Category Archives: Prostate Cancer

Dr. Mack Roach III – Radiation Oncology

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Is Combidex available?

More information about Combidex , please click here. New England Article about Combidex, Please see other lectures by Dr. Barentsz on our video blog

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Beneficial effects of aged garlic extract and coenzyme Q10 on vascular elasticity and endothelial function

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Empiric antibiotics for elevated PSA

Empiric antibiotics for an elevated prostate-specific antigen (PSA) level: a randomised, prospective, controlled multi-institutional trial. Abstract – BJU Int. 2013,Nov;112(7):925-9.  Citation on PubMed Abstract discussed by Dr. Israel Barken , the Medical Director of the Prostate Cancer Research and Education … Continue reading

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PSA Response to Neoadjuvant Androgen Deprivation Therapy iIs a Strong Predictor of Survival

PSA Response to Neoadjuvant Androgen Deprivation Therapy Is a Strong Independent Predictor of Survival in High-Risk Prostate Cancer in the Dose-Escalated Radiation Therapy Era

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Adenovirus/PSA Vaccine

Question of the week: Is there is a vaccine protocol available for early stage prostate cancer yet? This week on the video blog, Dr. Barken will present a Clinical Trial: Phase II Study of Adenovirus/PSA Vaccine in Men With Recurrent … Continue reading

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Risk of Colorectal Cancer in Men with Prostate Cancer – Prevention is Key: Had a Colonoscopy Lately?- PatientPower Presentation

Study: Prostate cancer treatment linked to higher rate of colon cancer http://www2.med.umich.edu/prmc/media/newsroom/details.cfm?ID=1828 Article: Risk of colorectal cancer in men on long-term androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer Jour Natl Cancer Institute Click here to view your video Prevention is Key: Had … Continue reading

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Optimizing Sexual Function for Prostate Cancer Patients

Click here to view your video This week, watch the lecture by Dr. John Mulhall about Optimizing Sexual Function Outcomes for prostate cancer patients following treatment.  The oral portion of this video presentation will be broadcast on Ask Dr. Barken Telephone  … Continue reading

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Dr. Duke Bahn update about Active Surveilance and Focal Cryotherapy.

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RISING PSA AND THE USE OF PROSCAR

For the Ask Dr Barken Call In Show on Tuesday, Jan. 8th at 6pm Pacific- Dial 1-877-727-3301 to hear the program and speak with Dr. Barken.  You may leave a question before the show by dialing the same number and recording … Continue reading

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