Prostate Cancer And Prostatic Diseases

(ISSN 1476-5608)

Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases covers all aspects of prostatic diseases, in particular prostate cancer, the subject of intensive basic and clinical research world-wide. The journal also reports on exciting new developments being made in diagnosis, surgery, radiotherapy, drug discovery and medical management.

Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases is of interest to surgeons, oncologists and clinicians treating patients and to those involved in research into diseases of the prostate. The journal covers the three main areas - prostate cancer, male LUTS and prostatitis.

Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases publishes original research articles, reviews, topical comment and critical appraisals of scientific meetings and the latest books. The journal also contains a calendar of forthcoming scientific meetings. The Editors and a distinguished Editorial Board ensure that submitted articles receive fast and efficient attention and are refereed to the highest possible scientific standard. A fast track system is available for topical articles of particular significance.

The following is a non-exhaustive list of the general topics covered by Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases:

Alternative therapies


Anti-sense oligonucleotides against growth factors


Conformal radiotherapy

Conformal radiotherapy

Cyclotron fast neutron treatment

Enhancing the results of radical prostatectomy

Epidemiology of prostate cancer and prostatic diseases

Familial prostate cancer

Free to total PSA

Gene therapy for prostate cancer

Genetic basis for prostate cancer Hormone-related disease

How significant is PSA-detected disease?

Intermittent antiandrogen therapy

Mechanisms of tumour invasion in prostate cancer

Medical and surgical therapies for male LUTS

Medical therapy for male LUTS: the road ahead

Natural history of prostate cancer and prostatic diseases

Nutrition in prostate cancer and prostatic diseases

Photodynamic therapy

Prognostic markers

Prostate cancer and potency and impotence

Prostatic intra-epithelial neoplasia - an important precursor of cancer

Prostatitis: quo vadis?

Quality of life issues

Racial issues in prostate cancer

Recurrence after radical prostatectomy

Reproducibility (test-retest reliability) of investigations for prostatic diseases

Reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction to detect circulating mRNA for PSA

Role of differentiation therapy

Screening for prostate cancer

Staging of prostate cancer: beyond conventional imaging

The magic bullet - use of PSA promotor gene to target gene therapy

Utility of ultrasensitive PSA assays


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  • inżynieria biomedyczna
  • biologia medyczna
  • nauki farmaceutyczne
  • nauki medyczne
  • nauki o zdrowiu
  • biotechnologia
  • nauki biologiczne