Quality of life after therapy for localized prostate cancer.

  title={Quality of life after therapy for localized prostate cancer.},
  author={David F Penson},
  journal={Cancer journal},
  volume={13 5},
Given the lack of unequivocal survival data clearly favoring one treatment over another for localized prostate cancer, patients strongly consider quality-of-life effects when choosing treatment for this common malignancy. In the past 15 years, a sizeable body of literature assessing health-related quality-of-life (HRQOL) outcomes in localized prostate cancer has emerged. The goal of this article is to review the quality-of-life experience after treatment for localized prostate cancer… CONTINUE READING

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