Nephrology

The use of a race coefficient in the equation to test kidney function traces back to an old study that had serious limitations.

By uclahealth • September 20, 2022

Marc Coronel just needed the right doctor in his corner. Dr. Anjay Rastogi came along just in time.

By Chayil Champion • July 13, 2022

‘I knew that if it was me, if I was a match, I was going to do it,’ says Yadira Ortega

By uclahealth • May 16, 2022

Kidneys are vital to good bone health. Because the bones of children are growing and developing, chronic kidney disease is especially serious

By uclahealth • May 11, 2022

Former gang member turned TV news producer could have a transplant within a year

By uclahealth • March 4, 2022

Never mind the fad diets, it really just comes down to what you eat and drink regularly, says a team of UCLA Health scientists

By uclahealth • January 5, 2022

‘Ours is the only project that simulates the essential functions of the kidney in one device,’ says Dr. Ira Kurtz, chief of the UCLA Health Division of Nephrology

By uclahealth • November 15, 2021

Adopt new strategies to combat hypertension

By Chayil Champion • October 13, 2021

Voucher program established at UCLA Health has spread to 78 transplant centers nationwide

By Sandy Cohen • July 2, 2021

UCLA Health’s Dr. Ira Kurtz and collaborators are nearing the finish line in development of the groundbreaking device

By uclahealth • January 29, 2021