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Conclusion and Further Reading - Chapter 15

Chapter 15 - Prostate Cancer

Conclusion

Senior adult patients with prostate cancer should be managed according to their individual health status, which is mainly related to the severity of associated comorbid conditions and not to chronological age. Evidence- based medicine guidelines must be applied in senior adults with prostate cancer. Therefore, the standard and universally accepted EAU guidelines have included a specific chapter on elderly prostate cancer management. The decision making must be thereby applied according to the actual health status of each individual patient as published by the SIOG and EAU.

Further Reading

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