The Thursday morning news reports: January 8, 2009

This morning’s news reports address:

  • Prostate cancer risk and obesity (again)
  • Italian experience with HIFU at a median follow-up of about 2 years
  • The prognostic value of a 5-year PSA value <0.2 ng/ml in men treated with brachytherapy (with or without EBRT and/or hormones)
  • Proposed European guidelines on the need to remove the seminal vesicles during radical proostatectomy
  • Comparative quality of life in men treated with brachytherapy or EBRT
  • Data on picoplatin in treatment of HRPC READ MORE …