Prostate cancer

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Prostate cancer

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Following organizations serve the condition "Prostate cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Cancer Hope Network

To provide one-on-one support to people undergoing treatment for cancer and to their families. We provide this support by training individuals who have recovered from cancer and matching them with cancer patients currently undergoing a similar experience. Through this matching process, we strive to instill hope and to make a difference in their fight against cancer.

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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Dattoli Cancer Foundation

To raise awareness about the wide-spread incidence of prostate cancer; to provide accurate and current information about the diagnosis and treatment options for prostate cancer at first diagnosis and upon a recurrence; to support ongoing research of Dr. Michael Dattoli, radiation oncologist.

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Prostate cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

http://www.4thangel.org

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Cancer Hope Network

To provide one-on-one support to people undergoing treatment for cancer and to their families. We provide this support by training individuals who have recovered from cancer and matching them with cancer patients currently undergoing a similar experience. Through this matching process, we strive to instill hope and to make a difference in their fight against cancer.

http://www.CancerHopeNetwork.org

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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Dattoli Cancer Foundation

To raise awareness about the wide-spread incidence of prostate cancer; to provide accurate and current information about the diagnosis and treatment options for prostate cancer at first diagnosis and upon a recurrence; to support ongoing research of Dr. Michael Dattoli, radiation oncologist.

http://www.dattolifoundation.com

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Prostate cancer" returned 17852 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Metachronous triple primary neoplasms with primary prostate cancer, lung cancer, and colon cancer: A case report.
 

Author(s): Yuhua Feng, Meizuo Zhong, Shan Zeng, Desheng Xiao, Yiping Liu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jun;97(26):e11332.

 

Multiple primary neoplasms (MPNs) are rare. Most MPNs are double, and triple primary neoplasms are extremely rarer. Here, we describe a case of a 66-year-old man diagnosed with metachronous triple primary neoplasms with primary prostate cancer, lung cancer and colon cancer.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Apalutamide and Metastasis-free Survival in Prostate Cancer.
 

Author(s): Matthew R Smith, Margaret K Yu, Eric J Small

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2018 06;378(26):2542.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Metastasis-free Survival - A New End Point in Prostate Cancer Trials.
 

Author(s): Julia A Beaver, Paul G Kluetz, Richard Pazdur

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2018 Jun;378(26):2458-2460.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others.
The terms "Prostate cancer" returned 2186 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Treatment of Oligometastatic Hormone-Sensitive Prostate Cancer: A Comprehensive Review.
 

Author(s): Kyo Chul Koo, Prokar Dasgupta

Journal: Yonsei Med. J.. 2018 Jul;59(5):567-579.

 

With advancements in diagnostic techniques, including molecular and clinical imaging, that directly target cancer cells, oligometastatic prostate cancer (PCa) is being diagnosed in patients who were, in the past, considered to have localized disease. With accumulating evidence, there ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Current guidelines for prostate cancer screening: A systematic review and minimal core proposal.
 

Author(s): Fernando Antonio Glasner da Rocha Araujo, Ubirajara Oliveira

Journal: Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992). 2018 Mar;64(3):290-296.

 

Considering the importance of screening for prostate cancer, the possibility of damage resulting from indiscriminate screening and the difficulty of disclosure and adherence to the main guidelines on the subject, we aimed to identify current guidelines, look for common approaches ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The role of real-time elastography-targeted biopsy in the detection and diagnosis of prostate cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Xiang Tu, Shi Qiu, Tiancong Chang, Kun Jin, Yige Bao, Lu Yang, Qiang Wei

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Mar;97(12):e0220.

 

The role of real-time elastography (RTE)-targeted biopsy in the detection and diagnosis of prostate cancer (PCa) remains controversial.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Nivolumab in Prostate Cancer With DNA Repair Defects (ImmunoProst Trial)
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Prostate Cancer

 

Last Updated: 19 Sep 2017

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A Pilot Study of Prostate Cancer-specific Anxiety in Active Surveillance
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Prostate Cancer

 

Last Updated: 21 Jul 2017

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A Study of Docetaxel + ARN-509 in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Prostate Cancer

 

Last Updated: 13 Jul 2018

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