Men’s Health

5:30 p.m. Thursday: Presentation on prostate cancer treatment options

July 8, 2015
 

A free public presentation and question/answer session on innovations in the treatment of advanced prostate cancer.

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Free July 9 event for men and their families: Innovations in the treatment of advanced prostate cancer

July 6, 2015
 

Two leading oncologists from the Cancer Therapy & Research Center at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio will speak on these innovations and take questions from the audience in a free public presentation on Thursday, July 9, at the CTRC.

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Version 2.0 of Prostate Cancer Risk Calculator now online, free and complete with emojis

August 4, 2014
 

A calculator to help men and their doctors assess their risk of prostate cancer, developed at the UT Health Science Center, has had a major upgrade to enhance how men and their physicians better understand a man’s risk of prostate cancer.

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Free lecture to help understand your PSA results

December 1, 2012
 

In a free Dec. 8 public lecture, Ian M. Thompson Jr., M.D., will discuss the latest information in prostate cancer prevention and treatment.

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National PSA study by local researcher stands in contrast to U.S. task force recommendations

August 23, 2012
 

PSA testing may be under fire by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, but a paper published today in the Journal of Urology by a local researcher shows that prostate cancer deaths have declined sharply since it came into regular use.

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Study shows a urine test can effectively predict high-risk prostate cancer

February 2, 2012
 

Initial results of a multicenter study involving The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio indicate that two urine-based biomarkers are associated with prostate cancers that are likely to be aggressive and potentially life-threatening among men who take an “active surveillance” approach to manage their disease.

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