Therapeutics clinic

An update on the medical management of prostate cancer

Minh Tran, Phillip D Stricker AO

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Abstract

Over the past decade many advances have been made in the medical management of prostate cancer. Various treatment options are now available to patients, nearly all of which have distinct mechanisms of action that can improve survival in those with progressive metastatic prostate cancer.

Addendum

An addendum for this article was published in the March 2015 issue of Medicine Today. The Table and section ‘New treatment options for CRPC’ in the full text PDF of this article (see link above) have been corrected.