Commentary

The Rapidly Evolving Landscape for mRCC

The Rapidly Evolving Landscape for mRCC

Incredible progress is being made in kidney cancer treatment.

Is ESCO the Future of Dialysis Care?

Is ESCO the Future of Dialysis Care?

ESCOs are accountable for clinical quality outcomes and financial outcomes.

The Growing Challenge of Advanced Prostate Cancer Clinics

The Growing Challenge of Advanced Prostate Cancer Clinics

With an ever-expanding array of options for treating advanced prostate cancer, it is important to remain focused on the best treatment path for each patient.

Rising China and Modern Medicine for Over 1 Billion

Rising China and Modern Medicine for Over 1 Billion

Longer Dialysis Time and Patient Suffering

Longer Dialysis Time and Patient Suffering

CMS also has upcoming plans to impose fiscal penalties related to dialysis treatment.

Prostate Cancer Survival Metrics: A New Standard?

Prostate Cancer Survival Metrics: A New Standard?

Effective clinical trial design and ultimately drug approval require careful consideration of the endpoints selected.

Guidelines Disconnect: Patients' Voice Absent

Guidelines Disconnect: Patients' Voice Absent

Patient-centeredness should become a core component of clinical practice guidelines, according to Dr Kalantar-Zadeh.

The Adrenal Gland: The Forgotten Urologic Organ

The Adrenal Gland: The Forgotten Urologic Organ

Enhanced Cystoscopy Improves the Care of Bladder Cancer Patients

Enhanced Cystoscopy Improves the Care of Bladder Cancer Patients

The guidelines state that clinicians should offer blue light cystoscopy, if available, as an adjunct to traditional white light cystoscopy (WLC) to increase tumor detection and decrease recurrence.

New AUA Guidelines Promise Better Care

New AUA Guidelines Promise Better Care

To avoid CKD, the guidelines now provide detailed review of the risk/benefit profile comparing partial to radical nephrectomy.

What Not to Eat After Nephrectomy

What Not to Eat After Nephrectomy

Both urologists and nephrologists provide follow-up and continuity of care to patients after cancer nephrectomy.

MRIs for Patients With Pacemakers

MRIs for Patients With Pacemakers

Data from MagnaSafe suggest that MRIs for patients with pacemakers/ICDs can be performed safely.

Nephrology in Crisis: Trainees in Short Supply

Nephrology in Crisis: Trainees in Short Supply

Efforts should be directed at making nephrology more appealing to recruit more trainees.

RCC Adjuvant Therapy: Calculating Value

RCC Adjuvant Therapy: Calculating Value

Adjuvant treatments for RCC must be prioritized by physicians because ultimately value is determined by how medicine is practiced.

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