More men with low risk prostate cancer are opting for active surveillance, study findsBMJ 2016; 355 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i5688 (Published 21 October 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;355:i5688
The number of men with low risk prostate cancer who opt for active surveillance rather than immediate treatment has increased in the past few years, a Swedish study has found.
The cross sectional study analysed data from the National Prostate Cancer Registry of Sweden on 32 518 men (median age 67) with very low, low, or intermediate risk prostate cancer …
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