Resources

Resources

On the Internet:

Prostate Cancer Foundation of Chicago
www.chicagoprostatefoundation.org

American Brachytherapy Society
www.americanbrachytherapy.org

American Cancer Society
www.cancer.org / (800) ACS-2345

American Society of Clinical Oncology
www.cancer.net

Radiation Therapy Answers
www.rtanswers.org

ICER-Institute for Clinical and Economic Review

www.icer-review.org (treatment options for men with low risk prostate cancer)

www.icer-review.org/ (main page)


Books

American Cancer Society’s Guide to Prostate Cancer
David G. Bostwick, MD, MBA, E. David Crawford, MD, Celestia S. Higano, MD, Mack
Roach III, MD. Copyright 2005, Published by American Cancer Society

The Prostate Cancer Treatment Book
Peter D. Grimm, DO, John C. Blasko, MD, John E. Sylvester, MD. Copyright 2004,
Published by McGraw-Hill Publishing


Publications

Brachytherapy or Surgery? A Composite View
Radical Prostatectomy versus Brachytherapy for Low Risk Prostate Cancer
Brachytherapy of Conformal External Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer
Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy versus Brachytherapy for Low Risk Prostate Cancer
Palladium Brachytherapy versus Radical Prostatectomy in Patients with Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer: 12 Year Experience
Brachytherapy versus Radical Prostatectomy in Patients with Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer
5 Year Relapse Free Survival in Clinical Stage T-1 thru T-3 Prostate Cancer Following Combined External Beam Radiation Therapy and Brachytherapy; Seattle Experience
Natural History of Clinically Staged Low and Intermediate Risk Prostate Cancer Treated with Monotherapy Permanent Interstitial Brachytherapy
Comparison of Tumor Control and Toxicity Outcomes of High-Dose Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy and Brachytherapy for Patients with Favorable Risk Prostate Cancer
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
Brachytherapy Experience Informs Study of Long Term Effectiveness of Procedure
Long Term Disease Free Survival in Patients Undergoing Permanent Interstitial Prostate Brachytherapy: The Chicago Experience
Brachytherapy Improves Biochemical Failure-Free Survival in Low -and Intermediate-Risk Prostate Cancer Compared with Conventionally Fractionated External Beam Radiation Therapy: A Propensity Score Matched Analysis
The Case for Prostate Brachytherapy in the Affordable Care Act Era-2015
Estimating Preferences for Treatments in Patients with Localized Prostate Cancer
Brachytherapy in the Therapy of Prostate Cancer-an Interesting Choice