Prostate Cancer

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radiation costs, vary, Medicare cancer patients, UC San Diego, Journal of Oncology Practice
News | Radiation Therapy | August 19, 2015
August 19, 2015 — Cost of radiation therapy among Medicare patients varied most widely because of factors unrelated to...
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TULSA-PRO image courtesy of Profound Medical

News | Prostate Cancer | August 07, 2015
August 7, 2015 — Philips and Profound Medical Corp., a Toronto-based medical device company, announced a joint...
Videos | Radiation Oncology | July 31, 2015
Joseph Deasy, Ph.D., discusses his study on dose-volume relations for late rectal bleeding in 1,001 patients from five...
low-risk prostate cancer, increased radiation, survival benefit, Perelman
Feature | Radiation Oncology | July 17, 2015
July 17, 2015 - Increased radiation dose is associated with higher survival rates in men with medium- and high-risk...
localized prostate cancer, management, active surveillance, androgen, radiation
News | Radiation Oncology | July 08, 2015
July 8, 2015 - Findings from a study in the July 7 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)...
prostate cancer, surgery, radiation therapy, side effects, University of Toronto
Feature | Radiation Oncology | July 07, 2015
July 7, 2015 - New study findings reveal that more complications occur in patients treated with radiation therapy...
Dr. Samadi Prostate Cancer Center, New York, biopsy, detection, ultrasound, MRI
News | Radiation Oncology | July 06, 2015
July 6, 2015 - The Dr. Samadi Prostate Cancer Center in New York City is now offering a full suite of new genetic...
Siemens, PETNET Solutions, prostate cancer, PET/CT imaging, tracer, New York
News | Molecular Imaging | June 24, 2015
June 24, 2015 - Siemens' PETNET Solutions, a wholly owned subsidiary of Siemens Healthcare, announced it will provide...
Augmenix, SpaceOAR, pivotal trial, prostate-rectum spacing system, positive
News | June 22, 2015
June 22, 2015 - Augmenix Inc. announced the publication of the 222-patient pivotal study designed to evaluate safety...
ScanMed, ProCure, prostate/pelvic MRI coil, prostate cancer
Technology | June 22, 2015
June 22, 2015 - ScanMed announced the introduction of the non-invasive, wearable ProCure prostate/pelvic magnetic...
prostate cancer, active surveillance, Stacy Loeb, Urological Association, AUA
News | June 16, 2015
June 16, 2015 - Four studies evaluating effectiveness, trends and other considerations for active surveillance in...
molecular MRI, contrast agents, PSMA, cancer, SNMMI, Sangeeta Ray
News | June 16, 2015
June 16, 2015 - The prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA) biomarker is the bullseye for three new magnetic...
News | Molecular Imaging | June 12, 2015
June 12, 2015 - A first-in-human study shows how a powerful new drug finds and attaches itself to the ovarian and...
Siemens, Blue Earth Diagnostics, PET/CT, U.S. agreement, PETNET
News | June 12, 2015
June 12, 2015 - Siemens' PETNET Solutions Inc. has entered into a nationwide agreement with U.K.-based Blue Earth...
PET, PSMA, radiotracer, SNMMI 2015, prostate cancer
Feature | June 12, 2015
June 12, 2015 - A new molecular imaging agent has been demonstrated to find prostate cancer that has spread to other...
prostate cancer, recurrence, PET/CT, PSMA-ligand, Matthias Eiber, Ga-68
News | May 28, 2015
May 28, 2015 — The novel Ga-68-PSMA-ligand positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) has substantially...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Prostate Cancer | May 26, 2015
Detecting metastatic disease early is key. Sand Lake Imaging, Florida, provides great value to both patients and...
PSA, prostate cancer, AUA, screening, USPSTF
News | May 26, 2015
May 26, 2015 — Three new studies evaluating the primary care trends in prostate cancer screening were presented during...
prostate cancer, biomarkers, AUA, mpMRI, biopsy
News | May 21, 2015
May 21, 2015 — Five new studies evaluating the use of imaging and urine-based biomarkers as ways to improve prostate...
Mount Sinai, focal therapy, prostate cancer, Rastinehad, fusion-guided biopsy
News | May 18, 2015
May 18, 2015 — Mount Sinai (New York) is expanding its use of an image-guided technology that focuses on removing only...