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Death Risk Lower with Home Hemodialysis than Peritoneal Dialysis
Tue, 01 Sep 2015 10:30:00 GMT
Daily home hemodialysis also decreases likelihood of hospitalization and technique failure.


Early Chemotherapy Offers No Survival Edge in mCRPC
Tue, 01 Sep 2015 10:00:00 GMT
Giving docetaxel before abiraterone does not improve progression-free and overall survival compared with the reverse sequence.


Serum Phosphorus Levels Not Affected by Race, Income
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:49:32 GMT
African-American patients, however, had significantly higher intact parathyroid hormone levels, possibly due to lower 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels.


Erectile Dysfunction Risk Not Lowered by Aspirin, Other NSAIDS
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:00:00 GMT
Lack of association found in a study of men in the placebo arm of the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial.


Fatigue, Ascites Up Hyponatremia Risk in Hospitalized CHF Patients
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:00:00 GMT
Development of hyponatremia during hospitalization was associated with a significantly higher in-hospital mortality rate.


Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Raises Suicide Risk
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:26:38 GMT
Men with PCa have a 4-fold increased risk of suicidal death within 3 months of diagnosis compared to men who have other solid cancers.


High Phosphorus Levels Predict CKD Progression, Early Death
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 17:00:21 GMT
Every 1 mg/dL increase in serum phosphorus level was linked with 36% greater odds of kidney failure among non-dialysis CKD patients.


Neutrophil Count May Predict Death Risk in Prostate Cancer Patients
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 12:27:30 GMT
This laboratory measure could be useful in treatment decision algorithms.


Hyperphosphatemia Increases Mortality in Critically Ill Patients
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:00:00 GMT
High phosphate levels are associated with 3.3-fold increased odds of 28-day in-hospital mortality.


MRI-TRUS Biopsy Aids Detection of Locally Recurrent PCa
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 16:02:31 GMT
The technique, with cognitive assistance, identified recurrent tumors in 80% of patients.


Acupuncture May Ease ADT Hot Flashes
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Acupunctures ability to stimulate endorphin production may partly explain the clinical improvements.


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Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



Avycaz (ceftazidime-avibactam)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For treatment of complicated intra-abdominal infections and urinary tract infections.


Corlanor (ivabradine)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For heart failure.


Death Risk Lower with Home Hemodialysis
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Daily home hemodialysis also decreases likelihood of hospitalization and technique failure.


Early Chemo Offers No Survival Edge in mCRPC
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Giving docetaxel before abiraterone does not improve survival compared with the reverse sequence.


ED Risk Not Lowered by Aspirin, Other NSAIDS
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Use of aspirin and other NSAIDs does not reduce the risk of erectile dysfunction (ED), new study findings suggest.


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Perineural Invasion Predicts PCa Bone Metastasis
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
PNI in prostate biopsy specimens are associated with an 11-fold increased risk of bone metastasis.


Preparation is Requisite as ICD-10 Looms
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
Coding and incomplete documentation are thought to be the biggest challenges under ICD-10.


Prestalia (perindopril arginine and amlodipine)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For hypertension.


Quiz: Adjuvant Radiation for High-Risk PCa Pathology
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



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Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
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The Problem of Therapeutic Non-adherence
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



Transperineal Biopsy Better for PCa Risk Statification
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
It more accurately predicted the actual clinical risk category at final pathology compared with transrectal ultrasonography-guided biopsy.


TRIFERIC (ferric pyrophosphate citrate) solution
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For iron replacement in adults with chronic kidney disease on hemodialysis.


Unraveling the HIPAA Risk Assessment
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT



ZERBAXA (ceftolozane and tazobactam)
Mon, 01 Jan 0001 05:00:00 GMT
For complicated UTIs, including pyelonephritis, and intra-abdominal infections.