External beam radiotherapy plus androgen deprivation therapy showed superior overall survival compared with EBRT plus a brachytherapy boost in men with intermediate- and high-risk prostate cancer.
Ajjai Shivaram Alva, MBBS, highlights ongoing advances made in the treatment of patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma.
Shirish M. Gadgeel, MD, MBBS, professor, University of Michigan Medicine, discusses the updated results of the phase III KEYNOTE-189 trial in metastatic nonsquamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).
Steven J. Katz, MD, discusses his study of patient reaction to surgeon recommendations about contralateral prophylactic mastectomy for patients with breast cancer.
David Arenberg, MD, associate professor, Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan, discusses preliminary results of a low-cost intervention to improve tobacco cessation practices within a large university health system.
Shitanshu Uppal, MD, discusses a study of racial and ethnic disparities in guideline-based care for women with locally advanced cervical cancer and the need for a more comprehensive registry process.
Daniel Eidelberg Spratt, MD, assistant professor, radiation oncology, University of Michigan Health System, discusses the combination of immunotherapy and radiation in patients with prostate cancer.
A sharp decline has been observed in the overall rate of men receiving treatment for prostate cancer.