International Medical Journal, Vol. 17., Iss. 4, 2011, P. 69−74.
Low risk prostate cancer – active control or active treatment?
Kharkiv Medical Academy of Post−graduate Education, Kharkiv, Ukraine
A new approach to the tactics of treatment of “early” stages of prostate cancer is presented. The capabilities of active control of the patients with this type of neoplasia are discussed. Dynamic observation allows to postpone or avoid aggressive treatment.
Key words: prostate cancer, dynamic observation, active treatment.