Author | Lisette Hilton

Articles

Enzalutamide reduces risk of death in men with nmCRPC by 27% vs placebo

June 01, 2020

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This final analysis of the phase 3 PROSPER study supports enzalutamide and androgen deprivation therapy as the standard of care to improve overall survival in prostate cancer patients before the onset of detectable metastasis.

Apalutamide plus ADT improves OS in men with non-metastatic castration-resistant PCa

June 01, 2020

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Apalutamide (ERLEADA) combined with androgen deprivation therapy improves overall survival more than androgen deprivation therapy alone in men with non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer at high risk of metastases, according to results from investigators’ final analysis of the phase 3 SPARTAN trial.

SuperPulsed thulium fiber laser shows several advantages

April 13, 2020

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U.S. academic centers using the Soltive SuperPulsed Laser System to treat stones are finding it offers several advantages compared with holmium:YAG laser lithotripsy. But more research comparing the two is needed, according to a presentation at the 2019 World Congress of Endourology in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Unhealthy diet associated with poor semen quality

April 07, 2020

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Unhealthy eating, like that associated with the Western diet, is associated with notably worse semen quality and less favorable testicular function than healthier eating patterns, according to a study of nearly 3,000 young Danish men published in JAMA Network Open (2020; 3:e1921610).