Kidney Disease

Nov 11, 2016

Approximately one in three patients with diabetes in the United States have chronic kidney disease (CKD).1 As CKD is progressive and irreversible, the goal is to slow its progression.

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Jun 21, 2013

When estimating a patient's renal function to determine an appropriate medication dose, many clinicians turn to the Cockcroft-Gault (CG) equation. But is this equation the best method to quickly assess and characterize renal function?

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Sep 29, 2011

The evidence regarding the benefits of statin therapy in patients with chronic kidney disease has been far from clear.

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