Prostate cancer management – Selecting the right treatment for the right patient
Chair: F. Montorsi, Milan, Italy
The aims and objectives of this session are to review current best practice in prostate cancer management through presentation and discussion of case reports from patients with prostate cancer, highlighting the heterogeneity in comorbidities, side-effects experienced, and treatment options available; to discuss the risk/benefit ratio of treatments from an individual perspective and on the basis of patients’ clinical characteristics and risk factors; and to discuss ways in which patients can take control of their disease and treatment by applying lifestyle changes to manage their prostate cancer and the side-effects of treatment.
Industry session sponsored by Ferring, Sunday 13 March 2016
Francesco Montorsi12/19/2016 - 14:00University Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
How best to manage patients with advanced prostate cancer presenting with high burden metastatic disease
Michiel Sedelaar12/19/2016 - 14:05Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, Netherlands
Heather Payne12/19/2016 - 14:09University College Hospital, London, UK
What is the prevalence of CVD in patients with prostate cancer and how do we assess CV risk when deciding treatment strategy?
Alexander Lyon12/19/2016 - 14:16Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK
Francesco Montorsi12/19/2016 - 14:22Androgen deprivation therapy has both short-term and long-term side-effects due to the suppression of testosterone. These adverse effects not only...
Francesco Montorsi12/19/2016 - 14:24University Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy