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AUA Responds to Important New IOM Report on Graduate Medical Education Funding and Governance
The below statement is attributable to AUA Public Policy Council Vice Chair Dr. "The AUA applauds the Institute of Medicine for studying the governance, finance and regulation of graduate medical education in as outlined in its new report, "Graduate Medical Education That Meets the Nation's Health Needs."
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This addition, effective July 28, continues the ongoing expansion of local access to all children and expectant mothers seeking the Stanford Children's Health brand of care.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
EDAP Updates on FDA Advisory Committee Meeting on Ablatherm-HIFU for the Treatment of Prostate Cancer
EDAP TMS SA , the global leader in therapeutic ultrasound, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Gastroenterology and Urology Devices Panel voted 3 yes, 5 no with 1 abstention on the question of safety, 9 no on the question of efficacy, and 8 no with 1 abstention for the risk/benefit ratio for the use of its Ablatherm-HIFU ... (more)
Record Number Of Men Seeking Treatment For Low Testosterone Levels
Hair coloring and facial treatments like Botox help many people look and feel younger, but increasingly, more men are seeking a way to feel younger.
Loyola to Offer Help for Couples Dealing with Sexual Dysfunction
Sexual dysfunction among couples is common, yet it often goes untreated, according to specialists at Loyola University Health System's Sexual Wellness Clinic.
Glide Pharma licenses prostate cancer diagnostic technology from FScan
Glide Pharmaceutical Technologies Ltd today announced that it has taken an exclusive worldwide licence to an innovative prostate cancer diagnostic technology from FScan Ltd, a Durham University spin-out company.
One remarkable lady: Nurse Tiffany Morgan-Ashcroft has refused to let cancer beat her
The 48-year-old mum has not only continued caring for patients, but has taken up a martial art and started a Scout troop But her remarkable achievements despite being twice diagnosed with cancer have stunned the Bridgend community and landed her the Bridge FM Outstanding Adult Achievement Award.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Genomic analysis of prostate cancer indicates best course of action after surgery
There is controversy over how best to treat patients after they've undergone surgery for prostate cancer.
Global Warming To Boost Risk Of Kidney Stones
Current U.S. 'stone-belt' or high-risk kidney stone area in yellow. Computer model predicts expansion of stone-belt over time in orange and in red .
Medical News Today
For common prenatal abnormality, continuous antibiotics unnecessary in many cases
Up to 5 percent of all prenatal ultrasounds uncover antenatal hydronephrosis, or enlarged kidneys, the most commonly detected prenatal abnormality in the United States.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
10-Year Success With Robotic Prostate Surgery
According to a new study from Detroit, Michigan, robotic prostatectomy yields highly successful long-term prostate cancer results.
Bladder cancer testing service goes live in NZ
All New Zealand residents and healthcare professionals can today access the Cxbladder cancer detection technology developed by Dunedin-based Pacific Edge with the 'go live' of an e-commerce platform.
Is Prostate Cancer on the Rise?
Prostate cancer among young men has increased sixfold in the past 20 years, according to a new University of Michigan analysis .
Benefit of cancer probe with less erection risk examined by FDA
A device used in Europe to treat prostate cancer with lower rates of erectile dysfunction raised concerns from U.S. regulators over data the company says shows it prevents the disease's return.
Outpatient Surgery Magazine
Suit Claims Hospital Altered Consent Form in Disfigured Penis Case
There are certain perks to working in surgery. Anesthesiologist Sarah Hipps, MD, was able to hand pick the urologist she wanted to operate on her cancer-stricken husband at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle.
9 things you didn't know about sperm
We've all heard the rumors about sperm--pineapple, hot tubs, ladies who are allergic.
Business awards: Week of July 28
1 in Kentucky for 2014-15, according to U.S. News & World Report. Baptist Health Lexington is a general medical and surgical hospital that performed nearly at the level of nationally ranked U.S. News Best Hospitals in 10 adult specialties, including diabetes and endocrinology; ear, nose and throat; gastroenterology and GI surgery; geriatrics; ... (more)
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Are you experiencing low sex drive? One cause could be low testosterone levels, which can be accompanied by insomnia, sleep disturbances, decrease in motivation or maybe difficultly remembering things.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Speech to The Prostate Cancer Foundation in Wellington
Thank you for inviting me to your annual conference. It is my pleasure to be here to express my support for your organisation and to hear how your work is progressing.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Visitors to St. Mary's Hospital on Friday afternoon were able to get up close and personal with da Vinci.