Use of the monoclonal antibody was associated with a 27% lower risk of death versus chemotherapy.
Study of older hypogonadal men does not support use of TRT to improve memory, according to researchers.
Compared with control treatment, RenalGuard therapy correlated with significantly reduced CI-AKI, as well as a reduced need for renal replacement therapy.
Older men on TRT versus placebo for 1 year had improved hemoglobin levels and volumetric bone mineral density and estimated bone strength.
In a large study, testosterone replacement therapy was associated with a 33% lower risk of cardiac and stroke events among hypogonadal men.
The researchers found that patients treated with ABT had decreased progression-free survival compared with those not receiving ATB.
Patients whose surgeons have large numbers of unsolicited patient observations in the 24 months prior to the patient's operation are at increased risk of surgical and medical complications.
Finding contrasts with results of randomized clinical trials.
The researchers found that albuminuria correlated with cognitive impairment, dementia, clinical Alzheimer's disease, and vascular dementia.
A patient developed a rare and incurable fungal infection after using aerosolized marijuana and ultimately died.
The total fitness plan includes strategies to reduce sedentary time through increases in physical activity among men.
In a survey conducted between January and March 2015, PCPs were split, with approximately half having a favorable view of the law (48%) and the other half unfavorable (52%).
In a phase 2 trial, atezolizumab plus bevacizumab improved PFS versus sunitinib in patients with renal cell carcinoma expressing PD-L1.
Added progression-free survival and prolonged overall survival possible, according to investigators.
Researchers develop a model to predict which patients are more likely to harbor brain metastases at cancer diagnosis.
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