Treating Diabetes in Patients With CKD at Kidney Week Treating Diabetes in Patients With CKD at Kidney Week

Clinical trials looking at the safety and efficacy of glucose-lowering agents in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and diabetes will be center stage at Kidney Week 2018.Medscape Medical News
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CONCLUSION: The addition of AST-120 to conventional treatments may delay the progression of renal dysfunction in diabetic nephropathy. The antioxidant effect of AST-120 might contribute to improvement in renal function. PMID: 31001934 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Journal of Korean Medical Science - Category: Biomedical Science Tags: J Korean Med Sci Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 18 April 2019Source: Journal of Sport and Health ScienceAuthor(s): Xin Luan, Xiangyang Tian, Haixin Zhang, Rui Huang, Na Li, Peijie Chen, Ru WangAbstractA growing understanding of the benefits of exercise over the past few decades has prompted researchers to take an interest in the possibilities of exercise therapy. Because each sport has its own set of characteristics and physiological complications that tend to appear during exercise training, the effects and underlying mechanisms of exercise remain unclear. Thus, the first step in probing exercise effects on different diseases is the s...
Source: Journal of Sport and Health Science - Category: Sports Medicine Source Type: research
Anogenital skin care for elderly remains an umbrella term concerning protective and non-interventional regimens, particularly for ordinary diaper users. Diapers provide an anxiety relief for excretion, but instead raise a prevalence of genital candidiasis. Our recent investigation has demonstrated the favorable preventive effect of topical washing with miconazole nitrate-containing soap to diaper candidiasis. We extended this work to the therapeutic benefit of the antifungal soap in substantial cases with genital candidiasis, who had at least 1 additional risk factor including diarrhea, cerebrovascular diseases, dementia, ...
Source: Journal of Investigative Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Authors: Tags: Innate Immunity, Microbiology, and Microbiome Source Type: research
FRIDAY, April 19, 2019 -- Atrasentan is associated with a reduced risk for renal events in patients with type 2 diabetes and chronic kidney disease, according to a study published online April 14 in The Lancet to coincide with the International...
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Conditions:   Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2;   Renal Insufficiency, Chronic Interventions:   Drug: Metformin;   Drug: Sulfonylurea;   Drug: DPP-4 inhibitor;   Drug: SGLT2 inhibitor;   Drug: GLP1 receptor agonist Sponsors:   Weill Medical College of Cornell University;   Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Not yet recruiting
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Publication date: May 2019Source: The Lancet Diabetes &Endocrinology, Volume 7, Issue 5Author(s): Hiddo J L Heerspink, Josef Coresh, Ron T Gansevoort, Lesley A Inker
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Publication date: May 2019Source: The Lancet Diabetes &Endocrinology, Volume 7, Issue 5Author(s): Hai-Lu Zhao, Yao Lu, Wei Ling
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Authors: Furuya F, Ishii T, Kitamura K Abstract BACKGROUND: From a global perspective, diabetic kidney disease (DKD) is the leading cause of not only chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease but also cardiovascular disease (CVD). SUMMARY: In the early stages of diabetes, patients have a high risk of developing microvascular complications, loss of kidney function, CVD, infection, and death. Hyperglycemia, free fatty acids, and insulin resistance induce metabolic imbalance and DKD initiation. Inflammation is recognized to play a role in DKD pathogenesis. Our recent study indicated that angiopoietin-like...
Source: Contributions to Nephrology - Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Contrib Nephrol Source Type: research
Therapeutic Targeting of Fibrotic Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition–An Outstanding Challenge Attila Fintha1, Ákos Gasparics2, László Rosivall3 and Attila Sebe3,4* 12nd Department of Pathology, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary 21st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary 3Department of Pathophysiology, International Nephrology Research and Training Center, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary 4Division of Medical Biotechnology, Paul Ehrlich Institute, Langen, Germany Back in 1995, a landmark paper was published, which shaped the fi...
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