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, answers our questions.
In this Diabetes Q&A, Kelley Williams, MD, and Kim A. Carmichael, MD, discuss the relationship between chronic kidney disease and diabetes, including the latest diagnostic criteria and the therapeutic role of strict glycemic control.
The researchers investigated 4-week prophylaxis combination therapy before and after kidney transplantation between donors and recipients with HCV. Lead author Christine M. Durand, MD, answered our questions about the trial.
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 are intertwined.