Jan 20, 2016
LINTHICUM, MD, January 20, 2016—Medical students wishing to specialize in urology learned where they will complete their residency earlier today, as results from the highly competitive Urology...
Jan 6, 2016More Advanced Cancers Are Being Found in Fewer Needle Biopsies, Say Investigators in The Journal of Urology®
NEW YORK, NY – TheU.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation against regular prostate specific antigen (PSA) screening for prostate cancer (PCa) has been in place for two and a...
Jan 5, 2016Despite Gender Disparity in Compensation, Increasing Number of Women Entering the Field, According to New Study Published in The Journal of Urology®
NEW YORK, NY – Although the field of urology remains largely male dominated, the proportion of female physicians specializing in urology has increased from less than 0.5 percent in 1981 to 10...
Jan 5, 2016Coalition of Physicians and Patient Groups Rally in Response to USPSTF Call for Feedback on Draft Research Plan for Prostate Cancer ScreeningGroups emphasize need for risk stratification, added emphasis on harms of not screening
LINTHICUM, MD—In response to specific questions outlined by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), a coalition of physicians and patient groups provided comments in response to a call...
Jan 4, 2016When to Stop Watchful Waiting and Begin Definitive Treatment of African American Patients Explored in The Journal of Urology®
NEW YORK, NY – A new study published in The Journal of Urology® revealed that African American men with Gleason score 3+3=6 prostate cancer (PCa) produce less prostate specific antigen (PSA)...