Modern Medicine Feature Articles

Gender-based reasons for avoiding HPV vaccinationAn analysis of data from the National Immunization Survey-Teen (NIS-TEEN) 2015 shows that parental concerns about human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination are gender-specific.
Radiation dose escalation fails to improve OS in PCaThere were significant improvements among those studied on the higher radiation dose in terms of biochemical failure and distant metastases, however.
MRI-targeted Bx found superior to standard approachPracticing urologists should consider the potential value of performing a multiparametric MRI for a biopsy in men with suspected prostate cancer based on results from the PRECISION trial, says Veeru Kasivisvanathan, MRCS.
[Quiz]: Recurrent urinary tract infections in a male
Understanding genetic testing for hereditary disease
Understanding genetic testing for hereditary diseaseGenetic testing is becoming more successful and is expanding in scope. Understand how the process works and how to guide your patients through it. Find out what is involved and how to manage genetic testing…plus access a list of resources for you and your patient.
Understand the trends, better serve patientsASAPS reports that two-thirds of all cosmetic procedures performed in the U.S. are now minimally invasive.
How a focus on dieting in kids can impact generationsStressing dieting over healthy eating in teenagers can cause lifelong weight and diet problems than can extend for generations.
A critical examination of facial expressionWhat happens when facial expressions don’t match up to what people see as “natural”? Meet artist Gary Faigin, The Face Doctor of facial expression.
Revisiting KybellaKybella generated a lot of buzz when it was approved in 2015 as an injectable treatment for double chins. What do physicians have to say about it three years later?
Management of nocturia: An unmet need in LUTSIn this article, we review the underlying causes of nocturia and outline an approach to its diagnostic evaluation and treatment.