Natasha Persaud

Digital Content Editor

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

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Transplanting Diabetic Kidneys Better Than Remaining on Waitlist

Transplanting Diabetic Kidneys Better Than Remaining on Waitlist

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Overall, recipients of diabetic donor kidneys had a 9% lower chance of dying compared with remaining on the waitlist.

Residual Kidney Function Predicts Mortality in CKD-MBD

Residual Kidney Function Predicts Mortality in CKD-MBD

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In a study of hemodialysis patients, mortality risk increased along with phosphorus level, particularly among patients with higher residual renal urea clearance.

Pure Bladder Cancer Variants Linked to Worse Survival After RC

Pure Bladder Cancer Variants Linked to Worse Survival After RC

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Patients with a pure variant had significantly lower survival odds than those with pure urothelial carcinoma over a median 6.5 years of follow up.

Real-World mUCB Patient Survival Worse Than in Clinical Trials

Real-World mUCB Patient Survival Worse Than in Clinical Trials

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Just 1 in 4 patients diagnosed with metastatic urothelial carcinoma of the bladder survive for a year, according to US national registry data.

Robot-assisted Radical Cystectomy on the Rise

Robot-assisted Radical Cystectomy on the Rise

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By 2014 to 2015, 1 in 3 bladder cancer surgical procedures performed in the United States were robot-assisted.

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