Antiandrogen Monotherapy: Recommendations for the Treatment of Prostate Cancer

  title={Antiandrogen Monotherapy: Recommendations for the Treatment of Prostate Cancer},
  author={A. Sciarra and A. Cardi and F. di Silverio},
  journal={Urologia Internationalis},
  pages={91 - 98}
  • A. Sciarra, A. Cardi, F. di Silverio
  • Published 2004
  • Medicine
  • Urologia Internationalis
  • Objective: The concept of antiandrogens as monotherapy for the treatment of prostate cancer is discussed. Methods: Both Medline and Current Contents were used to identify studies on antiandrogen monotherapy in prostate cancer. We tried to analyze this database critically to estabilish whether or not there is evidence for using this monotherapy. Results: In particular, bicalutamide in monotherapy has been compared with castration in large international trials. Results show that antiandrogen… CONTINUE READING
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