International recommendations on treatment of “older” men

A Prostate Cancer Task Force of the International Society of Geriatric Oncology (SIOG) has just issued new recommendations on the management of prostate cancer in “older men” (by which the task force means men of more than 70 years of age). … READ MORE …

Managing prostate cancer in “unfit” geriatric patients

Falci et al. have reviewed available data on the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer in relatively unhealthy (“unfit”), elderly patients — from a European perspective. … READ MORE …

New year’s day reports: January 1, 2009

There are three reports in our first daily report for 2009, dealing with issues as varied as genetic profiling for prostate cancer risk, the relative merits of LRP and RALP, and the management of geriatric prostate cancer patients who are on long-term hormone therapy. … READ MORE …