[Social medicine assessment of patients with prostate cancer].

Due to the increasing incidence of prostate cancer in social-medicine-relevant age groups, a correct subject-specific evaluation of the professional capacity of these patients with all stages of disease is required. A concluding assessment is only significant when based on concrete functional deficits.

Der Urologe. Ausg. A. 2016 Jun 21 [Epub ahead of print]

W Hoffmann, W Vahlensieck, D-H Zermann

Fachklinik für onkologische Rehabilitation und Anschlussrehabilitation, Klinik Park-Therme, Ernst-Eisenlohr-Str. 6, 79410, Badenweiler, Deutschland. ., Fachklinik Urologie, Kurpark-Klinik, Bad Nauheim, Deutschland., Fachklinik für Urologie, Uroonkologie und Nephrologie, Rehabilitationszentrum Vogtland-Klinik, Bad Elster, Deutschland.