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Canagliflozin Reduces Cardiorenal Biomarkers in T2D

Increase in biomarkers and multimarker panel linked to increased risk for primary cardiorenal outcome

Budesonide Yields Durable Reduction in eGFR for IgA Nephropathy

Clinically relevant reduction in eGFR seen over two years with targeted release formulation of budesonide

Improved Outcomes Seen With Lower 2021 KDIGO BP Target

Risk for composite kidney outcome reduced with lower 2021 KDIGO BP target versus 2012 KDIGO target

Higher Plant Protein Intake Tied to Lower Risk for Chronic Kidney Disease

Finding persists whether kidney disease is based on diagnostic code or laboratory measurements

Promising Outcomes Seen for Living Kidney Donors With HIV

Glomerular filtration rates decreased at two to four years of follow-up for the first three living kidney donors with HIV

Voclosporin Safe, Effective for Long-Term Treatment of Lupus Nephritis

Benefits include maintenance of urine protein creatinine ratio reductions, preserved kidney function

Small Link Seen for Acute Kidney Injury, Worsening of Kidney Function in CKD

In fully adjusted models, decreases in eGFR based on serum creatinine level or cystatin C levels were small

ADA: Childhood Hyperglycemia Linked to Future Microvascular Complications

Higher HbA1c, two-hour plasma glucose linked to significantly increased risk of retinopathy in children without T2D

Modest Decrease in eGFR Linked to Increase in Adverse Outcomes

Findings in adults with no history of kidney disease; adverse outcomes were higher for those aged 18 to 39 years

Collaborative Care Cuts Fatigue, Pain in ESKD Hemodialysis Patients

Beneficial effects seen for 12 weekly sessions of cognitive behavioral therapy and/or pharmacotherapy using stepped approach