UROLOGY/NEPHROLOGY

September 16, 2016

The Management of Urinary Incontinence

Overall goals of therapy in women include a reduction in urine leakage and the prevention of complications.
September 16, 2016

New Approaches in Managing Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome

The American Urological Association guideline recommends a stepwise approach in the selection of treatment options for IC/BPS.

August 18, 2016

Diabetes Insipidus

Diabetes insipidus is a condition with the hallmark symptoms of intense thirst and excessive urination.
August 18, 2016

Guidelines for the Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Management strategies for this common urologic disorder include lifestyle modifications, pharmacotherapy, phytotherapy, and surgery.

August 18, 2016

Urine Drug Screening: Minimizing False-Positives and False-Negatives to Optimize Patient Care

Pharmacists can help select appropriate drug therapies that are less likely to cause false readings.

August 18, 2016

Immunotherapy in Prostate Cancer

These therapies initiate an immune response that can kill tumor cells for an extended time after administration of conventional treatment.
August 18, 2016

OTC Analgesic Use in Older Adults: Keeping Kidneys Healthy

Safe use of OTC pain relievers in seniors is an important step in keeping kidneys healthy and reducing the risk of acute kidney injury.
August 18, 2016

Sifting Through Dialysis Risks and Benefits

Hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis remove waste and excess water from the blood to enhance a kidney patient’s quality of life.