A perspective article published in CJASN examines how the use of race in calculating kidney function, as well as other aspects of health, can cause harm to patients.
Category: Kidney Disease
Healthy adults with higher levels of phosphate in the blood are more likely to have increased levels of calcium in the coronary arteries.Read More
A National effort is underway to combat chronic kidney disease in North America by offering physicians patient-specific clinical guidance. The program corresponds to newly passed legislation aimed at combating the disease.Read More
Any report on the diagnosis and treatment of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in the United States is shaped by two facts. First, kidney disease cases continue to multiply. Second, costs for treatment—including dialysiRead More