New Study Confirms Kidney Dialysis Worsens Pregnancy Outcomes New Study Confirms Kidney Dialysis Worsens Pregnancy Outcomes
Pregnancy outcomes of women on dialysis were substantially worse than women with a kidney transplant who gave birth.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Vadadustat for Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease: Questions Remain Vadadustat for Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease: Questions Remain
The HIF prolyl hydroxylase inhibitor shows efficacy in the treatment of anemia with chronic kidney disease, but in non-dialysis patients increased cardiovascular risks are observed.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - April 28, 2021 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Sudden Cardiac Death in Dialysis Patients Sudden Cardiac Death in Dialysis Patients
What factors may contribute to sudden cardiac death in in end-stage kidney disease patients receiving dialysis -- and what strategies may help prevent these events?Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - April 15, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Nephrology Journal Article Source Type: news

Mortality Risk Up for Dialysis Patients in March to July 2020
FRIDAY, April 9, 2021 -- Patients undergoing dialysis and those with kidney transplants had increased mortality risk in 2020 compared with 2017 to 2019, according to a study published online April 8 in the Journal of the American Society of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 9, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Is COVID-19 More Severe in Kidney Transplant Recipients? Is COVID-19 More Severe in Kidney Transplant Recipients?
A new study examines the question of whether kidney transplant recipients may realize worse COVID-19 outcomes compared with nontransplant patients.American Journal of Transplantation (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - April 6, 2021 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Transplantation Journal Article Source Type: news

NIH scientists develop breath test for methylmalonic acidemia
(NIH/National Human Genome Research Institute) Researchers at the National Institutes of Health have developed a breath test that measures how well patients with methylmalonic acidemia (MMA) respond to receiving liver or combined liver and kidney transplantation. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - April 5, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

SCM21: Pandemic Forces Another Virtual Kidney Meeting SCM21: Pandemic Forces Another Virtual Kidney Meeting
In 2020, the National Kidney Foundation had to quickly pivot to a virtual conference for its Spring Clinical Meetings. The 2021 edition involved much more planning to create a more varied remote experience.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - April 1, 2021 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Sodium Intake and Progression of Chronic Kidney Disease Sodium Intake and Progression of Chronic Kidney Disease
A new editorial calls for a randomized controlled trial regarding the effects of sodium intake on CKD progression. Would an RCT help bridge the evidence gap?Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology Journal Article Source Type: news

Cardiac and Kidney Benefits of Empagliflozin in Heart Failure Cardiac and Kidney Benefits of Empagliflozin in Heart Failure
This study examined the effect of empagliflozin on cardiovascular and kidney outcomes in heart failure patients with or without chronic kidney disease.Circulation (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - March 30, 2021 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

AKI in COVID-9 Patients: An Update on the Pathophysiology AKI in COVID-9 Patients: An Update on the Pathophysiology
This article provides an update.Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology Journal Article Source Type: news

Blood Test Predicts Organ Rejection Risk After Kidney Transplant Blood Test Predicts Organ Rejection Risk After Kidney Transplant
An assay can predict which patients are at high risk for organ rejection with enough lead time to allow physicians to intervene and possibly prevent rejection.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Kidney Transplant Tied to Reduced Mortality in Sickle Cell Patients Kidney Transplant Tied to Reduced Mortality in Sickle Cell Patients
Although the benefits of kidney transplant are similar for sickle cell patients, a new study suggests that sickle cell patients are much less likely to receive organs.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - March 5, 2021 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Novel urine test developed to diagnose human kidney transplant rejection
(Brigham and Women's Hospital) A study by investigators from Brigham and Women's Hospital and Exosome Diagnostics proposes a new, noninvasive way to test for transplant rejection using exosomes -- tiny vesicles containing mRNA -- from urine samples. Their findings are published in theJournal of the American Society of Nephrology. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Patients With Sickle Cell Disease Often Overlooked for Life-Saving Kidney Transplants
WEDNESDAY, March 3, 2021 -- People with kidney failure related to sickle cell disease are less likely to receive a transplant than those without sickle cell disease, but it could be life-saving for them, a new study finds. Sickle cell disease is a... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Patients With Sickle Cell Disease Often Overlooked for Life-Saving Kidney Transplants
Title: Patients With Sickle Cell Disease Often Overlooked for Life-Saving Kidney TransplantsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/3/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/3/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain General)
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain General - March 3, 2021 Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: news

