Treatment Options

Articles and videos about treatment options for prostate cancer.
Taking Androgen Deprivation Therapy (ADT) for Prostate Cancer
Interfering with testosterone can slow the growth of prostate cancer but has significant side effects, including affects on sexuality, cardiac and bone health. This article provides tips and resources for managing these side effects.
Introduction to Cyberknife for Prostate Cancer
Introduction to cyberknife, a type of radiation treatment that can be used for prostate cancer.
Calypso® 4D Localization System
The Calypso® 4D localization system, often referred to as “GPS for the Body®”, is a state-of-the-art system to ensure that the radiation is precisely delivered to the target, in hopes of making the treatment both safer and more effective.
How Will You (Or Someone You Love) Survive Prostate Cancer?
A prostate cancer survivor shares the process he used to decide on a treatment plan.
Podcast from Opportunities in Proton Therapy: Prostate
Presented by: Carl J. Rossi, Jr., M.D., Loma Linda University Medical Center, Department of Radiation Medicine, Loma Linda, CA.
Podcast from Opportunities in Proton Therapy: Prostate (with Carbon)
Presented by: Hiroshi Tsuji, M.D., Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiology Sciences, Univ of Tsukuba, Japan

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Studies outline new options for the standard treatment of various lymphoma types

Dec 7, 2010 - Rituximab may be a better option than watchful waiting in some lymphoma patients, and a new treatment option appears effective for relapsed or refractory Hodgkin's lymphoma, according to two studies being presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Hematology, held from Dec. 4 to 7 in Orlando, Fla. Other research being presented will highlight new options for the standard treatment of advanced asymptomatic follicular lymphoma; mantle cell lymphoma; and early, unfavorable Hodgkin's disease.



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