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

Osteoporosis in ESRD Patients Ups Cardiovascular Risks

Osteoporosis in ESRD Patients Ups Cardiovascular Risks

Osteoporosis is significantly associated with an elevated likelihood of coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, and stroke.

Researchers: Consider cT2c Prostate Cancer Intermediate Risk

Researchers: Consider cT2c Prostate Cancer Intermediate Risk

Patients with these tumors should be counseled appropriately and offered treatment options for intermediate-risk disease.

Impaired Renal Function Linked to Higher Uric Acid Levels

Impaired Renal Function Linked to Higher Uric Acid Levels

Even levels in the normal range can be associated with an increased risk of renal insufficiency.

Strict Blood Pressure Control Cuts Death Risk After ESRD Onset

Strict Blood Pressure Control Cuts Death Risk After ESRD Onset

This intervention in patients with chronic kidney disease reduced by 28% their risk of death after progressing to end-stage renal disease.

Home Hemodialysis Patients Take Fewer Pills

Home Hemodialysis Patients Take Fewer Pills

Pill burden found to be significantly less when compared with patients receiving in-center hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis.

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