Recent studies provide guidance on which drugs should be used first to obtain the best outcomes.
Financial sacrifices also reported, with hardship and sacrifices more common in survivors aged 18 to 64.
Mean charge for standard 28-fraction was $111,728.80, 10.1 times the price paid by Medicare.
Repeated screening can be less frequent among men aged 55 to 60 years with a low baseline PSA level (below 2.00 ng/mL).
Investigators at UCSD sought to create a tool to help clinicians predict patients’ risk of persistent opioid use after treatment.
Behavioral intervention had no impact on time to progression among men with early-stage disease.
AUCs were 0.997, 0.986 for distinguishing between benign, malignant biopsy cores, respectively.
A study of an Asian population failed to find a link between the virus and malignancies outside of the liver.
Incidence up for all cancer sites combined and for prostate cancer, thyroid cancer, leukemia.
In a study, localized prostate cancer patients reported clinically meaningful differences in urinary, bowel, sexual, and hormonal function by management option up to 5 years of follow-up.