Commentary

The New mCRPC Drugs: Clinical Practice Trends and Directions

The New mCRPC Drugs: Clinical Practice Trends and Directions

Renal & Urology News spoke with two researchers who have been involved in studies of these agents: E. David Crawford, MD, and Tomasz M. Beer, MD.

What Not to Eat After Nephrectomy

What Not to Eat After Nephrectomy

Both urologists and nephrologists provide follow-up and continuity of care to patients after cancer nephrectomy.

RCC Adjuvant Therapy: Calculating Value

RCC Adjuvant Therapy: Calculating Value

Adjuvant treatments for RCC must be prioritized by physicians because ultimately value is determined by how medicine is practiced.

Progress to More Nuanced Medicine

Progress to More Nuanced Medicine

Medicine is making progress to refine patient care.

Medical Advancements Versus the Status Quo

Medical Advancements Versus the Status Quo

Medical research inherently seeks to improve approaches to clinical care.

Later HD, Less HD, No HD: A New Paradigm?

Later HD, Less HD, No HD: A New Paradigm?

Recent studies have cast doubt on the universal superiority of the conventional approach to dialysis.

Clinical Trials in Surgery: A New Paradigm

Clinical Trials in Surgery: A New Paradigm

Randomized clinical trials are often considered the highest level on which medical care should be based.

The Looming Battle for ESRD Fountains

The Looming Battle for ESRD Fountains

As the rate of acceleration in ESRD incidence decline, physicians should expect heightened battles for the ESRD fountains.

The Psychological Impact of Prostate Cancer

The Psychological Impact of Prostate Cancer

Patients diagnosed with prostate cancer often struggle with their diagnosis.

The Promise of the New Hyperkalemia Drugs

The Promise of the New Hyperkalemia Drugs

Renal & Urology News interviewed Matthew R. Weir, MD, director of the division of nephrology and professor of medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore.

Artificial Kidney Technology Moves Forward

Artificial Kidney Technology Moves Forward

If ESRD patients face increasing difficulty getting a kidney transplant in coming years, they may see an artificial kidney as the next best alternative.

Recent Developments in Prostate Cancer Management

Recent Developments in Prostate Cancer Management

Additional novel medical therapies to treat prostate cancer and earlier use of the existing medical therapies are the future of prostate cancer management.

Important Prostate Cancer Advances of the Last 10 Years

Important Prostate Cancer Advances of the Last 10 Years

Advances in prostate cancer screening, management and therapeutics have vastly improved patient care.

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