Pathological stage distribution is lower in patients with high-risk upper tract urothelial carcinoma treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy than in those treated with radical nephroureterectomy alone, reports a study.
Tadalafil appears to effectively improve sexual function with acceptable side effects in diabetic patients with erectile dysfunction, according to a study. However, older patients fare better with the daily low-dose than the on-demand high-dose protocol.
Continuous low-dose antibiotic prophylaxis safely and effectively reduces the frequency of urinary tract infections (UTI) in adult users of clean intermittent self-catheterization (CISC), according to a recent study.
A dual-hormone artificial pancreas (DAP) with a rapid delivery of insulin and pramlintide in a fixed ratio improves glycaemic control and reduces glucose variability in adults with type 1 diabetes (T1D) compared with first-generation artificial pancreas delivering insulin alone, according to a study presented at ADA 2018.
More intensive lowering of LDL-C levels was associated with a progressively greater survival benefit than less intensive approach, when the baseline LDL-C levels were ≥100 mg/dL, reveals a meta-analysis of 34 randomized trials.