By Dr Fergus Macbeth (Dir)
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Serum PSA level and risk of a positive bone scan were strongly correlated. The other review (NICE, 2002) concluded that PSA level was the best means of identifying those at risk of a positive bone scan and that men with PSA less than 10 ng/ml were unlikely to have a positive bone scan. Health Economic Evaluation The GDG did not rate this topic as a health economic priority; therefore the costeffectiveness literature on this topic has not been reviewed. Recommendation • Isotope bone scans should be performed when hormonal therapy is being deferred through watchful waiting in asymptomatic men who are at high risk of developing bone complications.
However there are indications that men prefer support groups, not so much for emotional support, but to impart and receive information. Partners are perceived as the main care-giver and may experience more distress than men with prostate cancer. Partners are thought to be more avid information seekers than men with prostate cancer and while beneficial it is also known to be confusing. Partners are known to be 7 Prostate cancer: diagnosis and treatment eager to help in the decision making process, but at the same time this is also known to lead to panic and an inability to search for information.
Bayley AJ, Catton CN, Haycocks T, Kelly V, Alasti H, Bristow R, Catton P, Crook J, Gospodarowicz MK, McLean M, Milosevic M & Warde P (2004) A randomized trial of supine vs. prone positioning in patients undergoing escalated dose conformal radiotherapy for prostate cancer. Radiotherapy & Oncology, 70: 37–44. Borden LS, Wright JL, Kim J, Latchamsetty K & Porter CR (2006) An abnormal digital rectal examination is an independent predictor of Gleason >/=7 prostate cancer in men undergoing initial prostate biopsy: a prospective study of 790 men.
Prostate Cancer: Diagnosis and Treatment by Dr Fergus Macbeth (Dir)