Anticoagulants, radiation, and prostate cancer outcomes

Data presented last Monday at the annual meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) suggest a possible role of anticoagulant therapy (using drugs like aspirin, warfarin, or clopidogrel/Plavix) in combination with radiation for the treatment of localized prostate cancer. … READ MORE …

Prostate cancer radiotherapy in men on warfarin or Plavix

A recent study has assessed the risk of bleeding as a consequence of radiation therapy for localized prostate cancer in men being treated with anticoagulants . … READ MORE …