England’s Courtney Lawes wants racists in rugby union named and shamed

The England captain Courtney Lawes believes “unacceptable” racist behaviour must be stamped out of rugby and those responsible named and shamed following last week’s shocking revelations by his former teammate Luther Burrell. Lawes, who is only the second black player to captain the England men’s side, admitted he was shocked to read Burrell’s alarming testimony […]

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PSA-based endpoints should not be used as surrogate endpoints for recurrent prostate cancer

Results from a surrogacy analysis of the NRG-RTOG 9601 trial indicated that biochemical failure was not an adequate surrogate endpoint for overall survival for patients with recurrent prostate cancer following prostatectomy. The analysis suggested that metastasis-free survival (MFS) should be considered the current, best surrogate endpoint for OS in this population. These findings were published […]

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