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Acute kidney: improving the pathway of care for patients and across healthcare.
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Acute kidney injury (AKI) is common, harmful and of global concern. There is a need to understand the pathway of the management of AKI in order to identify potential areas where care can be improved, for ...
Long Term Outcomes after Acute Kidney Injury: Lessons from the ARID Study.
The high incidence and poor short-term outcomes of acute kidney injury (AKI) have focused attention on this global healthcare issue. Concurrently, the long-term effects of AKI are increasingly appreciated, namely, increased ...
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 ...
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 ...
The Association between Polyclonal Combined Serum Free Light Chain Concentration and Mortality in Individuals with Early Chronic Kidney Disease.
A major component of increased mortality risk in people with chronic kidney disease (CKD) is associated with non-traditional cardiovascular risk factors including markers of inflammation. We studied whether a novel marker ...