Initial treatment choice for prostate cancer doesn’t affect mental health outcomes

Depression and other mental health outcomes are similar for men choosing different options for initial treatment of localized prostate cancer, reports a study in The Journal of Urology®, an Official Journal of the American Urological Association (AUA). The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer. “However, our research identifies several characteristics linked to declines in emotional well-being after starting prostate cancer […]

Adjuvant darolutamide prolongs survival in metastatic, hormone-sensitive prostate cancer

Researchers from a phase 3 clinical trial report that addition of the androgen-receptor inhibitor darolutamide to androgen-deprivation therapy and chemotherapy significantly prolongs the survival of men with metastatic, hormone-sensitive prostate cancer. The findings appeared on February 18, 2022 in the NEJM/New England Journal of Medicine. As background, the authors noted that darolutamide therapy has previously been associated with increased overall survival […]

Three-drug combination prolongs survival in men with metastatic, hormone-sensitive prostate cancer

Results from an international, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 3 clinical trial indicate that adding the androgen-receptor inhibitor darolutamide to androgen-deprivation therapy and chemotherapy prolongs the survival of men with metastatic, hormone-sensitive prostate cancer, a disease that is fatal in most cases. The study, which was conducted by a team led by investigators at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), is published in […]

Lantheus receives FDA approval of Pylarify injection, the first and only commercially available PSMA PET imaging agent for prostate cancer

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EMA validates MAA for relugolix for the treatment of advanced prostate cancer – Myovant Sciences

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