Prostate cancer news reports: Monday, March 29, 2010

News reports over the weekend included:

  • Various review articles dealing with such matters as Gleason grading, numbers of cores taken at biopsy, the need for lymph node dissection, surgical technique and surgical margin control, and cryotherapy
  • The effect of a water extract of white cocoa tea on prostate cancer cells in vitro and in a mouse model … READ MORE …

The Wednesday news reports: January 7, 2009

Wednesday’s news reports include  items on:

  • The occurrence of “clinically insignificant” prostate cancer in an autopsy series
  • The value of a patient decision aid in management of localized prostate cancer
  • The clinical value of the 2005 International Society of Urologic Pathology Gleason Grading Consensus score (ISUP GS)
  •  Outcomes of radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer discovered incidental to a transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)
  • Outcomes of 11 cases of salvage robot-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy … READ MORE …