Cabozantinib is not better than mitoxantrone-prednisone at relieving pain in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) with symptomatic bone metastasis, a recent study suggests.
Treatment with abiraterone leads to fewer health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and mental health issues than enzalutamide in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC), a recent study has found.
Overprescription of opioids after pelvic floor surgery and a provider education intervention have led to a substantial decrease in opioid prescribing without changing patient satisfaction with pain control, a recent study has found.
A recent study suggests the feasibility of reducing opioid prescriptions without increasing pain scores in outpatient paediatric surgical practice. In addition, prescribing practices among physicians may contribute more to opioid consumption than actual pain patterns.
SENS-U, a small and wireless wearable sensor, accurately monitors natural bladder filling during activities of daily living and can notify children when the bladder is almost full, according to a new study.
Homosexual men are more likely to suffer from erectile dysfunction than their heterosexual counterparts, according to a recent meta-analysis. On the other hand, the opposite is true for premature ejaculation.
A recent study has shown the safety and effectiveness of an implantable neuromodulation device for the treatment of urgency urinary incontinence associated with overactive bladder syndrome. The device significantly reduces symptoms without any significant safety concerns.
Many patients prescribed antibiotics for suspected urinary tract infection (UTI) in the emergency department (ED) may not actually require them, according to a single-centre study from the UK presented at ECCMID 2019.
It appears that use of phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors (PDE5i) alone or in combination with serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) is more effective than SSRIs alone in patients with premature ejaculation (PE), according to the results of a network meta-analysis.
A recent study has shown the efficacy of vitamin D therapy in improving sexual function in women with sexual dysfunction and vitamin D deficiency. Moreover, an improvement in depression symptoms does not appear to facilitate this effect.