Lisette Hilton
Lisette Hilton, president of Words Come Alive, has written about health care, the science and business of medicine, fitness and wellness for 25 years. Visit www.WordsComeAlive.com.
PCa immunotherapy: Response better when given before ADT
Administering sipuleucel-T (Provenge) before rather than after androgen deprivation therapy in men with biochemically recurrent prostate cancer appears to result in a more robust immunologic response, according to a recent study.
Prostate Ca: Immunotherapy consensus statement published
Statement authors recommend using immunotherapy prior to an androgen receptor-targeted agent in men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.
Patient preference: Male vs female surgeons
Do cosmetic patients have a gender preference when choosing a surgeon?
Survey reveals tattoo and tattoo removal behaviors
Do you offer tattoo removal? If so, understanding these patient motivations and barriers will benefit your practice.
Botox and the breast
Can Botox be used to treat capsular contracture?
Achieving the lower eyelid ideal
Achieving the lower eyelid ideal
One surgeon shares nuances of a combination treatment to rejuvenate the lower lid-cheek junction.
Bundle up to boost holiday sales
From skin care to gift certificates, experts weigh in on the best ways to boost business during the holiday season.
Mathematical model may predict PCa tumor growth, evolution
The novel tool could result in earlier prostate cancer diagnoses and less invasive testing, although a prostate cancer expert cautioned that the model makes multiple assumptions and has not been validated.
Nomogram helps predict biochemical failure risk post RP
Use of the nomogram, along with factors such as PSA level and family history, is a reliable, useful tool for helping urologists and their patients make better treatment decisions, says the author of a recent study.
The FACE-Q Eye Module
It’s a new tool that gathers patient feedback to communicate your cosmetic eye surgery prowess.

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