Obesity-prostate Ca link is multifactorial, complex
- Obesity and PCa Risk. Uzzo, Robert G. // Renal & Urology News;Nov2012, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p3
The article presents information on the growing concern over obesity among Americans and the risk of prostate cancer (PCa).
- Association between diabetes, prostate cancer aggressiveness varied by race, obesity. // Hem/Onc Today;2/10/2010, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p23
The article discusses research on the role of race, obesity, and insulin in prostate cancer aggressiveness, that references a study by J. Jayachandran and colleagues published in a 2010 issue of "Cancer Epidemiological Biomarkers and Prevention."
- Increase in obesity since 1980 has affected U.S. prostate cancer mortality rates. // Hem/Onc Today;4/25/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 8, p15
The article focuses on a study which examined how the increase in obesity has affected prostate cancer trends in the U.S.
- Higher PSM Rate Found in Obese Men after RALP. // Renal & Urology News;Apr2010, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p35
The article presents a study, conducted by a team at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which shows that obesity is related with higher positive surgical margin (PSM) rates after prostate cancer's (PCa) robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy (RALP).
- The search for prostate cancer risk factors continues. // Life Extension;Jul2003, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p20
Reports that researchers around the globe are continuing their quest to identify what classes of men are most at risk for prostate cancer. Role of diet in the disease's development; Links of obesity to an increased risk of prostate cancer; Connection between higher calorie intake and increased...
- PSM Rate Higher in Obese Men with pT3/pT4 PCa. // Renal & Urology News;Apr2010, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p35
The article presents a study conducted by a team at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which shows that obesity is related with higher positive surgical margin (PSM) rates after prostate cancer's robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy (RALP).
- Obesity Linked to the Return of Prostate Cancer. Reilly, Jennifer; Barnard, Neal D. // Good Medicine;Spring2006, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p17
Discusses research done on the link between obesity and development of prostate cancer. Reference to a study by W. W. Bassett et al published in a 2005 issue of "Urology"; Participants of the study; Significance of the study's results.
- Obesity Does Not Alter RALP Outcomes, Study Shows. // Renal & Urology News;Jun2010, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p32
The article reports on the findings of a study regarding the association of obesity and the outcomes of robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy (RALP) in patients with prostate cancer in the U.S.
- Obesity increased risk for prostate cancer progression. Costa, Samantha; Foster, Melissa // Endocrine Today;Nov2012, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p52
The article reports on a study which found that obesity is associated with an increased risk for prostate cancer progression.