Medicine » Oncology

Prostate Cancer - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances

Edited by Philippe E. Spiess, ISBN 978-953-307-319-4, 390 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published November 25, 2011 under CC BY 3.0 license
DOI: 10.5772/2271
Edited Volume

In this book entitled "Prostate Cancer - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances", we highlight many of the significant advances made in our treatment armamentarium of prostate cancer. The book is subdivided into four sections termed: 1) novel diagnostic approaches, 2) surgical treatments options, 3) radiation therapy and its potential sequelae, and 4) medical management and its treatment complications. After reading the present book , readers will be very familiar with the major clinical advances made in our multifaceted treatment approach to prostate cancer over the past decade.This book is a tribute to our pioneering urologists and allied healthcare professionals who have continually pushed forward our traditional therapeutic envelope.