Hypo- and hyperkalemia found to increase death risk by 26% and 22%, respectively.
Absence of association observed in patients with normal or near-normal baseline estimated glomerular filtration rate.
Meta-analysis finds a reduction in the risk of incident and recurrent kidney stones.
New study also provides evidence that an early proteinuria decrease is a strong predictor of good long-term outcome.
Starting on peritoneal dialysis was associated with a 25% lower dementia risk versus starting on hemodialysis, a study showed.