Restricting Dietary Protein and Phosphorus May Improve CKD-MBD
Mon, 05 Oct 2015 17:30:00 GMT
Very low protein intake was not superior to traditional low protein diets, however.

Risk Factors for Aminoglycoside-Induced AKI Identified
Mon, 05 Oct 2015 12:00:00 GMT
These factors include a history of heart failure, which was associated with 3-fold increased odds of acute kidney injury.

Botox Effectively Treats New OAB After Incontinence Surgery
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 15:58:31 GMT
A high cure rate was observed in women with de novo OAB symptoms following transobturator tape surgery.

Pre-Dialysis Sodium Abnormalities Increase Mortality Risk
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 11:30:00 GMT
Both hypo- and hypernatremia in hemodialysis patients increase their risk of death.

Medical Nutrition Therapy Slows Time to Dialysis
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 16:49:17 GMT
CKD patients who did not participate in medical nutrition therapy were 3 times more likely to start dialysis than those who did.

Spironolactone Add-On Therapy Superior for Resistant Hypertension
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 17:03:42 GMT
The drug was more effective at lowering blood pressure than placebo, doxazosin, and bisoprolol.

Interferon + BCG May Be an Alternative to Radical Cystectomy
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 12:00:00 GMT
In a small study, 56% of NMIBC patients who received the dual regimen after failing treatment with BCG alone were tumor free.

Radium-223 Safety, Tolerability Confirmed in mCRPC Patients
Tue, 29 Sep 2015 14:18:17 GMT
In studies, subsequent use of chemotherapy and concomitant use of abiraterone or enzalutamide did not raise any new safety concerns.

PCa Diagnoses Fall in Wake of USPSTF Screening Recommendation
Tue, 29 Sep 2015 13:30:00 GMT
A year after the federal task force came out against routine PSA screening, diagnoses of low-risk PCa decreased by 38% and continued to fall.

Mutation Predicts Worse Prostate Cancer Chemotherapy Outcomes
Tue, 29 Sep 2015 12:00:00 GMT
TMPRSS2-ERG in peripheral blood mononuclear cells is linked to greater progression risk in men with metastatic CRPC treated with docetaxel.

Avycaz (ceftazidime-avibactam)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For treatment of complicated intra-abdominal infections and urinary tract infections.

ENVARSUS XR (tacrolimus extended-release tablets)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For the prophylaxis of organ rejection

Fosfomycin An Option for Prostatitis
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Oral fosfomycin may be a viable alternative to fluoroquinolones for treating chronic bacterial prostatitis.

Groups Reject FDA's Testosterone Therapy Position
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Two endocrinologist societies recommend that the decision to prescribe testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) to hypogonadal men should be guided by signs and symptoms and testosterone levels.

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Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
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Nivolumab, Cabozantinib Improve Kidney Cancer Outcomes
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
It reduces dose requirements and lowers the risk of death and hospitalization for cardiovascular complications compared with IV administration.

PCa Surgery, Radiotherapy Offer Similar Survival
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Radical prostatectomy and radiation therapy are associated with similar overall survival among men with localized prostate cancer, but progression-free survival rates are better with radiation therapy.

Prestalia (perindopril arginine and amlodipine)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For hypertension.

Prostate Cancer Advances of the Decade
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
It's Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. Which advances in prostate cancer have vastly improved patient care? Tell us your thoughts!

Quiz: Synchronous Multifocal Renal Masses
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT

RUN Social Media Survey
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Tell us about your social media habits for a chance to win a free gift card.

September Cartoons
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT

Top Prostate Cancer Developments
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT

TRIFERIC (ferric pyrophosphate citrate) solution
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For iron replacement in adults with chronic kidney disease on hemodialysis.

Turning Physicians into Effective Leaders
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
To be a good manager, many physicians need to learn how to be humble, a better communicator, and a good listener.

Unraveling the HIPAA Risk Assessment
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT

What's New in Prostate Cancer Management
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Dr. Penson shares his views about key recent developments for PCa Awareness Month.

ZERBAXA (ceftolozane and tazobactam)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For complicated UTIs, including pyelonephritis, and intra-abdominal infections.