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Interim data from BRIDGE Phase III study of PRX 102 shows efficacy in Fabry disease.- Protalix BioTherapeutics

Protalix BioTherapeutics announced positive 12-month on-treatment data from the first 16 out of the 22 adult patients with Fabry disease...

Added 17 days ago Drug news

FDA approves Invokana to treat diabetic kidney disease (DKD) and reduce the risk of hospitalization for heart failure in patients with type 2 diabetes and DK.- Janssen Pharma

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced that the FDA) approved a new indication for Invokana (canagliflozin) to...

Added 18 days ago Drug news

CARD study of Jevtana meet primary endpoint in prostate cancer and is published in NEJM.- Sanofi

Data published in the New England Journal of Medicine showed that patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) previously treated...

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Hereditary ATTR amyloidosis

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Guidelines

Urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse in women: management

This guideline covers assessing and managing urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse in women aged 18 and over. It also covers complications associated with mesh surgery for these conditions.

Added 2 months ago

Prostate cancer: diagnosis and management

This guideline covers the diagnosis and management of prostate cancer in secondary care, including information on the best way to diagnose and identify different stages of the disease, and how to manage adverse effects of treatment.

Added 5 years ago

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 assess the evidence-based management of prostate cancer (PCa).

Added 3 years ago

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Journal articles

Prostate cancer in young men: An emerging young adult and older adolescent challenge.

Background: Recent observations suggest that prostate cancer is an increasing disease among older adolescents and young adults.

Added 22 days ago

Emerging therapeutic targets for patients with advanced prostate cancer.

Although recent advances in the treatment of castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) have significantly improved patient outcomes, advanced prostate cancer is still associated with substantial morbidity and mortality, particularly...

Added 22 days ago

Androgen deprivation therapy in nonmetastatic prostate cancer patients: Indications, treatment effects, and new predictive biomarkers.

Men with prostate cancer with positive margins, extraprostatic extension, positive lymph nodes, high prostateā€specific antigen, or high Gleason Score are at high risk of recurrence following primary therapy. Androgen deprivation therapy...

Added 22 days ago

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Clinical trials

A Study of Nivolumab or Placebo in Combination With Docetaxel in Men With Advanced Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer (CheckMate 7DX)

The purpose of this study is to test the safety and effectiveness of nivolumab with docetaxel in men with advanced castration resistant prostate cancer who have progressed after second-generation hormonal manipulation

Added 19 days ago

Trial of Acetylsalicylic Acid and Atorvastatin in Patients With Castrate-resistant Prostate Cancer (PEACE-4)

The primary objective is to evaluate the benefit of acetylsalicylic acid and atorvastatin on overall survival (OS) (main endpoint) for patients with castrate-resistant prostate cancer starting first line treatment for CRPC.

Added 22 days ago

A Study of Niraparib in Combination With Abiraterone Acetate and Prednisone Versus Abiraterone Acetate and Prednisone for Treatment of Participants With Metastatic Prostate Cancer

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of niraparib in combination with abiraterone acetate and prednisone (AA-P) compared to AA-P plus placebo.

Added 5 months ago

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Blog Posts

Hugh Harvey

Metrics Madness

Posted 4 years ago

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?

My Urology Doc

Men's Health: A Forgotten Topic

Posted 4 years ago

Men's health is a forgotten topic. To be honest, we men are mostly to blame. We've clung to our masculine misconceptions and repeatedly refused to engage the healthcare community. Who can blame us, we're invincible and we're going to live forever, right? Well, not exactly. Let's look at some of the reasons men's health is one of the least engaged topics in healthcare. 

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Idiopathic constipation and nocturnal enuresis in childhood: a guide to management: putting NICE guidelines into practice

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