PCa: Emotional distress influences treatment decisionResearchers have found that the anxiety men often experience after being diagnosed with prostate cancer could lead to potentially unnecessary treatment options.
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Laser-activated PCa therapy promising in phase III studyResearchers evaluate an experimental treatment called vascular-targeted photodynamic therapy in men with localized prostate cancer. How I do it: Best urologic surgery articles of 2016
January 24, 2017In 2016, our "Hands On" section included articles about bulbomembranous urethroplasty, recurrent urinary tract infections, transgender surgery, and more.
Urolithiasis mortality rate high in lower income nationsResults of a study analyzing global trends in mortality attributable to urolithiasis show that the rate declined over a recent 20-year period. Major decline in prostate Bx rates follows PSA publications January 25, 2017By Badar M. Mian MD“It is clear that in order to reduce the morbidity of PSA screening and early detection of prostate cancer, more needs to be done,” writes Badar M. Mian, MD. Top 10 stone disease articles of 2016
January 25, 2017A comparison of dusting versus basketing, the question of whether shock wave lithotripsy should be retired, and an expert interview on difficult stones were among the most-read Urology Times articles on stone disease in 2016.