Epidemiology and Treatment Patterns of Advanced Prostate Cancer in Asian countries - Byung Ha Chung

(Length of Presentation: 7 min)

Byung Ha Chung, MD speaks to the epidemiology and treatments patterns of advanced prostate cancer specifically in Asia at the 2017 Advanced Prostate Cancer Consensus Conference (APCCC).  He overviews the incidences and trends worldwide, reasons for rising incidences within Asia, mortality rates compared to the western world, mortality to incidence ratios according to income levels as well as the beneficial opportunity to engage in greater communication of relevant disease information between Asia and the western world. 


Biography:
Byung Ha Chung, MD Ph.D., Professor and Chair of the Department of Urology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Gangnam Severance Hospital, Honorary president, APPS (Asian-Pacific Prostate Society)


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Access to all Advanced Prostate Cancer Consensus Conference Video Coverage

Read the 2017 APCCC Report on Management of Patients with Advanced Prostate Cancer