Medical tourism is forex top spinner
4/26/2017 Orthopaedics, oncology, neurology and cardiology are the top four export revenue earners; strikingly, Ayurveda is a close fifth, much above other branches including urology, haematology, general medicine and nephrology. The report is part of the ...
KAPV medical college gets 48 more PG seats
4/26/2017 Nine super speciality departments such as cardiology, neurology, neuro surgery, nephrology, urology, paediatrics, plastic surgery and oncology had been functioning in the main building.
Botulinum toxin may be safe and effective for overactive bladder
4/26/2017 Intradetrusor injection of onabotulinumtoxin A (OnaBoNT-A) may be safe and effective for patients with overactive bladder, according to a study published in the Journal of Urology. Pradeep Tyagi, PhD, and colleagues identified peer-reviewed basic and ...
Clinical evaluation of tamsulosin in the relief of lower urinary tract symptoms in advanced prostate cancer patients.
4/26/2017 Additional administration of tamsulosin showed significantly greater and sooner relief in LUTS than ADT monotherapy, with good acceptability.
Insurance Type Affects Initial Dialysis Modality Choice
4/26/2017 “The nephrology community needs to be aware of this association and can hopefully improve the use of PD,” Samaya Qureshi, MD, and colleagues at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, concluded in a poster presentation.
Testing the limits of an unsolicited invitation
4/26/2017 John McCool, a freelance medical editor and big “Seinfeld” fan, knew the unsolicited invitation from Urology & Nephrology Open Access Journal to submit a paper was unscrupulous. The journal has been labeled “predatory,” meaning it trolls researchers ...
Initial Low-Dose Etelcalcetide Feasible for SHPT Patients
4/26/2017 In an open-label extension trial lasting 2 years, Geoffrey Block, MD, of Denver Nephrology in Denver, and colleagues compared the 2 starting doses of the medication.
Reduced Kidney Function a Major Cause of Cardiovascular Deaths
4/26/2017 (HealthDay News) -- Kidney disease is a major cause of cardiovascular deaths worldwide, according to a study published online in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. Based on data from 188 countries at 6 time points between 1990 and 2013, ...
Spine injury patients gather for empowerment
4/26/2017 During the 'doctors' session', specialists in neurology, urology, nephrology, spine injuries, embryology and infertility inspired and counselled affected persons to go for rehabilitation for independent and respectable social life.
Impact of the medical specialty on knowledge regarding multidrug-resistant organisms and strategies toward ...
4/26/2017 We aimed at evaluating attitude, perception, and knowledge about multidrug-resistant organisms (MDRO) and antibiotic prescribing among urologists versus other medical specialties. Within the MR2-study ... International urology and nephrology. 2017 Apr ...