Radiation therapy for clinically localized prostate cancer


Journal Article (Chapter)

Radiation therapy (RT) is one of the two main local treatments for clinically localized prostate cancer; radical prostatectomy (RP) is the other. The treatment options that are available for a particular patient are extensive and can include expectant management, RP, external beam radiation therapy (EBRT), interstitial brachytherapy (IB), androgen deprivation therapy (ADT), or any combination of these. © 2008 Springer-Verlag London.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Papagikos, MA; Lee, WR

Published Date

  • December 1, 2008

Start / End Page

  • 505 - 517

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-1-84628-738-1_29

Citation Source

  • Scopus