Vascular targeted photodynamic treatment is effective in low risk prostate cancer, study finds.

@article{Mayor2016VascularTP,
  title={Vascular targeted photodynamic treatment is effective in low risk prostate cancer, study finds.},
  author={Susan Mayor},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={2016},
  volume={355},
  pages={i6838}
}
A new treatment using a cytotoxic drug activated by lasers that target the prostate halved the progression of prostate cancer when compared with active surveillance in men with low risk localised prostate cancer in a randomised trial to test this novel approach, which is designed to minimise the risk of damage to healthy tissue. Active surveillance is… CONTINUE READING