Items Tagged ‘androgen deprivation therapy’

May 1, 2018

Immediate vs Delayed Androgen Deprivation Therapy in Prostate Cancer

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CancerConnect News: There is an ongoing discussion about the optimal timing of using androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) in men with prostate cancer who have relapsed based on a rising prostate-specific antigen (PSA) and in men with early stage prostate cancer who are unable to receive more aggressive treatment. Some experts believe that ADT should be […]

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Tags: androgen deprivation therapy, hormone therapy, Immediate vs Delayed, News, Prostate Cancer


February 22, 2018

Xtandi® A New Standard Treatment for Men with Non-Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer?

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CancerConnect News:  Results from the Phase 3 PROSPER clinical trial in patients with non-metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (CRPC) were released this week at the 2018 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium in San Francisco and demonstrate that the use of Xtandi® (enzalutamide) plus androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) significantly reduced the risk of developing metastases or death by 71 […]

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Tags: adt, androgen deprivation therapy, castration-resistant prostate cancer, crpc, enzalutamide, News, Prostate Cancer, PSA, rising prostate specific antigen, xtandi