Chronic Kidney Disease

Chronic Kidney Disease News


Chronic Kidney Disease Perspective

  • Diabetes and Progression of CKD: Does Race Matter? Dr Bansal reviews a study that examined the incidence and progression of kidney disease in black versus white individuals with type 2 diabetes; it shines a light on racial disparities in access to care.
  • Dialysis Use and Mortality in Medicare Versus Veterans Affairs Dr Bansal reviews a study comparing initiation of dialysis and mortality among older veterans with incident kidney failure who received care from Medicare versus the Department of Veterans Affairs.