Kidney Failure Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Abstract P433: Impact of Renal Function on Outcomes After...Read the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | Circulation

    Objective: Atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis is associated with secondary hypertension. Renal dysfunction is often present in ARAS patients; however, evidence for the impact of pretreatment renal function on outcomes after percutaneous transluminal renal angioplasty is limited.

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  2. Abstract P438: Cardio-Renal Anemia Syndrome in acute heart failure...Read the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | Circulation

    Aims: Cardio renal anemia syndrome is a condition where heart failure, anemia and renal failure co-exist. The purpose of this article is to measure and analyze the role of CRAS in acute heart failure in terms of left ventricular systolic function.

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  3. Abstract 149: Impact of Baseline 10-year Cardiovascular Risk on...Read the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | Circulation

    We investigated the impact of baseline CV risk on outcomes in SPRINT. Using the ACC/AHA CVD risk algorithm, we stratified the SPRINT population into quartiles of baseline 10-year CV risk.

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  4. Abstract 016: Combined AT2 Receptor Stimulation/ AT1 Receptor...Read the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | Circulation

    Combined ACE inhibition and angiotensin type 1 receptor blockade blockade) causes renal failure which limits their combined use. Angiotensin type 2 receptor stimulation evokes renoprotective effects but potential adverse renal effects in drug combination are not known.

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  5. Poor sleep may up progression of chronic kidney diseaseRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], September 17 : Beware! People with chronic kidney disease may be vulnerable to the deleterious effects of poor sleep, almost 6.5 hours per night, according to a new study. Chronic kidney disease is characterised by gradual loss of kidney function over time and may eventually lead to kidney failure, leading patients to undergo dialysis or a kidney transplant.

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  6. Blood pressure better controlled with 'MAP' for doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... High blood pressure contributes to major health problems, including heart attack, heart failure, stroke, kidney failure and more. The American Heart Association's goal is to improve cardiovascular health of all Americans by 20 percent while reducing ...

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  7. Impaired Sleep May Have Serious Health Consequences for Kidney Disease PatientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Health News Digest

    ... CKD. Patients were assessed yearly for a median follow-up of 5 years. During follow-up, 70 patients developed kidney failure and 48 died. High sleep fragmentation was associated with an elevated risk of developing kidney failure. In addition, higher ...

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  8. Study examines effects of poor sleep on progression of chronic kidney diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Medical News

    People with chronic kidney disease may be especially vulnerable to the deleterious effects of poor sleep, according to a new paper published in the J ournal of the American Society of Nephrology. Chronic kidney disease is characterized by gradual loss of kidney function over time, and may eventually lead to kidney failure, leading patients to undergo dialysis or a kidney transplant.

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  9. Poor Sleep Hastens Progression of Kidney DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Newswise

    People with chronic kidney disease may be especially vulnerable to the deleterious effects of poor sleep, according to a new paper published in the J ournal of the American Society of Nephrology . Chronic kidney disease is characterized by gradual loss of kidney function over time, and may eventually lead to kidney failure, leading patients to undergo dialysis or a kidney transplant.

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  10. Impaired Sleep May Have Serious Health Consequences for Kidney Disease PatientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Newswise

    ... CKD. Patients were assessed yearly for a median follow-up of 5 years. During follow-up, 70 patients developed kidney failure and 48 died. High sleep fragmentation was associated with an elevated risk of developing kidney failure. In addition, higher ...

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  11. San Francisco Researcher Receives National Kidney Foundation...Read the original story

    Sep 13, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... for kidney disease include diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, obesity and family history of kidney failure. People of African American, Hispanic, Native American, Asian or Pacific Islander descent are at increased risk for developing the ...

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  12. Like Mother Like DaughterRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... from the Philippines, Delia moved to the United States in the 1980s and began working with patients with kidney failure after some time working in a nursing home. She has worked at Fresenius Kidney Care in Elmhurst for 35 years. At a young age, ...

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  13. The gut-kidney axis in chronic renal failure: A new potential target for therapy.Read the original story

    Sep 10, 2017 | CiteULike

    ... kidneys. These products then become toxic and contribute to the uremic load and to the progression of chronic kidney failure. In this review, we discuss the gut-kidney interaction under the state of chronic kidney failure as well as the potential ...

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  14. Kidney health checks crucialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | Examiner

    EVENT FOR ALL: Preparing for the walk was Charlotte Goodger-Austin, 2, with Benson, 1, a Newfoundland, both of Kings Meadows. Pictures: Phillip Biggs TEAM EFFORT: Margaret Mace of Legana, with Greg and Tanya McKinnon of George Town.

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  15. Kidney walk fundraisers Sunday in Summerside and CharlottetownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | The Guardian

    On a Sunday in 2015, while Heather MacWilliams was recovering in Halifax from kidney transplant surgery, a dozen family members were not by her bedside. They were in Summerside participating in the annual Kidney Walk.

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  16. Patient cleared for kidney transplant after risky weight loss surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... ago, something as simple as that wasn't so easy. The 53-year-old weighed 305 pounds. He's living with chronic kidney failure. Doctors told him he was too overweight for a transplant. Gomez says he tried to lose the weight on his own. He lost 50 ...

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  17. Hemofiltration Machines Market Value Chain and Stakeholder Analysis by 2017-2025Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | SBWire

    ... in critically ill patients and according to national kidney foundation Inc., number of cases of acute kidney failure are increasing in developing countries such as China and India owing to increasing elderly population. Despite of significant ...

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  18. Direct-acting antiviral therapy found to be safe, effective in patients with CKD and HCV infectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Medical News

    ... often causes liver disease-;is common in patients with CKD, and it increases their risk of progressing to kidney failure. Sofosbuvir is a potent direct-acting antiviral therapy against HCV, but concerns about potential kidney toxicity have been ...

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  19. HCV treatment found safe and effective in individuals with kidney diseaseRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... often causes liver disease-is common in patients with CKD, and it increases their risk of progressing to kidney failure. Sofosbuvir is a potent direct-acting antiviral therapy against HCV, but concerns about potential kidney toxicity have been ...

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  20. Reducing endocannabinoid system activity could protect kidneysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    Obesity can cause structural and functional changes in the kidneys, which may help explain why individuals with obesity face much higher risk of chronic kidney disease and kidney failure. A new Hebrew University of Jerusalem study has provided insights into the mechanisms behind development of kidney damage due to obesity.

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