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Westgerman Prostate Center
Klinik am Ring
Hohenstaufenring 28
D-50674 Cologne, Germany

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Brachytherapy

... “It is therefore our duty,” continues Neubauer, “to alert the patient before the therapy to more effective but less invasive treatments, such as brachytherapy (internal radiation)." --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ...
... Suitable for those kinds of therapies are mainly modern radiotherapy methods, such as brachytherapy. Unlike the radical removal of the prostate, in this procedure the prostate gland is preserved. By ultrasound-guided ...
... adverse effects play crucial role in the selection of therapy. In these cases, brachytherapy, a special form of internal radiation, not only proves highly effective, but also results in fewer side effects. ...
Paradigm change in the therapy of localized prostate cancer If prostate cancer is detected at an early stage, surgeries, brachytherapy and external irradiation offer equal chance of recovery. Since a ...
... of the brachytherapy in Germany, he has extensive clinical experience with surgical techniques for the treatment of prostate hyperplasia, and thereby ranks among the pioneers in the performing of modern ...
... of popular studies1, in practice that this is not the case. According to these evaluations, actually older patients with localized prostate cancer receive curative therapies such as brachytherapy, radiation, ...
Organ-preserving therapies such as Brachytherapy, gain more importance in the treatment of prostate cancer While with breast or kidney tumors, organ-preserving treatments are now becoming standard, ...
Less occurrence of bladder and colon cancer after brachytherapy than after surgery and radiation The risk to develop a bladder or colorectal cancer as a secondary tumor after radiation, e.g., brachytherapy, ...
... During the so-called brachytherapy, smallest radiation sources are placed directly into the prostate under ultrasound control. Thus, brachytherapy has a major advantage over radical surgery: "Through an ...
... therapy for prostate cancer becomes increasingly more important. Today, the placement of tiny radiation sources (radioactive seeds) directly into the prostate (brachytherapy), intensity-modulated radiotherapy, ...
... therapy for prostate cancer becomes increasingly more important. Today, the placement of tiny radiation sources (radioactive seeds) directly into the prostate (brachytherapy), intensity-modulated radiotherapy, ...
... methods like internal radiation. In the so-called brachytherapy ultrasound guidance smallest radiation sources (seeds) are placed directly into the prostate. Thus the brachytherapy has a significant advantage ...
Paradigm change in the therapy of localized prostate cancer If prostate cancer is detected at an early stage, surgeries, brachytherapy and external irradiation offer equal chance of recovery. Since ...
Recent study has shown higher survival probability in patients with short-term increase in PSA after brachytherapy Patients who evidence a PSA bounce in the first years after brachytherapy (internal ...
Current results of the two-year SPIRIT-Study prove clear advantages of the brachytherapy Higher quality of life, rarely occurring incontinence and improved erectile function. The latest results from ...
Recent study has shown higher survival probability in patients with short-term increase in PSA after brachytherapy Patients who evidence a PSA bounce in the first years after brachytherapy (internal ...
Current results of the two-year SPIRIT-Study prove clear advantages of the brachytherapy Higher quality of life, rarely occurring incontinence and improved erectile function. The latest results from the ...
... are mainly modern radiotherapy techniques, such as brachytherapy. Unlike in radical prostatectomy, with the "internal exposure" to radiation the prostate gland remains intact. Through the introduction ...
... was the brachytherapy, a more refined radiotherapy method in which the smallest radiation sources (seeds) are directly inserted into the prostate. "The seeds destroy the tumor by high dose of targeted ...
... as the brachytherapy (internal radiation), it is of great advantage to have a precise knowledge about  the exact location and the spreading of the tumor. The better we know the tumor, the more targeted ...
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