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Challenges in the Treatment of Localized Prostate Cancer - Srikala Sridhar

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Kala Sridhar and Alicia Morgans share in a discussion on challenges and opportunities in the treatment of localized prostate cancer from the viewpoint of a medical oncologist. Conversation includes approaches for optimizing systemic therapy in localized disease and new hormonal agents, and the ICECAP initiative. Biographies: Srikala (Kala) Sridhar MD, MSc, FRCPC Medical Advisory and Research Board...

3D Prostate Gland Uptake of 18F Choline PET CT - Association with Overall Survival in Patients with Hormone-naive Prostate Cancer - May Sadik

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Dr. May Sadik presents data from the SNMMI meeting highlighting a retrospective study in 45 patients with hormone naïve prostate cancer. The objective was to develop a completely automated method to quantify prostate gland update of 18F-choline in PET/CT images. The hope is that these preliminary data will lead to a better understanding of the relationship between this measure, the clinical data a...

18F Fluorocholine PET-Whole Body MR in the Staging of High Risk Prostate Cancer - Ur Metser

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Ur Metser a study that was conducted to determine whether integrated 18F-fluorocholine (FCH) PET whole-body MRI (PET/WBMRI) depicts lymph node and distant metastases in patients with high-risk prostate cancer more frequently than does conventional staging. Biography: Ur Metser, MD, FRCPC, Joint Department of Medical Imaging, the University of Toronto Related Content: 18F-Fluorocholine PET Whole-Bo...

68Ga PSMA 11 PET MRI in Intermediate and High Risk Prostate Cancer - Claudia Zacharias

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Claudia Zacharias presents Gallium 6 PSMA-11 PET/MR Imaging in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Intermediate- or High-Risk Prostate Cancer, a pilot study evaluating the detection rate for the initial diagnosis of prostate cancer and the metastatic spread for patients in the intermediate and high-risk prostate cancer risk category using 68 Ga-PSMA-11 PET/MR. She reviews the potential role of 68 Ga-PSM...

A Review of Imaging Modalities in Prostate Cancer - Peter Pinto

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(Length of Interview: 17 min) Peter Pinto highlights the paradigm shift to the use of new imaging technology for a more accurate diagnosis of prostate cancer. Targeted MRI/Ultrasound (MR/US) guided biopsy vs TRUS biopsy, full body imaging options such as PET, and Axumin® (fluciclovine F 18) as a staging tool, with mention of metabolic and focal imaging are part of this comprehensive interview. As...

Effectiveness of Radical Prostatectomy with Adjuvant Radiotherapy versus Radiotherapy Plus ADT for Men with Advanced Prostate Cancer - Tom Keane

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(Length of video: 9 min) Tom Keane reviews an article entitled, “Comparative Effectiveness of Radical Prostatectomy with Adjuvant Radiotherapy versus Radiotherapy Plus Androgen Deprivation Therapy for Men with Advanced Prostate Cancer”. Men with locally advanced prostate cancer or regionally advanced prostate cancer treated initially with radical prostatectomy plus radiation had a lower risk of pr...

ENZADA, A Phase II Trial of Enzalutamide, Docetaxel, and Androgen Deprivation in Patients with Metastatic Hormone Sensitive Prostate Cancer - Earle Burgess

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(Length of Discussion: 12 min) Alicia Morgans and Earle Burgess discuss the details of the investigator-initiated trial called ENZADA. They discuss the “why” behind the design of this Phase II trial. Their desire is to understand whether or not triplicate therapy with ADT, plus docetaxel, plus a next gen endocrine agent will further improve outcome over either agent alone in this patient populatio...

Duration of Androgen Deprivation Therapy in High-risk Prostate Cancer: A Randomized Phase III Trial - Fred Saad

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Alicia Morgans and Fred Saad dialogue about the details of this phase 3 trial by the Quebec Cooperative Group of Radiation Oncologists in patients with high-risk localized prostate cancer. The aim of this superiority randomized trial was to compare outcomes of RT combined with either 36 or 18 months of ADT. Biographies: Fred Saad, MD FRCS Professor and Chief of Urologic Oncology, University of Mon...

Assessment of Simplified Methods for Quantification of 18F FDHT Uptake Scans in Patients with Metastasized Castrate-Resistant Prostate Cancer - Gem Kramer

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(Length of Presentation: 8 min) This presentation represents a study performed to assess if [18F]FDHT PET/CT could be a valuable imaging biomarker in patients with prostate cancer. Biographies: Gem Kramer, Radiology and Nuclear Medicine VU University Medical Center Amsterdam the Netherlands Read the Full Video Transcript {article title="assessment-of-simplified-methods-for-quantification-of-18f-fd...

Genetic Screening for Patients with Prostate Cancer - Todd Morgan

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Todd Morgan shares the unique program that he and his GU team at the University of Michigan have implemented in an effort to gain a better understanding of the genetics and genomics involved with progression in prostate cancer. Biographies: Todd M. Morgan, M.D. is a urological surgeon specializing in the treatment of genitourinary malignancies and an Associate Professor of Urology and has been at...
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