The role of surgery in high-risk localised prostate cancer
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Keywords: high-risk prostate cancer, radical prostatectomy, radical radiotherapy
Authors: Vincent J. Gnanapragasam, Malcolm D. Mason, Greg L. Shaw, David E. Neal
Corresponding Author: Vincent J. Gnanapragasam
After reading this paper you will be able to:
- To understand the incidence and classification of high risk localised prostate cancer
- To understand the current data on outcomes from surgery and radiotherapy for this group of patients and the role of multimodal therapy.
- To understand the issues and controversies in deciding optimal management for these patients and the critical need for a comparative trial.
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