Some patients with high-risk upper tract urothelial carcinoma experience pathologic downstaging following preoperative chemotherapy.
No real benefit seen for adults ≥80 years with lower cognitive function.
Investigators at UCSD sought to create a tool to help clinicians predict patients’ risk of persistent opioid use after treatment.
Behavioral intervention had no impact on time to progression among men with early-stage disease.
After adjustment for comorbidities, risk remained significantly increased with vital exhaustion.
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a commonly diagnosed condition, affecting approximately 30 million adults in the United States.1 CKD refers to a diverse group of pathologies that result in kidney function decline for at least 3 months.2,3 Kidney disease etiologies are generally classified into 3 categories: prerenal, intrinsic renal, and postrenal. Prerenal disease is marked…
For the first time since the early 20th century, more natural deaths in the United States are occurring in homes than in hospitals.
Distribution of time spent by providers using EHRs varies considerably within specialty
AUCs were 0.997, 0.986 for distinguishing between benign, malignant biopsy cores, respectively.
Steeper increase in BP seen as early as the third decade in women, continued through life course.