Prostate Cancer Reports

Volume 2 Number 8
 August 2014

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Diagnosis and evaluation
Etiology and pathogenesis
Prognosis and outcome

Dusing RW, Peng W, Lai SM, Grado GL, Holzbeierlein JM, Thrasher JB, Hill J, Van Veldhuizen PJ.
Prostate-Specific Antigen and Prostate-Specific Antigen Velocity as Threshold Indicators in 11C-Acetate PET/CTAC Scanning for Prostate Cancer Recurrence.
Clin Nucl Med. 2014 Sep;39(9):777-83. doi: 10.1097/RLU.0000000000000516.
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Phillips R.
Prostate cancer: Multiparametric MRI is better than a nomogram for predicting high-risk disease.
Nat Rev Urol. 2014 Aug;11(8):426. doi: 10.1038/nrurol.2014.161. Epub 2014 Jul 1.
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Salami SS, Vira MA, Turkbey B, Fakhoury M, Yaskiv O, Villani R, Ben-Levi E, Rastinehad AR.
Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging outperforms the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial risk calculator in predicting clinically significant prostate cancer.
Cancer. 2014 Jun 10. doi: 10.1002/cncr.28790. [Epub ahead of print]
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Kyjacova L, Hubackova S, Krejcikova K, Strauss R, Hanzlikova H, Dzijak R, Imrichova T, Simova J, Reinis M, Bartek J, Hodny Z.
Radiotherapy-induced plasticity of prostate cancer mobilizes stem-like non-adherent, Erk signaling-dependent cells.
Cell Death Differ. 2014 Jul 11. doi: 10.1038/cdd.2014.97. [Epub ahead of print]
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Overall outcome

Tholomier C, Bienz M, Hueber PA, Trinh QD, Hakim AE, Alhathal N, Lebeau T, Benayoun S, Valdivieso R, Liberman D, Saad F, Lattouf JB, Widmer H, Begin L, Latour M, Zorn KC.
Oncological and functional outcomes of 722 robot-assisted radical prostatectomy (RARP) cases: The largest Canadian 5-year experience.
Can Urol Assoc J. 2014 May;8(5-6):195-201. doi: 10.5489/cuaj.2016
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Functional outcome

Petrick JL, Reeve BB, Kucharska-Newton AM, Foraker RE, Platz EA, Stearns SC, Han X, Windham BG, Irwin DE.
Functional status declines among cancer survivors: Trajectory and contributing factors.
J Geriatr Oncol. 2014 Jun 26. pii: S1879-4068(14)00071-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jgo.2014.06.002. [Epub ahead of print]
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Oncologic outcome

Diaz M, Peabody JO, Kapoor V, Sammon J, Rogers CG, Stricker H, Lane Z, Gupta N, Bhandari M, Menon M.
Oncologic Outcomes at 10 Years Following Robotic Radical Prostatectomy.
Eur Urol. 2014 Jul 1. pii: S0302-2838(14)00599-5. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2014.06.025. [Epub ahead of print]
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Hong SK, Poon BY, Sjoberg DD, Scardino PT, Eastham JA.
Prostate size and adverse pathologic features in men undergoing radical prostatectomy.
Urology. 2014 Jul;84(1):153-7. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2014.04.006.
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PCa-specific mortality

Kweldam CF, Wildhagen MF, Bangma CH, van Leenders GJ.
Disease-specific death and metastasis do not occur in patients with Gleason score ≤6 on radical prostatectomy.
BJU Int. 2014 Jul 25. doi: 10.1111/bju.12879. [Epub ahead of print]
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Lu-Yao GL, Albertsen PC, Moore DF, Shih W, Lin Y, DiPaola RS, Yao SL.
Fifteen-Year Survival Outcomes Following Primary Androgen-Deprivation Therapy for Localized Prostate Cancer.
JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Jul 14. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.3028. [Epub ahead of print]
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Gleason score

Seisen T, Roudot-Thoraval F, Bosset PO, Beaugerie A, Allory Y, Vordos D, Abbou CC, De La Taille A, Salomon L.
Predicting the risk of harboring high-grade disease for patients diagnosed with prostate cancer scored as Gleason ≤ 6 on biopsy cores.
World J Urol. 2014 Jul 2. [Epub ahead of print]
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Waliszewski P, Wagenlehner F, Kribus S, Schafhauser W, Weidner W, Gattenlöhner S.
[Objective grading of prostate carcinoma based on fractal dimensions : Gleason 3 + 4 = 7a ≠ Gleason 4 + 3 = 7b.]
Urologe A. 2014 Jul 12. [Epub ahead of print] German.
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Treatment comparison

Barton MK.
No cost or safety advantage to robot-assisted radical prostatectomy compared with open-procedure surgery for patients with prostate cancer.
CA Cancer J Clin. 2014 Jul 15. doi: 10.3322/caac.21241. [Epub ahead of print]
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