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January 16th 2023
The 2022 updated guidelines includes 13 recommendations and 52 practice points for clinicians caring for patients with diabetes and chronic kidney disease.
January 11th 2023
December 31st 2022
Investigators evaluated how the risk of kidney failure and death affects US veterans with chronic kidney disease (CKD) in research presented at Kidney Week 2022 ASN Annual Meeting.
In the last 20 years, most were adult studies which indicates a need for pediatric research activity, especially considering the potential that targeted therapies have for treating chronic kidney disease in children.
Investigators identified a correlation between severity of kidney-urinary tract complications and the affected protein involved with intermediate junctional epidermolysis bullosa (JEB).