Tag: Androgen deprivation therapy

1. In a retrospective review of over 30 000 prostate cancer patients, adding radiotherapy to androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) was associated with lower cancer-specific and all-cause mortality compared to ADT alone. 2. The survival benefit of radiotherapy plus ADT remained in elderly patients (>75 years of age) as well as in...
Image: PD  1. Androgen deprivation therapy increases the risk of acute kidney injury in patients with non-metastatic prostate cancer.  2. Past use of androgen deprivation therapy did not significantly increase the risk of acute kidney injury.  Evidence Rating Level: 3 (Average)  Study Rundown: Androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) effectively creates a hypogonadal state for...