epidemic affecting the nation.