Mental health in men treated for early stage prostate carcinoma: a posttreatment, longitudinal quality of life analysis from the Cancer of the Prostate Strategic Urologic Research Endeavor.

BACKGROUND The current study was conducted to assess posttreatment changes in the mental components of health related quality of life in prostate carcinoma patients during the two years following diagnosis and management with radical prostatectomy, pelvic irradiation, or watchful waiting. METHODS The authors studied the mental domains of general health… CONTINUE READING