- Current options in bladder cancer management. Tootla, Joanne; Easterling, Alice D.; Cerrato, Paul L. // RN;Apr92, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p42
Discusses how to provide high-quality nursing care for patients with bladder cancer as it requires an understanding of cystectomy, urinary diversions, and chemotherapy regimens, along with a grasp of the psychological effects of treatment. Hematuria; Carcinoma in situ; Surgery; Providing preop...
- Deletion of the p16 and p15 genes in human bladder tumors. Orlow, Irene; Lacombe, Louis // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;10/18/95, Vol. 87 Issue 20, p1524
Evaluates the frequency of p16 and p15 gene alterations in human transitional cell bladder cancers. Associations between alterations in genes and tumor stage; Description of the method used in the study.
- Produce fights bladder cancer. // Consumer Reports on Health;May93, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p52
Cites a study done by the State University of New York which further validates evidence that fruits and vegetables help prevent assorted cancers. The higher the produce intake, the lower the risk of developing bladder cancer.
- Bladder cancer. van der Meijden, Adrian P. M. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/14/98, Vol. 317 Issue 7169, p1366
Focuses on bladder cancer. Risk factors; Etiology; Symptoms.
- Bladder cancer markers proliferate, but few make the grade. Overmyer, Mac // Urology Times;Jul96, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p5
Reports on the proliferation of bladder cancer markers in the United States. Effectiveness of the diagnostic measures; Clinical value of the diagnostic markers.
- Edible prevention. // Prevention;Jun93, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p12
Asserts that fruits and veggies can lower bladder-cancer risk. Details of new research which affirms this contention; How the study was conducted; The antitoxidant beta-carotene; Flavenoids and other helpful substances in fruits; Additional information and analysis.
- A tougher test. // Men's Health (10544836);Mar94, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p78
States that a new urine test has improved the standard test for bladder cancer.
- Clonal origin of bladder cancer. Sidransky, D.; Frost, P. // New England Journal of Medicine;3/12/92, Vol. 326 Issue 11, p737
Concludes that a number of bladder tumors can arise from the uncontrolled spread of a single transformed cell. Reports that these tumors can then grow independently with variable subsequent genetic alterations. Patients with cancer of the bladder who present with multiple tumors, appearing at...
- Bladder cancer--field versus clonal origin. Harris, A.L.; Neal, D.E. // New England Journal of Medicine;3/12/92, Vol. 326 Issue 11, p759
Editorial. Comments on a paper in the March 12, 1992 issue of `The New England Journal of Medicine,' by Sidransky and his colleagues, which deals with the clonal origin of multiple tumors of the bladder. Genetic changes in the bladder during early neoplasm and implications for other common...
- Data favor orthotopic diversion for bladder cancer patients. Guttman, Cheryl // Urology Times;Mar96, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p4
Reports on the trend towards orthotopic diversion in the management of bladder cancer patients. Advantages of orthotopic diversion over conventional methods such as cutaneous urinary diversions; Research supporting orthotopic diversions; Decrease in the risk for ileal neobladder.