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

Serum Phosphate at Dialysis Start Tied With Mortality

Serum Phosphate at Dialysis Start Tied With Mortality

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In a Japanese study, patients with the lowest serum phosphate levels at dialysis initiation had the greatest death risk.

OAB Symptoms Eased With Intravesical Botulinum Toxin

OAB Symptoms Eased With Intravesical Botulinum Toxin

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In a small trial, patients receiving 300 U and 500 U of intravesical abobotulinumtoxin A experienced reductions in nocturia episodes at 12 and 24 weeks.

Nocturia, Overactive Bladder Improved With PTNS

Nocturia, Overactive Bladder Improved With PTNS

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In a study, percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation reduced nocturia episodes by 0.8 on average.

VDRAs Do Not Lower Cardiovascular Event Risk in HD

VDRAs Do Not Lower Cardiovascular Event Risk in HD

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Trial results do not support use of vitamin D receptor activators to prevent cardiovascular events in patients with end-stage renal disease and low intact parathyroid hormone levels.

Desmopressin Effectively Treats Nocturia in BPH

Desmopressin Effectively Treats Nocturia in BPH

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Nocturia improved 43% in patients receiving oral desmopressin alone and 64.3% in those receiving desmopressin and an alpha-blocker.

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