Clinical and pathologic staging of localized prostate cancer: an update

A new review by Epstein, currently available on line in the Journal of Urology, provides a detailed analysis of the clinical significance of various factors in determining prognostic risk for newly diagnosed and recently treated patients with localized prostate cancer. … READ MORE …

Prostate cancer news reports: Friday, June 12, 2009

Todays news reports adddress:

  • Surgeon and hospital volume and outcomes to radical prostatectomy
  • Adverse events associated with the use of hypofractionated, dose-escalated, IMRT
  • Quality of sexual function after external beam radiation therapy
  • Percentage of positive biopsy cores and response to first-line hormone therapy … READ MORE …