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1 Castration-resistant prostate cancer: AUA guideline amendment The Journal of Urology, November 21, 2014    Clinical Guideline

2 The early result of whole pelvic radiotherapy and stereotactic body radiotherapy boost for high-risk localized prostate cancer Frontiers in Oncology, November 21, 2014    Clinical Article

3 Optimisation of fluorescence guidance during robot-assisted laparoscopic sentinel node biopsy for prostate cancer Full Text European Urology, November 21, 2014    Clinical Article

4 Do prostate cancer risk models improve the predictive accuracy of PSA screening? A meta-analysis Annals of Oncology, November 21, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

5 A phase I study of TRC105 anti-CD105 (endoglin) antibody in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer BJU International, November 21, 2014    Clinical Article

6 The added value of percentage of free to total prostate-specific antigen, PCA3, and a kallikrein panel to the ERSPC risk calculator for prostate cancer in prescreened men Full Text European Urology, November 21, 2014    Clinical Article

7 Use of prednisone with abiraterone acetate in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer Full Text The Oncologist, November 21, 2014    Review Article

8 Apparent diffusion coefficient ratio correlates significantly with prostate cancer gleason score at final pathology Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, November 21, 2014    Clinical Article

9 What couples say about their recovery of sexual intimacy after prostatectomy: Toward the development of a conceptual model of couples' sexual recovery after surgery for prostate cancer The Journal of Sexual Medicine, November 21, 2014    Clinical Article

10 Unshielded asymmetric transmit-only and endorectal receive-only radiofrequency coil for 23Na MRI of the prostate at 3 tesla Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, November 21, 2014    Clinical Article

11 Narrowing of the dorsal vein complex technique during laparoscopic radical prostatectomy: A simple trick to simplify the control of venous plexus Full Text Urology Journal, November 21, 2014    Clinical Article

12 Considering the prominent complaint as a guide in medical therapy for overactive bladder syndrome in women over 45 years Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research, November 21, 2014    Clinical Article

13 Flexible ureterorenoscopy versus semirigid ureteroscopy for the treatment of proximal ureteral stones: A retrospective comparative analysis of 124 patients Full Text Urology Journal, November 21, 2014

14 Effect of internal iliac artery chemotherapy after transurethral resection of bladder tumor for muscle invasive bladder cancer Full Text Chinese Journal of Cancer Research, November 21, 2014    Clinical Article

15 History and epidemiology of antibiotic susceptibilities of Neisseria gonorrhoeae Current Drug Targets, November 21, 2014    Review Article

16 Association of single nucleotide polymorphisms in the USF1, GTF2A1L and OR2W3 genes with non-obstructive azoospermia in the Chinese population Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics, November 21, 2014

17 Safety considerations of mammalian target of rapamycin inhibitors in tuberous sclerosis complex and renal transplantation The Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, November 21, 2014    Review Article

18 An infertile 45,X male with a SRY-bearing chromosome 13: A clinical case report and literature review Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics, November 21, 2014

19 DNA fragmentation in human sperm after magnetic-activated cell sorting Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics, November 21, 2014    Clinical Article

20 Sperm proteome: What is on the horizon? Reproductive Sciences, November 21, 2014

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PCA3 useful for early diagnosis of prostate cancer

Based on a meta-analysis reported in the Chinese Medical Journal, prostate cancer antigen 3 (PCA3) can be used for the early diagnosis of prostate cancer and to avoid unnecessary biopsies, with a sensitivity of 0.82, a specificity of 0.962, a positive likelihood ratio of 2.39, a negative likelihood ratio of 0.51, and a diagnostic odds ratio of 4.89.

3-month PSA is a predictor of BCR-free survival after radical prostatectomy

As reported in the International Journal of Clinical Oncology, the 5-year biochemical recurrence (BCR)-free survival rate is significantly higher in patients with a 3-month PSA level < 0.010 ng/ml compared to patients with a 3-month PSA level between 0.010 and 100 ng/ml (92.6% vs. 57.4%). Amongst 174 men who underwent radical prostatectomy for clinically localized prostate cancer, 18.4% had a BCR and the median time to BCR was 16 months.

Water restriction improves nocturia

As reported in the International Journal of Urology, daytime/night-time water restriction significantly improves nocturia in patients with urine production ≥ 30 mL/kg.


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