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Today's News | Tuesday, 21st May 2013
The promotion of cell migration and anoikis resistance by Rad9 contributes to prostate tumor progression, "Beyond the Abstract," by Constantinos G. Broustas and Howard B. Lieberman
BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - Prostate cancer is the most prevalent non-cutaneous type of cancer in men.
Quantitative assessment of the association between glutathione S-transferase P1 Ile105Val polymorphism and bladder cancer risk - Abstract
Previous studies investigating the association between glutathione S-transferase P1 (GSTP1) Ile105Val polymorphism and bladder cancer risk reported controversial results.
Transumbilical multiport laparoscopic orchiopexy in children: Comparison with standard laparoscopic orchiopexy - Abstract
OBJECTIVE: To compare the clinical outcomes of transumbilical multiport laparoscopic orchiopexy (TMLO) vs standard laparoscopic orchiopexy (SLO) for 1-stage management of impalpable testes in children.
BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - Partial nephrectomy has shown both improved overall patient survival and more effective preservation of renal function, when compared with radical nephrectomy.
Prospective evaluation of laparoscopic assisted cystectomy and ileal conduit in advanced multiple sclerosis - Abstract
OBJECTIVE: To assess the morbidity, mortality, and impact on quality of life and renal function after laparoscopic cystectomy and ileal conduit in patients with multiple sclerosis with lower urinary tract symptom refractory to conservative management.
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study is to evaluate the preoperative factors that influenced postoperative sperm concentration after vasovasostomy.
OBJECTIVE: To, first, propose a novel scoring system to standardize reporting for percutaneous nephrolithotomy because the instruments currently available to predict the percutaneous nephrolithotomy outcomes are cumbersome, not validated, and of limited clinical utility; and, second, assess and ...
Efficacy and safety of long-acting intramuscular testosterone undecanoate in aging men: A randomised controlled study - Abstract
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the efficacy and safety of long-acting i.m. testosterone undecanoate (TU) in Malaysian men with testosterone deficiency (TD).
Although millions of men have taken or are taking finasteride, there are no documented cases of successful pregnancy in the literature after discontinuation of the drug.
Peyronie's disease is a common debilitating condition for both men and their partners that results in penile deformity and compromises sexual functioning.
INTRODUCTION: This review explores the treatment of male chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CPPS) (i.e., chronic prostatitis) through the use of neuromodulation, which is the electrical stimulation of the nervous system.
OBJECTIVE: Analyze if bladder mucosa of patients with bladder pain syndrome (BPS) have more estrogen receptor (ER) and progesterone receptor (PR) than the normal population.
Correlation between overactive bladder symptoms and quality of life in Japanese male patients: Focus on nocturia - Abstract
OBJECTIVE: To elucidate the effects of nocturia, one of the most bothersome of symptoms, on health-related quality of life (QOL), we examined the correlation between nocturia-specific QOL and other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS).
A prospective study of transobturator tape as treatment for stress urinary incontinence after transvaginal mesh repair - Abstract
INTRODUCTION AND HYPOTHESIS: The transobturator suburethral sling is a common surgical treatment for stress urinary incontinence (SUI).
AUA 2013 - Session Highlights: Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine and Urogenital Reconstruction - Annual Meeting at the AUA
SAN DIEGO, CA USA (UroToday.com) - The focus of the meeting was “Utility of Urodynamics (UDS) in Clinical Practice,” with 10 minute presentations on multiple topics related to UDS.
The burden of urinary incontinence and urinary bother among elderly prostate cancer survivors - Abstract
BACKGROUND: Data describing urinary health in elderly, community-dwelling prostate cancer (PCa) survivors are limited.
"Beyond the Abstract," Metabolic syndrome, hormone levels, and inflammation in patients with erectile dysfunction, by Miguel Angel Arrabal-Polo, PhD
BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - In our recent article, we studied the differences between a group of patients with erectile dysfunction, compared to a control group.
BJUI Mini Reviews - Chronic urinary retention in men: How we define it, and how does it affect treatment outcome
BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - Urinary retention describes a bladder that does not empty completely or does not empty at all.
Treatment with docetaxel and cisplatin in advanced adrenocortical carcinoma, a phase II study - Abstract
Background: Adrenocortical carcinoma (ACC) is a rare disease with a poor response to chemotherapy.
A case report of primary lymphoma presenting as cancer of the glans penis, "Beyond the Abstract," by Konstantinos Stamatiou and Nikolaos Pierris
BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - Malignant tumors of the penis are generally uncommon. The most common type, squamous cell carcinoma, accounts for less than 1% of all malignancies in men in the USA and for 0.1% of cancer deaths.
ALEXANDRIA, VA USA (PRESS RELEASE) - Important Advances in Treatment for Aggressive Cancers, Surveillance Strategies and Cancer Prevention
Effect of prophylactic intravesical instillation of pirarubicin to prevent recurrent bladder tumors following nephroureterectomy for upper urinary tract cancer - Abstract
We retrospectively evaluated 23 patients who had been administered pirarubicin by intravesical instillation once weekly for 5 weeks, after undergoing surgery for upper urinary tract cancer between May 2003 and October 2008.
Prognosis and local control rate following sequential chemoradiation for small cell carcinoma of the bladder, "Beyond the Abstract," by R.P. Meijer, MD, FEBU and A. Bex, MD, PhD
BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - Histopathologically, bladder cancer may be divided into urothelial carcinoma (90%) and an assortment of other forms: squamous cell carcinoma (8%), adenocarcinoma (1-2%), and small cell carcinoma of the bladder (0.5–0.7%).
"Beyond the Abstract," Everolimus in metastatic renal cell carcinoma patients intolerant to previous VEGFr-TKI therapy: A RECORD-1 subgroup analysis, by Sergio Bracarda, MD
BERKELEY, CA (UroToday.com) - Drug Tolerability in the Choice of Second-Line Therapy for Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma
NICE guidelines for imaging studies in children with UTI adequate only in boys under the age of 6 months - Abstract
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the applicability of the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) guidelines for imaging studies in children under the age of three with first urinary tract infection (UTI).
Introduction: Renal pseudotumors simulate malignancy but they are, in fact, comprised of normal renal tissue.
UroToday introduces a state-of-the art online portal on intermittent urinary catheters, encompassing design, techniques for use, and best practices
BERKELEY, CA USA (Press Release) (PRWEB) - April 24, 2013 - UroToday inaugurates their second of three comprehensive collaborations on the use of urinary catheters. The latest area, launching this week, is about intermittent catheterization (IC)
AACN's National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition20 May 2013 - 23 May 2013Boston, MA USA Read more...Join us in Boston for NTI 2013 — AACN’s National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition and the Advanced Practice Institute — where you can ...
Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men worldwide, accounting for approximately 242,000 new cases and 28,000 deaths annually in the USA.
AUA 2013 - Poster: Optimal timing for treatment of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC): Sequencing and identifying parameters of early progression with sipuleucel-T
SAN DIEGO, CA USA (UroToday.com) - Presented by E. David Crawford, MD,1 Adam S. Kibel, MD,2 and Neal D.Shore, MD, FAC 3 at the American Urological Association (AUA) Annual Meeting - May 4 - 8, 2013 - San Diego Convention Center - San Diego, California USA
Best practice in nurse-led chemotherapy review: A position statement from the United Kingdom Oncology Nursing Society - Abstract
This position statement has been formulated by nurses from the United Kingdom Oncology Nursing Society (UKONS) to provide guidance on the provision of nurse-led chemotherapy review clinics for adult patients.