Protocol-based active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer: anxiety levels in both men and their partners.

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OBJECTIVE To assess anxiety levels and health-related quality of life in partners of patients with prostate cancer (PCa) on active surveillance. METHODS For low-risk PCa, active surveillance is frequently chosen as a monitoring strategy. Active surveillance has been shown to be associated with low anxiety levels and a fair health-related quality of life… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2012.04.053

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@article{Seiler2012ProtocolbasedAS, title={Protocol-based active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer: anxiety levels in both men and their partners.}, author={Daniel Leonard Seiler and Marco Randazzo and Ulrich Leupold and Nina Zeh and Hendrik Isbarn and Felix K-H. Chun and Sascha A. Ahyai and Martin Baumgartner and Andreas Huber and Franz Recker and Maciej Kwiatkowski}, journal={Urology}, year={2012}, volume={80 3}, pages={564-9} }