Author Archives: "Coach" Israel Barken M.D.

PSMA-directed EndoRadiotherapy of Castration-resISTant prostate cancer (PERCIST). A phase II clinical trial.

Theranostics for Castration Resistance Metastatic Prostate Cancer

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Metformin Reduces Prostate Cancer Growth.

Metformin Reduces Prostate Cancer Growth

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Electroporation by Dr. Ross Schwartzberg

  IRE ( Irreversible Electroporation) Michael Stehling M.D. Click picture to learn more about Electroporation in detail.

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Update-Medical Smart Chart

Dear Friends, The Medical Smart Chart program is closed due to lack of funds.  We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this may cause you.  However, with the limited resources we have and because we wish to be good stewards of … Continue reading

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Radiation and Hormonal Blockade combination for Prostate Cancer- Caution

Standard approach is to give hormonal deprivation treatment for a period of 6 months in conjunction with radiation treatment on the prostate. It is believed to increase survival according to studies. Recent study by D’Amico in the American Journal of … Continue reading

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Ten Things Physicians and Patients Should Question.

The “Chose Wisely” Israel Barken M.D., discusses the Choose Wisely program. The program created by cooperation between the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Urological Association.

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