Improving decisions for men with prostate cancer: translational outcomes research.

@article{Bergman2010ImprovingDF,
  title={Improving decisions for men with prostate cancer: translational outcomes research.},
  author={Jonathan Bergman and Lorna Kwan and Mark S. Litwin},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2010},
  volume={183 6},
  pages={2186-92}
}
PURPOSE We established a method to present a health related quality of life instrument in a format more readily interpretable by men with prostate cancer. MATERIALS AND METHODS Men with clinically localized prostate adenocarcinoma treated with radical prostatectomy (220), external beam radiotherapy (56) or interstitial seed brachytherapy (60) were prospectively recruited into the study. We assessed health related quality of life outcomes prospectively at baseline and 24 months after treatment… CONTINUE READING