Active Surveillance for Very Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Is Still Underutilized

Active Surveillance for Very Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Is Still Underutilized
While patients with very low-risk prostate cancer may be treated with active surveillance (AS), reducing over-treatment and treatment-related complications, a new study shows that only one in four patients in this group actually opt for this treatment. Despite this low figure, however, the use of AS has nearly tripled from 2010 to 2013. The study, “Trends

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