For patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and a first non-tumor necrosis factor inhibitor (TNFi) failure, treatment with tocilizumab seems more efficacious than abatacept or rituximab
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For patients with type 2 diabetes, intensive glucose control has long-term benefits for preventing end-stage kidney disease (ESKD), according to a study published online March 22 in Diabetes Care.
Regular coffee consumption seems to delay disease progression in alcoholic liver disease (ALD) and primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) patients with end-stage liver disease (ESLD) and increase long-term survival following liver transplantation, according to a study published online in the Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.
Screening not linked to improved patient survival after transplant; may delay time to listing, transplant
For patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD), daily cocoa flavanol (CF) ingestion alleviates acute and chronic hemodialysis (HD)-induced vascular dysfunction, according to a study published online in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.
Few new end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients are referred for kidney transplant evaluation within one year of starting treatment, although referral practices vary considerably.
Minority race/ethnicity and lack of private insurance associated with inadequate care in U.S.
A recent study examines the benefits and harms of vitamin B therapy in patients with diabetic kidney disease.
For patients with suspected infection or inflammation, C-reactive protein (CRP)/erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) disagreement can be common.
Renin-angiotensin system (RAS) inhibitors including angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs) are widely prescribed to patients, but how does their safety and efficacy compare to other antihypertensive drug classes?