Bladder neck contracture after radical surgery

New data suggest a slightly lower incidence of bladder neck contracture (BNC) in patients treated with robot-assisted (RALP) as opposed to open (ORP) radical prostatectomy in a modern series of patients. … READ MORE …

All the early Tuesday news: January 6, 2009

There are multiple news reports available today, including coverage of the following:

  • Vegetable consumption and prostate cancer risk
  • Anti-hypertensive medications and prostate cancer risk
  • Prostate cancer incidence among South Indian and Pakistani immigrants to the United States
  • Bladder neck contracture and type of surgery
  • Cytotoxic and targeted chemotherapies in the managment of prostate cancer
  • The impact of race on prostate cancer detection and choice of treatment … READ MORE …