Prostate Cancer

Results from a randomized controlled trial comparing permanent radioactive implants (brachytherapy) with dose-escalated external beam radiotherapy in patients with prostate cancer showed brachytherapy patients were twice as likely to be cancer-fre...

Augmenix Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of the SpaceOAR System, cleared as a spacer to protect the rectum in men undergoing prostate cancer (PCa) radiotherapy. Despite many advancements in PCa radiotherapy, t...

Two new studies from the University of Virginia School of Medicine have cast doubt on the wisdom of delaying radiation treatment for prostate cancer as long as possible after the removal of the prostate. The pervading belief is that doing so helps...

Multi-parametric MR imaging is increasingly being used in imaging of the prostate. In addition to conventional indications such as staging, emerging clinical indications for prostate MRI include patients with elevated PSA with negative biopsies, t...

PSA, prostate cancer, AUA, screening, USPSTF
Three new studies evaluating the primary care trends in prostate cancer screening were presented during the 110th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American...
prostate cancer, biomarkers, AUA, mpMRI, biopsy
Five new studies evaluating the use of imaging and urine-based biomarkers as ways to improve prostate cancer detection will be presented during the 110th...
Mount Sinai, focal therapy, prostate cancer, Rastinehad, fusion-guided biopsy
Mount Sinai (New York) is expanding its use of an image-guided technology that focuses on removing only cancerous tissue in the prostate, sparing the rest of...
McKesson Specialty Health, Guideline Explorer, cancer, iPad, Clear Value Plus
McKesson Specialty Health announced the availability of Clear Value Plus – Guideline Explorer to iPad users. The Guideline Explorer app is...
McKesson Specialty Health, Guideline Explorer, cancer, iPad, Clear Value Plus
The Clear Value Plus – Guideline Explorer iPad app from McKesson Specialty Health is a mobile reference tool that gives users access
The newest version of the American College of Radiology (ACR) Appropriateness Criteria updated 19 appropriateness criteria topics and added...
Physicians who use the clinical reference tool, DynaMed from EBSCO Health, can now access the valuable, evidence-based content...

Articles

brachytherapy, ESTRO, radiotherapy, five-year recurrence, ASCENDE-RT
Results from a randomized controlled trial comparing permanent radioactive implants (brachytherapy) with dose-escalated external beam radiotherapy in patients...
Virginia, prostate cancer, adjuvant radiation therapy, prostatectomy, salvage
Two new studies from the University of Virginia School of Medicine have cast doubt on the wisdom of delaying radiation treatment for prostate cancer as long as...
Gene Predicts Radiation-induced Toxicity Risk
Key genetic variants may affect how cancer patients respond to radiation treatments, according to a clinical study published this week in Nature Genetics...
Prostate Biopsy Ultrasound MRI Rush Medical Center Chicago
Urologists at Rush University Medical Center are the first in Chicago to offer a powerful new tool for visualizing and monitoring the prostate in men who have...

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Centricity, webinar, ZFV, ZFP, viewer, remote viewing system, enterprise
Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
The webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" educates participants about the state of the art clinical and emerging translational...

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