Pre-emptive Short-term Nicotinamide Mononucleotide Treatment in a Mouse Model of Diabetic Nephropathy

The activation of NAD+-dependent deacetylase, Sirt1, by the administration of nicotinamide mononucleotide (NMN) ameliorates various aging-related dise...

Clinical characteristics and long-term outcomes of endovascular treatment of renal artery fibromuscular dysplasia with branch lesions

Renal artery fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD) can cause arterial stenosis, dissection, and aneurysm of renal arteries. The incidence of branch FMD was hi...

Comparative Effects of Etelcalcetide and Maxacalcitol on Serum Calcification Propensity in Secondary Hyperparathyroidism

Etelcalcetide was more effective in increasing the T50 value than paricalcitol among patients on hemodialysis. The study was conducted in Japan and in...

Development and Content Validity of a Patient-Reported Experience Measure for Home Dialysis

There is no patient-reported experience measure for the assessment of the patient experience of care for peritoneal dialysis or home hemodialysis. The...

Ramipril and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients on Maintenance Hemodialysis

Ramipril did not reduce the risk of major cardiovascular events in patients on maintenance hemodialysis. The study was a prospective, randomized, open...

Effect of Aerobic Exercise on Dialysis-Related Symptoms in Individuals Undergoing Maintenance Hemodialysis

The systematic review investigated the effect of aerobic exercise on hemodialysis-related symptoms. The aerobic exercise demonstrated improvement in s...

Renovascular hypertension in pediatric patients: update on diagnosis and management

RVH is defined as elevated blood pressure caused by kidney hypoperfusion. Digital subtraction angiography is the gold standard method for the diagnosi...

Provider Perception of Frailty Is Associated with Dialysis Decision Making in Patients with Advanced CKD

Patients deemed as frail by physician and nurse frailty impressions were three to four times more likely to choose in-center dialysis. Fried criteria...