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Reductions seen in fatigue symptom severity and fatigue-related quality of life disruption
Many young adult cancer survivors do not follow up properly, independent of disease type or insurance.
The increase included both symptomatic and asymptomatic kidney stones
Model includes 4 prognostic categories with clinical consequences to predict median survival.
Apalutamide prolonged metastasis-free survival by 2 years compared with placebo.
Model, based on 6 factors, predicts overall survival for patients treated with atezolizumab
Appears to be a cost-effective strategy for patients with small size, stage pTa or pT1a recurrent tumors
In a 3-year study, toxic effects of atezolizumab remained manageable and responses durable.
Trials sponsored by academic investigators, cooperative groups more likely to use these criteria
Study results serve as a caution against relying on ureteroscopic biopsy to establish tumor grade and stage, researchers say.
Multiparametric MRI has high positive and negative predictive values for extracapsular extension, seminal vesicle invasion, lymph node involvement, and high-risk Gleason score.
Nicotine and nicotine-derived nitrosamine ketone enhance mutational susceptibility in human cells.
The technology facilitates teaching of advanced surgical skills, delivery of care to underserved
The investigators observed no difference in mortality between BT alone and BT plus ADT and/or EBRT supplemental therapy.
A Charlson Comorbidity Index score of 2 or higher is an independent risk factor for urinary tract infections within 90 days following radical cystectomy for bladder cancer, study finds.
Men using allopurinol had a 22% lower risk of a BPH diagnosis.
An Irish study found that 34.8% and 38.7% of nulliparous women experienced urine leakage before and during pregnancy, respectively.
For renal calculi 5 to 20 mm in diameter, treatment with flexible ureterorenoscopy was associated with higher stone-free and freedom from reintervention rates vs ESWL.
No significant effect for rosuvastatin, CandHCTZ, or both versus placebo in men aged 55 years.
Mortality after elective surgery increases in graded manner as day of surgery approaches weekend.
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