A significant percentage of patients with uncomplicated urinary tract infection (UTI) are treated with an empiric antibiotic agent to which the etiologic bacteria is resistant.
Weight loss before transplantation associated with increased hospitalization LOS, graft loss, mortality.
Strongest correlation seen at ages 0 to 9 years; risk still increased at 10 to 19, 20 to 43 years.
A new clinical guideline on the diagnosis and treatment of recurrent urinary tract infections in women was released by the AUA together with the Canadian Urological Association, and the Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine & Urogenital Reconstruction.
Slower eGFR decline seen in association with greater adherence to overall and healthy plant-based diets.
A simple point-of-care urine test can rapidly detect preeclampsia.
Urovant Sciences announced topline data from the phase 3 EMPOWUR trial which evaluated vibegron in adult patients with symptoms of overactive bladder.
There are limited published data on the efficacy and safety of direct-acting oral anticoagulants (DOACs) in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) on dialysis and atrial fibrillation.
Algorithms that combine Internet of Things technologies and in-home sensory devices with machine learning techniques can be used to monitor the health and well-being of people with dementia.
1,000 deaths of kidney failure patients each year in US may be attributable to seasonal influenza.
Survival benefit noted especially for cardiovascular disease in end-stage renal disease due to lupus nephritis.
Risk increased for papillary RCC but not clear-cell RCC; risk for upper tract urothelial carcinoma increased.
Oxybutynin, an anticholinergic used to treat urinary incontinence, may provide breast cancer survivors with an alternative treatment option for hot flashes, according to new research.
Increases in metabolic and, to a lesser extent, dietary risk factors contribute to higher burden.
Findings observed for veterans with diabetes and concomitant chronic kidney disease.
More people vulnerable to heat exposure, potentially causing heat stress, heart and kidney disease.
Researchers found that, compared with placebo, perioperative oral curcumin did not affect the inflammatory response and risk of postoperative complications after elective abdominal aortic aneurism repair.
Nearly half of women older than 50 years report having urinary incontinence.
Intensive blood pressure control and fenofibrate use in patients with type 2 diabetes who are at high risk for cardiovascular disease may increase the risk for adverse kidney events.
Patients with gout who did not reach a serum uric acid level below 6 mg/dL had a 2.4-fold increased risk for death.