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Updated: April 8, 2008
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Johns Hopkins have information in some of their newsletters available at www.urology.jhu.edu/newsletter.
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health magazine websites, do search on "prostate cancer"
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www.urologytimes.com (has great, full length articles availale)
www.urotoday.com (good updates and archives)
www.prostateline.com (Astra Zeneca, great science updates and slides available)
www.contemporaryurology.com (good information source)
http://prostate-cancer.org (good information source)
www.cancer.prostate-help.org/download/jhnomo.pdf (a nomogram chart and amazing research article)
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Questions to ask your doctor during all stages of evaluation and treatment:
Comprehensive Profiling Tool: An on-line tool to profile your specific condition and explain various treatment options as they relate to you. You’ll need to do a free registration first. The tool may be used before and after treatment to provide additional information.
Complete 2007 American Urologic Association Patient Guidelines for doctors evaluating and treating prostate cancer (very interesting):
http://www.auanet.org/guidelines/ - additional patient guides and doctor guidelines
Some prostate cancer news:
Comprehensive national U.S. government guidelines repository (huge resource!, search on “prostate cancer” and type the double quotes in the search box):
Some information sites for those considering robotic prostatectomy:
Complete video of actual laparoscopic surgery: (don’t watch if you get queasy, my wife watched it first for me)
For those having longer-term needs in managing incontinence:
General information site: http://www.psa-rising.com
Good info on this organization’s cancer treatment options:
Cancer Treatment Centers of Americas http://www.cancercenter.com/
This link is from the University of Michigan:
Instructions For Care Following Conventional Prostatectomy/Robotic Prostatectomy
Center for Prostate Disease Research - CPDR (gov't funded):
See the PATIENT INFO link on this web site.
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An article about proton radiation therapy and includes proton vs IMRT.
Another article in PAACT magazine regarding Proton vs IMRT
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http://pca-info.blogspot.com/ (IdahoSuvivor’s Blog)
==> Nutrition guide (it's a large .pdf file)
==> List of Resources
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Ejaculatory urine incontinence after radical prostatectomy
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The Big "C" http://prostatecancerat42.blogspot.com/
Here are my random thoughts as I get a grip on having cancer at 42 (now 44) years old. I would like to inspire hope in all of you and in myself as well as to provide a place for you to keep track of me through this ordeal. By: David E ~ Overland Park, Kansas, United States
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Ric Masten’s Prostate Cancer Odyssey 1999 – 2007 Hello Year Nine
Since February 14, 1999, poet/philosopher RIC MASTEN has been keeping an ongoing account of his battle with Incurable Advanced Metastatic Prostate Cancer — from diagnosis to the "Latest Update." He keeps this unique digest in poetry, musings and medical tidbits. Updating as the war goes on. He welcomes calls and correspondence from fellow cancer fighters.
Links above ~ UPDATED: January 2, 2008
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