Tag: "urological" at medical news

Researchers Begin Drug Trial In Hope Of Finding New Ways To Treat Acute Kidney Failure

...ar 20 million Americans are affected by kidney and urological diseases, while150,000 develop acute kidney failure. The current treatment for kidney failureis dialysis, a sometimes painful and always costly stop-gap measure that is nota cure, or kidney transplant. Dr. Robert Star, a UT Southwestern Medi...

New study finds vasectomy does not increase prostate cancer risk

...ntigen (PSA) testing, rectal examination, previous urological symptoms, family history of cancer, and socio-demographic characteristics. Vasectomized men were no more likely to have prostate cancer than those who had not had a vasectomy. Furthermore, according to the study's authors, "Adjustment for social c...

Bedwetting, bowel problems seen in children with attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder

...professor of urology and a specialist in childhood urological diseases at UCI Medical Center's University Children's Hospital, and his colleagues found that children with ADHD scored three times higher than non-ADHD children on a questionnaire that surveyed the delicate issues of pre-adolescent bedwetting, impr...

Successful prostate surgery: It's quality of surgery not quantity that matters most

...a high caseload did not have better oncological or urological results. It really does depend on the skill of ind...ctive analysis of 10 consecutive cases done by one urological surgeon, one is able to distinguish whether the quality is good, fair or poor for each of the parame...

News tips for Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2003

...4079 in 1990 who answered questionnaires assessing urological function at baseline and every two years thereafter. Investigators found that men who had a heart attack between 1979 and 1995 were 3.5 times more likely to have ED in 1996 (when questions about ED were added) than men who did not have a heart attac...

Online bladder cancer information often outdated

...creening, diagnosis, treatment and prevention. Two urological oncologists used the checklist to evaluate each Web site. No site included information on all 41 checklist items. Most sites contained information on signs and symptoms, tobacco and chemical exposure as risk factors, diagnostic tests and treatments. ...

Medical negligence system is 'secretive, unaccountable and unregulated'

...ical colleagues, says Michael Bishop, a consultant urological surgeon. Expert witnesses may also be selected for reasons other than their expertise in the field, such as how quickly they produce reports, or their registration with a particular organisation. Medical negligence claims are mostly considered in clo...

1

(Date:4/17/2014)... that as many as 10 million older Americans suffer ... and isolation. , However, new research a project ... Americans for six years found that Internet use ... by more than 30 percent. , "That,s a very ... professor of telecommunication, information studies and media who led ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... 17, 2014 By discovering a new mechanism that ... stroke, researchers at UC Irvine and the Salk Institute ... limit or prevent stroke-induced brain damage. , A complex ... of death and primary reason for disability in the ... stroke and lets blood-borne material into the brain, causing ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... by researchers at UC Davis has shown that the ... in cell division, also boosts the mitochondrial activity to ... complex has been shown to perform both jobs. This ... to control cellular energy production, potentially advancing cancer care ... in the journal Developmental Cell . , "These ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... April 2014) Population Council scientists and their partners have ... and can prevent the transmission of multiple sexually transmitted ... animals: HIV, herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV-2), and human ... data that the gel is effective against multiple strains ... the vagina against all three viruses of at least ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... Massage therapy improves general blood flow and alleviates ... by researchers at the University of Illinois at ... of print in the Archives of Physical ... improved vascular function in people who had not ... regardless of their level of physical activity. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Internet use can help ward off depression among elderly 2Health News:Study IDs new cause of brain bleeding immediately after stroke 2Health News:Dual role: Key cell division proteins also power up mitochondria 2Health News:Animal study provides first evidence that gel can prevent multiple virus transmission in vagina/rectum 2Health News:Massage therapy improves circulation, eases muscle soreness 2
Other Tags
viperserpentssalvemicrosurgerytrainedbrazilimpactsensureabetamotivatechatsexodustempleconferencesfindingsendocrinepresent