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Enzalutamide and Prostvac for patients with PSA only disease after primary treatment

This very significant development could become the standard treatment for prostate cancer in the future.   Enzalutamide in Combination With PSA-TRICOM in Patients With Non-Metastatic Castration Sensitive Prostate Cancer. NIH Study- Recruiting- ClinicalTrials.gov  Identifier: NCT01875250

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Delaying Androgen Deprivation

Delaying Androgen Deprivation Therapy May not compromise Survival in Men with Prostate cancer and PSA-Only Relapse.

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Predictors for response to intermittent androgen deprivation (IAD) in prostate cancer cases with biochemical progression after surgery.

Predictors for response to intermittent androgen    deprivation (IAD) in prostate cancer cases with biochemical progression after surgery. Authors Sciarra A, et al. -Urol Oncol. 2013 Jul;31(5):607-14. Abstract presented and comments included by Dr. Israel Barken, the medical director of the … Continue reading

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Management of Stage D1 Prostate Cancer- The Johns Hopkins Experience

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Adenovirus/PSA Vaccine

Question of the week: Is there is a vaccine protocol available for early stage prostate cancer yet? This week on the video blog, Dr. Barken will present a Clinical Trial: Phase II Study of Adenovirus/PSA Vaccine in Men With Recurrent … Continue reading

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Radical Prostatectomy – Radiation – Hormonal Blockade- What to do now?

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Optimizing Sexual Function for Prostate Cancer Patients

Click here to view your video This week, watch the lecture by Dr. John Mulhall about Optimizing Sexual Function Outcomes for prostate cancer patients following treatment.  The oral portion of this video presentation will be broadcast on Ask Dr. Barken Telephone  … Continue reading

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