Treating Prostate Cancer In Elderly Men - Longer Survival

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New findings from an observational study suggest that elderly men who received treatment for localized prostate cancer survived significantly longer than men who did not receive treatment, according to a study in the December 13 issue of JAMA; however, the investigators emphasize the importance of validating these results in randomized trials.

The widespread adoption of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening has led to an increasing proportion of men being diagnosed with early-stage and low

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