Active Surveillance for Localized Prostate Cancer

A New Paradigm for Clinical Management

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ISBN: 978-1-61779-911-2 (Print) 978-1-61779-912-9 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-7

    The Problem of Cancer Overdiagnosis and Overtreatment

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    Pages 9-21

    Patient Selection for Active Surveillance

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    Pages 23-34

    Predicting High-Risk Disease Using Tissue Biomarkers

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    Pages 35-54

    Predicting High-Risk Disease Using Serum and DNA Biomarkers

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    Pages 55-65

    Triggers for Intervention in Men on Surveillance

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    Pages 67-80

    The Role of MRI in Active Surveillance

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    Pages 81-94

    Active Surveillance: The European Experience

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    Pages 95-105

    Active Surveillance: The Canadian Experience

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    Pages 107-119

    Psychosocial Aspects of AS

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    Pages 121-129

    Statistical Considerations for Patient Selection and Triggers for Intervention in Active Surveillance

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    Pages 131-137

    Interpreting PSA Kinetics Using GLMM Technique

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    Pages 139-152

    The Potential Benefits of Diet and Physical Activity Among Active Surveillance Patients with Low-Burden Prostate Cancer

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    Pages 153-156

    The Role of 5α-Reductase Inhibitors (5-ARIs) in Expectant Management of Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

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    Pages 157-168

    Urologists’ Opinion on Active Surveillance: USA Versus the Netherlands

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    Pages 169-172

    Clinical “Pearls” in Managing Patients on Surveillance

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    Pages 173-178

    Active Surveillance, Focal Therapy, and the Future

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    Pages 179-185

    The Economics of Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer

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    Pages 187-199

    The Future of Active Surveillance

  20. Back Matter

    Pages 201-208