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

Strokes Raise Death Risk in Dialysis Patients

Strokes Raise Death Risk in Dialysis Patients

The risk of dying after suffering a hemorrhagic or ischemic stroke is greatest in the first week.

Severe Adverse Technical Events Rare in Home Hemodialysis

Severe Adverse Technical Events Rare in Home Hemodialysis

Study reveals a rate of 0.038 such events per 1,000 home dialysis treatments.

How do you feel about on-call emergency department coverage?

How do you feel about on-call emergency department coverage?

The nation's community hospitals are facing increasing problems obtaining emergency on-call coverage.

Kidney Stone Treatment Success Predictors Identified

Kidney Stone Treatment Success Predictors Identified

Hounsfield units and stone size predict a patient's odds that shock wave lithotripsy will completely clear kidney or ureteral stones.

Johns Hopkins Launches First Bladder Cancer Institute

Johns Hopkins Launches First Bladder Cancer Institute

Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore on October 15 will launch the world's first institute devoted to bladder cancer.

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