New Practice Standard for Men With Prostate Cancer
Hypofractionated radiotherapy schedule is a treatment schedule that delivers a total dose of radiotherapy over a shorter period of time is most suitable for treating men with...
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MRSA Decolonization; Perinatal Depression: It's PodMed Double T!
This week's topics also include active surveillance for prostate cancer and reducing opioid use after hip surgery
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H-RT should be the standard of care for men with low risk prostate cancer, study shows
Results from the NRG Oncology clinical study NRG-RTOG 0415 determined that a hypofractionated radiotherapy schedule, a treatment schedule that delivers a total dose of...
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Circulating tumor cell count may be an effective surrogate endpoint for OS in prostate cancer
SAN FRANCISCO - A reduction to no circulating tumor cells at week 13 appeared to be a stronger indicator of survival outcomes than a 50% or greater reduction in PSA from...
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Doubling Down on Antiandrogens Improves PFS in Metastatic Prostate Ca
But lack of OS data for enzalutamide-ADT may hold it back
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Nivolumab plus ipilimumab shows activity in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer
SAN FRANCISCO - Nivolumab plus ipilimumab demonstrated activity in pretreated men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer, according to initial findings from the...
2 days ago - Healio - 4 articles
First-line enzalutamide, docetaxel combination improves disease control in advanced prostate cancer
SAN FRANCISCO - The addition of enzalutamide to docetaxel improved 6-month disease control and prolonged PFS as first-line therapy for men with metastatic castration-resistant...
2 days ago - Healio - 4 articles
Immunotherapy Lurches Forward in Prostate Cancer
Combination trials in mCRPC yield responses in immunologically "cold" tumor
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Darolutamide: New Standard of Care in Nonmetastatic CRPC?
An investigational agent significantly extended metastasis-free survival in patients with nonmetastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer . Medscape Medical News
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Researchers identify genomic drivers of poor survival, enzalutamide resistance in advanced prostate cancer
SAN FRANCISCO - Integrated genomic analysis of castration-resistant prostate cancer metastasis biopsies revealed RB1 loss as a driver of poorer survival, according to results...
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Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Should Be Far Away From Kid's Areas
Medical marijuana dispensaries should be located far away from children's areas such as schools, and daycare, say parents following the legalization of medical marijuana in...
Mechanism of Development of Antibiotic Resistance Identified
Physicists at McMaster University have for the first time identified a simple mechanism used by potentially deadly bacteria against various antibiotics
Hormone Therapy May Up Heart Disease Risk During Gender Transition
Hormone therapy may contribute to increased risk for heart disease, such as heart attack, stroke, and blood clots during gender transition.
Drug to Rejuvenate Muscle Cells Developed
New study supports the development of an innovative drug treatment that has the potential to help the elderly to become fitter, faster and stronger.
Selective Treatment of Liver Cancer Cells Using Platinum Nanoparticles
Researchers at ETH Zurich have now identified an approach that allows for a more selective cancer treatment with drugs made of platinum nanoparticles.
Following a Standard Bathing Protocol Can Prevent Dangerous Infections among...
Following a standard bathing protocol which involves the use of antiseptic soap, mouthwash, and nose ointment can prevent dangerous infections among discharged hospital...
How To Manage This Often-Overlooked Challenge For SAHM Moms Who Want To Go...
I didn't do the working mom gig for long-only 10 weeks after my first child was born. I was a teacher at the time, the primary financial support for our household, and my...
Is One Form of Protein Best for Older Adults with Muscle Loss?
Protein is made up of building blocks called amino acids. The amino acids are strung together into longer chains like beads on a string. Each amino acid is joined to the next...
The mental and emotional benefits of healthier food: Study finds children...
Healthy food consumption is highly associated with good health. This has been validated by various scientific literature: Adding fruits and vegetables to our meals results in...
Sofas and vinyl flooring are poisoning children
Kids who live in public housing, where those materials are commonplace, have toxin levels up to 15 times higher than those who aren't exposed, Duke University scientists found.