Data from a 300+ patient series treated with CyberKnife

Stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) — aka CyberKnife radiotherapy — is among the most recent methods developed for the treatment of prostate cancer using radiation. People have been waiting a while now to see early data from a large series of patients. … READ MORE …

Prostate cancer news reports: Thursday, February 18, 2010

Today’s news reports include commentary on studies dealing with:

  • Whether RALP outcomes are really comparable to those from RRP
  • Surgical expertise, surgical caseload, and pelvic lymphadenectomy in treatment of intermediate- and high-risk prostate cancer
  • Sexual function after first-line treatment with SBRT (CyberKnife)
  • Distinguishing true biochemical recurrence from a PSA “bounce” after 125I-based prostate brachytherapy … READ MORE …