After adjusting for potential confounders and mediators, a large cross-sectional study found no association between obesity and CKD prevalence.
Investigators find that the normalized mean ESA dose decreases as patients' elevation of residence increases.
The association between potassium levels and mortality, however, was similar among races.
Albuminuria increases death risk 2-fold among individuals with an estimated glomerular filtration rate of 60 mL/min/1.73 m2 or higher.
Recommendations for diagnosing and managing non-muscle invasive bladder cancer promise to allow for more individualized patient care.