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

CKD Progression After Acute Kidney Injury Characterized

CKD Progression After Acute Kidney Injury Characterized

Male gender, diabetes, and renal function decline at 90 days implicated as risk factors; patients rarely progress to end-stage renal disease.

Fluid Overload at RRT Initiation Ups AKI Patients' Long-Term Mortality

Fluid Overload at RRT Initiation Ups AKI Patients' Long-Term Mortality

Japanese study demonstrates a 2-fold increased risk of death from any cause.

Hyperkalemia More Likely in Sicker Elderly Patients

Hyperkalemia More Likely in Sicker Elderly Patients

As elderly patients age, the number of drugs they take that may cause hyperkalemia increases.

High Uric Acid Increases Risk of Non-Fatal Stroke in CKD Patients

High Uric Acid Increases Risk of Non-Fatal Stroke in CKD Patients

Odds of non-fatal stroke are 49% higher in patients in the fourth quartile of uric acid level versus those in the second quartile.

Novel SHPT Drug Is Safe, Efficacious Long Term

Novel SHPT Drug Is Safe, Efficacious Long Term

No new safety concerns observed in a 52-week extension trial of etelcalcetide in hemodialysis with secondary hyperparathyroidism.

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