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Merck limits orders for bladder cancer drug as demand outstrips supply

Last updated: 03/17/2019

When Sanofi said it’d stop making a bladder cancer drug in 2016, one expert predicted there’d be shortages. Fast forward to today, and Merck says it’s done it’s best to ensure...

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Urologic Oncology Branch

Last updated: 03/17/2019

Center for Cancer Research W. Marston Linehan Chief, Urologic Oncology Branch The Urologic Oncology Branch conducts clinical and basic research designed to develop better...

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Mediterranean Diet Associated With Lower Risk of Bladder Cancer

Last updated: 03/17/2019

It’s the age-old question: Can an individual lower their cancer risk through the foods they eat? Many studies have examined this topic and several organizations, such as the...

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Association of Androgen Deprivation Therapy with Thromboembolic Events in Patients with Prostate Cancer: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis: Full-Text Article

Last updated: 03/17/2019

Methods: Medline, Embase, and Cochrane Library databases were searched for relevant studies. These studies comprised those that compared ADT versus control to treatPCa,reported...

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Thromboembolic Events Associated with ADT Treatment in Prostate Cancer Patients

Last updated: 03/17/2019

Thromboembolic Events Associated with ADT Treatment in Prostate Cancer Patients Published 13 February 2019 Androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) is the mainstay of systemic therapy...

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Evidence-based web tool aims to better inform and refine need for treatment in early prostate cancer

Last updated: 03/16/2019

The tool, PREDICT Prostate, launches today to coincide with publication in the journal PLOS Medicine of the research that underpins it. It brings together the latest evidence...

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ASCO Honors Leaders in Cancer Care With 2019 Special Awards

Last updated: 03/16/2019

ASCO and ASCO's Conquer Cancer Foundation proudly recognize the winners of ASCO's Special Awards, the Society's highest honors, and Conquer Cancer's Women Who Conquer Cancer...

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Critical Care and Nephrology: A Match Made in Heaven or a Mere Crush? - Renal Fellow Network

Last updated: 03/16/2019

Literature shows that over half of the patients admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) will eventually develop some degree of acute kidney injury (AKI). The development AKI...

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Alkaline phosphatase: a novel treatment target for cardiovascular disease in CKD

Last updated: 03/16/2019

Alkaline phosphatase: a novel treatment target for cardiovascular disease in CKD Mathias Haarhaus 1 , 2 Mathias Haarhaus received his MD in Germany and his PhD at the University...

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Unique Immunotherapy Combinations Provide an Optimistic Outlook in Early Urothelial Carcinoma...

Last updated: 03/16/2019

Unique Immunotherapy Combinations Provide an Optimistic Outlook in Early Urothelial Carcinoma Trials Andrew Smith Published Online: Mar 11,2019 Robert Li, MD Immune checkpoint...

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