Saturday, June 12, 2010

Hospitalist Use Of Hand-carried Ultrasound: Preparing For Battle

UroToday.com - The urologists "stethoscope" has just been unveiled! Both GE and a company called SonoSite have made the hand-carried or pocket ultrasound device commercially available this month...

Gout Drug Benefits Kidney Disease Patients

A drug commonly used to treat gout may help maintain kidney disease patients' health, according to an analysis appearing in an upcoming issue of the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN)...

Distress In Patients With Interstitial Cystitis: Do Illness Representations Have A Role To Play?

UroToday.com - Research examining the impact of chronic illness has consistently shown that individuals often demonstrate large variations in adaptation, and objective measures of illness severity can often be incongruous with expected physical and psychological outcomes...

European Patient Survey Add Weight To Expert Call For Greater Clinical Consensus On BTCP

Further results from the European Survey of Breakthrough Cancer Pain(1) were presented for the first time at the 6th Research Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) in Glasgow...

Nuclear Pores Call On Different Assembly Mechanisms At Different Cell Cycle Stages

Nuclear pores are the primary gatekeepers mediating communication between a cell's nucleus and its cytoplasm. Recently these large multiprotein transport channels have also been shown to play an essential role in developmental gene regulation...

A New Therapy Paradigm For Prostate Cancer Founded On Clinical Observations

UroToday.com - In the February 15, 2010 issue of Clinical Cancer Research, Drs. Eleni Efstathiou and Christopher Logothetis present their paradigm regarding the prostate cancer (CaP) tumor microenvironment and how it contributes to CaP progression and response to therapy...

Friday, June 11, 2010

Mehmet Oz

ARTICLE in full Mehmet Cengiz Oz born June 11, 1960, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S. Turkish American surgeon, educator, author, and television personality who cowrote the popular YOU series of health books and hosted The Dr.