Jody A. Charnow, Editor

Jody A. Charnow, Editor

Jody Charnow is the editor of Renal and Urology News.

Most Recent Articles by Jody A. Charnow, Editor

Prostate Cancer ADT Ups Osteoporotic Fracture Risk

Prostate Cancer ADT Ups Osteoporotic Fracture Risk

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Among prostate cancer patients, androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) recipients are 34% more likely to experience any osteoporotic fracture than those who do not receive ADT.

Treating Bladder Cancer Ups Survival in Sicker Older Patients

Treating Bladder Cancer Ups Survival in Sicker Older Patients

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Older patients benefit from treatment of superficial bladder cancer even if they have multiple chronic conditions, a new study suggests.

Payment Reform Urged To Encourage Chronic Kidney Disease Care

Payment Reform Urged To Encourage Chronic Kidney Disease Care

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Authors of a recent editorial contend that federal reimbursement polices discourage delivery of the complex care needed by patients with chronic kidney disease who are not on dialysis.

Bladder Cancer Risk Higher With Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer

Bladder Cancer Risk Higher With Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer

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In a recently published study, external beam radiation therapy for localized prostate cancer was associated with a 35% increased risk of bladder cancer compared with radical prostatectomy.

Erectile Dysfunction More Common Among Male Childhood Cancer Survivors

Erectile Dysfunction More Common Among Male Childhood Cancer Survivors

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New study reveals a 29% prevalence of erectile dysfunction, a proportion higher than that of the general population.

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