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Letters Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer: trial data meet the real world

BMJ 2020; 368 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.m519 (Published 12 February 2020) Cite this as: BMJ 2020;368:m519
  1. Santhanam Sundar, consultant oncologist
  1. Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK
  1. sundar{at}oncology.org

The National Prostate Audit figures that show apparently lower uptake of docetaxel chemotherapy should be interpreted with caution.1

The STAMPEDE trial evaluated the role of docetaxel in newly diagnosed metastatic prostate cancer. …

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