Immigrant Nurse Calls Caring for Veterans ‘Pinnacle’ of Her Career

Immigrant Nurse Calls Caring for Veterans ‘Pinnacle’ of Her Career

Patients suffering from a wide range of disease and injury converge on the Fresno VA Medical Center.
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Altus AFB Pharmacy Speeds Care With Cold and Flu Packs

Altus AFB Pharmacy Speeds Care With Cold and Flu Packs

The program not only saves time, it also is saving money.
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VA Activates Emergency Plan Ahead of Hurricane Irma

VA Activates Emergency Plan Ahead of Hurricane Irma

With Hurricane Irma heading toward Florida, the VA acted quickly to move vulnerable patients out of harm’s way and provide support for the state’s veterans.
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From the Editor in Chief

From the Editor in Chief

“The current approach to the opioid epidemic is just as ineffective as managing a cholera outbreak by treating victims without ever bothering to find the
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    BALTIMORE—Although physical rehabilitation is one of the few nonpharmaceutical therapies for maintaining or improving walking ability for patients with multiple sclerosis, many patients aren’t able to benefit because of travel distance to rehabilitation clinics, neurological disability and limited insurance coverage.… Read More

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  • Factors Affecting Biochemical Recurrence of Prostate Cancer

    DURHAM, NC—What is the association between lowest prostate-specific antigen (PSA) and time to nadir with biochemical recurrence (BCR) risk after radical prostatectomy (RP)? A study published recently in the journal Urology used the SEARCH database to try to answer that… Read More

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  • Visceral Metastases Predict Overall PC Survival in Veterans

    DURHAM, NC—Visceral metastases (VMs) are generally believed to predict worse prognoses compared with bone and lymph metastases in men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC). Still, a new study published in the journal European Urology Focus pointed out that not… Read More

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  • Veterans With PTSD Fare Worse With Concurrent Prostate Cancer

    EAST NORTHPORT, NY—Being diagnosed with prostate cancer can be difficult enough. But what happens when the patient also is a veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)? A presentation at the 2017 American Society of Clinical Oncology explored that question.1 A… Read More

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