PROSTAID CalgaryCalgary's Prostate Cancer Support Group  
Monthly Meeting: Tuesday, July 11th at the Kerby Centre downtown. Dr. Linda Carlson will speak on Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery.

Research Updates

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The landscape of prostate cancer treatment and diagnosis is constantly changing. Improvements in research, technology and exposure means that new developments are always on the horizon. Below are abstracts from the most recent studies and innovations.

[+] Bipolar Androgen Therapy (BAT) in men with prostate cancer (April 18, 2017)

[+] An audit of referral and treatment patterns of high-risk prostate cancer patients in Alberta (February 25, 2017)

[+] Assessing guideline impact on referral patterns of postprostatectomy patients to radiation oncologists (February 25, 2017)

[+] Advocacy, support and survivorship in prostate cancer (February 25, 2017)

[+] Prostate Cancer Survivorship: Implementation of Survivorship Care Plans to Meet the Mandate and Enhance Urologic Practice Through Collaborative Care (February 10, 2017)

[+] Using Baseline Prostate-Specific Antigen Measurements to Individualize Screening (August 10, 2016)

[+] Increasing incidence of metastatic prostate cancer in US (June 30, 2016)

[+] Weizmann-developed drug may be speedy prostate cancer cure (April 3, 2016)

[+] Controversy about PSA Screening for Prostate Cancer (March 16, 2016)

[+] Potential Prostate Cancer Treatment Developed in B.C. Gets Big Boost (December 15, 2015)

[+] More prostate patients being monitored instead of undergoing immediate treatment (February 29, 2016)

[+] Potential Prostate Cancer Treatment Developed in B.C. Gets Big Boost (December 15, 2015)

[+] PSA Response Following Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy (December 11, 2015)

[+] Prostate Cancer Control in Canada (November 13, 2015)

[+] Prostate cancer screening: going beyond the clinical evidence (October 27, 2014)

[+] Recommendations on screening for prostate cancer with the prostate-specific antigen test (October 27, 2014)

[+] Don’t Tell Me Anything Negative (May 15, 2013)

[+] Rising PSA Level in a 46-Year-Old Man (May 15, 2013)

[+] Secondary Hormone Therapy for Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (May 15, 2013)

[+] A Wife Asks for Futile Therapy for Her Husband, a Fighter: How to Respond? (March 1, 2013)

[+] Do Gleason Patterns 3 & 4 PC Represent Separate Disease States? (September 18, 2012)

[+] Impact of androgen deprivation therapy on weight gain (October 17, 2012)

[+] Do Gleason Patterns 3 & 4 PC Represent Separate Disease States? (September 18, 2012)

[+] Farming, Pesticide and PC (September 4, 2012)

[+] Autologous Vaccine Approved (August 30, 2012)

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