A study presented at the 2013 Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons has demonstrated that a simple postoperative pain treatment decreases both pain and the use of narcotic pain relievers.
History of prostate cancer (PCa) is associated with an increased risk of melanoma, according to a study published online Nov. 4 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.
Symptomatic uterine leiomyomas (fibroids) have a substantial impact on quality of life, according to research published in the October issue of the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology.
Biomarkers have been identified that vary with breast cancer progression, and telomere length correlates with risk of aggressive prostate cancer, according to two studies presented at the American Association for Cancer Research's International Conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research, held from Oct. 27 to 30 in National Harbor, MD.
US consumers who sign up for health insurance by March 31 won't face tax penalties for being uninsured during the first three months of 2014.
Even in a time of declining reimbursements, smart employers should know how to motivate and retain superstar employees in their practice.
Problematic symptoms of prostate biopsy can lead to increased anxiety in men, even when the biopsy results are negative for cancer.
Use of integrated intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) has increased more among urologists who have acquired ownership of IMRT services versus urologists who do not own such services.
It will take some time before research programs return to normal at the U.S. National Institutes of Health after the end of the federal government shutdown, officials say.
Few patients who are eligible for cancer screening are aware of the risks of overdiagnosis and overtreatment, according to a research letter published online Oct. 21 in JAMA Internal Medicine.