Dialysis Care in an Emergency

Preparedness for the care of dialysis patients during disasters paid off when Hurricane Harvey dropped turned Houston into lakes.

Expanded Use of Blue Light Cystoscopy

Photocure wants to expand the labeling indication to include use of the product in the outpatient setting.

AKI Follow-up Falls Short

Patients hospitalized with acute kidney injury (AKI) often fail to follow up with nephrologists after discharge, researchers reported in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN).

Variant Predicts PCa Metastasis Timing

Men on ADT for biochemical recurrent disease after primary radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer (PCa) experience more rapid development of metastasis if they have a certain variant allele, according to a new study.

Nephrology-Urology Teamwork Sensible

Notwithstanding the inherent distinctions between urology and nephrology, there are areas in which a teamwork approach can enhance patient care tremendously.

Subclinical CAC Tied to Nephrolithiasis

Nephrolithiasis is associated with coronary artery calcification (CAC) in adults without known coronary heart disease (CHD), researchers reported online ahead of print in the American Journal of Kidney Diseases.

Keeping Ahead of Hackers

The main offender behind EMR breaches is hackers. Here's how to defend your practice:

Overuse of PCa Scans Easing?

Efforts by physician groups in recent years to discourage inappropriate use of radiologic imaging for the initial staging of men with newly diagnosed low-risk disease possibly paying off.

Infective Endocarditis Rates High in ESRD

Infective endocarditis frequently occurs in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients and specific subgroups have higher risks, a new study finds.

Endoscopic Use of the Holmium Laser

This inaugural Jefferson Urology Symposium will focus on the Innovations in the Endoscopic Use of the Holmium Laser. Participants will explore the instrumentation, technique and practice guidelines of the holmium laser. Learn more.

Evaluating Practice Options

Partnering with another organization may provide multiple benefits, including support for participating in new value-based agreements, infrastructure to comply with regulations and access to the capital needed to fund technological investments and growth.

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