Hangout on Air: Dr. Bevan-Thomas Explains Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer Patients

What is active surveillance for prostate cancer?

PCLHOAfeatActive surveillance for prostate cancer is something most men are unaware of until they are diagnosed. But even then, the thought of simply monitoring prostate cancer and leaving it untreated for the time being can cause anxiety and hesitation. It’s for that reason, on April 16’s Hangout on Air, Dr. Bevan-Thomas talked about active surveillance for prostate cancer in terms patients can understand.

In this live event, which you can watch on-demand below, Dr. Bevan-Thomas answered the following patient questions (click the question below to view the question and answer from the Hangout):

Do all types of prostate cancer need to be treated?

What is active surveillance for prostate cancer?

How do I know if active surveillance is right for me?

Personalized prostate cancer treatment options

Choosing active surveillance for prostate cancer

What can a patient expect from active surveillance for prostate cancer?

Full event:


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