Treatment Choices for Men With Early-Stage Prostate Cancer

Treatment Choices for Men With Early-Stage Prostate Cancer

Provides information on early-stage prostate cancer (when cancer is confined to the prostate), treatment options, and the benefits and risks of each type of treatment. Discusses the importance of personal preference in weighing the risks and benefits of treatment and provides a list of questions to ask the doctor.
format: Booklet/Pamphlet
written in English
for the audience Cancer Patient
last printed: January 2011
National Health Information Award, Bronze, 2007
NIH Plain Language Award, Honorable Mention, 2006
publication number: P070
NIH number: 11-4659
TX Early-Stage Prostate Cancer
38 pages
Booklet/Pamphlet format
8.25 x 10.75 inches; green
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  • Description
    Provides information on early-stage prostate cancer (when cancer is confined to the prostate), treatment options, and the benefits and risks of each type of treatment. Discusses the importance of personal preference in weighing the risks and benefits of treatment and provides a list of questions to ask the doctor.
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    for the audience  Cancer Patient
    National Health Information Award, Bronze, 2007
    NIH Plain Language Award, Honorable Mention, 2006
    publication number: P070
    NIH number: 11-4659