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Top 10 Omaha Clinical Trials Questions

Why would I want to join a study and not get seen/treatment in the clinic? Most times, patients will receive more in depth and detailed care as well as close supervision from the research coordinator while enrolled in a clinical trial.  This is due to amount of data and feedback that needs to be collected…
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ProVent Study

ProVent Study is a randomized Phase 3, Open-label Trial of Sipuleucel-T administered to patients on active surveillance for newly diagnosed prostate cancer. What is the ProVent Study? The ProVent study is a randomized, open-label study designed to look at whether sipuleucel-T can slow the progression of prostate cancer for subjects in active surveillance, following sipuleucel-T…
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OAB Nerve Stimulation Treatment

Overactive Bladder (OAB) is a condition involving bothersome urinary symptoms including involuntary leakage of urine. OAB affects between 7% and 27% of men, and 9% and 43% of women. However, involuntary leakage of urine this is associated with a sudden need to urinate, is more common in women. Because of these symptoms, patients experience a…
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Prostate Cancer Screening & Treatment

The term “cancer” refers to a condition in which cells accumulate uncontrollably—the ability to regulate cell growth or death is lost. So instead of dying as they should, prostate cancer cells live longer than normal cells and form masses of abnormal cells known as tumors. Primary tumors are the original tumors; secondary tumors occur if…
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Control Your bladder, Don’t Let Your Bladder Control You

Going to the bathroom often? waking up all night?  Need to stop at every gas station? These can all be signs of an underlying bladder condition known as overactive bladder. Control Your bladder, Don’t Let Your Bladder Control You Overactive Bladder Overactive bladder is a common condition that may affect 15% of American women, spanning all adult…
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