"Our goal is not to reduce the number of patients choosing active surveillance
; rather, the results of this study should increase awareness and efforts to ensure that active surveillance
patients are monitored rigorously," he added.
Prostate cancer death of men treated with initial active surveillance
: clinical and biochemical characteristics.
A key unmet clinical need in the detection of prostate cancer, and on the comprehensive characterization of supposed low risk lesions on active surveillance
, has been our inability to visualize the cancer on standard imaging modalities.
Based on initial management, patients were divided in 3 groups: active surveillance
, radiotherapy, and systemic treatment.
requires clear and uniform inclusion criteria.
Long-term follow-up of a large active surveillance
cohort of patients with prostate cancer.
for prostate cancer: Trials and tribulations.
The article chosen to critique is "Potential Role of Active Surveillance
in the Control of a Hospital-Wide Outbreak of Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae Infection".
This continued to drop over time with only 12.5% of patients remaining active surveillance
culture positive for MRSA at 5 years after the original positive culture.
Key Words: Prostate cancer, active surveillance
, prostate cancer treatment, decision-making, literature review, Cognitive-Social Health Information Processing (C-SHIP) model.
Results showed that active surveillance
use was more than 30% higher in men who received the GPS test than in men who did not receive the genomic test.
The study included 7,637 men with newly diagnosed localized prostate cancer who initially underwent active surveillance
and were followed for up to 12 years.