Postresection intravesical instillation of gemcitabine decreases non-muscle-invasive urothelial cancer recurrenceMay 25, 2018
1. In this randomized controlled trial, time to recurrence was lower in patient with non-muscle-invasive urothelial cancer when treated with intravesical gemcitabine as compared to saline controls. 2. There was no difference in all-cause mortality between the two treatment groups. Evidence Rating: 1 (Excellent) Study Rundown: Non-muscle-invasive urothelial cancer is the most common form of 
Researchers assessed the use of cfDNA-based liquid biopsy to guide and expedite clinical trial enrollment for patients with with metastatic urothelial carcinoma.
After assessing and addressing nurse knowledge of use of the Confusion Assessment Method (CAM) tool, implementation of screening protocol improved interventions for older hospitalized patients who had undergone urological surgery. These results were presented in a poster at the NACNS 2018 Annual Conference.
Approximately 50% of patients with advanced urothelial carcinoma are unable to receive standard first-line cisplatin-based chemotherapy, indicating a need for additional treatment options.
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