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The Martini Principle: Redefining Quality In Prostate Cancer Surgery

2020 21 Sep

Outcomes of prostate cancer surgery vary sharply. Is that inevitable? No. Hartwig Huland and his team at Hamburg’s Martini-Klinik consistently reach such impressively good results that hospital managers from all over the world pilgrimage to Hamburg these days. And here is how they did it. Download your PDF here. 0.6 MB Specialize.... Read more

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Cancer Care: What to Expect, What to Do

2020 21 Apr

A research predicts a decline in cancer mortality rates in 2020 in the EU. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic cancer patient safety is compromised, but can still be improved with certain policies.   You may also like : Prostate is Now Most Common Cancer   Cancer in the EU Total cancer mortality rates in the... Read more

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Prostate is Now Most Common Cancer

2020 29 Jan

Prostate cancer is now the most commonly diagnosed cancer in England. According to the data revealed by Public Health England (PHE), in 2018 (latest data available), it overtook breast cancer for the first time. You may also like: RSNA 2019: Novel MRI-Guided Ultrasound Treatment Destroys Prostate Cancer This is attributed... Read more

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RSNA 2019: Novel MRI-Guided Ultrasound Treatment Destroys Prostate Cancer

2019 02 Dec

  Good news for men with prostate problems including prostate cancer and benign prostate enlargement.      A new minimally invasive method, the MRI-guided transurethral ultrasound ablation (TULSA), has been shown to be effective in treating prostate cancer with minimal side effects, according to a new study presented at the annual meeting... Read more

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EFU 2019 - 4th Emirates Forum of Urology 2019

2019 12 Apr

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2nd Annual BIR Theranostics update 2019

2019 08 Feb

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RSNA 2019: PSMA-based PET Radiotracers Transforming Care in Prostate Cancer

2018 04 Jul

A large number of radiotracers are currently being evaluated for prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA) PET, which is becoming a central tool in the staging of prostate cancer, according to a review published in the American Journal of Roentgenology. Staging in various clinical contexts of prostate cancer, such as the preoperative setting... Read more

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Biparametric MRI improves prostate cancer detection

2018 12 Jun

In a single-centre cohort study of 1,020 men who underwent both biparametric targeted and standard transrectal ultrasound-guided biopsies, low-suspicion biparametric magnetic resonance imaging (bpMRI) had a high negative predictive value (97%) in ruling out significant prostate cancer on confirmatory biopsies. The findings are published online... Read more

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Hitachi Medical Systems Europe wins the contract to supply 6 ultrasound systems in the UK

2018 05 Jun

The new RAPID (Rapid Assessment Prostate Imaging and Diagnosis) programme accelerates the pathway which could lead to a ‘one-stop shop’ for men with prostate cancer by providing a multi-parametric MRI together with ultrasound imaging and biopsy on the same day. This will reduce unnecessary biopsies and provide accurate targeting whilst reducing the... Read more

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Contrast-enhanced ultrasound for prostate cancer detection

2018 17 Apr

New research from Thomas Jefferson University suggests that contrast-enhanced subharmonic imaging (SHI) could be useful in detecting prostate cancers that are not identified by MRI. The findings will be presented at the ARRS 2018 Annual Meeting, set for 22-27 April in Washington, DC. SHI is a new technique for imaging of microbubble ultrasound contrast... Read more