TY - CHAP A1 - Stanislav Ziaran ED1 - Philippe E. Spiess Y1 - 2011-11-25 PY - 2011 T1 - Androgen Deprivation Therapy for Prostate Cancer N2 - In this book entitled "Prostate Cancer - Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances", we highlight many of the significant advances made in our treatment armamentarium of prostate cancer. The book is subdivided into four sections termed: 1) novel diagnostic approaches, 2) surgical treatments options, 3) radiation therapy and its potential sequelae, and 4) medical management and its treatment complications. After reading the present book , readers will be very familiar with the major clinical advances made in our multifaceted treatment approach to prostate cancer over the past decade.This book is a tribute to our pioneering urologists and allied healthcare professionals who have continually pushed forward our traditional therapeutic envelope. BT - Prostate Cancer SP - Ch. 16 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/28243 DO - 10.5772/28243 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2020-01-21 ER -