Management of men with bone metastasis over time

A new review article in issue 2 of Everyday Urology addresses the topic of bone mets, quality of life, and related factors in the management of advanced and metastatic prostate cancer over time. … READ MORE …

A useful new series of clinical review articles

At least some of our readers will be interested in knowing about a series of straightforward, clinical review articles on various aspects of prostate cancer diagnosis and management that have just started to be published on line in a new journal called Everyday Urology – Oncology Insights. … READ MORE …

How cancer metastasizes — a large-scale review

For those who are really interested in the slow if steady progress toward an understanding of why and how cancer cells metastasize out of the organ they are formed in (e.g., the prostate) to spread through the body (e.g., the spine, other bones, the lungs, the liver, etc.) … READ MORE …

Focal cryotherapy in the treatment of localized prostate cancer

A recent article in Expert Review of Anticancer Therapy has assessed the effectiveness and safety of focal cryotherapy in the first- and second-line treatment of localized prostate cancer. … READ MORE …

RALP in treatment of high-risk prostate cancer: a systematic review

Researchers from City of Hope in Los Angeles have conducted an expert, systematic review of the published literature on the use of robot-assisted, laparoscopic radical prostatectomy (RALP) in the management of high-risk, localized prostate cancer. … READ MORE …

New review of current practice in use of LHRH receptor agonists and antagonists

The full text of a recent review on the use of LHRH receptor agonists (e.g., leuprolide acetate, goserelin acetate) asnd LHRH receptor antagonists (e.g., degarelix) has recently been published by Shore et al. in Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases. The full text of the article is also available on line on the Medscape Oncology web site.

Active surveillance — a comprehensive review (with comment)

In another article in European Urology, Dall’Era et al. have provided a thorough review of published outcome data from the seven largest known series of patients being managed under active surveillance (AS). Unfortunately the full text of this article is not available on line. … READ MORE …