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Common Urological Problems


Aspirin may help fight prostate cancer

There is promising evidence aspirin can help drastically cut deaths among prostate cancer patients, a U.S. researcher says.

Dr. Kevin Choe of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas says men with prostate cancer who take anti-coagulants such as aspirin in addition to radiation therapy or surgery may be able to cut… Aspirin may help fight prostate cancer   

Aspirin before heart surgery reduces the risk of post-operative acute kidney failure

Aspirin taken for five days before a heart operation can halve the numbers of patients developing post-operative acute kidney failure, according to research presented at the European Anaesthesiology Congress in Paris today (Sunday).

Professor Jianzhong Sun (MD, PhD), professor and attending anaesthesiologist at Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University (Philadelphia, USA), told the meeting… Aspirin before heart surgery reduces the risk of post-operative acute kidney failure   

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