Evolution of the concept of focal therapy for prostate cancer.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

The landscape of prostate cancer has been rapidly evolving, and technological advances in imaging and biopsy tools offer novel approaches to focal therapy. In this dynamic environment, the role of focal therapy for prostate cancer is being shaped both by advances in technology and by reconsidering the epidemiological and outcomes data for available treatments. Here we focus on the evolution of the concept of focal therapy and its potential roles in the management of prostate cancer.

Full Text

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Tsivian, M; Abern, MR; Polascik, TJ

Published Date

  • January 2013

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 27 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 64 - 70

PubMed ID

  • 23461042

Pubmed Central ID

  • 23461042

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0890-9091


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States