Outcomes after surgery for spinal cord compression among men with metastatic prostate cancer

Spinal cord compression is a relatively common consequence of advanced, metastatic prostate cancer. Treatment has historically involved reconstructive surgery to relieve the compression and stabilize the spine. … READ MORE …

Prostate cancer news reports: Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Today’s news reports deal with items on:

  • The mechanism of action of D,L-sulforaphane
  • Isolation of an active protein from the bitter melon plant
  • The potential of focal therapy for localized prostate cancer
  • Reconstruction of the lower urinary tract after radical prostatectomy
  • Hypofractionated intensity-modulated arc radiotherapy in  N1 prostate cancer … READ MORE …