Active surveillance for prostate cancer: a systematic review of the literature.

  title={Active surveillance for prostate cancer: a systematic review of the literature.},
  author={Marc A Dall'Era and Peter C Albertsen and Christopher Bangma and Peter R. Carroll and Herbert Ballentine Carter and Matthew R. Cooperberg and Stephen J. Freedland and Laurence H. Klotz and Christopher Parker and Mark S. Soloway},
  journal={European urology},
  volume={62 6},
CONTEXT Prostate cancer (PCa) remains an increasingly common malignancy worldwide. The optimal management of clinically localized, early-stage disease remains unknown, and profound quality of life issues surround PCa interventions. OBJECTIVE To systematically summarize the current literature on the management of low-risk PCa with active surveillance (AS), with a focus on patient selection, outcomes, and future research needs. EVIDENCE ACQUISITION A comprehensive search of the PubMed and… CONTINUE READING

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