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Researchers observed reductions in biochemical failure and distant metastasis rates in patients who had dose-escalated radiation therapy.
VR effective for reducing pain and distress of even extremely painful procedures
Pharmacologic prophylaxis should be considered unless an absolute contraindication exists.
Among patients with short-term peripherally inserted central catheter, about 1 in 10 has a complication
Metabolic syndrome and smoking are associated with 2.5- and 1.7-fold increased odds of moderate or severe nocturia in men with BPH/LUTS.
Inverse correlation for plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration with total cancer, liver cancer
In a study, men with sleep disorders were 23% and 27% more likely to report nocturia and daytime LUTS than men without sleep disorders.
NCCN recommended 47 FDA-approved drugs for 113 indications; 39% were extra recommendations
Pregnant women with vs without a history of nephrolithiasis are more likely to experience gestational diabetes and preeclampsia.
Individuals who had a stroke or transient ischemic attack at age 60 to 64 had a 2-fold higher risk of UUI at age 68 years, a British study found.
However, mortality higher with conservative therapy in locally advanced, non-metastatic prostate cancer.
Findings from a large study of men in the United Kingdom do not support single PSA testing for population-based screening.
In a study, extremely dose-escalated radiotherapy combined with androgen deprivation therapy offered the best cancer-specific survival among men with Gleason 9-10 prostate cancer.
At baseline, women reported an average of 3.9 urgency incontinence episodes per day and 1.3 episodes of nocturia per night.
A large study of middle-aged men found that testosterone replacement therapy is associated with a small but significant decrease in cardiovascular risk and an increased risk of obstructive sleep apnea.
Overall treatment success occurred in 98.4% of patients receiving meropenem-vabobactam vs 94% for those receiving piperacillin-tazobactam.
Two-year recurrence-free survival was 100% vs 95.2% among robotic surgery and radiofrequency ablation patients, respectively.
In a 12-month study, men with prostate cancer treated with ADT reported more nocturia episodes than men with prostate cancer treated with prostatectomy alone and men with no history of cancer.
In multivariable analyses, CKD stage G3b or higher was significantly associated with worse progression-free and cancer-specific survival.
Better reimbursement at hospital outpatient depts, even though drug-level costs lower in doctor's office
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