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AAD: Ustekinumab Cuts Vascular Inflammation in Psoriasis

February 20, 2018. 12:00 PM CST. Reduction in total aortic vascular inflammation with ustekinumab versus increase with placebo Read article

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Prognostic Model Developed for Immunotx of Urothelial Cancer

February 09, 2018 Model, based on six factors, predicts overall survival for patients treated with atezolizumab

Apalutamide Active in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

February 08, 2018 Apalutamide prolongs metastasis-free survival in non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer

Very Low-Calorie Diet Prompts Brief Heart Function Drop

February 07, 2018 44 percent rise in myocardial triglyceride content; tied to reduction in systolic, diastolic function

CABG May Be Better Than PCI for 3-Vessel Dz in Younger Adults

January 30, 2018 PCI had higher MI, repeat revascularization, adverse CV and cerebrovascular risks in patients ≤50 years

Decreased Survival When Surgery Refused for Esophageal Cancer

January 30, 2018 Worse median survival when refusing recommended surgery versus choosing surgery, neoadjuvant tx

Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome Ups Risk of Recurrent Prostate Cancer

January 26, 2018 Following radical prostatectomy, higher BMI increases risk of recurrence for prostate cancer

Body Fat Linked to Breast Cancer Risk in Normal-BMI Women

January 26, 2018 High whole-body, trunk fat mass tied to higher risk of ER-positive breast cancer in postmenopausal women

Sleep Duration, Cycle Linked to Childhood Body Weight

January 26, 2018 Shorter sleep duration, more fragmented circadian rhythms, increased intradaily variability tied to BMI

ASA: High Adherence to MIND Diet May Benefit Stroke Survivors

January 26, 2018 Following the diet is associated with a slower rate of global cognitive decline among stroke survivors

ASA: Combo of BP, Cholesterol Meds Tied to Reduced Stroke Risk

January 25, 2018 44 percent drop in stroke for those with intermediate CVD risk receiving candesartan/HCTZ, rosuvastatin

ASA: Benefits for Endovascular Tx Six to 16 Hours After Stroke

January 25, 2018 Higher percentage of patients functionally independent at 3 months with endovascular therapy

ASA: Few Stroke Survivors Have Ideal Cardiovascular Health

January 25, 2018 Improved BP, cholesterol control from 1988-1994 to 2011-2014 but increases in obesity, diabetes

ASA: Many Stroke Patients Not Receiving Timely Rehab Services

January 24, 2018 Non-white patients may have reduced odds of receiving timely outpatient rehabilitation therapy

ASA: Spontaneous Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Rising in Pregnancy

January 24, 2018 Proportion of sSAH higher for African-American and Hispanic women, and for those aged 20 to 29 years

ASCO: Liquid Biopsy Accurate for Detecting Colorectal Cancer

January 17, 2018 Novel assay to detect circulating tumor cells has high sensitivity, specificity for precancerous lesions