Publication: Trends In Urology & Men's health

First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

NHS Scotland gets Vesomni

The Scottish Medicines Consortium has accepted Vesomni, a combination of solifenacin and tamsulosin in a modified-release formulation, for use within NHS Scotland. It is indicated for the treatment of moderate to severe urgency, increased micturition ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Apr 05 2014]
Entities: NHS, Scotland, Tamsulosin
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Risk-based screening for prostate cancer in primary care

The prostate cancer advocacy charity Tackle ( www.tackleprostate.org ) has announced the next phase of its trial programme to test a risk calculator in primary care. Riskman will see 20 practices in the South West and North West screen 10 000 men from ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Robots edge ahead in prostate cancer surgery

Robot-assisted radical prostatectomy (RARP) has not been shown to improve survival compared with standard open radical prostatectomy (ORP), but a retrospective study from the US and Canada suggests that RARP may offer advantages for men with intermediate- ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Testosterone supplements may increase heart attack risk

Testosterone supplements may increase the risk of heart attack in older men and in young men with a history of heart disease, say US researchers ( PLoS One 2014; doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0085805).Analysing records in a large US healthcare database, they ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Genes predict bladder cancer prognosis

US investigators have identified gene variants associated with earlier recurrence in patients who have undergone treatment for bladder cancer ( BJU Int 2014; doi:10.1111/bju.12641).Analysing DNA from immune cells, they examined patterns of gene variants ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Surgery versus radiotherapy: survival

Survival in most men with non-metastatic prostate cancer is better if they have surgery rather than radiotherapy, a Swedish study has found ( BMJ 2014;348:g1502).The analysis of the National Prostate Cancer Registry of Sweden compared survival after 15 ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Active surveillance for men with low-risk prostate cance

Ben Challacombe (Consultant Urologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust) presents a short video below on active surveillance, which is particularly pertinent as NICE have recently released guidelines on how to treat ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Genetic testing in prostate cancer

James Mackay (Consultant Genetic Oncologist, University College London) presents a short video below on genetic testing and its potential in the treatment of prostate cancer, and aims to correct some of the common misconceptions regarding testing for ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Androgen deprivation therapy and CVD risk

The choice of androgen deprivation therapy might influence the risk of cardiac events and death for men with prostate cancer if they already have cardiovascular disease (CVD), a new analysis suggests ( Eur Urol 2014; doi:10.1016/j.eururo.2013.10.032) ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Penile cancer incidence increasing

The incidence of penile cancer in England increased by 21 per cent between 1979 and 2009, say UK epidemiologists ( Cancer Causes Control 2013;24:2169–76).Their analysis of cancer registration data showed that 9690 men were diagnosed with penile cancer ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Blood group determines prostate cancer severity

Men with prostate cancer have a lower risk of dying from their disease if they are blood group AB rather than group O, say US investigators ( J Clin Oncol 2014;32(suppl 4):abstr 69).Their prospective analysis of the Health Professionals Follow-up Study ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Cost limits HPV vaccination for boys

Men may be a reservoir of human papillomavirus (HPV) that increases the risk of infection and HPV-related cancers such as cervical cancer in women. But, say analysts Global Data, boys in Europe are not being vaccinated against HPV because of the cost ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Mar 18 2014]

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Robots edge ahead in prostate cancer surgery [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Apr 05 2014]
Risk-based screening for prostate cancer in pri... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Apr 05 2014]
NHS Scotland gets Vesomni [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Apr 05 2014]
Genes predict bladder cancer prognosis [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Apr 01 2014]
Surgery versus radiotherapy: survival [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Apr 01 2014]
Testosterone supplements may increase heart att... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Apr 01 2014]
Genetic testing in prostate cancer [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Mar 28 2014]
Active surveillance for men with low-risk prost... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Mar 28 2014]
Blood group determines prostate cancer severity [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Mar 24 2014]
Penile cancer incidence increasing [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Mar 24 2014]
Androgen deprivation therapy and CVD risk [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Mar 24 2014]
Cost limits HPV vaccination for boys [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Mar 18 2014]
Movember funds first centre of excellence [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Mar 18 2014]
Enzalutamide promising pre-chemotherapy as NICE... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Mar 18 2014]
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