Prostate Cancer: Diagnosis and clinical management

Prostate Cancer: Diagnosis and clinical management

Editor(s): Ashutosh K. Tewari, Peter Whelan, John D. Graham

Published Online: 24 JAN 2014 09:35PM EST

Print ISBN: 9781118347355

Online ISBN: 9781118347379

DOI: 10.1002/9781118347379

About this Book

Do you manage patients with prostate cancer? 

Could you use an expert guide examining all possible management options?

Prostate Cancer: diagnosis and clinical management providesurologists and oncologists of all levels with up-to-date, evidence-based guidance to the diagnosis, treatment and clinical management of a disease which accounts for a quarter of all cancers affecting men.

Designed to be as practical and accessible as possible, leading experts discuss key issues in prostate cancer management and examine how to deliver best practice in the clinical care of their patients.  Topics covered include:

  • What must be considered when counseling newly-diagnosed cancer patients
  • Radical surgery options for prostate cancer
  • Novel therapies for localized prostate cancer
  • How should metastatic prostate cancer be diagnostic and managed
  • What are the best methods of administering end of life care for the patient

Brought to you by a highly experienced editor team, and containing key points, management algorithms, practice tips and the latest AUA and EAU clinical guidelines, this is the ideal consultation tool for doctors both on the wards and in the office.

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 2

      Diagnosis and Screening (pages 16–33)

      Yiannis Philippou, Harveer Dev and Prasanna Sooriakumaran

    3. Chapter 10

      Novel Therapies for Localized Prostate Cancer (pages 191–210)

      Massimo Valerio, Mark Emberton, Manit Arya and Hashim U. Ahmed

    4. Chapter 11

      Posttherapy Follow-up and First Intervention (pages 211–229)

      Ernesto R. Cordeiro, Anastasios Anastasiadis, Matias Westendarp, Jean J.M.C.H. de la Rosette and Theo M. de Reijke

    5. Chapter 14

      New Therapies in Hormone Relapsed Disease (pages 265–286)

      Carmel Pezaro, Aurelius Omlin, Diletta Bianchini and Johann de Bono

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