May 2017 | Urologists in Cancer Care

Guideline Update Clarifies Role of Brachytherapy for Patients With Newly Diagnosed Prostate Cancer

May 24, 2017

The American Society of Clinical Oncology and Cancer Care Ontario have jointly updated their guideline for using brachytherapy treatment for patients with newly diagnosed prostate cancer who require or choose active treatment and are not considering, or are not suitable for, active surveillance.

AUA Releases Consensus Statements on 3 Main Methods of Prostate MRI, Targeted Biopsy

May 23, 2017

The American Urological Association, in collaboration with the Society of Abdominal Radiology, convened for a Prostate Cancer Disease Focused Panel to conduct a literature review and create consensus statements regarding the role of prostate magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and MRI-targeted biopsy in patients with a prior negative biopsy.