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The time to PSA progression in men with relapsing or locally advanced PCa was similar with intermittent and continuous androgen deprivation.
PSA doubling time increased from 28 to 76 months in patients performing exercise training.
But whether that's good or bad isn't yet clear
In small study, olaparib targeted gene mutation in men who had failed other therapy.
A year after the federal task force came out against routine PSA screening, diagnoses of low-risk PCa decreased by 38% and continued to fall.
Findings could have implications for active surveillance criteria for African Americans.
Reduction in prostate-specific antigen level in some patients with biochemical recurrence.
Men receiving active surveillance were 24 times more likely to die from causes other than prostate cancer over 15 years.
Giving docetaxel before abiraterone does not improve progression-free and overall survival compared with the reverse sequence.
The technique, with cognitive assistance, identified recurrent tumors in 80% of patients.
A PHI of 82 discriminated between patients with and without biochemical recurrence.
Primary care screening patterns have changed as a result of the USPSTF recommendation.
Biopsies triggered by an abnormal DRE alone were significantly less likely to detect clinically significant prostate cancer than biopsies triggered by an abnormal PSA alone.
Patients with higher PSA, shorter PSA doubling time more likely to have second bone scan.
In a small study of mCRPC patients, the median time on therapy increased by nearly 100 days and PSA declined in some subjects.
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