Prostate Cancer Articles

Enzalutamide Could Have Pivotal Role in Metastatic Hormone-Sensitive Prostate Cancer
Christopher Sweeney, MBBS, discusses the results of the ENZAMET trial and the next steps for researching the efficacy of enzalutamide in the treatment of patients with metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer.
Lead Investigator Highlights Apalutamide Efficacy in Metastatic Castration-Sensitive Prostate Cancer
Kim Chi, MD, discusses how the next-generation androgen receptor inhibitor apalutamide in combination with androgen deprivation therapy could be a new standard of care for patients with metastatic castration-sensitive prostate cancer.
Update Shows Depth of Darolutamide Benefit in Nonmetastatic CRPC
Karim Fizazi, MD, PhD, discusses the impact of darolutamide on pain progression and quality of life in patients with nonmetastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.
Enzalutamide Improves rPFS Regardless of PSA Levels in Hormone-Sensitive Prostate Cancer
Enzalutamide in combination with androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) in men with metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer demonstrated significantly improved radiographic progression-free survival versus placebo plus ADT, regardless of baseline prostate-specific antigen levels, according to expanded findings from the ARCHES study.
Evan Y. Yu, MD, discusses updated data from cohort A of the KEYNOTE-365 trial in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.
Urologists Will Need Training in Immuno-Oncology Adverse Events
As immunotherapy has become increasingly utilized, urologists are more frequently participating in the management of patients who are receiving immunotherapy.
The FDA approved indications in urologic cancers for 6 immune checkpoint inhibitors since 2015. That is unquestionably a good thing for patients, but the rise of these agents means that the role of the urologist in cancer care is changing, and some urologists are still on the fence about these agents.
Over the past 5 years, the need for urologists to continue to be the leaders— the quarterbacks—in the diagnosis and management of prostate cancer has often been discussed. History will attest to urologists' success in leading this charge.
The decision to expand a practice comes with great financial cost and administrative effort. For Urology Austin, however, the benefits for their patients have outweighed the challenges of such growth.
Named the medical invention of the Year by TIME magazine at the turn of the millennium, positron emission tomography/computed tomography has changed the landscape of cancer diagnosis, facilitating earlier detection and more accurate staging of a range of tumor types.
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