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U.S. rates of metastatic prostate cancer soar
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U.S. rates of metastatic prostate cancer soar

Are recommendations against routine PSA screening responsible for a 92 per cent increase in metastatic prostate cancer among men aged 55-69?

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Diabetes UK calls for improvements in diabetes education

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ESMO issues new guidelines on managing metastatic colorectal cancer

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Engineers developing surgical robots that can operate autonomously

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Doctors treating victims of serious trauma experience PTSD

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Global immunisation remains below 90% target

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Call for EU ban on advertising of alcohol and unhealthy foods between 7am and 11pm

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Prostate cancer: metastatic disease on the rise in the US

Are USPSTF screening recommendations having a negative effect on diagnosis and early intervention?

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10 risk factors predict 91% of stroke cases worldwide

Understanding risk factors helps tailor stroke prevention to specific regions and population subgroups.

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Anxiety: self-study effective

Self-help bibliotherapy might be a promising low-cost intervention for people experiencing anxiety-related concerns.

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More risk of brain bleed in female smokers
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More risk of brain bleed in female smokers

Female heavy smokers have the highest risk for subarachnoid haemorrhage, a large prospective population based study published in the journal Stroke has...

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New cancer strategy looks at cell evolution
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New cancer strategy looks at cell evolution

Understanding how cancer cells evolve in individual patients is key to developing more effective treatment strategies to improve long term survival, the...

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Physician-related factors affect likelihood of mastectomy for second breast cancer

Why do many patients opt for mastectomy rather than additional breast-conserving surgery?

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Multiple myeloma: is lenalidomide associated with risk for SPMs?

Study population had not received melphalan-based therapies.

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Increase in PrEP prescriptions to MSM could reduce HIV rates by one-third

Gay and bisexual men make up the majority of new HIV cases in the United States.

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HCV: adherence highest with IFN/RBV-free DAA regimens

Use of interferon and/or ribavirin is the strongest predictor of nonadherence to HCV therapy.

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Pneumonia: Monthly Essentials July’16
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Pneumonia: Monthly Essentials July’16

Which tests distinguish community-acquired pneumonia from healthcare-associated pneumonia?... Incidence rates of invasive pneumococcal disease 1.5 to 2 times higher in males vs females

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Pediatric asthma: viral detection, not steroid dose, linked to ED treatment failure

Treatment fails in almost 20% of children presenting to the ED with moderate to severe exacerbations.

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Women who use contraception are more likely to follow through with HIV prevention gel

After gay men, African American women have the highest rates of HIV in the United States.

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Nosocomial pneumonia: first meta-analysis weighs prolonged versus intermittent beta-lactams

Theoretical advantage of continuous infusion is optimization of dose and pharmacokinetics, without increasing exposure.

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Smoking: model points to vaping’s anti-smoking benefits

Is the negative public health impact of vaping offset by the benefits from greater use of vaping among otherwise smokers who smoke less?

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