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Bisphosphonate safety and efficacy in chronic kidney disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23018824     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A new population-based study of elderly patients hospitalized for a fracture and treated with an oral bisphosphonate finds no increased risk of acute kidney injury. The safety and efficacy of bisphosphonates may be different in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). The effects on vascular calcifications need further study, because low bone turnover might exacerbate vascular calcifications in patients with CKD. Even if bisphosphonates prove safe, their efficacy in this population is uncertain.
Authors:
Susan M Ott
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Kidney international     Volume:  82     ISSN:  1523-1755     ISO Abbreviation:  Kidney Int.     Publication Date:  2012 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-09-28     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0323470     Medline TA:  Kidney Int     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  833-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA.
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