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Harvard Medical School releases 2010 Annual Report on Prostate Diseases,
Date:3/10/2010

t age 55 to 56% by age 75. Despite this, to be on the safe side, most men with elevated PSA levels will opt for treatment, frequently suffering side effects such as incontinence and impotence.”

In the past few years, more and more men who undergo PSA screening and later learn that they have cancer have opted to pursue active surveillance. This strategy involves frequent monitoring of the disease through PSA tests and biopsies—and postponing treatment until the cancer shows signs of increasing its activity. In short, these men choose to live with prostate cancer until it advances, sometimes avoiding potentially life-altering side effects for several years.
Among other things, readers will learn about the following topics not only from world-renowned experts, but also from patients living with prostate disease:

 
  • options in radiation therapy for prostate cancer
  • medications for an enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia)
  • treating erectile dysfunction and incontinence after prostate surgery
  • easing the pain of prostatitis
  • complementary therapies for prostate diseases.

Dr. Garnick, a distinguished expert in medical oncology and urologic cancer, serves as the publication’s editor in chief. He is a clinical professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, and he maintains an active clinical practice at the Harvard-affiliated Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Garnick also authored A Patient’s Guide to Prostate Cancer.

The 136-page 2010 Annual Report on Prostate Diseases is currently available for $59 from

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