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

ALP Predicts Mortality in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients With CKD-MBD

ALP Predicts Mortality in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients With CKD-MBD

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Alkaline phosphatase was more strongly linked to mortality compared with other biomarkers of chronic kidney disease-mineral and bone disorder.

PTH-Suppressive Vitamin D Dose in Obese Patients ID'd

PTH-Suppressive Vitamin D Dose in Obese Patients ID'd

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Study suggests the lowest dose of vitamin D3 supplements needed to suppress parathyroid hormone in overweight and obese adults is 1000 IU daily.

Adverse Effects of Treatment for Localized PCa Clarified

Adverse Effects of Treatment for Localized PCa Clarified

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Findings from 2 new studies could enable more informed patient counseling about choice of therapy.

Nerve-sparing RP May Not Raise Positive Margin Risk

Nerve-sparing RP May Not Raise Positive Margin Risk

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Researchers found no evidence of worse cancer outcomes with nerve-sparing surgery.

Creatinine Rise After RAS Blockade May Up Cardiorenal Risks

Creatinine Rise After RAS Blockade May Up Cardiorenal Risks

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Study documents higher risks even when creatinine increases are less than 30%, the guideline-recommended threshold for stopping treatment.

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