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High sodium intake is associated with important risk factors in a large cohort of chronic kidney disease patients.
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: An increased risk of mortality and cardiovascular disease (CVD) is observed in people with chronic kidney disease (CKD) even in early stages. Dietary sodium intake has been associated with important ...
Chronic kidney disease in older people - diagnosis, aetiology and consequences.
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: The prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) steeply rises with age but there is controversy regarding the diagnosis and clinical significance of CKD in older people. This article reviews recent advances ...
National trends in acute kidney injury requiring dialysis in England between 1998 and 2013.
Acute kidney injury (AKI) severe enough to require dialysis is increasing and associated with high mortality, yet robust information about temporal epidemiology of AKI requiring dialysis in England is lacking. In this ...
The burden of comorbidity in people with chronic kidney disease stage 3: a cohort study.
BACKGROUND: Multimorbidity is a growing concern for healthcare systems, with many countries experiencing demographic transition to older population profiles. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is common but often considered in ...
Impact of Compliance with a Care Bundle on Acute Kidney Injury Outcomes: A Prospective Observational Study.
BACKGROUND: A recent report has highlighted suboptimal standards of care for acute kidney injury (AKI) patients in England. The objective of this study was to ascertain if improvement in basic standard of care by implementing ...