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Suicide Risk Up in Younger Patients With Chronic Illness

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 00:00
Those diagnosed with diabetes, asthma more likely to attempt suicide than healthy peers

Crosstalk Identified Between Adipose Tissue, Carcinomas

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 00:00
Organ-dependent crosstalk identified via VEGF, IL6, TNFα, and other mechanisms

Liraglutide Tied to Reduced Progression of Diabetic Kidney Dz

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 00:00
Prespecified secondary analysis shows benefit for liraglutide when added to usual care in T2DM

August 2017 Briefing - Nephrology

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 16:15

Minimal Evidence for Electronic Communication Guidelines

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 07:00
Current guidelines for e-communication between patients, providers based on minimal evidence

Retinal Emboli Linked to Cardiac Risk Factors, Kidney Disease

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 00:00
Older age, Indian ethnicity, HTN, chronic kidney disease, history of stroke linked to retinal emboli

Proactive Approach Encouraged for Online Patient Reviews

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 07:00
Most patients use online reviews as first step to find new doctor; form an opinion from one to six reviews

Pot Won’t Harm Healthy Young People’s Kidneys, Study Suggests

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 05:00
Researchers recommend more study on older users

Intensive BP Treatment Appears Safe, Well Tolerated

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 00:00
Second study finds intensive systolic blood pressure control is also cost-effective

No Increase in Acute Kidney Injury Risk for SGLT2 Users

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 00:00
Using data from two health systems, no increased risk seen in AKI, even after adjustment for covariates