Renal impairment – Nursing assessments and considerations

Renal impairment is an adverse effect of certain medications, such as ketorolac. Renal impairment could be associated with fatigue, edema,

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Scientists invent kidney dialysis machine for babies and safely treat newborn with multiple organ failure in world first breakthrough

  Main Points: Italian scientists have developed a miniaturised kidney dialysis machine capable of treating the smallest babies, and have

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Children with Glomerular Kidney Disease More Likely to have Hypertension as Adults

Main Points: Chicago – Men who as children had glomerular disease, a disorder of the portion of the kidney that

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Anti-Coagulant Treatment For Atrial Fibrillation Does Not Worsen Outcomes for Patients With Kidney Disease

Main Points: Chicago – Although some research has suggested that the use of the anticoagulant warfarin for atrial fibrillation among

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ICU Patients with acute kidney injury show high mortality rates and elevated urinary protein levels at 4-year follow up

In 4 years of follow up of 1464 participants in the randomized controlled trial Randomised Evaluation of Normal vs. Augmented

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“Smart Stethoscope” to monitor kidney stone therapy

Scientists have developed “smart stethoscope” that could help to monitor the progress and effectiveness of the kidney stone therapy. This

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Kidney transplant could increase the chances of cancer; Research

Researchers have found that kidney transplant could result in increased chances of cancer. This study has been conducted by Italian

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Racial dissimilarities may affect the Kidney transplant access; Research

Researchers have found that black patients of kidney problem i.e. end stage renal disease (ESRD) had a 59% reduced rate

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Approval of new medicinal agent for kidney transplant patients

In order to prevent acute rejection in adult patients, who have had a kidney transplant, FDA approved a medicinal agent

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Research ideas about Hypertension by Faizan Malik

(Following article contains research ideas about the possible causes of Hypertension and are contributed by Faizan Malik. He is one

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