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Prostate Cancer Progression Linked to Obesity - Renal and Urology News

Last updated: 08/11/2019

Obesity may increase the long-term risk of disease progression in men on active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer (PCa), according to study findings presented at the...

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Characterization of CD44 intracellular domain interaction with RUNX2 in PC3 human prostate cancer cells

Last updated: 08/10/2019

Cell Communication and Signaling Cell Communication and Signalingvolume 17, Article number: 80 (2019) | Download Citation Abstract Background Expression of CD44 receptor is...

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PPI Use in the Hemodialysis Population Hikes Bone Fracture Risk - Renal and Urology News

Last updated: 08/10/2019

Use of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) by patients on hemodialysis (HD) puts them at increased risk of bone fractures, a new study suggests. PPI users had a significant 35%...

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Chocolate for cardiovascular health? - Renal Fellow Network

Last updated: 08/10/2019

As this is restaurant week in Durham, NC, I thought it would be fitting to blog about the health benefits of food, in particular the delicacy that is ‘dark chocolate’. This is...

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Molecular and histopathology directed therapy for advanced bladder cancer

Last updated: 08/10/2019

Molecular and histopathology directed therapy for advanced bladder cancer Nature Reviews Urologyvolume 16, pages465–483 (2019) | Download Citation Subjects Targeted...

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Outcomes Associated With Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator in Adults With Chronic Kidney Disease

Last updated: 08/10/2019

Question  Does placement of implantable cardioverter defibrillators improve clinical outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease? Findings  In this cohort study of 5877...

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A Forgotten Cause of Kidney Injury in Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia

Last updated: 08/09/2019

Because an author of this manuscript is an editor for AJKD, the peer-review and decision-making processes were handled entirely by an Associate Editor (Jan Weening, MD,...

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5 reasons to match your nutrition and training plan

Last updated: 08/09/2019

Getting your nutrition right can make or break a training plan. Follow these five tips and use the Men's Health supplements package to keep yours on track. 80% kitchen. 20%...

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The emerging role of extracellular vesicles as biomarkers for urogenital cancers

Last updated: 08/09/2019

The emerging role of extracellular vesicles as biomarkers for urogenital cancers Muhammad Nawaz 1 Muhammad Nawaz, PhD, is a research fellow in the Department of Pathology and...

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Robust Health Utility Assessment Among Long-term Survivors of Prostate Cancer: Results from the Cancer of the Prostate Strategic Urologic Research ...

Last updated: 08/09/2019

Valid health utility values are essential for comparative effectiveness analyses. However, subjective utilities in long-term survivors of prostate cancer (PCa) with various...

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