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EMA validates application for Opdivo (nivolumab) to treat metastatic urothelial carcinoma (mUC).(bladder cancer)- BMS

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company announced that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) validated its type II variation application, which seeks to extend...

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FDA accepts for review NDA for PB 272 (neratinib) to treat early stage HER2-overexpressed/amplified breast cancer.-Puma Biotechnology

Puma Biotechnology, Inc. announced that the FDA has accepted for review the New Drug Application (NDA) for its lead product...

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EU CHMP changes opinion on Ninlaro (ixazomib) and recommends approval of drug combination for multiple myeloma - Takeda

The EMA's CHMP recommended granting a conditional marketing authorisation for Ninlaro (ixazomib), from Takeda, in combination with lenalidomide and dexamethasone...

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Guidelines

Guidelines on Upper Urinary Tract Urothelial Cell Carcinomas

The European Association of Urology (EAU) Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer (NMIBC) Guidelines Panel has compiled these clinical guidelines to provide urologists...

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Guidelines on Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer (Ta, T1 and CIS)

This overview represents the updated European Association of Urology (EAU) guidelines for Non-muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer (CIS, Ta, T1). The information...

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EAU Guidelines on Prostate Cancer

The European Association of Urology (EAU) Guidelines Group for Prostate Cancer have prepared this guidelines document to assist medical professionals...

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Journal articles

10-Year Outcomes after Monitoring, Surgery, or Radiotherapy for Localized Prostate Cancer.

The comparative effectiveness of treatments for prostate cancer that is detected by prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing remains uncertain.

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Technical and Clinical Outcomes Following Colonic Stenting: A Seven-Year Analysis of 268 Procedures.

To assess the factors contributing to the technical and clinical success of colorectal stenting for large bowel obstruction.

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A longitudinal study on anxiety, depressive and adjustment disorder, suicide ideation and symptoms of emotional distress in patients with cancer undergoing radiotherapy.

The aim of this study is to evaluate the presence of anxiety, depressive and adjustment disorders, suicide ideation, and symptoms of anxiety and depression in patients with cancer...

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Clinical trials

Neoadjuvant Androgen Deprivation Therapy Plus Abiraterone With or Without Apalutamide for High-Risk Prostate Cancer

This is a randomized study to evaluate the efficacy and safety neoadjuvant androgen deprivation therapy with goserelin and abiraterone with...

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Oral THU-Decitabine + Nivolumab for Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

This study looks at the effect of three drugs on lung cancer tumors. This study includes two groups of patients...

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Pivotal Study of MRI-guided Transurethral US Ablation to Treat Localized Prostate Cancer

A prospective, multi-center, single-arm study, planned in 110 patients. The primary objective of the study is to further evaluate the...

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Hugh Harvey

Metrics Madness

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You shouldn't judge a book by its cover. That much is true, but it's also common sense not to judge a book by measuring the whiteness of its pages, or the amount of hamsters you can place on it. So why do we measure the fabulous NHS with nonsense metrics?

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Association of adherence to lifestyle recommendations and risk of colorectal cancer: a prospective Danish cohort study

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A case of bleeding oesophageal varices

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Tricyclic antidepressants and headaches: systematic review and meta-analysis

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