Jennifer Erickstad, Author at Renal and Urology News

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PCa Care Mostly Follows Guidelines

SAN DIEGO—Most prostate cancer (PCa) patients receive care according to National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) guidelines, but guideline compliance varies significantly by risk group, age, and geographic location, study findings show.

Active Surveillance Underused

SAN DIEGO—Almost half of all patients diagnosed with prostate cancer could be treated using active surveillance (AS) based on National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) guidelines, but fewer than 10% actually receive this treatment strategy, data from a recent study suggest.

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