Jody A. Charnow, Editor

Jody A. Charnow, Editor

Jody Charnow is the editor of Renal and Urology News.

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Recommendations Issued for Tolvaptan Use in ADPKD

Recommendations Issued for Tolvaptan Use in ADPKD

ERA-EDTA offers guidance on selecting patients for treatment, when to start the drug, dosing strategies, and other aspects of care.

Statin Use May Raise Kidney Disease Risk

Statin Use May Raise Kidney Disease Risk

Statin users had 30% increased odds of acute kidney injury and 36% increased odds of chronic kidney disease compared with non-users.

Study Supports Use of SWL for Moderate-Sized Stones

Study Supports Use of SWL for Moderate-Sized Stones

SWL treatment success rate was 70.4% and 53.1% for stones less than 15 mm and 15 mm or larger, respectively.

Polycystic Kidney Disease Raises Atrial Fibrillation Risk

Polycystic Kidney Disease Raises Atrial Fibrillation Risk

In a study, the arrhythmia was 31% more likely to occur in PKD patients than non-PKD control patients.

Using Telemedicine for Patient Encounters: One Urologist's Experience

Using Telemedicine for Patient Encounters: One Urologist's Experience

Patients can be spared having to take off work and travel long distances for routine visits that do not require physical contact.

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