Transplant Beneficial for Kidney Failure in Sickle Cell
Patients with kidney failure associated with sickle cell disease are less likely to receive a transplant despite similar reduction in mortality (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 26, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Nephrology, Oncology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Transplant Beneficial for Kidney Failure in Sickle Cell
FRIDAY, Feb. 26, 2021 -- Patients with kidney failure who receive a kidney transplant, including those with sickle cell disease, have lower mortality, according to a study published online Feb. 25 in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 26, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Transplant patients may not need steroid treatment in the long run
(University of Cincinnati) Corticosteroids in kidney transplant patients may not be needed past a seven-day post surgery period, according to a University of Cincinnati College of Medicine study. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Mortality Lower for Veterans Receiving Posttransplant Care in VA
THURSDAY, Feb. 18, 2021 -- Veterans who receive all their post-kidney transplant care within the Veterans Health Administration have reduced mortality, according to a study published online Feb. 18 in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 18, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Waitlist Placement, Kidney Transplant Rates Not Improving
FRIDAY, Feb. 12, 2021 -- For patients with end-stage kidney disease (ESKD), there has been little improvement in the rates of waitlist placement or transplantation (WLT) since 1997, according to a study published online Feb. 11 in the Journal of the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 12, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Steroids Can Be Safely Ditched in Low-Risk Kidney Transplants Steroids Can Be Safely Ditched in Low-Risk Kidney Transplants
' Going forward...[kidney] transplant centers using steroids should justify why they are using [them], given that there is no evidence of improved outcomes and steroids have adverse effects,'says an expert.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - February 12, 2021 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Should Someone With Asthma Get a COVID-19 Vaccine Before Someone With Cancer? The Next Big Challenge in the Vaccine Rollout
In an ideal world, there would be enough vaccines to inoculate everyone who wanted to get immunized against COVID-19. People would get their shots on a first come, first serve basis, we’d achieve herd immunity in a matter of months and COVID-19 would become a soon-distant memory. But with some 240 million people over age 16 who need a COVID-19 vaccine (and two doses at that), and just over 42 million administered by early February, supply is far below demand, and will likely remain that way for months to come, despite vaccine makers pushing production lines as hard as they can. As the U.S. works through the vaccine ...
Source: TIME: Health - February 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

In Afghanistan, a Booming Kidney Trade Preys on the Poor
Widespread poverty and an ambitious private hospital are helping to fuel an illegal market — a portal to new misery for the country’s most vulnerable. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Adam Nossiter, Najim Rahim and Kiana Hayeri Tags: Kidneys Transplants Taliban Afghanistan Herat (Afghanistan) Poverty Source Type: news

Springboard Needed to Boost Access to Living Donor Kidney Transplants Springboard Needed to Boost Access to Living Donor Kidney Transplants
Race, social factors are significantly linked to lower likelihood of receiving a kidney transplant from a living donor.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Cystatin C Predicts Renal Disease and Cardiovascular Risk Cystatin C Predicts Renal Disease and Cardiovascular Risk
What can serum cystatin C tell us about kidney function and risk prediction of cardiovascular disease?Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology Journal Article Source Type: news

Social Factors in Health Tied to Odds of Kidney Transplant
FRIDAY, Jan. 29, 2021 -- Social determinants of health and race are associated with the likelihood of undergoing kidney transplant, according to a study published online Jan. 28 in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. Hannah... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 29, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Concordia researchers find melatonin is effective against polycystic kidney disease
(Concordia University) Melatonin, a hormone commonly associated with sleep-wake regulation, has been found to reduce cysts in fruit flies, according to Concordia researchers. It's a finding that may affect the way we treat some kidney diseases and reduce the need for kidney transplants. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 26, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Virtual Kidney Transplant Evaluation Helps Maintain Access During COVID-19 Virtual Kidney Transplant Evaluation Helps Maintain Access During COVID-19
A virtual system to evaluate and waitlist patients for kidney transplants may help maintain access to care even when in-person visits are limited due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a recent study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - January 25, 2021 Category: Surgery Tags: Transplantation News Source Type: news

Bengaluru doctor with double kidney transplant takes jab, backs it
Dr AP Nirmal Raj pointed out he took the Covid vaccine on January 17. “I’m taking anti-diabetic, cholesterol drugs and have undergone angioplasty earlier. People with comorbidities must not fear the vaccine,” he said. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - January 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Albuminuria as a Risk Factor for AKI: What is the Evidence? Albuminuria as a Risk Factor for AKI: What is the Evidence?
There is a growing body of evidence to support the potential link between albuminuria and acute kidney injury.Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - January 22, 2021 Category: Surgery Tags: Nephrology Journal Article Source Type: news

Talaris Therapeutics adds two board members
Two biotech leaders will help Talaris execute its Phase 3 trial in creating durable immunity in living donor kidney transplant recipients and pursue additional applications for its unique cell therapy. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 21, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jason Thomas Source Type: news

