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 website.





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Study Challenges Obesity-Chronic Kidney Disease Link

After adjusting for potential confounders and mediators, a large cross-sectional study found no association between obesity and CKD prevalence.

ESA Doses Lower Among Dialysis Patients at Higher Elevations

Investigators find that the normalized mean ESA dose decreases as patients' elevation of residence increases.

Hyperkalemia Less Common Among Blacks

The association between potassium levels and mortality, however, was similar among races.

Albuminuria Ups Death Risk Despite Normal Renal Function

Albuminuria increases death risk 2-fold among individuals with an estimated glomerular filtration rate of 60 mL/min/1.73 m2 or higher.

New Bladder Cancer Guidelines Released

Recommendations for diagnosing and managing non-muscle invasive bladder cancer promise to allow for more individualized patient care.