Time to standardize reporting of surgical margin data after radical prostatectomy?

It’s been a while since we last discussed the reporting of surgical margin status after radical prostatectomy and the prognostic value of positive surgical margins in determination of who would be wise to consider immediate, adjuvant radiation therapy as opposed to waiting until the need for salvage radiation therapy became evident. … READ MORE …

ASTRO committee issues evidence-based report on applicability of PBRT

People have strong views about the clinical use of proton beam radiation therapy (PBRT) in the management of localized prostate cancer. The Emerging Technology Committee of the American Society of Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has now published a report of the applicability of PBRT in many forms of cancer, including prostate cancer. … READ MORE …