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IMRT Best Option for Prostate Cancer

For prostate cancer patients, intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) may offer better disease control than standard radiation therapy, but proton therapy won’t provide additional benefits, researchers found.

Men who had IMRT were less likely to need additional cancer therapy (RR 0.81, 95% CI 0.73 to 0.89), Ronald Chen, MD, MPH, of the University of North… IMRT Best Option for Prostate Cancer   



Study identifies when and how much various prostate cancer treatments will impact urinary and sexual functioning

Men with prostate cancer may one day be able to predict when and how much various treatments will impact their urinary and sexual functioning, thanks in part to new findings that researchers at Fox Chase Cancer Center presented at the American Society for Radiation Oncology’s 56th Annual Meeting on Tuesday, September 16.

Looking over… Study identifies when and how much various prostate cancer treatments will impact urinary and sexual functioning   



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