The news report: Friday, April 10, 2009

Today’s news reports deal with:

  • A comparative, single institution study of RALP vs RRP
  • Bone mineral density and osteoporosis in men treated with intermittent hormone therapy
  • Transdermal testosterone therapy in men with castration-resistant prostate cancer

In a separate report we have discussed the development of a pre-biopsy risk assessment nomogram that incorporates results from PCA3 testing. … READ MORE …

The Friday news reports: April 3, 2009

This morning’s news reports cover:

  • Decision making and prostate cancer testing among African Americans
  • Inflammation and prostate cancer etiology
  • Minimally invasive penile prosthesis surgery
  • High-intensity focused ultrasound in first-line treatment
  • Intermittent hormone therapy … READ MORE …

Two European studies suggest value of intermittent hormone therapy

Two European studies that have just been published appear to validate the long-term concept of intermittent hormone therapy (IHT). … READ MORE …