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Peter R. Carroll and Andrew J. Vickers

“Screening for prostate cancer has been a public health disaster,” announced Andrew J. Vickers, PhD, Attending Research Methodologist, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York City. At the

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Rahul Aggarwal, Tian Zhang, Eric J. Small and Andrew J. Armstrong

and outcomes of NEPC Outline treatment options for patients with NEPC Neuroendocrine prostate cancer (NEPC) is a lethal form of prostate cancer, with most patients dying within 1 to 2 years of diagnosis. 1 , 2 Pure localized small cell carcinoma

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James L. Mohler, Philip W. Kantoff, Andrew J. Armstrong, Robert R. Bahnson, Michael Cohen, Anthony Victor D’Amico, James A. Eastham, Charles A. Enke, Thomas A. Farrington, Celestia S. Higano, Eric Mark Horwitz, Christopher J. Kane, Mark H. Kawachi, Michael Kuettel, Timothy M. Kuzel, Richard J. Lee, Arnold W. Malcolm, David Miller, Elizabeth R. Plimack, Julio M. Pow-Sang, David Raben, Sylvia Richey, Mack Roach III, Eric Rohren, Stan Rosenfeld, Edward Schaeffer, Eric J. Small, Guru Sonpavde, Sandy Srinivas, Cy Stein, Seth A. Strope, Jonathan Tward, Dorothy A. Shead and Maria Ho

Prostate cancer has surpassed lung cancer as the most common cancer in men. Experts generally accept that these changes resulted from prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening that detected many early-stage prostate cancers. An estimated 233,000 new cases

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Hyung L. Kim, Marvin R. Puymon, Maochun Qin, Khurshid Guru and James L. Mohler

P atients with clinically localized prostate cancer face a wide array of management options. Treatment may include definitive local therapy. Although prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer mortality, with approximately 3% of all men

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Amit D. Raval, Suresh Madhavan, Malcolm D. Mattes, Mohamad Salkini and Usha Sambamoorthi

quality of care for non–cancer-related conditions. For example, among elderly men (age ≥66 years) with localized prostate cancer, the quality of care for acute chronic conditions is neglected. 3 Furthermore, among men of all ages with prostate cancer

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Brandon R. Mason, James A. Eastham, Brian J. Davis, Lance A. Mynderse, Thomas J. Pugh, Richard J. Lee and Joseph E. Ippolito

Role of Multiparametric MRI in Diagnosis Conventional screening for prostate cancer (PCa) consists of digital rectal examination (DRE) and serum prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing, followed by transrectal ultrasound (TRUS)–guided prostate

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Dawn Goetz

with prostate cancer. Disclosure of Unlabeled Use This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM), NCCN, and

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Lydia T. Madsen, Deborah A. Kuban, Seungtaek Choi, John W. Davis, Jeri Kim, Andrew K. Lee, Delora Domain, Larry Levy, Louis L. Pisters, Curtis A. Pettaway, John F. Ward, Christopher Logothetis and Karen E. Hoffman

An estimated 1 in 6 men in the United States will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime. 1 Although progress has been made, much still needs to be done to improve the diagnosis, treatment, survival, and quality of life for this

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James Mohler, Robert R. Bahnson, Barry Boston, J. Erik Busby, Anthony D'Amico, James A. Eastham, Charles A. Enke, Daniel George, Eric Mark Horwitz, Robert P. Huben, Philip Kantoff, Mark Kawachi, Michael Kuettel, Paul H. Lange, Gary MacVicar, Elizabeth R. Plimack, Julio M. Pow-Sang, Mack Roach III, Eric Rohren, Bruce J. Roth, Dennis C. Shrieve, Matthew R. Smith, Sandy Srinivas, Przemyslaw Twardowski and Patrick C. Walsh

Prostate Cancer Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology NCCN Categories of Evidence and Consensus Category 1: The recommendation is based on high-level evidence (e.g., randomized controlled trials) and there is uniform NCCN consensus

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Firas Abdollah, Jesse D. Sammon, Kaustav Majumder, Gally Reznor, Giorgio Gandaglia, Akshay Sood, Nathanael Hevelone, Adam S. Kibel, Paul L. Nguyen, Toni K. Choueiri, Kathy J. Selvaggi, Mani Menon and Quoc-Dien Trinh

Prostate cancer (PCa) is the most common noncutaneous cancer and the second leading cause of cancer-related death in North American men. 1 In the United States, 233,000 new cases of PCa are estimated to be diagnosed in 2014, along with 29,480 PCa