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The Current State of Hormonal Therapy for Prostate Cancer†
Article first published online: 31 DEC 2008
Copyright © 2002 American Cancer Society
CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians
Volume 52, Issue 3, pages 154–179, May/June 2002
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Hellerstedt, B. A. and Pienta, K. J. (2002), The Current State of Hormonal Therapy for Prostate Cancer. CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians, 52: 154–179. doi: 10.3322/canjclin.52.3.154
- Issue published online: 31 DEC 2008
- Article first published online: 31 DEC 2008
Androgen deprivation therapy remains a mainstay of treatment for men with prostate cancer. New uses for hormonal therapy, including use in the adjuvant and neoadjuvant setting, are being evaluated. Prevention of the side effects of therapy has led to the development of alternative schedules and therapeutics.