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Temporary Seed Implant with High Dose Rate Brachytherapy

Sat 1 Nov 2003

PCRI Insights November 2003 vol. 6, no. 4 By Glen Gejerman M.D., Hackensack University Medical Center During the past decade, prostate seed implantation has been increasingly used as monotherapy or in combination with external beam radiotherapy (EBRT).1-4 Exponential growth has been forecasted so that while only 4% of men diagnosed with prostate cancer in 1996Read More ›

Prostate Seed Implantation for Prostate Cancer

Sat 1 Nov 2003

PCRI Insights November 2003 vol. 6, no. 4 By Peter Grimm, D.O., Charles Heaney, Ph.D., John Sylvester, M.D., and John Blasko, M.D. Seattle Prostate Institute Introduction Approximately 220,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2003. Early diagnosis, primarily due to more widespread PSA screening, has resulted in more patients being diagnosed with earlyRead More ›