Obesity Information Center
Researchers assessed the effects of weight loss on disease activity and cardiovascular risk factors in patients with psoriatic arthritis and obesity.
In the United States, the rate of prostate cancer screening is down, and the number of men diagnosed with the disease has also dropped.
Two clinicians fail to
follow up after referring a patient with significant prostatic symptoms.
Dermatology Information Center
At AAD VMX 2021, researchers presented data on skin clearance rates through 5 years with guselkumab in patients with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis.
Psoriasis Information Center
Nearly 30% of patients lost at least one partial work day because of health concerns related to psoriatic arthritis.
Men should regularly be screened for prostate cancer, the leading cause of cancer death for men in the United States.
Provisional clinical opinion from ASCO suggests benefit for men with longer life expectancy
Prostate cancer is the most common male-related malignancy in the US, the second most common cause of cancer-related death among men.
An experimental blood test detects prostate cancer so accurately that it may supplant prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels as a screening tool. Researchers at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore discovered an early prostate cancer antigen (EPCA-2) that functions as a biomarker. In a sample of 330 men, EPCA-2 levels were positive in 94% of those who…
When a clinician fails to order a repeat PSA test for a patient with suspected prostatitis, legal issues arise.