CME articles from Renal & Urology News


Renal & Urology News, a monthly publication that reports on clinical news for both nephrologists and urologists, delivers high-quality CME articles with each monthly issue. See below for a list of CME articles from Renal & Urology News available on myCME.com. Click here to visit the Renal & Urology News Web site.





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Tight Hypertension Control Does Not Lower Pregnancy Complication Risk

Tight and less-tight BP control resulted in similar rates of pregnancy loss, high-level neonatal care, or overall maternal complications.

Erectile Dysfunction Drugs May Worsen Prostate Cancer Surgery Outcomes

Men who take phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors after radical prostatectomy are more likely to experience biochemical recurrence of disease.

Updated Hypertension Guidelines Could Save 13,000 Lives Yearly

The 2014 recommendations also could prevent an estimated 56,000 cardiovascular events annually and save costs.

Early Death in Dialysis Patients Linked to High Calcium, Phosphorus

Investigators found that dialysis patients with serum calcium levels of 10.2 mg/dL or greater had increased risks of premature death.

Post-RARP Potency, Continence Return Faster with Amniotic Nerve Wrap

In patients who received the graft, average return to continence and potency was 1.21 months and 1.34 months, respectively.