DARZALEX FASPRO ® (daratumumab and hyaluronidase-fihj) Becomes the First FDA-Approved Treatment for Patients with Newly Diagnosed Light Chain (AL) Amyloidosis
January 15, 2021 (HORSHAM, Pa.) – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of DARZALEX FASPRO® (daratumumab and hyaluronidase-fihj), a subcutaneous formulation of daratumumab, in combination with bortezomib, cyclophosphamide and dexamethasone (D-VCd) for the treatment of adult patients with newly diagnosed light chain (AL) amyloidosis.[1] DARZALEX FASPRO® is the first and only FDA-approved treatment for patients with this blood cell disorder that is associated with the production of an abnormal protein, which leads to th...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - January 16, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

Race Modifier Means Black Patients Miss Out on Kidney Transplants Race Modifier Means Black Patients Miss Out on Kidney Transplants
Data from Black patients documents that use of the race coefficient for calculating eGFR systematically excludes more than a third from kidney transplant listing.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Race Modifier Means Black Patients Miss Out on Kidney Transplants Race Modifier Means Black Patients Miss Out on Kidney Transplants
Data from Black patients documents that use of the race coefficient for calculating eGFR systematically excludes more than a third from kidney transplant listing.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - January 15, 2021 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

In lab study, nanoparticle shows promising results for treating severe allergies
For about 1 in 13 children in the U.S., usually harmless foodstuffs such as milk, eggs and peanuts can send the body ’s natural defenses into overdrive.Symptoms of food allergies can vary widely, but at worst, a systemwide allergic response can lead to anaphylaxis, a life-threatening condition characterized by a sudden drop in blood pressure and difficulty breathing.Although there are now some preventive measures for food-induced anaphylaxis, there are not yet any long-lasting solutions — treatments capable of locking the immune system into a state of tolerance, so that it doesn’t respond to allergens.Now...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - January 14, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Chain of transplants gives gift of life to Minnesota teacher
Nearly 100,000 Americans are on a waiting list to receive a kidney transplant. For one Minnesota woman, finding a match appeared to be hopeless. She had a 1 in 3,000 chance of finding a kidney that her body would accept. Waiting on the deceased donor list could have been a death sentence, but thanks to [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 14, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Virtual Kidney Transplant Evaluation Possible
FRIDAY, Jan. 8, 2021 -- Adoption of a virtual platform has allowed continued maintenance of a large kidney transplant program despite the inability to have in-person visits during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a study published online Dec. 21... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Family, friends and Upstate transplant staff rally to help Brewerton man receive kidney from cousin who lives in California
Money helped pay for a private plane to transport family safely to CNY. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - January 5, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

L.A. County EMS Told to Conserve Oxygen, Don ’t Transport Patients with Little Chance of Survival
New efforts to increase capacity and triage care to focus on the sickest patients Alex Wigglesworth, Rong-Gong Lin II, Soumya Karlamangla and Luke Money Los Angeles Times (MCT) LOS ANGELES — The situation in Los Angeles County hospitals is so critical that ambulance crews have been advised to try to cut back on their use of oxygen and not to bring to hospitals patients who have virtually no chance of survival. Officials now say they need to focus on patients with a greater chance of surviving. The measures were taken as circumstances were expected to become even worse in coming weeks, when patients sic...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - January 5, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Administration and Leadership News News Feed Operations Patient Care Source Type: news

L.A. County EMS Told to Conserve Oxygen, Don ’t Transport Patients with Little Chance of Survival
New efforts to increase capacity and triage care to focus on the sickest patients Alex Wigglesworth, Rong-Gong Lin II, Soumya Karlamangla and Luke Money Los Angeles Times (MCT) LOS ANGELES — The situation in Los Angeles County hospitals is so critical that ambulance crews have been advised to try to cut back on their use of oxygen and not to bring to hospitals patients who have virtually no chance of survival. Officials now say they need to focus on patients with a greater chance of surviving. The measures were taken as circumstances were expected to become even worse in coming weeks, when patients sic...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - January 5, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Administration and Leadership News News Feed Operations Patient Care Source Type: news

L.A. County EMS Told to Conserve Oxygen, Don ’t Transport Patients with Little Chance of Survival
New efforts to increase capacity and triage care to focus on the sickest patients Alex Wigglesworth, Rong-Gong Lin II, Soumya Karlamangla and Luke Money Los Angeles Times (MCT) LOS ANGELES — The situation in Los Angeles County hospitals is so critical that ambulance crews have been advised to try to cut back on their use of oxygen and not to bring to hospitals patients who have virtually no chance of survival. Officials now say they need to focus on patients with a greater chance of surviving. The measures were taken as circumstances were expected to become even worse in coming weeks, when patients sic...
Source: JEMS Latest News - January 5, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Administration and Leadership News News Feed Operations Patient Care Source Type: news

