Performance in adolescents of the two Japanese serum creatinine based estimated glomerular filtration rate equations, for adults and paediatric patients: A study of the Japan Renal Biopsy Registry and Japan Kidney Disease Registry from 2007 to 2013
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Thiazide-associated hyponatremia, report of the hyponatremia registry: An observational multicenter international study
American Journal of Nephrology
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The clinical and pathological characteristics of nephropathies in connective tissue diseases in the Japan Renal Biopsy Registry
Clinical and Experimental Nephrology
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Vascular access conversion and patient outcome after hemodialysis initiation with a nonfunctional arteriovenous access: A prospective registry-based study
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Vascular access registry of Serbia: A 4-year experience
International Urology and Nephrology
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State-based analysis: Shoulder arthroplasty being used more frequently among patients with OA
Among a 7-million participant California-based analysis from 2005 to 2013, shoulder arthroplasty became used at a greater frequency for all patients, including those with...
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Factors influencing withdrawal from dialysis: A national registry study
Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation
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Incidence and characteristics of chronic renal replacement therapy in patients with cancer: Data from kidney and cancer registries in Basse-Normandie
Journal of Nephrology
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Partnering With Patients To Find Cures
When national Lung Cancer Awareness Month arrives each November, I sometimes get the blues. I look at the numbers and see tens of thousands of Americans still dying from the...
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Lupus did not increase risk for adverse events in first 6 months after knee arthroplasty
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Prostate Cancer Risk in Black Men Higher Than Others
The incidence of prostate cancer is 60 percent higher in black men and the severity of disease progression is faster than other ethnic groups.
This Is What Your Teeth Can Reveal About Your Overall Health
The dentist may not be your favorite appointment, but it's a necessity. Good oral hygiene saves you from more than just tooth decay, cavities and bad breath. It is critically...
Prostate Cancer Is Deadlier In Black Men-So What Does That Mean For Screening?
Photograph by Getty Images Experts weigh in on whether the national recommendations should be tweaked For years, experts have flip-flopped over whether doctors should...
Cataract, glaucoma surgery in uveitis patients present added challenges
Reviewed by Debra A. Goldstein, MD, FRSC Cataract surgery in patients with coexisting uveitis is more challenging than managing either condition alone. Surgeons must answer a...
Corrupt medical industry now recommending the very same PSA prostate cancer...
Sorry, we were wrong, but we still don't know what is right. That's the gist of the new U.S. Preventive Services Task Force advice regarding prostate cancer. Perhaps you...
Menopause products that actually work
GP and menopause expert Louise Newson recommends Silentnight pillows to help women sleep. Menopausal symptoms can include night sweats, hot flushes and itchy skin.
FLACS offers enhanced surgical precision, patient safety, reliability
By A. James Khodabakhsh, MD, Special to Ophthalmology Times Femtosecond laser assisted cataract surgery offers surgeons a reproducible, noninvasive technique to replace the...
Case of profound posterior pressure
Reviewed by James Lehmann, MD While participating in an ORBIS Flying Eye Hospital program in Trujillo, Peru, and operating on an elderly patient with a dense cataract under...
Toric IOL's transitional conic design enhances tolerance to misalignment
Reviewed by José L Güell, MD A new aberration-free, transitional conic toric IOL with good rotational stability and tolerance to misalignment is providing excellent visual and...
Low levels of NPTX2 protein in the brain may lead to learning and memory...
Working with human brain tissue samples and genetically engineered mice, Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers together with colleagues at the National Institutes of Health, the...