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

Acute Renal Dysfunction Linked to Sugarcane Harvesting

Acute Renal Dysfunction Linked to Sugarcane Harvesting

The association stems from performing prolonged, physically overwhelming work in an unhealthy environment.

Gout Risk Linked to Body Mass Index

Gout Risk Linked to Body Mass Index

Each 5-unit increment in BMI is associated with a 55% increased relative risk of hyperuricemia.

Initial Ultrasound Suffices for Most Emergency Kidney Stone Cases

Initial Ultrasound Suffices for Most Emergency Kidney Stone Cases

Most stones patients do not need additional imaging with computed tomography, study finds.

Early Adjuvant Radiotherapy Benefits Selected Prostate Cancer Patients

Early Adjuvant Radiotherapy Benefits Selected Prostate Cancer Patients

Radiotherapy given within 6 months of radical prostatectomy reduces cancer-specific mortality in men with highly aggressive disease.

Are statins a valid approach for preventing contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN)?

Are statins a valid approach for preventing contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN)?

Patients treated with statins have a significant 55% decreased odds of contrast-induced nephropathy.

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