Tag : Nephrology

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Experts publish Consensus Statement on management of osteoporosis in patients with CKD G4–G5D

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Patients with advanced chronic kidney disease (CKD) suffer from impaired bone quality and quantity, with a non-vertebral fracture risk which is 4-to 6-fold higher than...
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Children with Kawasaki Disease at increased risk for cardiovascular events 10 years later

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New research shows that children with Kawasaki Disease remain at an increased risk for cardiovascular events more than 10 years after hospitalization for their condition,...
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Researchers shed new light on epigenetic changes associated with ADNP syndrome

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A study led by the Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment at Mount Sinai found that two different blood epigenetic signatures associated with ADNP...
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NPHS1 is a disease-susceptibility gene for steroid-sensitive nephrotic syndrome, reveals study

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​An international research collaboration, including Professor IIJIMA Kazumoto et al. (of the Department of Pediatrics, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine) has revealed that NPHS1...
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Empagliflozin reduces CKD progression in type 2 diabetics with cardiovascular disease

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Empagliflozin (EMPA), a selective inhibitor of sodium/glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2 inhibitors, “gliflozines”), reduces CKD progression in type 2 diabetics (T2D) with cardiovascular disease, presumably by...
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European database investigates COVID-19 outcomes in patients with kidney failure

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Experience throughout the world, including in Europe, shows that advanced age is the most important risk factor for death in COVID-19: people aged over 70...
Gastroenterology

Behavioral therapy assisted by a smartphone app helps patients with binge eating disorders

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Behavioral therapy assisted by a smartphone app, delivered via telemedicine by a health coach, was an effective treatment for several symptoms of binge eating disorders,...
Gastroenterology

Mount Sinai cardiologists share tips to prevent and lower risk of cardiac events

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Heart disease is the leading cause of death among both men and women in the United States, but according to the American Heart Association, it...
Gastroenterology

Mount Sinai surgeons perform first-ever spinal tethering surgery in New York City

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Mount Sinai surgeons have performed the first-ever spinal tethering surgery in New York City to correct idiopathic scoliosis-;a sideways curvature in the spine-;in children and...

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