From the Journals
In the first systematic review and meta-analysis to look at the link between smoking and outcomes after localized prostate cancer primary therapy...
SAN FRANCISCO – Statin use is associated with lower lethality in prostate cancer. A new genetic analysis points to reduced inflammation in the...
SAN FRANCISCO – Efforts at identifying prostate cancer at an earlier age should consider black men as a high risk group.
Rates of undiagnosed primary hPTH at a kidney stone center were higher than expected, and about one in five cases could have been diagnosed before...
SAN FRANCISCO – A 4-year extension study shows fewer conversions to radical therapy in men with low-risk prostate cancer who receive vascular-...
Testosterone’s effect on kidney oxalate and citrate levels may drive the increased risk.
Primary Care Medical Abstracts
The authors, from the Cleveland Clinic, explore the reasons for divergent responses to recent guideline recommendations against screening for...
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The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force statement recommends doctor/patient discussion of risks and benefits for most men before PSA screening.
Dexamethasone may prevent overstimulation of the bladder neck and prostate during surgery.