At Klein Birns urology we believe that educating our patients helps them make better decisions. On this page we will place links to articles in the recent urologic literature or classic articles which have stood the test of time. We will update this page when new relevant material becomes available. You can click on the link below to be taken to the full article as it was published.

Prostate cancer

Long-term Outcomes and Toxicity in Patients Treated With Brachytherapy for Prostate Adenocarcinoma Younger Than 60 Years of Age at Treatment With Minimum 10 Years of Follow-up.
Buckstein M, Carpenter TJ, Stone NN, Stock RG.

BJU Int. 2012 Feb;109 Suppl 1:22-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2011.10827.x.
Comparative analysis of prostate-specific antigen free survival outcomes for patients with low, intermediate and high risk prostate cancer treatment by radical therapy. Results from the Prostate Cancer Results Study Group.
Grimm P, Billiet I, Bostwick D, Dicker AP, Frank S, Immerzeel J, Keyes M, Kupelian P, Lee WR, Machtens S, Mayadev J, Moran BJ, Merrick G, Millar J, Roach M, Stock R, Shinohara K, Scholz M, Weber E, Zietman A, Zelefsky M, Wong J, Wentworth S, Vera R, Langley S.

Radiat Oncol. 2012 Sep 17;7:158. doi: 10.1186/1748-717X-7-158.
Exclusive image guided IMRT vs. radical prostatectomy followed by postoperative IMRT for localized prostate cancer: a matched-pair analysis based on risk-groups.
Azelie C, Gauthier M, Mirjolet C, Cormier L, Martin E, Peignaux-Casasnovas K, Truc G, Chamois J, Maingon P, Créhange G.

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