Category Archives: Treatments for Prostate Cancer

Category includes local and systemic treatments

Theranostics with Dr. Ebrahim Delpassant

Dr. Ebrahim Delpassand from Excel Diagnostics being interviewed by Dr. Israel Barken , the medical director of Prostate Cancer Research and Education Foundation. The topic is Theranostics- Combining diagnostic test with therapy as one intervention. For Questions , you can … Continue reading

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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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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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Enzalutamide monotherapy in Hormone-Naïve Prostate Cancer

Enzalutamide Monotherapy in Hormone Naïve Prostate Cancer.

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Cryo Immuno Therapy Part 3

Part 3 of the lecture about Cryo Immune Therapy given by Dr. Israel  Barken from the Prostate Research and Education Foundation.  Dr. Barken describes Cryo immunotherapy. The reasons why there are no consistent immune response after cryoablation are discussed.  Suggestions for … Continue reading

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Cryo Immunotherapy Part 2

Part 2 of the lecture about Cryo Immune Therapy given by Dr. Israel  Barken from the Prostate Research and Education Foundation.  Dr. Barken describes Cryo immunotherapy. The reasons why there are no consistent immune response after cryoablation are discussed.  Suggestions … Continue reading

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