Cleveland Clinic names urology chair
Georges-Pascal Haber, MD, PhD, has been appointed chair of urology at Cleveland Clinic's Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute. He will continue to serve as professor of...
6 days ago - Healio
Mount Sinai Health System appoints bladder cancer program director
Peter Wiklund, MD, PhD, has been appointed director of the bladder cancer program at Mount Sinai Health System. Wiklund also will serve as professor of urology in the...
12 days ago - Healio
Robotic partial nephrectomy may be superior to open, laparoscopic procedures
Robotic partial nephrectomy appeared associated with predominantly superior outcomes compared with open or laparoscopic partial nephrectomy, according to results of a...
21 days ago - Healio
NeoTract presents new clinical data from studies of UroLift System for patients with BPH
NeoTract, a wholly owned subsidiary of Teleflex Incorporated focused on addressing unmet needs in the field of urology, today announced the presentation of new clinical data at...
24 days ago - News Medical
Men are more confident at spotting the symptoms of breast cancer than prostate
More than 11,800 men a year are now killed by the disease in Britain, compared with about 11,400 women dying of breast cancer. The European Association of Urology led the new poll.
25 days ago - Daily Mail
Research finds a strict Mediterranean diet helps protect against aggressive cancer tumors
Eating a Mediterranean diet can decrease the likelihood of aggressive prostate cancer for men, according to a study published in The Journal of Urology. In their findings, the...
27 days ago - Natural News
Personalized predictions improve patients' understanding of their prostate cancer risk
Craig Pollack Providing individualized predictions to men on active surveillance for prostate cancer helped them better comprehend their risk for the disease, according to...
29 days ago - Healio
Health chiefs give the green light to a radical treatment
Louise de Winter, chief executive of The Urology Foundation, said it was 'excellent news' and praised Nice - which advises the NHS - for reaching the decision.
1 month ago - Daily Mail
What can make urination painful?
There are many possible causes of painful urination, or dysuria, including bacterial infections and health conditions that place extra pressure on the bladder. Fortunately...
1 month ago - Medical News Today - 2 articles
Opioids Overprescribed for Prostate, Kidney Surgery
Opioids are prescribed "far in excess of need" after major open and minimally-invasive urologic procedures, researchers say. Reuters Health Information
1 month ago - Medscape