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 •  November 15

Scientists have developed a way to deliver cisplatin nanoparticles to treat nonmuscle-invasive bladder cancer. In newly published animal studies, they show the approach is less toxic than treatment with regular cisplatin and, potentially, more efficacious. In short, the use of intravesical cisplatin nanoparticles reduces cancer cell proliferation...

ModernMedicine

 •  August 14

There are many reasons why patients might avoid vaccination, but the development of a new patch may help. A microneedle patch (MNP) has been developed that does not require refrigeration or sharps disposal, could be mailed to patients for self-administration and may appeal to individuals who hate shots. The patch was tested through a Phase I...

ModernMedicine

 •  July 10

Kristin L. Chrouser, MD, MPHThe AUA 2017 Quality Improvement and Patient Safety take-home messages also highlighted a QI project involving key stakeholders in catheter use and a QI program for robot-assisted radical prostatectomy that uses video clips. The take-homes were presented by Kristin L. Chrouser, MD, MPH, of the University of Minnesota,...