Publication: Trends In Urology & Men's health

First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Genetic screening identifies high-risk prostate cancer

It has long been known that mutations of the BRCA2 gene are associated with aggressive prostate cancer but only now has it been shown that screening for this abnormality could identify men at increased risk ( Br J Cancer 2014; doi: 10.1038/bjc.2014.4 ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Erectile dysfunction undertreated

Only a quarter of men diagnosed with erectile dysfunction obtain drug treatment, according to a US study ( J Sex Med 2014; doi: 10.1111/jsm.12647).The analysis of a medical insurance database identified over 6 million men aged 30 or older with a recorded ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

HoLEP improves LUTS without affecting sexual function

Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP) improves lower urinary tract symptom (LUTS) scores in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia without significantly affecting sexual function, two recent studies show.A prospective study compared pre- and ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Unrecognised complications increase urological surgery mortality

Failing to recognise complications after urological surgery appears to be an important contributor to the risk of death, a US study shows ( BJU Int ; doi:10.1111/bju.12833).The analysis of 7.7 million urological procedures carried out between 1998 and ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 17 2014]
Entities: Mortality, Risk, comorbidity
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Benefits of PSA screening may not outweigh harms

More information about the potential harm of PSA testing is needed before a screening programme is introduced, says Prostate Cancer UK, even though such a programme could reduce deaths by 25 per cent in the long term.The European Randomised study of Screening ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Risk factors predict renal scarring in childhood UTI

A large international study has identified clinical signs that predict the risk of renal scarring in children who have a urinary tract infection ( JAMA Pediatrics 2014; doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2014.637).The meta-analysis of nine studies involving a ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Urology Awareness Month

The Urology Foundation is coining September as ' '. They aim to break down some of the myths and taboos surrounding urology health and to ensure that people are aware of the symptoms of disease and, more importantly, act on these appropriately.For more ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 05 2014]
Entities: Urology, Awareness
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

NICE holds back on wider use of innovative prostate cancer drugs

NICE has provoked controversy with its decisions on whether the NHS should fund new treatments for prostate cancer, and at what stage of the treatment pathway they should be used.NICE has recommended the androgen receptor signalling inhibitor enzalutamide ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Urethral stricture disease in men

Home > Videos >Urethral stricture diseaseTony Mundy (Professor of Urology and Consultant Urological Surgeon, UCL Hospitals) presents a short video below on the management of urethral stricture disease - a very common disease in men.[embedded co ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Fracture risk drug now for men

Denosumab, a monoclonal antibody that reduces bone resorption, is now licensed for the treatment of osteoporosis in men who are at increased risk of fractures. Under the brand name Prolia, denosumab was formerly restricted to women as a treatment for ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Sexual dysfunction common in US military

One in 12 young US military personnel reports problems with sexual function, a US analysis has found ( J Sex Med 2014; doi: 10.1111/jsm.12643).The study was an exploratory analysis of a nationwide survey carried out in 2013. It identified 367 male military ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Importance of testosterone in men's health

Home > Videos >Testosterone videoCulley Carson (Rhodes Distinguished Professor of Urology, University of North Carolina, USA) discusses the importance of the hormone testosterone and its significant impact on men's health, their life and their energy ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Aug 27 2014]

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The Urology Foundation is coining September as " '. They aim to break down some of the myths and taboos surrounding urology health and to ensure that people are aware of the symptoms of disease and, more importantly, act on these appropriately."

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Erectile dysfunction undertreated [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 17 2014]
HoLEP improves LUTS without affecting sexual fu... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 17 2014]
Genetic screening identifies high-risk prostate... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 17 2014]
Unrecognised complications increase urological ... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 17 2014]
Risk factors predict renal scarring in childhoo... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 10 2014]
Benefits of PSA screening may not outweigh harms [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 10 2014]
Urology Awareness Month [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 05 2014]
Urethral stricture disease in men [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 01 2014]
NICE holds back on wider use of innovative pros... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 01 2014]
Sexual dysfunction common in US military [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 01 2014]
Fracture risk drug now for men [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Sep 01 2014]
Importance of testosterone in men's health [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Aug 27 2014]
The future of prostate cancer surgery [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Aug 14 2014]
Depression linked to worse prostate cancer outc... [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Aug 11 2014]
High temperatures increase kidney stones risk [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Aug 11 2014]
Web resource tackles metabolic disease [Published Trends In Urology & Men's health - Aug 11 2014]
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