L.A. County EMS Told to Conserve Oxygen, Don ’t Transport Patients with Little Chance of Survival
New efforts to increase capacity and triage care to focus on the sickest patients Alex Wigglesworth, Rong-Gong Lin II, Soumya Karlamangla and Luke Money Los Angeles Times (MCT) LOS ANGELES — The situation in Los Angeles County hospitals is so critical that ambulance crews have been advised to try to cut back on their use of oxygen and not to bring to hospitals patients who have virtually no chance of survival. Officials now say they need to focus on patients with a greater chance of surviving. The measures were taken as circumstances were expected to become even worse in coming weeks, when patients sic...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - January 5, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Administration and Leadership News News Feed Operations Patient Care Source Type: news

L.A. County EMS Told to Conserve Oxygen, Don ’t Transport Patients with Little Chance of Survival
New efforts to increase capacity and triage care to focus on the sickest patients Alex Wigglesworth, Rong-Gong Lin II, Soumya Karlamangla and Luke Money Los Angeles Times (MCT) LOS ANGELES — The situation in Los Angeles County hospitals is so critical that ambulance crews have been advised to try to cut back on their use of oxygen and not to bring to hospitals patients who have virtually no chance of survival. Officials now say they need to focus on patients with a greater chance of surviving. The measures were taken as circumstances were expected to become even worse in coming weeks, when patients sic...
Source: JEMS Operations - January 5, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Administration and Leadership News News Feed Operations Patient Care Source Type: news

L.A. County EMS Told to Conserve Oxygen, Don ’t Transport Patients with Little Chance of Survival
New efforts to increase capacity and triage care to focus on the sickest patients Alex Wigglesworth, Rong-Gong Lin II, Soumya Karlamangla and Luke Money Los Angeles Times (MCT) LOS ANGELES — The situation in Los Angeles County hospitals is so critical that ambulance crews have been advised to try to cut back on their use of oxygen and not to bring to hospitals patients who have virtually no chance of survival. Officials now say they need to focus on patients with a greater chance of surviving. The measures were taken as circumstances were expected to become even worse in coming weeks, when patients sic...
Source: JEMS Special Topics - January 5, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: Administration and Leadership News News Feed Operations Patient Care Source Type: news

Kidney Nonprocurement in Solid Organ Donors in the U.S. Kidney Nonprocurement in Solid Organ Donors in the U.S.
What factors may account for the underutilization of kidneys from deceased solid organ donors?American Journal of Transplantation (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Transplantation Journal Article Source Type: news

How a woman ’s life was saved by a kidney donation from a stranger
When Shelly Crawford saw a news story about a woman who needed a kidney, something about it spoke to her. Crawford decided to donate one of her kidneys to anyone who needed one. It turns out Celeste Brintley was a match. Now, Brintley says her life has changed with her new kidney. Learn more about Shelly Crawford and Celeste Brintley’s kidney transplant story. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Atrium Health Source Type: news

How a woman ’s life was saved by a kidney donation from a stranger
When Shelly Crawford saw a news story about a woman who needed a kidney, something about it spoke to her. Crawford decided to donate one of her kidneys to anyone who needed one. It turns out Celeste Brintley was a match. Now, Brintley says her life has changed with her new kidney. Learn more about Shelly Crawford and Celeste Brintley’s kidney transplant story. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 1, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Atrium Health Source Type: news

Updated advice on COVID-19 vaccination in pregnancy and women who are breastfeeding, RCOG
The Government has today accepted the recommendation from the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) to authorise Oxford University/AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine for use. The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) has also published its latest advice for the priority groups to receive the Oxford University/AstraZeneca and the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccines. This includes updated advice for pregnant and breastfeeding women who meet other criteria for priority vaccination. The JCVI confirms that although the available data do not indicate any safety concern or harm to pregnancy, there is insuf...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Donor Kidney Biopsies Do Not Aid Transplant Outcome Prediction
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 30, 2020 -- Use of kidney biopsy results from deceased donor kidneys does not improve prediction of allograft survival, according to a study published online Dec. 15 in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. Peter P.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 30, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

COVID-19 Mortality in Transplant and Dialysis Patients COVID-19 Mortality in Transplant and Dialysis Patients
New data provides insight into the outcomes of kidney transplant and dialysis patients with COVID-19. Which factors may present a higher risk for mortality in these patients?Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology Journal Article Source Type: news