Whole-gland cryotherapy vs. radical prostatectomy as first-line treatment for localized disease

Over the years there have been very few studies that have attempted to make any type of direct comparison between outcomes of patients treated with whole-gland cryotherapy and outcomes of patients treated with other standard forms of whole gland therapy for localized prostate cancer. … READ MORE …

Whole-gland cryoablation as first-line therapy in prostate cancer patients > 75 years of age

Based on data collected in the Cryo On-Line Database (COLD), Dhar et al. have just published an analysis of data from a total of 860 men, all over 75 years of age, who were treated with whole-gland cryoablation for clinically localized prostate cancer at times dating back to at least 1995. … READ MORE …