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American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Patient Guide: Hormone Therapy for Advanced Prostate Cancer


Description

This patient guide summarizes the American Society of Clinical Oncology's recommendations on hormone therapy for men with advanced prostate cancer.

This patient guide addresses the following topics:

Developer

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Funding Sources

American Society of Clinical Oncology


QualityTool Topic

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Links to National Guideline Clearinghouse or National Quality Measures Clearinghouse:

This tool is derived from the following guideline in the National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC): Initial hormonal management of androgen-sensitive metastatic, recurrent, or progressive prostate cancer: 2006 update of an American Society of Clinical Oncology practice guideline:
http://www.guideline.gov/summary/summary.aspx?ss=15&doc_id=10808&string=

History

  • Release Date: 04/2007
  • Original Summary: 07/2007
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Last updated: September 12, 2012.