New decision aid for men with clinically localized prostate cancer

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has just released a new, free decision aid to assist men diagnosed with clinically localized prostate cancer in the assessment of their management options. … READ MORE …

Proton beam radiation: a systematic review

A recent article in the Annals of Internal Medicine, commissioned by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and carried out by investigators at the Tufts Medical Center Evidence-based Practice Center in Boston, concludes that “Evidence on the comparative effectiveness and safety of charged-particle radiation therapy in cancer is needed to assess the benefits, risks, and costs of treatment alternatives.” … READ MORE …