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The identification of biomarkers in urine or serum samples from patients with bladder cancer is urgently required for the development of non-invasive methods for the diagnosis of bladder carcinoma and ...


A study has examined the safety of intralesional injection of Collagenase Clostridium histolyticum ( CCH; Xiapex ) for the treatment of Peyronie's disease, using a pooled safety analysis of subjects ...


In a phase III clinical trial, the hormone therapy Enzalutamide ( Xtandi ) extended survival in men with metastatic prostate cancer that had progressed during treatment with androgen deprivation thera ...


Results from a phase I open-label study that showed the investigational cancer immunotherapy MPDL3280A ( anti-PDL1 ) shrank tumours ( overall response rate ) in 43% ( 13/30 ) of people previously trea ...


Results from the phase III study of Triptorelin pamoate 11.25 mg ( Decapeptyl 3 months ) administered subcutaneously in patients with locally advanced or metastatic prostate cancer were presented at t ...


The androgen receptor inhibitor, Enzalutamide ( Xtandi ) is approved for the treatment of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer that has progressed on Docetaxel. A study has assessed the ac ...


Tadalafil ( Cialis ) is used to treat erectile dysfunction after prostate cancer treatment, but its role as a preventive agent is undefined. A study has assessed primarily whether Tadalafil preserv ...


Radical prostatectomy reduces mortality among men with localized prostate cancer; however, important questions regarding long-term benefit remain. Between 1989 and 1999, researchers have randomly a ...


Ipsen has announced positive results from its phase IIa clinical trial assessing Dysport in the treatment of neurogenic detrusor overactivity ( NDO ) in patients with urinary incontinence not adequate ...


Surgery is a craft profession requiring individuals with specific, well-documented innate aptitude for manipulative skills. Yet in most countries, the current selection process of surgical trainees do ...


The potential rehabilitative and protective effect of phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors ( PDE5-Is ) on penile function after nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy ( NSRP ) remains unclear. The prim ...


A second large, prospective study by researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center ( Seattle; United States ) has confirmed the link between high blood concentrations of Omega-3 fatty acids an ...


Overdiagnosis and subsequent overtreatment are important side effects of screening for, and early detection of, prostate cancer ( PCa ). Active surveillance ( AS ) is of growing interest as an alterna ...


Data from the pivotal Phase III ALSYMPCA ( ALpharadin in SYMptomatic Prostate CAncer ) trial of its drug Radium 223 dichloride ( Radium 223 ) in castration-resistant prostate cancer patients with symp ...


A study, published in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, suggests that the bladder condition nocturia may worsen the already poor sleep of older adults with insomnia.The research has involved a g ...