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Abstract Background: Increasing number of studies have linked air pollution exposure with renal function decline and disease. However, there is a lack of data on its impact among end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) patients and its potential modifying effect from extreme heat events (EHE). Methods: Fresenius Kidney Care records from 28 selected northeastern US counties were used to...
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In both clinical care and research, genetics and genomics are no longer solely in the domain of geneticists and basic science researchers. On the clinical side, there is expanding recognition of the utility of genetic testing in patients with kidney disease and an increased ability to order it. As such, the number of patients who...
Join Dr. Peter Kotanko, MD, FASN, Head of Biomedical Evidence Generation and Renal Research Institute, and John Daugirdas, MD, FACP, FASN, Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of Illinois School of Medicine at Chicago, as they discuss aspects around dialysis patient prescription.