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Research & Reviews  8,017 results

An Effective Mouse Model of Unilateral Renal Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury.
Journal of Visualized Experiments : JoVE; Godoy JR, Watson G et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2021 - Ischemia-reperfusion injury (IRI) is the leading cause of acute renal failure and is a significant contributor to delayed graft function. Animal models are the only available resources that mimic the complexities of the IRI-associated damage encou...

Caspase-3 dependent peritubular capillary dysfunction is pivotal for transition from ac...
American Journal of Physiology. Renal Physiology; Lan S, Yang B et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2021 - Ischemia-reperfusion injury (IRI) is a major risk factor for chronic renal failure. Caspase-3, an effector responsible for apoptosis execution, is activated within peritubular capillary (PTC) in the early stage of IRI-induced acute kidney injury (...

Molecular Changes in miRNA in Irradiated Rat Kidneys: Role of miR-34a and its Vascular ...
Radiation Research; Gao F, Dong W et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - The mechanism(s) of vascular regression in adult organs remains an unexplored gap. Irradiation to the kidney results in vascular regression and renal failure. The goal of this work was to determine molecular mechanism(s) of radiation-induced vascu...

Metabolomics analysis for diagnosis and biomarker discovery of transthyretin amyloidosis.
Amyloid : the International Journal of Experimental and C... Olsson M, Hellman U et. al.

Jul 29th, 2021 - Untargeted metabolomics is a well-established technique and a powerful tool to find potential plasma biomarkers for early diagnosing hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis. Hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis (ATTRv) is a disabling and fatal diseas...

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Guidelines  13 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Renal Failure.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Wong-You-Cheong JJ et. al.

May 8th, 2021 - Renal failure can be divided into acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease. Both are common and result in increased patient morbidity and mortality. The etiology is multifactorial and differentiation of acute kidney injury from chronic kidne...

Society for Vascular Surgery clinical practice guidelines of thoracic endovascular aort...
Journal of Vascular Surgery; Upchurch GR, Escobar GA et. al.

Jul 7th, 2020 - Thoracic aortic diseases, including disease of the descending thoracic aorta (DTA), are significant causes of death in the United States. Open repair of the DTA is a physiologically impactful operation with relatively high rates of mortality, para...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Radiologic Management of Urinary Tract Obstruction.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Scheidt MJ et. al.

May 7th, 2020 - Acute obstructive uropathy is a medical emergency, which often is accompanied by acute renal failure or sepsis. Treatment options to resolve the acute obstructive process include conservative medical management, retrograde ureteral stenting, or pl...

Management of adults with diabetes on the haemodialysis unit: summary of guidance from ...
Diabetic Medicine : a Journal of the British Diabetic Ass... Frankel AH, Kazempour-Ardebili S et. al.

Aug 29th, 2018 - Diabetic nephropathy remains the principal cause of end-stage renal failure in the UK and its prevalence is set to increase. People with diabetes and end-stage renal failure on maintenance haemodialysis are highly vulnerable, with complex comorbid...

Practice Bulletin No. 183 Summary: Postpartum Hemorrhage.
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Sep 25th, 2017 - Maternal hemorrhage, defined as a cumulative blood loss of greater than or equal to 1,000 mL or blood loss accompanied by signs or symptoms of hypovolemia within 24 hours after the birth process, remains the leading cause of maternal mortality wor...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  479 results

The Effect of Antimicrobial Therapy on the Serum Level of P-cresol in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients

Apr 27th, 2020 - An important subgroup of protein-bound toxins are generated as a result of protein fermentation in the colon. P-cresol is a fermentation metabolite of tyrosine. In renal failure, the colonic generation rate of p-cresol is markedly elevated. After ...

Search for New Methods to Detect Acute Renal Failure

Apr 20th, 2020 - The mortality of acute renal failure (ARF) remains high despite advances in supportive care. There are no established effective drug therapies, and dialysis may promote renal injury via hypotension or neutrophil activation. Many agents [e.g., mann...

Serial Amnioinfusions as Regenerative Therapy for Pulmonary Hypoplasia

Apr 10th, 2020 - All women with fetuses having either severe LUTO with intrauterine renal failure or bilateral renal agenesis that meet the inclusion criteria will be invited to participate in this study. For those patients, the actual standard of care is expectan...

Clinical and Laboratory Study of Methylmalonic Acidemia

Apr 7th, 2020 - Methylmalonic acidemia (MMA), one of the most common inborn errors of organic acid metabolism, is heterogeneous in etiology and clinical manifestations. Affected patients with cblA, cblB and mut classes of MMA are medically fragile and can suffer ...

ADPKD Alterations in Hepatic Transporter Function

Mar 25th, 2020 - ADPKD is a relatively common genetic disease affecting about 1 out of every 1000 people worldwide. Progression of ADPKD is characterized by the proliferation of fluid-filled kidney cysts. Development of these cysts is progressive and can lead to e...

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News  707 results

Diabetes Could Be Main Factor Behind Accelerated Progression of COVID-19

Jul 5th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Diabetes appears to be the primary factor for accelerated progression of COVID-19, according to a study of Japanese patients. "Among Japanese patients, dysglycemia may constitute the largest risk factor in the evolution...

Local Warming

Jun 14th, 2021 - The patient, a methamphetamine user, is found in a parking lot, rolling on the ground, completely disoriented. Transported to the ER, he is febrile to 102, hypotensive, and in mild MOSF. His WBC is 42,000 Death as a consequence of methamphetamine ...

For-Profit Dialysis Patients Miss Out on Transplant Referral

Jun 1st, 2021 - Patients who receive dialysis at for-profit dialysis centers are less likely to be referred for transplant evaluation than those receiving dialysis in a nonprofit facility, at least in Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina, a retrospective c...

EPO Treatment for Anemia Ups Fracture Risk in Patients on Dialysis

May 17th, 2021 - Erythropoietin-stimulating agents — widely used to treat anemia in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) — increase the risk of hip fracture in patients on dialysis, and the higher the dose, the greater the risk, the first study of its kind indicates. In...

Consider Home Subcutaneous Immune Globulin for Refractory Dermatomyositis

Feb 19th, 2021 - Home-based subcutaneous immune globulin therapy is a promising alternative to intravenous immune globulin therapy for patients with refractory dermatomyositis or polymyositis, Anna Postolova, MD, MPH, declared at the 2021 Rheumatology Winter Clini...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →