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13-08-2019 | Oncology | Highlight | Article

Meta-analysis supports MRI plus targeted biopsy for prostate cancer diagnosis

Prebiopsy multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging plus targeted biopsy is associated with increased detection of clinically significant prostate cancer versus ultrasonography-guided systematic biopsy alone, study data show.

09-08-2019 | Prostate cancer | News | Article

‘Superior’ detection of biochemical recurrence with PSMA PET–CT

68Ga-prostate-specific membrane antigen-11 should be the “tracer of choice” for PET–CT to detect the postoperative biochemical recurrence of prostate cancer, say researchers who conducted a comparative imaging trial.

05-08-2019 | Oncology | News | Article

HIV infection associated with worse prostate cancer outcomes

Older individuals with HIV and prostate cancer have worse outcomes than corresponding cancer patients without HIV, according to a large database study from the USA.

02-08-2019 | Oncology | News | Article

Darolutamide added to armamentarium for nonmetastatic CRPC

Read more about this US FDA approval here

30-07-2019 | Oncology | Main feed | News

Decision aids unlikely to influence men considering prostate cancer screening

Current decision aids probably have no influence on whether physicians and patients discuss prostate cancer screening or decide to undergo screening, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis.

17-07-2019 | Oncology | News | Article

ADT use associated with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia

Older prostate cancer patients who use androgen deprivation therapy may be at increased risk for developing Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, findings indicate.

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