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Prostate cancer information booklet

Prostate cancer information booklet (September 2016)

This booklet covers diagnosis (including the DRE and the PSA test), the Gleason score and the staging of prostate cancer, treatment options (active surveillance, watchful waiting, radical prostatectomy, external beam radiotherapy, brachytherapy, cryotherapy, high intensity focused ultrasound, hormone treatment, chemotherapy and photodynamic therapy), clinical trials, side effects (sexual problems, continence, bone health), and diet and lifestyle.

Author(s)
PCaSO Prostate Cancer Support Network
Place of publication
Emsworth
Date of publication
September 2016
Pages
46pp
Price
Free.
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Format
Booklet
Language
English
Flesch readability score
51.6
DISCERN rating
Appraised and of good quality with some shortcomings.
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