Researchers used data from 83 studies to develop guideline for management of patients with small renal masses.
The guidelines provide a clinical framework for the diagnosis and treatment of male urethral stricture.
Guideline from the American Urological Association has been revised to incorporate the management of patients with staghorn renal stones.
Baseline renal function tests may predict the risk of preeclampsia and preterm birth for pregnant women with hypertension.
In patients with COPD, chronic renal failure is more likely and can be detected from decreased glomerular filtration rates.
A renal transplant recipient experienced drug interaction-induced calcineurin inhibitor nephrotoxicity after starting a cobicistat-containing combination treatment for HIV.
The organization encourages dialysis providers to improve current infection control practices.
The annual incidence of kidney stones has increased 16% between 1997 and 2012
A new online risk calculation tool predicts kidney failure odds in patients with chronic kidney disease.
Researchers found a 15% to 20% reduction in the risk of hospitalization for or death from heart failure in patients who received cardiac resynchronization therapy with defibrillator (CRT-D).
A patient with type 2 diabetes is undergoing dialysis and needs to control his HbA1c levels while fasting during Ramadan.
A patient with type 2 diabetes presents with elevated microalbumin levels and a recent history of elevated glucose due to bedtime snacking.
A 29-year-old woman, 12 years post-liver transplant, presents with fever and tachycardia and had recently reported fatigue, weakness, and abdominal pain.
After taking a spinning exercise class, a woman developed acute kidney injury.
A patient presented to the office with a 45-year history of maturity onset diabetes of the young after renal failure.