The weekend news reports: March 28, 2009

Today’s reports include information on:

  • Percentage of positive biopsy cores as a predictor for extraprostatic disease
  • The RALP learning curve
  • A surgical modification that improves recovery of continence
  • Radiation toxicity associated with HDR brachytherapy + EBRT

In a separate report we have dealt with a paper on the use of salvage brachytherapy for men with biochemical recurrence following first-line external beam radiation therapy. … READ MORE …