Posts Tagged ‘Long-Term Functional Outcomes after Treatment for Localized Prostate Cance’

Active Treatment for Localized Prostate Cancer: Navigating a Sea of Adverse Effects

Posted by Deborah Doroshow, Ph.D. • February 5th, 2013

A 70 year-old gentleman comes to see you after a recent diagnosis of localized prostate cancer. He has decided to forgo watchful waiting and pursue active treatment, but he has heard that the two options he is considering – external beam radiation therapy and prostatectomy – are both associated with adverse effects.   Your patient explains… Read More…