Men with low-risk prostate cancer who participate in vigorous exercise—such as jogging, tennis or swimming—at least three hours per week have differentially expressed prostate genes compared with men who participated in less intense physical activity.
Men with localized prostate cancer treated with intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) experience “a simultaneous reduction in disease recurrence and morbidity” compared with conventional conformal radiation therapy (CRT), a study presented at the 2012 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium has found.
The use of preoperative magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can help guide surgical decisions that may spare nerves in men with prostate cancer undergoing robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy (RALP).
Dietary calcium intake is inversely associated with prostate-cancer risk, according to a study published online January 12 in the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Preventing Chronic Disease.
There is no evidence of a mortality benefit for organized annual prostate-cancer screening versus usual care, according to a study published online January 6 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.