Recent Medical press releases & news

[PRESSWIRE] ITALY - 15 October, 2019 -- The 18th Congress of the International Pediatric Nephrology Association (IPNA) will take place in Venice, Italy, from 17-21 October 2019. IPNA’s vision is to achieve optimal care for all children with kidney disease all over the world through advocacy, education, and training in developed countries as well as in under-resourced regions. By means of the Congress and various educational programs, IPNA disseminates knowledge in order to improve the situation of more than 23,000 children on chronic renal replacement therapy.

 [PRESSWIRE] LONDON, July 29, 2019 -- In 2018, the urology devices market is estimated at $6.9bn and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.1% from 2018 to 2029. The urinary incontinence market dominated the market in 2018 and accounted for 33.8% of the urology devices market.

[PRESSWIRE] London - 09 July 2019 -- The exclusion of patients with kidney diseases from clinical trials remains an unsolved problem that hinders optimal care of these patients. Over 850 million people suffer from kidney diseases worldwide, a number which signifies epidemic proportions, yet these patients are still ignored by investigators and initiators of clinical trials in all medical fields – and are thus excluded from clinical trials. ASN, ERA-EDTA and ISN, collaboratively aim to bring about a paradigm change in medical research and have launched an information campaign to that end.

 [PRESSWIRE] SEATTLE, June 19, 2019 -- Bardy Diagnostics, Inc., ("BardyDx"), a leading provider of ambulatory cardiac monitoring technologies and custom data solutions, announced that MedTech Innovator, the premier nonprofit startup accelerator in the medical technology industry, has selected BardyDx to participate in the organization's 2019 Showcase program, featuring the most promising medical technologies from around the globe.

[PRESSWIRE] Budapest - June 14, 2019 -- In the CARMELINA trial nearly 10% of all patients with diabetes had nephrotic-range proteinuria at baseline. This was associated with a high incidence of cardiovascular/kidney disease but this secondary disease burden could not be lowered by linagliptin.

[PRESSWIRE] Budapest, June 14, 2019 - As chronic kidney disease (CKD) progresses, the kidneys become less able to maintain a healthy balance of acids in the body, a condition known as metabolic acidosis.

[PRESSWIRE] Budapest - June 14, 2019 -- Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a common complication after cardiac surgery. The severity fluctuates from subclinical AKI, an increase in biochemical markers of kidney injury, to severe AKI requiring renal replacement therapy with dialysis.

[PRESSWIRE] Budapest - June 14, 2019 -- Kidney transplantation is the treatment of choice for most people with kidney failure, as it will improve their survival while increasing their quality of life compared to remaining on dialysis.

[PRESSWIRE] Budapest - June 14, 2019 -- 26% of patients had been employed 6 months prior to dialysis initiation – but this dropped to 15% when dialysis treatment was initiated.

[PRESSWIRE] Budapest - June 14, 2019 -- Epidemiological and clinical research and public policy in Europe are generally considered to be comprehensive and successful – and the European Renal Association-European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA) is playing a key role in the field of nephrology research.