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Sunday, May 7th 2017

Loeb S, Stork B, Gold HT, Stout NK, Makarov DV, Weight C, Borgmann H. “Tweet this: how advocacy for breast and prostate cancers stacks up on social media.” BJU International 2017 May epub.  PMID: 28471484     Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2847148


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Tuesday, April 18th 2017

O’Connor EM, Nason GJ, O’Kelly F, Manecksha RP, Loeb S. “Newsworthiness vs scientific impact: are the most highly cited urology papers the most widely disseminated in the media?” BJU International 2017 Apr 18 epub.  PMID: 28418091     Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28418091


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Thursday, April 6th 2017

Lecture on “When to Biopsy: The Role for PSA and Novel Biomarkers”

01/2016 Lecture on “When to Biopsy: The Role for PSA and Novel Biomarkers” at the International Prostate Cancer Update in Vail, Colorado (January 2016)


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Thursday, March 16th 2017

 Key Papers


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Thursday, March 16th 2017

Loeb S, Folkvaljon Y, Damber JE, Alukal J, Lambe M, Stattin P.   “Testosterone Replacement Therapy and Risk of Favorable and Aggressive Prostate Cancer.”  Journal of Clinical Oncology 2017;35(13):1430-1436.  PMID: 28447913.     Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28447913   The relationship between testosterone replacement therapy and prostate cancer risk is controversial. We found no association between testosterone therapy and… Read More


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Thursday, March 16th 2017

Loeb S, Folkvaljon Y, Lambe M, Robinson D, Garmo H, Ingvar C, Stattin P. “Use of Phosphodiesterase Type 5 Inhibitors for Erectile Dysfunction and Risk of Malignant Melanoma.” JAMA 2015; 313: 2449-55. PMID: 26103029. Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26103029 A recent study suggested a possible link between phosphodiesterase inhibitors used for erectile dysfunction and risk of malignant melanoma…. Read More


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Saturday, March 4th 2017

Loeb S, Meyer C, Krasnova A, Curnyn C, Reznor G, Lepor H, Kibel AS, Trinh QD. “Risk of Small Bowel Obstruction After Robot-Assisted Versus Open Radical Prostatectomy.” Journal of Endourology  2016 Sep 11 epub.  PMID: 27615204 Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27615204


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Saturday, March 4th 2017

Annual Meeting of the Korean Urological Association

Seoul, Korea. October 12-15, 2016 Lecture topics: Prostate Cancer Markers, Active Surveillance, BPH Category: Prostate Cancer, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia    


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Saturday, March 4th 2017

Issues & Controversies in Urologic Cancer (ICUC) Conference 2017

Mony Tremblant, Canada. January 19-21, 2017 Category: Prostate Cancer Lecture topics: Prostate Cancer Markers, Active Surveillance, Prostate Biopsy  


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Saturday, March 4th 2017

LA Live 2nd University of Southern California Annual Conference: Practical Urology

Los Angeles, California. January 26, 2017 Lecture topic: Prostate Cancer Markers Category: Prostate Cancer Markers    


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