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Long term harms after treatment for prostate cancer

BMJ 2013; 346 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f696 (Published 06 February 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f696

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Men who had a radical prostatectomy for localised prostate cancer reported worse urinary incontinence and worse sexual function five years later than similar men treated with external beam radiotherapy in a cohort study from the US. Compared with radiotherapy, surgery was …

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