Natasha Persaud

Digital Content Editor

Natasha Persaud is the digital content editor at Renal & Urology News, a web site for urologists and nephrologists. 

Most Recent Articles by Natasha Persaud

Hyperphosphatemia May Increase In-Hospital Mortality

Hyperphosphatemia May Increase In-Hospital Mortality

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Patients with serum phosphate levels of 4.9 mg/dL or higher upon admission had the worst survival.

Blood Draw Timing May Affect Hyperphosphatemia Management

Blood Draw Timing May Affect Hyperphosphatemia Management

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Midweek serum phosphate levels can differ from levels measured after a weekend.

Non-Calcium Phosphate Binders May Reduce FGF-23

Non-Calcium Phosphate Binders May Reduce FGF-23

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Median intact FGF-23 significantly fell by 64% over 1 year of treatment with sucroferic oxyhydroxide or sevelamer.

OAB, Nocturia Linked With Higher Fall Risk

OAB, Nocturia Linked With Higher Fall Risk

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Treatment appeared to reduce fall risk among older adults.

Tamsulosin Ineffective for Small Ureteral Stones

Tamsulosin Ineffective for Small Ureteral Stones

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The passage rate for ureteral stones less than 9 mm in diameter did not differ significantly between tamsulosin and placebo recipients, study finds.

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