Researchers have created an experimental device that, instead of inhibiting inflammatory proteins in COVID-19 patients, changes the phenotype of circulating white blood cells, helping wean two patients off ECMO.
Chronic Kidney Disease
Pediatric hospitalizations for chronically ill children with kidney disease were associated with longer hospital stays, higher costs and a higher risk of mortality compared to other chronic illnesses
A new study assesses the impact of bariatric surgery on patients with end stage kidney disease.
A team of researchers conduct a meta-analysis of studies to assess the safety of a commonly used contrast agent for patients with chronic kidney disease.
An international study identifies inherited factors that may increase a child’s risk for developing nephrotic syndrome — and could also help target better care.