Cryoablation may help men whose prostate cancer recurs after radiation therapy avoid or delay retreatment with androgen deprivation therapy.
Patients younger than 65 years experienced net cancer costs that were higher for breast, colorectal, lung, and prostate cancer compared with patients who were 65 years and older.
The use of PARP inhibitors in patients with a variety of tumor types is backed by a growing body of research, and there is now strong justification for clinical trials of these agents in patients with prostate cancer.
Moving radium-223 (Xofigo) up in the treatment paradigm for patients with prostate cancer could provide better outcomes and longer survival, according to Richard G. Stock, MD.
Raoul S. Concepcion, MD, FACS, discusses the importance of research opportunities for residents.
Combining olaparib (Lynparza) with abiraterone acetate (Zytiga) reduced the risk of disease progression or death by 35% compared with abiraterone alone in pretreated patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.
Black men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer may experience greater benefits from chemotherapy and hormone-targeting treatment than their white counterparts.
Key opinion leaders spoke with OncLive ahead of the 2018 ASCO Annual Meeting to share the top abstracts they believe could have the greatest impact on clinical practice and patient outcomes across lymphomas, gastrointestinal cancers, genitourinary cancers, and lung cancer.
The FDA has approved a new formulation of abiraterone acetate in combination with methylprednisolone as a treatment for men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.
Apalutamide (Erleada) lowered the risk of PSA progression by 94% in patients with nonmetastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer, according to a posthoc analysis from the phase III SPARTAN trial.