Abstract Roundup

March 2017: Abstract Roundup

Acute Kidney Injury  AKI Associated with Long-Term Risk for Cardiovascular Events Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 2017;28(1):377-387 In a study designed to determine whether there is an association between acute kidney injury (AKI) and long-term cardiovascular disease, Ayodele Odutayo, MD, and colleagues performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of previous cohort studies. The studies of interest included adults ... Read More »

January/February 2017: Abstract Roundup

Chronic Kidney Disease Coffee Consumption and Risk of CKD International Journal of Clinical Practice. doi: 10.1111/ijcp.12919 Researchers, led by Karn Wijarnpreecha, MD, conducted a literature search and meta-analysis to assess the association between consumption of coffee and chronic kidney disease (CKD). The literature search included MEDLINE, EMBASE, and Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews from inception to April 2016. Included studies ... Read More »