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Immunotherapy Trials in the Urology Practices - Timothy Richardson

Tim Richardson and Alicia Morgans highlight the value of participating in clinical trials. They discuss trials evaluating immunotherapies in advanced bladder cancer, including operationalizing the process for managing the potential toxicities associated with these therapies. They also discuss the ongoing trials in high-risk, non-muscle invasive bladder cancer and discuss the importance of effectiv...

Testicular Cancer Awareness - A Conversation with Scott Petinga

As a testicular cancer survivor and founder of the Center for Advocacy for Cancer of the Testes International (CACTI), Scott Petinga discusses with Charles Ryan, the importance of men to perform monthly self-exams, and seeking medical follow-up with urologists who are experienced in testicular cancer treatment if a suspicious lump or abnormality is suspected. Self-exams are the way most cases of t...

SPARTAN: A Study of Apalutamide in Men with M0 Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (M0 CRPC) - Alan Bryce

(Length of Presentation and Discussion: 9 minutes) Alan Bryce provides an overview of results from SPARTAN: A Study of Apalutamide (ARN-509) in Men with Non-Metastatic Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer - and the subsequent FDA approval of apalutamide for treatment of men with M0 castration resistant prostate cancer ( M0 CRPC). The presentation includes a review of the data on the primary and se...

Radical Prostatectomy for Patients with Oligometastatic Prostate Cancer - Robert Hamilton

Robert Hamilton, a Staff Urologic Oncologist from Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Toronto, Canada discusses radical prostatectomy for patients with oligometastatic prostate cancer. He overviews the clinical and biological rationale for radical prostatectomy in the oligometastases setting and highlights the role of novel imaging. He reviews four major PET tracers receiving a lot of attention: PS...

DNA Next Generation Sequence in the Prevention of Infectious Complications After Transrectal Prostate Biopsy - Vladimir Mouraviev

(Length of discussion ~ 6 minutes) E. David Crawford hosts a discussion with Vladimir Mouraviev on a trial regarding infection and sepsis following transrectal ultrasound-guided prostate biopsies and the use of next-generation sequencing to identify multiple organisms that pose an infection risk following these biopsies. A key finding of the trial was that based on these results, the targeted prop...

Prostate Cancer: Assorted Mortality Statistics - John Davis

(Length of discussion - 6 minutes) Prostate Cancer: Assorted Mortality Statistics - John Davis E. David Crawford of the University of Colorado hosts a discussion with John Davis from MD Anderson Cancer Center on prostate cancer mortality rate in which the U.S. Services Preventive Task Force (USPSTF) claimed was 1 in 200 following radical prostatectomy (RP). Dr. Davis took a closer look at these st...

Discussion on CHAARTED, LATITUDE and STAMPEDE Trials

(Length of lecture ~ 28 minutes) E. David Crawford hosts a discussion with three physicians who recently reported their findings from ASCO 2017 meeting on the CHAARTED, LATITUDE and STAMPEDE clinical trials, which will have a major impact on the treatment and survival benefits for men with prostate cancer. Elizabeth Kessler discusses the use of chemotherapy (docetaxel) in hormone sensitive metasta...

Immunotherapy in Bladder Cancer - Alan Bryce

Immunotherapy in Bladder Cancer Biographies: E. David Crawford Alan Bryce, MD is the Medical Director of the Genomic Oncology Clinic at Mayo Clinic Arizona where he utilizes whole genome sequencing of tumors to identify key driver mutations. His clinical practice centers on genitourinary malignancies (prostate, kidney, bladder, and testicular cancers) and melanoma. Dr. Bryce participates in commun...

Preliminary Data from the PROCEED Registry- Oliver Sartor

Overall Survival Analysis of African Americans and Caucasian Patients Receiving Sipuleucel-T: Preliminary Data from the PROCEED Registry Read the Abstract Biographies: E. David Crawford Oliver Sartor is the only medical oncologist in Louisiana specializing in the treatment of prostate cancer patients. Dr. Sartor, the Laborde Professor of Cancer Research in the Medicine and Urology Departments of T...

Genetics in Prostate Cancer - Alan Bryce

Genetics in Prostate Cancer - Germline BRCA mutations Biographies: E. David Crawford Alan Bryce, MD

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