health care trends
health care trends
02/22/2022
In a recent study, researchers examined how chronic kidney disease care differed among patients of different races and ethnicities. Lead study author Chi Chu, MD, MAS, answered our questions on his team’s...
02/22/2022
Diagnosis
Diagnosis
11/26/2021
In this Q&A, Ping Liu, PhD, and Pietro Ravani, MD, PhD, answer our questions about the diagnosis and management of chronic kidney disease and discuss how the current definition of CKD does not consider...
11/26/2021
Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral Artery Disease
10/06/2021
New research sheds light on a novel biomarker that may accurately predict new-onset peripheral arterial disease in patients with mild to moderate chronic kidney disease. Researcher Scott E. Janus, MD,...
10/06/2021
Fractures
Fractures
12/11/2019
Endocrinology Consultant spoke with Karen Hansen, MD, whose study suggests that parathyroid hormone may be an independent predictor of fractures, vascular events, and mortality in some patients with chronic...
12/11/2019
Chronic Kidney Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease
11/25/2019
Dr Matera explains the importance of treating hyperkalemia – a common occurrence in patients with chronic kidney disease – in the context of comorbid cardiometabolic disease.
11/25/2019
Chronic Kidney Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease
09/23/2019
Dr Matera discusses common concerns and questions patients with chronic kidney disease ask their physicians, as well as the importance of collaboration between nephrologists and primary care physicians in...
09/23/2019
Kidney Disease
Kidney Disease
05/11/2018
A new study explored preimplantation genetic diagnosis counseling in patients with ADPKD. Lead author Dr Neera K Dahl answered a few of our questions.
05/11/2018
Cardiometabolic risk
Cardiometabolic risk
04/27/2018
Diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and kidney disease are leading causes of death in the United States, but what else do they have in common? In this Q&A, Dr Thomas Zelniker explains how these 3 diseases...
04/27/2018
Cardiometabolic risk
Cardiometabolic risk
10/19/2017
Consultant360 spoke with Dr James J Matera will present on the interaction between chronic kidney disease and the risk for cardiovascular disease, and how practitioners should monitor cardiovascular risk in...
10/19/2017