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Equation for kidney failure risk that excludes race shows better sensitivity, specificity than eGFR alone

The four-variable equation includes age, sex, estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR), and urinary albumin-creatinine ratio.
11 Jan 2022

MKSAP Quiz: Follow-up visit for chronic hypertension

A 44-year-old woman is evaluated during a follow-up visit for chronic hypertension. Over the past month, her average blood pressure measured with home blood pressure monitoring was 150/90 mm Hg. Following a physical exam and lab tests, what is the most appropriate next step in management?
11 Oct 2022


Thomas E. Andreoli, MACP.
1 May 2009

The next issue of ACP Internist is online and coming to your mailbox

The November issue of ACP Internist features stories about individualized treatment goals for diabetics, how to discuss dieting and weight management, and ways to diagnose skin and soft tissue infections.
6 Nov 2012

MKSAP Quiz: routine follow-up visit for diabetes and hyperlipidemia

A 59-year-old woman is evaluated during a routine follow-up visit. She was recently diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus and hyperlipidemia. She feels well. Medications are metformin, atorvastatin, and aspirin. Following a physical exam and lab results, what is the most appropriate diagnostic test to perform next?
11 Mar 2014

Exercise may boost kidney function in sedentary older adults

Patients randomized to a physical activity and exercise intervention had statistically significantly lower decline in estimated glomerular filtration rate over two years versus those who received health education, a recent analysis found.
10 May 2022

Guidelines on peripheral arterial ultrasound and physiologic testing

New guidelines describe the appropriate uses of arterial ultrasound and physiological testing for patients with known or suspected peripheral vascular disorders.
19 Jun 2012

Early hemodialysis initiation may be harmful to patients

Intensive statin therapy lowered risk even for low LDL patients
16 Nov 2010

Albumin-creatinine ratio in morning urine is most predictive

FDA panel divided on rosiglitazoneCoumadin samples recalledLeflunomide gets new boxed warning
20 Jul 2010


William C. Waters III, MACP.
1 May 2011

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