David M. Nanus, MD, presented “Standard Treatment for Advanced Prostate Cancer” during the 4th Global Summit on Precision Diagnosis and Treatment of Prostate Cancer on October 3, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts.
How to cite: Nanus, David M. “Standard Treatment for Advanced Prostate Cancer” October 3, 2019. Accessed Feb 2020. https://grandroundsinurology.com/standard-treatment-for-advanced-prostate-cancer/
Standard Treatment for Advanced Prostate Cancer – Summary:
David M. Nanus, MD, reviews the approvals for and evidence surrounding therapies to treat advanced prostate cancer. He focuses on taxane chemotherapy, androgen deprivation therapy, androgen receptor pathway inhibitors, bone-targeted therapy, and common approaches in tumor immunotherapy.
About The 4th Global Summit on Precision Diagnosis and Treatment of Prostate Cancer:
The Global Summit on Precision Diagnosis and Treatment of Prostate Cancer is a multi-day, multi-disciplinary forum designated to informing health care stakeholders about topics including in-vitro fluid- and tissue-based molecular diagnostics, novel observation strategies such as active surveillance, and novel therapeutic interventions. Along with this forum’s efforts to form a consensus on the future of prostate diagnostics and precision care, it aims to create an educational and research strategy for its realization. Dr. Nanus presented this lecture during the 4th iteration of this Summit in 2019.