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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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An Inflammatory Case of Acute Kidney Injury

An Inflammatory Case of Acute Kidney Injury

A 70-year-old woman presented with acute kidney injury. She has a 10-year history of type 2 diabetes and ...

Long-Term Renal Function Following Urinary Diversion

Long-Term Renal Function Following Urinary Diversion

A 54-year-old man with muscle-invasive bladder cancer underwent cystoprostatectomy and ileal orthotopic neobladder urinary diversion.

Pathology demonstrated pT2N0M0 Stage II disease. ...

A Case of Hematuria and Flank Pain

A Case of Hematuria and Flank Pain

A 20-year-old white man presented to the emergency room with severe, left-sided, upper abdominal pain that began upon awakening two ...

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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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