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  • May 16, 2015
    Panel to discuss how assessments of frailty can predict post-surgery health

    New Orleans, LA, May 16,2015 – Physicians are often confronted with having to judge their older patients’ ability to withstand the physical stress of surgery, as well as weigh the benefit of a...

  • May 16, 2015
    New studies evaluate the presence of urinary tract infections (UTIs) and their impact on screening, diagnosis and treatment guidelines

    New Orleans, LA, May 16, 2015 — Four new studies examining how urinary tract infections (UTIs) are diagnosed and managed will be presented during the 110th Annual Scientific Meeting of the...

  • May 16, 2015

    New Orleans, LA, May 16, 2015 — Four studies evaluating effectiveness, trends and other considerations for active surveillance in managing prostate cancer will be presented during the 110th...

  • May 15, 2015
    Study suggests waiting several hours before treatment can result in impaired erectile function

    New Orleans, LA, May 15,2015 – Although penile fracture is relatively uncommon, delays in surgical treatment can raise the risk of complications, including impaired erectile function, according...

  • May 15, 2015
    New study highlights role medical clowns play in reducing anxiety, pain and medical costs of children undergoing surgery

    New Orleans, LA, May 15, 2015 — Medical clowns can reduce anxiety and length of hospital stay for children undergoing urologic surgery, according to a new study featured at the 110th Annual...