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Stanford Radiation Oncologist Explains Radiation Therapy Treatment for Prostate Cancer
CONTENT DESCRIPTION 0:01 Introduction 3:00 Shared decision-making 3:45 Risk assessment 7:40 General treatment options 8:47 Survival and prostate cancer 9:29 Radiation treatment options 14:47 Radiation therapy explained and video 21:07 Radiation side effects 25:44 Prostate brachytherapy 34:41 PSA monitoring after treatment 38:40 HDR monotherapy Do you think this video would be helpful to other patients? Did you find this information helpful? Please leave a comment below because it is a great way to help someone else making their decision and for Stanford to add content that matters to you. For more information about the HDR monotherapy clinical trial see: https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02346253?term=brachytherapy+monotherapy&rank=4 For another video about the benefits of Brachytherapy see: https://youtu.be/Kug_z22Mrn0 Stanford Radiation Oncologist, prostate cancer specialist, and Director of the Genitourinary Cancers Program for Radiation Oncology, Mark Buyyounouski, MD, MS, explains radiation therapy and brachytherapy for prostate cancer. Closed captions available. Select options for a translation to various languages. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Buyyounouski at Stanford, please call: 650-736-0845. Learn more at: http://stanfordhealthcare.org/medical-conditions/cancer/prostate-cancer.html Visit: http://stanfordhealthcare.org

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Infographic: What You Should Know About Prostate Cancer

Stanford Radiation Oncologist Explains Radiation Therapy Treatment for Prostate Cancer
CONTENT DESCRIPTION 0:01 Introduction 3:00 Shared decision-making 3:45 Risk assessment 7:40 General treatment options 8:47 Survival and prostate cancer 9:29 Radiation treatment options 14:47 Radiation therapy explained and video 21:07 Radiation side effects 25:44 Prostate brachytherapy 34:41 PSA monitoring after treatment 38:40 HDR monotherapy Do you think this video would be helpful to other patients? Did you find this information helpful? Please leave a comment below because it is a great way to help someone else making their decision and for Stanford to add content that matters to you. For more information about the HDR monotherapy clinical trial see: https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02346253?term=brachytherapy+monotherapy&rank=4 For another video about the benefits of Brachytherapy see: https://youtu.be/Kug_z22Mrn0 Stanford Radiation Oncologist, prostate cancer specialist, and Director of the Genitourinary Cancers Program for Radiation Oncology, Mark Buyyounouski, MD, MS, explains radiation therapy and brachytherapy for prostate cancer. Closed captions available. Select options for a translation to various languages. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Buyyounouski at Stanford, please call: 650-736-0845. Learn more at: http://stanfordhealthcare.org/medical-conditions/cancer/prostate-cancer.html Visit: http://stanfordhealthcare.org

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Your Health: Targeted Prostate Biopsy
Dr. Geoff Sonn describes the process of undergoing a targeted prostate biopsy. Learn how this new technology transforms the ability to diagnose prostate cancer.
ABC7 News Featuring Targeted Prostate Biopsy and Dr. Geoff Sonn (July 14, 2014)
Geoffrey Sonn, MD, Assistant Professor of Urology, is interviewed about targeted prostate biopsy, which provides a more accurate view of potential tumors. Stanford Urology is currently one of only few centers in the country offering targeted prostate biopsy as a means to diagnose and monitor patients with prostate cancer. Visit: http://stanfordhealthcare.org/
How Targeted Biopsy Improves Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment
Patient Bill Armstrong's PSA levels increased year after year, but he ignored the numbers until a visit to Stanford confirmed the prospect of prostate cancer.

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