In patients with early prostate cancer, is surgery better than watchful waiting?

Alibhai, Shabbir M. H.; Gogov, Sven
June 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/21/2005, Vol. 172 Issue 13, p1682
Academic Journal
Discusses research being done on comparing radical prostatectomy versus watchful waiting in early prostate cancer. Reference to a study by A. Bill-Axelson, L. Holmberg et al published in the 2005 issue of "New England Journal of Medicine"; Strategies commonly used in managing prostate cancer; Impact of the research on managing a man with newly diagnosed early prostate cancer.


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