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New Link Between Exercise, PCa Found in Blood Vessels

New Link Between Exercise, PCa Found in Blood Vessels

Researchers found that PCa patients who walked at a faster pace were more likely to have healthier blood vessels.

Melatonin Levels Affect Prostate Cancer Risk

Melatonin Levels Affect Prostate Cancer Risk

Researchers conducted a study in Iceland that found an association between prostate cancer risk and quality of sleep.

Geographic Differences for Children on Donor Waitlist

Geographic Differences for Children on Donor Waitlist

A new study is suggesting there is substantial geographic variation in deceased donor kidney waiting times.

New Tool Predicts Prostate Cancer Overdiagnosis

New Tool Predicts Prostate Cancer Overdiagnosis

Researchers have developed a personalized tool that can predict the likelihood of prostate cancer overdiagnosis.

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Bacillus Calmette-Guerin: Inequalities in Efficacy and Availability

Bacillus Calmette-Guerin: Inequalities in Efficacy and Availability

A 75-year-old man with significant coronary artery disease and renal insufficiency presented with painless gross hematuria and underwent a transurethral ...

Rising Creatinine After Renal Transplantation

Rising Creatinine After Renal Transplantation

A Caucasian woman in her 20s was admitted for acute kidney injury. She had a living-related renal transplant from her ...

Risk of Urine Leak After Nephron-Sparing Surgery

Risk of Urine Leak After Nephron-Sparing Surgery

A 66-year-old man with an incidentally discovered 4.5 cm renal mass with RENAL Nephrometry Score of 2+2+3+p+3=10p underwent a left ...

Point & Counterpoint

Should ED patients be screened for CVD?

Yes
No
 Allen Seftel, MD  Serge Carrier, MD
Allen Seftel, MD

Cooper University

Serge Carrier, MD

McGill University

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Indwelling Stents for Chronic Urinary Obstruction

Indwelling Stents for Chronic Urinary Obstruction

While a perfect stent has not been designed, they are indispensible devices that are used everyday in our field.

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