Study: 7.4% of renal disease hospitalizations can be attributed to increase in temperature

By | November 1, 2021
Today the world’s largest study of the impact of temperature changes and kidney disease reveals that 7.4 per cent of all hospitalizations for renal disease can be attributed to an increase in temperature. In Brazil – where the study was focused – this equated to more than 202,000 cases of kidney disease from 2000-2015.