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Metastasis-free survival is significantly longer among men with nonmetastatic

Darolutamide Slows Spread of Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

Significant survival benefit seen, adverse events similar between darolutamide and placebo
From 2010 to 2015

Use of Watchful Waiting Up for Low-Risk Localized Prostate Cancer

From 2010 to 2015, use of active surveillance/watchful waiting increased in low-risk disease
Finasteride is not associated with an increased risk for death due to prostate cancer

Finasteride Not Tied to Increase in Prostate Cancer Mortality

Finasteride tied to lower risk for death from prostate cancer, but lower risk not statistically significant
In prostate cancer

Toxicity From All-Grade AEs in Prostate CA Better Reflects QOL

Patient-reported toxicity scores more associated with quality-of-life outcomes than clinician-reported scores
Men with localized prostate cancer benefit from radical prostatectomy

Radical Prostatectomy Has Lasting Benefit for Localized Cancer

Mean 2.9 years gained after 23 years of follow-up among men with localized prostate cancer
Men with inflammatory bowel disease have an increased risk for prostate cancer

Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Prostate Cancer Linked

At age 60, men with inflammatory bowel disease have higher values of prostate-specific antigen
The combination of visual registration and image fusion should be used when targeted biopsy is being performed on men with suspected prostate cancer

Visual Registration + Image Fusion Best for Targeted Biopsy

Combination of the strategies identifies the most clinically important prostate cancers
For patients with prostate cancer

ADT May Up Risk for Heart Failure in Prostate Cancer Patients

Heart failure risk higher for androgen deprivation therapy users in propensity score-matched analysis
A lack of understanding of terminology

Barriers to Prostate Cancer Research in Black Men Identified

Mistrust, lack of knowledge, unfavorable attitudes are barriers to genomic testing, study participation

The American Society for Radiation Oncology, Oct. 21-24

The 60th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology The annual meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology...